Essence of Egypt 15th - 26th Feb 2021

Essence of Egypt Trip 2 visiting Cairo/Aswan/Luxor/Alexandria and more

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15th - 26th Feb 2021 cost £1850 in twin room - includes £200 non refundable deposit
flights to and from Cairo not included

Please note: 11 nights B&B and internal flights and travel included, flights to and from Cairo not included

Kay and Yasmina are offering a once in a lifetime journey into the heart of Egypt's music and dance culture.  This adventure will send you back in time to glimpse the world of Om Kalthoum and Badia Masabni, take a Nile cruise to explore the heritage of Upper Egypt's dance traditions Nubian, Tahtib and Ghawazee, and visit Alexandria in the company of one of it's most famous dancers.  You will have the chance to gather indepth knowledge on traditions such as the Tannoura and Zar, but also be brought right up to date with today's oriental dance scene, from one of Cairo's current stars  This is a once in a lifetime trip into the heart of Egypt's music and dance culture with Kay and Yasmina.

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Please note: 11 nights B&B and internal flights and travel included, flights to and from Cairo not included

What is included

11 nights B & B in varous locations

  • Flights to Aswan
  • Guided trip the the beautiful Philae Temple
  • Visit a typical Nubian village
  • Nubian dance class/demonstration
  • Nile Cruise - full board from Aswan to Luxor
  • Guided tours to Esma and Kom Ombo, Karnak and Luxor Temples
  • Guided trip to Valley of the Kings and Queens
  • Meet Khariya Maazin - learn about her life and take a class with her
  • Tahtib demonstration, talk about its history and a class with a Saidi band
  • Flights back to Cairo
  • Learn some basic Arabic
  • In the footsteps of Badia Masabne
  • The Om Kalthoum experience
  • Meet and ask questions of and take a class with one of Cairo's current stars
  • Cultural Cairo - inc Tannoura and Zaar, Islamic Museum and Mohamed Ali Street
  • Cairo Cabaret
  • Om Kalthoum soiree with Taht and amazing singer
  • Day trip to Alexandria including the library, and hear about a dancers life in Alexandria
  • Visit the Khan el Khalili and costume designers
  • Transfers to and from Cairo airport

Check out the photo albums on our Facebook page for some idea of what you can look forward to

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Farida-Adventures-Belly-Dance-Holidays/122655374460839

Please email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   or ring 0191 5652920 Mon - Fri 9.30am - 4.30pm if you have any questions

In the event of any political unrest and the Foreign Office have advised 'Essential Travel Only' full refunds on the holiday will be given, however Farida Adventures are not responsible for any money paid on flights.  We always advise that you take out holiday insurance.

 

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