Day 1: Arrival in Amman
Meet a representative for transfer to your hotel. Overnight at a hotel in Amman.
Day 2: Amman (B)
After breakfast, visit the Citadel, the amphitheater, and the Jordanian Museum of Popular Tradition. Drive through both old and modern Amman before heading to Jerash to visit ancient the Greco-Roman ruins. Overnight at a hotel in Amman.
Day 3: Amman - Petra (B)
Rise early for a tour of Madaba's remarkable mosaics, including the 5th-century map of the holy land at St. George's Church. Continue to Mount Nebo, Moses' burial ground, and Kerak, arriving at Petra at the end of the day. Overnight at a hotel in Petra.
Day 4: Petra (B)
Tour the ancient Nabatean city of Petra on foot, reaching the main entrance to the old city via the Siq, a winding canyon that leads to The Treasury. Overnight at a hotel in Petra.
Day 5: Petra - Wadi Rum (B,D)
Visit Little Petra and Wadi Rum, where you'll go off road on a Bedouin Jeep tour through the Valley of the Moon, canyons, and sand dunes. Overnight at a hotel in Wadi Rum.
Day 6: Wadi Rum - Aqaba (B)
Travel to Aqaba for a short city tour, then enjoy a day of exploring on your own. Overnight at a hotel in Aqaba.
Day 7: Aqaba - Dead Sea (B)
After a free morning, leave Aqaba for the Dead Sea, passing through the Araba Valley on your way to the lowest point on earth. Overnight at a hotel by the Dead Sea.
Day 8: Dead Sea - Amman - Cairo (B)
Catch a flight to Cairo, where you'll meet a driver for transfer to a hotel. Overnight at a hotel in Cairo.
Day 9: Cairo (B)
Visit the Pyramids at Giza and get a close-up view at the Sphinx, then continue to Saqqara to see the Step Pyramid of Djoser. Overnight at a hotel in Cairo.
Day 10: Cairo (B)
After breakfast, visit the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, which contains the fabulous treasures of Tutankhamun. Proceed to the Hanging Church, the Citadel of Saladin, Mohamed Ali Mosque, and the colorful Khan el Khalili market. Overnight at a hotel in Cairo.
Day 11: Cairo - Aswan - Nile Cruise (B,L,D)
Take a morning flight to Aswan, where you'll visit the High Dam and the Temple of Philae, then board a Nile River boat for a 3-night cruise. Overnight aboard cruise.
Day 12: Nile Cruise (B,L,D)
Sail to Kom Ombo and visit a temple shared by two gods, then continue to the ancient Temple of Horus at Edfu. In the afternoon, pass through the locks on the way to Luxor. Overnight aboard cruise.
Day 13: Nile cruise (B,L,D)
Head to the West Bank of the Nile to visit the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of The Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight aboard cruise.
Day 14: Nile Cruise - Hurghada (B,D)
Visit the Temple of Karnak and Temple of Luxor before transferring from Luxor to Hurghada. Overnight at a hotel in Hurghada.
Day 15 - 16: Hurghada (B,D)
Enjoy a day of free time in Hurghada. Overnight at a hotel in Hurghada.
Day 17: Hurghada - Cairo (B)
Catch a flight to Cairo, where a driver will meet your for transfer to you hotel. Overnight at a hotel in Cairo,
Day 18: Cairo departure (B)
Transfer to Cairo airport for your departure flight.