What to Expect After Cruising the Nile River

One of the most completely entertaining and informative activities to partake in Egypt is a magical Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan. Since the Victorian times at the beginning of the 19th century, travelers have used the Nile cruise the cross between the boundaries between time and space across a series of wonderful attractions located at or close to the banks of the Nile in Upper Egypt. Nile Cruises are popular among foreign travelers because they are the perfect combination between luxury and exploration, across every one of these floating hotels that provide tranquility, fun, comfort, and the sight of the greatest monuments ever built in the history of mankind like the Karnak temples complex, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple, Kom Ombo Temple, Philae Temple, Abu Simbel temples and many more. Nile Cruise has been responsible for the most illuminating and spiritual awakening of every traveler who boards its magical gates.

There comes a lot of planning when it comes to a Nile Cruise as each traveler will have to determine the exact budget and the number of days spends on onboard the Nile cruise plus the quality of the Nile Cruise whether standard or luxury, private or within a group. The hiring of a professional Egyptologist tour guide will come very useful as the tour guide will explain the history and back-story behind everything each travel will witness. Here are 5 steps for booking a Nile River cruise.

There are different Nile Cruises that will suit a family or a private traveler. Some of the Finest Nile cruise to book is the Queen Nefer Nile cruise, concerto Nile cruise, the Movenpick Royal lotus Splendor Nile cruise, the Movenpick Royal Lily,  Queen Nefer Nile cruise, the moon dance Nile cruise, the Rosetta Nile cruise, Steigenberger Minerva Nile cruise, Steigenberger legacy,  the Movenpick Royal Lily the Sancturay sun boat Nile cruise,  Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise, the Movenpick Royal lotus Splendor Nile cruise, Sonesta Nile goddess Cruise, Mayfair Nile cruise, Acamar Nile cruise and more. Each Nile Cruise comes with a different price tag plus will offer the chance to book an overland tour to Cairo after finishing or before the Nile cruise. Read more about the best Nile cruise ships that sailing between Luxor & Aswan.

Onboard the Nile cruise is all the means of relaxation and entertainment that will fill the soul and heart of each traveler with true joy and satisfaction a Swimming pool, Lounge bar, Spa, Movie theatre, Gym, Wi-Fi, Sun deck and bar, Medical Centre,  Dance floor, Shops, including a gift shop Restaurant, and a jewelry shop, Laundry, dry cleaning, and entertainment hall filled with the most delicious foods and drinks plus a number of amazing shows that exhibits the folkloric arts like a belly dancing shows. The cabins of the Nile cruises are equipped with a satellite phone & TV, a mini-fridge, an en-suite bathroom with a private full bathroom, a hairdryer,  plus air-conditioning and a safe deposit box.

The best time to book a Nile Cruise is from October and April that holds the months of spring, autumn, and winter which has a temperature of 21 C (70 F) delightful materials like Sunglasses, tissues, a hat, a hand fan, bug spray, binoculars, a small flashlight, sunscreen, hand cleanser, a Universal Adapter, an anti-diarrhea medicine, Local Sim Card, Digital Camera, light & comfortable clothes or silk & linen and shoes, plus a small back bag filled with all travel documents, passport, personal contacts, credit card, and cash money.

Traveling across a Nile cruise between Luxor and Aswan has become a vacation tradition over the years as it acted as an inspiration for Agatha Christe’s famous novel Death on the Nile.  Every Nile Cruise will offer a clear path away with busy city streets, chaotic roads, and annoying hawkers plus get the time and the quiet environment to explore all the history of this incredible land and attractions with the help of your tour guide. The only drawback of a Nile cruise is the inflexibility unlike the overland tours as every traveler will operate on a set schedule that organizes everything like when to visit a certain attraction, how much time to spend there, and what exactly you will see.  The most common Nile Cruise lasts about three to seven days where everything will be part of a schedule that follows an exact time which won’t be suitable to explore some of the rare wonders of the enchanting wonders of Luxor and Aswan.

The Nile cruise is a dream that comes true for every traveler who wishes to feel a sense of belonging to a true ancient heritage and experience the greatest artifacts ever built in the history of mankind dating to more than 5000 years filled with incredible constructions and old tales of wonder and magic. The beauty of the heavens will be waiting seen clearly across the waters of the Nile River where all is revealed with our Nile River cruises.

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What Should I Wear While Being in Egypt?

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.

What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

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.

Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?

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$.

Why book Trips in Egypt?

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.

Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

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.

What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

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.

What is the Weather is Like?

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 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 23 ¡ÆC in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 32 ¡ÆC in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?

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.

Should I Give Tips in Egypt?

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.

Can I Enter the Pyramids?

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

How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?

Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.

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Trips In Egypt was founded in 2002 when it launched, since then the company specialized in providing trips in Egypt only which includes tour packages, vacations, Nile cruises, day trips, shore excursions, and any kind of trips in Egypt.

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