Exploring Ancient Wonders: 5 Must-Do Activities on Your Egypt Trip

Egypt is a land of dreams. Egypt can only be described in one way: it is epic. Egypt, the former home of the Pharaohs, is a fascinating location with magnificent buildings and tombs that astound all tourists.

The Pyramids of Giza, a River cruise, and the Luxor archaeological finds are frequently on the must-see lists of first-time tourists to Egypt. But Egypt has a lot of more thrilling activities to offer.  

Not only the historic treasures, but Egypt is also known for its vast tracts of desert landscape, pristine coral reefs, the life-giving Nile and superb scuba diving in the Red Sea or hiking to the top of Mount Sinai, and luxurious resort towns. Egypt provides something for everyone in terms of history, culture, sand and sun, prehistoric civilization, and archaeological wonders.

A 5- to 8-day Egypt vacation package is good enough to discover some of the best you like to experience in Egypt. In such a short trip, you should start with Cairo and visit the Pyramids, Alexandria, Luxor, and much more. There are hundreds of things to do & places to visit in Egypt… Let’s find out the five best places to explore on an Egypt trip package!

Go to the Giza pyramids

One of the most well-known landmarks in the world is the Pyramids of Giza, which are joined by the Sphinx and a few other smaller monuments. The Great Pyramid of Giza was built almost 5,000 years ago. Of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, it is the oldest. Spend no less than three hours visiting the Giza Pyramids. It will give you enough time to go inside the Great Pyramid territory, visit Panoramic Point and snap a photo with the Sphinx.

Cruise on the Nile river

One of the best things to do in Egypt is to drift down the Nile River past the ruins of temples and tombs. Most cruises make stops at Esna, Edfu, and Kom Ombo while en route from Aswan to Luxor. You can travel the Nile River by cruise ship, on a dahabiya (smaller wooden ship), or a felucca (a small, Egyptian sailboat).

Explore the historic city of Cairo

Egypt’s capital is Cairo. Just when the desert changes into the Nile Delta, it is situated on the Nile River. It is the historic heart of Cairo and contains one of the largest collections of historic architecture in the Islamic world. Numerous mosques, madrassas, fortifications, and tombs date from the Islamic era making Cairo one of the world’s oldest Islamic cities. Among the top attractions in Islamic Cairo are the Al-Azhar Mosque, Salah El-Din Citadel, a stroll down Al-Muizz li-Din Allah al-Fatima Street (also known as al-Muizz), shopping in Khan el-Khalili, and the Al-Rifa’i Mosque.

Abu Simbel Temples:

Another popular tourist destination in Egypt is Abu Simbel, which is worth the trip. A popular tourist destination among the many things to do in Egypt, it is a 3- to 4-hour journey from Aswan. View the two colossal 13th-century rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel. The first temple is a monument dedicated to Queen Nefertari and King Ramesses II, whose four huge statues guard the entrance. There are eight more of these enormous statues depicting Rameses II as the ruling deity inside the monument.

Egyptian Museum:

Everyone agrees that the Egyptian Museum is located in Tahrir Square in Cairo. Visiting here is the normal must-do among things to do in Egypt. You may spend hours studying history, people, music, science, and hieroglyphs. Besides collections of age-old artifacts, preserved animal and human mummies, carvings, and statues that can easily fill you with awe!

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