Day 1, Feb. 2: Arrive individually into Cairo and check into your deluxe hotel in the Great Pyramid energy field. Short orientation* in the early evening followed by your welcome dinner. (D)
Day 2, Feb. 3: Early morning visit to the pyramids plateau to experience the Great Pyramid and the timeless & mysterious Sphinx, both awe-inspiring magnificent ancient sites. Return to the hotel for breakfast. (B)
Day 3, Feb. 4: After breakfast, check out of your hotel. Enjoy an extensive tour of the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities with its over five thousand years of Egyptian masterpieces.
Later, transfer to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, transfer to board your luxurious privately chartered 5-star sailing ship, your “home” for 5 nights. (B/L/D are served daily while you are on the boat.)
Day 4, Feb. 5: Experience the incredible temples complex of Karnak. Tour these magnificent ruins, the largest ancient temple complex in the world. No one sees these temples without a sense of awe and wonder at their grandeur.
Tonight, experience the ‘living’ temple of Man, Luxor Temple. The temple’s design is symbolic of the living human body, reflecting the fact that the body is in turn a temple of the spirit. (B/L/D)
Day 5, Feb. 6: Visit the Valley of the Kings, the location of the eternal resting places of the Pharaohs. Here is where King Tut’s tomb and many more were discovered. Also, see the exquisite Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only female Pharaoh of Egypt. Begin sailing. (B/L/D)
Day 6, Feb 7: Disembark for the over 2500-year-old magnificent Temple at Edfu, the best preserved of all ancient Egyptian temples dedicated to the god Horus, the falcon-headed god. Continue sailing. (B/L/D)
Day 7, Feb. 8: Today experience the small but important site of Kom Ombo, a famous healing temple in ancient days. The temple is unique because it is in fact a double temple dedicated to two gods: Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god.
Then continue sailing, arriving in Aswan later in the day. Farewell dinner tonight. (B/L/D)
Day 8, Feb. 9: Experience the special energies at the temple of the goddess Isis, as we visit the island of Philae on our privately chartered water taxi. Isis is regarded as the goddess of medicine, magic, and healing. Isis’ Temple is considered by many to be the most beautiful temple of Egypt.
We have special government permission to be at the Temple of Isis before sunrise, when it is closed to the public. Enjoy the entire temple and island for just your group for 2 hours.
Later today, fly to Cairo and check into your deluxe airport area hotel. (B/L)
Day 9, Feb. 10: Breakfast, check out. Depart Egypt with wonderful life-time memories… Inspired, Rejuvenated, Energized!!
(If you require transportation to the airport and assistance with check-in for your international flight, please inquire.)
Note: Itinerary subject to change.
©Itinerary write up property of Power Places® Tours, Inc. 2023.
$4,199* per person includes 5 nights on a luxurious 5-star privately chartered sailing boat, first-class hotel accommodations (double occupancy) near the Great Pyramid and a deluxe hotel near the Cairo airport, most meals, boat and hotels’ taxes and service charges, gratuities for boat, hotel and restaurant staff (for meals included), domestic Egypt flights Cairo/Luxor & Aswan/Cairo, modern first-class air-conditioned bus, all transfers including airport transfers for domestic flights and site seeing transfers, luggage handling, experiential extensive sightseeing as detailed in the itinerary with entrance fees, expert Egyptologist/archeologist Emil Shaker, who will be your guide and accompany the group throughout the program, Tour Director, and seminars and gatherings with Dr. Hertogue on the boat, hotel, and on site. Plus, much more! A single room is only available for 3 nights of the tour during your hotel stays. For a single room, if available, add $543.
To register & for detail contact:
Teri Weiss, Director
International Travel Programs