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5 Days Nile Cruise Luxor to Aswan

Starting from 475 $.

Fancy 5 Days Nile Cruise Luxor to Aswan

Take the opportunity to enjoy 5 days Nile cruise Luxor to Aswan on board of a 5* deluxe Nile cruise joined by your private Egyptologist tour guide to observe the breathtaking temples and landmarks such as Karnak temple, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Valley of the Kings, Philae temple, and more.

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-Tour Location Will Be In Luxor and Aswan.

-Tour Duration for 5 Days / 4 nights.

-Tour Availability Saturdays/ Mondays / Thursdays.

-Pickup Point and Drop Point Will be at your hotel.

- 5 Days Nile Cruise from Luxor Highlights:

  • Day 1: Visit Karnak Temple - Check in 5* Cruise - Visit Luxor Temple by Night.
  • Day 2: Visit Hatshepsut Temple - Valley of The Kings - Colossi of Memnon.
  • Day 3: Visit Edfu Temple - Kom Ombo Temple.
  • Day 4: Visit Philae Temple - Unfinished Obelisk - Aswan High Dam.
  • Day 5: End Your 5 Days Nile Cruise from Luxor.

First Day : Visiting Luxor East Bank Landmarks - Check In the Cruise

In the morning, your tour guide will escort you to Luxor east bank to start your Nile Cruise from Luxor by paying a visit to Karnak Temple, which is one of the largest temples in ancient Egypt and in the world. Karnak temple is characterized by a large number of sacred architectural installations, which were added by Egypt's Pharaohs and others from the Middle era to the Ptolemaic period over the course of 2,000 years.  It also contains also inscriptions and ancient Egyptian texts on the walls.

Then, move with your tour guide to check in 5* Nile Cruise in Luxor to have your lunch and relax. Spend the rest of this day in your way until evening.  In the evening, we will transfer you to enjoy visiting Luxor temple by night. 

Luxor Temple was built during the reign of the 18th Dynasty kings and the Nineteenth Dynasty. The main buildings of the temple are those built by the kings Amenhotep III (1397-1360 BC) and Ramses II (1290-1223 BC), you can also enjoy the sound and light show that tells the story of the temple.

Then move for an overnight on board the Cruise. Meals {B.L.D}.

Second Day : Tour to Luxor West Bank

After having your breakfast on the cruise, move to continue your 5 days Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan joined by your tour guide who will take you to the west bank of Luxor to visit the Valley of the Kings which is located on the west bank of the Nile in the face of Thebes (Luxor now). Valley of the Kings is divided into two valleys; the Eastern Valley (where most of the royal tombs are located) and the Western Valley. the total tombs that have been discovered so far are 63 tombs.

Afterward, move to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut which is consists of three consecutive floors on open balconies, also it was built of limestone, in front of the columns on the second floor, there were statues of limestone of the God Osiris and Queen Hatshepsut in a beautiful distribution. Originally those statues were colorful, and some statues were in a perfectly good condition which indicating the elegance and the beauty of the temple's design. 

Afterward, continue your Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan by paying a visit to the Colossi of Memnon, These two statues of King Amenhotep III were originally found in front of his funerary temple, which seems to have been destroyed for unknown reasons, each statue is 21 meters long and depicts King Amenhotep III sitting on the throne. The two statues were destroyed in a devastating earthquake in 27 BC, the restoration was carried out on the statue between 193 - 212 AD.
After visiting Memnon get back to your cruise for delicious Lunch, then sail to Edfu for the overnight.

 

Third Day : Visiting Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples

In the morning, have your breakfast then move to visit Edfu Temple, The temple was not Pharaonic, it was built by the Ptolemaic who were keen on being more closer to the Egyptians by worshiping their gods. The strangest thing is that the construction of the temple took 180 years, therefore is considered the second largest temple in Egypt after the Karnak temple in Luxor. 

Afterward, sail to visit Kom Ombo Temple, located in the province of Aswan, 40 kilometers to the north. It extends to 20 square kilometers on the Nile River and rises from the sea level to about 108 meters. Then back to have your lunch and overnight in Aswan on board.
(late night arrival)  Meals {B. L.D}.

 

Fourth Day : Visit Aswan Highlights

Now it's time to have a marvelous tour to Aswan tourist attractions starting by a visit to Philae Temple, Philae Island is located in the middle of the Nile, separating it into two opposite channels in the city of Aswan. The temple of Philae was dedicated to the worship of the Gods Isis, which is believed to have sunk in the waters of the Nile, The temple was divided and regrouped on the island of Agilkia about 500 m from its original place on the island of Philae.

Afterward, head to visit the Unfinished Obelisk, which is a huge obelisk built of pink granite, 42 meters long, 2.5 meters wide, and weighing 1,000 tons. It was built during the reign of Queen Hatshepsut for placing it at the Karnak Temple in Luxor. What a distinguishes obelisk as it still carved in the quarry and has not been separated from it, because of its incomplete sculpture.

Then move to visit the last attraction of your 5 days Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan which is Aswan High Dam, was built in 1960 AD and has been estimated to cost about 1 billion dollars. It was built by 400 Soviet experts, completed in 1968, and officially opened in 1971. The Dam Protected Egypt from floods and drought.

After that move to have your lunch an overnight on board the cruise.

Fifth Day: End Your 5 Days Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan

Morning time have your breakfast on the cruise, then check out and we will transfer you to anywhere you want in Aswan to end your 5 days Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan.

Note: If you didn't find what you are looking for, then check our Nile cruises and Egypt tour packages to choose your dream vacation.

Tour Inclusions

  • Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions.
  • All transfers by modern A/C deluxe vehicle.
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on board 5 star cruise on full board basis.
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan.
  • Egyptologist guide during your excursions.
  • All service charges and taxes.

Tour Exclusions

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tipping kitty.

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General Tips:

  • The Egyptian pound is the currency of Egypt, and all types of Credit cards are used in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest methods of travel within Cairo but a private car is more safe & comfortable.
  • Stay Hydrated during the summer at all time and don't drink any tap water.
  • Keep your tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.
  • Wear comfortable shoes like a closed toe shoes to easily travel across Egypt terrain.

Quality Measures:

  • Behold the great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and valley temple.
  • Explore the allure of Luxor in Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, Luxor Temple, Karnak temple and more.
  • Tour across the captivating wonders of ancient history at the Egyptian Museum.
  • Discover the Natural magic of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya
  • Swim, Dive and snorkel in mesmerizing Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.

You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.

We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.

Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.

They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.

The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.

It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.

Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.

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