Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Marrakesh - Expenses
  2. 2 March Trip to South Africa -- Need Quick Guidance Please!
  3. 3 Morocco Trip End of April - itinerary help please!
  4. 4 First time Safari - any comments on Wild Wings/Taga Safari companies?
  5. 5 Mombasa recomendations please
  6. 6 Private tours in Morocco
  7. 7 Kings Pool vs. Duma Tau
  8. 8 Hotels for Victoria falls
  9. 9 First time to Africa-need help!
  10. 10 How do I know if a company is legit
  11. 11 Point and Shoot camera for a Kenyan Safari
  12. 12 Trip Report South Africa trip report
  13. 13 Question about Yellow Fever certificate
  14. 14 The Heat and Dust of Kafue & the Busanga Plains
  15. 15 Has anyone used this company in Uganda
  16. 16 Jewish tour Casablanca
  17. 17 Kenyan Safari Spending Money
  18. 18 Ethiopian security
  19. 19 Duffel Bag Suggestions?
  20. 20 Eyes on Africa Safari Recommendations???
  21. 21 morocco
  22. 22 Morocco 10 days - plz review
  23. 23 A Little Trick for Converting Centigrade to Fahrenheit
  24. 24 Is an Iranian visa a problem when entering Israel?
  25. 25 Casablanca or Rabat for two night stay
View next 25 » Back to the top

Tickets booked, now need help planning

Jump to last reply

Hello everyone.

I just booked our tickets to Egypt in December. We are a family of 4 (2 adults and 2 kids 11&13).
We fly into Cairo and our flight back home to Los Angeles is from Luxor.
We've travelled quite a bit all over the world. Our previous trip to the African Continent was to Kenya.
And I did an Israel & Jordan trip a couple of years ago.

I typically plan my own trips but from all the reading I gather that Egypt is best done through an agent. I've sent emails out to Ahmed Yousif and Lady Egypt and Djed travels but haven't heard back from them yet. Meantime I was hoping I can get your advice.
.
Duration: Not including my travel days I have 13 FULL days in Egypt.
I have no interest in Sharm as we live 15 minutes from the beach and we did the Red sea already from a previous trip to Israel & Jordan.

My absolute MUSTS : 1) Alexandria - would settle for a day trip from Cairo but would love to overnight
2) 2 day/1night trip to the White Desert (would love to camp here overnight)
3) Abu Simbel - Prefer to fly rather than drive
4) Nile Cruise

Since we leave out of Luxor obviously we'd spend atleast 1 or 2 nights there.
Any sensible way to fit all these in without going crazy :-)

Please help! And thank you for reading through all this information!!!

Any

1 Reply |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement