Be treated like a king, or queen, on this fabulous sightseeing and charter cruise tour!
Your tour begins when you are greeted by your guide at the airport and transferred to your hotel. After breakfast the next day, you will be driven to see the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. Enjoy a tour of the most famous monuments of not only ancient Egypt, but of the entire ancient world! In the afternoon, you will be taken to the Egyptian Museum to see some of the country’s greatest treasures.
After breakfast, you will check out and be driven to the airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon arrival, you will be met by your guide and transferred to your cruise boat. After an onboard lunch, you will visit the magnificent Karnak and Luxor Temples. Return to the boat for your dinner.
The next morning, enjoy a visit to the West Bank of Luxor. See the tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings, the tombs of princes in the Valley of the Queens and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El-Bahri. You will also see the immense Colossi of Memnon, before returning to the ship for lunch. It will then depart for Esna. As the Nile flows gently underneath you, dinner will be served.
You can enjoy your breakfast watching as the cruise boat crosses the Esna Lock then sails onward to Edfu. We will make a port stop here at the home of the best-preserved temple in Egypt, the Temple of Horus. Your guide will then return you to your cruise boat for dinner as the boat sails towards Kom Ombo.
Your last day of sailing starts with breakfast and then a visit to the Temple of Kom Ombo. Afterwards, return to the boat for lunch and the sail to Aswan. Once ashore, you will visit the High Dam, the world’s largest rock filled dam. We will also see the Temple of Philae and then it is back to Aswan for your last dinner on the boat.
Enjoy your final breakfast on the boat before you have to check out. We will travel to the Botanical Gardens by a felucca. After this, you will be transferred to Aswan airport for the flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival, you will be taken to your hotel for check-in.
In the morning, your final day starts with breakfast at the hotel followed by checkout. You will then be transferred to the airport for your final departure.