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Following the Trail of Nile

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Following the Trail of Nile 08 Days / 07 Nights

A cruise on the River Nile is best to explore the rich history of Egypt. Enjoy scenic beauty and visits to Luxor and Aswan; two Egyptian cities acclaimed for historical and cultural significance. Explore majestic Karnak & Luxor Temples on the East bank along with Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, and Memnon Colossi. Also, explore archaeological splendours such as the Temple of Philae in Aswan.


Tour Night

  • Nile Cruise (Luxor/Aswan): 7 nights
  • Tour code: AWE04
  • Accommodation Grade
  • Group Tour

Tour At a Glance

  • Explore the Karnak & Luxor Temples
  • Visit Horus Temple in Edfu, the Temple Sobek, and Haroeris
  • Explore Aswan and its surrounding cataracts through motorboat cruise
  • Visit the West Bank and explore the Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut and the beautiful Memnon Colossi
  • Enjoy a variety of delicacies and drinks served onboard

Itinerary details

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  • Day 1 Luxor

    Meeting at the airport and transfer to ship in Luxor followed by a visit to the magnificent East bank Karnak Luxor Temples. Lunch, dinner and overnight stay in Luxor

  • Day 2 Luxor

    Have breakfast onboard and head-on for a visit to the West Bank; Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut and Memnon Colossi. Later sail to Esna Edfue passing the Esna Lock. Dinner overnight stay on board the ship.

  • Day 3 Aswan

    Breakfast and lunch onboard the ship. Today you will visit Horus Temple in Edfu, Kom-Ombom, the Temple Sobek and Haroeris thereon sail to Aswan. Dinner overnight stay on board the ship.

  • Day 4 Aswan

    Have breakfast onboard, followed by a visit to the high dam, and Philae temple. Lunch will be served on board. Later you can either go to Felucca or motorboat cruise around the cataracts and view the Agha Khan Mausoleum. Dinner and overnight stay in Aswan.

  • Day 5 Aswan

    Have breakfast on board. The day is at leisure for you to do as you please. Lunch on board. Dinner and overnight stay in Aswan.

  • Day 6 Luxor

    Breakfast and lunch onboard the ship. Today you will visit Horus Temple in Edfu, Kom-Ombom, the Temple Sobek and Haroeris thereon sail to Aswan. Post this you will be sailing to Esna, passing Esna lock and then sailing to Luxor. Dinner and overnight stay on board the ship.

  • Day 7 Luxor

    Have Breakfast on board. Visit the majestic Valley of the Kings, exquisite Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahary and the beautiful Memnon Colossi. Lunch will be served on board. Rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner on board the ship. Overnight stay in Luxor.

  • Day 8 Departure Luxor
    Departure Luxor

    Have breakfast on board and disembark. Transfer to Luxor Airport. End of the tour.


  • M/S Crown Emperor/Empress
    M/S Crown Emperor/Empress
    Nile Cruise (Luxor/Aswan)

M/S Crown Emperor/Empress

Nile Cruise (Luxor/Aswan)
  • M/S Crown Emperor/Empress

Cruise on the longest river of the world with every plush facility thinkable while enjoying the scenic views of the Egyptian land. Bon Voyage! 

What's Included?

  • Meet and assist at the airport by English speaking representatives.
  • Accommodation in the Nile Cruise is based on M/S Iberotel Crown Empress/Emperor or similar 5* on Full Board basis.
  • All transfers and cruise sightseeing are based on minimum 02 pax escorted by English speaking guide.

What's not Included?

  • Return International flights.
  • Visa fees.
  • Supplement for New Year, X-Mass and Easter.
  • Tips, beverage, extra meals, laundry, phone calls or any personal expenses.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the itinerary and inclusions. 

Additional Information

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£) based on twin sharing.
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