Jordan & Egypt Uncovered

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 22 days
  • tour type Group
  • tour_type Group tour
  • age requirement 15+ years old
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  • Starts Amman, Jordan
  • Ends Cairo, Egypt
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Spend a whole day uncovering the majesty and mystery of Petra. Follow your local leader down the narrow path of the Siq for your first unforgettable glimpse of the handcarved Treasury.
  • Spend the night at a Bedouin desert camp in Wadi Rum an enjoy a traditional meal, cooked underground and served al fresco beneath a starry sky.
  • Set sail on one of the world’s most iconic rivers with an included felucca trip down the Nile. Relax and soak up the landscapes as scenes of everyday Egyptian life pass you by.
  • Unwind in the vibrant beach resort of Hurghada and take a day trip to explore the extraordinary ecosystem and coral reefs off Giftun Island.
Starting in Amman and ending in Cairo, the tour Jordan & Egypt Uncovered is a guided road trip that takes 22 days. You will be traveling through Luxor, Dahab, Aswan and 8 other destinations in Egypt and Jordan. Jordan & Egypt Uncovered is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others. Please see the package includes section for further details.

Travel with Intrepid and Lonely Planet on a 22-day odyssey into Egypt and Jordan. Wander the rock-carved city of Petra, relax on the Gulf of Aqaba, cruise along the Nile in a traditional felucca and explore Luxor. As you travel these lands of courageous adventurers, mighty pharaohs and biblical prophets, be greeted by the hospitality of Bedouin and Nubian hosts. Combining bucket-list highlights like the Pyramids of Giza with world-class relaxation by the Red Sea, this trip will introduce you to the diversity of these two nations.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT INTREPID TRAVEL
4.5 - Excellent
Based on 100 reviews
Giselle's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
4 - Very Good
  • Giselle
  • From Australia
  • On Jul 12 2019
“This was a fantastic trip run by a very fit, friendly & experienced tour leader. It was tough & hilly but a great way to explore northern Spain”
Kelly's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
5 - Excellent
  • Kelly
  • From Canada
  • On Dec 03 2019
“Lots of opportunity to understand how people live in Rajistan. Our leader was very insightful.”
Adel's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
5 - Excellent
  • Adel
  • From USA
  • On Apr 05 2019
“I really enjoyed this tour, it gives a very good overview of the country, culture, National Parks, everyday life, etc. We used a minibus all the way through and it worked very well. The local tour leader was outstanding.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Amman
  • Day 2: Petra
  • Day 3: Petra
  • Day 4: Wadi Rum
  • Day 5: Nuweiba
  • Day 6: Dahab
  • Day 7: Dahab
  • Day 8: Cairo
  • Day 9: Cairo
  • Day 10: Aswan
  • Day 11: Aswan
  • Day 12: Nubian Homestay
  • Day 13: Nile Felucca
  • Day 14: Luxor
  • Day 15: Luxor
  • Day 16: Hurghada
  • Day 17: Hurghada
  • Day 18: Cairo
  • Day 19: Alexandria
  • Day 20: Alexandria
  • Day 21: Cairo
  • Day 22: Cairo
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotel (17 nights), Desert Camp (1 nights), Beach Hut (1 night), Homestay (1 night)Overnight sleeper train (1 night), Felucca (1 night)
Meals
  • 20 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 6 Dinners
Transport
  • Plane , Ferry , Minibus , Jeep , Overnight Sleeper train , Felucca , Bus
Guide
  • An expert tour leader
Included Activities
  • Petra - Guided tour (One day pass included)
  • Wadi Rum - 4WD jeep safari and desert camp
  • Cairo - Pyramids and Sphinx
  • Luxor - Karnak Temple
  • Luxor - Valley of the Kings (3 tombs)
  • Luxor - Hatshepsut Temple -Entry Fee
  • Hurghada - Mahmya Beach Cruise ( Day trip )
  • Cairo - Khan al-Khalili bazaar visit
  • El Alamein - War Museum
  • Alexandria - Catacombs of Kom Ash-Suqqafa
  • Alexandria - Bibliotheca Alexandrina
  • Alexandria - Morsi Abu El Abbas Mosque
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Amman and from Cairo are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Jordan & Egypt Uncovered tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Jordan & Egypt Uncovered tour. You can cancel the tour up to 24 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 23 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 11 February 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 11 February 2021, a deposit of 400 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 23 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Jordan & Egypt Uncovered tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Jordan & Egypt Uncovered tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Is this trip right for you:
  • The desert camp in Wadi Rum and the Nile felucca cruise both feature basic accommodation in incredibly memorable settings. Accommodation aboard the overnight train is in two-berth cabins which convert to bunk beds. Please see the itinerary for more details on accommodation styles and facilities. 
  • The walkways around ruins can be uneven, dusty and rocky, so be sure to bring sturdy, comfortable walking shoes. At major sites such as the Pyramids of Giza, you can expect to be exposed to the elements at length, so be prepared with a hat, sunscreen and plenty of fluids.
  • Some hotels in Egypt may not have lifts, so on occasion you may need to climb stairs with your luggage to reach your room.
  • The temperatures in Egypt and Jordan can reach all extremes. Please familiarise yourself with the weather norms in the season you wish to travel. 
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • Departures will be limited to an average group size of 10 travellers to ensure COVID-19 safety for all travellers.
  • Hygiene protocols have been adopted on this tour. Wearing a mask, hand washing and sanitizing, physical distancing is highly encouraged, and frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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