Nile Explore

Nile Explore

11 Nights / 12 Days 04 NTS Cairo + 04 NTS Lake Naser Cruise + 03 NTS Nile Cruise
Day 01
Arrival to Cairo airport meet and assist by our representatives. Transfer to hotel & overnight .
Day 02
Breakfast. Full day sightseeing visiting the Egyptian museum to see the master pieces of their Pharaonic era and the treasure of King TUT, the Pyramids of Giza (Cheops, Kephren & Mycerinos), the Sphinx and the Valley temple of Kephren, the Papyrus Institute and Khan El Khalili .
Day 03
Breakfast. Full day sightseeing to Memphis, Sakkara, then visit the Citadel of Salah El Dine, the Alabaster Mosque (Mohamed Ali Mosque).
Day 04
Breakfast. Transfer to Cairo airport and the domestic flight to Aswan. Arrival & transfer to the Cruise ships in Lake Nasser. Embarkation and lunch on board Visit to Kalabsha temple, Beit El Wali, and the kiosk of KertassiAfternoon tea is served in the lounge.Dinner and overnight on board in Aswan Harbour
Day 05
Sailing to Wadi El Seboua, breakfast and cocktail when passing the Tropic of Cancer. Lunch, Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 06
Breakfast on board followed by a morning visit to Wadi El Seboua, the temple of Dakka, and temple of Meharakka.Lunch on board while sailing to Amada. Visit the temples of Amada and of Derr, as well as the tomb of Penout.Dinner and overnight on board at Amada.
Day 07
Sailing to Kasr Ibrim. Breakfast and morning visit to the citadel of Kasr Ibrim. Tour conducted from the ship’s sun deck as entrance to the site is not permitted. Sailing to Abu Simbel. After-lunch visit of the Temples of Abu Simbel. Built by Ramses II in honor of his beloved wife Nefertari.Sound & Light show at Abu Simbel temples Candlelight dinner on board and overnight at Abu Simbel.
Day 08
Breakfast on board.Those who wish may enjoy a second visit to the Abu Simbel temples to watch the sunrise (entrance ticket is not included). Disembarkation. Transfer to Abu Simbel airport to fly to Aswan. Upon arrival to Aswan, visit to the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk at the granite quarry. Transfer to the Nile Cruiser, embarkation and lunch. In the afternoon a felucca ride on the river Nile to admire the view of the Mausoleum of Agha Khan, Elephantine Island and the Botanical Garden. Overnight on board
Day 09
Sailing to Kom Ombo. Visit to the temple of Kom Ombo dedicated to Gods Sobek & Haroeris. Continue to Edfu. Upon arrival visit to Edfu temples dedicated to the god Horus. Cruise to Esna to pass the lock.
Day 10
After passing the Esna lock, navigation towards Luxor, by arrival visit to the necropolis of Thebes, the West Bank, Valley of the Kings and queens, funeral temple of Hatshepsut known as Deir El Bahari, and colossi of Memnon. If there is time during the day also The Karnak & Luxor temples will be visited.
Day 11
Breakfast and disembarkation. Finishing the visits that might be left from yesterday. Transfer to airport and the flight to Cairo. Arrival and transfer to hotel. Overnight.
Day 12
Breakfast. Transfer to Cairo airport. Departure.

Program Include

– 4 nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
– 4 nights Cruise; Lake Nasser full board with sight seeing.
– 3 nights Cruise Aswan / Luxor.
– All transfers in Cairo, Aswan, Abu Simbel and Luxor.
– English speaking guide (other languages available).
-Full day at pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian museum and Khan El-Khalili.

Program Excludes

• Entry visa to Egypt.
• International flight ticket
• Boarder taxes
• Insurance of any kind.
• Extra of any kind (meals, Drinks, Tel, etc….
• Tips and other expenses of personal nature
• Domestic airfare.

PLEASE NOTE: Sequence of visits in the program could change without prior notice according to your arrival day.