Are you ready to embark on a Nile cruise of a lifetime? Imagine cruising down the Nile River, as the sun sets on the horizon. Our 5 days Senior Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan was designed specifically for our dear seniors. Our carefully crafted itinerary includes visits to iconic landmarks from the Temple of Karnak to Aswan. Our Egyptologists will take you on an unforgettable exploration of an ancient civilization, and you will be surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Nile River and learn about the rich history of Ancient Egypt. You will also have plenty of time to relax and enjoy the company of fellow seniors while enjoying the breathtaking views. Trips In Egypt Team is dedicated to providing an exceptional experience that you will enjoy for years to come. So what are you waiting for? Come and live the magic of the Nile with Trips In Egypt!Read More
From:610$Send a Request
|Availability||Saturdays & Mondays|
|Pickup & Drop Off||Luxor / Aswan|
|Tour Duration||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Tour Type||Senior Tour|
Uncovering the Mysteries of Luxor's East Bank
Once you arrive in Luxor, you will meet your private tour guide to start your 5 Days Nile cruise from Luxor. Your tour guide will accompany you as you explore some of the most famous important attractions along the East Bank of Luxor such as:
The Temple of Karnak was dedicated to the worship of God Amun-Ra, the king of Gods in Ancient Egypt between 2000 -30 BC. This magnificent monument is a testament to the power, wealth, and sophistication of the ancient civilization that built it over several centuries. Seniors can explore the various temples, chapels, and sanctuaries that make up the complex and marvel at the intricate details of the carvings, statues, and reliefs that adorn them.
Then you will be transferred to our Nile Cruise to check in, where you can enjoy a delicious lunch and unwind. In the evening, we will pick you up from the Cruise to witness the beauty of:
During the New Kingdom era, the Temple of Luxor was constructed and was an exceptional ancient Egyptian temple that was dedicated to the deity Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. The temple at night is beautifully lit up, creating a magical and mystical ambiance that is truly unforgettable, making for a more peaceful and comfortable experience.
After finishing, you will be transferred to the Nile Cruise to have your dinner and overnight on board.
A Journey through Time and Culture
Enjoy your breakfast on the cruise, and then embark on the second day along the Nile River where you will have the opportunity to explore the following:
The Valley of the Kings is the place where you can witness the grandeur and magnificence of over 60 tombs of famous pharaohs such as Tutankhamun, Ramses II, Hatshepsut, and others. These tombs are adorned with intricate hieroglyphics and paintings that showcase the beliefs and traditions of the ancient Egyptians.
The Temple of Queen Hatshepsut is a fascinating and unique destination to visit in Egypt. This temple was built by a female pharaoh, Queen Hatshepsut, who ruled Egypt for over 20 years during the 15th century BC. Seniors can explore the temple's three terraced levels, which are built against the cliffs of the Theban Hills. The temple's most impressive feature is the grand colonnaded terrace, which boasts 32 towering columns that stretch up to 60 feet high. From this vantage point, visitors can also take in breathtaking views of the surrounding valley and the Nile River.
The Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III. The Colossi of Memnon have a fascinating history, including being associated with the legend of the "singing" which attracted visitors from far and wide in ancient times.
Then you will be transferred to our Nile Cruise to have a delicious lunch and sail to Edfu.
A Spiritual Experience to Edfu & Kom Ombo
After enjoying a tasty breakfast on the cruise in the morning, head with your tour guide to visit:
The Temple of Edfu was built during the Ptolemaic era (237 BC and 57 BC) and is dedicated to the falcon God Horus. The Temple’s well-preserved structure, towering columns, and detailed carvings offer seniors a unique glimpse into Ancient Egyptian religious practices and architecture.
Enjoy your lunch and enjoy sailing to:
The Temple of Kom Ombo is a unique ancient Egyptian temple because is dedicated to two Gods - Horus, the falcon-headed God, and Sobek, the crocodile-headed God. The temple was built during the Ptolemaic era ( 180 BC and 47 BC) and its architectural design is symmetrical with perfectly aligned columns, halls, and rooms dedicated to each one of the Gods.
Then, head back to the cruise and enjoy your delicious lunch and dinner. Later in the evening, you will set sail to Aswan.
Unveiling the Best of Aswan
Enjoy your breakfast on board, then join your guide to visit some of the most important attractions in Aswan such as:
The Aswan High Dam was built in the 1960s and took 11 years to be completed to control the annual flooding of the Nile River and to provide hydroelectric power to the region. The Dam also created one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, Lake Nasser, which itself is a popular senior attraction.
Seniors and people of all ages visit the temple of Philae because it is an ancient Egyptian temple that was dedicated to the Goddess Isis, and it is considered to be one of the most important temples in Egypt. Many seniors visit the temple of Philae to learn more about Egyptian history and culture and to experience the beauty of the temple's architecture and artwork.
Then we will transfer you to our Nile Cruise to enjoy lunch and dinner, and overnight on board.
End Your Senior Tour in Aswan
After having breakfast in the morning and checking out from your Nile cruise, then we will drive you to any location in Aswan.
You can always find what you are searching for if you checked our Egypt tours for seniors.
Experience the best of ancient Egypt on a 6-day senior tour ...
6 Days / 5 Nights
Join us on a 7 days Senior holiday to Cairo, Luxor, and Hurg...
7 Days / 6 Nights
Our tour guides were amazing! Both Reham and Omar were very incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. We felt like we were truly blessed to the gain the knowledge about places we toured with them... Read More
Max was an incredibly friendly and knowledgeable tour guide. He took us to local places and also was very accommodating of the needs of our group. Would definitely go again with this agency!.. Read More
Today we have day tours - I love Karnak even some has destroyed but still beautiful. Then the valley temple - the story the culture of Egyptian amaze me. We have pretty tour leader Nermeen. Our lunch also so delicious... Read More
I used this company to book my tours for my trip to Egypt. The company provided excellent communications and clear itineraries. Our first was a two day tour of Cairo, and a two day trips from Aswan... Read More
My friend & I wanted to book a day trip to Luxor at £94, but ended up booking a the overnight trip to Luxor as it was only £10 more! The trip exceeded our expections because of the fascinating temples, the overnight stay on the Nile & our fabulous & very knowledgeable tour guide (Mahmoud A-B)... Read More