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Egyptian Red Sea And Nile Cruise Tour

On this action-packed journey we discover some of the world's most remarkable archaeological sites including the Pyramids and Great Sphinx of Giza. In the vibrant Nubian city of Axum we board our Nile cruise boat, set sail and explore the temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo on our way to Luxor, where we visit the Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple

Tour Highlights

  • Cairo - Marvel at the majestic Pyramids and Sphinx, then tour the Egyptian Museum
  • Luxor - Take a horse drawn 'calesh' to Karnak Temple; explore the Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple
  • Nile cruise boat - Cruise from Aswan to Luxor via the temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo on board the 5 star boat
  • Meet the locals - Egyptians are some of the friendliest and welcoming people on the planet. Enjoy a coffee and a chat in one of the many local coffee bars and learn about their interesting history

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join trip Cairo

  • 2
    In Cairo; visit the Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum

  • 3
    Free day in Cairo to explore, overnight train to Aswan

  • 4
    In Aswan; optional St Simeon's Monastery and Philae Temple visits

  • 5
    Enjoy Aswan; optional Abu Simbel tour, board cruise

  • 6
    Cruising down the Nile River,visit Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

  • 7
    Egyptian cooking class and trip to Karnak Temple

  • 8
    Time in Luxor for optional excursions

  • 9
    Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut and Valley of the Kings; free time to explore

  • 10
    Transfer to Safaga by road

  • 11
    Optional snorkelling in the Red Sea

  • 12
    Free day in Safaga

  • 13
    Transfer to Cairo by road

  • 14
    Free day in Cairo

  • 15
    Tour ends in Cairo

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Nile Cruise and the Red Sea
EG_2016_Map
Included meals 14 3 4
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Train, Flight
Accommodation
9 nights Premium Hotel
1 night Standard Overnight Train
1 night Standard Hotel
3 nights Standard Boat
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16