Enjoy a trip down the River Nile, one of the best ways to see Egypt and the relics of its ancient past. Cruising between Aswan and Luxor will give you time to relax and take in the scenery of the Nile Valley.
What to Expect
Sail the Nile River while on board a luxuries Nile Cruise and enjoy the scenery of the Nile River Banks that has remained intact since the time of the Pharaohs. This tour includes sightseeing in Luxor (Karnak and Luxor temples, temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon), Kim Ombo temple, Edfu temple, and in Aswan Philae temple and High Dam. The Cruise is on full board basis including breakfast lunch and dinner as well as entertainment like Galabiya party and folklore show.
Transfer to the train station in Cairo to catch the overnight train to Aswan.
Day 2: Aswan – Kom Ombo (Meals: L, D)
Arrival in Aswan train station. Meet your tour representatives. Visit the High Dam and Philae Temple. Transfer to the cruise ship. Lunch on board. Afternoon tea. Sail to Kom Ombo. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 3: Kom Ombo – Edfu – Luxor (Meals: B, L, D)
After breakfast, visit the Temple of Kom Ombo. Sail to Edfu. After lunch, visit the Temple of Horus. Cross Esna Lock. Sail to Luxor. Overnight on board
Day 4: Luxor West Bank (Meals: B, L, D)
Breakfast on board. Cross to the West Bank to visit the Valley of the Kings. Visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari. Then visit the Colossi of Memnon and the Alabaster Institute. Afternoon tea. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 5: Luxor East Bank (Meals: B)
Breakfast and disembarkation from the cruise ship. Finish with a visit to the East Bank of the Nile taking in the Temple of Karnak, the Temple of Luxor, and the Obelisk of Ramses II. Afterwards, transfer to the train station to catch the overnight train back to Cairo.
Arrive in Cairo and get transferred to your hotel in Cairo.
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- Round Trip first class VIP Train
- All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
- Accommodation on board 5 star cruise on full board basis
- Egyptologist guide
- All service charges and taxes
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan
- Any extras and personal spending