7 Nights / 8 Days Nile River Cruise from Aswan - Egypt Tours, Egypt Travel Packages, Egypt Vacation 2020/2021

7 Nights / 8 Days Nile River Cruise from Aswan

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Sail along the Nile River on 7 night Nile cruise from Aswan to visit the stunning temples and tombs in Luxor and Aswan joined by a private tour guide. Spend 8 days relaxing on a leisurely Nile River cruise from Aswan to Luxor on full board accommodation. Accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide, you'll explore the wonders of ancient Egypt. All you need do is sit back and enjoy the scenery.
The Nile cruise features a swimming pool with a sun-lounger terrace, opulent lounge and bar, reading areas and a discotheque.

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
Cruises Schedule: Every Friday Or Monday Or Wednesday
Tour Type: Private
Live tour guide: English, German, Spanish

Children Policy:
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

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7 Nights / 8 Days Nile River Cruise from Aswan

Day 1: Embarkation onboard of the Nile Cruise - Aswan Tour:
We will pick you up from the airport, train station, or your Aswan hotel. The Transfer to your Nile Cruise. Check in at 11:00 am
Lunch on board
Then be ready to visit Aswan attractions with your guide

Aswan High Dam
Aswan High Dam was built between 1960 and 1970 across the Nile and had a positive effect on the economy and culture of Egypt. Continue  Aswan tour and visit one of the important obelisks in ancient Egypt:

The Unfinished Obelisk
The Unfinished obelisk the largest obelisk ever built by order by Queen Hatshepsut as its height is 42 m and weighs 1.200 tons.

Philae Temple
Philae Temple which was built to honor many gods like Isis and Hathor, and contain many stories about Osiris and Horus, also in 1960 the UNESCO relocated the entire complex to the”Island of Agilkia” to escape the dangers of the Nile floods.

Then, Board your Nile cruise boat ,Dinner &overnight onboard the Cruise

Day 2: Sailing to Kom Ombo Temple:
Enjoy your breakfast on board the cruise, then enjoy a sailing day to Kom Ombo temple.

The temple of Kom Ombo
The temple and the associated settlement site located 40 K.m north of Aswan, the temple was dedicated to the deities Sobek and Horus  and date mainly to the Ptolemaic and Roman period(332 B.b -395 A.c)

Lunch on board the cruise.
Sail to Edfu-Overnight in Edfu 
Dinner &overnight onboard the Cruise

Day 3: Free Day On Board The Cruise:
Have your breakfast and Enjoy a Free Day on board the cruise during Cruise to Luxor through Esna lock

Arrive in Luxor, Visit Luxor temple
Luxor Temple:
Largely built by the New Kingdom Pharaoh Amenhotep the Third and Completed by King Tutankhamon and the Great King Ramses the second, The First pylon was raised by Ramses the second and Decorated  with His Military Battle of Kadesh

Dinner &overnight onboard the Cruise

Day 4: Visit West Bank Of Luxor:
After your breakfast on board, join your private tour guide to continue your 7 night Nile cruise itinerary by visiting the west bank of Luxor starting by the:

The Valley of the Kings:
Once  called the great Place of the Truth, this valley Called now the valley of the Kings, It is a Majestic domain of the Pharaohs who once lay in great stone Sarcophagi, awaiting immortality, The isolated valley behind Deir el Bahri is dominated by the Pyramid-Shaped Mountain Peak

The colossi of Memnon:
Massive  pair statues Know as the  Colossi of Memnon, Rising about 18 M from the plain, They are the remains of what once the largest  complex on the west bank, Built by Amenhotep the Third

The Queen Hatshepsut temple :
Rising out of the desert Plain, in a series of terraces, The temple of Hatshepsut Mergs with sheer limestone Cliffs of the eastern face of the Theban Mountain as if Nature herself had built this Extraordinary monument.

Dinner &overnight onboard the Cruise

Day 5: Visit Karnak Temple_Sail Back To Edfu:
(Optionally) Balloon ride in Luxor 100 $ Per Person. It is an incredible trip of 30 to 45 minutes Hot Air Balloon flight over the west bank of Luxor and enjoy an aerial view of the country's landscape and famous landmarks. Enjoy the sunrise illuminating the sky of the open air museum city (Luxor) over the great temples and mountains below.

After breakfast on the cruise, join your guide to continue your 7 Night Nile cruise itinerary by a visit to:

Temple of Karnak
Karnak Temple is located in the west of Thebes about 3 km north of Luxor, It’s a collection of beautiful temples, established thousands of years ago, and the temples include statues representing the deity Amon and his wife and son.

13:00 sail to Esna lock& lunch will be during the sail
18:00 arrive, Esna Lock, Sail to Edfu& Dinner
Overnight o board of the Cruise in Edfu

Day 6: Tour to Edfu Temple:
Breakfast on board the Cruise
07:00 Today, view the Temple of Horus,

Edfu temple
Upper Egyptian site dominated by a large well -Preserved temple, dedicated to the hawk-God Horus, The Construction of Ptolemaic temple of Horus, which was founded on the site of a much earlier temple, dated to the period between the reigns of Ptolemy the Third(246 B.c), The descriptions on the walls include the Myth of contending of Horus and Seth(Probably performed annually as a religious Drama.

Continue sailing to Aswan, Dinner will be during the sail
21:00 arrive Aswan and overnight on board the Cruise

Day 7: Abu Simbel Day Tour:
Breakfast on board the cruise. 
Early morning, make your way to Abu Simbel temple by private vehicle (3 hrs each way by road) 

Abu Simbel, the commanding twin temples of Ramses II and his wife, Queen Nefertari. The former’s façade is dominated by four 70-foot-tall statues of the pharaoh. Perhaps even more impressive, this entire site was disassembled and moved here to save it from the floodwaters caused by the Aswan High Dam. 

Dinner &overnight onboard the Cruise

Day 8: Disembarkation of the Nile Cruise: 
Morning time have your breakfast, then check out from the cruise to transfer you to anywhere you want in Aswan to end your magical 7 night Nile River cruise from Aswan

Highlights

  • Karnak Temples
  • Luxor Temple
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon   
  • Edfu Temple
  • Kom Ombo Temple 
  • The High Dam  
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Philae Temple  
  • Abu Simbel

Inclusions:

  1. Assistance Of Our Personnel During Your Stay And Excursions.
  2. All Transfers By Modern Air-Conditioned Deluxe Vehicle.
  3. Accommodation For 7 Nights On Board 5 Star Cruise On Full Board Basis.
  4. All Nile Cruise Excursions As Mentioned In The Itinerary.
  5. Entrance Fees To All Sights Between Luxor And Aswan.
  6. Egyptologist Guide During Your Excursions.
  7. All Service Charges And Taxes.

Exclusions:

  1. Any extras and personal spending
  2. Tipping
  3. Hot Air Ballon

Route

  1. Aswan
  2. Kom Umbu
  3. Luxor
  4. Edfu
  5. Aswan