Ancient monuments, bustling souks, captivating river cruises and spectacular diving opportunities.

Bustling ancient cities, bucket-list monuments, fascinating Nile cruises and beaches that are perfect for deep-sea diving – holidays to Egypt offer the finest in exploration, recreation and relaxation. Witness the majestic Pyramids of Giza; explore the banks of one of the world’s most famous rivers; wander through the Valleys of the Kings and or simply kick back in a peaceful beach resort. And, as Egypt is reachable in less than six hours – it’s a great choice for both long and short stays.

Egypt holidays - perfect for...

  • Enchanting cities contrasting with decadent beach escapes – Egypt makes for an excellent twin-centre holiday.
  • Experience the very best of Egypt in comfort and style on a Nile cruise, stopping at popular sites such as Aswan’s High Dam.
  • There’s so much more than simply sightseeing - after visiting the world-famous Pyramids of Giza, head to one of many rooftop cafés to watch the crowds pass by and sip a traditional cup of mint tea.
  • Diving and snorkelling among colourful coral reefs
  • Relax, unwind and take the time to understand Nubian cultures in the peaceful seaside resort of Hurghada.

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