Nile Cruise & Red Sea arow-dwn

14 Nights From Only £1179

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 & Red Sea – 5*

Destination: Egypt, Nile Cruise, Red Sea
Price: From £989

ALL INCLUSIVE DRINKS UPGRADE ON THE CRUISE – £90 PP – For centuries travellers have been fascinated by the mystical allure of the Nile. A relaxing cruise in luxurious surroundings, alongside Egypts many archaeological wonders, provides the perfect combination for an unforgettable holiday.

Our Classic Nile Itinerary takes you from Luxor to Aswan, visiting some of the most spectacular ancient sites in the world including the stunning Valley of the Kings, the burial place of the Pharoahs including that Tutankhamen and the breathtaking temples Karnak and Luxor.

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7 Nights Nile Cruise & 7 Nights Red Sea Stay

Alternate Options

  • 7 Nights Nile Cruise & 3, 5 or 9 Nights Red Sea Stay

Price Includes

  • Return Flights
  • Cabins with French balcony on upper/middle deck
  • 5* Deluxe Boats on Full Board basis (All inclusive drinks upgrade available)
  • 5* 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
  • Manchester

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 Red Sea Hotel

Check out of your cabin. You will be transferred to the hotel of your choice on the Red Sea for a relaxing stay. Enjoy the beautiful coastline of the Red Sea Riviera.

Following your stay on the Red Sea you will be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.

Road transfer from Luxor to the Red Sea takes approx 4 hours.

DAY 8-15