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Ancient Nubia Explorer BSU

Visiting: Sudan
Tour Duration 12 Days
  • Necropolis of Meroe
  • Meroe Camp
  • Learn about the Nubian way of life
  • Necropolis of Meroe
  • Desert Camping
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Busy
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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Sudan Adventure Tour

Travelling through the scenic Nile Valley and into the desert we uncover Sudan's unspoilt cultural and historical heritage. We visit well-preserved sandstone temples, tombs engraved with images of the pharaohs and the many pyramids of the Royal Necropolis of Meroe. We also experience the warm hospitality of the Nubian people and stay in a traditional village house.

Tour Highlights

  • Temples & Pyramids Discover the amazing Phaoronic architecture of nothern Sudan - there are more pyramids here than in Egypt!
  • Nubian hospitality Enjoy a traditional welcome as guests in the village of Soleb.
  • Desert landscapes Get off the beaten track in this little visited tourist destination.
  • Nile - Take an exhilarating cruise along the world's longest river to discover its hidden treasures.

Itinerary

Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour in Khartoum

  • 2
    In Khartoum

  • 3
    Leave Khartoum and drive to Meroe via Naga

  • 4
    Explore the royal necropolis and the royal city of Meroe

  • 5
    Crossing the Bayuda desert to Karima

  • 6
    Exploring Karima

  • 7
    Nile cruise and pyramids

  • 8
    Into Nubia

  • 9
    Traditional Nubian hospitality

  • 10
    Along the Nile to Old Dongola

  • 11
    Return to Khartoum

  • 12
    Tour ends

Tour notes

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Included meals 11 10 8
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
4WD, Boat
Accommodation
3 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Standard Tented Camp
3 nights Standard Guesthouse
2 nights Basic Camping
1 night Simple Village House
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Cook
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16