Great Vacation for 7 Night Nile Cruise Itinerary from Aswan
Experience the Nile River “The Heart of Egypt” for 7 nights Nile cruise itinerary from Aswan accompanied by a private Egyptologist tour guide to discover the treasures of ancient Egyptian pharaohs and witness the breathtaking temples and tombs such as Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, and other historical monuments in Luxor and Aswan. So don’t hesitate to book your experience now!.
|Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||8 Day / 7 Nights|
|Mondays / Fridays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays|
|Assistance of our personnel during your trip.
All transfers by modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.
Accommodation for 7 nights on board 5 star cruise on full board basis.
All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan.
Egyptologist guide during your tour.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Embark on Board the Cruise - Visit Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
Morning time, you will meet your tour guide to embark at 5* deluxe Nile Cruise then. Evening time, start the 7 nights Nile cruise itinerary by Felucca ride in the Nile River. Overnight in Aswan.
Kom Ombo Temple:
Afternoon, Sailing and tour to visit Kom Ombo Temple:
A temple overlooking the Nile. This temple divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls, and 2 sanctuaries it’s will be interesting to visit this historical place.
Then continue sailing to Edfu and overnight.
Nile Cruise in Luxor - Visit Luxor East Bank Attractions
In the Morning time after breakfast, you will join your private Egyptologist tour guide to discover ancient Egyptian attractions in Luxor East bank where you will visit:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak temple. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and pharoahs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples situated on 247 acres of land.
Then check your 5* Nile cruise to have lunch and relax.
Evening time, we will pick you up to enjoy:
Luxor Temple by Night:
The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important festival, the festival of Opet. Built largely by Amenhotep III and Rameses II, the temple’s purpose was a setting for the rituals of the festival. The festival was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office.
Nile Cruise in Luxor - Visit Luxor West Bank Landmarks
Continue your 7 nights Nile cruise itinerary by a tour to the West Bank of Luxor to visit:
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
One of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which existed in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Nile Cruise in Aswan
Morning time, you will join tour guide to continue your 7 nights Nile cruise itinerary by visiting Aswan highlights starting by The High Dam :
The High Dam :
Built across the Nile at Aswan. The High Dam was constructed between 1960 and 1970 and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk :
The largest known ancient obelisk.It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC), possibly to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak, and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome
Philae temple dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.
Overnight on board of the cruise.
End Your Nile Cruise
Check out after breakfast and transfer to anywhere in Aswan to end your experience in upper Egypt.