Day 1: (Monday) Staff will meet you at your hotel, the airport or train station for transfer to the cruise. Early embarkation before
lunch. Have lunch on board then visit the East Bank (Karnak
temples). Return to the ship for dinner. Overnight Luxor (L,D)
Day 2: (Tuesday) Breakfast on board then
visit the West Bank (Valley
of the Kings, Temple
of Queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari and the Colossi
of Memnon). Lunch on board while sailing to Edfu. Afternoon
free at your leisure. Afternoon tea. Dinner on board. Overnight
Day 3: (Wednesday) Breakfast on board followed
by a visit to the Temple
of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo and have lunch on board.
Visit the Temple
Shared by Two Gods: Sobek & Haroeis in Kom Ombo. Afternoon
tea. Dinner on board. Overnight Kom Ombo (B,L,D)
Day 4: (Thursday) Breakfast on board then
sail to Aswan. Visit the High
Temple and the Granite
Quarries. 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). Return to the ship for afternoon tea. Dinner on board.
Overnight Aswan (B,L,D)
Day 5: (Friday) Breakfast then disembark
from the ship. (B)
Optional excursion to Abu Simbel
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.