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5 exclusive adventures to discover Egypt

Egypt is a destination that has fascinated generations over the decades. The land of the pharaohs is considered a must-see for all travelers.

For many travelers, Egypt is the fulfillment of a dream: imagine yourself in front of the grandeur of the pyramids, the beauty of the Nile and the silence that reigns in the desert!

In order to make your stay as pleasant and easy as possible, it is necessary to prepare it thoroughly.

When to go?

The climate in Egypt varies considerably from region to region, we generally recommend avoiding hot and humid summers. The best times to travel to Egypt are from March to May and from September to November.

For which travelers?

Egypt is a dream destination for all ages, whether it's for a honeymoon or a family or intergenerational trip. Either way, Egypt is a destination that will leave a lasting impression on your mind and transport you through unique experiences that will stay with you forever.

What kind of experiences?

Egypt is a country full of cultural wonders, breathtaking scenery and unusual places. We have selected 5 unique experiences to discover this wonderful country.

1. A cruise on the Nile aboard a Dahabiya

Discovering the Nile Valley aboard a boat is an experience in itself. More Many cruise options are available: between a steamboat, a luxury cruise or a privatized Dahabiya, a cruise on the Nile offers the possibility to combine a trip back in time to meet the pharaohs while sailing between Aswan and Luxor, with many leisure activities offered from your boat.

Our favorite for a truly exclusive experience? Discovering the south of Egypt on board the Zein Nile Château, which can accommodate up to 12 people and is equipped with all the modern amenities needed to make your stay as comfortable as it is unforgettable. You will be able to enjoy delicious dishes combining Egyptian and international cuisine while taking advantage of their "a la carte" approach through a perfectly tailored itinerary and service.

2. Exploration of the Hurghada desert and meeting with the local communities.

Go for an adventure in the desert of Hurghada through a guided quad bike expedition combining exceptional landscapes and thrills. You will then go to meet the inhabitants of a Bedouin village with whom you will share a typical meal, combining tradition and conviviality and sharing. You will then take the road on camelback, climbing the dunes while enjoying a beautiful sunset to end the day in beauty.

3. Flying over the Valley of the Kings in a hot air balloon

Among the unique experiences to live in Egypt, we can only recommend a hot air balloon flight from Luxor. This adventure offers you the possibility to fly over the archaeological sites and the most beautiful viewpoints at sunrise, such as the Valley of the Kings, the Colossus of Memnon, Ramesium or the Nile Valley. The hot air balloon ride allows you to revisit these ancient ruins from the sky, and to admire the incredible panorama of the region, before the heat and excitement of the day ahead. The experience ends with a champagne breakfast in a magical setting.

4. Visit the Pyramids of Giza by camel

Discover the Pyramids of Giza by camel at sunrise or sunset on a private guided tour of these exceptional archaeological sites. Traditionally used by the Egyptians as their preferred means of transportation in the desert, this tour gives you a different perspective on the surrounding landscape and the famous site of the pyramids. Accompanied by a passionate Egyptologist guide, you will discover the history and construction secrets of the pyramids throughout the walk. We highly recommend the sunrise tours for a more authentic experience away from the crowds.

5. Dive with dolphins in the Red Sea

If you dream of swimming with wild dolphins in their natural habitat, a boat trip in the Red Sea offers you the guarantee of discovering not only a world of pristine corals and tropical fish but also a very high probability of encountering dolphins playing on the water's surface. Accompanied by a marine biologist who will explain to you all about the behavior of these fascinating mammals, you will have time to admire the dolphins in different ways: aboard the boat, snorkeling or even diving according to your wishes. Dolphins being very curious and social animals, they could get very close to you, making you live an unforgettable moment.

Egypt is a destination that will take you back in time, through its history, its impressive culture, and its wonderful landscapes. A trip to be made at least once in a lifetime!

Do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to discuss with our specialists about your trip to Egypt.

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