Great Pyramids, River Nile, Dead Sea, Petra & Wadi Rum
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International flights from Dublin to Cairo and home from Amman.
All private transfers and internal flights.
13 nights’ accommodation in Cairo, Amman, the Dead Sea, Petra, Wadi Rum and Aqaba as well as your luxury Nile cruise.
Exclusive experiences throughout Egypt, journeying along the River Nile and experiencing the Great Pyramids of Giza.
Guided excursions through Jordan’s historical sites including city tours of Jerash and Amman, exploring Petra, a visit to Mount Nebo and a desert jeep safari experience in Wadi Rum.
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Two of the most compelling destinations in the world, the wonders of Egypt and Jordan are magnificently rewarding. From the treasures of the Nile River to the lost sandstone city of Petra, we have created a suggested itinerary that promises an outstanding adventure amid ancient landmarks and landscapes. A passionate celebration of North Africa and the Middle East, prepare for exclusive experiences from start to finish including a luxurious Nile cruise, a desert camping experience in Wadi Rum and a guided excursion to the Great Pyramids of Giza.
An OROKO representative will welcome you on arrival and assist you through the immigration process. You will then privately transfer to your luxury pyramid-facing hotel for your two night stay.
Admire the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Feast your eyes on the architectural marvel of the pyramids and learn about its staggering history. After exploring the mighty pyramids, visit Cairo’s ancient Egyptian Museum and the colourful Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
Depart for Aswan to board your luxury River Nile cruise.
After settling aboard your cruise ship, set sail to explore the High Dam and the Temple of Phiale. Afternoon an afternoon of exploration, enjoy a welcome dinner on board.
Throughout your luxury, River Nile cruise, enjoy spectacular views and visit marvellous sights.
Visit the Great Temple of Abu Simbel, sail to Kom Embo to witness the Ptolemaic Temple and transfer by horse-drawn carriage to the Temple of Horus.
Discover the Valley of the Kings with your guide.
Named the “Gateway to the Afterlife”, it is home to the elaborate underground tombs of ancient kings. The final resting place of King Tutankhamun, this is an incredible discovery of the ancient Egyptian’s elaborate preparations for the afterlife.
Witness the wonders of Luxor.
After an early breakfast, we’ll take you to Hatshepsut Temple and the impressive Colossi of Memnon, which comprises two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned during the 18th Dynasty of Egypt.
It’s time to leave Egypt behind and depart for Jordan.
Arrive in Amman, where you will spend the night in the capital. We’ve arranged a guided tour of Amman and Jerash, one of the best preserved Roman provincial towns in the world. Your guide will introduce you to ancient theatres, collonaded streets and magnificent temples.
Take a scenic transfer to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on the face of the earth.
Spending the night in a luxury hotel and relax on the shores of nature’s health spa. We’ll take you on a guided excursion to the desert castles of Quseir Amra, Qasr A Kharrana and Qasr al Azraq.
It’s time to witness the wonders of Petra.
After stopping off to admire Mount Nebo, arrive in Wadi Musa for your two-night stay. Set out on a guided discovery of Petra, a lost city carved deeply into the mountain rock. The “Lost City of Stone” was rediscovered in 1812, after centuries of lying undisturbed.
Transfer to the red desert sands of Wadi Rum.
This timeless desert, virtually untouched by mankind, offers an exceptional experience in Jordan. Spend the night in a luxury bubble camp in the heart of the magnificent Wadi Rum, enjoy traditional Jordanian cuisine.
Embark on an exhilarating desert jeep safari.
Wadi Rum offers stunning vistas, wide open spaces and fascinating natural rock structures. Visit the Khazali Canyon, the rock bridges, Lawrence of Arabia’s house and ancient Nabataean inscriptions.
Leave the peaceful desert behind and privately transfer to the ancient port city of Aqaba.
During your two night stay, relax on the sandy shores of your luxury hotel’s private beachfront. Explore the coastal city and enjoy dining in some of its best restaurants.
Transfer to the international airport for your flight home.
Arrive in Dublin.
Tailoring your holiday
OROKO Itineraries are created with you in mind and no two are the same. These can be used to help plan your trip - or we can design a completely different itinerary to suit you.
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In summary, it was a first class trip which we truly enjoyed. We have not one single complaint and in fact we tip our hats to OROKO, you exceeded our expectations. It is a great feeling when you just know everything is organised.