With its rich culture, beautiful beaches and some of the most famous historic landmarks, Egypt is a tourist paradise that enchants all who visit. The home of the first great civilization, the country is considered as the oldest tourist destination. The first tourists who were captivated by Egypt were the Romans and Ancient Greeks, who often came to marvel at the unique beauty of the Pyramids and the Colossi of Thebes. Today, millions of tourists from all over the world come to explore the land of the Pharaohs which offers a slice of ancient history and an abundance of modern hospitality. A mix of culture, relaxation and adventure a vacation in Egypt can be a truly unique experience. But, to have an enjoyable and hustle-free stay in the land of Pharaohs preparation is key and I’m not just talking about choosing a chic bathing suit and taking a good protective sunscreen.
Before you start packing your suitcase make sure to book your vacation in Egypt through a reputable travel agency that can provide you with a vacation arrangement that best meets your needs and budget. Professional travel agents can provide you with the necessary information about transportation, lodging, accommodation and costs. To find the right vacation arrangement for you, the travel agent would need to know how you want to travel to Egypt and how long you plan to stay. Once you’ve found a reputable travel agency and booked your vacation you are ready to begin your adventures in the land of fire sunsets, ancient treasures and endless sand.
There are so many things to do and see that one vacation in Egypt is simply not enough to explore the historic treasures and experience the dazzling Egyptian culture. You can have a fun day in Sinai soaking up the sun on the beach, or explore the southern town of Aswan and spend a relaxing day in the countryside. You can’t experience the ancient Egyptian culture without visiting the Pyramids of Giza, which is the country’s most recognisable landmark. They are guarded by the mysterious Sphinx and once served as tombs for the powerful Pharaohs. Tourists who want to see the modern side of Egypt, should definitely visit Cairo- a place where modern and ancient architecture collide to create a unique megalopolis.
There is no perfect time to visit Egypt since the breathtaking sunsets can be enjoyed all year round. Cruising the Nile can be the ideal way to spend your winter vacation, while the Mediterranean coast of Alexandria is the ideal location for having a summer vacation relaxing on the beach with a view of the golden sunset.