Nile Cruise & Luxorarow-dwn

14 Nights From Only £965

Experience a luxury Nile Cruise with the Nile Cruise experts.

Price Includes:

Return flights, excursions with an Egyptologist, all meals, all transfers and airport taxes.

Nile Cruise & Luxor – 5*

Destination:Egypt, Luxor, Nile Cruise
Price: From £965

ALL INCLUSIVE DRINKS UPGRADE ON THE CRUISE – £90 PP – Luxor has often been called the worlds greatest open air museum, as indeed it is and much more. The number and preservation of the monuments in the Luxor area are unparalleled anywhere else in the world that know of. To say that the Luxor area is a major attraction for tourists in Egypt would be an understatement.

7 Nights Nile Cruise & 7 Nights Luxor Stay

Alternate Options

  • 7 Nights Nile Cruise & 2 or 5 Nights Luxor Stay

Price Includes

  • Return Flights
  • Cabins with French balcony on upper/middle deck
  • 5* Deluxe Boats with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (All inclusive drinks upgrade available)
  • 5* Half Board or All Inclusive Hotels
  • 12 Excursions with a Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • Airport Taxes, Fuel Supplements
  • Baggage Allowance
  • Transfers
  • Entertainment
  • Departure Airports

  • London Gatwick
  • London Heathrow

Arrive In Luxor

Meet and transfer from Luxor airport to your cruise vessel, dinner and overnight stay in Luxor.

DAY 1

Egyptian Sunrise

Enjoy your first Egyptian sunrise, followed by a visit to the West Bank to the Valley of the Kings, Valley of the Queens, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon sailing and overnight night stay at Esna.

DAY 2

Edfu

Morning departure to Edfu where you will visit the extraordinary Temple of Horus, the mythical son of Isis and Osiris. Here, according to myth, Horus avenged the murder of his father Osiris by defeating his uncle, Seth in combat. Sail on to Kom Ombo to visit the Temple of Sobek and Haroeris and then onto Aswan for the night.

DAY 3

High Dam

Visit the High Dam – finished in 1971 which has ensured up to three harvests a year in the Nile Valley, the Unfinished Obelisk – still rooted to the bedrock of pink granite and the Temple of Isis on Philae Island. After lunch Relax and enjoy a trip in a traditional felluca around Elephantine Island sailing to the Botanical Gardens on General Kitchener Island given as a gift in 1890. Here, visitors enjoy the beautiful plants imported from Africa, India and the Far East. Optional tour to the Nubian village available in the afternoon or relax on the sun deck. Evening entertainment provided by the Nubian folk show and overnight in Aswan.

DAY 4

Optional Excursions

Morning optional excursion to the ancient wonder of Abu Simbel by air available, priced at £130.00 pp or by road at £65.00pp. After lunch sail to Esna and overnight. Party night on board while moored in Esna.

DAY 5

Temple of Khnum

Visit the partly excavated Temple of Khnum at Esna. Dedicated to the ram-headed god Khnum, who was the patron god of the cataracts , who is said to have fashioned mankind from Nile clay on his potter’s wheel. Sail back to Luxor and overnight.

DAY 6

Temple of Amun, Karnak

Tour the East Bank with a visit to Luxor Temple, originally joined to Karnak by an avenue of sphinxes. Visit Karnak which covers a huge area including several temples, the largest being the Temple of Amun. Overnight in Luxor with an optional Karnak Sound and Light show priced at £22.00 per person.

DAY 7

Transfer to Luxor Hotel

Check out of your cabin. You will be transferred to the hotel in Luxor for a relaxing stay. Enjoy the fascinating sights of Luxor. Following your stay in Luxor you will be transferred to Luxor airport for your return flight home.

DAY 8-15