CAIRO AND NILE CRUISE WITH LAKE NASSER STARTING FROM £1,499
For the ultimate Nile Cruise experience why not complete your holiday with a cruise from Abu Simbel on Lake Nasser, the world’s largest man-made lake created as a result of the Aswan High Dam, to Aswan. Discover Nubian villages, watch for crocodiles and sail in a Felucca ride for an authentic Egyptian experience.
Day 1 :
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport you will be met & assisted through airport formalities by our local English speaking representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight.
Day 2 :
After breakfast, your Egyptologist will escort you on an unforgettable tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza. They are among the world’s greatest tourist attractions and never lose their ability to inspire and overwhelm visitors. Enter the temple of the mysterious Sphinx, your Egyptologist will enthrall you with the tales told of this fascinating figure.
Day 3 :
After breakfast, you will commence to downtown Cairo for a fascinating guided tour of 7,000 years of Egyptian history with a visit to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities. The Museum houses the world’s greatest collection of Ancient Egyptian artefacts.
Day 4 :
Breakfast at hotel. You will be transferred to Cairo airport for short flight to Luxor. Upon arrival at Luxor Airport, you will be transferred to the cruise dock. Enjoy lunch on board before you visit the East bank of Luxor including Karnak & Luxor Temples. Dinner & overnight on board.
Day 5 :
Breakfast on board. You will visit the West Bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatchepsut Temple & Colossi of Memnon. Sail to Esna while enjoying lunch on board. Dinner & overnight in Esna.
Day 6 :
Early sailing to Edfu. Breakfast on board. You will visit Horus Temple in Edfu before sailing to Luxor. Enjoy lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo. You will visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo. Dinner & overnight in Kom Ombo.
Day 7 :
Early sailing to Aswan. Breakfast on board. You will visit High Dam, the Granite Quarries and Philae Temple. Lunch on board. You will enjoy a felucca ride around Kitchner's Island. Dinner & overnight in Aswan.
Day 8 :
Breakfast on board. You will be transferred to Aswan airport for your flight to Abu Simbel. Upon arrival you will be transferred to the Cruise dock. Enjoy lunch onboard prior to visiting Abu Simbel Temple. Return for tea time.
Day 9 :
Sail to Kasr Ibrim. Over view Kasr Ibrim for 15 mins from the sundeck of the cruiser.
Day 10 :
Visit Wadi El Seboua Temples prior to sailing to Aswan.
Day 11 :
Visit Kalabsha Temple prior to being transferred to Aswan airport for final flight
- Flight to your destination including taxes
- 3 nights accommodation in Deluxe Garden View Room at Mena House Hotel on BB
- 4 nights Nile Cruise on board MS Nile Goddess on Full board basis
- 3 nights Lake Nasser Cruise on board MS Movenpick Prince Abbass on Full board basis
- Private airport transfers
- Half day private excursion to the Great Pyramids of Giza & the Sphinx
- Half day private excursion to the Egyptian Museum
- 6 onshore guided excursions while on board the cruise (sharing with other passengers)
Marriott Mena House Hotel
The Mena House is one of the most unique hotels in Cairo, with its own rich and colourful history. Surrounded by 40 acres of verdant green gardens,
Flights are available from the following airports: London Heathrow to Cairo. With the following Airlines: EGYPTAIR & British Airways (only for International flights)