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How to Book A Nile Cruise

How to Book A Nile Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal
How to book a Nile Cruise is a very important question that needs to be answered in order to fully experience the most ideal vacation. The goal of this article is to offer every traveler from all over the world all the information and facts about how to book a Nile Cruise. This article was written by a group of very skilled team of tour operators, tour guides, and travel consultants who have decades of experience in booking the most suitable Nile Cruise. A Nile river cruise is the essence of Egyptian travel as there is no better way to fully explore and understand the wonders of Luxor and Aswan. There are various elements that affect the booking of all Nile cruises, that's why each traveler must answer a set of questions to fully understand and decide which Nile cruise is going to be boarded???.

                                                                         What are the types of Nile Cruises in Egypt? 

Before deciding to book your Nile Cruise, every traveler should know the difference between all the different types of Nile Cruises in Egypt such as;

      1. Luxor and Aswan Nile Cruises are the perfect vessel to fully explore the enchanting treasures and wonders of the ancient Egyptian civilization which rose across the banks of the Nile River in and between the heavenly immortal cities of Luxor and Aswan. The Nile River Cruises are equipped with top facilities, entertaining activities, and premium service with Prices starting from $425.

 

    2. Lake Nasser Cruises is an amazing unique ship vessel that provides a relaxing and fun journey across Lake Nasser cruise in order to witness the monuments and attractions of Ancient Nubia. The Lake Nasser Cruise will provide an entrance to the temples at Abu Simbel. Prices starting from $520.

 

    3. Dahabiya Nile Cruises are all about comfort, inclusiveness, and privacy. Onboard the Dahabiyas, every traveler will get to sail across the Nile in complete intimacy with the highest form of luxury, with Prices start from $775.

 

     4. Nile Steamer Cruises is a traditional vintage type of Nile cruise dating back to the 1920s that is eco-friendly that will take every traveler on a trip back in time across a number of incredible and enchanting monuments of upper Egypt. Prices starting from $ 2995.

 

     5. Long Nile Cruises are a heavenly journey that begins at the capital of Egypt, Cairo, and continue until it ends at the enchanting city of Aswan. Every traveler will get to witness the cultural and historical cities of Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, with prices starting from 2650$.

 

The Nile cruise is the greatest source of entertainment located in all of Egypt and to the best of the ancient Egyptian historical wonders, all while providing the greatest means of entertainment and relaxation on this floating hotel sailing on the Nile River and in this article, you will learn how to book a Nile River Cruise. Table of Content:

  1. Check Best Nile River Cruises Ships
  2. Check the Nile River Cruise Availability
  3. Define Your Budget Before Booking
  4. Choose What to Pack with You
  5. Know What to Wear During the Nile River Cruise Trip
  6. Specify Which Nile River Cruise Duration You Want
  7. Know What is the Check-In and Check-Out Time
  8. Conclusion

1- Check Best Nile River Cruises Ships

The number of Nile cruises in Egypt is countless and keeps growing each time, but in order to choose the most suitable cruise, you must decide an important factor like your budget which in turn will decide which Nile cruise to board. There are three types of Nile River Cruises in Egypt which are: 

 

1. Standard Nile River Cruises

The standard Nile cruise is the most suitable choice for budget travelers who wish to experience the comfort, glory, and beauty of the Nile River of Egypt without wasting much money. The standard Nile cruise will get the job done and offer the best vacation by providing a five-star service, highly affordable accommodations, activities, and more. Some of the best Standard Nile River Cruises include:

  • A Sara Nile Cruise
  • Princess Sarah Nile Cruise
  • LA Sara Nile Cruise
  • Princess Sarah II Nile Cruise
  • Radamis II Nile Cruise
  • MS Radamis I Nile Cruise
  • Royal Esadora Nile Cruise
  • Tower Prestige Nile Cruise
  • Royal Ruby Nile Cruise
  • Royal Princess Nile Cruise.

 

2. Deluxe Nile River Cruises

The deluxe Nile Cruises are the best of both worlds where every traveler can experience the finest means of entertainment and comfort for reasonable prices. The Deluxe Nile Cruises are filled with everything you desire such as big spacious accommodations, private dining, plus game room, gift shops, spas, daily parties, and oriental shows, Discotheque, and more. Here are a number of Deluxe Nile River Cruises:

  • MS Royal La Terrasse Nile Cruise
  • Farida Nile Cruise
  • Moon Dance Nile Cruise
  • Steigenberger Royale Nile Cruise
  • Alyssa Nile Cruise
  • H/S Kon Tiki Nile Cruise
  • Iberotel Crown Emperor Nile Cruise
  • Iberotel Crown Empress Cruise
  • Concerto Nile Cruise
  • Sabena Al Jamila Nile Cruise
  • Al Kahila Nile Cruise
  • Esmeralda Nile Cruise
  • Nile Premium Nile cruise
  • Steigenberger Legacy Nile Cruise
  • Crown Prince Nile Cruise
  • MS Nile Goddess Nile Cruise
  • Crown Jewel Nile Cruise
  • M/S Nile Dolphin
  • Nile Quest Nile Cruise

 

3. Luxury Nile River Cruises.

The finest means of entertainment are located onboard the high luxury Nile cruise where the essence of luxury is located all around. There are very expensive and contain everything a traveler could wish for plus it has all the means of activities and entertainment suitable for royalty, some of this unique and rare include:

  • Movenpick Royal Lily Nile cruise
  • Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise
  • Movenpick Royal lotus Splendor Nile cruise
  • Movenpick MS Sun Ray Nile Cruise
  • Queen Nefer Nile cruise
  • Sanctuary Nile Adventurer Luxury Nile Cruise
  • The Rosetta Nile cruise
  • Alexander the Great Nile Cruise
  • M/S Terramar Luxury Nile Cruise
  • M/S Semramis II Nile cruise
  • The Sanctuary sun boat Nile cruise
  • Sonesta Star Goddess Nile cruise
  • Sonesta St. George Nile cruise
  • Sonesta Nile cruise Nile cruise
  • Sonesta Star Goddess Nile cruise
  • MS Acamar Nile Cruise
  • MS Farah Nile Cruise
  • MS Mayfair Nile Cruise
  • MS Tulip Nile Cruise

 

2- Check the Nile River Cruise Availability

Every Nile cruise has its own price tag and a number of reviews that must be examined before boarding.  Before you begin your Nile cruise, and even before booking your Nile cruise, you should always check its availability whether there is a place for you on board the cruise by viewing the time schedule of boarding or checking with your travel agency.

3- Define Your Budget Before Booking

Before booking any Nile cruise, you should know how much money are you going to spend and fully organize your budget by calculating the cost of your private or group tour, accommodations, guides, meals, drinks, transportations, and everything else on board the Nile cruise. If you are into saving money then the standard Nile cruise is your safest choice but if you want to experience full luxury then you should board the luxury, Nile.

Each of the three Nile River Cruises Types has a different price tag, so make sure to choose wisely: 

The prices of the standard Nile River Cruises differ according to the duration, destination of the Nile Cruise, and the number of travelers, for Example, A full seven-day Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel comes for the average price of 599$. Four Days Nile River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan comes at the average price of 399$. Five Days Nil River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel Temples comes at the average price of 480$.  

The price of the deluxe Nile Cruises changes depending on the duration, the destination of the Nile Cruise, and the number of travelers for Example A full seven-day Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel comes for an average price of 650$. Four Days Nile River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan comes at the average price of 460$. Five Days Nil River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel Temples comes at the average price of 550$.

The price of each Luxury Nile Cruise will have a different price depending on the duration, the destination of the Nile Cruise, and the number of travelers, For Example, A full seven-day Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel comes for the average price of 890$. Four Days Nile River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan comes at the average price of 670$. Five Days Nil River Cruise between Luxor and Aswan including Abu Simbel Temples comes at the average price of 740$.

 

4- Choose What to Pack with You

When you board a Nile cruise, you should pack everything you could possibly need such as all the personal essential items such as cash money, sunscreen, sunglasses, all your needed medication for motion sickness, and upset stomach. You should have a light backpack on you and have your entire passport, travel document, and any contact info with you. An outlet adapter can be handy.

5- Know What to Wear During My Nile River Cruise Trip?

In order to fully enjoy your journey on the Nile cruise, you must relax and put on some relaxing clothing like a T-Shirt and shorts plus some walking shoes and don't forget about the scarf and a hat plus lotion to stay protected from the sun.

6- Specify Which Nile River Cruise Duration You Want?

The Nile cruise Duration depends on the type of booking you have a choice, as there are three options between Luxor and Aswan or vis versa. There are 3 days Nile cruise between Aswan to Luxor where you will begin by witnessing all wonders of Aswan such as The High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the Temple of Philae afterward Sail to Kom Ombo then Edfu the second day, and at the final day head to Luxor West Bank to observe the Valley of the Kings, the Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut temple and between your destinations, you will enjoy your meals and overnight in your own personal cabin. The 4 nights Nile cruise is between Luxor and Aswan where you will explore Luxor attractions first then Edfu temple then Kom Ombo temple and on the final day exploring all the attractions of Aswan. As for the 7 days Nile cruise, you will witness every single archaeological attraction between these two majestic cities.

7-Know What Is the Check-In and Checkout Time and place?

One of the most important elements in the Nile cruise is the time of checking in where you will board your Nile cruise and settle into your room and witness the facilities onboard the Nile cruise as for the check out is the time where you will leave the Nile cruise and then return to your home safely. Know the exact place of your pick up and dropoff of your Nile cruise so you can be always on time. Both times are agreed on at the time of the booking as part of the itinerary or simply by knowing the schedule of the Nile cruise.

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Egypt Nile cruises are a chance from the heavens to enjoy your time and create some incredible memories between some unique ancient constructions and the sight of paradise across the Nile River. We are fully prepared to make your dream a reality, the moment you get in touch with us so answer the call and enjoy the ideal vacation of your fantasy.

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