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August 30, 2010 4:36 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Madrid.

Day Two After breakfast, enjoy a panoramic tour of Madrid, visiting Salamanca, Retiro Park, Paseo del Prado, the Prado, the Botanical Gardens, Royal Spanish Academy, Royal Palace. Overnight in Madrid. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Madrid. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Madrid.  (B)

4:34 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Madrid.

Day Two After breakfast, enjoy a visit to Alhambra, Generalife Palace and the Place of Carlos. Overnight in Granada. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Granada. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Granada. (B)

4:31 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Barcelona.

Day Two After breakfast, enjoy a panoramic tour of Barcelona, visiting Gaudi’s Parque Guell and Sagrada Famili, Ramblas, the Gothic Quarter and the Olympic City and Port. Overnight in Barcelona. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Barcelona. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Barcelona. (B)

4:28 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Florence.

Day Two After breakfast, a morning tour visits the Cathedral, Giotto’s Belltower, the Ancient Baptistery, and the Academy of Fine Arts. Overnight in Florence. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Florence. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Florence. (B)

4:26 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Venice.

Day Two After breakfast, a morning walking tour visits St. Mark’s Square, the Golden Basilica and Ducal Palace. Overnight in Venice. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Venice. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Venice. (B)

4:23 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Rome.

Day Two After breakfast, a full day of sightseeing includes visits to the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and St. Peter’s Basilica. This afternoon visit the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Overnight in Rome. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, enjoy a full day at leisure or choose from several optional tours available. Overnight in Rome. (B)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Rome. (B)

4:17 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival in Cairo, meeting, assistance and transfer to hotel. Remainder of evening at leisure in Cairo.

Day Two Full-day visit of the Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Mohamed Ali Mosque, Old Cairo and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Overnight in Cairo. (B)

Day Three After breakfast, a full day of sightseeing includes lunch and visits to Memphis, Sakkara, the Pyramids and Sphinx. Overnight in Cairo. (B)

Day Four Transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Aswan. Arrive in Aswan and transfer to Nile Cruise for embarkation before lunch. After lunch, visit the Botanical Gardens and Elephantine Island. Dinner and overnight onboard in Aswan. (B, L, D)

Day Five Visit the High Dam, the Old Aswan Dam, the Granite Quarries and the Philae Temple. Sail to Kom Ombo. After lunch, visit Kom Ombo Temple and sail to Edfu. Overnight onboard in Edfu. (B, L, D)

Day Six Visit Edfu Temple and sail to Esna. After lunch, visit Esna Temple and sail to Luxor. Dinner and overnight onboard in Luxor. (B, L, D)

Day Seven Visit the West Bank, Valley of the Kings and Queens, Temple of Queen Hatshgipsuet at El Dier El Bahary and the Collosie of Memnon. Lunch, dinner and overnight onboard in Luxor. (B, L, D)

Day Eight Visit Luxor and Karnak Temples and sail to Qena. Lunch, dinner and overnight onboard in Qena. (B, L, D)

Day Nine Visit Dendera Temple and sail to Nag Hammadi. After lunch, visit Abydos Temple and sail back to Luxor. Dinner and overnight onboard in Luxor. (B, L, D)

Day Ten Disembarkation after breakfast. Transfer to Luxor Airport for flight to Cairo and transfer to hotel upon arrival in Cairo. Overnight at hotel. (B)

Day Eleven After breakfast at hotel, transfer to Cairo Airport for departure. (B)

4:14 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Cairo.

Day Two After breakfast, a full-day of sightseeing includes lunch and visits to the Egyptian Museum, the Great Pyramids of Giza, the mysterious Sphinx, Cheops’ Solar Boat, the Valley Temple, Saladin’s Citadel, the Sultan Hassan and Alabaster Mosques. (B, L, D)

Day Three After breakfast and an early morning flight to Luxor, proceed to the west bank of the Nile to visit the magnificent Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. Also visit the Temples of El Ceir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch and dinner included. Overnight at hotel. (B, L, D)

Day Four After breakfast, visit the breathtaking temples of Karnak and Luxor. Return to Cairo and your hotel in the afternoon. (B, L, D)

Day Five After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Cairo. (B)

4:08 pm    |    by admin

Day One Arrival, assistance and transfer from airport to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure in Cairo.

Day Two After breakfast, a full-day of sightseeing includes lunch and visits to the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel, Mohamed Ali Mosque, Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaars. Overnight in Cairo. (B, L)

Day Three After breakfast, a full-day of sightseeing includes lunch and visits to Memphis, Sakkara, the Pyramids and Sphinx. Overnight in Cairo. (B, L)

Day Four After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight from Cairo. (B)

August 21, 2010 3:14 am    |    by admin

Day One Arrival in Istanbul, assistance and transfer to hotel. Remainder of day at leisure.

Day Two After breakfast, full-day tour of Istanbul. Visit St. Sophia Church, the Blue Mosque and the Grand Covered Bazaar. After lunch, tour Topkapi
Palace, world-famous residence of the Ottoman Sultans, and the masterpiece Suleymaniye Mosque. Return to hotel. (B, L)

Day Three Today you will cruise by boat on the Bosphorus, the winding strait separating the continents of Europe and Asia. After lunch, cross the suspension bridge to the Asian side of Istanbul to visit Beylerbeyi Palace and a handicraft center. Following the tour, transfer to airport for domestic flight to Izmir. Meeting and assistance to hotel in Izmir. (B, L)

Day Four Tour Ephesus, famous city of antiquity. Following lunch, short visits to the Basilica of St. John and Shrine of Virgin Mary. Return to Izmir and the hotel, where the remainder of the afternoon and evening is free to enjoy the lively streets and seaside promenade in Izmir. (B, L)

Day Five Departure for Pergamum, visiting the Asclepion and Acropolis. Lunch included. Return to Izmir and transfer to airport for your Istanbul flight. Meeting and assistance to the hotel. (B, L)

Day Six Following breakfast, transfer to the airport for departure flight. (B)