Itinerary for

The Akashic Healing Journey: A Pilgrimage to Ancient Egypt

Adventure Awaits on this Healing Journey with Lauren Rainbow and Egyptologist Emil Shakar

Egypt | November 1st – 14th 2023

Extension to Jordan/Petra | November 14th – 17th 2023

Important pre-journey dates:

  • Photocopies of your passport are due no later than September 1st, 2023
  • Payment in full for your journey is to be completed no later than September 1st, 2023
  • Signed forms are to be returned to Lauren no later than September 1st, 2023
  • Photocopies of your arrival & departing flights are due to Lauren no later than September 1st, 2023

It is helpful to remember that life is in constant motion, so things change, miracles appear and plans shift. Be open to changes in the itinerary as there will be some unexpected magical moments! Please help everyone by listening to the information provided each day of the journey and joining us at agreed-upon times.

Day 1 – Wednesday, November 1st – Arrival in Cairo

It would help if you arrived in Cairo by November 1st.

You will be greeted at the Cairo Airport and transported to the Marriot Mena House in Giza, Egypt.

Day 2 – Thursday, November 2nd – Day in Giza

Stay at Mena House

Your day will begin with a private visit to the Paws of the Sphinx for an opening meditation and exploration of this fantastic site at the Giza Plateau!

We will then visit Sakkara, the oldest step pyramid in Egypt! Sakkara has had a lot of amazing activity lately! We will explore this fantastic site and connect with the energies of this ancient structure!

Day 3 – Friday, November 3rd – Journey to Luxor

Sonesta St. George Hotel

Today we will fly to Luxor, Egypt, and Check in at the Sonesta St. George Hotel!

We will have a beautiful nighttime visit to the Temple of Man in the evening! This temple is so magical at night, and visit a portion of the Avenue of the Sphinxes.

Day 4 – Saturday, November 4th – Abydos and Dendarah

Dahabiya Hadeel

Today will be an exciting day of visiting two impressive temples:

We will visit Dendarah, the cosmic temple of Hathor, the goddess of love, joy, wisdom, and music. This temple is truly beyond this world with all the cosmic connections in this temple!

Then we will also drive through the countryside to Abydos, the temple to Osiris. Abydos is one of the most potent temples in Egypt, where we connect to the energies of rebirth and reawakening.

We will return to Luxor and visit our home on the Nile. The private Dahabiya, “Hadeel,” will be your home and sanctuary on the Nile!

Day 5 – Sunday, November 5th – Hatshepsut Temple and Valley of the Kings

Dahabiya Hadeel

Hatshepsut Temple
Today we will have a sunrise visit to the Hatshepsut Temple, where the light is magical, and the sun kisses this beautiful temple to one of the only female pharaohs of Egypt!

Valley of the Kings
We will then visit the Valley of the Kings and explore some of the great tombs of this sacred valley!

Day 6 – Monday, November 6th – Karnak – We set sail down the Nile!

Dahabiya Hadeel

Karnak Temple
Today we visit the vast and overwhelming temple of Karnak, the largest temple in all of Egypt! We will also have a private visit to the Living Statue of Sekhmet for meditation with this fantastic and empowering goddess!

We will return to Dahabiya for a lovely lunch as we sail down the Nile!

Day 7 – Tuesday, November 7th – Horus Temple and Nile Sailing 

Dahabiya Hadeel

Today will be a day of beautiful sailing along the Nile!! We will enjoy some time for relaxing, meditation lovely meals.

Horus Temple – We will pause sailing when we arrive at Edfu and the home to the temple of Horus. Here we will connect with the god Horus and learn about the battle of light and dark in Egyptian history!

Day 8 – Wednesday, November 8th – Full Day of Nile Sailing

Dahabiya Hadeel

We will spend the day on the dahabiya, relaxing, meditating, enjoying excellent food, and some teaching on Akashic Energy!

Day 9 – Thursday, November 9th – Kom Ombo and Sail to Aswan

Dahabiya Hadeel

Today we are going to visit the temple of Kom Ombo. Kom Ombo is a healing temple dedicated to the Gods of Horus and Sobek.

We will enjoy the rest of the day completing our sail of the Nile as we head to Aswan!

Day 10 – Friday, November 10th – Philae (Mother Temple)

Dahabiya Hadeel

Philae Temple – Temple to Goddess Isis
We will have a sunrise private and an exclusive visit to the Temple of Egypt’s most revered Goddess, Isis. The temple to Philae is an incredible temple with loving mother energy.

We will have a morning meditation and ceremony inside the temple, and then we will get time to sit and enjoy the sunrise from the banks of the temple.

You will then have time to learn about the temple and explore it all to yourselves!

Later we will have a scenic boat ride through the beautiful area of Aswan and time to explore the local markets.

Day 11 – Saturday, November 11th – Pyramid View Visit

Mena House Hotel

Transfer back to Cairo and check in to Mena House Hotel. Then, we will take a group visit to see the famous view of the Great Pyramids of Giza!

Day 12 – Sunday, November 12th – Egyptian Museum Visit

After breakfast: If it is open, we will visit the new Egyptian Museum of Cairo; if not, we will still see the original museum!

Day 13 – Monday, November 13th – King’s Chamber of the Great Pyramid Visit

Early morning we have a private visit inside the Great Pyramid for our Initiation.

Later we’ll enjoy our farewell dinner party in the presence of our spiritual tour leaders.

Day 14 – Tuesday, November 14th – Departure to Home or Jodan for those doing the extension.

Included in the cost of your journey:

  • 4-5 Star Hotels Throughout Egypt
  • Breakfast every day and some group meals
  • Emil Shaker – The BEST Egyptologist as your guide
  • Pick up and Drop off at the airport on the scheduled arrival and departure dates
  • Air-Conditioned transport around Egypt
  • Entrance Fees to all sites
  • All domestic flights in Egypt

Not included in the cost:

  • International flights to and from Egypt
  • Some lunches and dinners around Egypt. (90% of your meals are covered in the cost of the journey)
  • Travel & Health insurance and other items of a personal nature
  • Visa to enter Egypt ($25 upon arrival)
  • Airport arrivals before November 11th and Departure after November 24th. (These can be scheduled for you by our team at an additional cost.

Tipping will come up throughout the trip, we do ask for a $200 gratuity tip for your Egyptologist Emil in cash to be collected on arrival. Emil goes above and beyond to be sure you have not only an amazing time but that you are taken care of.

Tuesday, November 14th: Arrival Day in Amman

Arrive in Amman by today and transfer to Petra in a private vehicle.

We will stay overnight at the Old Village Hotel and enjoy a meet-and-greet dinner.

Wednesday, November 15th: Visit Petra & drive to Wadi Rum

Enjoy a full-day excursion to Petra, exploring the aspects of historic Jordan. We will spend a few hours at this magnificent site and enjoy all of the splendor and beauty of this land.

We will drive to the famous desert of Wadi Rum, where we will spend a night glamping in the desert in our beautiful Panoramic Tents at Sun City! This is such a fantastic way to enjoy the night!

Thursday, November 16th: Wadi Rum Dessert Tour

We will enjoy a lovely breakfast at our camp and then ride out into the Wadi Rum desert for sightseeing. This desert has been featured in many blockbuster movies, including Star Wars and Martian.

We will drive back to Amman for a night of rest before you depart home!

Friday, November 17th: Final Departure to Home! 

Included in the JORDAN ONLY portion of the journey

  • Meet and assist upon arrival & Departure.
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Transportation by A/C modern deluxe Coach during the excursions as defined above.
  • English escort driver with Local Guide in Petra
  • Entrance Fees to all visited sites.
  • Your tour manager and guides & Lauren Rainbow

What is NOT included in your journey cost:

  • Lunches.
  • Guide & Driver, Airport Representative Tips.
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Extras, beverages, or any other items not mentioned above

Tipping will come up throughout the trip, we do ask for a Tip of $80 for Jordan Representative.

Cancelation Policy: Due to this new era we are living in, we have had to make some changes to our previous cancelation policy. Please remember the deposit is non-refundable as listed on the sales info. Before 60 days to the arrival date of November 1st, cancellations may receive a partial refund not exceeding 50%.

Cancellations less than 60 days to departure date are non-refundable. Regarding booking these journeys, it is essential to know that we are making deposits and payments to our vendors prior to the trip to secure hotel, travel, and other bookings. Therefore, these cancellation policies are strictly held in place. 

Purchasing traveler’s insurance is highly recommended!! Should you need to cancel your plans for emergency purposes such as health-related issues. We are happy to help provide the appropriate paperwork in this event to help you secure your insurance payments. 

Here is a link to the best new travel insurances that all cover Covid Cancellations.