Egypt has had a rollercoaster of a decade. But it’s on the brink of its grand return to tourism’s world stage. Experience the best the country has to offer with private travel to Egypt.
Ker & Downey’s Cultural Egypt Tour journeys to the heart of one of the world’s most fascinating historical landscapes. The pillars of Egyptian culture come into full focus on this luxury Egypt escape through the ancient wonders of Alexandria, Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and the still relatively unknown Fayoum oasis. Egypt Cultural Tour Suggested Journey at a Glance: 12 days/11 nights through Alexandria, the Fayoum oasis, Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan. This suggested private Egypt cultural tour is just one way to see the country on your own customized Ker & Downey trip. Our designers are at their best when crafting a journey unique […]
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The Pharaohs’ Golden Parade was one for the ages. On Saturday, April 3, Egyptians witnessed the historic procession of 22 mummies through the streets of Cairo. During the parade, the mummies traveled from the Egyptian Museum to their new resting place – the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, just three miles away. The undeniably lavish procession, known as the Pharaohs’ Golden Parade, was a multi-million dollar event befitting of the national treasures.
At Ker & Downey, we think Africa is always a good idea. We asked our staff to share their favorite Africa trip: from the safari experiences in the south and east, to the ancient history in the north, Africa certainly keeps us inspired.
An Egypt Trip Ker & Downey delivers luxury Egypt tours as few else can. On this 9-day handcrafted Egypt trip, unlock the treasures of Egypt. History comes alive in this ancient and historic country with the help of a private Egyptologist throughout your journey.
There’s more to Egypt than the grand temples of the ancient pharaohs along a legendary river. Head west of the Nile and south of Cairo and find two unique Egyptian oases and cultures.
The land of pharaohs is full of antiquities, yet it is anything but stuck in the past. We are excitedly awaiting the opening of the new Grand Egyptian Museum, estimated for November 2022. This post was originally published in June 2020, but has been updated to reflect the most recent information.
Meet Rachel Morris, world traveler. Rachel has been to 34 countries, so it’s hard for her to pin down a favorite place to travel. We chatted with Rachel to find out more about what sparks her wanderlust.
Uncover the Wonders of the Nile Luxury Egypt tour for 12 days through the mysteries of the ancient world. From the towering Pyramids, to the shores of the Nile and the beaches of the Red Sea, Egypt’s most sacred sites are yours to explore.