On The Go Tours Essential Jordan & Egypt - 14 days

14 Day Tour - BEJE

Experience this 14 day tour visiting Egypt and Jordan with On The Go Tours.

14 Days

Group Size 32

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Overview

Take in the highlights of Jordan from the lost city of Petra and the salt-laden Dead Sea, to the red desert of Wadi Rum. Then wing your way to Egypt to gaze in awe at the pyramids and explore the tomb strewn Valley of the Kings, on this two week adventure which starts in Amman and ends in Luxor.

Highlights

  • Petra - explore this spectacular UNESCO-listed Nabataean city, which is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World
  • Wadi Rum - explore this vast red desert with its rolling dunes and dramatic rock formations in a 4x4 and camp under a blanket of stars
  • Dead Sea - bob around like a cork in the famously buoyant, mineral-rich waters and smother yourself in Dead Sea mud
  • Mt Nebo - take in the incredible panoramic views across the Promised Land
  • Karak - roam around this imposing Crusader castle, perched dramatically on a hill top
  • Amman - visit the ancient hilltop citadel, the fascinating Archaeological Museum and bustling souqs
  • Madaba - wander around this Christian market town, home to Jordan’s finest Byzantine mosaics
  • Cairo - marvel at the legendary Pyramids of Giza, explore the Necropolis of Saqqara and see King Tut's treasures at the Egyptian Museum
  • Aswan - visit the romantic Philae Temple and sail to Elephantine Island on board a traditional felucca
  • Kom Ombo - visit the Nile side Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Luxor - experience the beautifully illuminated Luxor Temple at night (optional) and roam around the colossal Temple of Karnak
  • Luxor's West Bank - discover exquisite tombs in the Valley of the Kings, the towering Colossi of Memnon and the beautiful Temple of Queen Hatshepsut

Itinerary

  • Day 1 Amman

    Welcome to Jordan! You’ll be met at Queen Alia International Airport and transferred to our hotel in Amman. Welcome meeting at 6pm to meet your guide and the rest of your group.

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  • Day 2 Amman

    Spend today exploring the city of Amman at your leisure. Alternatively, join our optional excursion to Jerash, home to spectacular 2,000-year-old ruins, and the 12th century Ajloun Castle which commands stunning views of the Jordan Valley.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 3 Amman City tour & Karak Castle

    This morning we take a guided tour of Amman, highlights include the Citadel and the National Archaeological Museum. We then visit the magnificent Crusader Castle of Karak and marvel at its crumbling remains as we travel south to Petra.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 4 Petra

    One of the New Seven Wonders, Petra... we spend the whole today exploring this extensive remarkable site, including the famous Treasury.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 5 Wadi Rum

    Morning at leisure, or opt to revisit Petra. After lunch we head to Wadi Rum and enjoy an exhilarating 4x4 ride through the desert to our camp for the evening. Tonight we stay at our camp, sit around the fire and take in the starry night sky.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast 1 Dinner

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  • Day 6 Dead Sea

    Opt to rise early to catch a spectacular sunrise, before we depart north to Dead Sea where we can bob in the buoyant waters. A stop will also be made at Mount Nebo, which offers panoramic views before we reach our final destination, Madaba. Ancient Madaba is famed for its stunning Byzantine-era mosaics.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 7 Cairo

    Today we bid farewell to Jordan and make our way to Cairo. Included transfers and flight to Cairo. Upon arrival we will be meet and transferred to our hotel in Cairo.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 8 Pyramids of Giza

    We begin today sightseeing at the Pyramids of Giza, one of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World! We then head to the lion headed Sphinx and Saqqara to see Zhoser’s step pyramid. Our final stop today is the Khan el-Khalili bazaar, enjoy a local coffee and shop up a storm.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 9 Luxor

    We spend this morning exploring the famous Egyptian Museum, which contains one of the world’s most important collections of ancient artefacts. Amongst the fascinating Egyptian relics, we see the treasures of King Tutankhamun, including his famous solid gold funerary mask. We then board our coach this afternoon for the 9 hour journey south to Luxor.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 10 Luxor

    Get excited! Early this morning we head to the West Bank, where we'll discover the Colossi of Memnon, the epic Valley of the Kings and the colonnaded Temple of Hatshepsut. After lunch we drive south to Aswan.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 11 Abu Simbel

    Today we have the option of an excursion to the temple of Abu Simbel, where four giant statues of King Ramses II look out across Lake Nasser. We then take a short boat ride out to Agilika Island for a guided tour of the beautiful Philae Temple. Upon returning to Aswan we visit a perfume oil emporium. The rest of the day is free to either go shopping in Aswan’s colourful souks or relax by the hotel pool, followed by watching a beautiful sunset over the Nile.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 12 Felucca Cruise

    Today we board an Egyptian felucca for a relaxed sailing trip along the River Nile. These traditional boats have plied the Nile since ancient times and, alongside watching life on the riverbanks, we stop to explore Elephantine Island. The Island is so-named as its rocks form the shape of an elephant’s back. Here we explore a colourful Nubian Village and you can opt to see an ancient Nilometer, which measures the depth of this great river. Remainder of the day at your leisure.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 13 Luxor

    We say goodbye to Aswan and journey back to Luxor. En route we stop to visit the remarkable riverside temple of Kom Ombo, built to honour the crocodile-headed god Sobek. This evening we have an optional excursion to Luxor Temple, which is at its most spectacular after dark when it’s lit up with hundreds of lights.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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  • Day 14 Luxor

    The final stop of our Egyptian adventure is the 4,000 year old Temple of Karnak. Following our guided tour we will be transferred to Luxor Airport to meet our onward flight (please book a flight departing after 2pm). Luxor has so much on offer, why not add a few days and explore more of this ancient city.

    Meals: 1 Breakfast

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Inclusions

  • 13 breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • 5 nights 3 star hotels in Jordan and 7 nights 3-4 star hotels in Egypt
  • 1 night - Wadi Rum desert camp
  • Flight from Amman to Cairo
  • Touring of Amman, Petra, Karak, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea, Mt Nebo, Cairo, Giza, Saqqara, Luxor, Aswan & Kom Ombo
  • 4x4 desert safari across the sand dunes of Wadi Rum
  • Felucca excursion to Elephantine Island
  • Excursion to the Dead Sea
  • Escorted by a licensed Jordanian tour guide and an Egyptian tour guide degree qualified in Egyptology
  • English speaking specialist guides at some local sights
  • Airport arrival and departure transfers on day 1 and day 7 and day 14
  • All transfers and transportation in private modern air-conditioned vehicles
  • Ave group size: 16 persons

Accommodation

3 - 4 star

  • Rojina Hotel, Amman - 4 Star Hotel
  • Edom Hotel, Petra - 3 Star Hotel
  • Beyond Wadi Rum Camp, Wadi Rum - Mid Range Camp
  • Mosaic City Hotel, Madaba - 3 Star Hotel
  • Grand Pyramids Hotel , Cairo - 4 Star Hotel
  • Oasis Hotel, Cairo - 4 Star Hotel
  • Aracan Hotel, Luxor - 4 Star Hotel
  • Iberotel Luxor, Luxor - 4 Star Hotel
  • Citymax Hotel Aswan, Aswan - 3 Star Hotel

Exclusions

  • International flights and visas
  • Tip for your tour guide. We recommend you allow USD$5 - 7 per day, per traveller. Tipping your guide is an entirely personal gesture
  • Entrance Fees: USD$220-240pp, paid in local currency
  • Local payment - GBP£150pp (or USD equivalent)

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Notes

Age Policy

18 years or 16 years with an accompanying adult

Pricing Information

"Guaranteed" refers to departures that are confirmed for departure. Pricing is Per Person.

Departure dates noted with a 'G' are guaranteed to operate. All other departure dates are guaranteed with a minimum of 2 persons. Prices shown are per person when there are 2 persons sharing a room. The 'Single supplement' applies for single travellers who require their own room and needs to be added to the per person price. If you are happy to be paired up with another single traveller of the same gender on your tour, this can be arranged, thus avoiding the single person supplement.

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