5 Days / 4 Nights
Sun, Tue, Thu.
Combine one night hotel stay in Aswan and Nile Cruise tour package to explore the major attractions of Upper Egypt. Aswan is full of incredible things to see and do. Explore Philae Temple, the unfinished obelisk, High Dam with time to travel to Abu Simbel Temples and you can also see the traditional Nubian village.
Sail down the Nile on a three-night onboard 5-star Nile River cruise on a Full-Board and delight in the sights of Kom Ombo, Edfu, the magical Temples of Karnak and Luxor and the iconic Valley of the Kings. As well as Hatshepsuit Temple before departure transfer to Luxor Airport or Hotel
Meet and assist by our representatives at airports
All transfers by air-conditioned modern vehicle
1 Night accommodation in Aswan hotel including breakfast
3 Night accommodation onboard 5 star Nile Cruise on full board
Abu Simbel temples from Aswan by ac Vehicle
All sightseeing tours as mentioned on the itinerary
Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
Meals as indicated in the above itinerary
Bottled water during the tours
Qualified Egyptologist tour guide
Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
All service charges and taxes
Entry visa to Egypt
Nile holiday representative will meet and assist you at upon your arrival at Aswan Airport and then he will escort by an air-conditioned modern vehicle to your hotel in Aswan. At hotel, we will assist with a smooth check-in & free time to relax.
Meals: Welcome Drink
Breakfast at your Hotel and check out, your Egyptologist tour guide pick you up and drive to visit the Unfinished Obelisk, commissioned by Queen Hatshepsut yet never completed due to a flaw discovered in the stone. If finished it would have been the largest and heaviest obelisk ever attempted, 42 metres long and weighing more than 1200 Tons. The unfinished obelisk offers unusual insights into ancient Egyptian stone-working techniques.
Proceed to visit the Aswan high Dam, the world’s largest embankment dam built across the Nile River between 1960 and 1970 to control the Nile flood, and generate hydroelectricity.
Enjoy a Motorboat short ride to the beautiful Philae Temple complex, originally situated on the island of Philae. The three principal monuments on the Island all date from the Pharaonic, Ptolemaic and Roman periods— Temple of Nectanebo II, the Temple of Isis, the Temple of Hathor and the Kiosk of Trajan.
After finished, transfer to embark your Nile Cruise, Lunch on board and free time to settle. In the afternoon, you will be picked up to enjoy sailing the Nile by the felucca for about one Hour. Enjoy a fantastic sailing experience as you sail the extreme River Nile. Return to your Nile Cruise and overnight in Aswan.
Optional: Tripe to Nubian village by Motor boat
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Early in the morning, your Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up and transfer to visit the two great temples of Ramses II and his wife Queen Nefertari at Abu Simbel (almost 3 hours’ drive). Upon arrival, marvel at the exquisite detail as you wander through the two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom.
In 1968, the complex was dismantled and relocated to higher ground when threatened to submerge by rising waters due to the building of the Aswan High Dam reservoir. Later on, transfer back to your Nile Cruise in Aswan and enjoy Lunch on board.
Your Nile Cruise will start sailing to Kom-ombo Temple to visit the unusual double temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon god Haroeris (Horus the Elder). The Greco-Roman temple was constructed between 180BC to 219AD. See the Nilometer which used to measure the level of the Nile Water, during the annual flood season as well as the Crocodile Museum where some 300 crocodile mummies discovered in the vicinity are displayed inside. Then return to your Nile Cruise and enjoy sailing to Edfu & overnight
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Today, you will enjoy a traditional Horse and Carriage ride to visit the Edfu Temple, consider the best-preserved cult temple in Egypt. This is partly because it was built later during the Ptolemaic era from 237 to 57 BC. Despite its later date, it reflects traditional Pharaonic architecture and so provides an excellent idea of how all the temples once looked.
Return to your Nile Cruise and sail to Luxor via Esna, it is common to have to queue to proceed through the Esna lock, however this is a great opportunity to check out the process from deck with a cool drink in hand, and listen to the shouts of the many captains as they navigate their way through the various small boats of merchants selling their wares. Settle back into the comforts of your cruise ship and make the most of the incredible views across one of the world’s greatest rivers.
Upon arrival to Luxor, you will head out to visit the complex of Karnak Temple, the largest religious building ever built in Egypt. Entering the temple through the sphinx avenue, built by Ramesses II, you come to the immense pylon entrance. Inside the huge courtyard are three chapels dedicated to the gods Amun, Mut and Khonsu. Entering the remarkable Hypostyle Hall with 134 towering columns, each carved with scenes of gods and pharaohs, and hieroglyphic inscriptions adorn the outer walls.
Continue to Luxor Temple, enter the temple through the great pylon with two enormous statues of Ramses II still stand, along with a pink granite obelisk (its mate stands in the Place de la Concorde in Paris, France). Move on to an enormous interior courtyard, where the Abu Haggag Mosque once stood atop the ruins of the temple. Return to your Nile Cruise and overnight in Luxor.
In the evening, you can enjoy the Karnak sound and light show at night (optional)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Disembarkation after breakfast, then your Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up to visit the west bank of the River Nile. Your first stop will be at the Colossi of Memnon, two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III.
Move on to visit the Valley of the Kings, the burial site of almost all the pharaohs of the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties (1539–1075 BC). You will visit three rock cut tombs of the richly decorated with reliefs and paintings. Your tour guide will explain the history and legends of these remarkable people, and the significance of the many paintings and hieroglyphics.
Proceed to the Temple of Hatshepsut, is considered by historians to have been one of the most successful rulers of ancient Egypt. Both the setting and the construction of the temple make it unique among the landmarks of Egypt.
Later on you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for departure. Your flight has to be after 14:00 at noon to be able to do this tour or consider staying an extra night in Luxor. We can assist you with additional services like extra accommodation and transfers.
Optional: A spectacular hot air balloon ride in Luxor, over the west bank of the River Nile is available this morning (expect an early start to catch sunrise as the balloon rises).
US $ 815 Per person in Double Room
US $ 1065 Per person in Single Room
US $ 1325 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 875 Per person in Double Room
US $ 1115 Per person in Single Room
US $ 1425 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 595 Per person in Double Room
US $ 725 Per person in Single Room
US $ 995 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 675 Per person in Double Room
US $ 775 Per person in Single Room
US $ 1095 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 495 Per person in Double Room
US $ 560 Per person in Single Room
US $ 815 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 550 Per person in Double Room
US $ 615 Per person in Single Room
US $ 915 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 495 Per person in Double Room
US $ 535 Per person in Single Room
US $ 795 One Person Traveling Alone
US $ 535 Per person in Double Room
US $ 575 Per person in Single Room
US $ 875 One Person Traveling Alone
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per tour and valid only during the selected dates of the offer, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays. (Traveling during this time will be subject to extra cost)
You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.
There is an additional charge for entering into Tutankhamun, Ramses VI, Seti 1st tombs in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor etc. (Payable on spot). Please speak with your tour guide should you wish to purchase a ticket to enter one of these sites.
Should the Government Tax, Energy (gas, fuel, diesel…etc), Entrance Fees increases, Nile Holiday reserves the right to increase prices and rates accordingly with the same amount without prior notice.
00 - 05.99 free of Charge
06 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
Children policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents (Maximum 1 Child sharing parent's room).
If your tour includes airfare, additional charges for your children may apply.
We are offering a low down payment of just 10% to secure your spaces on the tour including hotel room, cruise cabin, train ticket, domestic flight ticket, and other travel-related services. The remaining balance can be paid up to two days prior to your arrival date or in cash upon arrival at the destination to your tour manager, therefore, making your booking a risk-free investment.
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More than 45 days prior to the day of the tour – No cancellation charge.
Less than 45 days prior to the day of the tour 25% cancellation charge.
Less than 21 days prior to the day of the tour 50% cancellation charge.
Less than 7 days prior to the day of the tour 100% cancellation charge.
Additionally, there are cancellation fees on all domestic flights within Egypt. If you cancel a tour at any time, you will be subject to any fees according to the airline’s cancellation policy.
Nile Holiday Tours offers a very flexible cancelation policy in case the government or the airline issues a travel warning from/to your departure country and destination. We, at Nile Holiday, prioritize your well-being and safety above all else and for that reason, we have adapted our cancellation policy to reflect our values. Familiarize yourself with our full payment policy, cancellation and refund conditions.
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