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Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours

#59 of 755 Tours in Cairo
Cairo, Egypt
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About Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
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 financial protection through ATOL and IPP. Our owners and directors have over 50 years of experience between them of arranging this type of travel, from driving overland expeditions and running travel companies both here in the UK and on the ground.
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Overview
Experience the best of Egypt before relaxing by the Red Sea on this 13-day tour from Cairo, with accommodation and transport included. After visiting the Great Pyramids and Egyptian Museum in Cairo, ride the overnight sleeper train to Aswan. Visit top Aswan attractions, choose an optional trip to Abu Simbel, and enjoy a 'felucca' sailboat cruise to Luxor to see Karnak, the Valley of the Kings and more. Then, enjoy three days’ relaxation in Hurghada. Sunbathe on the sands, snorkel or dive in the Red Sea — the choice is yours!
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My family and I had such a great time visiting Egypt. The country itself was incredible, and our tour guide, Islam, made the experience so much more enjoyable. Islam was full of knowledge - he was so great at explaining the history of each site we visited and answered all of our
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My trip from start to finish was a very memorable one, from the time I landed in cairo Egypt I was greeted with a nice local guide who then took me to my hotel and introduced me to annis another guide and ultimately ended up with islam gaber our main guide throughout the rest of
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Jocelyn200000, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We're delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful time on tour with us in Egypt. We are especially glad to read your positive feedback about your guides, and will be sure to pass on your comments. We also love the fact that you made some lovely friends in Egypt. The people are certainly very warm and welcoming! We hope to travel with you again soon.
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At first we were nervous go to Egypt for vacation. After a couple days,we felt so safe in Egypt.Every hotels we stayed were truely international 5-stars standard,exceeding my expectation.We love the experience that sleep on the Felucca. Hahaha for one night is good enough, more
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded Feb 21, 2020
Dear We are very happy with this review! Thank you very much for taking the time to post your feedback. This is exactly the type of experience we aim to give our clients. We're so glad that you loved Egypt– we'd love to travel with you on a tour to one of our many other destinations in the future!
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My travel buddies and I decided to visit the amazing city of Egypt and Petra! Our destination was pretty long flight from LAX to layover at London then fly to Cairo Egypt. As soon as we got there it was about 3 a.m. and one of the encounter guide was there to pick us up. Got to
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded Feb 21, 2020
Dear ezmmyi, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your feedback. We are always happy to receive detailed reviews, which are very helpful to other travellers. We’re delighted that your tour with us in Egypt and Jordan was such a wonderful experience for you. This is exactly the kind of experience that we aim to provide for our clients. We’re also very glad that your guides made your experience even easier and better. A good guide makes a tour great! We’ll be sure to pass on your comments to them and all staff members. We do hope that you will join us on another tour soon!
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One word: AWESOME. Well worth the money given the excellent itinerary. You see all of the major monuments, temples, museums, markets and culture. The tour guide had a doctorate in the Egyptian archeology with over 20 year experience. There wasn’t one question from the group
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded Feb 21, 2020
Dear jamespJ3313CF, Thank you for your review. We're very glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in Egypt with us, and that you felt that the tour was good value for money. This is exactly what we aim to provide. We hope you'll join us again soon!
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