Explore Egypt's pyramids and cruise down the Nile River with an English-speaking Egyptologist for $1899 per person including taxes. This seven-night escorted vacation saves $1200 on similar packages in the market and covers travel in spring and fall -- the best time to visit for fewer crowds and mild temperatures.
This escorted package includes:
Travelers stay near the Pyramids of Giza; then embark on a three-night Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor. Marvel at the ancient temples and historic monuments along the river like the Unfinished Obelisk, the tomb of Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings, the Avenue of Sphinxes and the Luxor Temple.
Depart select Tuesdays from Toronto and Montreal through Dec. 10 and Jan. 14 - April 18, 2014. Other departure cities are available; please see website for prices.
Upgrade to a package that includes a four-night Nile cruise for an extra $200 per person.