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Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours

#107 of 1 161 Tours in Cairo
Cairo, Egypt
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About Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
We specialise in imaginative, adventurous, small group tours and travel-goers. What they have in common is a passion to go-a passion to encounter the vast diversity of our planet for real.We are a UK registered company, with full bonding and financial protection through ATOL and IPP. Our owners and directors have over 50 years of experience between them of arranging this type of travel, from driving overland expeditions and running travel companies both here in the UK and on the ground.
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Sammy A wrote a review Jan 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
My first time in Egypt and I have to say it was amazing!! The tour guide was very knowledgeable of the country and provided us with excellent service. I highly recommend going to Egypt with Encounters Travels. It’s a once in a lifetime trip!!!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Max T wrote a review Dec 2019
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This tour was absolutely amazing! Our tour guide Islam went above and beyond, had a great personality and was so humerus which made the tour all that much better. Within a few minutes of meeting him, he contacted multiple folks to get a piece of medical equipment I realized I
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded 07 Jan 2020
Dear maxgtllc, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We are delighted to receive such positive feedback– this is exactly the kind of experience we aim to give our clients. We are also very glad to hear that your tour guide Islam was able to take care of you so well. We know that a good guide is an essential part of any tour like this, and we are particularly proud of ours, who receive similar glowing reviews on a regular basis. We'll be sure to pass on your wonderful comments to Islam and the rest of the team. We do hope to welcome you back to Egypt or one of our many other destinations soon!
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SunriseFitness wrote a review Dec 2019
Potomac, Maryland206 contributions103 helpful votes
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Just finished Egypt & Jordan. I cannot say enough good things about our tour guide for Egypt, Islam’s hospitality and 5 star service. He went above and beyond in every way; upgrades, personalized attention, knowledgeable and enthusiasm, helping with special arrangements, dealing
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded 07 Jan 2020
Dear SunriseFitness, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We always appreciate detailed feedback, which we’re sure will be helpful to other travellers. We’re very glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour with us in Egypt and Jordan, and that we were able to provide you with a memorable experience. We’re also delighted with your wonderful comments about Islam, who always receives positive feedback from travellers. We’ll be sure to pass on your review to him. We’re sorry to hear that there were a few issues that you experienced, but we’re glad that they didn’t spoil your overall experience. We do hope that you will join us on another tour soon!
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Erin J wrote a review Dec 2019
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Just finished a dreamy 9 day Discover Egypt Tour with our guide, Mohamed El-Maghrabi. I can’t say enough about this tour and Mohamed. Everything exceeded my expectations. Somehow each new day was better than the last. The tour was perfectly laid out and organized, and everything
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from SimpsonMichael, Marketing at Encounters Travel - Day Tours & Extended Tours
Responded 05 Dec 2019
Dear 917erinj, Thank you for posting your feedback. We're very pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time on the Discover Egypt tour, and that Mohamed made the trip even more special. We'll be sure to pass your lovely comments on to him and all the staff in Egypt. We'd love to welcome you back to Egypt in the future, or to travel with you on another tour to one of our many amazing destinations!
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Kurt Christensen wrote a review Dec 2019
Salt Lake City, Utah3 contributions3 helpful votes
My buddy and I just returned from the 9-day Discover Egypt tour with Mohammed El-Maghrabi as our tour guide. What an incredible adventure!!! The entire trip was a breeze with everything laid out day to day. I loved this organization. Mohammed was fantastic. His knowledge and
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