Nile Cruise

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4.7 Based on 64 Reviews
  • duration 9 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-99 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-7479
  • 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 Aswan, Egypt
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Visit the pyramids
  • Explore ancient temples and tombs
  • Cruise on the Nile
  • Enjoy the laid back atmosphere of Aswan
Start in Cairo and end in Aswan, the "Nile Cruise" tour is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 9 days. You will travel through Aswan, Luxor and Abu Simbel in Egypt. "Nile Cruise" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Egypt has an enthralling history and a wealth of well-preserved monuments and treasures. This trip allows you to visit all the major sites and attractions along the Nile. Boarding our cruise boat at Luxor we travel upstream, watching local life pass, while also visiting the spectacular Edfu and Kom Ombo temples along the way. The lush banks and beautiful sunsets over the Nile, together with the excellent onboard facilities, make this an unforgettable way to travel.
  • Day 1: Start Cairo
  • Day 2: Visit the Pyramids at Giza, the Egyptian Museum, El Azhar Mosque and Cairo's lively bazaar
  • Day 3: Fly to Luxor; visit Karnak and Luxor temples. Board cruise boat; free afternoon to explore
  • Day 4 - 5: Valley of the Kings; two days on the Nile with visits to Edfu and Kom Ombo en route
  • Day 6: Continue Nile cruise; optional visit to Abu Simbel
  • Day 7: Disembark cruise; tour of bazaar or optional excursion to Philae Temple, Aswan High Dam and Cleopatra's Unfinished Obelisk
  • Day 8: Optional visit to Nubian museum; afternoon felucca ride
  • Day 9: Fly to London via Cairo
  • Day 10: End Aswan
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts, four lunches and four dinners
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations
4.7 - Excellent
Based on 64 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • On Mar 07 2024
5 - Excellent
Met expectations
  • Anonymous
  • On Mar 04 2024
5 - Excellent
Amazing and full on trip
Brilliant trip to see as much as possible in 7 full days. Tiring because of very full days and early and very early starts.
  • Anonymous
  • On Feb 26 2024
5 - Excellent
Amazing adventure, you won't be disappointed but it is exhausting.
This trip includes all the well know sites you could want. Egypt is absolutely amazing and you won't be disappointed with what you see. Each attraction you visit is unique and an amazement. The accommodation is lovely and food... Read more
  • Anonymous
  • On Feb 02 2024
4 - Very Good
Egyptian wonders
This tour packs a lot into 7 days. It does mean some very early starts, but they are necessary to get the most out of the available time and appreciate the scale, volume and age of Egyptian monuments and artefacts. The itinerary... Read more
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:
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Nile Cruise tour. You can cancel the tour up to 93 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 92 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 30 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 30 August 2024, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 92 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

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 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.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Group sizes are kept small to maintain a low risk ‘small group bubble’, with an average of 10 guests in each group.
  • Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • All travellers will be required to be fully vaccinated no less than two weeks prior to travel.
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