8 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise

8 Days

The Dahabiya Nile Cruise offers the perfect opportunity to indulge in a memorable holiday experience, combining the rich history of Egypt with a picturesque Nile cruise. Immerse yourself in the cultural wonders of Cairo with private tours, and explore the captivating sites of Luxor and Aswan on group tours. This extraordinary journey allows you to savor diverse flavors, visit enchanting destinations, and bring to life the pages of your favorite books.

The price includes
  • Meet and greet service at airports by our staff
  • Assistance from our guest relations department during your stay
  • Round-trip airport transportation in a private air-conditioned premium vehicle
  • Three nights' accommodation in Cairo, with daily breakfast
  • Four nights' accommodation on board Dahabiya
  • Cairo/Luxor – Aswan/Cairo domestic flights
  • Private Cairo sightseeing trips
  • Group sightseeing tours on the Dahabiya
  • All sightseeing trips included in the program in Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan
  • All entrance fees for places listed on the itinerary
  • Tea and Coffee during Meals onboard your Dahabiya
  • Free Soft Drinks at the minibar
  • English-speaking tour guides
  • Lunch at high-end local restaurants
  • Bottled water for your trips and transfers
  • Free internet access throughout your stay in Egypt
  • All service charges and taxes
The price does not include
  • International airfare
  • Entry visa for Egypt
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping kitty
Starting From $2069
Your journey starts here

Itinerary

Upon your arrival in Cairo, our representative will be there to assist you with your entry visa procedures and luggage at the International Airport. Afterward, they will take you to your hotel where the tour manager will be there to help with check-in and go over your cruise itinerary to ensure you are aware of your pick-up times. Welcome to Egypt, land of Pharaohs, for your Dahabiya Nile Cruise!

Start your day off with a hearty breakfast at the hotel, and afterwards you'll be taken to the Giza Plateau to begin your journey. Here, you'll have the opportunity to explore the iconic Great Pyramids of Giza, as well as the famous Sphinx and the Valley Temple. After lunch at a local restaurant, you'll be visiting the Egyptian Museum, which houses an incredible array of artifacts from the pharaonic era. Finally, you'll have the chance to explore Khan El Khalili Bazaar, one of the oldest bazaars in the Middle East.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

You will be accompanied to the airport for your flight to Luxor, the most affluent city in your Egypt tour. An escort will greet you as you arrive and take you to your Dahabiya. You will then make a stop at Karnak Temples and the Valley of Kings, a necropolis for many pharaohs during the New Kingdom period. We will then move to the West Bank of Luxor to begin your journey on the Ashranda Dahabiya. Enjoy a freshly cooked lunch on board as you sail to Esna. Spend the rest of the day peacefully sailing the Nile and have dinner and spend the night on board.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Start your day early and cross the Esna Lock while you enjoy your first meal on board your Dahabiya, admiring the lovely views. Then visit El Kab Temple in El Kab village. Here, explore the mysterious beauty of the historical fortifications, temples, and rock-cut tombs from the New Kingdom. Afterward, wander through the quaint town of mud-brick buildings before sailing on to Edfu. While en route, savor a delicious meal aboard. When you arrive, admire Horus at Edfu: one of the most well-preserved Greco-Roman temples, with two imposing granite statues of the falcon god Horus greeting you at the entrance. Take a carriage ride and observe the tranquil, rural life of Upper Egypt. After returning to the Dahabiya, cruise through the stunning sceneries of banana and date palm trees. Anchor near Sheikh Rehan Island for dinner in a picturesque setting, and end the night by spending it near the island.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Traveling to Gebel Silsela, you can have a nice breakfast on board your dahabiya. After you arrive, head to the Temple of Hormoheb located in the old quarries. Climb to the peak of Silsela Mountain for a picturesque view and return to the boat for lunch while cruising to Fawaza Island. Before dinner, go to the sun deck for some tea and admire the beautiful sunset. End the day with a BBQ dinner near the coastline of Al Bashir Island, which is close to Kom Ombo, and stay overnight.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

While sailing to Kom Ombo, enjoy a savory breakfast on the boat. Once you reach the shore, you can take a walk through the village and explore the remarkable Kom Ombo temple. This remarkable temple contains two symmetrical entrances, hypostyle halls, and sanctuaries, making it Egypt's only double temple. After the tour, head back to your dahabiya and continue towards the lively city of Aswan. Here, you will have the pleasure of savoring both lunch and dinner onboard.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

The end of your amazing journey along the Nile is here. Enjoy the final tasty breakfast on board, then disembark and be driven to Aswan Airport for your flight back to Cairo.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

The concluding day of your amazing Nile cruise is here. Start the day right with a delicious breakfast on board. After this, disembark and take a transfer to Aswan Airport to catch your flight back to Cairo for your ultimate departure from Cairo International Airport.

Meal: Breakfast
Prices
8 Days Cairo and Nile Cruise
MAY-SEPT

  • $ 2069Per Person in Double Room
  • $ 3259Per Person in Single Room
OCT-APRIL

  • $ 2339Per Person in Double Room
  • $ 3649Per Person in Single Room

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  • The team ensured that our Egypt Trip Package was unforgettable, enjoyable, secure, and exceptionally well-organized. I wholeheartedly endorse this operator. It was an amazing opportunity to float above the Nile River. We had a profound cultural immersion and participated in well-planned Egypt Trips including Cairo, Nile Cruise, Luxor, Edfu, Kom Ombo, and Aswan. The hotel provided a wonderful setting with personalized exceptional service. Thanks for a nice agency Egypt trip package that deserves 5 gold stars
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