This exceptional voyage is accompanied by two outstanding guest lecturers whose expertise will enrich your experience at every level. Egyptologist, Emily Teeter, will add her incredible insights to our entire journey. And Ross Arnold, one of our most popular guest lecturers, will share his understanding of world religions which have shaped these regions.
A Complimentary Windstar Private Event
Luxor: Temples & Tombs on the Nile
What captures the imagination like the Nile River and its mysterious Pharaohs?
On this complimentary 2-day Temples and Tombs on the Nile event, travel over land to Luxor – the modern name for ancient Thebes, the great capital of Egypt during the New Kingdom. Enjoy a Windstar exclusive tour of the amazing Luxor Temple and see the colossal seated figure of Ramses II. After dinner at your hotel – the incomparable Hilton Luxor – you will be treated to a showing of the Sound and Light show at Karnak Temple.
On your second day, venture out to one of the most important archaeological sites in the world – the Valley of the Kings – and participate in a fascinating tour of the tombs of King Tutankhamun and Ramses IV. Then lunch aboard a felucca, a traditional sailboat that has been used on the Nile for millennia.
This Temples and Tombs on the Nile event offers you an intimate, one-of-a-kind view of ancient Egypt.
*Rates shown are per person, based on double occupancy, and reflect all discounts.