Cruise Type
Luxury
Price from
1235USD
The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise map

The best way to cruise the charming river Nile is aboard The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise, experiencing the unforgettable sights of Upper Egypt with comfort in a 5-star luxury Nile Cruise. The Oberoi Zahra Luxury Nile Cruiser offers luxury cruise dining, Spa, a fitness center and an open-air swimming pool with Free Wi-Fi access on board, sailing between Luxor and Aswan for 4, 5, or 8 days in style.

Luxury Cabin

The 25 Luxury Cabins are tastefully appointed with timber floors and elegant interiors. Large windows in the cabins and cabin bathrooms offer panoramic views of the Nile. The Luxury Cabin is spread over 26.4 square meters and minimally furnished with a choice of king-size bed and twin bed, flanked by large bedside tables and two lounge chairs with a coffee table.

The bathroom, finished in marble and mosaic features a vanity counter and a separate glass-enclosed steam and shower stall, with the picture window offering magnificent views of the passing scenery. The Cabins also include a 26-inch high-definition LCD television. Other amenities include a CD and DVD player, complimentary high-speed Internet access, two-line speaker phone, data port, a well-stocked mini-bar and tea and coffee.
The 2 spacious

Luxury Suite

with separate living rooms, private terraces and Jacuzzis redefine luxury on the Nile. Each Luxury Suite is spread over 50 square meters and offers the additional amenity of a separate living room, private terrace and an open air Jacuzzi.
The Oberoi Zahra is the only luxury cruise on the Nile with four therapy rooms. Each therapy room features a private shower and steam room. Uninterrupted views of the Nile, rejuvenating treatments and the finest natural products create the perfect experience.
Discover gourmet dining on board The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise. The Chef and his team takes pride in offering the finest international cuisine a la carte services, with new menus on a daily basis.

Schedule:
Selected Departures

Facilities

Accommodation

  • 24/7 Reception
  • Private docking areas
  • Restaurant with varied menus on a daily basis.
  • Nightly entertainment programme
  • Sun Deck with Swimming pool and jacuzzi
  • Personal Care Attendant throughout your holiday.
  • On-board elevators and access for physically-challenged guests.
  • Laundry and daily housekeeping service
  • Internet and games room
  • Therapy rooms with a private shower and steam room
  • Gymnasium On board
  • Library and Cigar Lounge
  • Egyptologist for all shore excursions
  • Medical service on call (24/7)
  • Fully purified water, filtered and softened before distribution
  • Major credit cards accepted on board Nile Cruises

Other Facilities

Free WiFi

Pool

air condition

Private bath with bath tub

TV

Mini Bar

Doctor available 24 hours

Gym

Laundry service


Itinerary

8 Days - Aswan / Luxor

- Arrival at Aswan International Airport.
- You will be met and assisted by our Luxor and Aswan Travel Representative and transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise for embarkation.
- 12:00 noon Embarkation in Aswan
- 12:30 p.m. Lunch
- 2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and the Philae temple
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner on board
- Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.Breakfast
- Optional visit (not included) to Abu Simbel
- 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 1:00 p.m Lunch
- After Sunset Sound and light show at the Philae Temple
- 7:00 p.m.Dinner
- Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.Breakfast
- 09:30 a.m.Twin temples of Komombo
- 11:00 a.m.Sail back to Aswan
- 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 12:30 p.m.Lunch
- 3:00 p.m.Visit to Botanical Garden by felucca
- 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 6:30 p.m.Cocktail reception with entertainment
- Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 8:00 a.m.Sail to Edfu
- 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.Breakfast
- 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 1:00 p.m.Lunch
- 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Visit the Temple of Edfu
- 5:00 p.m.Evening at leisure
- 8:00 p.m.Dinner
- Overnight in Edfu

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 6:00 a.m.Luxor
- 7:00 to 10:00 a.m.Breakfast
- 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 1:00 p.m.Lunch
- 2:00 p.m.Visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Museum
- 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.Leisure Time
- 7:30 p.m.Dinner
- Overnight in Luxor

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 6:00 to 7.00a.m early Breakfast
- 7:00 a.m. - Transfer to the West Bank, to explore the West Bank of ancient Thebes.
- Visit Valley of the Kings, with its royal tombs, King Tut's tomb, Ramses "the Six".
- Visit to The temple of Madinat Habu and on the way back stop at the Colossi of Memnon.
- 11:00 p.m. Sail to Quina
- 12:30 p.m. -Lunch
- 3:30 p.m. -Visit to the Temple of Dendara, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess of Music, Love and Joy.
- 7:30 p.m. -Dinner Overnight in Quina

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 4:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
- 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. -Breakfast
- 10:30 a.m. -Visit the West Bank (Valley of the Noble’s tombs, Dier El Madina, the site of a very special workman’s village, whose craftsmen built and decorated the tombs of the Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings & the Temple of Hatshepsut)
- 1:00 p.m.-Lunch
- 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. -Visit Luxor temple
- 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Farewell Reception with live music at the club lounge.
- 7:30 p.m.-Dinner
- Overnight in Luxor

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 to 9:00 a.m.Breakfast
- 8:00 a.m. Disembarkation at Luxor and transfer to Luxor Airport for final departure.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast

8 Days - Luxor / Aswan

- Arrival at Luxor International Airport
- You will be met and assisted by our Luxor and Aswan Travel Representative and transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise for embarkation.
- 12:00 noon Embarkation
- 12:30 p.m. Lunch
- 2:00p.m. Visit <a href="https://www.luxorandaswan.com/blog/luxor-attractions/karnak-temple/">Karnak Temple</a> and Luxor museum
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner
- Overnight in Luxor

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 6:00 a.m. onwards Breakfast
- 7:00 a.m. Transfer to the West Bank, to explore the West Bank of ancient Thebes. Visit Valley of the Kings, with its royal tombs, King Tut's tomb and Ramses "the Six". This is followed by a visit to The temple of Madinat Habu and on the way back stop at the Colossi of Memnon.
- 11:00 a.m. Sail to Quina
- 12:30 p.m. Lunch
- 3:30 p.m. Visit to the Temple of Dendara, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess of Music, Love and Joy.
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner on board
- Overnight in Quina

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 4:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
- 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
- 10:30 a.m. Visit the West Bank (Valley of the Noble’s tombs, Dier El Madina, the site of a very special workman’s village, whose craftsmen built and decorated the tombs of the Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings. Lastly, visit the Temple of Hatshepsut)
- 1:00. p.m. Lunch
- 4:30 -06:00 p.m. Visit of <a href="https://www.luxorandaswan.com/blog/luxor-attractions/luxor-temple/">Luxor temple
- 6:30 to 07:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception with live music at the club lounge.
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner
- Overnight in Luxor.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 a.m. Sail to Edfu
- 8:30 to 9: 30 a.m. Breakfast
- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
- 3:30 p.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu, the best preserved temple of the ancient world, dedicated to Horus the Falcon God.
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner Overnight in Edfu

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 5:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
- 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
- 2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and Philae temple
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner
- Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 a.m. Sail to Komombo
- 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
- 9:30 -11:00 a.m. Visit the temple of Kom Ombo. One side is dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek, God of Fertility and Creator of the World. The other side is dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeris, also known as Horus, the Elder.
- 11:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
- 3:00 p.m. Visit the Botanical Garden by Felucca
- 5:00 to 07:00 p.m. Spa Time
- After Sunset -Sound and light show at Philae Temple
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner
- Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
- Optional visit to Abu Simbel
- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
- 2:00 to 05:00 p.m. Spa time
- 7:00 p.m. Cocktail reception with entertainment
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner
-Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
- 8:00 a.m. Disembarkation, then transfer to Aswan Airport for final departure.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast

5 Days - Luxor / Aswan

You will be met and assisted at Luxor Airport with our representative and then transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Luxor.
12:00 noon. Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit Karnak and Luxor Temples
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
7:00 p.m. Arrival drinks with live music entertainment at the club lounge
8:00 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Luxor

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

6:00 a.m. Breakfast
7:00 a.m. Visit West bank, Valley of the Kings, Dier Elmadina, Habu, and Colossi of Memnon
12:00 noon Sail to Esna
12:30 p.m. Lunch
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Esna

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

5:00 a.m. Sail to Edfu
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
10:00 a.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu
12:00 noon Sail to Kom Ombo
12:30 p.m. Lunch
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
6: 30 p.m. Visit the twin Temple of Kom Ombo
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Kom Ombo

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

4:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
07:30 a.m. Breakfast
09:00 a.m. Visit the High Dam and Philae temple
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:30 p.m. Visit Botanical Garden by felucca
5:00 p.m. Tea at the club lounge
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Aswan.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

7:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Disembarkation and then you will be transferred to Aswan Airport for departure.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast


The above itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.

4 Days - Aswan / Luxor

You will be met and assisted at Aswan Airport and then transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Aswan.
12:00 noon. Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple
7:00 p.m. Arrival drinks with Nubian Folklore entertainment.
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Aswan

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

5:00 a.m. Sail to Komombo
7:00 to 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - Visit the twin temple of Komombo
9:30 a.m. Sail to Edfu
12:30 p.m. – Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the temple of Edfu
4:30 p.m. Sail to Esna
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Overnight in Esna

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

4:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 Visit West bank, Valley of the Kings, Dier Elmadina, Habu, and the Colossi of Memnon
1:00 p.m. Lunch
5:30 p.m. Visit to the Temple of Luxor
7:30 p.m. Have dinner
Overnight in Luxor

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

7:00 to 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 p.m. Disembarkation and visit to the Temple of Karnak, then you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for your departure.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast


The above itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.

Transport

  • Private Vehicle
  • Horse carriage at Edfu
  • Taftaf at Valley of the kings
  • Motor Boat to Philae island

Included

  • 04 or 03 nights’ accommodation on board the Nile cruises based on FB basis.
  • Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure 
  • Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions 
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle private
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary private
  • Entrance fees to all sights in and between Luxor and Aswan
  • Private Egyptologist English-speaking tour guide (s)
  • Complementary 01 bottle of water per day per person
  • All transfers by A-C vehicles with qualified driver (s).
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded

  • Any Extra meals and beverages.
  • All personal expenses like laundry etc.
  • Tipping to Guide, Driver, etc.
  • Any Optional tours may require.

Prices:

Important notes

Prices
Price quotes are in US dollars per person per trip and are valid until April 30th, 2020, except during Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays.

Payment Policy
Reservations should be made as early as possible to book your desired Nile cruise. Your booking will be secured upon receiving a deposit of 50% of your trip price to be paid 30 days before arrival. this deposit forms part of your final payment. Deposits can be made by credit card or by wire transfer.

Oberoi Cancellation Policy
The full amount of the cruise will be charged if cancellation is received less than 30 days prior to check-in date.
50% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received 60 to 31 days prior to check-in date.
15% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received after your confirmation.


Children Policy

Children under the age of seven (7) are not eligible for this tour.

Children must occupy a separate cabin, which will be charged at the normal rate.


Tipping

Tipping for a job well done is customary in Egypt, though not required. Please feel welcomed but not obliged to offer a tip to your guide.

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