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4-Night, 5-Star Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan

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    What to Expect
    Enjoy Egypt's brilliant sun and blue skies as you sail along the Nile in 5-star luxury with professional Egyptologist guide. Besides visiting the highlights of Aswan, Luxor, Edfu, and Kom Ombo, you'll enjoy three delicious meals a day plus evening entertainment on board this classic Nile cruise. A day trip to the temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel is available as an additional extra, allowing for an additional day in Aswan.

    Day 1: Luxor (L, D)

    Your tour guide will meet you at Luxor airport or train station, or collect you from your Luxor hotel, in the morning, visit Luxor's East Bank temples, the Karnak and Luxor temples, Then transfer to your Nile Cruise, Check in and lunch on Board. Rest of the day at leisure on board. Optional: the Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple (additional charges apply). Overnight on board in Luxor.

    Day 2: Luxor – Edfu (B, L, D)

    After breakfast on board, it's time to discover Luxor's West Bank, where you will visit 3 tombs in the Valley of the Kings, Whilst here, you Can visit the tombs of Tutankhamen, Ramses VI & Seti I "Extra tickets on spot". Move on to visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon. You'll be back on boat in time for lunch, Cruise to Edfu via Esna. Enjoy dinner and a disco on board. Overnight on board in Edfu

    Day 3: Edfu – Aswan (B, L, D)

    After breakfast on board, the day begins with a visit to the Temple of Horus at Edfu, before returning to the boat to sail to Kom Ombo. Enjoy lunch on board, Upon arrival to Kom Ombo and visiting its fascinating double temple. Then, you'll cruise to Aswan, arriving in time for a Middle Eastern buffet on board and an Egyptian costume party. Overnight on board in Aswan

    Day 4: Aswan (B, L, D)

    Should you wish, you can choose an optional day tour to the Abu Simbel Temples(Payable to your Tour Leader on Board the Nile Cruise US$90 Per Person.), in which case the Aswan itinerary will move to day 5. After breakfast on board, enjoy a tour of the highlights of Aswan, including the Unfinished Obelisk, the Aswan High Dam, and Philae Temple, before returning to your boat for lunch. Afternoon Sail the Nile on a traditional felucca - you can also opt to tour a traditional Nubian village by motorboat for an extra charge. Finally, feast on your final on-board dinner and an extravaganza of Nubian music, Nubian dance, and belly dancing, complete with Egyptian costume party. Overnight on board in Aswan

    Day 5: Aswan (B)

    After breakfast on board, you'll disembark. If you added the optional day tour to the Abu Simbel Temples on day 4, you'll spend day 5 enjoying the highlights of Aswan (The unfinished obelisk, Philae temple and Aswan High Dam) Followed by departure transfer to Aswan hotel,airport, or train station
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Luxor airport, train station and hotels
    Departure Time
    Recommended: Morning arrival to Luxor & Afternoon Departure from Aswan
    5 days
    Return Details
    Customers Place of choice in Aswan: Hotels / Airport / Train station
    • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
    • All transfers to / from airport & hotel by a private air-conditioned vehicle
    • Accommodation for 4 nights on 05 star Nile Cruise on full board
    • Tour to Karnak and Luxor Temples
    • Tour to Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple & colossi of Memnon
    • Tour to Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples
    • Felucca Ride trip on the Nile
    • Tour to the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, Temple of Philae in Aswan
    • Meals as mention in the above itinerary
    • Meals as specified in itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
    • Qualified Egyptologist tour guide
    • Bottled water during the tours
    • All service charges and taxes
    • Airfare & Entry visa to Egypt
    • Any optional tours
    • Personal expenses
    • Gratuities (Tipping)
    • Extra entry fees (Tutankhamen, Ramses VI, Seti I in the Valley of the Kings)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Pickup will be arranged according to client's arrival time details (Needed)
    • The pick up / Drop off locations required (To arrange your Pickup & Drop off to your next Destination at Ease)
    • Recommended to arrive Luxor in the Morning, any time before 12:00pm & Depart Aswan at any time on Day 5. In case the Customer choose to do the famous Abu Simbel temple excursion - better to arrange his/ her flight afternoon (after 12:00pm)
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Children date of birth required at time of booking
    • Nile Cruise Cabin can host up to 3 persons Maximum, the triple room is a double room plus extra bed or sofa bed.
    • 2 Adults and 2 children (0 - 05.99 Years) will be accommodate in 1 triple Cabin.
    • 2 Adults and 2 children (6 - 11 Years) will be accommodate in 2 connected or adjacent Cabins.
    • A current at least 6 months valid passport is required on the check in time
    • Egypt has a lot of activities, Tour Guide will advise some extra excursions you might like add-on to your Nile Cruise activities, Our optional excursions are just recommendations to help our Customers to see some more of the remarkable sightseeing. Doesn't mean that we enforce our Customers to pay extra money.
    • You Can pay the extra excursions cost to your tour Leader on board the Cruise.
    • Nile Cruise ships do not provide Water through their meals, Only tea or coffee at breakfast and at Tea time while sailing on the Cruise sundeck. TV does not work while sailing as well as telephone and internet signal in your own phone.
    • Private tour means Private guide & vehicle only for Viator costumers, 2-9 adult tour mean sharing two families same tours or transfers.
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • New Year Gala Dinner or Xmas Eve dinner (if applicable)
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 9 May 2019

    We were a group of 22 pax. Mr. Khaled of Nile Holiday arranged a 8N/9D tour for us. We went to Cairo, saw Museum, Great Pyramid, went inside. Also saw Solar boat. Then we took 3N/4D Nile Cruise-Sapphire. The ship was great. We saw Edfu,...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank DeepakBhalerao
    Reviewed 26 April 2019 via mobile

    We started the cruise from Aswan to Luxor for 3 nights.Our tour guide (Hani) was very good and experienced, he tried his best and explain to us every question we had. The last day we had a tour with Hesham Hamd Mohamed at the valley...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank kwstask2014
    Reviewed 25 April 2019 via mobile

    The best was the tour guide. Walid Noaman was the perfect guide. He is not only very knowledgeable about the whole Egypt history but he is very passionate about it. The whole group was astonished with his “lectures”. We also enjoyed a lot his company....More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Dolores C
    Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

    Horrible Dirty Boat! Within 5 minutes I knew I couldn’t possibly spend 5 more. Filthy floors, beds, everything. The refrigerator covered with rust. It made me sick just to look at the cabin. Didn’t bother to look anywhere else. Fortunately, for an extra $600 we...More

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    NileHolidayTours, Guest Relations Manager at Nile Holiday, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2019

    Dear Seaghost3, We pride ourselves on our customer service and really work hard 24/7 to fulfill every customer's wishes. But in your case totally understand your frustration with the service at this particular Nile Cruise but the very budget choices don’t always come with the...More

    Reviewed 12 April 2019

    Our guide, Walid abo bilal from Nile Holiday travel, was very helpful, his knowledge of Egyptian history and Hieroglyphics made us know Egypt better and deeper. the boat we were very comfortable, clean and beautiful decoration. Breakfast, lunch and dinner were also great! cruise staffs...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank Patcharin L
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    19 July 2019|
    Response from DeepakBhalerao | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, June is off season in Egypt. Two months before is alright. Please check the weather on accuweather or equivalent.
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    Response from Casorohj | Reviewed this property |
    The Cruise ship name "MS GRAND SUN". For more info you may ask/Google your tour operator. For higher Deck you may ask while booking, and make a note for higher deck request. Because most of ppl ask for higher deck. They... More
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