MS Royal La Terrasse
MS Royal La Terrasse is a 5-star Deluxe Nile boat launched in November 2008. On board MS Royal La Terrasse you can feel the elegance, charm and comfort of a Nile River Cruise. MS Royal La Terrasse contains and offers a perfect environment to enable guests onboard to enjoy a fantastic Egyptian atmosphere
This superior Nile Cruise Ship will fulfill your every dream, covering the facilities and conditions of a new level of classification defined by the Egyptian Tourism Ministry to match the international luxury levels. MS Royal La Terrasse departs Luxor Nile Cruise Port on Thursdays.
MS Royal La Terrasse Nile Cruise Itinerary:
Day 1: Meet and assist at Luxor Airport or Hurghada Hotel (if confirmed a Nile Cruise & Stay). Please look for the Meeting Point Egypt Representative as they will assist you through immigration and other formalities and transfer you to the Nile boat for embarkation. The friendly crew will welcome you and assist you in settling in your cabin. Overnight stay on board in Luxor.
Day 2: Our first day of excursions begin with an early morning trip to the East Bank of Luxor to visit the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. Lunch on the cruise. Noon time sailing to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board in Edfu.
Day 3: Early sailing around 9am to the town of Kom Ombo with an afternoon visit at 16:00 to the Sobek Temple. We continue our sail to Aswan and arrive around 21:00. Dinner and overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 4: Our visit of Aswan begins early morning with a visit to the High Dam, Philae Temple, and Felucca Trip on the Nile. Guests can use the afternoon to leisurely explore Aswan or our (optional) excursion to the Nubian Village or simply ride on a camel along the Nile by our guide on the spot. Overnight on board 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, after noon sailing (around 14HRS) to Dendera with pause for 10 Min, in Edfu
Day 6: Enjoy breakfast on board, Cruise along the peaceful River Nile to Luxor, while resting on the shaded chairs and watch the farming along the river bank, or you could Relax on the boat sundeck or cool off in the plunge pool, overnight on board
Day 7: Morning excursion to West Bank including Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Evening visit to the sound and light show at Karnak temple (optional), Dinner and Overnight on board in Luxor.
Day 8: Breakfast on the cruise and transfer to Luxor or Hurghada Airport for your flight home or your next destination for example Cairo or Hurghada.
River Nile Excursion Packages:
You have the option to include the excursion packages at the time of booking.
These will appear next to the board basis option (i.e. AI-FE)
FE = Full Excursions LE = Light Excursions
For Example – The voucher below is Full Board with Full Excursion package:
MS Royal La Terrasse Full Excursion Package (pre-bookable or on the spot) price range £220 per person.
Sight entrance fees for the included sights only as following: – Karnak Temple – Luxor Temple – Valley of the Kings – Hatshepsut – Colossi of Memnon – Kom Ombo Temple – Philae Temple – Aswan High Dam – Felucca trip in Aswan on the Nile. – English speaking tour guide (Egyptologist) at all tours. – All ground transportation by modern A/C vehicles.
MS Royal La Terrasse Light Excursion Package (pre-bookable or on the spot) price range £180 per person.
Sight entrance fees for the included sights only as following: – Karnak Temple – Luxor Temple – Kom Ombo Temple – Philae Temple – Aswan High Dam – and Felucca trip in Aswan on the Nile – English speaking tour guide (Egyptologist) at all tours. – All ground transportation by modern A/C vehicles. (Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon are excluded).
The following excursions are not included in the Full or Light Excursions packages and only bookable on board locally – Only Cash Payments accepted.
• Abu Simble Tour £110 per person
• Nubian Village £22 per person
• Camel Ride £16 per person
An Egypt Visa is required for most travellers including British passport holders. You can obtain a Visa upon arrival at Cairo, Luxor and Hurghada International Airports. This is from the kiosks before the immigration counters for $25USD (£20GBP) and are valid for visits up to 30 days. Our reps will be there to help if any queries. You will get some small change in Egyptian money which is useful for tips. It is possible to purchase a visa prior to departure, this is known as an e-visa, although you will pay a premium for this and we wouldn’t recommend.
Nile Cruise Boat Gratuities are payable once on board charged at £27pp per week.
The boats accept GBP, USD, Euros and EGP
Credit Cards can be used on board, but during the excursions most places accept cash only.
WiFi is chargeable on board or data cards for mobile phones can also be purchased.
Towels will be provided for the Bathroom and Pool.
There are amenities in the bathroom (Soap, Shampoo and Conditioner)
The plug used is a 2 round pin plug.
There is live entertainment nights on the boat, dress code is smart/casual.
A safe is provided in the cabins.
No laundry facilities available on the boat.
You will need to upgrade to all-inclusive to receive drinks as part of your package. If you have confirmed FB and wish to upgrade to AI. Please email [email protected] for a quote or call 0207 0303748. Unless AI is stated on your accommodation voucher you will receive FB (Full-Board) which includes meals but no drinks.
Emergency Contact Numbers for Meeting Point Cruise and Hotels – To be used for any In-Resort Issues. Hurghada +20 12 000 400 42 Cairo +20 838 999 98 Marsa Alam +20 12 00004892
Emergency Contact for any other hotel provider will be detailed on your accommodation voucher.
For more information on other vessels please click here.
Now it’s time to Explore, Discover and Experience the delights of this magical part of the world aboard the MS Royal La Terrasse.
MS Royal La Terrasse carries our guests on-board in elegance, charm and superior comfort, offering an atmosphere of relaxation and glory at the same time. Packages are available from just £799pp including flights, please contact our Egypt Experts for details and to book.
- 5-Star Deluxe Nile Boat
- Sun Deck w/Swimming Pool
- Hairdresser's On Board
- Large Spa
MS Royal La Terrasse Cabin
All cabins contain: Mini barm LCD satellite TV with DVD, video and international channels, Internet, Telephone, International music system, Individually controlled air-conditioning, Safety deposit box, Large, opening, panoramic window, Private terrace, Elegant and modern bathroom with bathtub and hair dryer.
Sun deck with swimming pool, jacuzzi, snacks bar, and a large buffet to offer warm meals during sailing
A large spa with sauna, jacuzzi, massage, and jet shower
Gym with sports equipment
Dining & Bars
Restaurant: large enough to seat all guests at the same time (160 seats)
Lounge bar and discotheque