Classic Egypt Highlights

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6 Days/5 Nights
From $1,695 USD/PER PERSON
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Classic Egypt Highlights

The Best of Egypt

6 Days/5 Nights

With Egypt's anticipated new Grand Egyptian Museum scheduled to open in 2020, you will be able to visit one of the most impressive treasure troves in the entire world.  The ancient mysteries of Egypt comes alive as you embark on an unforgettable journey through this land of antiquities.

The grandeur of Ancient Egypt cannot be overstated, as you’ll discover for yourself at the Pyramids of Giza and other important sites such as Memphis & Sakkara, Old Cairo, Islamic Cairo and the Solar Boat to name a few. In Luxor, “the world’s greatest open-air museum,” you’ll visit the captivating temples of Karnak and Luxor and stroll through the Valley of the Kings to the tomb of Tutankhamen himself. Back in Cairo, browse the stalls at the Khan el-Khalili bazaar and sample tantalizing Egyptian cuisine. 

Featured Inclusions: Internal Egypt flights, All Entrance fees and Excursions, Born Free Concierge Service, 24/7 Emergency US & Africa Contacts, Pre-Journey Briefing Booklet, Born Free Customized Backpack, Luggage tags, Personalized Bound Final Itinerary.  Full list of inclusions sent upon inquiry.

Please contact Born Free for an exact quotation for your trip. Each Egypt Highlight trip offers many standards of hotels. Prices do vary on your choices and the seasonality.

Journey Priced From: $1,695 per person, double occupancy

Rates in US dollars, include current taxes, internal flights, entrance fees which are subject to change

Rates shown are starting prices based on Shoulder Season

Does not include international or intercontinental airfares.

Request rate if you would like a single room

Exclusive Option: Private Egyptologist Guide 

Is this your dream trip?

For those who always dreamed of the Pyramids, Pharaohs and treasures of ancient Egypt, this itinerary is made for you, offering a quick look into the heart of Egypt. This is a great standalone destination or easily paired with East Africa. This Tailor-Made Itinerary can be created to suit your interests. In addition to this exciting itinerary, you can choose to see Egypt on a 3-7 night Nile River cruise, stay extra days exploring Luxor or even scuba dive in the Red Sea. 

Tailor-Made Itinerary: All trips to Egypt can be custom-tailored to suit your vision. Travel in the style that meets your comfort level, to the places that interest you the most at a pace that you'll enjoy. Your research has led you to Born Free Safaris, now let our Specialists tailor your journey the way you want to experience it.


  • Private Journey with Local Specialty Site Guides
  • Your Choice of Accommodations
  • New Grand Egyptian Museum (scheduled opening 2020)
  • Awe-inspiring Pyramids & Sphinx
  • Memphis & Sakkara
  • Colorful Old City Cairo Bazaars
  • East and West Banks of Luxor
  • Valley of the Kings and Queens
  • Flight and Excursion included to Abu Simbel
  • Internal flights included

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Available accommodation levels

Africa offers a wide array of fabulous accommodations - from luxurious hotels to premium camps to rustic hideaways. The accommodation can be as much a part of the experience as the destination. Born Free selects hotels and lodges based on their proximity to the best wildlife viewing sites, and also considers the property's views, compatibility with the natural surroundings, friendliness of the staff, travelers' needs, food quality and cleanliness. A trip can combine many types of properties depending on your comfort level, itinerary and budget.