Cruising from Luxor to Abu Simble

  • Karnak and Luxor temples,
    Edfu and kom ombo ,
    Valley of the kings and temple of queen Hatshpsut ,
    Valley of the Queens
    Temple of Philae in Aswan (Temple of Isis ,)
    Unfinished obelisk in Aswan
    The Aswan High Dam
    Abu simble temple
    Dekka temple,
    Kasr ibrim , Amada temple and the temple of El Derr
    Pennut tomb
    Beit el wali
    Temple of kalabsha
    Mehrraqa temple
    Wadi el sebou temple
    Kertasi temple

Day 1:

Arrive at Luxor airport, where our representative will meet and assist you claim your baggage. You will be transferred to your selected Nile cruise. At the afternoon, you will be transported to visit Karnak Temple. More than a temple, Karnak is a spectacular complex of sanctuaries, pylons, statuettes and obelisks. Built on a grand scale, Karnak is probably Egypt’s finest ancient temple. The drive to the illuminated Temple of Luxor where we enjoy a tour in the cool evening air. Overnight on board

Day 2:

Today, we visit Luxor’s legendary West Bank – home to the famous Valley of the Kings, the imposing colonnaded temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the gigantic Colossi of Memnon. See how the ancient Egyptians confounded tomb robbers with the construction of elaborate catacombs, once filled with treasures and highly decorated to allow the pharaoh passage to the afterlife. Then you will visit the great legendary temple of the most famous Egyptian queens, Queen Hatshepsut, back to the cruise and enjoy sailing to Edfu via Esna lock and overnight in Edfu on board

Day 3:

After enjoying your breakfast while cruising up the Nile, visit the Greco Roman Temple of Edfu Temple by horse and carriage. Continue sailing towards the temple of Kom Ombo dedicated to the two gods Sobek the crocodile God and Harveris the Sun God enjoying free time and lunch. After visiting the temple continue sailing to Aswan and overnight on board

Day 4:

Today your tour starts at the High Dam and its huge lake then take a short ferry ride to the Romantic and Majestic Philae Temple followed by a visit to the unfinished obelisk . At the afternoon enjoy sailing in a traditional felucca to visit Elephantine. Tonight you can explore the many bazaars and small streets of Aswan along the Nile. Overnight on board

Day 5:

TODAY, you will be transferred to your selected lake cruise. At the afternoon, you will be transported to visit the great Greco roman temple of Kalabsha temple, continue your tour to Beit El-Wali, the kiosk of Qertassi. Back to the cruise and overnight on board.

Day 6:

in the early morning start cursing up the lake to visit the temple of Amada, the oldest Egyptian temple in Nubia, was first constructed by pharaoh Thutmose iii of the 18th dynasty the temple of Derr or El-Derr which the only rock-cut Egyptian temple built by pharaoh Ramesses ii in lower Nubia , it is the only rock-cut temple in Nubia which was constructed by this pharaoh on the right bank of the Nile , continue your tour to visit the Pennut tomb , back to the cruise and overnight on board

Day 7:

Today you will visit Wadi Es-Sebua, or valley of the lions (so-called because of the sphinx-lined approach to the temple forecourts,) is the site of two new kingdom Egyptian temples, including one impressively large temple spéos of Ramesses ii, continue to Ad-Dakka temple which was a place in lower Nubia, which was located approximately 100 km south of the Aswan the Greco-roman temple of dakka, dedicated to Thoth, the god of wisdom, your tour end at , Al-Maharraqa shrine lower Nubia, which was approximately 120 km south of Aswan on the southern border of the roman empire , back to the cruise and overnight on board.

Day 8:

Today you will view Qasr Ibrim from the boat. Qasr Iibrim is an archaeological site in lower Nubia. It was originally a major city perched on a cliff above the Nile, but the flooding of lake Nasser after the construction of the Aswan high dam transformed it into an island and flooded its outskirts. Continue sailing up the Nile to the great Abu Simbel temples refers to two massive rock temples in Abu Simbel in Nubia, the complex is part of the UNESCO world heritage site known as the “Nubian monuments back to the cruise and overnight on board

Day 9:

Check out after breakfast. Disembarkation and drive to Abu Simble airport for final departure.


Inclusions :

4 nights on board a Nile cruise on full board
4 nights onboard lake cruise on full board
An Egyptology tour guide
Sightseeing admissions
Sound and Light in Abu Simble temple
Meet and assist in the airport
All taxes and service charges
All the transfers are by A/C coaches

Exclusions :

Egypt ‘s entry visa
Gratuities & personal expenses
Beverages in hotels and restaurants
international & domestic flights

Payment Policy:

For all the classic tours payment  based on the deposit of 25% of the tour cost is required to confirm the tour reservation at the time of confirming, 75 % will be done upon arrival, all our payments are via PayPal, and we accept credit card payments (Visa or MasterCard ONLY)


  1. We ask you kindly to e-mail us your approximate arrival dates & the number of travelers to enable us to provide you with an accurate best quotation.
  2. Prices given are per person traveling. ‘twin/double’ prices per person apply when there are 2 people traveling, sharing a room.
  3. ‘Single supplement’ applies to a single traveler, who requires his own room.
  4. Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pounds.
  5. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the best price possible.
  6. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.
  7. Kindly note that the tour prices are varying from season to season.


All the transportation during the tour is based on private air-conditioned modern vehicles

Children Policy: 

  1. 0 – 05.99 Free of Charge,
  2. 6 – 11.99 pay 50% of the tour price,
  3. 12+ pay full tour price per adult person,

How to confirm a tour:

For confirmation, we need the names of your group & a copy of your passports to confirm the tour, arrival, and departure dates.


All our tours are private, the vehicles and the tour guide are working only with you and your group, you are free to add or remove any item and match it with your own arrival & departure dates, And accordingly, if there are any changes will accrue in the tour price our guest will be informed with before the tour confirmation

Hotel Rating in Egypt:

Kindly note that the hotel rating in Egypt is not the same as in USA or Europe, so 5* hotels are always recommended. The 3* & 4 * hotels aren’t recommended as we receive complaints from our guests about them.

Overnight Sleeping Trains:

We don’t recommend it, it takes 15 to 18 hours on a very crowded train. The toilets are not clean enough and smelly. Food is not good in general. The beds are not that comfortable. Comment from a client: “However, I am 6’0″ (183 cm) tall and barely fit into the bed — anyone taller would have to curl up.”

We recommend upgrading your reservation to a domestic flight.

Additional Entry Tickets

All tours don’t include entrance fees to some special archaeological sites such as visiting inside one of the pyramids to see the deep burial chambers, the Mummies Room at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, or entering the Tomb of Tutankhamen at Valley of the Kings in Luxor ….etc are also available at extra cost.

Alexandria library:

Note: Alexandria Library is closed on every public holiday. Entering the reading area will need an extra ticket cost.

Hotels and Accommodations
Hotels & Cruises we deal with:

Cairo: Le Méridien Pyramids – Steigenberger – Ramses Hilton.

Fairmont Nile City Cairo – Kempinski Nile

Marriott Mena House – The Nile Ritz-Carlton- Four Seasons – Fairmont Nile Premium.



Four Seasons hotel . Palestine hotel


Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. Hilton-Jolie Ville – Sonesta St. George.

Sofitel Winter Palace.


Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Amarco suites.


Aswan: Helnan Aswan Resort- Movenpick Resort Aswan


Lake Nasser Nile cruises:

Movenpick Prince Abbas Lake Nasser Cruise


  1. All our scheduled tour departures are guaranteed subject to a minimum of 2 travelers
  2. Tours are available all over the year
  3. Any tour is subject to be customizable according to your needs

Camel ride safari:

You will have the opportunity to take a 15-minute short camel safari from the pyramids down to the sphinx. This is a great photo opportunity!

Traditional felucca ride in Cairo, Luxor, or Aswan:

There’s no better way to appreciate the easy pace of life on the Nile than to join a felucca sail trek. The felucca has been the most popular vessel on the Nile for centuries and is still widely used today. About 11m long and rigged with a tall lateen or triangular sail, it has no motor and relies only on the steady north wind.

Cairo Dahabiya CAFELLUCA

Enjoy Lunch or Dinner on Cairo Nile River cruising on a typical Felluca cruise for 2 hours. You can sail through the heart and soul of Cairo enjoying the tranquil scenes of the Cairo waterline being catered by the finest dining experience with nouvelle cuisine

The sound and light show at the pyramids, Karnak temples or Phiela temple:

You will attend the English version of the sound and light show. The magnificent history and achievements of the ancient Egyptians come to life as the illuminated pyramids and the impressive mysterious sphinx dominate the surrounding darkness, (sound and light schedule could be changed without prior notice)

Nile dinner cruise on the Nile Maxim or similar:

These cruises are known to offer one of the most luxurious dinner cruises on the Nile with the best service. The food and the entertainment (belly dancers, twirling dervishes, and singers) are known to be excellent. This is a dinner option for the tour. dinner cruise booking will be according to the available schedule on the arrival day (5:45 pm to 7:30 pm & 8:15pm to 10:00 pm & 10:30 pm to 12:30 am & dinner cruise schedules could be changed without prior notice)

Dinner in Old Cairo:

Enjoy Cairo’s most spectacular open-air view. Serves fresh salads and delicious oriental and international dishes, you will enjoy the medieval atmosphere and the view of the old mosques and churches in old Cairo

Dinner in a local restaurant:

Near to the hotel to taste the local food &. Here you have a choice of red meat, chicken, fish, calamari & shrimp

Dinner or lunch on board a private yacht:

Enjoy your dinner or lunch on board a private yacht cursing the Nile up and down, only for your group

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