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How to Choose the Best Nile Cruise in Egypt

How to Choose the Best Nile Cruise in Egypt - Egypt Tours Portal
How to choose the best Nile Cruise in Egypt is a very common question that will be answered in this article in full detail. This article's main goal is to offer every traveler all the information and facts about how to choose the most ideal Nile Cruise. This article was written by a team of tour guides, tour operators, and travel consultants who have more than two decades of experience in choosing and booking a Nile Cruise. The greatest adventure to have in Egypt has always been across the Nile river on board a Nile cruise where the true heavenly beauty and all the hidden secrets between Luxor and Aswan are on display but the greatest fun onboard the craft is the means of entertainment and relaxation where every travel will get a taste of paradise and live the vacation they deserve. The Nile cruise is the ultimate vessel for historical & archaeological exploration which also has become the essence of Egyptian travel in the shape of a floating hotel where the magical fun never stops. Here are steps of how to pick an Egypt Nile tour:

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First: Define your Budget for the Nile River Cruise

Budget for the Nile River Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal The first step of boarding a Nile cruise is knowing how much money are you going to spend which depends on the type of the Nile cruise, the cost of the accommodations, the tour guides whether private or among a group, all the meals & drinks, domestic transportation and anything that can cost you any money. After calculating all these elements you will have a clear price on what is the total price of the entire Nile cruise. A word of advice is to always save your money and board a cheaper Nile cruise if you are a budget traveler then boarding a standard Nile cruise is the best choice but if the traveler wants the whole ten yards then the luxury Nile cruise is what you are looking for. Here are Five Types of Nile Cruises with all their information that will provide every traveler with all the marvelous history and culture of Egypt:

  1. Luxor and Aswan Nile Cruises are the key to fully explore the beautiful mysteries and treasures of this 7,000-year-old ancient Egyptian civilization along the Nile between the heavenly cities of Luxor and Aswan, with top facilities, entertaining activities, and premium service with Prices starting from $425.
  2. Lake Nasser Cruises is a wonderful vessel that provides a relaxing and fun journey to the south with a Lake Nasser cruise to see the monuments and ruins of Ancient Nubia. You will spend an evening docked next to the temples at Abu Simbel. Prices starting from $520.
  3. Dahabiya Nile Cruises are all about inclusiveness and privacy. Onboard the Dahabiyas, every traveler will be sailing in complete intimacy with the highest level of luxury. Plus, cast their eyes on all the heavenly attractions along the Nile. Prices starting from $775.
  4. Nile Steamer Cruises is a 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 true heavenly journey that starts at the capital of Egypt, Cairo and ending your journey far south 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$.

So make your up mind and budget and live the vacation of your dreams.

Second: Search for Best Nile River Cruises in Egypt

Search for Nile River Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal If a traveler is looking for the best of the best then there are the two choices of a luxury Nile cruise or a deluxe Nile cruise where all the bells and whistles will be at your disposal accompanied by the finest service. Here are types of Nile cruises:

1. Standard Nile River Cruises

The standard Nile cruise is the most suitable choice for budget travelers who want to experience the magic and beauty of the Nile cruise without spending much money. The standard Nile cruise will get the job done by providing a five-star service, highly affordable accommodations, activities, and more. The Standard Nile River Cruise is are the ideal option for Budget travelers who wish to save their money while enjoying a good service such as:

  • 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.

Their prices 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$.  

2. Deluxe Nile River Cruises

The finest sense of luxury can be found on board a luxury Nile cruise where all the means of entertainment is present, 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

The price of each Nile Cruise changes depending on 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 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$.

3. High Luxury Nile River Cruises.

The finest means of entertainment is 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 these 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

The price of each Luxury Nile Cruise will have a different price depending on 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 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$.

Third: Check the Nile River Cruise Accommodation

Check the Nile River Cruise Accommodation - Egypt Tours Portal The accommodations of your Nile cruise depend on the type of Nile cruise you have to choose whether standard, luxury, or high luxury. The more you move up the scale the more spacious and quality gets. So it is always to check everything concerning your room.

Four: Check the Nile River Cruise Facilities

Nile River Cruise Facilities - Egypt Tours Portal Every Nile cruise contains the basics and more, filled with every means of entertainment which depends on the type of Nile cruise you have to choose to board. Every Nile cruise depending on the type has a different types of rooms with different measures and across the Nile cruise is a Swimming pool, Lounge bar, Sun deck and bar, Shops, including a gift shop Restaurant, and a jewelry shop, Medical Centre, Laundry, and dry cleaning, Spa, Gym, and Wi-Fi.

Five: Choose Expert Tour Guide to Escort You During the Trip

Tour Guide for Nile River Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal The most important element of your Nile cruise is the tour guide who will be the key to explaining and the historical and natural wonders of Egypt especially between the majestic cities of Luxor and Aswan where the great temples of Kom Ombo, Edfu, Hatshepsut temple, Karnak complex and countless more. An expert tour guide will shed light and reveal all the history of this marvelous destination.  The tour guides will be with you every step of the way and make sure you don’t miss a thing.

Six: Check Nile River Cruise Suite if You Booked it

Suite Nile River Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal There is nothing that can reflect a sense of luxury other than having a personal suite. If you have your own personal suite onboard the cruise then you should check it before boarding the Nile cruise. Before booking any luxury cruise, it is important to check all the details concerning the Nile cruise suite.

Seven: Don't Miss to Define How Many Days for Your Nile River Cruise

How Many Days for Nile River Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal The duration you spend on the Nile cruise makes a huge difference in your budget so you should make up your mind before making any move. The perfect number of days for a Nile cruise for budget travelers is a 5 days Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan but there are other options such as the 4 days Nile River Cruise from Aswan to Luxor which comes at affordable prices plus there are the 7 days Nile cruise which offer more than enough to explore all the wonders of Aswan and Luxor.

Enjoy Best Nile River Cruises with Egypt Tours Portal

The Nile cruise across the golden immortal cities of Luxor and Aswan in the ultimate chance to witness the greatest artifacts ever created in the history of civilization but to simply relax and experience the bliss and grace of the heavens reflecting upon the surface of the Nile so don't miss this chance and book the finest Egypt Nile cruises with us.

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