Day 1: (Friday) Staff will meet you at your hotel, the airport or train station for transfer to the cruise. Embarkation before lunch. Lunch on board. FREE BONUS: Sail on the Nile by felucca (native sailboat). (Please note that these boats are solely wind powered, if there is no wind this will not operate). Dinner on board. Overnight Aswan (L, D)
Day 2: (Saturday) Breakfast while sailing to Kom Ombo. Visit the Temple
of Kom Ombo. Lunch on board. Sail to Edfu then Esna. Dinner on board. Overnight Esna (B, L, D)
Day 3: (Sunday) Breakfast while sailing to Luxor. Upon arrival in Luxor visit the East Bank which consists of the Karnak & Luxor temples.
Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight Luxor (B, L, D)
Day 4: (Monday) Breakfast on board then visit the West Bank of Luxor which consists of the
of the Kings,
of Queen Hatshepsut at El-Deir El-Bahari & the Colossi
of Memnon. Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight Luxor (B, L, D)
Day 5: (Tuesday) Breakfast while sailing to Esna. Free day. Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight Esna (B, L, D)
Day 6: (Wednesday) Breakfast while sailing to Edfu. Visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo then on to Aswan. Dinner on board. Overnight Aswan (B, L, D)
Day 7: (Thursday) Breakfast before visiting the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.
Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight Aswan (B, L, D)
Day 8: (Friday) Disembarkation 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.
|8 Day / 7
|Low (Jun, Jul, Aug)
|Shoulder (May and Sep)
New Year, Easter)