Contemplate the Great Pyramid in Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx. In Cairo, explore the Egyptian Museum’s treasures and discover the city’s mosques, churches, and synagogues, and revel in the old bazaar’s hubbub. Fly to Luxor and sail by felucca boat to the impressive Luxor Temple. At the Oriental Institute’s Chicago House, learn about their meticulous epigraphic survey work. Then embark on a luxury Nile cruise to tour the temples of Karnak, Edfu, and Kom Ombo.
See Aswan’s High Dam and fly to Abu Simbel to witness Ramses’ colossal temple. Discuss what you are most curious about with your Egyptologist, a licensed professional who accompanies you on all excursions.
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Trip Name: Legends of the Nile
Date: Feb. 20–Mar. 3, 2018