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8 day/ 7 night Cruise Luxor to Aswan
Embarks on Tuesday with select dates.

Day 1: (Tuesday) Staff will meet you at your hotel, the airport or train station for transfer to the cruise. Embark before lunch. Lunch. Visit Luxor temple. Enjoy the sound and light show at Karnak in the evening. Dinner. Overnight Luxor. (L,D)

Day 2: (Wednesday) After breakfast visit the West Bank valley of the Nobles tombs, Dier el Medina, the site of a very special workman's village, whose craftsmen built and decorated the tombs of the Pharaohs and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Return to the ship for lunch while sailing to Quina. Enjoy spa time then a private visit to the Temple of Dendera, dedicated to the Goddess Hathor. Cocktail reception at the temple. Dinner. Overnight Quina. (B,L,D)

Day 3: (Thursday) Sail to Luxor while enjoying breakfast. Visit Karnak Temple. Lunch then time to enjoy the spa and shopping time in Luxor. Visit the Luxor Museum. Dinner. Overnight Luxor (B,L,D)

Day 4: (Friday) After breakfast visit the West Bank’s Valley of the Kings and the temple of Medinet Habu. Return to the ship for lunch while sailing to Edfu. Spa time. Dinner. Overnight at Edfu. (B,L,D)

Day 5: (Saturday) After breakfast visit the Temple of Edfu then sail to Kom Ombo with lunch served enroute. Spa time. Arriving Kom Ombo visit the Temple Shared by Two Gods then sail to Aswan. Dinner. Overnight Aswan. (B,L,D)

Day 6: (Sunday) After breakfast an optional visit to Abu Simbel (extra charge) or spa time. Lunch (Note: if you elect to visit Abu Simbel you will return to the ship afterwards for lunch). Sound and light show at Philae Temple. Dinner. Overnight Aswan (B,L,D)

Day 7: (Monday) Breakfast then visit the Nubian Museum, a world class presentation of Nubia’s culture and history. Time for shopping at the famous spice market. Lunch. 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). Gala farewell dinner. Overnight Aswan (B,L,D)

Day 8: (Tuesday) Breakfast then disembark from the cruise and staff will transfer you to airport, train station or hotel. (B)

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.


Cruise does not operate in the month of June

Deposit Policy
15% Deposit is required to hold reservation.
35% Is due 90 days prior to the cruise embarkation date.
Remaining 50% is due 45 days prior to cruise embarkation date.

Zahra Cancellation Policy (Travel Egypt's Cancellation Policy Also Applies)
Full cancellation fees for the whole cruise rate if cancellation is received 30 days or less prior to check in date.
50% cancellation fees off the whole cruise rate if cancellation is received from 60 to 31 days prior to check in date.
15 % cancellation fees off the whole cruise rate if cancellation is received from 90 to 61 days prior to check in date.

Child Policy

  • Children below 12 years are not allowed
  • Separate cabins will be required for accompanying children over 12 years old at full rates

NOTE: Cruise rates do not include spa treatments.


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M/S Zahra
Luxor Temple
Tomb of Prince
Tomb of Queen
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Temple of Dendera
Karnak Temple
Valley of the Kings
Medinet Habu
Esna River Locks
Horus Temple at Edfu
Kom Ombo
Abu Simbel
Nubian Museum