Classic Egypt with Nile Cruise

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5 Based on 1 Review
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-22013
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Cairo, Egypt
  • Ends Luxor, Egypt
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • An action-packed tour of Egypt including Cairo, the Valley of the Kings and a Nile cruise
  • Discover some of the most remarkable archaeological sites in the world
  • Set sail down the iconic Nile Rover in comfort, travelling from Aswan to Luxor
Start in Cairo and end in Luxor, the tour "Classic Egypt With Nile Cruise" is a guided active and outdoor tour that takes 10 days. You will travel through Abu Simbel, Kom Ombo and Aswan in Egypt. "Classic Egypt With Nile Cruise" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

This action-packed trip takes in some of the world's most remarkable archaeological sites including the Pyramids and Great Sphinx of Giza, as well as a chance to discover the buzz of the capital; Cairo, explore the Valley of the Kings and journey down the Nile.

Ancient history - See the pyramids, temples and sphinxes for which Egypt is famed

Nile cruise boat - Watch the sun set over the Nile on a luxury cruise from Aswan to Luxor

Egyptian life - People watch over a strong coffee in the bustling cities and wave at the curious children playing in the water as you sail down the Nile
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  • Day 1 : Join trip Cairo
  • Day 2 : In Cairo; visit the Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum
  • Day 3 : Free day in Cairo to explore, overnight train to Aswan
  • Day 4 : In Aswan; tour of the Philae Temple and optional Nubian village dinner
  • Day 5 : Optional excursion to Abu Simbel. Board cruise boat
  • Day 6 : Cruise down the Nile river towards Kom Ombo Temple
  • Day 7 : Continue to cruise up the Nile towards Luxor
  • Day 8 : Cruise ends in Luxor, visit Karnak Temple
  • Day 9 : Explore the West Bank, Habu temple and Valley of the Kings
  • Day 10 : Trip ends Luxor
  • 9 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • Novotel Cairo El Borg (2 nights)
  • Overnight Train: Cairo to Aswan (1 night)
  • Obelisk Nile Hotel (1 night)
  • MS Zeina (3 nights)
  • Pyramisa Isis Luxor (2 nights)
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Boat
  • Train
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Boat Crew
  • Any international flights to Cairo and from Luxor are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Classic Egypt with Nile Cruise tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
5 - Excellent
Based on 1 review
  • Julie
  • On Jul 03 2020
5 - Excellent
This was my first trip with explore and it will be the first of many. Egypt and the people (including my fellow travellers and our guide) were excellent
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Classic Egypt with Nile Cruise tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 16 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 16 August 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Classic Egypt with Nile Cruise tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Classic Egypt with Nile Cruise tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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