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Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours

#35 of 312 Tours in Cairo
Opens in 19 min: 09:00 - 17:30
Open today: 09:00 - 17:30
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We specialise in imaginative, adventurous, small group tours and travel-goers. What they have in common is a passion to go-a passion to encounter the vast diversity of our planet for real.We are a UK registered company, with full bonding and...more
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Uk Office, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+44 20 3725 8921
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All reviewsdiscover egyptbig moabu simbelour tour guidegroup sizehot air balloonred sea resortnever felt unsafean amazing tripwhole groupbeautiful countrynubian villagehis enthusiasmbeyond my expectationsbehind the scenesthe entire tripmena house hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The tour was made incredible by the tour guide Big Mo! He made the history lessons very enjoyable, gave us the perfect amount of time at different landmarks, and kept everyone very happy with in the tour group of strangers. We did survive a sandstorm...More

Thank tracy m
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the 6 day pharaonic tour, and if you're asking should you book it, the answer is YES! My trip to Egypt was amazing, I got to see a lot in a short period of time. I always felt safe and had an PHENOMENAL...More

Thank Liss P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannot say enough good things about this adventure! There were eleven of us, friends and family, ages 28 to 70 and we all had a wonderful time. We had the most amazing tour guide, Waleed Kamouna. He has a PhD in Egyptology and was not...More

1  Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It went by way too quickly but I enjoyed every minute of it. The hotels we stayed in were very nice and clean and the sleeper train experience was a unforgettable one but in a good way. The heat was tough but my tour guide...More

1  Thank Zakiya123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the short 6 day tour of Cairo and Luxor sites. The itinerary was quite busy but meant we got to see all the main sites.Although it took a couple of days to get used to some of the shopkeepers at the tourist sites...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, adult daughter, granddaughter and I did the "Discovery Egypt" tour offered by Encounters Travel. Although I was skeptical about taking a trip to Egypt because of concerns about safety and whether Americans in this time of the terrible trump presidency would be welcomed,...More

4  Thank cblurton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just completed a memorable trip in Jordan and Egypt yesterday with the Encounters Travel which in my opinion is the best Tour Operator. We had been well look after at every stage from the time of landing at Amman's Queen Alia Airport to...More

4  Thank Lam T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just arrived home today from my Nubian Adventure Tour led by the amazing Waleed Kamouna. The whole experience from beginning to end was one of my best adventures! Our group saw so many amazing sites and have amazing memories of our time together in...More

2  Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Encounters Travel have always supplied a guide and driver there for you . All the guides we had were so enthusiastic about the history of their country. Very knowledgeable and keen to answer all questions about Egyptian way of life both modern and ancient. Great...More

1  Thank rhondaparrish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the trip of a lifetime with Encounters Travels on their 9 day Nubian Adventure with Waleed Kamouna as our exceptional tour guide, helping us make our way through Egyptian history, arts, culture, food and general ways of life from thousands of years ago...More

3  Thank Aman_Perth
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Charleston P
10 July 2018|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi there Janet, Thanks for reaching out! I think the best way to answer would be to first find out in which country the 10 day tour is as this will help us to give you the most accurate information? Thanks Dan
2 April 2018|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi Preeti, and Hi and thanks also to you Janet for the great referral! We would be delighted to help your family with a trip to Egypt. We have some dedicated group family tours that have been designed to be ideal for... More
14 March 2017|
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Response from Danniell S | Property representative |
Hi Yvonne, Thanks for your interest in our tours to Egypt, we hope you decide to join us! We’ve actually just changed the way in which we offer upgrades from the Felucca and moving forward we’ll no longer be offering the... More