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7 Night Nile River Cruise Itinerary from Luxor

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Cruise Details

Duration 8 Days / 7 Nights
Cruise Location Luxor / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Abu Simbel / Aswan
Cruise Schedule Saturdays / Mondays / Thursdays
Pickup & Drop Off Luxor
Cruise Type Nile Cruise Tour

Magical 8-Day Nile River Cruise from Luxor For British Travelers

8 Days Nile cruise from Luxor will be a majestic journey that explores the golden history and culture that offers visions of ancient beauty and grace. Egypt Tours Portal is the best travel agency in Egypt which will offer all our English clients the best services which include a professional Egyptologist tour guide, an enchanting Nile Cruise, and a private A/C Vehicle during this entertaining Nile Cruise vacation. All our British guests will immerse themselves in an amazing experience along the Nile River for 8 days / 7 night Nile River cruise from Luxor to discover the heavenly ancient Egyptian civilization in the golden immortal cities of Luxor and Aswan, where everyone will witness the incredible temples and tombs such as Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, Edfu Temple, Philae temple, the majestic Abu Simbel temple and other colossal historical monuments. Explore the miraculous heritage of ancient Egypt by booking this brilliant trip across the blessed Nile River.

Cruise Highlights

Luxor Attractions

  • Karnak Temples
  • Luxor Temple by Night
  • Valley of the Kings
  • Hatshepsut Temple
  • Colossi of Memnon

Aswan Attractions

  • Philae Temple
  • The High Dam
  • Abu Simbel
  • Kom Ombo Temple
  • Edfu Temple

Cruise Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 7 nights on board a 5-star cruise on a full board basis.
  • The assistance of our personnel during your tour.
  • All transfers by modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan.
  • Egyptologist guide during your tour.
  • All service charges and taxes.

Cruise Exclusions

  • Tipping.
  • Personal Expenses.
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program.

Tour Itinerary

Day One: Emark the Cruise - Visit Luxor East Bank Landmarks

The Temple of Karnak - Egypt Tours Portal

Morning time, you will meet your tour guide who will join you to start the 7-night Nile cruise from Luxor to visit the historical attractions on the East Bank of Luxor such as:

karnak temple - egypt tours portal

Karnak Temple

The Karnak temple complex is a golden archaeological piece of ancient architecture and art that became known as pet-isu or "The most select of places" in the middle kingdom, also known as Pr-Imn or "House of Amon". It was created between 2000 BC and 30 BC on 247 acres of sacred Theban lands to honor the Theban triad that consisted of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. It holds the Precinct of Amun-Re, the great hypostyle hall, and the mythical and enchanting Avenue of Sphinxes that connects it to the beautiful Luxor Temple.

Then check in your 5* Nile cruise to have lunch and relax. Evening time, we will pick you up to enjoy:

luxor temple - egypt tours portal

Luxor Temple

The illuminating fairy wonder the Southern Sanctuary Luxor Temple of the ancient is the creator of kings which was constructed in 1400 BC mostly by Amenhotep III and Rameses II to honor the Theban triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu, and holds the Opet festival which honors the rejuvenation of kingship and reunites the human aspect of the Royals with the divine powers.

After enjoying the temple, return to the cruise for having dinner & spend the overnight.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Two: Free Day on the Cruise

Egypt Nile Cruises - Egypt Tours Portal

The second day of your 8 days Nile River cruise from Luxor will be free to enjoy the cruise while sailing to Edfu.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Three: Visit Edfu Temple & Sail to Kom Ombo

Edfu Temple - Egypt Tours Portal

In the morning, you will have the breakfast and will be escorted by your personal Egyptologist in a horse carriage to visit:

edfu temple - egypt tours portal

Edfu temple

Edfu Temple is a divine storybook preserving the mythical battle tale of Horus getting his revenge on his evil uncle Set. It was constructed between 237 BC and 57 on the west bank of the Nile in Upper Egypt just 60 km north of Aswan which is famous for being one of the most preserved archaeological wonders in Egypt.

Return back to your cruise & have lunch & dinner. Overnight will be onboard the cruise in Aswan (late night arrival).

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Four: Visit the Best Aswan Landmarks

Philae Temple in Aswan - Egypt Tours Portal

Enjoy your breakfast, then move to complete your 7 night Nile cruise from Luxor by a tour to Aswan Highlights where you will visit:

the high dam - egypt tours portal

Aswan High Dam

The blessed ِAswan High Dam was constructed between the 60s and 70s to offer a positive effect on the future, economy, and culture of the great country of Egypt to make Egypt enjoy the gifts of the industrial age.

the unfinished obelisk - egypt tours portal

The Unfinished Obelisk

The majestic Unfinished Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut (1508-1458 BC) is the finest architectural open-air museum in Egypt that shed light on the magic of the ancient Egyptian skill and mastery. It was meant to stand at 41.75 meters (137.0 ft) at the grand entrance of the Karnak temples complex with the Lateran Obelisk which is found in Rome but was unfortunately cracked during construction.

philae temple - egypt tours portal

Philae Temple

The mythical Philae temple is home and the worship place of the goddess Isis of beauty and motherhood Isis reveals the golden “Myth of Osiris” that stood the test of time. It was constructed in 380-362 BC by king Ptolemy II and then was relocated to Agilkia Island between the70s as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project because of the construction of the Aswan High Dam.

Transfer to your cruise & enjoy lunch & dinner onboard the cruise. Overnight on board the cruise.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Five: Private Tour to Abu Simbel Temples by Vehicle

Statues of King Ramses II in Abu Simbel Temple - Egypt Tours Portal

Early morning, get your breakfast boxes then join your private tour guide to enjoy a private guided tour to Abu Simbel temples:

abu simbel - egypt tours portal

Abu Simbel Temples

The grand Temples of Abu Simbel are a glorious testament to the power and brilliance that was built by Ramses the Great (1279-1213 BCE) in 1264 BC till 1244 BC for 20 years to honor Amun, Ra, and Ptah and showcase his power in battle in the Kadesh. The golden temple of King Ramses II has always held the great sun festival that happens on the 22 of October and February of each year and the second temple is dedicated to his beautiful beloved wife Queen Nefertari.

Return back to your cruise & taste a delicious lunch & dinner onboard the cruise. Overnight will be onboard the cruise.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Six: Sail Back to Kom Ombo Temple

Kom Ombo Aswan - Egypt Tours Portal

Morning time, start sailing to Kom Ombo while having your breakfast on board the cruise. After arriving to Kom Ombo, join your tour guide to visit:

kom ombo temple - egypt tours portal

Kom Ombo Temple

The double temples of the hill of gold Kom Ombo Temple were built from 205 till 180 BC in the ruling period of King Ptolemy V in the Ptolemaic dynasty to become the worship house of Haroeris “Horus the Elder” on the north and Sobek the crocodile god of the Nile on the south. The temple is a great piece of architecture divided into two perfectly symmetrical temples that showcase medical and astronomical facts during this time in Egypt.

You continue sailing to Luxor and arrive late at night. Lunch & dinner will be onboard the cruise.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Seven: Visit Luxor West Bank Landmarks

Huros Paints in the Valley of the Kings - Egypt Tours Portal

Continue your trip with your tour guide and enjoy a tour of Luxor West Bank starting by:

valley of the kings - egypt tours portal

Valley of the Kings

The Royal Valley of the Kings is a golden heritage treasure that stood the test of time in the heart of an underground hill in the Theban necropolis lands. It holds a magical underground labyrinth filled with 63 royal tombs from the 18th to the 20th dynasty of the great Pharaohs of the new kingdom (1570 – 1050 BC) such as Ramses the great, Hatshepsut, Seti I, Tutankhamen, and various more.

hatshepsut temple - egypt tours portal

Hatshepsut Temple

The charming mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut (1507–1458 BC) is a class act that showcases the classical artistic architecture which earned it the title of the holy of the holies. It was built in 1479 BC during the New Kingdom (1570 – 1050 BC) to have three massive levels showcasing absolute perfection which eternalizing her successful achievements, and honored mainly creator sun god Amun.

colossi of memnon - egypt tours portal

Colossi of Memnon

The enduring Colossi of Memnon of Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1386 - 1349 BC) was built in 1350 BC and its quartzite sandstone constructions were renovated countless across history. It displays decorations on its sides showcasing his family, achievements, and the depiction of the Nile god Hapi.

Return to the cruise for lunch & dinner and overnight. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Overnight: Onboard the Cruise

Day Eight: End the 7 Night Nile Cruise Program

Egypt Nile Cruise - Egypt Tours Portal

Check out after breakfast and transfer to anywhere ever you want in Luxor to end your experience through the heart of Egypt.

Meals: Breakfast

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Cruise Facilities

  • Large Panoramic Window

  • Private Bath with Bathtub & Hairdryer

  • All Cabins are Air- Conditioned

  • Non-Smoking Cabins

  • Doctor on Calls on Board

  • LCD TV

  • Mini-Bar & Room Service

  • Swimming Pool and SunDeck

  • Gymnasium

  • Safe Box in Each Cabin

  • Laundry Service & Housekeeping

  • Galabia Party

What to Pack

  • Hat.

  • Camera.

  • Umbrella.

  • Medication.

  • Comfortable Shoes.

  • Sunblock & Sunglasses.

  • Warm clothes in winter.

  • Cotton clothes in summer.

  • Valid Passport for 6 months.

  • Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.

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What You Will Love About This Tour?

  • Everyone will experience the most delightful travel experience during this marvelous Nile Cruise Holiday between Luxor and Aswan.

  • Exploring the glorious 5000 years old history of ancient Egypt will be a brilliant adventure showcasing the glamour and beauty of Upper Egypt.

  • The ancient illuminating art and glorious works of architecture will offer a sensation of pride and glory worthy of remembering.

  • All our English clients will enjoy the most excellent service on board the Nile Cruise which includes an Egyptologist tour guide and a private A/C Vehicle.

  • Our British clients will observe the immortal magnificence behind Egypt's immortal wonders which include the Edfu temple, Karnak Temples Complex, Valley of the Kings, Luxor Temple, Philae temple, Hatshepsut temple, and many more.

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