Egypt is a place with varied geography located in North-Eastern part of Africa with Mediterranean Sea and Red Sea on its coasts and its vast history and eventful past, to make it an absorbing place to be on Tour Package. Egypt was the place to give birth to one of the oldest civilizations and memorials, ruins and relics of ancient and medieval times make it a paradise for those who are interested in history. Surrounded by desert on East and West and numerous temples, hieroglyphs, mummies and above all pyramids make Egypt a captivating place for travelers on Tour Package.
The Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx have attracted millions of people from around the globe since ages and even today are most sought after destination on Egypt Tour Package. In Giza one can see three pyramids each one of different King of Egypt and facing these pyramids is a massive architecture with cat like face known as Abu Al-Hol or Sphinx, carved out of single block of stone exemplifying the technique and skills of sculptors of that time. Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx is must visit places on Egypt Tour Package.
Close to Giza lies another huge attraction of Egypt, the Abu Simbel, one of the most recognized monuments in the country. These twin temples were originally built by Pharaoh Ramesses II and in 1960 were shifted 60 meters away on to a cliff to protect them, each block was reassembled exactly in the same way and with exact relation with the sun to maintain its charm and charisma. Sound and light shows organized every evening are not to miss attraction of this place on Egypt Tour Package.
Cairo is one of the oldest cities of the world and is full of interesting buildings, churches, mosques and markets built in ancient times. Some of the major historical attractions of this city are the Citadel, Khan Khalili Bazaar, Ibn Tulun Mosque is one of the largest mosques in the world and Al Azhar Mosque which houses world's oldest university started in 970 AD. Strolling past the market places one can see many handmade items and things to purchase and can also see many interesting things like beautifully carved ancient gates and walls, this city is full of surprises for tourists and one shall devote ample time to explore this city on Egypt Tour Package.
If one thinks that Egypt Tour Packages are all about history and ancient monuments than it is in correct as this country has natural splendors which are enchanting and enthralling for visitors. The Oasis of Siwa is one such place which is soothing and exciting in the lap of desert. One can swim, relax and enjoy fresh olives at this place, close to Libyan border this place is also famous due to the fact that Alexander the Great stayed here on his way to Oracle of Amun. A truly mesmerizing place and certainly deserves a visit on Egypt Tour Packages.
There are many other must visit places and plethora of activities to do on Egypt Tour Packages as this country offers much more than one can expect and cover in one trip. Sailing in the river Nile, Temples of Karnak, visiting Valley of the Kings, Hurghada and many more, there is no dearth of tourist attractions in this country.
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