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“A Taste of Egypt”

Explore Ancient and Modern Egypt with Avalon Waterways

January 24 – February 2, 2025

This Nile cruise isn’t just a trip, it’s an immersive adventure that will bring history to life and leave you forever changed. Plus, Bursch Travel advisor, Jennifer Nangle, will be by your side to ensure a seamless and unforgettable journey!

Imagine yourself:

  • Snapping selfies in front of the Giza Pyramids! These awe-inspiring monuments are even more amazing up close.
  • Unveiling the treasures of King Tut’s tomb in the brand new Grand Egyptian Museum. It’ll be like stepping back in time!
  • Exploring the vibrant city of Cairo. See the beautiful Alabaster Mosque, the historic Hanging Church, and even visit the spot where the Holy Family once rested.

But that’s just the beginning! Your Nile cruise will whisk you away to incredible places:

  • Luxor Temple and the massive Karnak Complex.  Walk through the Avenue of Sphinxes and marvel at the Temple of Amun-Ra, where pharaohs connected with the gods.
  • The Valley of the Kings and Queens. Uncover the secrets of these ancient burial grounds, including the legendary tomb of King Tutankhamun.
  • See the falcon god Horus at the Temple of Edfu and explore the unique twin temples of Kom Ombo.
  • Travel back in time at the granite quarries near the pyramids and see an unfinished obelisk, a reminder of the pharaohs’ incredible engineering skills.
  • Find peace at the Temple of Isis and experience the bustling energy of Cairo’s markets on a traditional felucca ride down the Nile.

This “Taste of Egypt” is an unforgettable adventure you won’t want to miss!

Ready to set sail? To view our brochure and discover why Bursch Travel is your perfect travel partner, click here!  For a more detailed day-to-day itinerary, click here.

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