5 days on a Nile cruise from Luxor during Easter is a magical journey through time as you will set sail from the beautiful city of Luxor. Step aboard our Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan and allow Trips In Egypt to be your guide through the ancient wonders that line the banks of this legendary river. With our professional Egyptologists, you will unlock the secrets of Egypt's mesmerizing past, immersing yourself in the stories of pharaohs and gods that echo through the temple ruins. Now, let us take care of every detail, from seamless pick-up and drop-off services to ensuring your every need is met on this unforgettable expedition along the Nile River. Get ready to drift through history, captivated by the timeless allure of Egypt's majestic past.Read More
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|Availability||Saturdays / Mondays / Thursdays|
|Pickup & Drop Off||Luxor / Aswan|
|Tour Duration||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Tour Type||Easter Tour|
Luxor's East Bank- Where History and Majesty Converge in Mesmerizing Harmony
Upon arrival to Luxor City, our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor/ Luxor Airport/ Luxor station to unveil the Glorious East Bank of Luxor starting by visiting:
Witness the splendor of Karnak Temple, as it has many colossal columns, intricately carved hieroglyphics, and the Hypostyle Hall which transport you back to a bygone era of pharaohs and deities. As you wander through the sacred precincts that were built in 2000 BC and 30, bask in the spiritual ambiance and revel in the captivating stories that echo through the hallowed halls.
Enjoy visiting Luxor Souq during Easter, where the bustling bazaars beckon with an array of colors, scents, and treasures. Lose yourself in the maze streets which are filled with local artisans, enchanting spices, delicate fabrics, and authentic Egyptian crafts, offering a sensory delight for every traveler.
The Egyptian Museum was established in 1997 as a tribute to the ancient Egyptian art of preserving Ancient artifacts over 4000 years ago. The Museum showcases a collection of mummification tools, techniques, and artifacts that provide a unique glimpse into the funerary practices of the Paranoiac era.
Then, you will be transferred to our Nile Cruise to check in and have your delicious lunch on board.
Evening, time, get ready to join your Egyptologist to visit:
Step into the ancient world at Luxor Temple which dates back over 3,000 years to honor the god Amun-Ra. This amazing temple showcases intricate hieroglyphics, towering obelisks, and magnificent statues, revealing the grandeur of ancient Egyptian civilization.
Then, you will be transferred back to our Nile Cruise to have your dinner, and overnight on board.
A Fascinating Expedition on the West Bank
After having your breakfast on board, get ready to visit the Rich Heritage of the West Bank of Luxor such as:
Discover the timeless allure of the Valley of the Kings which is a burial site that served as the final resting place for pharaohs of the New Kingdom period (1570 – 1050 BC). Explore the depths of elaborately decorated tombs, adorned with vivid paintings and hieroglyphics, and explore the intricate measures taken to ensure the afterlife of these revered rulers.
The Valley of the Queens is a remarkable archaeological site that dates back to the 16th century BC. The Valley served as the final resting place for various queens and royal family members of the New Kingdom period, including Queen Nefertari.
Hatshepsut Temple was built during the 15th century BC, during the reign of Queen Hatshepsut, one of Egypt's most notable pharaohs. The temple is adorned with intricate reliefs and statues, depicting the powerful reign and divine legitimacy of Queen Hatshepsut.
Then, we will drive you back to our Nile Cruise to have your tasty lunch on board, dinner, and overnight.
A Journey to Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples
In the morning, have your breakfast on board, then head with your tour guide to witness:
The Edfu Temple is one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt and was dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus. The Temple was constructed during the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BC. The temple's intricate reliefs and towering columns depict mythological scenes and offer invaluable insights into the religious beliefs and practices of the time.
Lunch will be served on board, before visiting:
Kom Ombo Temple is a unique double temple dedicated to two gods: Horus, the falcon-headed god, and Sobek, the crocodile god around 180 BC. The significance of the Temple lies in its association with both healing and fertility, making it an intriguing site that offers a glimpse into the beliefs of ancient Egypt.
Now, get back to our Nile Cruise to have your dinner and overnight on board.
Discovering the Magnificence of Aswan
Enjoy your breakfast on board, then get ready to visit the following:
The Philae Temple is an enchanting ancient temple dedicated to the Goddess Isis and served as a center for worship and pilgrimage for over a thousand years. The temple features exquisite carvings, hieroglyphics, and stunning architecture, showcasing the mastery of ancient Egyptian craftsmanship.
A visit to the Nubian Village during Easter is a captivating experience that combines cultural immersion with historical significance. During Easter, Nubians celebrate their unique customs and rituals, which reflect a blend of ancient Egyptian. The village offers a glimpse into Nubian history and architecture, with colorful houses adorned with intricate designs.
The unfinished obelisk was constructed by Queen Hatshepsut (1508-1458 BC), however, it was abandoned during its carving due to a crack that appeared in the granite. Today, the partially carved obelisk serves as a unique glimpse into ancient Egyptian techniques and the colossal ambition of the pharaohs.
The Aswan High Dam is a monumental engineering project located in Aswan. The Dam was constructed across the Nile River at Aswan to regulate the flow of water and provide hydroelectric power and stands as a symbol of Egypt's ambition and determination to harness the Nile's resources for the benefit of Egyptian people.
You will be transferred to our Nile Cruise to have lunch, dinner, and overnight on board.
End your 5-Day Nile Cruise from Luxor
After having your breakfast in the morning, check out from your Nile cruise. Then we will drive you to your hotel in Aswan/ Aswan station/ Aswan Airport.
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