Upcoming Tours to Egypt
Pyramids & Temples Alive
with Abu Simbel
November 20 to Dec 3, 2023 &
Feb 26 to March 10, 2024
$4950 USD twin share;
single supplement $1195 USD
February 20 to March 5, 2023
$4695 USD twin share;
single supplement $1095 USD
NEW: Guaranteed Nile view rooms in Cairo!
Our two-week grand tour of all the best sites — and best kept secrets — including a Nile cruise. Includes a fascinating overland trip to the great Temples of Abu Simbel – and an exquisite Nile cruise.
Treasures of Tutankhamun: 100th Anniversary Tour
Oct 29 to Nov 10, 2022
$5995 USD per person
A once-in-a-lifetime trip that includes all the great pyramids and temples plus unique and special experiences: Amarna, Meidum, Barry Kemp, Old Winter Palace, Tut’s Tomb, special entrances and more.
Travel Perks With Booking AEA Tours
No more than 20 people per trip. Having a smaller group allows for a more personal and enriching travel experience
Your tour will be guided by at least one, and often two or three experts to bring the history alive!
Get rare access to seldom seen tombs, temples, museums—and travel experiences
Many of our tours include special experiences with world authorities; You might be getting a first-hand look at an archaeology dig, or a special collections tour
For those with a thirst for learning, we include informative and engaging lectures along the way, to make the touring experience more vivid
On average 20-40% of our intrepid travelers are solo journeyers—and we do our best to assist with room match for those wishing to save the supplement
Far From Ordinary – Not Your Average Egypt Tour
At Ancient Egypt Alive, our expert-led tours are very special experiences for those who prefer enriched journeys alongside a small and cultured group of convivial travelers. We love history and strive to offer a more meaningful, enriched and immersive experience for you. We try to balance the right amount of learning, lectures and historical site guiding, with superb local dining, lovely hotels, spectacular experiences – and fastidious care each step of the journey.
As a smaller, Canadian company, we are adored abroad—and often get preferred treatment abroad…You won’t be yet another booking in a great huge travel company. You will become our friend!
Our Egypt Tour Partner, Your Journey Travel
Our partner in Egypt for the last decade has been Your Journey Travel, an award-winning Toronto-based agency run by veteran travel expert and Egyptophile Anna MacKay.
Known for her vast knowledge of adventure destinations, superb operations, and unmatched levels of traveller care, Anna MacKay ensures every exhilarating Egypt tour unfolds without a hitch – with lots of wonderful surprises along the way. Anna runs each tour with an eye for detail – and a huge heart for each and every traveller.
With more than three decades of top experience and an incredible track record, we are always in amazing hands with Anna.
Way back in 2010, Laura and Anna came together to develop a new concept for expert-led Egypt tours that focus more in-depth on history, learning and archaeology. The rest is history! It has been a tremendous ten-year adventure so far.