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DELUXE FIVE STAR NILE CRUISE ON THE
M/S BLUE SHADOW

5 days / 4 nights Luxor to Aswan
Embarks weekly on Saturday

Day 1: (Saturday) Staff will meet you at your Luxor hotel, the Luxor airport or Luxor train station for transfer to the cruise. Check in by 11AM. Lunch on board. Following lunch a guided tour of the Temple of Karnak and the Temple of Luxor. Return to the ship for dinner. Evening entertainment (please check with reception for the program schedule). Overnight Luxor (L, D)

Day 2: (Sunday) Breakfast followed by a guided tour of Luxor's Necropolis of Thebes including the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. After the tour return to the ship for lunch while sailing to Esna. Cross the river lock and continue sailing to Edfu. Dinner on board. Evening entertainment. Overnight Edfu (B, L, D)

Day 3: (Monday) Breakfast then a guided tour of the Temple of Horus, the best preserved of all the Nile temples. Have lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo. Evening guided tour of the Temple of two gods. The building is unique because its double design means that there are courts, halls, sanctuaries and rooms duplicated for two gods, Sobek and Haroeris. Dinner while sailing to Aswan. Evening entertainment. Overnight Aswan (B, L, D)

Day 4: (Tuesday) Breakfast then a guided tour of the Aswan High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk at the Pharaohs granite quarries and the Temple of Philae. Following the tour return to the ship for lunch. Afternoon sail on the Nile by felucca (native sailboat) to Kitchener's Island. (Please note that these boats are solely wind powered, if there is no wind this will not operate). Farewell dinner. Evening entertainment. Overnight Aswan (B, L, D)

Day 5: (Wednesday) Breakfast on board before disembarkation at 8AM. (B)
Optional excursion to Abu Simbel

CRUISES INCLUDE: Outside, Nile view cabins. All cabins have private baths and individual climate control. Meals as noted by B for breakfast, L for lunch and D for dinner. Transfers to/from antiquity sites visited on ship’s itinerary. Entry fees to sites. Services of an English speaking licensed guide unless you prefer a different language (we have guides fluent in most major languages). Evening entertainment per the ship's program (check with boat's reception desk for program schedule). Port fees, service charges and taxes.

NOT INCLUDED: Anything prior to embarkation or after disembarkation. Items of a personal nature such as tips, laundry, telephone, beverages of any nature at any time, anything not specifically mentioned as included.

This itinerary may be changed without prior notice due to navigational and security restrictions.
The itinerary may change in sequence but not in visits.

PRICE:

All prices are per person for the length of the cruise

5 Day / 4 Night
M/S Blue Shadow Standard Cabin
  PP/Double Single
Low (Jun, Jul, Aug) $ 525 $ 785
Shoulder (May, Sep) $ 555 $ 835
Peak (Oct-Apr) $ 600 $ 900
Holiday (Christmas, New Year, Easter) $ 725 $1,080
JUNIOR SUITE PREMIUM = +$400 Per Person, Double Occupancy

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M/S Blue Shadow
Karnak Temple
Luxor Temple
Valley of the Kings
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Colossi of Memnon
Esna River Lock
Temple of Horus
Kom Ombo
Unfinished Obelisk
Temple of Philae
Felucca
Botanical Gardens of Kitchener's Island
Abu Simbel