Winter Solstice Trip
A 10 day trip exploring some of the most significant sacred sites of Ancient Egypt in the Upper Nile Valley
led by David Furlong and run in conjunction with Eagle Travel
Monday 14 - Wednesday 23 December 2015
Accommodation with either be in a 5 star hotel such as the Sheraton below or on the Solaris II cruise boat. Details of accommodation are not yet available but a typical hotel is shown below. The accommodation in the hotel will be half board and on the boat full board.
The Sheraton Hotel, Luxor
Details of the Sheraton Hotel are as follows:
On the banks of the River Nile, this luxury resort has 2 outdoor pools, and tennis courts. It features spacious bedrooms with balconies and views of the river and the countryside.
The centre of Luxor is located less than 3 km from the hotel and there is a free shuttle service to downtown. Luxor International Airport is a 20-minute drive.
The Sheraton has 3 restaurants and 2 pool bars. At the Karnak, guests can enjoy Mediterranean cuisine. The Agra specializes in Indian dishes. Guests can also dine in the privacy of their room.
The Sheraton has a games room with billiards and table tennis. There is also a tour desk that can provide information on local attractions.
Rooms at the Luxor Resort are air conditioned and have elegant furnishings. Each room is equipped with satellite TV and a minibar. The balconies offer panoramic views of the Nile and the surrounding countryside.
Does Egypt call to you? Then why not join us for this trip?
For further information please write to: |
David Furlong or Frida Maria Myrtles, Como Road, Malvern Worcs WR14 2TH
Tel: +44 (0)1684-569105 or +44 (0)777-978-9047
Email: David Furlong
David has been taking groups to Egypt for more than 25 years. He has extensive knowledge on Ancient Egyptian Culture and has published his researches into the solstice alignment at Queen Hatshepsut's temple.
The goddess Hathor from the Luxor museum.