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The Abu Simbel Nile Cruise & Aswan Stay

Overview

Arrive into Luxor and embark the Nile Cruise for a 4-Nt Full-Board Nile Cruise, followed by a 7-Nt Half-Board stay at the Pyramisa Isis Island Resort and finishing with a further 3-Nts on board the Nile Cruise on a Full-Board basis.

Whats Included

  • 7-Nt 5-Star Full-Board Nile Cruise
  • 7-Nt 5-Star Half-Board Hotel Stay in Aswan
  • Full Excursion Package
  • Return Flights

Where you will be staying

Iberotel Crown Empress & Emperor

Cruise Ship: Iberotel Crown Empress & Emperor

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Pyramisa Isis Island Resort

Hotel: Pyramisa Isis Island Resort

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You'll Love
  • Swimming Pool & Jacuzzi
  • Open Air Gymnasium
  • Relaxing Sun Deck
  • Piano Bar
  • Nile View Room
  • Two Swimming Pools
  • Spa & Wellness Centre
  • Free Wi-Fi

Exclusive Egypt Escapes Offers

With our 'Abu Simbel' tour from Egypt Escapes you can enjoy a 7-night Nile Cruise, enjoying all the historical sites along the way, split over 2 stays with a 7-night Aswan break in the middle. First, fly to to Luxor to embark your 5-star Nile Cruiser & spend 4-nights sailing down to Aswan, the last resort in Upper Egypt bordering Lake Nasser & Sudan. Then disembark your cruise & stay 7-nights in 5-star luxury at the Pyramisa Isis Island in Aswan staying in a luxurious room with stunning River Nile views. After this you will re-embark your Nile Cruise at Aswan & sail back up to Luxor, stopping at more sites along the way, before flying home!

What's Included

Return Flights

7-Nt 5-Star Full-Board Nile Cruise

Outside Cabin with Panoramic Window

7-Nt 5-Star Half-Board Hotel Stay

Upgrade to Nile View Room

Other Options

Option to extend stay in Luxor or Aswan with a Lake Nasser Cruise.

Itinerary On Cruises

Arrival 4-Nt Nile Cruise Luxor to Aswan

Day 1 Luxor: Transfer to ship. Dinner on board or for late arrivals a light snack will be served. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 2 Luxor-Esna: Breakfast on board, early morning visit to the ‘world’s largest greatest open air museum’ at Karnak Temple, which covers a large area of land and includes several temples, the largest of them being the Temple of Amun and Luxor Temple returning to the boat for Lunch on board as the boats sets sail to Esna, dinner on board. Overnight in Esna.

Day 3 Esna-Kom Ombo-Aswan: Morning at leisure, for a brief stop at Edfu before sailing to Kom Ombo to visit the temple before dinner. This temple, unlike many others in Egypt, was dedicated to two gods; the Southern section is dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile headed man, god of fertility, and the Northern section to the Falcon headed god Horus. There is also a fascinating crocodile museum to visit with many artefacts and mummified crocodiles. Sail to Aswan and overnight in Aswan.

Day 4 Aswan: Visit Aswan starting with the Philae Temple, dedicated to the Goddess Isis. The island of Philae now lies submerged beneath the waters of Lake Nasser to the south of Aswan. When the Aswan High Dam was built in the 1960s, the island's temples were dismantled and reconstructed on a higher island. Visit the Aswan High Dam, located near Aswan which was an engineering miracle when originally constructed. The dam contains 18 times more material than that used in the Great Pyramid of Cheops. After lunch on board, there is a relaxing boat trip around Elephantine Island to the Botanical Gardens on General Kitchener Island and overnight Aswan.

Day 5 Aswan: Morning at leisure. There is an optional tour to visit Abu Simbel. Lunch followed by check out.

After your 4-night Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan you will then check-in to the 5-star Pyramisa Isis Island Resort for 7-nights enjoying half-board basis & a glorious River Nile view room. Then you re-embark your Nile Cruise at Aswan & sail back up to Luxor.

Departure 3-Nt Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor

Day 1 Aswan-Esna: Transfer to the ship for embarkation. Lunch on board as the boat sets sail towards Luxor stopping briefly at Kom Ombo before sailing to Esna where the boat moors over night.

Day 2 Esna-Luxor: Breakfast on board and morning visit of the Temple of Khnum at Esna. The temple is dedicated to the ram-headed god Khnum, who was patron god of cataracts. Continue the journey south. Lunch on board and then set sail to Luxor arriving mid afternoon, free time on board. Evening at leisure. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 3 Luxor: Breakfast on board and morning visit to the West Bank including the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens, burial sites for many of the most powerful and successful pharaohs and high priests, the Temple of Hatshepsut and Medinet Habu Temple. Afternoon at leisure or *optional Luxor city centre tour before dinner on board. Overnight in Luxor.

Day 4 Luxor: Optional early morning balloon ride for the adventurous. Breakfast on board followed by check-out and onward transfer to the airport or next destination.

Please contact our Egypt Experts for more details & to tailor this tour for you.

Dining & Bars

Dining aboard Iberotel Crown Empress & Emperor

Our main restaurant offers an open buffet with international dishes,The main restaurant is luxurious with seating capacity of 150 guests It is wall carpeted, The furniture of the restaurant is elegant and comfortable. The tables are covered with fine tablecloths embellished with colourful flowers. Silver-plated services are provided for each table.

Dining at Pyramisa Isis Island Resort

A wide selection of dining options are available onsite including an Italian restaurant, a la carte restaurant serving international cuisines and the sunrise terrace serving snacks and drinks with incredible views.

Rooms & Cabins

Iberotel Crown Empress Cabins

Each cabin is 22 square metres, with wooden floors and wide panoramic window for a beautiful view and a sailing camera to watch outside as the boat sails along the Nile.

Pyramisa Isis Island Resort Nile View Room

This room offers direct views of the Nile River from its private outdoor balcony.

Facilities

Pyramisa Isis Island Resort

For younger guests there is a playground available. This outstanding Pyramisa hotel in Egypt is the ideal choice for romantic gateways, for those that want to visit Aswan without renouncing to 5-star facilities and comfort, and for business travellers also, thanks to state-of-the art meeting and conference facilities.

Pyramisa Isis Island Resort & Spa facilities include 2 outdoor swimming pools and a heated swimming-pool, shops, a health Club & Spa, 4 tennis courts, a squash court, a children playground, 9 meeting rooms and a beautiful wellness centre with fitness room, sauna, Turkish bath, jacuzzi and massages.

Iberotel Crown Empress & Emperor

Sun Deck Facilities: 1-Swimming pool, Jacuzzi, shower and a bar. Swimming pool towels, chairs and tables are always free of charge. 2-Open air gym on the sun deck. 3-Ping pong table.

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