Egypt – Nile Bliss Tour
Experience the wonders of the River Nile during this 8-day Nile tour. In Cairo see the Great Pyramids of Giza and the magnificent Sphinx. Travel by train to Aswan and board the Nile Cruise liner. Visit the Aswan High Dam and unfinished Obelisk. During your cruise to Luxor stop at the Kom Ombo Temple. Located on a dune above a bend in the Nile. Edfu Temple is Egypt’s best-preserved temple dedicated to Horus, god of sun and planets. In Luxor, explore the mysteries of Karnak and Luxor Temple. The Valley of the Kings shelters the fabled tombs of the more than 40 Pharaohs laid to rest here. The Temple of Hatshepsut is devoted to the only woman who ruled Egypt as a pharaoh.
At a Glance
Day 1 Welcome to Cairo. Transfer to hotel
Day 2 Pyramids, Sphinx, Museum & Bazaar tour. Train to Aswan
Day 3 Transfer to Cruise liner. Start your Nile Cruise program
Day 4 Visit Kom Ombo and Edfu.
Day 5 Tour to the Karnak & Luxor Temples
Day 6 Overnight train travel to Cairo
Day 7 Transfer from station to Hotel. Free time in Cairo
Day 8 Tour ends with transfer to Cairo APT
Nile River Cruise experience
To understand the wonders of this ancient civilization , a Nile cruise is a must and an unforgettable experience. The Nile is the country’s lifeline since ancient times and there is no better way to trace Egypt’s history than to follow its course. Cruises operate between Aswan and Luxor. It is the best way to enjoy the ancient sites of Upper Egypt. Each day offers an opportunity to explore new sights or simply enjoy a different view of the river.
Whether it is your first cruise or a frequent visitor to Egypt, an unlimited selection of superb boats is on offer. All designed with your comfort in mind. Cruise liners are selected carefully so you are assured of the best service and facilities as well as good value for money.
Follow in the footsteps of the pharaohs as you drift along the famous Nile river and moor beside stunning historic sites.