How to Enjoy a Vacation in Egypt With Friends is a very important subject that offers travelers from all over the world the chance to enjoy an incredible vacation in Egypt-worthy of remembering. The goal of this article is to provide every traveler with all the information and means of entertainment in order to live the finest vacation with friends. This article was written by a group of very skilled team of tour operators, tour guides, and travel consultants who have years of experience in customizing a marvelous vacation with friends. A vacation is something special but a vacation with friends in Egypt is something magical.
The most awesome adventure is waiting in Egypt among immortal wonders and enchanting beauty where the greatest memories and bonds are built for eternity. Egypt contains all the elements for an ideal memorable vacation as the travelers will have the chance to do some historical exploration in the great cities of Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan that each carries a piece of history or discover the majestic coastal locations across the red sea in the heavenly city resorts of Hurghada or Sharm El Sheikh. Here you will find everything you need to know about how to enjoy a vacation with friends in Egypt:
One of the wonders that makes Cairo a must-see destination is the Giza Pyramids Complex that holds the three great Pyramids of Giza constructed during Egypt old kingdom (2575-2150 BC) which include the last intact wonder of the ancient world the Pyramid of Khufu and the oldest & the biggest statue in the world the great Sphinx. The coolest way to explore all the secrets of the Pyramids complex is with a group of friends and a tour guide on the back of a horse or camel where beautiful memories last forever.
You and your friends will have the chance to witness what true glory and victory is all about in Ramses ii (1279-1213 BCE) two great temples of Abu Simbel which consists of two temples, the main one is for Ramsess where the heavenly Abu Simbel sun festival takes place on 22 of February & October of each year where the sun illuminates faces of the four seated statues of Ramsess II, Ptah (God of art & craftsmen), Amun (The Creator God), and Ra (Sun God), and the second temple is dedicated to his beloved wife Queen Nefertari.
The temple is famous for being under one of the most challenging Archeological rescue operations in the entire history led by UNESCO in the mid-60s. you and your friends will feel as you are in the presence of a living miracle.
If anyone dreamed of witnessing the true meaning of magic then all you have to do is to step into Karnak temple which is the "Most Selected of Places" and "House Of Amon", it was constructed more than 4000 years in Egypt new kingdom as a worship center to the Theban triad which consisted of Amun with his wife the Goddess of Justice Mut and their son the moon god Khnsou.
It is famous for being one of the biggest religious man-made constructions for more than 1500 years offering a chance to witness the religious essence of the ancient Egyptian civilization. Discovering the beautiful Luxor temple is like a wish granted from heaven, built-in 1400 BCE named “the southern sanctuary”, dedicated to the God Amun of the Theban Triad and a center for many royal celebrations which symbolizes the rejuvenation of kingship.
The temple's design is filled with great pillars with extensive decorations that become more & more enchanting at night when illuminated by the magical rays of the moon that showcases all of its hidden secrets and allure.
One of the amazing things a group of travelers can do is to take pictures at every stop of their destinations showcases how much fun they had during their time all around Egypt. Image having a photo album containing all your pictures with your friends having the most incredible amount of fun and joy around Egypt, this album will preserve these beautiful moments and will be cherished for a lifetime.
A Nile river cruise between Luxor and Aswan offers the chance to sail on dream and cross into the gates of paradise with your friends. A Nile cruise with friends is the key to total enjoyment and a portal to the essence of Tranquility, beauty, and comfort. You & your friends will have the finest service on board the cruises of MS Mayfair, MS Oberoi Zahra, MS Farah, the Moon Dance, the Nile Primuime, the Amwaj & the Sonesta Nile Goddess, and make your friends holiday a one to remember.
The red sea is a piece of paradise offering the chance for everyone to experience a new existence between the edge of the land and sea. in this vacation with your friends a snorkeling opportunity in the soul of the red sea to behold an underwater miracle the most harmonious ecosystem filled with beautiful marine of colorful coral reefs and rare sea creatures.
When true travelers want to live a true adventure then the Safari trip by Quad in the eastern desert always comes to mind. In your vacation, the wonders of the Eastern Sahara are infinite containing enchanting miracles that showcase a vision of rare beauty. A safari quad bike is an incredible way to fully explore all the hidden wonders with your friends inside this piece of hidden paradise that gives you the chance to explore the ancient Bedouin culture.
Imagine being up in an air balloon with your friend on the edge of the heavens in Luxor and casting your eyes on the most mesmerizing the oldest vision of artistic expression and genius architecture on the plant where everyone will hear the distant echo of one of the oldest civilizations & listen to the tales past unfolding in front of everyone's eyes.
In order to have a perfect vacation with your friends, you should pick your accommodations before starting your vacation. In Cairo, there are a number of famous hotels such as the Four Seasons, the Marriott Mena House, Sheraton, the Kempinski Nile Hotel, and the Fairmont Nile City. Also in Luxor, there are some wonderful hotels like the Sofitel Winter Palace, the Sonesta St George, Hilton Luxor, and Steigenberger Nile Palace.
In the golden city, Aswan is majestic hotels such as the Sofitel Legend Old Cataract, the Movenpick Aswan, and the Tulip Aswan Hotel. Inside the tropical haven of Hurghada are some delightful hotels such as the Steigenberger Al Dau Beach and the Marriott Hurghada Beach.
Timing is everything so if you and your friends want to fully enjoy your vacation then the winter months from September to April is the ideal time to spend your vacation in Egypt as the climate becomes more tolerable.
The climate of Egypt is hot, sunny, and tropical during the summer months from May to August as the temperature reaches a high of 40 C (104 F) but in the winter months from September to April, the climate is warm accompanied by a winter breeze 21 C (70 F) which is just the perfect degree to have a good time.
Packing is the key to an enjoyable perfect holiday. For clothes, you will pack a brimmed hat, sunglasses, and sunblock so you can with the sun if you and your friends are sensitive, bring comfortable loose light clothes made from cotton or linen and wear comfy footwear such as a closed-toe shoe to move easily in the sandy soil between your destinations.
When you arrive in Egypt buy a local SIM card so you can be in touch with your family and friends and pack a universal travel adaptor for all your devices just in case.
Make sure to bring all the following items such as toothpaste and toothbrush, deodorant, sunscreen, toilet paper, skincare cream, face wipes, back bag, and luggage locks. It is highly important that every traveler bring any necessary prescribed medications such as Anti- Diarrheal, Dramamine, Advil, Rehydration Salts, and small travel first aid kit.
Always remember to bring all the electronic devices you need such as VPN, Power Bank, Universal Adapter, and anything else you may need. Always keep cash on you at all times, bring a copy of all your documents, your travel agency, and hotel contact info, and put everything all of you could ever need in a back-bag for easy access.
Every moment with a good friend is a moment worth remembering and this is what vacation in Egypt is all about. During your time in Egypt, everyone will discover and learn something new about this marvelous civilization and about them while enjoying the finest service, treatment, and the highest level of professionalism at affordable prices. Live the time of your life and create some wonderful memories with your friends by booking our Egypt holiday tours from the UK now.
Egypt Tours Portal prides itself on being the best travel agency in Egypt as proven by our numerous positive reviews.
My fiancé and I booked a private 5 day tour of Egypt with ETP starting in Cairo followed by Aswan, Abu Simbel and Luxor. We just got home and continue to talk ...Read More
This was the trip of a lifetime that I was able to have with my eldest son - an absolutely amazing experience. To be able to actually see the places and artifac...Read More