Land of larger-than-life ancient ruins, magical royalty and the endless waters of the River Nile - Egypt is the stuff of school books and blockbuster action movies. But with today’s deal you could step into that majestic world and explore this fascinating North African country for yourself...
This unique Egyptian adventure of a lifetime lets you explore the hidden treasures of Egypt while you cruise on the legendary River Nile. This 14-night package starts with a pre-stay in Hurghada at an award-winning luxury five-star all-inclusive resort. You will then be transferred to the port where you will embark on 5* Cruise on a full board basis. Once your unforgettable voyage has ended you will then be transferred back to the award-winning five-star all-inclusive resort where you will continue your holiday.
After taking off from the UK and landing in Egypt, you will begin your trip with seven-nights of absolute comfort in a 5* hotel. You’ll rest your head at the Amc Royal Hotel & Spa, enjoying no end of crystalline pools, sumptuous food, amazing drinks, rejuvenating spas, balmy beaches, an opulent bedroom, and so much more!
Embark your cruise stay you will see some of the world’s most iconic archaeological sites, not to mention the stunning scenery that surrounds the River Nile. Included in your cruise will be a visit to the East Bank of Luxor, where you will find the famous Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple, both which date back to roughly 1500 years BC. You will cruise down the river to other temples including the Sobek and Philae Temple, as well as visiting the High Dam which while not harking back to Ancient Egypt is still vitally important to the area. On the West Bank of the Nile you will visit the legendary Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple which was commissioned by Hatshepsut, an Egyptian queen who ruled as a king, adopting the title pharaoh for her two decade long reign. Optional excursions which you can take part in include a trip to a Nubian Village or camel ride, or an evening light show at the Karnak Temple.
Day 1 Luxor (Nile Cruise)
Meet and assist at the Luxor airport. Please look for the Meeting Point Egypt representative as they will assist you through immigration and other formalities, and transfer you to the ship for embarkation. The friendly crew will welcome you and assist you in settling in your cabin. Overnight stay on board in Luxor.
Day 2 Luxor (Nile Cruise). Our first day of excursions begins with an early morning trip to the East Bank of Luxor to visit the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple. Lunch on the cruise. Noon time sailing to Edfu. Dinner and overnight on board in Edfu.
Day 3 Nile Cruise Early sailing around 9 AM to the town of Kom Ombo with an afternoon visit at 16:00 to the Sobek Temple. We continue are sail to Aswan and arrive around 21:00. Dinner and overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 4 Nile Cruise. Our visit of Aswan begins early morning with a visit to the High Dam, Philea Temple, and Felucca Trip on the Nile. Guests can use the afternoon to leisurely explore Aswan or our (optional) excursion to the Nubian Village or simply ride on a camel along the Nile by our guide on the spot. Overnight on board in Aswan .
Day 5 Nile Cruise. Guests can relax in the morning taking a dip in the ships swimming pool and enjoy the Egyptian sun on the sun deck or guests have the option to visit the famous temple of Abu Simbel in the south of Aswan. Early afternoon, around 14:00, we leave Aswan and begin our sail back north with and arrival around 21:00 in Edfu. Overnight on board in Edfu.
Day 6 Nile Cruise. In the morning we sail and arrive in Esna around 10:00 where we visit the Temple of Khnum. Our cruise continues to Luxor with an arrival approximately at 14:30. Afternoon guests have the option of taking a city tour to heart of Luxor. Overnight on board in Luxor .
Day 7 Nile Cruise. Our 7th day will take us to the West Bank of the Nile where we will visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatschpust Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. In the evening guests have the option to enjoy a sound and light show at Karnak temple. Dinner and overnight on board in Luxor.
Day 8 Nile Cruise. Breakfast on the cruise and transfer to Luxor Airport for your flight home or your next destination.
Possible extension at beach hotel in Hurghada or Marsa Alam.