Explore the world’s finest ancient tombs and temples and enjoy all the Nile has to offer on a cruise boat. Enjoy scuba diving in the Red Sea or take a first class train ride down to Alexandria.
Some of Egypt’s most famous monuments include the Giza Pyramid complex with its Great Sphinx, the Karnak Temple and the Valley of he Kings in the southern city of Luxor.
Egyptian culture has a recorded history dating back some 6000 years – after the Pharaonic era, it came under the influence of Hellenism, Christianity, and later Arab and Islamic culture. It is in Egypt’s ancient civilisation where western culture has its roots. Music and literature play an important role in Egyptian society. Egypt is known for its festivals and although may of them are centred on religion they are celebrated by all creeds.