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Accessible Egypt Travel

Accessible Egypt Hotels

Egypt Nile Cruise

Classic Accessible Egypt

Classic Accessible Egypt Rates

Accessible Egypt Access

Egypt Travel Planning

Our River Nile cruise is onboard
one of the newest 5 star
sailing ships in Egypt promising
unmistakable luxury and
outstanding wheelchair access.

 

 

barrier free tour in Egypt

 

Wheelchair Accessible Egypt
for independent travelers


The possibilities for a wheelchair accessible vacation in Egypt are endless. Our accessible itineraries and barrier free vacations on this page will help you with examples of our most popular packages.

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Our selected hotels are wheelchair adapted with accessible amenities at each property. Grab rails, roll-in showers are available in a wide variety of hotels and resorts. Our tour is designed to provide maximum participation and be as barrier free as possible.
For more details about handicapped traveler access and wheelchair traveler participation contact Accessible Journeys


Classic Accessible Egypt

Day 1: Arrive Cairo
Arrival at Cairo International Airport in the morning. Special meet and assistance accompaniment and service from arrival through customs and immigration formalities. Meet our driver and our air conditioned van. Accessible transfer to our specially selected hotel in Cairo. Balance of the evening for independent activities. Overnight Cairo.
Cairo has been the largest city in Africa for centuries and five thousand years of culture are concentrated here at the center of three continent. Cairo, and the area around it are considered to be the heart of Egypt. One may find almost every aspect of Egypt represented in the area, including some of the most famous Pharaonic, ancient Christian and Islamic monuments. If you choose to arrive early possibilities are: golf on the famous Mena House course overlooking the Pyramids, watch horse racing at the famous Gezira Club, or visit the Zoo and Botanical Gardens.

Day 2: Cairo sightseeing and Giza Pyramids
After breakfast visit the highlights of Cairo and one of the the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Giza Pyramids. The day is filled with antiquity from the past with unforgettable sightseeing at the Valley Temple of King Chephren, The Great Sphinx. After a day of exploring return to our hotel. Overnight Cairo.(B)

Day 3: Cairo to Aswan, board river Nile cruise
Early departure for the airport and our flight to Aswan. Aswan has been a favorite winter resort since the beginning of the nineteenth century and it’s still a perfect place to get away from it all. Visit the famous Aswan High Dam and the Unfinished Obelisk. Transfer to the River Nile where you we board our 5-star river Nile cruise boat. Our Nile river cruise ship is a 5-star experience all the way and she has modern accessibility, specially built accessible bathrooms, and air conditioning. There's a special wheelchair elevator to the top sun deck and the ships' crew assist at every port. Overnight on the Nile. (B,D)

Day 4: River Nile Cruise
Breakfast on board as we comfortably continue our cruise along the Nile. Along the way we pass Kom Ombo, a very unusual temple that consists of two adjacent temples and each dedicated to a different god and Edfu, the best preserved major temple in Egypt. The temple is dedicated to the falcon god Horus and was built over a 180-year period from 237 BC to 57 BC. Lunch and dinner served enroute. Overnight on the Nile. (B,L,D)

Day 5: Luxor & Karnak temples
After breakfast we arrive in Luxor, the world's greatest open-air museum, filled with awe-inspiring monuments of ancient civilization. The Luxor area of Upper Egypt was the Thebes of the ancient Egyptians - the capital of Egypt during the Middle and New Kingdoms. On the east bank is the modern town of Luxor. Running alongside part of the river bank and separated from it by the corniche is Luxor Temple. At the northern end of town is the sprawling Karnak complex of temples built over a span of about 1,500 years. It is famous for its main Hypostyle Hall with 134 massive columns. One can wander for hours amongst the ruins. Starting at the first pylon, one walks back through time to the earlier constructions toward the rear. About halfway between Luxor and Karnak temples is located the Luxor Museum - one of the best in Egypt. The West Bank was the domain of the deceased and it is dominated by mortuary temples and hundreds of tombs.
Disembark and join our guides for a full day of visiting the fabulous temples of Luxor and Karnak. Afterwards return to our river Nile cruise ship. Overnight on the Nile. (B,L,D)

Day 6: Hatshepsut Temple & Colossi of Memnom
Breakfast on board before we disembark for a full day of visits to the fabulous Hatshepsut Temple and the Colossi of Memnom. After a full day of visiting we check into our hotel in Luxor. Overnight Luxor. (B)

Day 7: Luxor to Cairo
Breakfast at our hotel and our transfer to Luxor Airport for our flight to
back to Cairo. Rest of the day is free. Overnight in Cairo. (B)

Day 8: Cairo Departure
Morning group transfer to Cairo International Airport for departure. (B)


Classic Accessible Egypt
Rates, Terms & Conditions

Tour Rate
May 2013 rates
Rate per person: $3350.00 USD
Based on: Double occupancy
Single occupancy $2950.00

October 2013 rates
Rate per person: $3895.00 USD
Based on: Double occupancy
Single occupancy $3495.00

Tour Rate does include:
- 3 nights Cairo w/ breakfast
- 3 nights 5-star Nile cruise, w/ full board
- 1 night Luxor, w breakfast
- 3 nights Sharm El Sheikh, w breakfast
- 2 day tours in Cairo* w/breakfast
- Sightseeing in Luxor & Aswan**
- 2 Coach class inter Egypt flights (Cairo/Ashwan, & SHS/Cairo)
- English speaking guides
- All adapted transfers required
- All meals mentioned in itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
- Accessible sightseeing vehicles
- Tips on the Nile cruise boat

Tour Rate Does Not Include:
- International airfare from your home town to Cairo & return
- Egypt entry visa ($15 USD at the Cairo Airport)
- Hotel and Nile cruise extras
- Any additional optional tours
- Laundry and telephone and items of personal interests
- Personal attendant care
- gratuities and tips not mentioned
- Travel Insurance (mandatory and required at time of booking)

Click HERE to review our Travel Insurance Provider's Policy and terms.

Terms:
Deposit of $500 per person is due immediately to confirm your reservation. Final balance due 120 days prior to departure.

Click HERE to review Accessible Journeys' Agency Terms for Land Travel

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Deposit is nonrefundable unless our suppliers cancels the tour, in which case your deposit will be fully
refundable. Cancellations after final payment are nonrefundable. A valid passport is required to visit Egypt.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Deposit is nonrefundable unless our suppliers cancels the tour, in which case your deposit final payment are nonrefundable. A valid passport is required to visit Egypt.

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT RENTALS:
We are proud to provide several equipments on rental basis

Manual wheelchairs
Power chairs
Light weight scooters
Beach chairs
Manual wheelchairs
Commode shower chairs
Raised toilet seats
Manual bed hoists
Walkers, canes, crutches
Oxygen Cylinders
Oxygen Concentrators

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