Enjoy a luxurious tour of the Nile Valley. Start in Cairo before traveling south for 4 days on a Nile cruise, relaxing and taking in the sights of ancient Egypt.
Discover the ultimate historical attractions in Cairo visit Luxor and sail to Aswan in absolute style with a 10 Day Luxury Nile cruise and Cairo tour.
A 10 Day Luxury Nile Cruise and Cairo sightseeing extravaganza that will satisfy even the most demanding travelers. Walk inside the famous Giza pyramids, explore the oldest pyramid ever discovered when you visit Saqqara and then fly to Luxor for your luxury cruise. Explore Luxor's ancient attractions and many more as you sail for Aswan.
Take in the many sights on offer in Aswan, including the spectacular Temple of Philae that was rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser when the Aswan High Dam was built. Fly back to Cairo and bid this ancient land goodbye.
- Every Day
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Cairo Airport
- Physical rating
- Cairo / Luxor / Aswan / Cairo
Why you'll love this trip
Experience the mysteries and treasures of Egypt
Embark on a leisurely paced 4-night cruise on the Nile, the world’s longest river. Relax and enjoy seeing the monuments in a very peaceful way.
You’ll cover the highlights of Egypt, from millennia-old temples to the Aswan Dam, a feat of modern engineering.
Your private, Egyptologist guide provides undivided attention and an insider’s perspective of Upper Egypt.
The comprehensive tour allows you to skip the headache of arranging hotels, plane tickets, and lunch reservations.
Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy
Accommodation, lunches, activities, and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Tour is suitable for all ages and all genders
Giza Pyramids Complex
The Egyptian Museum
Saqqara Step Pyramid
Valley of the Kings
The time for your luxury Nile cruise and Cairo tour has finally arrived. Touch down in Cairo where one of our tour managers will be waiting for you at the Airport, along with a driver.
Once you pass through immigration, you’ll be met at greeted, and then escorted to your hotel where you will be staying during your time in this enchanting city.
On arrival at the hotel, you will be assisted with check-in, and then you and your tour manager will go over your itinerary, and pick up times for your tours will be set. Enjoy a free "Welcome to Egypt" drink on us, and enjoy the remainder of your day any way you want.
- No Meals
After breakfast in your hotel, you will start you day in Memphis, the ancient capital of the Old Kingdom. From here, you will journey to the Step Pyramid in Saqqara, and then enjoy lunch at one of our local Restaurant.
Your next step is to visit the Great Giza Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus at the Giza Plateau in Cairo. The Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple round out your first luxurious day, before heading back to your hotel to rest.
After breakfast your tour manager will escort you to Cairo Airport, where you will board a flight to Luxor. In Luxor you will be met by our representative and taken to board 5 star Nile cruise ship which will be your home throughout your cruise.
In the afternoon after you have had lunch, you will spend time exploring the Luxor East Bank area, including the Temples of Karnak and the Luxor Temple. You will enjoy afternoon tea and dinner aboard ship.
After enjoying breakfast aboard ship, you will visit the West Bank area, and set off to see the Valley of the Kings, as well as the Temple of Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari and the Colossi of Memnon.
Lunch and afternoon tea are served aboard ship, while sailing to Edfu. You will enjoy dinner and sleep aboard ship.
After enjoying an amazing breakfast aboard ship, you will be heading out to explore the Temple of Horus at Edfu. You will then return to your ship and begin sailing towards Kom Ombo.
On arrival, you will explore the Kom Ombo Temple before returning to the ship and continuing your journey to Aswan. You will enjoy dinner aboard ship.
In Aswan breakfast will be served before you venture out to the Aswan High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.
You will also sail a Felucca boat to the Botanical Gardens, before enjoying lunch and dinner aboard your cruise ship.
On the 7th day of your luxury Nile cruise and Cairo tour you will have breakfast and then disembark from your cruise ship.
You will have some free time to explore Aswan, and then you will be taken to Aswan Airport for your flight back to Cairo where you will stay the night.
You will enjoy breakfast at your hotel, and then visit the Egyptian Museum, home to more than 120,000 pharaonic artifacts. The museum also has a number of mummies on display in a separate section which you can visit for an additional fee. Lunch will be at one of our local restaurant, followed by a trip to the Hanging Church and Abu Sirga Church in the heart of Coptic Cairo. You’ll stay overnight in your hotel.
Enjoy a free day of exploring the city of Cairo on your own.
Optional to visit Alexandria. In the second capital of Egypt, you will enjoy Qaitbay Citadel, built in the 15th century, as well as the Montazah Palace and the Alexandria Library. A trip to the Roman Catacombs is also worthwhile. You will enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, and stay the night in Cairo.
Wake up and enjoy a good hearty breakfast at your hotel. Unfortunately, when your tour manager comes to fetch you today, it is going to be different from previous days because he will be coming to take you to the airport. Yes, today marks the end of your luxury Nile cruise and Cairo tour, but the memories you have will never end.
On arrival at the airport you will be assisted with your luggage and check-in, and then it is time for everyone to say their goodbyes. Your tour manager will thank you once more, and wish you a safe trip back home.
9 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 4 dinners
- Cruise Boat
- Private Air-Conditioned Vehicle
- Horse carriage at Edfu
- Taftaf at Valley of the Kings
- Motor Boat to Philae island
- 5* Luxury hotel in Cairo for 5 nights
- 5* Luxury Nile River Cruise for 4 nights
- Meet, greet and assist service with all arrivals and departures
- All sightseeing tours mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all sites mentioned in the itinerary
- English speaking guide (Egyptologist) for all tours
- All transfers in private air-conditioned vehicles
- Domestic flights
- All service charges & taxes.
- International Airfare.
- Entry visa to Egypt.
- Any optional tours.
- Personal Spending.
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Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 05.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)
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