Wonders of Egypt Cruise Vacation


Visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum in Cairo and the Karnak Temple in Luxor. Next, board your Nile River Cruise and continue touring the West Bank of Luxor. Visit the Valley of the Kings and Queens and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Sail to Esna and Edfu before making your way to Aswan. Visit the Temple of Philae, the High Dam, and the Unfinished Obelisk in Aswan. Enjoy a traditional Nubian show (belly dancing) aboard your cruise ship and indulge in Egyptian cuisine along the way.

CRUISE PROGRAM - 8-days/7-night package visiting Cairo, Luxor & Aswan. Includes arrival & departure transfers, a 4-night Nile cruise with all meals on board, a 3-night hotel stay with breakfast daily in Cairo, and sightseeing as indicated in the itinerary. The flights between Cairo & Luxor and between Aswan & Cairo are not included.

Includes

  • Transfers as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Taxes and service charges
  • Hotels mentioned in the itinerary or similar
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary by the code letters (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner
  • Sightseeing as described in the itinerary
  • Cruising
  • Shore excursions
  • ASTA TOP Tour operator travel funds protection program
  • Entrance fees

Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Optional tours
  • Customary tips to your drivers, guides and escorts
  • Flights

Daily Itinerary

Day

1

Cairo – Arrival

Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Superior First Class: Conrad Cairo or similar hotels

Day

2

Explore Cairo

Today, enjoy a full-tour visiting the Pyramids of Giza and the Egyptian Museum. (B)

Superior First Class: Conrad Cairo or similar hotels

Day

3

Cairo – Luxor – Embark Cruise

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Cairo airport for your flight to Luxor (not included). Upon arrival, you will be met for your tour visiting the East Bank of Luxor. You will see the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. After the visits, you will be transferred to your Nile Cruise ship. (B,L,D)

Cruise Line: M/S Royal Lily

Day

4

Luxor – Esna – Edfu

Today, continue touring the West Bank of Luxor. Visit the Valley of the Kings and Queens and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. After the visits, your Nile Cruise will start sailing towards Esna and cross the lock to sail to Edfu. Tonight, enjoy a Captain's Cocktail Reception. (B,L,D)

Cruise Line: M/S Royal Lily

Day

5

Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan

Today, visit the Temple of Horus, one of the most complete architectures in Egypt dedicated to the God Horus, son of Osiris. After lunch, cruise to Kom Ombo to tour the temple shared by the two Gods Sobek and Haeroris. Continue sailing to Aswan. (B,L,D)

Cruise Line: M/S Royal Lily

Day

6

Explore Aswan

Today, visit the Temple of Philae, the High Dam, and the Unfinished Obelisk. In the late afternoon, enjoy sailing on a Felucca boat on the Nile around Kitchener Island. In the evening, enjoy a Nubian Show (or a Belly Dance Show) aboard your cruise ship. (B,L,D)

Cruise Line: M/S Royal Lily

Day

7

Disembark Cruise – Aswan – Cairo

After breakfast, disembark from your ship. You will be transferred to the Aswan airport for your flight to Cairo (not included). Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. (B)

Superior First Class: Conrad Cairo or similar hotels

Day

8

Cairo – Return

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Cairo airport for your return flight home. (B)