A classy holiday that is waiting for you in Egypt the land of wonders and dreams. To enjoy a classic holiday in Egypt isn't like any other where you will get to explore a beautiful country filled with incredible destinations offering the chance to discover the oldest archaeological and natural creations on the planet in the arms of the immortal cities of Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Aswan, and Hurghada. Every second spent in Egypt is a true wonder waiting to happen that will create a beautiful memory in your mind that last forever, and here is everything you need to know about how to enjoy a classic holiday in Egypt.
One of the elements that are able to make Egypt special is its abundance of diverse destinations that is able to provide a fully classic holiday filled with tropical excitement like in Hurghada where the beauty and charm of the red sea are truly magical and historical rush in the mesmerizing cities of Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan which dates to more than 4000 years collecting monuments and artifacts from different eras.
If you want to make your stay in Egypt truly classical then accommodation in one of Egypt's hotels is a miracle that can't be missed where you will receive the most amazing service in the most charming surrounding, you can enjoy a wide selection of international hotels in all the Egyptian cities like:
|Cairo Hotels||Luxor Hotels||Aswan Hotels||Hurghada Hotels|
|Four Seasons||Hilton Luxor||Pyramisa Isis Island Aswan||Steigenberger Al Dau Beach|
|Kempinski Nile Hotel||Sofitel Winter Palace||Movenpick Aswan||Marriott Hurghada Beach|
|Fairmont Nile City||Sonesta St George||Tulip Aswan Hotel||Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh|
|Sheraton||Steigenberger Nile Palace||Sofitel Legend Old Cataract||Baron Palace Sahl Hasheesh|
In your classical holiday, you will get to discover all the history that surrounds this great majestic nation through your professional tour guide who will enlighten you with incredible knowledge and facts that spanned thousands of years. During your classy holiday in Egypt, your tour guide will surprise you with incredible information that will enrich your heart and mind with a beautiful sensation of wisdom and admiration for this incredible land.
Behind every drop of water and speck of dust in Egypt is an entire history waiting to be explored like in the heavenly cities of:
The heavenly city of Cairo is famous for holding the Giza pyramids complex but also houses a great number of Coptic attractions like the hanging church and more plus an unbelievable number of Islamic monuments such as the golden Khan el Khalili bazaar, the glorious Cairo citadel and many more.
In the pearl of the Mediterranean is a collection of marvelous Greco-roman monuments such as the Catacombs, Pompey pillar, and more plus the captivating quiet bay citadel built on top the ruins of the lighthouse of Alexandria.
All across the way in upper Egypt is the city of hundred doors Luxor one of the greatest open-air museums on earth which were the center of the biggest man-made religious temples on earth Karnak the headquarters of the religious life which was dedicated to the holy triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. At the entrance of the city is the colossal Colossi of Memnon that was moved all the way from Cairo to Luxor. The beautiful Luxor temple is the second largest temple after the Karnak temple which celebrates the harvest festival of Opet. The Valley of the Kings is the most significant landmarks which hold 63 tombs some of which are 20 royal tombs to the biggest names in ancient Egyptian history like Ramsess II, Tutankhamen, and various more. The beautiful temple of Queen Hatshepsut is an ideal example of the pure classical architectural style of the New Kingdom.
In the southern part of Egypt is a magical Aswan city which has always acted as the final frontier. Queen Hatshepsut ordered the creation of the Unfinished Obelisk that showcases great details about the construction process of ancient Egypt. The miraculous temple of Abu Simbel was constructed in 1244 B.C during by Ramses the great to honor the gods and immortalize his identity and legacy. The Philae temple of Goddess Isis was built in the Greco-roman period in 696 BC to reflect religious aspects of the ancient civilization. The Temple of the Sky falcon God Hours Edfu Temple was constructed in 237 BC on the battleground against his Evil uncle God of Desert, War, and Chaos "Set". Boarding a Nile cruise to or from Aswan and Luxor will give you the chance witness in the Greco-roman double temple of Kom Ombo, built between 332 and 395 BC which honors the crocodile god Sobek of the Nile.
Inside the heart of the marvelous city of Cairo is Giza Pyramids Complex that holds the three great pyramids of Giza created in the old kingdom (2575-2150 BC) which include the last intact wonder of the ancient world the pyramid of Khufu and the oldest and biggest statue in the world the sphinx. The finest manner to explore all the secrets of the pyramids is with a tour guide who will be the key for enjoying a luxurious and classical time among the Giza pyramids.
The taste of a classy dinner on board a dinner cruise could be the highlight of your vacation in Egypt, where you will witness the full beauty of the heavenly Nile where all the wishes of true joy, luxury, and satisfaction are turned into reality. The Nile dinner cruise offers a chance to fully experience beauty, class & magic while dining on the delicious cuisines of Egypt and observe a colorful belly dancing show with a folklore band featuring an enchanting Tannoura spin in keeping with Egypt's whirling dervish's tradition.
The culture of Egypt is very diverse and magical to ensure to put a smile on your face. The kind and hospitable nature of the ancient Egyptians will make your Classic vacation in Egypt truly majestic plus you will get to explore the native culture of Egypt in every one of your destinations and discover all the new and awesome traditions of the Egyptians. Your ears will hear new words explained by your tour guide such as " Salaam Alaykum (hello), Ma's Salaama (goodbye), Min Fadlak (please) for male and Min Fadlik for female, Shukran (thank you), Lu Samaht (excuse me), Aiwa (yes), Laa (no), Yalla (let's go), Mashy (okay), Afwan (You're welcome), Em'shee (go away)" and your eyes will witness beautiful attractions while your mouth will taste delicious cuisines like “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, Mulukhiya, “Koshary”, a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, and Kebab & Kofta, and the meat dish.
A Nile river cruise across the beating heart of Egypt is a way to feel the essence of Tranquility, beauty, and class that survived for thousands of years. Onboard the Nile cruise you will receive the finest service and experience full comfort and class while witnessing history passing before your eyes while being on MS Mayfair, MS Oberoi Zahra, MS Farah, the Nile Primuime, the Moon Dance, the Amwaj and the Sonesta Nile Goddess or many more amazing Nile River Cruises.
Class always feels different under the ray of the tropical climate in Hurghada where the allure of the red sea is reflected on the heart and soul of everyone who comes across it. Hurghada is the capital of tropical class as it holds a number of international restaurants, incredible cafes, artistic rich bazaars, sports centers, awesome spas, the coolest nightlife, and a number of exciting activities in its magical waters like snorkeling, diving, surfing and various more.
If you are looking for class then a classical vacation to Egypt is a wish waiting to be granted through our Classic Egypt tours. This piece of heaven is the ultimate destination for a classic vacation so if you have already set your eyes on Egypt then there is no one better than our Egypt classic vacations that providing the purest taste of tranquility, adventure, and class.
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