The canvas of Egyptian history is vast. This comprehensive Egypt adventure tour is an in-depth and hands-on exploration of this rich culture, beginning in the modern heart of the nation, cosmopolitan Cairo. As we explore ancient sites from the Great Pyramids of Giza to the monumental temples of Luxor, and onto the surreal White Desert, we shall find that modern Egypt still holds much to discover. Ride camel through the desert in search of ancient tombs and monasteries. Our expert Egyptologist guide takes you off the beaten track to some of the region’s lesser-known gems and unexpected experiences – visit the students of the Ramses Wissa Wassef School of Art, a philanthropic organization that supports education of prodigy children in rural Egypt. Bivouac in the desert, under wide, star-filled night skies. The sights, sounds and sense of today mingle with the country’s mysterious past reminding us that Egypt, the Cradle of Civilization, continues to evolve and enrich the lives of those who are fortunate enough to land upon its ancient shores.