Looking for relaxation, cannot find enough time for inspiration even in vacations, want to explore and enjoy the sightseeing of Upper Egypt with no rush, and more ever want to blend with the locals. Here is the perfect Nile cruise package for you: 8 Days of fun up the river Nile!
Starting From $799 | Trip duration : 8 Days / 7 Nights Trip type : Private Guided Tour | Trip runs : Everyday
Day 1 Luxor (West): Arrive Luxor, Meet, welcome, and assist by egyptfuntours representative. Start our tour to visit the west bank of the Nile in Luxor. The Valley of the Kings one of the most impressive world’s heritage (home of 65 tombs of the kings of 18th to 22nd dynasties). The valley of the queens (accommodates the tomb of queen Nefertari wife of king Ramses the second, and the tombs of queens from the new kingdom). The modern looking temple of Queen Hatshepsut (she ruled over Egypt for 19 years as a king). The colossi of Memnon (originally belong to king Amenhotep the 3rd). Check in our cruise for Lunch. Afternoon free at leisure; opportunity to stroll in Luxor city. Dinner on board of our cruise ship
Day 2 (Navigation): Pass Nile lock at Esna. Breakfast on board of our cruise. Start sailing to Edfu. Lunch on board of our cruise ship. Afternoon pass the lock of the Nile at Esna. Dinner on board of our cruise
Day 3 Aswan (Edfu temple): Breakfast on board of our cruise ship. Start our tour to Visit by a horse carriage the temple of Edfu (the second largest temple in Egypt, dedicated to the falcon god Hours). Lunch on board of the Nile cruise ship. Start sailing towards Aswan. Dinner on board of your cruise. Overnight at Aswan city
Day 4 Aswan (sightseeing): Breakfast on board of our Nile cruise ship. Start our tour to Visit the high Dam (was built in 1960 to control the annual flood of the Nile, and arrange agriculture process). Visit the Unfinished obelisk (a huge obelisk dating back to the 18th dynasty that was lift unfinished). Back to our Nile cruise for Lunch. After noon take a motor boat to the temple of Philae (was built by the ptolomies dedicated to love goddess Isis). Take a felucca ride around elephantine Island sail past the Agha Khan mausoleum, see the Kitchener’s island. Dinner on board of your cruise ship
Day 5 (Navigation): Sailing to Com ombo. Breakfast on board of your cruise ship. Free morning at leisure. Lunch on board of your Nile cruise. Afternoon start sailing towards Com ombo. Dinner on board of your cruise
Day 6 (Com ombo temple): Breakfast on board of our Nile cruise ship. Start our tour to the unusual double temple of Com Ombo (dedicated to two gods, the falcon god Horus, and the crocodile god Sobek). Lunch on board of our cruise ship. Afternoon Continue sailing to Luxor. Dinner on board of your Nile cruise ship
Day 7 Luxor (East bank): Breakfast on board of our cruise ship. Start our tour to the east bank of Luxor. Visit the Karnak temples (the largest complex of temples in Egypt originally attached to Luxor temple by an avenue of sphinxes). Visit Luxor temple (was built by the kings of the middle and the new kingdom). Lunch on board of your cruise ship. Afternoon free at leisure with the opportunity to stroll in Luxor city. Dinner on board of your cruise
Day 8 (Disembarkation): Breakfast on board of your cruise ship. Disembark your cruise ship with a relaxed mode and wonderful memories.