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Hatshepsut

Magic Egypt 2017
March 18-31, 2017
You are invited on a luxurious 5-star trip to the sites shown on The Pyramid Code TV series with Director Carmen Boulter as your Tour Leader. We’ll begin at Mena House Hotel in the shadow of the Great Pyramid. To celebrate Equinox, we'll have a private meditation inside the Great Pyramid with only our group on the Giza Plateau. We'll visit all the accessible pyramid sites of The Band of Peace. Then, we'll fly to Luxor and enjoy the magnificent Sonesta: St George Hotel on the shores of the Nile. We'll take an excursion to the spectacular temples of Abydos and Dendera. Then, we'll board our luxury ship and cruise the Nile from Luxor to Aswan visiting magnificent temples along the way. Come experience the grandeur and magic of ancient Egypt for yourself. Can you feel Egypt calling? Registration is now open!

Places We Will Go

Confirmed Program
* B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

Day 1 - Saturday, March 18: International departure from home city. Overnight in the air.
Day 2 - Sunday, March 19: *D International flights arrive in Cairo. You will be met by our Egyptian hospitality personnel. Transfer to meet the group at the spectacular Mena House Hotel, our 5-Star Deluxe hotel in the shadow of the Great Pyramid where we will spend 4 nights. Dinner at the hotel. Sweet dreams in the shadow of the pyramids.
Day 3 - Monday, March 20: B-D We have secured special permission from the Supreme Council of Antiquities for an early morning private mediation inside the Great Pyramid on Spring Equinox which is March 20. Buffet breakfast back at the hotel overlooking the Great Pyramid. We'll go back to explore the Giza Plateau. We can get close to The Sphinx and go in the Valley Temple. We will walk on the Plateau with its 9 pyramids and see evidence of high-level technology and the genius of the sky-ground correlations. Included in the package is a visit to the Solar Boat found in a pit on the Plateau. We will drive to a panoramic viewpoint and take photos with the pyramids in the background. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4 - Tuesday, March 21: B-D Buffet breakfast at the hotel. We'll take a trip into Cairo to visit the spectacular Egyptian Museum, home to countless ancient artifacts including the King Tut Exhibit from the Amarna Period of the 18th Dynasty. On the way back from the Museum, we'll stop at a Perfume Palace with a special explanation of how to use different oils to work with chakras. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 - Wednesday, March 22: B-D Buffet breakfast at the hotel. We will travel along The Band of Peace and, as seen in The Pyramid Code, we will walk through a mango grove and up onto the desert to the glorious quartz crystal altar at Abu Garab. Imagine high-level initiates doing sacred intitation rites at the pyramid and understand how power was generated at the site with water and magnetic resonance. Sunset horse or camel ride on the desert in view of the pyramids. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6 - Thursday, March 23: B-D Buffet breakfast. Check out of the hotel. Transfer to the Airport to board our flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, we will be met by hospitality personnel and transferred to the spectacular Sonesta: St George Hotel on the shores of the Nile where we will spend 2 nights. Relax by the pool watching traditional sailboats, or feluccas, glide on the Nile. Exotic buffet dinner as the sun sets. Pleasant dreams on the shores of the Nile.

Day 7 - Friday, March 24: B-L-D Buffet breakfast on the patio watching boats cruise by. Today, we’ll take a day trip on our air conditioned coach across lush farm land to the fantastic Temple of Hathor at Dendera. On the way, we’ll pass by the village where the Nag Hamadi ancient scrolls were found in 1945 written in the voice of the Divine Feminine. At Dendera,we'll see the ceiling of the enormous First Hypostyle Hall that has been recently cleaned revealing curious star maps and strange half-animal, half-human beings. At the Temple to Hathor, there is an even more ancient temple below the ground. In the crypts, we’ll see odd ancient devices resembling light bulbs. We'll continue our journey and stop for lunch at the House of Life Abydos Hotel with a lovely courtyard overlooking the Temple of Seti I at Abydos. After lunch, we'll visit the temple where images of curious flying objects are found. As well, there are rooms of exquisite frescos with gorgeous original color telling a story of a revived spirituality from the 19th Dynasty. Here we'll see the infamous Kings List with 3 pharaohs erased. We’ll also visit the ancient and mysterious Osirion where several Flowers of Life are etched into the pillars. Then, we'll return to the hotel for an elegant dinner and overnight.

Day 8 - Saturday, March 25: B-L-D OPTION 1: Early morning Hot Air Balloon Ride. Buffet breakfast overlooking the Nile. Check out from the hotel. Short transfer to check in on our 5-Star Deluxe cruise ship, the M/S Sonesta: Moon Goddess for our 4-night Nile cruise. Morning visit to visit to the magnificent and extensive Karnak Temple where we will see the Sacred Lake and gain entrance to the Shrine to Sekhmet. We'll continue to the Temple of Luxor. Schwaller de Lubiz called the Luxor Temple the Temple of Man since the Hypostyle Halls in the temple correspond to the cavities in the human body. We'll do a walking meditation along a short part of the Avenue of the Sphinxes which spans 3 kilometres all the way from the Karnak Temple to the Luxor Temple with 2000 sphinxes currently being restored. We'll walk through the temple and into the Holy of Holies at the back of the temple which corresponds to the pineal gland in the human body. Lunch on board. Enjoy cocktails in the lounge at the Captain's Welcome. Elegant dinner on board. Overnight on board docked in Luxor.
Day 9 - Sunday, March 26: B-L-D Buffet breakfast on board. Morning visit to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut with its shrines to Hathor and Anubis and colorful frescos depicting Hatshepsut's infamous expedition to the Land of Punt where exotic treasures and myrrh trees were traded and brought to this site. We'll continue on to the Valley of the Kings. Lunch on board. Set sail. Cross the locks at Esna. Relaxing afternoon by the pool on the upper deck as we cruise the Nile observing the peaceful life of rural farmers and fishermen. Watch the sunset and the glistening waters of the Nile. Dinner and overnight on board as we sail to Edfu.
Day 10 - Monday, March 27: B-L-D Buffet breakfast on board. Docked at Edfu, we will ride in charming horse-drawn carriages called Kalleshes to visit the Temple of Horus. This is where aromatherapy recipes were archived and healing potions were made. We'll see the standing sarcohagus where ancient rituals were performed by high-level Initiates in pairs. Lunch on board. Leisurely afternoon sailing down the Nile. Afternoon tea on the upper deck. As the sun sets, we’ll see the spectacular Kom Ombo Temple appear majestically on the horizon. We'll disembark and visit the temple where priests and priestesses in training did initiations to conquer their fears. Don't miss the small museum with mummified crocodiles. After we get back on board, we'll dress up as ancient Egyptians for our Come as You Were party. Elegant dinner and a special evening. Overnight on board as we sail to Aswan.
Day 11 - Tuesday, March 28: B-D Breakfast on board docked in Aswan. Check out of cruise ship. We'll take a short drive by the Old Dam where we'll take a small boat to the Island of Philae. Visit the pristine Temple of Isis nestled in a garden surrounded by Nile waters. Here the goddesses Isis and Hathor each have their own temples. We'll go by coach to the other side of the High Dam and take another small ferry to the Temple of Kalabsha built for Amenhotep II, grandfather of Akhenaten. Later, we'll sail on traditional felucca sailboats around the islands. Transfer to Movenpick Aswan Hotel. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 12 - Wednesday, March 29: B-D OPTION 2: Early morning flight and visit to Abu Simbel. Buffet breakfast. Check out from the hotel. Transfer to the Airport to board our flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival, we'll be transfered back to the familiar Mena House Hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 13 - Thursday, March 30: B-D Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Visit to the vast site of Saqqara with the Step Pyramid and the small museum on site. Visit Pepi and Unas pyramids and tombs. Visit the Serapeum, a large undergound chamber with evidence of high technology with 20-ton sarcophagi with 5-ton lids carved to perfection. Next, we'll continue to the ancient pyramid site of Dashour where there are 3 pyramids: red, white, and black. We'll have time inside the Red Pyramid with its corbelled ceiling and astonishing acoustic chambers. Next, we'll walk around the Bent Pyramid examining its unique construction using 2 angles. View the Black Pyramid in the distance across the riverbed of the ancient Nile and see Saqqara off in the distance. On the way back, we'll stop at a papyrus shop and we'll learn what some of the ancient symbolism means. Farewell dinner. We'll count our Blessings and close the energy of the group. Sweet dreams in the shadow of the Great Pyramid.

Day 14 - Friday, March 31: B Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Transfers to the Cairo International Airport will be scheduled in time to meet your individual flights for international departures. The journey ends, the integration begins...

Questions? E-mail Dr Carmen Boulter

Double Occupancy $3950 US per person
Registration is still open!
$1000 non-Refundable Deposit to secure your reservation
Balance $2950

Single Room Supplement add $750
Children under 12 = $1975

Package Includes
Package does not Include

• Private meditation inside the Great Pyramid at Equinox with only our group
• All transfers to and from airports
• Ground transportation to sites
• 6 nights 5-star Deluxe Mena House Hotel in Giza by the Great Pyramid
• Sunset horse or camel ride in view of the pyramids
• 2 nights 5-star Sonesta: St George Hotel in Luxor
• 4-day (3-night) 5-star Superior Nile cruise on M/S Sonesta: Moon Goddess
• 1 night 5-star Movenpick Aswan Hotel
• Domestic flights from Cairo-Luxor and Aswan-Cairo
• Felucca sailboat ride on the Nile in Aswan
• All entrance tickets to sites and museums
• Meals as listed each day (B-L-D = breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
• Professional English speaking Egyptian Guide and logistics coordinator
• Daily tips for drivers, porters, hotel and cruise staff, and our Egyptian Guide
• 2 large bottles of mineral water per day
NOTE: In the event that venues change, they will be replaced with comparable ones

• International airfare to Cairo
• Entry Visa must be purchased from home
• Travel insurance
• Extra drinks (coffee, tea, and juice included with breakfast only)
• Personal extras (laundry, spa, etc.)
• Internet connection (see Travel Details for fees at each venue and where acess is free)
• OPTION 1: Hot Air Balloon - $65 (can be booked in Egypt)
• OPTION 2: Abu Simbel - Return flights (45 minutes each way), transfers, tickets, and Guide is $225, pay upon arrival
NOTE: Special dietary needs can be accomodated (grain, gluten or lactose free, vegetarian, vegan, diabetic, etc.)

EXTRA NIGHTS: Mena House Hotel $160 US per person/per night (before or after) includes Breakfast, Dinner, and Airport Transfers. Pre-booked and paid upon arrival

Package Payment: Bank-to-bank transfer

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