Egypt
8 Days / 7 Nights

CAIRO AND NILE CRUISE WITH THE RED SEA STARTING FROM £1,158

The combination of a Nile Cruise to discover classical Egypt along the upper Nile with a stay in Cairo to view the Great Pyramids of Giza and the bustling ‘downtown’ for the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities are a popular choice. The beauty of a Bespoke, tailor-made holiday is you can create your holiday your way. You decide how long you would like to stay in Cairo, and whether you want a 3, 4 or 7 night Nile cruise…. And then where would you like to go next? Our combination below offers the chance to extend your holiday with a relaxing Red Sea.

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 Aswan. Upon arrival at Aswan Airport, you will be transferred to the cruise dock. Enjoy lunch on board before you sail the Nile on board a felucca around the islands. Dinner & overnight on board.

Day 5 :
Breakfast on board. You will visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk & Philae Temple before sailing to Kom Ombo. Enjoy lunch on board followed by a visit to the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo. Sail to Edfu, dinner & overnight.

Day 6 :
Breakfast on board. You will visit Horus Temple in Edfu before sailing to Luxor. Enjoy lunch while sailing. Dinner & overnight on board.

Day 7 :
Breakfast on board. You will visit the West Bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatchepsut Temple & Colossi of Memnon. Return on board for Lunch. You will visit the East Bank of Luxor including Karnak & Luxor Temples. Dinner & overnight on board

Day 8 :
Breakfast on board. You will be transferred to Luxor airport for your final departure via Cairo.

  • 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 Sonesta Moon Goddess 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

Classic Luxury

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)


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