The Best Egypt and Jordan ToursWhy You Should Combine These Two Countries

Introduction

Egypt is one of our most popular destinations, with travelers swarming to discover the fascinating history, bustling streets, and picturesque scenery of its deserts and famous River Nile. Whilst in the region many travelers decide to combine our Egypt tours with neighboring Jordan, a country with a captivating history and landscape of its own. Jordan is a booming travel destination filled with must see destinations such as the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Petra and Wadi Rum. On this page we will detail why you should join our trips to Egypt and Jordan, and why choosing to combine these countries is the perfect opportunity for the adventure of a lifetime.

Why combine Egypt and Jordan?

Colossi of Memnon in Luxor
Colossi of Memnon, Luxor

Geographical Convenience

Combining Egypt and Jordan offers a seamless travel experience due to their close proximity, allowing travelers to explore diverse landscapes, ancient wonders, and vibrant cultures with logistical ease.

Maximising Time

Travellers can make the most of their time by exploring two distinct countries in a single trip. This is particularly beneficial for those with limited vacation time, allowing them to enjoy a more comprehensive Middle Eastern experience.

The Dead Sea in Jordan
The Dead Sea

Cost Effective

When you opt for group tours encompassing Egypt and Jordan, you can save on costs compared to individual trips. Operators streamline logistics, potentially offering discounts, and you'll only require one set of international flights!

Connected Histories

By visiting both Egypt and Jordan, travelers gain a more comprehensive understanding of the region's complex history, which through centuries of trade, cultural exchanges, and shared influences, shaped their civilizations and heritage.

Petra at night with candles
Petra at Night

Scenic Contrasts

Combining Egypt and Jordan provides an enriching travel experience by contrasting the breathtaking landscapes of the Nile River and the Red Sea with the majestic deserts and ancient wonders of Petra and Wadi Rum.

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Expert Guides

Embarking on escorted group tours in Egypt and Jordan presents numerous advantages. With a knowledgeable local guide by your side throughout the journey, you'll delve into each site's history while receiving continuous support and advice. Whether seeking dining recommendations, assistance with local vendors, or insights into cultural nuances, your guide ensures a seamless experience.

Hassle-free Travel

Crafting an Egypt and Jordan itinerary can be daunting, particularly for first-time visitors. Coordinating flights, ground transportation, and accommodations is time consuming and stressful. Opting for a group tour eliminates these hassles, allowing you to simply arrive at the airport and be taken care of from there, enabling you to focus on enjoying the amazing experiences and beauty of both destinations.

Unmissable Highlights

Drawing from our expertise in Egypt and Jordan travel, we tailor our itineraries to showcase the highlights each destination offers. From enchanting Nile River cruises to the mesmerizing nighttime spectacle of Petra illuminated by candlelight, our carefully crafted experiences guarantee the finest moments, ones you might miss when traveling solo.

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The best time to visit Egypt and Jordan

The best time to visit Egypt and Jordan is during the cooler months of October to April when temperatures are milder, making sightseeing more comfortable. This period also aligns with the peak tourist season, offering clear skies and ideal conditions for exploring ancient ruins, such as the Pyramids of Giza and Petra. However, for those seeking fewer crowds and lower prices, the shoulder seasons of spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) provide a balance between favorable weather and fewer tourists. Summer (June to August) can be scorching in both countries but offers fewer crowds and discounted rates.

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Conclusion

Egypt and Jordan rank among our top travel destinations, and combining them in one trip offers efficiency in time and cost while providing a richer experience where travelers can compare and contrast these two destinations. Ambitious travelers can also extend their journey to include Israel and Morocco, creating an unforgettable bucket-list adventure!