Nile Cruise - Premium

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  • No booking fees
  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 9 days
  • tour type Group Tour
  • age requirement 16+ yrs
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  • Starts Cairo, Egypt
  • Ends Cairo , Egypt
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Ancient temples and tombs
  • Nile Cruise boat and luxury hotels
  • The Great Pyramids
  • Treasures of King Tut
The Nile Cruise - Premium trip starts and ends in Cairo. It is a cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 9 days taking you through Aswan, Luxor and Abu Simbel in Egypt. Nile Cruise - Premium is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation in hotels, 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 in a comfortable fashion. Boarding our cruise boat at Luxor we travel upstream, watching local life pass by, whilst also visiting the spectacular Edfu and Kom Ombo temples along the way. The lush green banks and the beautiful sunsets over the Nile, together with the excellent on-board facilities make this an unforgettable way to travel.
Customer reviews
4.5 - Very Good
Based on 5 reviews
Nile Cruise and Pyramids
4 - Very Good
“This was a wonderful trip. It was very exciting to get our first glimpse of the Pyramids which were only a short ride from the airport. There was a few early morning starts which you should be prepared for and lots of optional tours so make sure you have budgeted extra for these. As you have to pay at the local toilets it would be handy to have some small change with you (which isn't easy to get) otherwise you will have some very expensive pees :-) I felt very secure the whole time we were there. There is security at all the hotels and museums.”
Egypt - Truly a Wonder of the Wordl
4 - Very Good
“I have always dreamt of visiting Egypt and seeing for my self the many ancient wonders going back to the dawn of history. This trip was a dream come true. Having been back a few days I find it hard to believe I have seen and learnt much about so many awe-inspiring ancient monuments, the life of the Pharoahs, and experienced this wonderful diverse country with its friendly welcoming population. Yes there were many traders selling their wares at most places we visited, but this did not detract from the beauty and the history. Most were very polite and, bearing in mind the average salary is only 7000 Egyptian pounds per month (a little under £300 at the current exchange rate of 23.6) who can blame them for trying to extract the tourist dollar the economy depends so much on. They have some wonderful souvenirs at mainly very cheap prices too. This trip packed in so much - it is not for the infirm or feint hearted - although there is plenty of opportunity to opt out and rest if required. Personally I felt obliged to make the most of the trip and see and learn as much as possible. The Cruise upon our boat Mirage I was sublime with stunning sunsets and amazing views as we chugged up the great Nile to Aswan. The crew were friendly and helpful and a good variety of delicious freshly cooked food - and plenty of it. Overall a dream come true and an amazing experience shared with a great bunch of people on this trip!”
Nile Cruise Premium
5 - Excellent
“I have always wanted to visit Egypt to see the antiquities, but because of the political instability I thought it would be unlikely. So when I saw this trip advertised I jumped at the opportunity. I felt safe thoughout the trip. The first day was a whirlwind visit to the Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Museum in Cairo, the mosque and the bazaar. We then flew to Luxor, visiting the Temple of Karnak and the Temple of Luxor and later boarding the Mirage 1, our cruise boat. This was a great experience, partly because of the wonderful group of people on the trip (19 of us in total), partly because of the comfort on board, the trips and also because the boat had only 40% occupancy so we almost had the boat to ourselves. I think we were all sorry to leave the boat after the 4 nights on board, but the next hotel in Aswan was very comfortable. In spite of visiting many temples and tombs, I never tired of hearing about the Egyptian gods and Pharaohs and looking at the wonderful carvings and art.”
Nile Cruise - an amazing trip
5 - Excellent
“This trip far exceeded my expectations. As we stopped at three different places, including the cruise, it felt like we had been away for longer than 8 days. We saw SO much! The Cairo Museum was amazing. Karnak Temple, Abu Simbel, the Pyramids at Giza and the Spinx and no crowds. Everywhere we stopped was clean and comfortable. It was a real privilege.”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Start Cairo.
  • Day 2: Visit Egyptian Museum, El Azhar Mosque and Cairo's lively bazaar; afternoon visit spectacular pyramids at Giza.
  • Day 3: Fly to Luxor; visit to Karnak and Luxor temples; free time.
  • Day 4-5: Valley of the Kings; two days on the Nile with visits to Edfu and Kom Ombo en route.
  • Day 6: A traditional felucca ride on the Nile; free afternoon or optional visit to Aswan High Dam and unfinished obelisk.
  • Day 7: Optional visit to Abu Simbel.
  • Day 8: Aswan; St. Simone Monastery optional tour, bazaar and corniche.
  • Day 9: End Aswan.
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Accommodation
  • 4 nights on cruise boat and 4 nights 4 and 5-star hotels , All accommodation
Meals
  • All breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
Transport
  • Travel by minibus, cruise boat and one internal flight
  • All transport and listed activities
Others
  • Group normally 6 to 20, plus local leader. Min age 16 yrs  
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Cairo 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 Nile Cruise - Premium tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit of 300 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 0 days before departure. For any departures within 13 December 2019 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Nile Cruise - Premium tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Nile Cruise - Premium 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 travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

CANCELLATION No additional cancellation fees apply for this Nile Cruise - Premium tour. You can cancel the tour up to 1 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 0 days of departure.
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