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Classic Nile Cruise & 7-night Stay in Hurghada

Holiday Highlights

  • Valley of the Kings
  • Temples of Karnak and Luxor
  • Explore Aswan and the High Dam
  • Felucca trip on the River Nile
  • Discover the Nile – as seen on the TV series - Joanna Lumleys’ Nile
  • Relax in your 5-star all inclusive hotel in Hurghada

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What is Included?

  • Return flights & resort transfers
  • Seven nights full board cruise
  • Seven nights all inclusive accommodation at the 5-star Movenpick Resort Hotel in Hurghada
  • Excursions as per itinerary

A cruise along the Nile is a truly unforgettable experience. There is no better way to trace the passage of Egypt's history than a gentle meandering cruise. We take you to some of the most spectacular sites in the world. Come and discover the ancient wonders of Egypt on this awe-inspiring river cruise then extend your stay in Egypt with a week at a 5-star all inclusive hotel in Hurghada.

Included Excursions

Valley of the Kings & Queens
 
Temple of Edfu
 
Visit to the High Dam & the Temple of Philae
 
Felucca trip to the Botanical Gardens
 
Visit to Ptolemic Temple
 
Temple of Karnak & Luxor
 

Optional Excursions

Tomb of Tutankhamun
 
Temple of Abu Simbel
 
Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple
 

Holiday Details

Monday: UK to Luxor
Fly to Luxor then transfer to the Viking Princess, ready to embark on your cruise along the Nile. The Nile was featured on the recent ITV television series - Joanna Lumleys’ Nile, which saw actress Joanna Lumley embarking on the trip of a lifetime: to travel and explore the River Nile, the longest river in the world, from sea to source.
Tuesday: Luxor – West Bank
Early morning start crossing to the West Bank to visit The Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut’s Temple, the Valley of the Queens and Colossi of Memnon. The afternoon is free to wander ashore and explore the bustling streets of Luxor. In the evening there is an optional excursion to the exhilarating sound and light show at Karnak Temple.
Wednesday: Luxor
Temples The day begins with a visit to the Temple of Karnak - an enormous complex dedicated to the Theban Gods. Afterwards explore the magnificent Temple of Luxor which was once connected to Karnak Temple by an avenue of sphinxes. The afternoon is free to relax or to explore some more before setting sail from Luxor to Edfu.
Thursday: Edfu and Kom Ombo
Early morning visit to the Temple of Horus at Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo where you will visit the Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to the gods Haroeris and Sobek. Afterwards still sailing upstream the boat will arrive in Aswan where you will remain for two nights.
Friday: Aswan
Morning visit to the High Dam, Old Granite Quarries, Unfinished Obelisk, then the Temple of Philae. After lunch board a felucca, a traditional Egyptian sailing boat, for your included sail on the Nile and around the picturesque Kitchener Island before returning for dinner.
Saturday: Abu Simbel to Kom Ombo
The morning can be spent at leisure to roam Aswan some more or alternatively join the optional excursion to Abu Simbel, to see the temples and four colossal statues of Ramses II which for many will be the highlight of the cruise. In the afternoon an optional bird watching excursion and a visit to a Nubian house can be arranged. In the evening the boat will sail to Kom Ombo and overnight.
Sunday: Kom Ombo to Luxor
Today we enjoy a quieter day sailing downstream along the Nile before arriving late evening in Luxor. During this pleasant journey you can choose to take a dip in the pool, catch up on some reading or simply enjoy the view. Dinner and overnight stay in Luxor.
Monday: Luxor to Hurghada
The morning is at leisure. In the afternoon, disembark and transfer to the 5* Movenpick Resort in Hurghada where you'll spend the next 7 nights.
The following Monday: Luxor to UK
Transfer back to Luxor for your flight to the UK.

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