In a land of golden sand of dust, the dizzying tallness of the pyramids takes you back in time to a civilisation that flourished on the banks of River Nile. In Egypt, history, architecture, spirituality, culture and heritage are entwined with one another to enchant you on your vacation there.
On Egypt’s scenic beaches, relax and bask in the delights of being by the seaside. The cities of tourist attraction in Egypt are perfect for shopping, spa and wellness, adventure, romantic holiday and other celebrations.
- Best time to visit:
September to April
- Recommended minimum duration:
6 nights/7 days
History and heritage
Spa and wellness
The magnificence of the Giza Pyramid Complex – Khufu’s Pyramid, Khafre and Menkaure Pyramids, Great Sphinx and the Solar Boat Museum – in the desert terrain of the Giza Plateau will spellbind you in Cairo. The stunning Sound and Light Show is an experience you mustn’t miss.
The amazing Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor will help you discover the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, High Dam, Valley of the Kings, Temple of Philae and Kom Ombo, Horus Temple of Edfu and Temple of Karnak. The splendid Abu Simbel rock temples, the ancient port city of Alexandria and the resort town of Sharm El Sheikh are other major tourist attractions when you plan your holidays to Egypt.
Hurghada, a beach resort town stretches along Egypt’s Red Sea coast. Famous for scuba diving, it has many dive shops/schools, charming restaurants, bars and nightclubs. The old town El Dahar is home to traditional Egyptian coffee shops and souks. Ras Muhammad National Park, Careless Reef in Hurghada and The Blue Hole in Dahab (Red Sea) are known for sea diving and other water sports like snorkelling, kite and windsurfing, and cruising. If you’re looking for more fun, quad biking and golf are other options to explore while you are in Egypt.
Visit the land of one of the world’s most ancient civilisations that’s firmly grounded in its glorious roots while embracing the beauty of the modern era.
At Toehold, we are passionate about travel and photography just as you are, which lets us understand your needs and travails perfectly. And we use our insight and experience to plan your vacation to perfection, so all you have to do is enjoy yourself and make memories for a lifetime.
Here are just some reasons you should leave your next holiday to us:
While Toehold Photo Travel is our most popular offering with our photography experts travelling along with you, our Vacations chalk out travel plans for you to explore destinations across the globe the way you wish to. In short, you would be availing of our expert service to plan your vacation and execute it the way you want.
- Unlike a Photo Travel experience, your vacation is completely personalised for you.
- The dates, style of travel, class of hotels and lodges, destinations, and every other detail is tailor-made to suit your custom requirement.
- A Skipper or a photography guide doesn’t travel with you to guide you unless you decide to take our customised and guided photo travel experience.
You can now use our immense experience and field knowledge for great experiences on your travel!
Are you a photography enthusiast who prefers our guided Photography Tours to benefit from our vast wealth of photography knowledge and expertise on the field? Consider joining one of our numerous Photography Tours to various destinations across the globe!
How different are your Personalised Vacations from other holidays?
Unlike travel agents who plan your vacation from a remote destination to places they sometimes haven’t experienced themselves, our Personalised Vacations offer a comprehensive toehold to experience a place through the knowledge of experts who know the places first-hand. Besides, your holiday will be meticulously planned by making use of the best local contacts we have at every destination.
For whom is this destination suitable?
Anybody with an interest in history, culture and all the myriad marvels of nature, and is over the age of 18 (unless accompanied by a parent or adult guardian) can go on a personal vacation to this destination.
Will you book my flight tickets if needed?
Certainly! We take care of the flight ticket bookings too.
What is the scope of services you offer as a part of a Personalised Vacation package?
Absolutely everything! From booking the travel tickets and arranging for a comfortable stay to suggested itineraries and planning places of interest, Toehold takes care of all the details of your vacation.
Do you rent camera equipment?
Toehold offers an exhaustive array of cameras and lenses for hire, so you can always hire what you need. Click here to see what we offer. What’s better, you can enjoy a 10% discount on all equipment hired on Toehold Personalised Vacations!