Nile Cruise & Cairo from Sharm El Sheikh
Nile cruise form Luxor to Aswan and Cairo
Day 1. Pick up from a hotel in Sharm el Sheikh
We do pick up from any hotel in Sharm el Sheikh. Pick up from your hotel in Sharm el Sheikh, transfer by a/c van to Sharm el Sheikh International Airport and fly to Cairo. The flight will take just 50 minutes. Our English speaking guide will be waiting for you outside the arrival hall of Cairo airport with the sign “sharm-club.com”.
The National Egyptian museum visit
Fist of all we will visit so called The National Egyptian Museum or Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, situated on Tahrir square and built more than 100 years ago by a French architect. The museum hosts many collections of ancient pharaonic history and the most famous Tut Kah Amon collection including golden mask and coffin. We will spend around 2,5 hours exploring all the collections of the museum.
Nile boat cruise (optional £10 per person)
Then enjoy with sailing along the Nile on a small boat, watch the city form the Nile, get warm breeze and live the moment. The Nile boat ride will take up to 45 minutes.
Lunch will be offered in TGI Fridays on set menu basis where you can choose between options available. Vegetarian options are also available.
Visit to the Pyramids & Sphinx
After the lunch we will continue our tour and move to Giza to discover one of the seven wonders of the world: the great pyramid of Cheops. We will visit other pyramids of the area as well: the pyramid of Chephren and the pyramid of Mycerinus. We will end our tour in Pyramids area after visiting Sphinx and its valley temple.
Shopping in Cairo
At the end of the day we will get a chance for shopping in the area around the Pyramids. Visit of papyrus institute, perfume palace or cotton fabric will be available.
Overnight in 4* hotel
At the end of the day we will drive you to The Oasis hotel, 4* on BB basis, where you will spend a night. Optionally in the evening you can do the following: Nile Cruise & Dinner with Tanura show and belly dance on a floating hotel - 45 GBP per person or Watch Sound & Light show at the Pyramids -25 GBP per person.
Day 2. Arrival in Luxor, West Thebes visit
In the morning after breakfast our red will pick up you from your Cairo hotel and transfer by a/c van to Cairo airport to catch your flight to Luxor. Flight to Luxor will take around 50 minutes. Upon arrival in Luxor, our English speaking guide will meet you at the airport, just outside the arrival halls with the sign "sharm-club.com". Transfer to the city to visit West Thebes including Valley of the Kings, the Hatshepsut temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon check in your floating hotel. Lunch on board, some rest and continue exploring the city. Afternoon visit to Karnak & Luxor temples.
Day 3 . Sail to Esna & Edfu
Breakfast on boat and we start sailing towards Esna city. The distance is around 55 km, you will enjoy with the beautiful view of the Egyptian countryside untill we reach the lock of Esna, we pass through the lock and continue sailing to Edfu. The distance is around 65 km. Lunch & dinner on board. Overnight and evening entertainment program.
Day 4. Edfu & Kom Ombo temples visit
In the morning after the breakfast we will visit Edfu temple of Horus. To reach the temple we will catch a cab. Then back to the boat to continue our journey toward Kom Ombo. Afternoon visit to Kom Ombo and its double temple of Khonum. Continue sailing to Aswan. Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight and evening entertainment program in Aswan.
Day 5. Aswan city visits
In the early morning after the breakfast we'll start our tour to Aswan. Visiting of the High dam, then the unfinished obelisk . To reach the extraordinary temple of Philae we will sail by a felucca boat. Lunch on board and optional afternoon visit to Botanical gardens. Overnight and evening entartainment program in Aswan
Day 6. Abu Simble temples visit, check-out and disembarkation
In the early morning optional visit to the famous huge temples of Abu Simble or the Nubian village. Check out by 12 pm. In the afternoon transfer by air-conditioned van from Aswan to Luxor airport to catch your flight back to Sharm el Sheikh. In Sharm el Sheikh our rep will meet you and transfer to your hotel.
We run the tour on
495 470 free
- Full visa of Egypt is required for the tour.
- On the day of departure from the cruise boat guests may leave their luggage onboard until their departure for the airport.
- 4 nights Nile cruise on FB (full board) basis on 5* Deluxe floating hotel al Gamila or similar, DBL accommodation.
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea onboard.
- Flight tickets Sharm el sheikh / Cairo / Luxor.
- All entrance fees to the sites as per the itinerary.
- All transfers during sightseeing tours.
- Return transfer by a/c van from Aswan to Luxor airport.
- English speaking Egyptologist tour guide during Nile Cruise
- One night in 4* hotel in Cairo on BB basis (dbl accommodation).
- Lunch in Cairo in TGI Fridays.
- Alcoholic, soft drinks and drinks with meals during the Nile cruise.
- Tipping for all the ship team (around 15$ per person will be asked at the end of the cruise).
- Optional activities and tours in Cairo, Aswan or Luxor.
- Any extras not mentioned in the progra.