The advantages of using the Overseas Cruisers are really great, as this kind of cruisers allows visitors from all over the world to explore the most enjoyable destinations around the world. This cruise for example allows you to explore the wonderful site of Petra from Aqaba port. This shore excursion from Aqaba to Petra is really one of the amazing tours you can enjoy while enjoying your Overseas cruise. We are proud in fact to offer it for all our guests who wish to explore the best of our Arabian destinations.
Morning time, you’ll be met with our professional tour guide, who will join you in such amazing tour from Aqaba port to the rose city of Petra, the most representative of Jordan.
We start touring the remarkable monuments of Petra including the Treasury, the most astonishing building in the city. This amazing hewn into the stones of the cliff as the preservation storage section of the city that used to host many treasures. We will then visit the theatre of Petra, which is also hewn into the rocks and it used to host more than 8000 people in ancient times. We move on to visit the Monastery of Petra, the largest and one of the most impressive monuments of Petra that dates back to the 1st century AD as one of the oldest surviving monasteries in the world.
After this awe-inspiring tour to Petra, we will drive back to Aqaba, where your cruise is still docking waiting for your peaceful arrival after one day tour excursion in Jordan.
Upon arrival to Cairo International Airport, you will be met with GAT Tours’ representative, your best friend for the coming few days, who will help you in passing the passport control and collecting your luggage.Then, you will be transferred to the hotel in Cairo by air-conditioned vehicle with qualified driver. Arrival to your hotel in Cairo, we will check in the hotel within few minutes! Then you will proceed to your nice room to have some rest before the beginning of your awesome tour in Cairo.
At night, free at leisure on your own in Cairo, the capital, clean, safe and modern city. You can take the chance to go for a marvelous “Optional Tour” to Islamic Cairo in the Mouiz Street, where you can visit the most unique collection of our Islamic monuments like the collection of Qalaun, El Aqmar Mosque,Beit El Sehemy and other interesting places. After your free tour, you will get back to your hotel to spend your first night in Egypt before the superb coming days enjoying your holiday in the land of the Pharaohs. (No Meals)