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Egypt Nile Cruise Holiday Package

  • Duration

    7 Nights / 8 Days

  • Visit to Valley of Kings
  • Visit to Temple of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon
  • Visit to Temple of Horos at Edfu and Kom Ombo
  • Visit to Aswan High Dam
  • Trip to Abu Simbel
  • Visit to Karnak Temple

Day 1 : Luxor

Depart the UK to Luxor. You will be met upon arrival and transferred to your chosen cruise boat.

(transfer time approx 30 minutes). Overnight in Luxor.

Day 2 : Valley of the Kings

Today cross over to the West Bank of the Nile for the first excursion, The Valley of the Kings. From here visit the impressive Temple of Hatshepsut. Afterwards there is a visit to the enormous statues of the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch is served back on board the boat. Set sail upstream to Esna and pass through the Lock. Overnight in Esna.

Day 3 : Edfu and Kom Ombo

Early morning visit to the Temple of Horus at Edfu. The cruise continues upstream to Kom Ombo where there is a late afternoon visit to the Ptolemic Temple dedicated to the gods Haroeris and Sobek. Afterwards still sailing upstream the boat will arrive in Aswan where you will remain for two nights.

Day 4 : Aswan

Today is spent exploring the delights of Aswan. Sightseeing includes a visit to the High Dam, the Old Granite Quarries, the Unfinished Obelisk and then by boat to the Temple of Philae on Agilika Island. After lunch board a Felucca, a traditional Egyptian sailing boat for your included cruise down the Nile and around the picturesque Kitchener Island before returning for dinner.

Day 5 : Abu Simbel

The morning can spent at leisure to roam Aswan some more or alternatively join the optional excursion to Abu Simbel to see the four colossal statues of Ramses II which for many will be the highlight of the cruise. In the afternoon an optional bird watching excursion and a visit to a Nubian house can be arranged.

Day 6 : Nile River

Today we enjoy a quieter day sailing downstream along the Nile before arriving late evening in Esna. During this pleasant journey you can choose to take a dip in the pool, catch up on some reading or simply enjoy the view. Overnight on board in Esna.

Day 7 : Luxor Temples

Sailing from Esna to Luxor arriving at lunch time. In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Karnak - an enormous complex of three temples dedicated to the Theban Gods. Afterwards explore the magnificent Temple of Luxor which was once connected to the Karnak Temple by an avenue of sphinxes.In the evening there is an optional excursion to the exhilarating Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple.

Day 8 : Luxor

Transfer to the airport, for your flight home or to your next destination.

  • 07 Nights on Board Cruise
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner everyday
  • Return Transfer from Luxor Airport to Cruise Dock

  • Cost Of the Meal other than mentioned above
  • Cost of person expense
  • Surcharge if any applicable
  • Guides charges + tips and any other items Excepts “Package Rates Includes”