The American Research Center in Eygpt

ARCE Excursions

ARCE Excursions


ARCE's educational excursions offer opportunities to explore important sites throughout the world, under the guidance of experts in archaeology, history, palaeontology, and geology.

Capacity is limited and early reservations are recommended.

To make reservations, or to obtain additional information about the excursions listed below, please contact ARCE's program coordinator, Mary Sadek, by phone in Cairo (20 2 2794 8239) or by email.



January 2010

January 15-17, 2010, Bus leaves at 7:00 a.m.

Come join ARCE and an expert guide on a trip to Siwa, the most fascinating of all Egyptian Oases.

January 16 - February 1, 2010

ARCE-OC is proud to announce this custom designed tour for you, our members.
Chapter: Orange County

February 2010

February 12-14, 2010

Come join ARCE and an expert guide on a safari to El Gara Cave, a natural hollow formed by rain in the Eocene limestone (55 million years ago).

March 2010

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Join ARCE on a day excursion to the Wadi Hitan ("Valley of the Whales"), a paleontological site in Al Fayium Governorate of Egypt, some 150 km southwest of Cairo.

April 2010

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Join ARCE on a day-trip to the Island of Marea led by Egyptologist Dr. Rawya Ismail.

September 2010

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Join ARCE on a day-trip exploring the tombs of the Muhammad Ali Dynasty. The trip is led by Tarek Swelim.

October 2010

October 1 - 2, 2010

Led by Egyptologist Dr. Rawya Ismail.

November 2010

November 15-20, 2010
Join the American Research Center in Egypt for an unforgettable trip to Jordan. 
November 25-27, 2010

Come and enjoy Thanksgiving dinner under the stars at the most beautiful part of the Western desert, the White desert.

December 2010

December 17 - 18, 2010
Lecturer: Dr. Elizabeth S. Bolman

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