The mere mention of Egypt evokes a land of pyramids, pharaohs, and hieroglyphics. Its rich heritage and culture are guaranteed to occupy your memory for years to come after you return from your adventure in this northeastern African nation. Whether you're a history buff, art lover, or adventure junkie, your ideal vacation is waiting just beyond the doors of your hotels in Egypt. Step off one of the Cairo flights and enter a land filled with enigmatic ancient history and stark natural beauty.
Start your journey in Cairo, Egypt's capital and most famous city. The majority of Egypt's treasures lie here in the delta of the Nile. Gawk at the Pyramids of Giza and the mighty Sphinx, or admire the domes and minarets of the Muhammad Ali Mosque atop the Citadel. Examine artifacts at the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, including King Tut's golden mask. Head west along the shores of the Mediterranean Sea to check in to one of the Egypt hotels in Alexandria. Visit the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the modern-day incarnation of the ancient Library of Alexandria. In southern Egypt, head for Luxor along the banks of the Nile. Once the site of the ancient city of Thebes, there is history galore to take in here. Explore the wonders of the Valley of the Kings, discover the ruins of the Karnak Temple Complex, or check out the Mummification Museum. Finish your trip with a stay at one of the resorts in Sharm el-Sheikh on the Sinai Peninsula, where you'll have great opportunities for snorkeling in the Red Sea, or just lazing on the sunny beaches.
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Hotels in Egypt start at $25 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.