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Sudan History Tour

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 5 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 16 people
Destination(s): Sudan  
Specialty Categories: Archeology/History  
Season: November - April
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 600 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 700 Euro (EUR)

In this tour you will go back to the old history, to the ancient Cultic center with the Meroitic temple of Amun, the Roman chapel and the lion temple. Visit the largest pyramid cemetery of the Nile valley, and the ancient monastery. After that cross the Nile to visit the necropolis of El-Kuru.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival to Khartoum international airport and transfer to hotel ‎

‎Day 2: Khartoum and Omdurman. City tour including a visit to the national museum, ‎Ethnographic museum, Khalifa's House (museum), Mehdi Tomp and the Old‎ Suq (market) of Omdurman. Visit to the confluence of the two niles (Blue ‎Nile and White Nile). In the evening return to the hotel.

Day 3: Naqa - Mussawarat - Meroe. ‎ Drive to the ancient cultic centre of Nagaa with the meroitic temple of Amun, ‎the Roman chapel and the lion temple, about 160 km and Proceed to Musawarat ‎as-Sufra 20 km, an extensive temple area with rare elephant depictions. ‎Afterwards continue to the small town of Shendi, 80 km, and onwards 30 km to ‎Meroe. Visit the largest pyramid cemetery of the Nile valley – dozens of black ‎pyramids rise from the desert sands. Tent overnight in front of the pyramids of ‎Meroe. Overnight in tents‎

Day 4: Meroe - Damer - Bayouda Desert- Deir Ghazali - Karima. In the morning opportunity to take a stroll and photograph the pyramids. Then ‎drive to El Damer 100 km, crossing the Nile to Umm Tuyur on the west bank. ‎Afterwards the route leads through the Bayouda desert for 400 km, visit to the ‎ancient monastery of Deir Ghazali, then drive to Nuri, 25 km. Visit the cemetery ‎containing the pyramids of the 26th dynasty, among them that of Pharaoh ‎Taharqa. crossing the Nile to visit the necropolis of el-Kurru, 18 km. The ‎subterranean tomb of King Tanwetamani is decorated in the classical pharaonic ‎style. Drive to Jebel Barkal, 18 km Ascent to Jebel Barkal and afterwards visit to ‎the great temple of Amun of Napata dating back to the 12th century B.C. The ‎temple was the most important religious centre of Kush, overnight in Karima at a Nubian house

Day 5: Drive back to Khartoum for evening departure.‎

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Prices:
- 2 pax: 700 EUR (per person)
- 4-14 pax: 600 EUR (per person).

Prices includes:
* airport transfers from/to
* hotel accommodation in Khartoum at 3 stars bed&breakfast bases
* accommodation outside Khartoum as mentioned on the program
and based on full-board.
* transport by air-conditioned 4 wd cars with English speaking driver
* entrance fees to all archaeological sites and museums
* passport registration of
* photo permit and tour permit
* mineral water
* invitation letter for visa purpose

About This Supplier
Location: Sudan
Joined InfoHub: Aug 2005

M05448 has been established in 2004, purposely to promote Tourism to Sudan and with its experienced management, we plan to be one of the leading Tour Operators in Sudan. Our company is a tour operator for providing tour services for: - Adventure - Culture - Package tour - Camel riding - Hotel accommodation -...

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