Explore the best of Egypt and leave the stress and worries you have behind by sailing and experiencing a relaxing journey south on Lake Nasser to see the monuments and ruins of Ancient Nubia
Lake Nasser Cruise and Stay offer you a perfect Egyptian getaway with an emphasis on cruising. Sail along the Nile River from Luxor to Aswan taking in the sights of this ancient land. Visit the West Bank; the Valley of Kings, and several other interesting places before cruising on to Edfu and Kom Ombo.
Enjoy a relaxing Lake Nasser cruise in the lap of luxury. Go sightseeing again in Luxor on the last day of your vacation and then prepare for your flight back home. One this is certain - you will have had the holiday of a lifetime.
- Every Day
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Luxor Airport
- Physical rating
- Luxor / Aswan / Abu Simbel / Luxor
Why you'll love this trip
Enjoy seeing one of the largest man-made lakes in the world and seeing on its shores many of Egypt’s great wonders like the iconic Abu Simbel Temples, and go back to Pharaonic Egypt and the reign of Ramses II
Embark on a leisurely paced 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
Valley of the Kings
Abu Simbel Temples
This tour and cruise experience begins in Luxor, and no matter what time your plane lands in Luxor, one of our consultants will be there waiting for you.
Once you pass through immigration they will meet you and take you to board your luxury Nile cruise line that will be you home for the new few days.
There are no tours or activities planned for this day, so feel to enjoy it any way you want. Go explore onshore, of simply stay on the ship and enjoy its outstanding amenities.
Enjoy your first hearty breakfast onboard the ship. After breakfast you'll be taken to see a number of interesting sights, including the Valley of Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut which was built during the 15th century BC, on the orders of Pharaoh Hatshepsut of the New Kingdom.
From here you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, and then in the afternoon, you'll return to the ship where lunch and afternoon tea will be served as you sail towards Edfu via Esna Lock. Dinner will be served and you’ll be spending the night in Edfu onboard the ship.
After breakfast you will go to see the famous Horus Temple in Edfu. Afterwards, you'll return to the cruise ship, and it will then set sail for Kom Ombo, while you enjoy a splendid lunch.
Once you arrive in Kom Ombo, you'll be taken to see a temple dedicated the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon headed god Haeroris.
Your cruise will then continue on to Aswan. Dinner will be served and you’ll be spending the night onboard the ship in Aswan.
After your onboard breakfast you’ll be taken on an excursion to see: The High Dam, Philae Temple (dedicated to goddesses Isis and Hathor) and the Unfinished Obelisk.
You'll then return to the ship for lunch and some leisure time until dinner is served. The night will be spent in Aswan, onboard the ship.
After breakfast onboard, you’ll disembark and then be taken to Aswan Airport for your flight to Abu Simbel.
On arrival at Abu Simbel you'll be met by our tour rep who will escort you to board your 5 -Star Lake Naseer Cruise which will be your new home for the duration of your Lake Nasser cruise.
Enjoy a lovely onboard lunch, followed by a visit to Abu Simbel Temple.
Wake up and enjoy your breakfast while you sail towards Kasr Ibrim. Entrance to this site is prohibited, so the tour will be conducted from the sun deck on the ship. The ship will then set sail for Amada while you enjoy a nice lunch.
On arrival at Amada you'll be taken to visit a number of temples, including the Tomb of Penout.
Following this excursion, the ship will sail slowly on to Wadi El Seboua. Dinner will be served, and passengers will be spending the night onboard.
In the morning after you've had breakfast, you'll be taken to visit Wadi Seboua; the Temple of Dakka and the Temple of Meharakka.
You then return to the boat for lunch and leisure time while it sets sail for Aswan. Enjoy a relaxing dinner and a wonderful night’s sleep as the ship makes its way to Aswan.
After breakfast onboard you'll disembark and then be taken to visit the Kalabsha Temple; Beit El Wali, and finally the Kiosk of Kertassi.
Following these visits, you'll be transferred to Luxor in a deluxe air conditioned vehicle. The trip from Aswan to Luxor, where you'll be spending the night in a hotel, takes approximately three and a half hours.
Following breakfast at your hotel, you'll be taken to the East Bank to visit the Karnak and Luxor temples.
Then it's back to your hotel again for some leisure time. Your last night in Egypt will be spent in your Luxor hotel.
All great things must end, and unfortunately, today marks the end of your wonderful journey through our ancient kingdom. Very few people are glad to be leaving, but many know that they'll soon be back.
After you've enjoyed your breakfast a tour consultant and driver will fetch you and take you to Luxor airport. They will be there to bid you farewell, and to let you know just how happy we are that you decided to travel with us.
9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinners
- Cruise Boat
- Private Air-Conditioned Vehicle
- Horse carriage at Edfu
- Taftaf at Valley of the Kings
- Motor Boat to Philae island
- 5-Star Deluxe Nile river cruiser for 4 nights
- 5-Star Deluxe Lake Naseer Cruise 3 nights
- 5* Hotel in Luxor for 2 nights
- Meet and greet service at airports and coach stations
- All transfers in deluxe air-conditioned vehicles through-out the trip
- Flight from Aswan to Abu Simbel
- All sightseeing tours and shore excursions mentioned stated in the Nile and Lake Nasser Cruises itinerary
- English-speaking Egyptologist guide on all tours
- Entrance fees to all sights listed in the Nile and Lake Nasser Cruises itinerary
- All service charges and taxes are included
- Bottled water during tours
- Domestic Flight Tickets
- Personal spendings
- Optional activities
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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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