Experience the Great Pyramid, the Sphinx, Saqqara, and more
Ancient Origins is partnering with award-winning tour operator Travel the Unknown to provide its readers with comprehensive escorted travel tours to some of the most ancient and most mysterious monuments and sacred places around the globe.
We will visit classic destinations as well as more obscure locations where the magic of the past remains as strong today as it did thousands of years ago.
Let us help you to explore the past in the present day with unique adventures that will be remembered for the rest of your life.
THE INNER MYSTERIES
OF ANCIENT EGYPT AND THE NILE
Ancient Origins Tours begin with the wonders of ancient Egypt and the mysteries of the Nile with an exclusive 15-day, 14-night tour in February 2020 hosted by Ancient Origins and special guest Andrew Collins.
IT’S A GO: This tour has now reached its required number of tour guests to go ahead as per the schedule.
Places are still available, so book soon so you don't miss out!
Andrew Collins is a science and history writer, as well as the author of over fifteen books that challenge the way we perceive the past. They include From the Ashes of Angels (1996), Gateway to Atlantis (2000), Göbekli Tepe: Genesis of the Gods, The Cygnus Key, and most recently Denisovan Origins (co-authored with Dr. Greg L. Little). www.andrewcollins.com
Andrew is the co-discoverer of a huge, previously unrecorded cave system beneath the Giza plateau now referred to as Collins Cave.
Experience the Great Pyramid, the Sphinx, Saqqara, Dahshur, Abu Ghurab, the Egyptian Labyrinth, the Valley of the Kings, Karnak, Luxor, Edfu, Aswan, Nabta Playa, Abu Simbel, and many more sites of antiquity. Visit their temples, pyramids, monuments, museums, and enjoy the tranquility of the Nubian Desert and the unforgettable sights of the Upper Nile on a cruise ship.
Enjoy private tours of the Great Pyramid, the Great Sphinx, and the Sun Temple of Niuserre at Abu Ghurab, one of the most powerful energy centers of northern Egypt.
Learn about the sites to be visited as well the very latest news and theories on both ancient Egypt and the origins of civilization by Andrew Collins during regular talks and lectures. Take part in meditations where permissible.
Unwind or dine with some of the finest cuisines in Egypt.
Register your details to hold your place on this exclusive tour. To secure your place a deposit payment of US$800 per person is required within 48 hours of completing the form. Payment details are noted at the end of the form.
ANCIENT ORIGINS EGYPT TOUR 2020
FROM FEBRUARY 4th—18th, 2020
15 DAYS/14 NIGHTS
(MEETING PLACE CAIRO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT)
$4420 per person
Please note prices are based on a single person sharing a room/cabin with another tour guest
Single room supplement $1345
TOUR DEPOSIT $800 PER PERSON
A deposit of $800 per person is required to secure immediate booking. The remainder of
the payment will be required ten weeks before the start date of the tour.
Any problems or queries contact Travel The Unknown
PRICE PER PERSON INCLUDES
• Service of meet and assistance upon arrival and departure (group)
• 5 nights' accommodation in Cairo
• 2 nights' accommodation in Luxor
• 4 nights' accommodation onboard Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan based
• 3 nights' accommodation onboard Nile cruise from Abu Simbel to Aswan
Meal code for individual days: B (breakfast), L (lunch), D (dinner)
Relevant transfers as mentioned in the itinerary
• English-speaking tour guide
• Local taxes
• 14 Dinners
• 13 Lunches
• Domestic flights
• Group airport transfers
• Private visits to Pyramids, Sphinx, and Abu Ghurab
• Entrances to sites
• International flights (can be arranged on request)
• Drinks in restaurants
• Meals or services not mentioned
• Items of a personal nature
• Private airport transfers
Location 5 Star Nights
Cairo - Le Meridian Pyramids or similar Pyramids View room - 5 nights
Luxor - Sonesta St. Gorge hotel or similar Side Nile view room - 2 nights
Nile cruise - Steigenberger legacy Nile cruise Standard room/cabin - 4 nights
Lake Nasser - Steigenberger Omar El Khayam Nile cruise - 3 nights
Final choice of accommodation is subject to change. We will choose hotels of a similar standard where hotel shown is not used.
Tours are run in association with award-winning travel company Travel the Unknown.