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Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours

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We specialise in imaginative, adventurous, small group tours and travel-goers. What they have in common is a passion to go-a passion to encounter the vast diversity of our planet for real.We are a UK registered company, with full bonding and...more
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Uk Office, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Encounters was THE best! I was nervous traveling as a single woman to Egypt, but I had zero issues on the trip. Not only was Egypt mind-blowing and a lifelong dream come true, it was safe, especially with this tour group. Our guide, Waleed, was...More

Thank Alyssa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the Discover Egypt tour with my wife and it was the 9 day trip with the Felucca cruise and resort stay in Hurghada on the Red Sea. IT. WAS. AWESOME. The Encounter Tours representative in Cairo, Islam, was fantastic in making sure we...More

Thank Zane H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could not have asked for a better experience! Egypt was showcased at its very best by our two guides (Egyptologists) between Cairo and Aswan/Luxor. We had booked our trip via Encounter who made all the hotel reservations, transfers and arranged for our guides from a...More

Thank Adriana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip was definitely one for the books. Islam greeted us at the airport and took care of us all the way through getting our visa, to our bags, to getting us to the hotel. Big Mo was our guide, and OMG he was the...More

Thank ally g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t say enough about how good this tour is. Few key points: - Guide (Waleed) is passionate, knowledgeable and great fun. He genuinely cared about each and everyone one of us. If anyone was unwell or had an issue he would go out of his...More

1  Thank hamishgeorge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first time I have used Encounters Travel and it wont be the last! I travelled solo and from the first moment, I felt part of the travelling group (the Family") met some lovely people from all round the world (ages 20s -...More

1  Thank colin j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really fabulous tour. It's definitely a hectic week with early starts, and by the end of it, you'll surely feel "templed out." However, you'll get to see incredible sites like the pyramids, Karnak, Valley of the Kings, and spend an afternoon sailing on the Nile....More

Thank mesiegle18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was made incredible by the tour guide Big Mo! He made the history lessons very enjoyable, gave us the perfect amount of time at different landmarks, and kept everyone very happy with in the tour group of strangers. We did survive a sandstorm...More

1  Thank tracy m
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did the 6 day pharaonic tour, and if you're asking should you book it, the answer is YES! My trip to Egypt was amazing, I got to see a lot in a short period of time. I always felt safe and had an PHENOMENAL...More

Thank Lissthetravelist
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Cannot say enough good things about this adventure! There were eleven of us, friends and family, ages 28 to 70 and we all had a wonderful time. We had the most amazing tour guide, Waleed Kamouna. He has a PhD in Egyptology and was not...More

1  Thank Michelle R
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Charleston P
July 10, 2018|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi there Janet, Thanks for reaching out! I think the best way to answer would be to first find out in which country the 10 day tour is as this will help us to give you the most accurate information? Thanks Dan
April 2, 2018|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi Preeti, and Hi and thanks also to you Janet for the great referral! We would be delighted to help your family with a trip to Egypt. We have some dedicated group family tours that have been designed to be ideal for... More
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi Yvonne, Thanks for your interest in our tours to Egypt, we hope you decide to join us! We’ve actually just changed the way in which we offer upgrades from the Felucca and moving forward we’ll no longer be offering the... More