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

Day 1: (Thursday) Staff will meet you at your hotel, the airport or train station for transfer to the cruise. Check in before lunch and lunch on board. In the afternoon you will start your splendid cruise by visiting the East Bank of Luxor where you will discover the complexes of Karnak & Luxor temples. Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor. (L, D)

Day 2: (Friday) After breakfast, you will disembark for exploring the mysteries of the West Bank of Luxor: the great valley of the Kings and Queens where generations of pharaohs & nobles were buried in splendid crypts cut into the cliffs and guarded by the huge Colossi of Memnon. You will then visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Back to the ship for lunch. Enjoy your time free while sailing to Edfu via Esna. Overnight on board. (B, L, D)

Day 3: (Saturday) Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Nile while having breakfast on your way to Edfu. In Edfu you will discover the huge temple dedicated to the god Horus by horse carriage and tour it with your guide. Enjoy your lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo where you will visit the magnificent unusual double temple dedicated to the god Sobek and the god Haroeris. Dinner and overnight in Kom Ombo. (B, L, D)

Day 4: (Sunday) Early sail to Aswan, after breakfast you will visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the beautiful Philae Temple. Back to the ship for lunch. In the afternoon you will visit the beautiful Botanical Garden by Felucca. Overnight in Aswan. (B, L, D)

Day 5: (Monday) Check out after breakfast. (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.


All prices are per person for the length of the cruise

5 Day / 4 Night
M/S Minerva 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
SUITE PREMIUM = +$700 Per Person, Double Occupancy

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M/S Minerva
Karnak Temple
Luxor Temple
Valley of the Kings
Queen's Tomb
Colossi of Memnon
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Esna River Lock
Temple of Horus
Kom Ombo
Unfinished Obelisk
Temple of Philae
Kitchener's Island