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Famous for the Great Pyramids of Giza and the iconic Great Sphinx, its capital city, Cairo, is a melting pot of significant historical treasures, exotic smells and bustling bazaars. A trip to Egypt deserves a spot on every traveller’s bucket list.
Bundling your hotel and flights with Expedia is a fantastic way to keep your budget in check. Starting at AU$268 a night, you can choose from at least 3309 hotels here. Add flights, car rental and some incredible experiences to your Egypt Holiday Package to save even more on your adventure. If you love the idea of seeing the famous Giza pyramids from the back of a camel, why not add a private tour to your package as well?
Day 1: Start your Egypt holiday in Cairo at the awe-inspiring Great Pyramids of Giza. Stay for the sound and light show at nightfall, then spend the rest of the evening searching out traditional souvenirs at the colourful Khan el-Khalili Bazaar in the city’s historic centre.
Day 2-3: Wander the halls of the world-renowned Cairo Museum, then ramp it up a few gears by tearing around in a dune buggy through the desert. Afterwards, feast on local delicacies with a dinner cruise on the River Nile.
Day 4-7: The ancient cities of Luxor, Karnak and the Valley of the Kings deserve a few full days of exploration. The valley, a great burial ground for pharaohs, is where you can visit the final resting place of King Tutankhamun.
On the day after Ramadan (a month-long religious fast during daylight hours), the Egyptians celebrate all through the night. Join in with the locals at the street festivities, small fairs and open markets.
Cairo is rich with cultural and historic experiences. Spend some time discovering this ancient capital with aCairo Holiday Package.
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