Itinerary for Egypt: Remembrances, Exploring the Mysteries« Back to Trip Overview
Day 1-Mar 8th: (-/-/-) Depart USA to Cairo
Leave from JFK, on our direct evening flight on Egypt Air MS 986. (We leave the USA 6:30pm from JFK and arrive at noon in Cairo – 11 hours.) If you are joining us from another country you’ll meet us in Cairo at noon too!
Day 2-Mar 9th: (-/s/d) Cairo
We arrive in Cairo at noon, have a snack on the bus, and check into our beautiful hotel, Le Meridien Pyramids on the Giza Plateau. Tonight we’ll have a welcome dinner together, get to know each other, and set our intent for our sacred journey and spiritual alignment.
Day 3-Mar 10th: (b/l/d) Saqqara and Dashur
We tour Saqqara and the Pyramids of Dashur today. At Saqqara we visit the Temple of Sound and Vibration, the Step Pyramid, and the tomb of King Titi. This tomb bears reliefs of the “Egyptian Book of the Dead”. Later we tour the Kahan el Khalili Bazaar if we have time.
Day 4-Mar 11th: (b/l/d) Old Cairo & the Cairo museum
In the morning we visit the Cairo Museum, including exhibits of King Tutankhamen and Akhenaton. The energy in the museum is powerful, holding thousands of power objects. After lunch we visit Old Cairo: the Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Maollaka Church and the Coptic Church of El Zeitun, known for Marian apparitions since 1965. Later today we fly to Luxor and check into the Sonesta St. George Hotel.
Day 5-Mar 12th: (b/l/d) West Bank & Tombs/Luxor
This morning we visit the West Bank tombs and temples of the great Kings and Queens, the Necropolis of Thebes, the Colossi of Memnon, including Der El Bahari and the temple of Hatshepsut. She was the only female pharaoh in Egyptian history. In the afternoon we board our cruise ship for lunch. In the evening we will visit the Luxor temple in the evening dedicated to the god Amon-Ra. It was expanded by Rameses II who added statues of himself. Dinner on board the Nile Cruise. Overnight on board the Nile Dolphin for a 4 day/4 night cruise. Accommodations will be an outside Junior Suite cabin.
Day 6-Mar 13th: (b/l/d)Nile Cruise/Karnak/Edfu
This morning we’ll explore the magnificent Karnak Temple. We meet the lion-headed goddess Sekmet alone in her sanctuary and ask her for clarity for our paths – a powerful experience. In the evening we sail to Edfu. Overnight on board.
Day 7-Mar 14th: (b/l/d) Edfu & Kom Ombo
In the morning we visit the temple of Horus in Edfu. This temple is dedicated to the falcon-headed god and is the best preserved of all Egyptian temples. In the afternoon we sail to the Kom Ombo temple of the crocodile god; Sobek. Laying in the sun and watching views that the ancients would have also shared is simply beautiful. In the evening we’ll participate in a Galabeya party. Overnight on board sailing to Aswan.
Day 8-Mar 15th: (b/l/d) Philae & Elephantine Island
Morning ferry boat ride to the Temple of Isis on the Island of Philae. We experience the beautiful feminine energy of this temple complex. We’ll also visit the unfinished obelisk. In the afternoon we’ll sail by Felucca to Elephantine Island and the temple of God Khnum. Then in the evening we’ll enjoy a Belly Dancing show. Overnight on board.
Day 9-Mar 16th: (b/l/d)Abu Simbel
After we disembark from our lovely ship, we’ll fly from Aswan to the sacred site of Abu Simbel to visit the Great Temples of Ramses II and take time in meditation there. Stand before the colossal statues of the Pharaoh and the smaller statues of his wife Nefertari and his daughters. At the end of this powerful day we fly back to Cairo and check into the Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel.
Day 10-Mar 17th: (b/l/d) Giza Plateau – Great Pyramid
Morning camel ride to explore the desert of the Giza Plateau. Then we’ll take time to visit the Temple of the Sphinx, and the Red and Bent Pyramids. After lunch we experience the Great Pyramid an incredible power object. As a group we explore this remaining “Wonder of the World” toning and chanting, using the energy of the chamber to shift our level of consciousness. Here we’ll have time to align with the ancient wisdom and mysteries of the King’s Chamber. Tonight we have our farewell dinner together at an Egyptian home and have an authentic meal.
Day 11-Mar 18th: (b/-/-) Home
Today is the day we say good-bye to our new friends and spiritual family and make our way back home! (We leave Cairo on Egypt Air MS 985 at 9:10am and arrive at JFK at 3:30pm.)