Time and Space in the Temples and Pyramids

Sunday, February 17 – Saturday, March 2, 2019

Brief Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1, Sun: Arrivals in Cairo. Welcome meeting and dinner. Giza hotel-1.

Day 2, Mon: Dashur – Red & Bent Pyramids, Blue Lotus Guesthouse lunch, Memphis. Sound & Lights (Pyramids & Sphinx). Giza hotel-2.

Day 3, Tues: Giza Plateau – Great Pyramid, Solar Boat Museum, Sphinx, etc. Private Great Pyramid visit. Giza hotel-3.

Day 4, Wed: Saqqara: Step Pyramid, tombs, Unas Pyramid, Imhotep Museum. Flight Cairo/Luxor. Luxor hotel-1.

Day 5, Thurs: Colossi of Memnon, Ramesseum, Hatshepsut’s Deir El Bahari, Luxor Temple. Dahabeya-1.

Day 6, Friday: Optional Balloon Ride, Karnak Temples, Luxor Museum, Luxor Bazaar, Dahabeya-2.

Day 7, Sat: Valley of the Kings, Medinet Habu. Sail to Esna. Dahabeya-3.

Day 8, Sun: Esna Temple. Sail to Edfu. Dahabeya-4.

Day 9, Mon: Edfu Temple. Sail to Silsila Mountain. Dahabeya-5.

Day 10, Tues: Silsila Quarries & Horemheb Temple, Kom Ombo Temple. Sail to Aswan. Dahabeya-6.

Day 11, Wed: Aswan Unfinished Obelisk, Abu Simbel Temples. Dahabeya-7.

Day 12, Thurs, Philae Isis Temple. Flight Aswan/Cairo. Cairo hotel-1.

Day 13, Friday: Cairo Egyptian Museum. Farewell Dinner. Cairo hotel-2.

Day 14, Sat: Departure flights.