Luxor Aswan Nile Cruise
Enjoy 5 days / 4 nights Luxor Aswan nile cruise joining your private tour guide to visit the most famous historical sights.
|Luxor / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||5 Day / 4 Nights|
|Saturdays/ Mondays / Thursdays|
|Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions.
All transfers by modern air-conditioned 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.
|Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Nile Cruise in Luxor
Upon arrival to Luxor, you will meet your private tour guide to start Luxor Aswan Nile cruise to visit the East Bank of Luxor:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man, and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and pharoahs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples situated on 247 acres of land. Then check in your 5* Nile cruise to have lunch and relax. Evening time, we will pick you up to enjoy:
Luxor Temple by Night:
The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important festival, the festival of Opet. Built largely by Amenhotep III and Rameses II, the temple’s purpose was as a setting for the rituals of the festival. The festival was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office.
Luxor West Bank:
Tour to the West Bank of Luxor to visit:
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
One of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor. – Sail to Esna and Edfu. – Overnight in Edfu.
After Breakfast, Edfu Temple: Edfu temple consider the most preserved Greco-Roman temple allover Egypt and on its walls portrayed a “Play” shows the overcome of Horus over the devil god Seth. Then sail to Kom Ombo to visit Kom Ombo Temple: A temple overlooking the Nile. This temple divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries . Overnight in Aswan (late night arrival).
Nile Cruise in Aswan
Tour to Aswan Highlights
The High Dam :
Built across the Nile at Aswan. The High Dam was constructed between 1960 and 1970, and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk :
The largest known ancient obelisk.It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC), possibly to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak, and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome
The temple dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam. Overnight on board of the cruise.
Check out from your cruise then transfer you to anywhere inside Aswan to end your Luxor Aswan Nile cruise.