Nile Cruising Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 4843

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Pyramid at Giza

Day 1: Cairo

Welcome to Cairo! You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.

Close up of Sphinx

Day 2: Cairo

Today you will embark on a full day of sightseeing of Sakkara and the Pyramids. Marvel at the magnitude of these constructions whilst taking in all the history that goes with it.

King Tutankhamen's mask

Day 3: Cairo

After breakfast you will have a half day visit to the Egyptian Museum which is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities.

View of the Nile through an arch

Day 4: Cairo - Nile Cruising

After breakfast you will be transferred from your hotel to Cairo Airport. You will be met by our representative at Aswan airport and taken to your Nile Cruise. You will visit the High Dam & Philae Temple.

Looking across the Nile

Day 5: Nile Cruising

Good morning from the Nile! Today you will visit Kom Ombo Temple and also sail to Edfu Temple. The temple at Kom Ombo is a double temple that was dedicated to two distinct divinities - the crocodile-headed Sibek, god of fertility and creator of the world and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus, the solar war god.

Kom Ombo

Day 6: Nile Cruising

Today you will sail to Luxor. You will visit the East Bank - Karnak Temple & Luxor Temple - The temple comprises numerous pylons, columns, an inner sanctum and a giant granite obelisk.

Aerial view of Cairo Nile

Day 7: Nile Cruising - Cairo

This morning, visit the West Bank – Valley of Kings, Hatshepsut Temple & Colossi of Memnon. Today you will be transferred from the Nile Cruise to Luxor Airport to board your flight to Cairo. We will have a representative meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel.

Day 8: Cairo

After breakfast we bid you farewell. We will transfer you to the airport for your flight home. We hope we have helped create some fantastic memories from your holiday!

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Egypt Spotlight
Luxor Temple at night

Luxor

As the site of the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes, 4000-year old Luxor has frequently been characterised as the "world's ...

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