With this tour from Egypt Escapes you have the opportunity to enjoy a River Nile Cruise as well as a hotel stay in Giza, near Cairo.
You will fly to Luxor & spend 7-nights in 5-star luxury enjoying a Nile Cruise to Aswan & back. Then fly to Cairo to spend 2-nights at the exquisite Barcelo Cairo Pyramids Hotel with a sumptuous upgrade to a Pyramid View Room.
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7-Nights 5-Star Full-Board River Nile Cruise
Main/Upper Deck Cabin
2-Nights 5-Star Half-Board Cairo Stay in Giza
Superior Room with Pyramid Views
Full Excursion Package
Travel winter sun dates for the best prices with lots of other dates available from small supplements.
Sample Nile Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 – Embark your cruise ship, unpack your bags & get comfortable then enjoy a welcome meeting and 5-star dinner with overnight in Luxor.
Day 2 – Luxor. Visit of the East Bank, Karnak and Luxor Temples opportunity. Lunch on the cruise. Noon time sailing to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board in Edfu.
Day 3 – Nile Cruise sailing around 9am to Kom Ombo and visit Sobek Temple opportunity. After visit sailing to Aswan with arrival around 21hrs, dinner and overnight in Aswan.
Day 4 – Morning in Aswan with opportunity to visit the High Dam, Philea Temple and Felucca trip on the Nile. Afternoon at leisure with chance to explore Aswan, excursion to the Nubian Village or camel ride along the Nile. Overnight in Aswan.
Day 5 – Early morning (optional) visit to the famous temple of Abu Simbel in the south of Aswan or you can just spend a relaxed morning on the sun deck. Afternoon sailing (around 14 hrs) back north to Edfu and arrival (around 21hrs) overnight in Edfu.
Day 6 – In the morning sailing to Esna, around (10hrs) with chance to visit Temple of Khnum. Then time to relax and enjoy the cruise sailing downstream to Luxor, (arrival 1430hrs). Afternoon option to tour the heart of the city of Luxor. Overnight in Luxor.
Day 7 – Opportunity to explore West Bank including Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Evening option for ‘sound and light show’ at Karnak Temple (optional), then stay overnight in Luxor.
Day 8 – Breakfast on the cruise then transfer to your home bound flight or trip to Cairo.