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Hosted Egypt and Jordan | Custom Luxury Gold® Guided Tour

This is a bucket list tour of the best of Egypt and Jordan from Luxury Gold® hosted by Debbie and Bryon Bequette. Start your guided tour in Cairo, a bustling city on the river Nile and base for your explorations of the nearby Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Alabaster Mosque, Citadel of Salah El-Din, and more. Relax in the luxury of the 5-star Mena Hotel (or similar). Expand your explorations of Egypt with a 7-day cruise from Luxor down the Nile River on Uniworld’s River Tosca as far as Aswan enjoying the sights along the way: Valley of the Kings, the Temples of Hathor, Luxor, Esna and Kom Ombo, and much much more. Journey onwards to the friendly kingdom of Jordan where you will visit Mount Nebo, the Dead Sea, and the unforgettable UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra.

Join us in Cairo on January 19, 2024 for your dream vacation in Egypt and Jordan.
This is an EXCLUSIVE CUSTOM tour for our agency arranged by Luxury Gold!
This Luxury Gold itinerary cannot be found anywhere else.

15 Days | 14 Nights | Space is Limited | $8495 per person*



Treasury at Petra

Egypt & Jordan Tour OVERVIEW
14 Nights ♦ 2 Countries ♦ Jan 19, 2024

Fare: $8495 per person if booked by May 1st

Travel Guard® Insurance: $647.64† per person

Deposit: $1000 per person, non-refundable

Final Payment Date: Sept. 21, 2023.

† This is a special low-cost group rate. If you have a pre-existing medical condition , you must pay this insurance with your deposit.


  • The airport transfer on the first and last day is based on one group departure transfer. Private transfers can be purchased no later than final payment if requested.
  • The flights between Cairo/Luxor – Luxor/Cairo are included.
  • The flight from Cairo to Amman is included in the cost.
  • Passport details are mandatory at time of deposit. (Passengers Full First, Middle & Last Name, Passport Number, Nationality, Gender, and Date of Birth) This information is required for advanced hotel check-ins and to book internal flights.
  • US passport holders require a visa to enter Egypt and Jordan.
  • Cruise itineraries on the Nile may vary occasionally, according to seasonal circumstances.
  • Abu Simbel tour by air is included in the cost.
  • WiFi on the cruise is not included and available for purchase.
  • Drinks on the 7 night ship: Complimentary water, tea or coffee with included lunches and dinners. 2 drinks (local wines/beer/soft drink) with included dinners. Outside of the 2 drinks included at dinner any additional drinks will be on a tab that guests can pay at the end of the trip.


  • Gratuities for the Travel Director, Driver, Local Experts, and Cruise Crew are not included.
  • International flights
  • Travel Insurance-  Group insurance offered from Travelguard at 7.2% of the cost of the cruise.  Must be purchased at the time of deposit to cover pre existing conditions. 

Space is LIMITED.

This popular tour will sell out!



    Your private chauffeur awaits to take you to your Pyramid view room at Cairo’s five-star Mena House Hotel. Conclude your day toasting to your Egypt luxury tour.
    Hotel(s): Mena House Hotel or similar.

    Journey into the ancient world with your Egyptologist. Step up close to the Pyramid of King Zoser, the colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster Sphinx. This evening, enjoy a mesmerizing Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids.
    Meal(s): Breakfast.

    Visit the Alabaster Mosque and the Citadel of Salah El-Din. Tempt your senses at Khan El Khalili bazaar and view treasures recovered from the Tomb of Tutankhamun at the Old Egyptian Museum.
    Meal(s): Breakfast.

    Delve into Egypt’s history in Karnak. Stroll the avenue of ram-headed sphinxes to the columns of the Hypostyle Hall. Board the River Tosca for your luxury Nile cruise.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
    Hotel(s): River Tosca

    Visit the Temple of Hathor. Join a yoga class or meet the River Tosca’s Captain. Visit the Temple of Luxor for an after-hours VIP tour.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Venture to the Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Hatshepsut and the Valley of the Kings. Watch a local family bake traditional sun bread which you’ll savor over Egyptian tea. Tonight, join a galabeya party.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

    Visit the double-temple of Kom Ombo. Enjoy a private sail around Kitchener’s Island or shop Aswan Market. Sit down for afternoon tea at the famous Old Cataract Hotel before tonight’s belly dancing performance.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 8 – ASWAN & THE HIGH DAM
    Marvel at the Aswan High Dam, ancient Granite Quarries and the Philae temple complex. Join the birdman of Aswan for a cruise and Nubian-style hospitality. Tonight, dine on Egyptian classics accompanied by a Nubian folklore show and music.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 9 – A DAY ON THE NILE
    Relish a relaxing morning or view Abu Simbel’s fabulous temples. This Abu Simbel air tour is included in your cost. Learn about the powerful women in Egypt’s history from an Egyptologist or how to make the perfect Egyptian cocktail.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 10 – ESNA TO LUXOR
    A local historian unveils Egypt’s treasures at Esna Temple before you set sail to Luxor. Enjoy your last evening aboard the River Tosca.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 11 – TRAVEL TO AMMAN
    The landscape of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has changed very little in 2,000 years. On arrival at Amman airport, you are transferred to your hotel to relax and settle in.
    Meal(s): Breakfast.
    Hotel(s): Amman Marriott Hotel or similar

  • Day 12 – Mt. NEBO AND MORE
    Continue to Mount Nebo, one of the most revered holy sites of Jordan, where Moses is said to have stood and seen before him the Promised Land. At Madaba, visit the famous Greek Orthodox Church of St. George with its amazing 6th century mosaic map depicting the entire Holy Land, stretching from Jordanand Palestine in the north, to Egypt in the south. Follow the King’s Highway to visit Shobak, an authentic 12th century crusader fortress, perched on the side of a rocky mountain. Admire the towers and Arabic calligraphy on the external walls before stepping inside to discover the original Crusader chapel, palace complex, and even a set of secret passages! Later, head south for one of the highlights of your journey: the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Petra, voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Dinner.
    Hotel(s): Petra Marriott Hotel or similar

    This day is devoted to the beautiful ‘rose-red city, half as old as time’. You enter this lost city through a narrow gorge, the Siq, with walls that rise up to 200 metres. Emerge from the path to see the magnificent Treasury, carved out of solid rock and standing over 40 metres high. Wind your way through the canyon to explore the ancient tombs and the Roman Amphitheatre, which once seated 3,000 spectators. Tonight,dine with locals in a stunning backdrop at the Ammarin desert camp.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Dinner.

  • Day 14 – THE DEAD SEA
    We make our way back to Amman stopping at the Dead Sea for a quick soak. Set in a beautiful and dramatic landscape, the Dead Sea is famous for its mineral-rich waters. Afterwards, continue to Amman joining a guided sightseeing experience highlighting the city’s history, architecture and culture. Tonight, join a lively dinner to celebrate the end of your Jordanian adventures.
    Meal(s): Breakfast, Dinner.
    Hotel(s): Amman Marriott Hotel or similar

  • Day 15 – JOURNEY HOME
    After breakfast, you are transferred to Amman Airport for your onward flight.
    Meal(s): Breakfast.



Cruising Along the Nile River


Your Hosts for the  Cruise & Tour,
Bryon and Debbie Bequette


Terms & Conditions: All fares are in USD, per person, and include all intra-country flights, plus air between Egypt and Jordan. Does not include international airfare. See also inclusions and exclusions listed above for further clarification. Travel insurance is 7.2% cost of your tour fare at $647.64 per person, and must be purchased with your deposit if you have to cover any pre-existing medical condition(s). Initial deposit is $1000 per person, non-refundable. Pricing may increase May 1, 2023. Final payment due on or before Sept 21, 2023.

Please consult with your travel professional at Cruise and Travel Specialists for more details. Itinerary as shown subject to change.

Statement by Luxury Gold
For guests traveling with Luxury Gold from January 01, 2023, Covid-19 vaccinations and boosters are highly recommended, but no longer required. Please note that regardless of time of travel guests will need to comply with specific vaccine and/or booster requirements imposed by airlines and/or authorities in the destination visited, as well as requirements for accessing restaurants and venues, which may be more restrictive than above. It is guests’ responsibility to ensure that they comply at all times with these requirements. No refunds will be given if guests are unable to undertake some or all of their vacation due to their failure to comply with these requirements. This policy is subject to change at any time, without notice.