Wonders of Ancient Egypt Symposium

An Archaeology Exploration from Giza to Luxor

Leaders

Here are the Trip Leaders scheduled for this journey (please note that leader assignments are subject to change).

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Dr. Salima Ikram

Departure Dates: December 3-14, 2022

Salima Ikram, Professor of Egyptology at The American University in Cairo, received her PhD in Egyptian archaeology from Cambridge University and has worked as an archaeologist in Egypt since 1986. Dr. Ikram has also worked in Turkey, Sudan, Greece and the US, and her ...

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Dr. Mark Lehner

Departure Dates: December 3-14, 2022

Mark Lehner, a leading authority on Egypt's pyramid complexes, has carried out archaeological research in Egypt for nearly 40 years, mapping the Great Sphinx and discovering the Lost City of the Pyramid Builders at Giza, where he continues to excavate. His work there ...

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Dr. Kent Weeks

Departure Dates: December 3-14, 2022

Kent Weeks made international news in 1995 when he found the largest tomb ever discovered in the Valley of the Kings—the Tomb of the Sons of Ramses II, a vast mausoleum with more than 67 chambers containing thousands of pieces of pottery, jewelry, and stone ...