View of the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt.
Distant view of the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt.
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Egypt Tours & Vacation Packages

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Walk through the Valley of Kings, marvel at the Great Pyramids of Giza, and witness the power of the mighty Nile. Egypt’s history - both ancient and modern - stands as a testament of resilience as the vast Sahara Desert surrounds this oasis of humanity. Discover the age-old secrets and new identities of Egypt when you design your custom itinerary with Zicasso.

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Temple of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt

Excellence of Egypt's Wonders Tour

12 Day Custom Tour

From $2,875

Discover where myth meets history and ancient wonder meets modern luxury during this 12-day best of Egypt tour. Private tours and high-end accommodations provide exclusive access to the inspiring grandeur of the Great Pyramids and iconic Sphinx. From the Boy King to Queen Hatshepsut and from the revered Valley of the Kings to the artisans inside the Valley of the Nobles, this Egypt tour will showcase wonder beyond the Nile River.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Highlights of Egypt in a Week Tour: Giza, Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan

8 Day Custom Tour

From $1,915

Exquisite and enchanting, this handcrafted Egypt tour showcases its major highlights in just a week of travel, from sunrise at the Great Pyramids of Giza to sunset cruising on the Nile, with fabulous historical wonders in between. Ancient Egypt’s extravagance comes alive as you hop between the icons with private Egyptologist guides, avoiding the tour bus crowds while also uncovering many secret sights lost in the desert. This is the best of Egypt for those short on time.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Sisters riding camel on the beach in Egypt

Family-Friendly Tour of Egypt: Camel Rides, King Tut & The Red Sea

11 Day Custom Tour

From $7,145

Egypt excites with its history and monuments, but the experience isn’t about connecting the famous photos. This three-destination 11-day family tour is hands-on and interactive, with private guides breathing life into the antiquities, revealing the mysterious secrets that enchant all ages. Featuring camel rides, Red Sea relaxation, King Tut, and lessons with master craftsmen, this handcrafted tour reveals the very best of Egypt from a family-focused perspective.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Rafting on the Nile in traditional Dahabiya is like a dream

Two-Week Romantic Egypt Tour: Legacy of Cleopatra & Antony

14 Day Custom Tour

From $3,355

The winds of romance flutter exotically by on this romantic Egypt tour as you follow the legacy of Cleopatra and Marc Antony. Sailing the River Nile in a traditional dahabeya for four days with a luxurious suite and a four-posted day bed on the wooden upper deck will be like a dream as you ride out to the pyramids and find yourselves alone with monuments that celebrate romantic mystique. Lounge on the sand with sapphire Red Sea waters filling the panorama for a beach escape that has mesmerized star-crossed lovers since ancient times.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt

Exploring Egypt & The Nile: A Luxury Tour

10 Day Custom Tour

From $7,995

Bask in the grandeur of pharaohs during your customizable tour of Ancient Egypt, combining museum treasures, the splendor of ruins, and the luxuries of the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence where guests are welcomed with legendary Four Seasons hospitality. Cruise down the Nile River on a five-star, Sonesta Star Goddess Cruise as you follow in the footsteps of legendary architects and royalty while traversing the Avenue of the Sphinxes. Experience the thrill of discovery while in the home of the tomb of Tutankhamun. From the colossal statues of Ramses II to the labyrinthine lanes of Cairo’s souks, the captivating artifacts in the Nubian Museum to riding a camel across desert sands, your tour immerses you in the wonder and uniqueness of Egypt.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Pavilian Gardens at Marriott Mena House Hotel. Photo by: Marriott Mena House Hotel

Signature Five-Star Egypt and Jordan Tour

12 Day Custom Tour

From $3,235

Old-world glory and modern glamour fuse together on this signature Egypt and Jordan discovery tour. Your two weeks of handcrafted vacation has you relaxing in the region’s finest five-star establishments and exploring the extravagant highlights of ancient dynasties. Enter the atmosphere of another era while indulging in modern luxuries. Bask in Cairo’s celebrated Marriott Mena House Hotel, a favorite among celebrities and dignitaries for over 150 years where many of the rooms boast views of the Great Pyramid. Glide down the Nile on a lavish sightseeing cruise, and relish the private excursions tailored to your requests. Witness Petra by candlelight, take in the pyramids, admire ancient temples, and explore lost villages. There is so much to take in, and you can find even more inspiration here.

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Grand Luxury Tour of Egypt: Red Sea, Nile Cruise & Antiquities

14 Day Custom Tour

From $11,195

Elegant and exotic, Egypt’s enchanting story blends the best of antiquity with the serenity of today. Celebrating the country’s kaleidoscope of adventures, this luxury 2-week luxury tour includes the famous experiences, from the Red Sea to the splendors of Luxor and the Great Pyramids of Giza. It also unravels the hidden side of the country, with private guides, contemporary splendor, and monuments lost in the desert. This is the grand luxury tour, enhanced with a tranquility that always surprises.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Egyptian dish Molokhya or Molokhia with rice,chicken,pita bread,green salad,crispy fried garlic and other fresh ingredients.

Ultimate Egypt Food and Culture Tour

9 Day Custom Tour

From $2,155

Experience a more authentic side to Egypt with nine days of food and culture, from contemporary Cairo to Nubian, Berber and Saharan specialities. With gastronomy as the guide you’ll discover a local side to life, as well as exploring Egypt’s famous antiquity. Expect neighborhood food tours, personal cooking classes, unusual gastronomy, and a deep insight into Egypt, both then and now.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Temple of Queen Hatshepsut beneath the cliffs at Deir el-Bahari in Egypt.

Famous History of Egypt Tour

12 Day Custom Tour

From $2,875

Egypt’s mesmerizing history will immerse you in 5000 years of narrative, from the earliest pyramids to the new library in Alexandria. Handcrafted to traverse centuries and stories, this Egypt history tour will reveal Egypt from the inside. You’ll travel from ancient Cairo to Luxor, then cruise the River Nile to Aswan and Abu Simbel, before a day in Alexandria completes your handcrafted tour.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Sailboat on the Nile River in Aswan, Egypt.

Romantic Allure of Egypt: Ideal Tour for Couples

11 Day Custom Tour

From $2,635

Evoking the enchantment of yesteryear, this romantic 11-day Egypt tour is a journey for two to pyramids, temples, oases and beaches. Featuring iconic extras like a carriage ride to Horus Temple, you’ll spend 11 days exploring antiquity, while reveling in the country’s most amorous accommodation. Just sit back and allow Egypt to impress its hand-in-hand charm.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Best of Upper and Lower Egypt in Two Weeks Itinerary

14 Day Custom Tour

From $3,355

Egypt’s evocative attractions are scattered across the desert and range from famous pyramids to forgotten temples, ancient dynasties to 6th-century cities and desert oases. This two-week vacation will explore them all with private Egyptologist guides and incorporate the both the icons and the hidden wonders. Intimate and individualized, this itinerary includes a boutique five-star cruise, excellent hotels, mesmeric history, and a seductive charm that will surprise you in Egypt.  Find more itineraries to see how many options there are for this incredible region.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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Scuba diving in Dahab, Egypt

Exclusive Sinai Camel and Scuba Diving Safari

9 Day Custom Tour

From $7,195

Escapist and enchanting, this exclusive camel and scuba diving safari will celebrate the wild beauty of the Sinai. As you cross the dunes by camel to access rarely explored dive sites, you will savor the serenity of a Bedouin camp, and dive in the legendary Red Sea sites around Dahab. Handcrafted as a private adventure, on this nine-day journey silence will reign and nature’s beauty will compel you both above and below the water. Desert and diving is where you will experience wild Egypt at its best. Explore the underwater wonderland of Egypt's Red Sea on this off-the-beaten-track diving safari. Spend a few days diving in Dahab, and travel through the Sinai Desert by camel to more remote dive sites. A Learn to Dive Course can be arranged on request prior to this safari.

This is a customizable tour. It’s simply a starting point for inspiration and ideas. Each trip is personalized uniquely for you, based on what you want, for your private travel.

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From Petra to the Pyramids: The Complete Highlights of Jordan & Egypt Tour

16 Day Custom Tour

From$4,315

Jordan and Egypt are lands of mystery and marvels, where odes to the past stand in untouched, resplendent glory. These aren’t countries just with museum pieces, but destinations that revel in the wonder of yesteryear. This handcrafted and private 16-day tour showcases all the highlights, from pyramids to Petra, sandstone deserts to medieval streets, captivating tombs to crusader castles and Roman legacies. There are even three days of Red Sea serenity to finish it all off.

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Best of Egypt Itinerary for Solo Travelers

8 Day Custom Tour

From$1,915

Fables will come alive in Ancient Egypt, where friendly local guides narrate the history and you become a part of the past. Specially handcrafted for solo travelers, this eight-day itinerary will explore the very best of the country as you will connect with the icons and the people. Travel with hand-selected insider guides and explore at the pace that suits you, piecing together the jigsaw puzzle of the past while you uncover Egypt’s vibrant present: Giza, Aswan, Luxor, Abu Simbel, Cairo.

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Ancient Wonders of the World: Rome, Athens, Cairo Tour

16 Day Custom Tour

From$4,075

From elaborate tombs to the Colosseum, iconic pyramids to the Acropolis, this 15-day tour compares the great ancient civilizations, stepping back through 5,000 years of wonder and enchantment. Connecting the original memoirs to antiquity, you spend three days in Rome, another three in ancient Athens, and then five days exploring the remarkable memories left by the Egyptian dynasties. With private guides and direct flights, it's the ultimate journey through ancient history.

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Legends of Ancient Egypt: Giza, Aswan, Nile, Luxor, Cairo Tour

8 Day Custom Tour

From$1,915

Before the pharaohs came the gods, the legends from which the greatest ancient civilization took its cue. Alongside exceptional Egyptologist guides, this private tour will take a unique perspective on Egypt’s world-renowned and little-known sites, from god Amun in the pyramids to the crocodile god Sobek in Kom Ombo Temple and goddess Hathor in Luxor. Including an opulent Nile Cruise, this 8-day tour through Giza, Aswan, Nile, Luxor, and Cairo create an in-depth exploration on Ancient Egypt and the origins of the vibrant culture and its beliefs.

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Legacies of the Ancient Civilizations: Egypt to Turkey Tour

13 Day Custom Tour

From$3,245

Pyramids majestic in the desert, churches cut into towering cliffs and ancient palaces as beautiful as they are imposing will be found across this tour to Egypt and Turkey. Consider some of the finest odes to ancient civilizations from Greek cities like Ephesus to King Tut’s tomb and temples that line the River Nile. Seek both the evocative and the enchanting on this handcrafted 13-day tour to explore the stunning highlights of both countries as your journey will include the history of the Egyptian pharaohs and the Greeks, Romans and finally the Ottomans.

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Ode to History: An In-depth Egypt and Lebanon Tour

13 Day Custom Tour

From$3,115

Both Lebanon and Egypt are dominated by some of the world’s most astonishing ancient monuments. In one country, they are world famous with pyramids, temples, and valleys where the ancient kings are laid to rest. But few people visit the wonders in Lebanon, some of the largest and best-preserved Roman legacies throughout the country. This in-depth luxury tour to Egypt and Lebanon celebrates the old civilizations, vibrant local atmospheres with modern charm and intimate sightseeing punctuated by a luxurious cruise up the Nile.

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Sands of Egypt: Mysteries of the Desert to Relaxing Beaches

11 Day Custom Tour

From$2,635

Mesmerizing treasures and contrasting atmospheres distinguish the sands of Egypt. Pyramids rise from the desert; camels cross epic dunes, turquoise waters lap against empty beaches while medieval masterpieces are scorched by red dust. Connecting poignant destinations, this handcrafted 11-day tour celebrates the marvels of Egypt’s sands, from the delights of Giza and Cairo to the serene ambiance of the Red Sea and the surreal Sahara Desert.

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Traditions & Temples of the Nile: A Pharaoh’s Journey on a Dahabiya

11 Day Custom Tour

From$2,635

Relive the journeys of the pharaohs by cruising down the Nile in a luxurious dahabiya; a golden sailboat imbued with romance and mystery. Serene and salubrious, this 11-day Egypt cruise tour connects the legendary wonders of the Nile with the charming sights of Nubian villages and palm-studded islands. You disembark into astonishing temples and tombs, float on into a realm of old-world grandeur, and recreate the authenticity of ancient Egypt.

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Ancient Wonders of the Nile: A Private Egyptian Tour

10 Day Custom Tour

From$7,995

History stands still along the banks of the River Nile as the tombs and temples evoke an era of elaborate innovation, the pyramids defy the imagination, and the ancient cities delight in the chronicles of the past. For a journey into the remarkable splendors of history, nowhere on earth can rival the sights found along this famous waterway. Your 10-day tour will provide an insider’s narrative on Egypt’s legendary icons, bringing to life the ancient atmosphere of Cairo, Giza, Saqqara, Aswan, Luxor, and Alexandria.

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Mystique of Ancient Realms: An Egypt & Jordan Adventure Tour

14 Day Custom Tour

From$3,775

Captivating legends dance across Egypt and Jordan telling of pharaohs entombed in gold, cities carved into sandstone mountains, deserts where time has no meaning, and pyramids that glisten in the sun. These two countries have an abundance of riches, from those left behind by ancient civilizations to those continuously shaped by nature’s hand. This 2-week privately-guided adventure tour of Egypt and Jordan connects them and includes Luxor, Cairo, Sinai, Wadi Rum, Petra, Amman, and all their secrets discovered along the way.

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Icons of Sahara: An Immersive Luxury Tour to Egypt and Morocco

13 Day Custom Tour

From$10,395

Morocco and Egypt, countries separated by the Sahara, bring a colorful history of civilizations of elegance and enchantment. One is bustling and bright, created by the artisans and arouse every single one of your senses. The other is desolate and imposing, ancient relics a majestic showcase of power and early mastery. Their legacies may lay in different eras, but Egypt and Morocco both celebrate the diaphanous beauty of desert civilization and this handcrafted luxury tour to Egypt and Morocco will explore the best of it all.

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More About Travel to Egypt
Egypt Travel Guide
Entrance to Karnak temple in Luxor, Egypt with alley of ram headed sphinxes
Egypt Travel Guide

Getting a genuine experience requires genuine knowledge, whether you want to explore ancient cultures, get connected with the stunning landscapes, or uncover modern gems. Equip yourself with the information that will help you create your own custom itinerary by exploring the Egypt Travel Guide.

When you are ready to begin your trip planning process to Egypt, get connected with a top specialist by submitting a Trip Request. From here, a specialist can help with the logistics and best experiences according to your preferences.

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Best Time to Visit Egypt
Hot air balloon over Asasif Valley and the Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor, Egypt
Best Time to Visit Egypt

The best time to visit Egypt is between October and April, when the temperatures are cooler but still ideal for outdoor experiences across the desert regions.

Your preferred travel goals, what you would like to see and do, and who you decide to travel with will all affect the best time for your visit. You may wish to explore the millennia of heritage exuding from the Pyramids of Giza to the colossal statues of the Ramses II with your family or wallow in the lapping waves of the Red Sea with your partner.

The following information can help you understand Egypt’s best time to visit and highlights some of the essential experiences to look forward to.

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Top 7 Best Things to Do in Egypt
Red sea coastline in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt
Top 7 Best Things to Do in Egypt

Egypt boasts an impressive array of monuments and museums, and the number of ancient wonders to explore is endless.

Ancient heritage shapes contemporary life, and sweeping desert views lead to glistening seas that capture essential things to do during your Egypt trip. 

Whether winding through the Pyramids of Giza, sampling traditional Nubian cuisine, scuba diving to find sunken ancient treasures, or searching for Coptic history, explore the essential things to do on your Egyptian vacation.

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Top 6 Must-See Places in Egypt
Pyramids of Egypt on the Giza Plateau
Top 6 Must-See Places in Egypt

Visiting Egypt is like opening up a storybook where ancient heritage and contemporary history blend into thrilling adventures and cultural treasures.

Whether you want to visit the desert expanse in search of the pyramids or travel to surprisingly famous scuba diving spots, cruise the Nile River or wander through enticing tombs, you will discover Egypt’s endless collections of must-see places.

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The Best Way to Travel Around Egypt
Felucca boat in Aswan, Egypt
The Best Way to Travel Around Egypt

Whether visiting the metropolis of Cairo, winding along the delta branches around Aswan, or setting a course to Abu Simbel, traveling in Egypt has a particular ambiance of its own, connecting you to ancient monuments or seaside getaways. 

You can discover the history and culture with plenty of transportation options that fit your preferred style and timeframe. A Zicasso Egypt travel specialist ensures that you can explore in an immersive and comfortable way that makes the logistics of transportation easy to navigate. 

The following guide offers more information on transportation options in Egypt.

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Why You Should Plan Your Trip To Egypt
The temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt
Why You Should Plan Your Trip To Egypt

Egypt is a long and lingering dream of culture, history, and heritage that can take you from ancient life to natural grandeur throughout the year to show you more than you could ever imagine. 

From the Red Sea’s surprising opulence, the preserved architecture of medieval Islam, and continued Coptic Christian traditions, Egypt is full of endless marvels in which you can participate and enjoy.

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