7 Nights on Champollion Nile Cruise: A Journey of Discovery and Luxury
Embarking on a seven-night voyage aboard the Champollion Nile Cruise is an invitation to immerse yourself in the wonders of ancient Egypt. This extraordinary cruise offers an extended exploration of the Nile River, allowing you to discover hidden treasures, witness breathtaking landscapes, and indulge in unparalleled luxury. Join us as we embark on a virtual adventure, unravelling the highlights of a remarkable seven-night journey on the Champollion Nile Cruise.
A seven-night voyage on the Champollion Nile Cruise is a journey of discovery, luxury, and relaxation. As you sail along the timeless waters of the Nile River, you are transported through Egypt’s ancient history, witnessing iconic landmarks, hidden treasures, and breathtaking landscapes. The attentive crew, luxurious accommodations, and indulgent amenities ensure that your journey is not only educational but also an unforgettable experience of comfort and pleasure.
Whether you are a history enthusiast, a culture lover, or simply seeking a remarkable travel adventure, the Champollion Nile Cruise promises an extraordinary voyage. So, set sail on this majestic vessel and let the wonders of ancient Egypt and the serenity of the Nile envelop you, leaving you with memories to cherish for a lifetime.
- Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights
- Cruise Schedule: Every Monday from Luxor
- Tour Location: Luxor / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan
- Tour Type: Private or small group depending on the availability
7 Nights Cruise Itinerary
Day 1: Luxor East Bank
- Your MS/ Champollion Nile Cruise 8 Days from Luxor will start once you arrive.
- Lunch onboard.
- After Lunch: Tour of Karnak and Luxor Temples (This city was once a temple-filled metropolis with a 2,000-year history).
- After your tour, head back to the ship for afternoon tea and a spectacular folkloric performance.
- A dinner meal is served onboard.
Day 2: Luxor Day Tour: Luxor West Bank
- Breakfast on the cruise ship while taking in the cool Nile breeze.
- Tour the West Side of Luxor to explore the Afterlife of ancient Egypt.
- Tour the Valley of the Kings.
- Tour the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the greatest queen of Egypt.
- Watch the Colossi of Memnon on your way back to the Nile Cruise.
- Afternoon tea as you travel to Edfu.
- Dinner onboard.
Day 3: Navigate to Edfu City
- Enjoy your breakfast on the cruise ship.
- Tour The Edfu temple of God Horus.
- Lunch onboard
- Galabia party with a sumptuous meal in Aswan.
- A free walking tour of Aswan’s streets is also available, and the sweltering open-air market will wow you with its distinctive atmosphere.
- Dinner will be provided when your excursion is finished.
Day 4: Aswan Tour and High Dam Visit:
- After Breakfast, Your Egyptologist will take you to the High Dam, a massive building project that is thought to be one of the biggest mysteries of the twentieth century.
- The largest artificial lake in the world, Nasser Lake, is visible from this vantage point.
- Tour the temple at Philae.
- To visit the Nubians for the first time, your Egyptologist will take you by water taxi to Philae Temple.
- After that, unwind and take pleasure in your lunch on the Nile Cruise.
- After that, spend the evening on a cruise ship close to Aswan, Egypt, where you will indulge in a sumptuous meal in honour of Galabia’s celebration.
- The meal will be provided after your excursion.
Day 5: Sailing Nile Cruise: Sailing to Kom Ombo
- Then you’ll be taken to the Unfinished Obelisk. It has the largest volume of all.
- Visitors are welcome in Aswan and the area around the Spicy Market.
- Tour Kom Ombo Temple.
- After an enjoyable tour of Kom Ombo, indulge in a delicious lunch.
- Last but not least, spend a romantic evening on board listening to Nubian music and eating Nubian food.
Day 6: Kom Ombo City
- Revisit the Kom Ombo Temple (Optional)
- Our Egyptologist will then take you to the Kom Ombo Temple.
- Onboard your cruise ship, and enjoy a wonderful dinner and Galabia celebration.
- Relax in your roomy cabins as the cruise ship docks in Luxor for the night.
Day 7: Luxor West Bank
- Once more, West Luxor’s charm has captured your attention.
- Breakfast is crucial when travelling by cruise liner.
- Discover how Ramses II created his enormous monolithic temple in the Theban Necropolis of Luxor to endure for millions of years.
- The settlement grows into a full-fledged pharaonic metropolis with Egyptian-style streets, daily requirements, and historic Egyptian structures.
- You will learn about royal tomb workers, wonder builders, and iconic pharaonic archaeological relics of amazing artistry throughout your Egypt tour.
- Deir el-Medina is the name of the city.
- The majestic Hapu Temple is close by.
- After a delicious dinner, your Egyptologist will take you on a Nile Cruise.
- After that, take a free walking tour of Luxor’s streets and markets.
- A Nile night cruise with food and entertainment will be the last event.
- This evening, unwind in your cabin by sleeping.
Day 8: Disembarkation from Nile Cruise: Check-Out
- Before leaving, board the cruise ship for a delicious supper.
- You can then take an Egyptologist on a tour of the Nobel Valley, depending on your flight or train timetable.
- Finally, we will take you to the airport or train station in Luxor so you may catch a domestic or international aircraft (according to your choice).