Super Long Nile Cruise Sailing Dates

Super Long Cruise Cairo/Luxor

12

Days

11 nights

Cairo / Beni Suef / Fayoum / Minya / Tel El Amarna / Sohag / Naga Hammadi / Luxor

2013 Sailing Dates

August 25, 2013

September 20, 2013

October 16, 2013

Tour Itinerary

Day 1:

Transfer to your Super Long Nile cruise dock in Cairo
Embarkation onboard of Nile cruise for the 2 weeks Nile cruise journey
Dinner and overnight onboard in Cairo

Day 2:

Breakfast on board
Start your cruise sightseeing with a visit to the Great Pyramids of Giza
Lunch during tour, then continue your visits to the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square
Afternoon return to your cruise, and enjoy free time
Dinner and Overnight onboard in Cairo

Day 3 

After breakfast enjoy full day sailing to Beni Suef which takes almost 12 hours.
Spend the day at leisure onboard while cruising the Nile river
Overnight onboard

Day 4:

After breakfast onboard start a unique visit to Fayoum sites
Transfer by bus to visit Maydom Pyramid and continue by bus to explore Hawara Pyramid
Drive back our boat and continue sailing
Overnight onboard in Beni Suef

Day 5:

Full day sailing to Minya which takes almost 12 hours
Spend the day at leisure onboard while cruising the Nile river
Overnight onboard

Day 6:

After breakfast we ride our buses to reach Beni Hassan, where we will explore the major tombs: Tomb of Baqet III (BH15), Tomb of Khety (BH17), Tomb of Amenemhet (BH2), Tomb of Khnumhotep II (BH3)
Later after our exploration, we will return back to our cruise ship for lunch
After lunch onboard, we will visit Tuna el Gebel to see the Tomb of Petosiris, tomb of Isadora and the sacred catacombs of Thoth
Then drive to Ashmunein to visit its Open Air museum, the temple of Thoth and the sanctuary of Amun.
Return to our cruise boat and overnight onboard in Minya

Day 7:

Sail to Tel El Amarna, and after lunch we will visit Tel El Amarna site which include Akhenaton’s Royal City (Tomb and Palace)
Return back to our cruise and continue sailing to Asyut
Overnight onboard

Day 8:

Today we will relax and enjoy the scenery along the banks of the Nile while sailing all the day to Sohag and El Balyana
Overnight onboard

Day 9:

After breakfast we will drive to visit Abydos from El Balyana which is a 20 minutes drive. Later we meet our boat at Naga Hammadi. The boat should pass the two locks and the Railway bridge
Continue sailing to Qena and overnight onboard

Day 10:

Breakfast onboard and visit Dendarah temple which is a 20 minute drive
After our visit, return back to cruise and continue sailing to Luxor
Overnight onboard

Day 11:

Early morning, we will cross to the West bank of Luxor to visit the Valley of the Kings, temple of Queen Hatshepsut (El Dier El Bahari) and colossi of Memnon
Return back to Nile cruise and enjoy rest of day at leisure
Overnight onboard

Day 12:

After breakfast, we will continue our tours in Luxor by visiting the East Bank of Luxor, including the Majesty Karnak temple and Luxor temple
Disembarkation and transfer to Luxor airport or hotel in Luxor

 

Notes

Sailing schedule or sightseeing is subject to change without prior notice due to navigational circumstances and conditions beyond our control.

 

Package includes:

  • 11 nights onboard of Nile cruise with buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Round trip transfers in Cairo and Luxor
  • Professional English speaking representative for all transfers
  • Professional English speaking guide (all major languages are available) for sightseeing
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sightseeing
  • Air conditioned vehicles for all transfers and tours
  • All taxes and service charge
  • Assistance from Stylish Holidays during your tour in Egypt

 

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6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars

Nasr City - Cairo - Egypt

Tel: +20 2 2690 8570 / 71 - 2418 3641

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