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Queen of the Nile

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Journey with us to Egypt!

This 9-day journey will be packed with learning experiences. See the world-famous Pyramids and be transported back to the time of Pharaohs.

Visit the Egyptian Museum and broaden your understanding of a long-ago era through historical artifacts.

Then, continue on to Luxor where you will experience Egypt via luxury cruise.

One of the most important parts of learning about a culture may be found in its food.

You will have the chance to dine at local restaurants and have a cooking lesson and home -visit to learn about authentic Egypt from a local family.

Your visit supports an advocacy movement to empower the women of Egypt.

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Adventure Learning
Ancient Traditions
Birding and Wildlife
Bucket List Learning
Theater Arts
Unplugged Learning
Wellness and Spirituality
Wine and Spirits
Woman's Focused
Writing and Literature

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Explore an Interest
Pursue a Passion
Change My Life!

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What You Will Learn/Do

Perfume Workshop: The history of Egyptian perfumery through a workshop at a local perfume factory.

Egypt Mag Women’s Empowerment Project- Advocacy movement to empower the women of Egypt.

Historical Immersion: Egypt’s unique cultural and historical climate.

Egyptologist- History of the Pyramids, Sphinx, and more.

King Tut-Spectacular treasures of King Tutankhamen.

Local Cooking Experience-Egyptian Cuisine.

Henna Workshop: Visit a Nubian village to visit a local home and learn Hena drawing skills.

Life in Egypt-Enjoy brunch with a local woman in her home.

Why This Program Is Unique

This journey is truly the epitome of immersive education.

During your time in Egypt, you will not only learn the extensive history of the pyramids by seeing them, gain knowledge of historical artifacts by visiting the Egyptian Museum, but you will also gain understanding of the real customs of Egyptian life.

Enjoy city explorations, an evening of food immersion in Cairo, and even a home visit where you will learn to cook Egyptian cuisine.

Visit a local village and learn the art of Henna. Be “Queen for a day” as you embark on your horse carriage to the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Your visits support an advocacy movement to empower the women of Egypt.

How This Program Benefits The Local Community

Learning Journeys is committed to protecting and empowering women through responsible tourism throughout the world.

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Accommodation: 3 Nights accommodation at Cairo Sheraton hotel – Nile view room 4 nights on M/S Mayfair Mayflower Nile Cruise - River View Room One night at the Intercontinental City Starts Hotel -City View Room Flights: Airfare: Cairo / Luxor - Aswan / Cairo *** International flights are not included. Guide: Private English speaking Egyptologist Meals: 8 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 5 Dinners Additional Services: Learning experiences as noted 10 experiences led by Egyptologist including sites entrance fee Porter for Airports, Hotels and Nile Cruise Water, tea and coffee offered during every meal. One bottle of water 0.5 L per person offered on each excursion Meeting and assistance on arrival / departure by our representative at Airports. Transport: All transfers, sightseeing & excursions by air-conditioned vehicle

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