11 Days Program
Day 1: Overseas – Khartoum
Depart overseas and late arrival to Khartoum International airport, meet our representative employee and transfer to your hotel Khartoum Plaza 3 stars hotel.
“You can choose any hotel instead of Khartoum Plaza if you want.”
Day 2: Khartoum – Omdurman
The part of Khartoum city tour including a visit to:
Sudan National museum contains different objects dedicated to Nubian history in addition to the beautiful temples saved by UNESCO from Lake Nassir and rebuilt inside the museum.
Ethnographic museum to see the variation of the tribal community of Sudan and style of life.
Palace museum located in a beautiful disused Anglican church, the museum recounts, with strong illustrations, portraits, and comments, the road traveled by Sudan from foreign invasions and the struggle for independence to the present. A lot of space is devoted to the objects relating to the supreme function, especially the gifts offered to the various presidents. The museum also exhibits a small collection of presidential cars, especially Rolls, used on major occasions such as reception of foreign heads of state or national festivals.
Kitchener boat: General Kitchener’s boat “the Melik”,Circa 19th century, And now, (Is beached on the grounds of the Blue Nile Sailing Club)
Visit confluence of two Niles (Blue & White Nile).
Visit Tuti Island if you have time to enjoy drinking tea with peppermint or coffee with ginger.
You will stop to enjoy your lunch after that proceed with your Omdurman city tour part including:
Khalifa’s house museum.
The old Suq (market) of Omdurman.
Hamed Al-Nil the dancing and chanting dervishes only on Friday.
Or the traditional Nuba wrestling only on Friday. So on Friday, you should choose only one event because Nuba wrestling is on the Eastern edge of Khartoum, and Hamed Al-Nil is on the Western edge of Khartoum.
In the evening return to the hotel
Day 3: Old Dongola – El Debba
Drive through Wadi Milk 500km north of Khartoum visiting Old Dongola the capital of the Christian kingdom of Makuria and the cemetery of the Sofi holy man after Islam became the religion of Nubia (lunch on the way)and then continue to Al Debba, overnight in an Eshraqa hotel apartment.
Day 4: Sesebi – Soleb
Drive through the west bank to Sessebi and continue to Soleb, visiting the Egyptian temple built by Amenhotep the third father of Akhenaton. The temple was dedicated to God Amun and the pharaoh himself. Overnight at a Nubian traditional house. (In Soleb there is no one available for the hotel only the Nubian house and this is for your kind information.)
Day 5 : Sadinga – Sai Island - Soleb
Excursion to Sadinga to visit temple dedicated to Queen Taj. And then later we have a nice Nile cruise to Sai Island where we have different sites and different periods in the Nubian history. After that back to Soleb for overnight at Nubian traditional house.
Day 6: Messaida- Tumbus
Drive via Messaida to Tumbus there are many Egyptian inscriptions and a huge granite statue dedicated the famous black pharaoh Taharqa. Overnight at Al Deffufa Resort.
Day 7: Kawa – Karima
Drive via Kerma and Kawa to reach Karima for visiting Jebel Barkal overnight at Nubian traditional house.
Day 8: Al- Kurru – Nuri – El kasinger island - Karima
Excursion to Al-Kurru and Nuri and then heading to Kasinger Island about 20 km from Karima, have a nice Nile cruise Elkasinger Island with small boat. Overnight in Karima at Nubian traditional house.
Day 9: Atbara – Meroe
Drive via Atbara to Meroe (pyramids) Visit the largest pyramids cemetery of the Nile valley – dozens of black pyramids rise from the desert sands. overnight at tends.
Day 10: Naqa – Mussawarat – Khartoum
Drive back to Khartoum via Naqa and Mussawarat, and then transfer to the airport for departure.
Day 11: Departure
1/ Sending invitation letters to Sudanese embassies all over the world to get your visa.
2/ Processing entry permits and arranging visas on arrival
3/ Welcoming guests and meeting you at the airport.
4/ Transfer from the airport to the hotel of your choice 2 overnight and one-day use (included only when arriving and departing on tour dates – quoted extra when arriving outside those dates).
5/ Drop from hotel to airport.
6/ Making reservations for hotels and stays in Nubian houses.
7/ All camping equipment for overnight camping.
8/ Transport with Toyota Land Cruisers with air-conditioning (4 pax per car) or Toyota Hilux with air-conditioning (3 pax per car) outside Khartoum. Mini-bus in Khartoum for a city tour with air-conditioning.
9/ Meals in Khartoum based on B.B (Bed and Breakfast only). Outside Khartoum, meals are full board. (Breakfast- Lunch- Dinner) with fruit, soft drinks, and hot drinks.
10/ Mineral water on tour.
11/ In addition to package tours, we also include the handling of adventure trips, desert safaris, camel riding trips, bird watching, and private trips.
12/ Excellent English-speaking guides
13/ Special guides who speak different languages, including French, Italian, and Russian
14/ Staff with a vast range of experience for your tour.
15/All fees for archeological sites and museums.
16/ Special Sudanese coffee served on arrival, at our office, or outside.
17/ Storytelling about our traditions and customs during the tour.
18/ Passport registration.
19/ Nile cruise.
20/ Foreigners Permit from the tourism police for your movement outside Khartoum.
- International flight tickets.
- Travel insurance.
- Gratuity (tipping your desert trip crew).