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EGYPT AND BEYOND TOURS

TOURS FOR AMERICANS owns and operates EGYPT FOR AMERICANS, and we are not only the tour experts in Egypt but also in the Middle East...

You could add few days to visit and tour Jordan, Israel, Dubai and Abu Dhabi while you are in the region. In order to cover the highlights of each of these destinations, we recommend :

 

  • 3-5 days tour package in Jordan

Tour Jordan; Visit Madaba, a city best known for the famous 6th century Byzantine-Umayyad era mosaic map of Jerusalem & the Holy Land. Mt. Nebo (site only as the church is closed down for renovation), a city mentioned in the bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land. Marvel at the beauty of the ‘Lost City’, the Red Rose City of Petra. Enjoy the wilderness adventure of a 4×4 jeep tour of Wadi Rum and follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia.

  • 4-6 days tour package to in Israel

Tour Israel; Visit Old Jaffa, an 8000-year-old port city. Explore Mount Carmel to Haifa, visit the holy old town of Jerusalem and the Mount of Olives. Float in the Dead Sea and visit a green oasis near the Dead Sea, Jericho, the oldest town in the world where you see the Mount of Temptation.

  • 3-4 days tour package in Dubai & Abu Dhabi

Tour Dubai and Abu Dhabi; Visit Jumeriah Mosque Dubai(Oldest Mosque in Dubai), Dubai Mall and enjoy the afternoon fountain show. The amazing Burj Khalifa the tallest building in the world. Wonder old Dubai in the old housing city of Dubai( Al Bastakiya), and visit the Dubai Museum. Abu Dhabi has the phenomenal Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum.

 

How to plan your Egypt and Beyond tour package:

Step 1: Pick one of our premade Egypt tour packages or customize your own
Step 2: Pick from above where would like your tour extension to be
Step 3: Your life time Egypt and Beyond tour package ready for your review

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