Egypt Family Adventure

11 days from $3,113 per person*
  • Ride into the sunset on a camel or horse trek in the desert.
  • Embark on a three-night cruise on the Nile River with private excursions.
  • ATV into the desert to watch the sunset with tea at Bedouin tents.
  • With a private guide, discover the Great Pyramids of Giza.
  • With family-friendly luxury hotels.
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Discover the ancient wonders of the land of the Pharaohs with this family friendly tour of Egypt. Led by a private Egyptologist, explore the timelessness of the Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum’s Tutankhamen exhibit, the bustling bazaars of Cairo & always a favourite with the kids, a camel trek around the Pyramids! From there it’s off to Aswan, the temples of Philae, the High Dam & your 3 night Nile cruise. Voyage up the Nile as you explore the river's sensations; including the Valley of Kings & Queens, Karnak Temple in Luxor, the ancient marvels in Edfu, Kom Ombo & more. Following the cruise take a quick flight to Sharm El Sheikh where the family will enjoy a thrilling quadrunner desert adventure, a visit to Bedouin tents for tea, as well as plenty of rest & relaxation on the beach or by the pool. Featuring a private guide, driver, authentic Egyptian cuisine, endless entertainment, family friendly hotels, all internal flights & transfers, this tour is a great family value!

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NOTE: Travel in Egypt often involves early-morning starts, designed to avoid crowds and the hottest midday hours. It can be hot, especially in June, July and August, but there is virtually no humidity and evening temperatures cool off dramatically. Egypt is a moderate secular state, well used to hosting hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. While you will want to avoid revealing clothing, loose shorts and short-sleeved shirts are fine for both genders on board your Nile cruise and while sightseeing. « Show Less

Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Cairo
    Cairo
    • Airport Assistance and Visa Service - Representative
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
  • Day 2 Cairo
    Cairo
    • Tour - Private - Full Day Pyramids, Saqqara, Memphis, Solar Boat Tour - Vehicle/Guide/Driver/Entrance to Chephren Pyramid
    • Lunch at a Local Restaurant - Vehicle/Driver
    • Tour - Private - Sunset Desert Trekking with Dinner (Private Transfer - Shared Service) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver/Camel
  • Day 3 Cairo to Aswan to Nile
    Cairo to Aswan to Nile
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
    • Cairo - Aswan [Direct (1.5hr)] - Economy
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
    • Embarkation (Noon)
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Kitchener Island and Aga Khan Tour - Sailing Trip
    • Tour - Private - Half Day High Dam, Philae, Obelisk Tour - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Ship-based - Cruise entertainment
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 4 Nile
    Nile
    • Breakfast on Board
    • Sailing to Kom Ombo
    • Lunch on Board
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Kom Ombo Temple Tour - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Sail to Edfu
    • Ship-based - Cruise entertainment
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 5 Nile to Luxor
    Nile to Luxor
    • Breakfast on Board
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Edfu Horus Temple Tour - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Sailing to Luxor via Esna
    • Tour - Private - Half Day East Bank Tour (Karnak and Luxor Temples) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Ship-based - Cruise entertainment
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Day 6 Luxor to Sharm El Sheikh
    Luxor to Sharm El Sheikh
    • Breakfast on Board
    • Disembarkation
    • Tour - Private - Half Day West Bank Tour I (Valley of Kings & Queens, Hatshepsut Temple, Memnon Colossi with King Tut - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
    • Luxor - Sharm El Sheikh [via Cairo] - Economy
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
  • Day 7 Sharm El Sheikh
    Sharm El Sheikh
    • Optional activities
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Sunset Desert Quad Runner Safari - Vehicle/Driver
  • Day 8 Sharm El Sheikh
    Sharm El Sheikh
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Ras Mohammed National Park Tour - Vehicle/Driver/Guide
  • Day 9 Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo
    Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
    • Sharm El Sheikh - Cairo [Direct (1 hr)] - Economy
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
    • Tour - Private - Full Day Egyptian Museum Tour with Mummies Room - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Lunch at a Local Restaurant - Vehicle/Driver
    • Tour - Private - Cairo by Night with Dinner - Vehicle/Driver
  • Day 10 Cairo
    Cairo
    • Tour - Private - Full Day Old Cairo (5-6hrs) - Vehicle/Driver/Guide
    • Lunch at a Local Restaurant - Vehicle/Driver
    • Tour - Private - Oberoi Nile Pharao Dinner Cruise (Private Transfer - Shared Service) - Vehicle//Driver
  • Day 11 Cairo
    Cairo
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
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Day 1: Cairo

You will be met in the tunnel by an airport representative who will facilitate the visa process (included) and escort you through customs and immigration. Continue on to the baggage claim hall and finally to the passenger pick up. Here, connect with a representative associate who will arrange an airport transfer to your hotel.

A transfer in private vehicle with English speaking driver between Cairo and the airport is provided.

Accommodation: Mena House Hotel (5*)

The Mena House Hotel stands tall, yet guarded by the mighty heights of the Great Pyramids of Cairo. Fascinating guests since 1869, the property has continuously held the attention of royalty, political thinkers, and celebrities over time. Located only 700 meters from the pyramids, the hotel offers unmatched views. A range of continental dining and Egyptian specialty restaurants and bars satisfy even the most critical of appetites. The Mena House grants guests the opportunity to relax or stay active by checking out its golf courses, horse and camel stables, and extensive fitness options. Forty acres of jasmine-scented gardens will leave their scent on those who depart the hotel. It’s hard to leave this embellished haven of lush furnishings, oriental prints, and hand-woven fabrics.

The Mighty Sphinx
The Mighty Sphinx
Mena House Hotel
Mena House Hotel

Day 2: Cairo

Enjoy this tour which explores the relics of past ages, and includes visits to the ancient Memphis, Saqqara, the Solar Boat, Chephren Pyramid or Cheops Pyramid and the Great Pyramids of Giza. Already millennia old by the birth of Christ, the elaborate statues and astonishing scale of these sites will amaze all who visit. This tour also features the famous Sphinx, whose constructor still remains unknown, but its sheer beauty and allure has mystified the likes of Alexander the Great and Napoleon Bonaparte. This tour includes a private vehicle, a driver, a trained Egyptologist. Be aware that a limited number of people are allowed inside the Grand Pyramids daily.

Enjoy a buffet lunch at a great local restaurant.

You will be picked up before sunset from your hotel and transferred to the desert to meet your guide. The guide will lead you out into the desert on your choice of camel or horse, where you can enjoy watching the sunset with a panoramic view of the Pyramids of Giza. This evening includes a stop for dinner at a Bedouin restaurant adjacent to the desert before returning to your hotel.

Accommodation: Mena House Hotel (5*)
Ancient Egyptian Sphinx of Giza
Ancient Egyptian Sphinx of Giza
Camel Ride
Camel Ride

Day 3: Cairo - Aswan - Nile

A transfer in private vehicle with English speaking driver between Cairo and the airport is provided.

Take an Egypt Air flight from Cairo to Aswan.

An airport transfer with private vehicle, and driver is provided.

Welcome aboard!

Take some time to get settled in your stateroom and explore the ship. Tonight you'll overnight at port in Aswan. 

Enjoy a Nile adventure as you sail aboard a traditional, non-motorized felucca around Kitchener's Island, the Aga Khan Mausoleum and botanical gardens.

This half day tour begins with a visit to the impressive Aswan High Dam. The water which was collected behind created Lake Nasser, the world's largest artificial lake. View the Temple of Philae, dedicated to the Goddess Isis, on the island of Agilika, stopping at the “unfinished obelisk,” a practical demonstration of the methods used by ancient craftsmen to create impressive monuments.

Enjoy an evening of entertainment including local music.

Accommodation: Movenpick Royal Lily

The completely air-conditioned Movenpick M/S Royal Lily has noticeable Swiss hospitality in its tone. These cabins provide guests with a special opportunity to get to know the wonderful water-scape of Egypt, along with its history. The cruise features a range of dining options and snacking choices on the sundeck, at the bars, and in the restaurant. The built-in gym is available for those who want to get a little exercise in the middle of luxury. The Mövenpick MS Royal Lily offers a great chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the banks of the Nile and see the temples and tombs of the ancient world. Work out in the on-board gym, dine in the restaurant and pick you special souvenirs in the gift-shop.

Nile
Nile
The Movenpick MS Royal Lily
The Movenpick MS Royal Lily

Day 4: Nile

Visit a unique Greco-Roman temple dedicated to two gods: Sobek, the crocodile god, and Haroeris, the sun god. The Temple in Kom Ombo (also known simply as Kom Ombo Temple) dates from about 180 BC, during a period known as the Ptolemaic era, and had some additions built on to it during Roman times. It stands right on the bank of the Nile between Edfu and Aswan. The temple is unusual in that it is a double temple, with one side dedicated to the god Haroesis and the other side to Sobek. The design is almost perfectly symmetrical, with two side-by-side sanctuaries and two parallel passageways leading through the outer parts of the temple. The right side is dedicated to Sobek-Re (the crocodile god combined with the sun god Re), along with his wife (a form of Hathor) and their son Khonsu-Hor. Sobek is associated with Seth, the enemy of Horus. In the myth of Horus and Osiris, Seth and his followers changed themselves into crocodiles to escape. The ancient Egyptians believed that by honoring the fearsome crocodile as a god, they would be safe from attacks. The left side is dedicated to Haroeris, the "Good Doctor" (a form of the falcon-headed god Horus the Elder) along with his consort Ta-Sent-Nefer, the "Good Sister" (another form of Hathor).

Tonight you'll overnight a port in Edfu.

Enjoy an evening of entertainment including local music.

Accommodation: Movenpick Royal Lily
Kom Ombo Temple
Kom Ombo Temple

Day 5: Nile - Luxor

Visit the Nile-side Temple of Horus, the falcon god, built in 230 BC by Ptolemy III. The Temple of Horus in Edfu (also known as the Temple of Edfu) is considered the best-preserved cult temple in Egypt. This is partly because it was built later than most: in the Ptolemaic era from 237 to 57 BC. Despite its later date, it reflects traditional pharaonic architecture and so provides an excellent idea of how all the temples once looked. Edfu is also very large: the second largest in Egypt after Karnak Temple.

Tonight you'll overnight at port in Luxor.

Enjoy a private tour with a qualified Egyptologist guide exploring the East Bank of Luxor. Visit the most impressive temples of Karnak and Luxor, while learning about ancient Egyptian history from your own personal guide. Start your day with a visit to the Temples of Karnak. Walk along the Avenue of Sphinx to enter the complex as your guide explains how the massive facade was constructed. Continue to Luxor Temple which was once joined to the Temples of Karnak by a two-kilometre long Avenue of Sphinx, a portion of which marks the entrance to the temple. Your private guide will offer interpretation and guide you through the most important parts of the temples.

Enjoy an evening of entertainment including local music.

Accommodation: Movenpick Royal Lily
Temple of Horus
Temple of Horus
Karnak Temple
Karnak Temple

Day 6: Luxor - Sharm El Sheikh

This morning you'll disembark from your ship and bid farewell to the crew.

This morning you will meet up with your guide and explore some of the most incredible sites of the country. You will visit the Valley of the Kings where you will have the chance to explore three tombs including the famous Tutankhamun Tomb (King Tut's Tomb). For a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, tombs were constructed for the kings and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). The valley stands on the west bank of the Nile, opposite modern Luxor. Then it's off to the nearby Valley of the Queens and also the recently renovated mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Hatshepsut was the second pharaoh of the eighteenth dynasty of Ancient Egypt. She is generally regarded by Egyptologists as one of the most successful pharaohs, reigning longer than any other woman of an indigenous Egyptian dynasty. The tour includes a visit to the huge Colossi of Memnon which are all that remain of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III.

An airport transfer with a private vehicle and English-speaking driver in Luxor is provided.

Take a flight from Luxor to Sharm El Sheikh via Cairo. The flight duration is approximately 2hr and 30mins.

An airport transfer with private vehicle and English-speaking driver is provided.

Accommodation: Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort (5*)

Set on the shores of the Red Sea with a private beach jetty and onsite dive center, the Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort is the ideal place for guests to stay in Sharm el-Sheikh. The property is located near the city’s attractions, including Il Mercato shopping mall and the Old Market. Relax in the hotel’s outdoor swimming pool complex, or keep fit in the health club with cardio machines and weights. Learn to scuba dive at the hotel’s private beach or venture into town for a round of golf. Guest rooms at this Sharm el-Sheikh resort feature garden views or sea views and internet access. Keep up-to-date with work at the large desk, or relax on the balcony with a cool drink delivered by the room service. At the end of a long day, enjoy the finest cuisine in the city at one of the resort's restaurants and bars. From contemporary Italian dishes at Verdi Bistro, to Arabic food at the Paradise Reef restaurant, the Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort caters to all tastes.

Sharm el-Sheikh
Sharm el-Sheikh
Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort
Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort

Day 7: Sharm El Sheikh

Sign up for optional activities at your resort (not included in tour price); deep sea fishing, boat excursions, scuba diving, or other.

You will be picked up before sunset from your hotel and transferred to the desert to meet your guide. The guide will lead you out into the desert on quad-runners (ATVs) where you watch the beautiful sunset, and stop for tea at Bedouin tents before returning to your hotel.

Accommodation: Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort (5*)
Sharm El Sheikh coral reef exploration
Sharm El Sheikh coral reef exploration
ATV ride through the desert
ATV ride through the desert

Day 8: Sharm El Sheikh

This half day tour includes entrance into the Ras Mohammed National Park, a roundtrip transfer, an English speaking driver and guide. Combining beautiful backdrops for sightseeing and lush coral reefs for snorkeling, the park appeals to a variety of adventurous travelers.

Accommodation: Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort (5*)
Ras Mohammed National Park
Ras Mohammed National Park

Day 9: Sharm El Sheikh - Cairo

An airport transfer with private vehicle and English-speaking driver is provided.

Take your flight from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo. The flight duration is approximately 1 hour.

A transfer in private vehicle with English speaking driver between Cairo and the airport is provided.

Delve into the historical background of Egypt on a full day private tour with a trained Egyptologist guide through the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities and its Mummy Room, which houses a priceless treasure of archaeological finds. This location holds the tomb of the King Tut, Egypt's most famous teenage king! Entrance to the mummies’ room is included.

Enjoy a buffet lunch at a great local restaurant.

During this evening tour, enjoy a delicious Egyptian dinner at Naguib Mafouz, located in the heart of the Khan Khalili bazaar in Cairo. Stroll down the Al Moaz Street and view the largest concentration of medieval architectural treasures from the Islamic world. If you wish, visit Beit El Seheimy (entrance included). Normally, this location would be closed to the public during the evening, but this exclusive tour provides access. This tour includes a private vehicle, driver and English speaking guide.

Accommodation: Fairmont Nile City (5*)

The Fairmont Nile City Hotel provides guests with a delightful series of contrasts, from its Ancient Egyptian inspired styling and furnishings to the most advanced architectural designs and technological equipment and amenities, the ideal accommodation choice to serve the needs of the discerning traveler.  The hotel is intimately attuned to its surroundings, due to its dynamic location on the banks of the famed Nile River and its situation in the city center renowned for its Egyptian culture and commerce.  The properties guest rooms boast sweeping view of the Nile River and of the Giza pyramids complex in the distance, allowing guests to keep Cairo’s natural beauty and history within their sight. All of the rooms at the Fairmont Nile City offer interactive TV, complimentary coffee/tea, 24-hour on call butler service, and access to an executive business meeting room.  Added to this array of wonders are some truly special features including some wonderful culinary adventures at the hotels and city’s finest restaurants, an opportunity to bask in the sun on the rooftop by the poolside sky bar and the pampering indulgence provided by the full-service treatments at the Willow Stream Spa.  The Fairmont Nile City will ensure that your stay in Cairo is certain to be an experience that is memorable and utterly magnificent.    

Egyptian Museum: Home of King Tut
Egyptian Museum: Home of King Tut
The Fairmont Cairo, Nile City
The Fairmont Cairo, Nile City

Day 10: Cairo

Begin the day with a tour of one of the most ancient ruins in Cairo; explore the remains of the Fortress of Babylon. First built by the Persians around the 6th century BC, these ruins are indeed Cairo’s oldest original structure. Within the confines you will find the Church of St. Sergius, where the Holy Family is reported to have stayed, and the Hanging Church, the seat of the Coptic patriarchate for centuries. Visit the Church of Saint Barbara, a charming monument commemorating a 4th century local saint. End the day with a visit to the Coptic Museum.

Enjoy a buffet lunch at a great local restaurant.

This evening take part in a Nile River dinner cruise aboard the "Nile Pharaoh", one of the most elegant cruising restaurants sailing the world's longest waterway. Enjoy top-class service aboard your Nile cruise, gliding past Cairo's illuminated skyline while you dine. Entertainment is provided by a spectacular belly-dancing and folklore show. As you drift along the River Nile, the house band performs all-time favorite Western and Oriental tunes – with a twist! Choose from the set menu or go for the a la carte selection offering seafood, Lebanese and Chinese cuisines. Then sit back and relax while you enjoy a colorful belly dancing show with a folklore band, featuring the unforgettable tannoura spin, in keeping with Egypt's whirling dervishes tradition. The dinner cruise includes pick up and drop off from your hotel.

Accommodation: Fairmont Nile City (5*)
Hanging Church
Hanging Church
The Authentic "Nile Maxim"
The Authentic "Nile Maxim"

Day 11: Cairo

A transfer in private vehicle with English speaking driver between Cairo and the airport is provided.

Accommodation: Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard)

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

Mena House Hotel (5*): Cairo

The Mena House Hotel stands tall, yet guarded by the mighty heights of the Great Pyramids of Cairo. Fascinating guests since 1869, the property has continuously held the attention of royalty, political thinkers, and celebrities over time. Located only 700 meters from the pyramids, the hotel offers unmatched views. A range of continental dining and Egyptian specialty restaurants and bars satisfy even the most critical of appetites. The Mena House grants guests the opportunity to relax or stay active by checking out its golf courses, horse and camel stables, and extensive fitness options. Forty acres of jasmine-scented gardens will leave their scent on those who depart the hotel. It’s hard to leave this embellished haven of lush furnishings, oriental prints, and hand-woven fabrics.

Mena House Hotel
Mena House Hotel
Mena House - Swimming Pool
Mena House - Swimming Pool

Movenpick Royal Lily : Nile

The completely air-conditioned Movenpick M/S Royal Lily has noticeable Swiss hospitality in its tone. These cabins provide guests with a special opportunity to get to know the wonderful water-scape of Egypt, along with its history. The cruise features a range of dining options and snacking choices on the sundeck, at the bars, and in the restaurant. The built-in gym is available for those who want to get a little exercise in the middle of luxury. The Mövenpick MS Royal Lily offers a great chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the banks of the Nile and see the temples and tombs of the ancient world. Work out in the on-board gym, dine in the restaurant and pick you special souvenirs in the gift-shop.

The Movenpick MS Royal Lily
The Movenpick MS Royal Lily

Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort (5*): Sharm El Sheikh

Set on the shores of the Red Sea with a private beach jetty and onsite dive center, the Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort is the ideal place for guests to stay in Sharm el-Sheikh. The property is located near the city’s attractions, including Il Mercato shopping mall and the Old Market. Relax in the hotel’s outdoor swimming pool complex, or keep fit in the health club with cardio machines and weights. Learn to scuba dive at the hotel’s private beach or venture into town for a round of golf. Guest rooms at this Sharm el-Sheikh resort feature garden views or sea views and internet access. Keep up-to-date with work at the large desk, or relax on the balcony with a cool drink delivered by the room service. At the end of a long day, enjoy the finest cuisine in the city at one of the resort's restaurants and bars. From contemporary Italian dishes at Verdi Bistro, to Arabic food at the Paradise Reef restaurant, the Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort caters to all tastes.

Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort
Hilton Sharm Waterfalls Resort
Pool
Pool

Fairmont Nile City (5*): Cairo

The Fairmont Nile City Hotel provides guests with a delightful series of contrasts, from its Ancient Egyptian inspired styling and furnishings to the most advanced architectural designs and technological equipment and amenities, the ideal accommodation choice to serve the needs of the discerning traveler.  The hotel is intimately attuned to its surroundings, due to its dynamic location on the banks of the famed Nile River and its situation in the city center renowned for its Egyptian culture and commerce.  The properties guest rooms boast sweeping view of the Nile River and of the Giza pyramids complex in the distance, allowing guests to keep Cairo’s natural beauty and history within their sight. All of the rooms at the Fairmont Nile City offer interactive TV, complimentary coffee/tea, 24-hour on call butler service, and access to an executive business meeting room.  Added to this array of wonders are some truly special features including some wonderful culinary adventures at the hotels and city’s finest restaurants, an opportunity to bask in the sun on the rooftop by the poolside sky bar and the pampering indulgence provided by the full-service treatments at the Willow Stream Spa.  The Fairmont Nile City will ensure that your stay in Cairo is certain to be an experience that is memorable and utterly magnificent.    

The Fairmont Cairo, Nile City
The Fairmont Cairo, Nile City
Entrance
Entrance

Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard): Global Location

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
  • Szilvia L. — July 15, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    Loved the whole tour, every day of it was fantastic! The Egyptologists and tour guides, Mohamed Gamal, Mohamed Saad, Wael Magdy Tito, are very knowledgeable and helpful. We felt very safe and protected. Our drivers, especially Yasser, were the best drivers. Cairo traffic is crazy but they managed every situation. We are experienced travelers but this trip was the one we will cherish the most. Let's not forget our security personnel as well. They were discreet and vigilant everywhere we went. Egypt is a beautiful country with beautiful people and wonderful food. History is amazing and Kensington Tours made a long time life dream come true for us! Thank you Roudayna for planning our trip!

  • John D. — July 15, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    Interesting places, great guide, wonderful hotel.

  • Gabriele L. — June 27, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    The trip was seamless, from the airport to the boat to the excursions along the Nile, all of the events were coordinated perfectly. Guides with great knowledge and arrived promptly.

  • Mark C. — June 08, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    Everything about the trip was fantastic!!

  • Gary P. — May 19, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    This was our first experience using Kensington. Their online reviews were positive, the website was helpful listing numerous points of interests and options. Our itinerary was based on our list of things we wanted to see and do. All our interests were covered from being met upon arrival, helped through the visa/entry process to check-in for our departure. Our accommodations at Winter Palace, onboard Royal Lilly and the Fairmont Hotel were first rate. The guides exceeded our expectations, one was actually an Egyptologist, my wife loves history and was impress with the accuracy of these men.

  • Megan E. — May 19, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    This was an amazing trip! Our coordinator Mohammed and guides Sam and Tito were world-class guides. They were well educated on Egyptian history and balanced the trip so we saw the sites but didn't get overwhelmed. No detail was overlooked by Tito and Mohammed. They had wifi hotspots for us, SIM cards, greeted us with a platter of local desserts and went to any lengths to meet requests all while making it look effortless. I mentioned that I love sushi so they took us to a sushi place just for me! Tito surprised us with Turkish coffee and stuffed camels for my nieces without me even asking and he wouldn't accept payment. They were incredibly gracious and welcoming and felt like family members by the time we left. One last thing- regarding security. Most have questioned the safety while I was there but I never once felt unsafe. Having Tito as a guide taking us everywhere made us feel safe. Even as we toured two famous mosques, Tito timed it so that we were there between the calls to prayer to minimize our presence there. This was my first vacation tour and I will definitely consider Kensington again. It was so nice not to have to worry about coordinating all the minute details of a trip which enabled me to relax and just enjoy. Thank you! Mena Tours in Egypt represented Kensington very well.

  • Jeff B. — May 19, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    I have traveled all over the world and my recent trip to Egypt was the best experience I have ever had! The planning was tailored to my wants, the contacts throughout my trip were always there and made the process seamless, and the accommodations were simply magnificent. All that being said, I cannot say enough good things about the guides. They were FANTASTIC and made each day a truly special experience. Their knowledge and private tours were truly world class. This was a remarkable 9 days and I would recommend Kensington to anyone wanting a special experience.

  • Dana H. — May 19, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    The guides and drivers taking care of us truly went above and beyond to ensure we had the best possible experience in Egypt. Sam in Upper Egypt was so knowledgeable and passionate about his country and really went above and beyond. I will definitely recommend Kensington tours to all of my friends and family!

  • Dina D. — May 19, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    Because I was traveling with an elderly friend, I was particularly concerned about the logistical support of a trip to the Middle East. Kensington Tours and their in-country partner agencies immediately dispelled any and all worries. Every step of our journey was expertly organized and managed without feeling at all regimented. The tour organizers who met us at the airports and reviewed our upcoming activities, the drivers, and especially the guides were absolute lovely while being unfailingly professional and responsive to our every question or need. The guides impressed me both with their knowledge and their obvious love for what they do and their own cultural history. I've traveled extensively but always independently. This trip with Kensington Tours was a revelation. Every detail was attended to, and my friend and I could simply sit back and enjoy our wonderful holiday. Thank you, Kensington Tours.

  • Bonnie R. — May 12, 2016 — Egypt & Middle East

    I had a fantastic trip! Every detail was taken care of from the moment I arrived right to my departure. I felt like royalty, completely spoiled. As a solo female traveler I felt 100% safe the entire time. My guides were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. It was a trip of a lifetime and I have many fantastic memories. Thank you Kensington Tours!

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