Tours to Egypt are very popular and are always jam-packed. Egypt has many other wonders to offer besides its architectural treasures and if you would like to make the most of your Egyptian vacation, here are the top present seven wonders of the country.
The Pyramids of Giza will naturally top the list and no tours to Egypt can be considered complete without paying homage to this colossal archaeological wonder. Catch the son et lumiere show to truly appreciate this amazing monument.
The Valley of Kings at Luxor is full of ancient tombs and temples and is the second most visited sight after the Pyramids.
Cairo’s Archaeological Museum is one of the finest in the world and contains over 120,000 artefacts from the ancient ages. The archaeological treasures include Tutankhamen’s death mask and several mummies which undoubtedly form one of the highlights of Egypt trips.
The walk up Mount Sinai is not only full of religious significance for Christians and Jews, the view from the top is stunning.
The Nile cruise forms an important part of any tours to Egypt as it is one of the most pleasurable ways to do some sightseeing.
Egypt’s archaeological wonders overshadow its other attractions so much that it is a surprise to discover that it has lovely beaches and the resorts of Sharm El Sheikh and Hurgada are very popular with holidaymakers.
Egypt’s coastline along the Red Sea offers some of the best scuba diving and you can see stunning coral reefs and a lively aquatic life.