EGYPT & MOROCCO

by TAUCK

TAUCK

"One of the most fascinating countries on Earth, Egypt is a vast, living archaeological site whose world-renowned antiquities tell this ancient civilization's compelling story, which has unfolded over some 5,000 years... explore Egypt's historic and cultural treasures – many of which are tucked away in remote desert locations, and have attracted travelers for centuries – firsthand, on unforgettable journeys including cruises on the Egyptian nation's lifeblood, the timeless Nile River. " - TAUCK

EXPLORE TAUCK VOYAGES

Rates are quoted in U.S. dollars per person (based on double occupancy) - All rates are subject to change. Does not include international airfare

CITIES & LANDMARKS:
Abu Simbel, Kom Ombo, Great Pyramid of Giza, Valley of the Kings, Temple of Karnak, Cairo

TAUCK VALUE INCLUDES 

 

  • TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – A private tented dinner in the desert in Petra featuring traditional entertainment by sword dancers
     

  • TAUCK EXCLUSIVE – An after-hours private visit to the Valley of the Kings and King Tutankhamun’s tomb
     

  • Guided sightseeing to Jerash, Mt. Nebo and Madaba, thousands of years old
     

  • Visit to Aswan Dam, spanning the Nile
     

  • A 3-night Nile River cruise aboard Oberoi Zahra with included shore excursions to Egypt’s must-see sights
     

  • A 4x4 adventure in the lunar landscapes of Wadi Rum
     

  • A ride aboard a horse cart to the Temple of Horus at Edfu
     

  • A camel cart ride to the ruins of Saint Simeon Monastery on Elephantine Island
     

  • A boat ride to Agilkia Island to see the Temple of Isis at Philae and tea in a Nubian Village 
     

  • Guided exploration of the Great Pyramids of Giza, including the Sphinx and Solar Boat Museum, during a 3-night stay in Cairo in pyramid-view rooms
     

  • Visit to the Old Egyptian Museum in Cairo
     

  • Private charter flight to and from Abu Simbel
     

  • On-Tour Air included (4 flights)
     

  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure as noted
     

  • 33 meals, gratuities to local guides, service charges, admission fees, taxes and porterage

13 days from $8,990 pp

"Explore biblical lands untouched by time from atop Mt. Nebo, at sandstone Petra, and in ancient Roman cities surrounding Jordan’s Dead Sea shores. Sail down the River Nile on a journey that spans 5,000 years of history in the world’s oldest civilization. Visit pyramids, temples and tombs that speak volumes about the lives of Egyptian kings and queens, traveling by felucca, camel and small boat to places immortal and intriguing. And indulge in modern-day luxuries, enriched by the past, at premier hotels and resorts with views of the iconic sites you’ve dreamed of seeing." - Tauck

Jordan & Egypt: Petra to the Pyramids

Includes On-Tour Air

Land & River Journey

CITIES & LANDMARKS:
Cairo, Valley of the Kings, Great Pyramid of Giza, Luxor, Great Sphinx, Saint Simeon Monastery

TAUCK VALUE INCLUDES

 

  • An after-hours private visit to the Valley of the Kings and King Tutankhamun’s tomb
     

  • 4-night Nile River cruise aboard Oberoi Philae or Oberoi Zahra with included shore excursions to Egypt’s must-see sights
     

  • Guided exploration of the Great Pyramids of Giza, including the Sphinx and Solar Boat Museum
     

  • Camel rides at the Pyramids of Giza and to the ruins of Saint Simeon Monastery on Elephantine Island
     

  • A boat ride to Agilkia Island to see the Temple of Isis at Philae and tea in a Nubian Village
     

  • A ride aboard a horse cart to the Temple of Horus at Edfu
     

  • Visit to the Old Egyptian Museum in Cairo
     

  • Private charter flight to and from Abu Simbel
     

  • On-Tour Air Included (4 flights) Airport transfers upon arrival and departure as noted
     

  • 24 meals, gratuities to local guides, service charges, admission fees, taxes and porterage

10 days from $6,990 pp

"Few places inspire with ancient sites and treasures untold quite like Egypt does... home to a storied legacy of history that dates back to the days of Neolithic Age in 6000 BC. Considered a cradle of civilization, Egypt’s enduring achievements are chronicled in temples, tombs and pyramids thousands of years old, in humble feluccas and sailing ships seaworthy still, along the banks of the life-giving Nile, and in traditions and celebrations timeless all. Discover places and antiquities immortalized in movies, books and the annals of time as you experience its wonders by land and river with Tauck." - Tauck

Egypt: Jewels of the Nile

Includes On-Tour Air

Land & River Journey

 

MOROCCO

"Mystical, mysterious, forever fascinating Morocco... with its mix of Arabic and European cultures, unfolds its treasures on this 10-day tour that includes the great ancient cities of Rabat, Fes, Meknes, Casablanca and Marrakech... along the twisting, labyrinthine streets of medinas teeming with aromatic spice bazaars, souks, and street food vendors... down wide boulevards lined with palm trees and French colonial architecture... in stunning palaces, mosques, and sultans’ tombs... in the piano bar at Rick’s in Casablanca... on a camel ride... in a Berber tent under a desert sky...." - TAUCK

 

CITIES & LANDMARKS:
Casablanca, Volubilis, Rabat, Fes, Essaouira, Marrakech

 

TAUCK VALUE INCLUDES
 

  • A day of immersion in Berber culture and cuisine, including dining, music, and entertainment under desert tent, and a camel ride
     

  • Lunch in a terraced home in Moulay Idriss near the ruins at Volubilis, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
     

  • Lunch at Rick’s Cafe in Casablanca, modeled on the one in the film Casablanca
     

  •  Exclusive dinners in beautiful riads in Fes – rooftop farewell reception (weather permitting) in Marrakech
     

  • Choice of a Moroccan cooking class, a photography tour of coastal gem Essaouira, or a pampering hammam spa treatment
     

  • Visit the stunning stables and granary for the 12,000 horses of Moulay Ismail in Meknes
     

  • Guided visits to the Gardens Majorelle at the former home of Yves Saint Laurent in Marrakech
     

  • Lecture on contemporary Morocco from the woman’s perspective
     

  • Visit to the colorful leather tanneries of Fes
     

  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure as noted
     

  • 23 meals; gratuities to local guides and drivers, taxes, service charges, admission fees and porterage

10 days from $5,990 pp

"Experience the heart of Morocco, Africa at Europe’s doorstep… ancient cities, medinas, kasbahs, and souks… windswept coastline and desert treasures… on a 10-day journey through a timeless land..." - Tauck

Magic of Morocco

Includes On-Tour Air

Small Ship Cruising

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