About Egypt AND Beyond

TOURS FOR AMERICANS is all about "Connecting Cultures". Our mission is to connect the American culture with primarily the Egyptian culture. We created our blog where you have the opportunity to read articles, updates, information, and news about Egypt & Beyond. If you are interested in learning, reading about Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and getting inspired to tour Egypt & Beyond, you may check this page regularly.

Egypt For Americans offers you 5 private Egypt tour packages ranging from six to twelve days, small group tour, customize your own Egypt tour from scratch and add tour extensions to visit Jordan, Israel, Dubai and Abu Dhabi...



While our private Egypt tours give you the opportunity to be in control of everything related to your tour including when and how to tour Egypt, but you might want to tour Egypt  in a group ,choose one of our set group tour dates and benefit from our Egypt group tour rate.


You could also compare our Egypt private tours with our Egypt small group tour and start planning your amazing Egypt adventure today. Not only you could make changes to any of the above tour packages as your private Egypt tour package, but you could also customize your  Egypt Tour Package from scratch with the help, knowledge and expertise of our Egyptian tour expert based here in the US. 


You could also add few days while in the region to visit Jordan, Jerusalem, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

The Lost Golden City in Luxor Egypt
The Lost Golden City of 3000 years discovered in Luxor Egypt
I want to tell you about a city that has just recently been unearthed in Egypt. This city, dubbed “The Lost Golden City”, is likely the second most important archaeological find in Egypt after the discovery of Tutankhamen’s tomb of 1922 in Luxor. The leader of this discovery is none other than Egypt’s renowned archaeologist Zahi…
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization is now open!
Millions of people tuned in on April 3, 2021 to witness the Golden Pharaohs’ Parade.  Twenty-two ancient Egyptian pharaohs and royal mummies moved from the Cairo Museum to their new home in the ancient Islamic capital of Egypt—Al-Fustat.  These mummies, along with hundreds of thousands of other artifacts are now on display at the New…
Mummy King Segenenre Ta Egypt
The 22 Royal Mummies Parade in Cairo Egypt
Today is a spectacular day for an Egyptian Royal Mummy parade.   Why such a parade?  Well, the Egyptian Royal mummies are moving through the streets of Cairo from their current home the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. They are moving to their new home, the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) .  Paralleling the Nile River…
The World oldest known beer factory discovered in Egypt-Beer in Ancient Egypt
The World’s oldest known beer factory discovered in Egypt
Abydos beer factory: Ancient large-scale brewery discovered in Egypt. Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed what could be the world’s oldest known beer factory, dating back about 5,000 years. A joint Egyptian-American team discovered the brewery in Abydos, an ancient burial ground in the desert. This recent discovery in Egypt has landed upon an ancient beer factory.  Archaeologists from both America and Egypt have sponsored this dig.  The joint mission…
New Discovery in Saqqara Egypt
New Discovery in Saqqara Egypt
Be prepared for an updated history book!  New discovery in Saqqara Egypt was released this week, and they will forever change the way people interpret the 18th and 19th dynasties of the New Kingdom.  An Egyptian mission working in the Saqqara antiquities area next to the pyramid of King Teti (first king of the Sixth…
The Sphinx of Giza and the Pyramid of Giza in Egypt
5,000-year-old Relic from the Great Pyramid of Giza uncovered in cigar box in Scotland
Have you ever forgotten where you placed something?  For me, it is usually something that I had just been holding in my hand.  Well, just recently a curatorial assistant at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland made an amazing discovery–or rediscovery as the case may be—of something that was hiding in plain sight. The 5,000 years…
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The New Grand Egyptian Museum (The GEM) Opening Early 2022
The Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) will be Opening in 2022, however the project is %99 completed. The delay in opening the GEM is due to the Corona Virus Pandemic. Egypt will welcome yet another Jewel of the Nile. The Grand Egyptian Museum, aka the GEM.  Currently, many artifacts await their debuts in the basement of…
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Women in Egypt | Female Traveler | What to wear in Egypt?
Okay, let’s talk fashion—women’s fashion(clothes to wear in Egypt).  Surely you’ve heard that women in Egypt cover up when they are out and about.  Maybe you’ve heard that their clothing is restrictive, and they only show their eyeballs and their hands.  It could be, that as a woman, female traveler and tourist, you might be…
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Khan El Khalili Bazaar | Cairo, Egypt | Mingle with real local Egyptians in the region’s oldest Souk dates back to 1382.
If you truly want an Egyptian shopping experience and mingle with real Egyptian locals, you must visit the heart of Cairo at the Khan El Khalili Market and Bazaar.  The History of Khan El Khalili Market This souk, begun between 1382 and 1389, houses hundreds of shops filled with souvenirs, trinkets and traditional crafts.  Sure,…