Long Nile cruise from Cairo to Aswan
Nile Cruise Holiday Package

Nile cruise Egypt Holiday Itinerary

Time Activity
09:00 am
10:00 am
17:00 pm
Arrival Cairo International airport from your home destination.
Transfer from the airport to Cairo 4* The Oasis hotel.
Free evening at leisure.
08:30 am
09:00 am
11:00 am
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
13:00 pm
14:00 pm
18:00 pm
20:00 pm
Pick up in the morning from your Cairo hotel.
Giza plateau exploration: pyramids, workers tombs, Sphinx.
Optionally enter any of the 3 pyramids opened to public.
Papyrus fabric, perfume palace or cotton shop.
Optional Nile boat ride.
Lunch in a local restaurant.
Visit to the National Egyptian Museum.
Transfer back to the hotel.
Optional evening Sound & Light show at the Pyramids is available.
08:00 am
12:00 pm
13:00 pm
20:00 pm
Free morning at leisure.
In the afternoon transfer to the floating hotel.
Start sailing towards Beni Suef.
Overnight on board while sailing.
08:00 am
08:00 am
10:00 am
13:00 pm
20:00 pm
Free day at leisure while sailing to Beni Hasan.
08:00 am
12:00 am
20:00 pm
Morning visit to the tombs at Beni Hasan.
Back to the boat and continue sailing to Abu Karkas.
Afternoon visit to Tuna el-Gabal and Ashmunein.
Overnight on board while sailing.
08:00 am
09:00 am
11:00 am
14:00 pm
20:00 pm
After breakfast visit to Tel el-Amarna sights.
Back to the boat and continue sailing to Assiut.
Overnight on board while sailing.
08:00 am
13:00 pm
20:00 pm
21:00 pm
Free day at leisure while sailing to Sohag and then to el-Balyana.
08:00 am
09:00 am
10:00 am
11:00 am
13:00 pm
20:00 pm
Morning visit to Abydos temple.
Visit to Dandara temple by bus.
Back on boat at Naga Hamadi.
Overnight on board while sailing to Luxor.
08:00 am
10:00 am
12:00 pm
14:00 pm
In the morning visit to the East bank of Luxor.
Free time at leisure after lunch.
Optional evening Sound & Light show at Karnak temple can be arranged.
Overnight on board in Luxor.
07:00 am
08:00 am
11:00 am
15:00 pm
21:00 pm
In the morning visit the West bank of Luxor.
Queen Hatshepsut temple exploration.
The Valley of the Kings: visit 3 different tombs opened to public on the day.
Optional visit to King Tutankhamon real or fake tomb is available.
Back to your floating hotel and lunch.
Overnight on board while sailing to Edfu.
04:00 am
14:00 pm
17:00 pm
20:00 pm
Morning visit to Edfu temple.
Continue sailing toward Kom Ombo.
Afternoon visit to Kom Ombo temple and Crocodile museum.
Continue sailing to Aswan, overnight in Aswan.
12:00 pm
14:00 pm
In the early morning visit to Hight Dam of Aswan.
Visit to New Kalabsha site and Kirtasi kiosk.
Visit to Philae island.
Lunch on boat and optional afternoon visits are available.
Overnight on boat in Aswan.
  • Tour includes
  • Transfers by a/c van to/from the airport to your hotel, cruise ship
  • Transfers during all sightseeing tours as per the program below
  • Entrance tickets to all visited sites in Cairo and during the cruise, as per the program
  • Hotel accommodation in Cairo 4* on BB basis for 2 nights
  • Accommodation on a 5* Deluxe cruise ship for 12 nights on FB basis (drinks are not included)
  • English speaking Egyptologist tour guide during Cairo tour and Nile cruise
    • Tour excludes
  • Drinks in the restaurant in Cairo during lunch time
  • Alcoholic, soft drinks and drinks with meals during Nile cruise
  • Tipping for all the ship team (can be asked at the end of the cruise app 15$ per person)
  • Optional activities in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan and other cities
  • Abu Simble temples visit by land or air
  • Nile boat ride in Cairo or Aswan
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program
    • What to take with you
  • Passport with full visa of Egypt
  • Photo-camera
  • On the day of departure from the cruise boat guests may leave their luggage on board until their departure for the airport.
  • Nile cruise Egypt Holiday Details


    Day 1

    Arrival in Cairo International airport. Our English speaking representative will meet you at the airport with sign “sharm-club.com”. He will be waiting for you in the airport just outside the main arrival hall in the street. Transfer by air condition van to 4* The Oasis hotel on BB basis. Overnight in this cozy hotel.

    Day 2

    In the morning, after breakfast pick up from your hotel to visit the pyramids & Sphinx. Then let’s move to Nile to take 45 minutes Nile boat ride. We will enjoy with the sailing along the Nile, warm breeze and panoramic views of the city. The boat will bring us to a lovely restaurant where we’ll get our lunch before heading for the Museum.

    Lunch will be offered in TGI Fridays on set menu basis, but you can choose between options available: chicken or fish plus dessert.

    After lunch we will spend almost 2 hours exploring The National Egyptian Museum and back to your hotel. Optionally in the evening you can watch Sound & Light show at the Pyramids or do evening Nile cruise with dinner and oriental show on a floating hotel.

    Day 3

    After breakfast in the hotel our guide will pick up you and you’ll move to the Nile to check in your floating hotel. Check in by 12 pm and start moving to Beni Suaf. Enjoy the beauty of the Nile while having lunch on board. Free afternoon at leisure and dinner, overnight on board while sailing.

    Day 4

    After breakfast free day at leisure while sailing to Bani Hassan. Lunch and dinner on board. Overnight on board while still sailing.

    Day 5

    After breakfast it is time to visit the rock-cut tombs of Bani Hassan. Back to the floating hotel and continue sailing to Abu Korkas to visit Tuna el Gabal & Ashmunein. To reach Tel el Amarna we will take a felucca boat at Malawy. Lunch and dinner on board, overnight.

    Day 6

    After Breakfast let’s visit Tel El Amarna back to the floating hotel and continue sailing to Assiut. Lunch and dinner on board, overnight.

    Day 7

    Sail to Sohag and pass the bridge then sail again to El Balyana. Lunch, dinner and overnight on board.

    Day 8

    After breakfast on board visit Abydous and Dandarah temples by bus then catch the boat at Naga Hamadi. Lunch and dinner on board and continue sailing to Luxor. Overnight on board while still sailing.

    Day 9

    After breakfast, visit the East Bank of Luxor including Karnak and Luxor temples. Back on board for lunch. Free time at leisure. Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor. Optionally you can do in the evening Sound & Light show at Karnak temple or early in the morning Hot-Air balloon ride over Luxor.

    Day 10

    After breakfast it is time to focus on the West Bank of Luxor hosting the great valleys of the Kings & Queens guarded by the two huge Colossi of Memnon, in addition to the famous temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Dinner and overnight on board while continue sailing towards Edfu.

    Day 11

    After breakfast visit the huge temple dedicated to the God Horus in Edfu. Lunch on board. Sail to Kom Ombo & visit the unusual double temple of Sobek. Dinner and overnight while sailing to Aswan.

    Day 12

    After breakfast, visit the gigantic high dam, Kalabsha temple and splendid Philae island. Dinner and overnight on board.

    Day 13

    In the early morning you can optionally visit Abu Simbel temples either by land or by air. Lunch on board and in the afternoon enjoy with optional Nile felucca ride to Botanical garden or Elephantine island. Back on board, dinner and overnight.

    Day 14

    Check out the floating hotel after breakfast by 12 pm. Transfer by air condition van to Aswan or Luxor airport/train station, depending on your flight departure. Catch your flight back home.


    Date: 2018-12-14
    Updated: 2018-12-18

    Nile cruise Egypt Holiday reviews

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    AllenReviewed 17 June 2017