12+
Age
Year-round
Dates
9 Days
Duration
Aswan, Giza, Luxor
Location
10/10
Physicality

The M/S Philae has combined Edwardian splendor with modern convenience’s and is certainly the Queen of the Nile. It’s the luxury of the Titanic without worrying about Icebergs! Featuring 58 large cabins, a lounge, sophisticated bar and first class restaurant it offers it’s guests the highest quality service and surroundings complete with antique furnishings and decor. All cabins have their own private balcony as well as huge Nile view windows.

5 Day/ 4 Night Luxor to Aswan cruise:

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATIONCairo International Airport
DEPARTURE TIMEPlease arrive at least 1 hours before the flight.
TOUR INCLUDEDS
Five star hotelsEnglish speaking licensed Egyptologist
All transfers by air-conditionedFive star cruise
TOUR NOT INCLUDEDS
Drinks with Meals
Bar Bills
Telephone
Entry Visa
TOUR SIGHTSEING
Temples of Karnak
Theban Necropolis
Valley of the Kings and Queens
Medinet Habu
Colossi of Memnon
Temple of the God Khnum
Temple of Horus in Edfu
Temple of Kom Ombo
Botanical gardens on Kitchener’s island
High dam | Obelisk and the Temple of Philae

 

Additional information

Tour TypeCruises
1

Day 1: Arrival

Board before noon. Enjoy lunch then depart for a tour of the East bank including the temples of Karnak and Luxor. Afternoon tea, a cocktail reception and dinner with dancing afterward. O/N Luxor.

2

Day 2:

Visit the West bank’ Necropolis of Thebes to see the Valley of the Kings and Queens, Medinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon. Sail to Esna with lunch enroute. Enjoy an excellent video presentation on upper Egypt. Afternoon tea, Black & White dinner and after dinner dancing.O/N Esna.

3

Day 3:

Visit the temple of the God Khnum. Sail to Edfu with lunch in route. Visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu by Caleche. Sail to Kom Ombo with afternoon tea enroute. Enjoy an Egyptian buffet dinner with a costume party (costumes furnished by the ship). O/N Kom Ombo.

4

Day 4:

Visit the temple of Kom Ombo. Sail to Aswan with lunch in route. Enjoy an afternoon Felucca (native sailboat) ride to the botanical gardens on Kitchener’s island, pass Elephantine Island and the Agha Khan mausoleum. Afternoon tea, dinner and after dinner dancing. O/N Aswan.

5

Day 5:

Disembark and visit the high dam, the old dam, the unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.

5 Days Luxor to Aswan Philae Nile Cruise

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