Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every SaturdaySonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday
 

Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

The most luxurious, delightful and classy way to travel along the River Nile is on this absolutely delightful 8 day Nile Cruise on the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya sailing from either Luxor to Aswan or Vice versa depending on your personal requirements. Launched in February, 2009, it offers a River Nile cruise experience like no other on the Nile taking you back in time to a gentler, more gracious era on the Nile. Cabins are 5 deluxe and 2 elegant suites with sliding glass balconies with private lounges.


Includes:

  •  All shore excursions along the Nile cruise journey
  •  Accommodation on board Dahabiya Nile Cruise on full board basis
  •  Meet and greet service upon arrival and departure
  •  All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
  •  Sightseeing visit to historical places as per itinerary
  •  Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.
  •  Excursion to Luxor Temple 
  •  Excursion to Karnak Temple
  •  Excursions to the Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi Of Memnon
  •  Excursions to Edfu Temple as per cruise itinerary
  •  Excursion to Kom Ombo Temple as per cruise itinerary
  •  Excursions to Philae Temple, High Dam and the Unfinished Obelisk
  •  Felucca sailing ( typical Egyptian sailing boat ) on the River Nile
  •  Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan are included
  •  Professional Egyptologist Guide for all shore excursions aboard cruise
  •  Service charges and all applicable taxes at present included

Exclude:

  •  Personal spending money
  •  Tipping to Guides and Boat crew
Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 1

Saturday

Upon arrival Luxor you will be met and assisted by our Go Elite Club Tours Representative and transferred to the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya cruise. You will be welcomed on embarkation by your personal Cruise Crew in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a Luxuriously appointed Dahabeya. After Lunch on board, a tour to the magnificent Temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak, with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns. Then on to the imposing 28th Dynasty of Luxor Temple. Overnight moored on the Nile Banks of Luxor.

An evening to relax either on the boat, or take an optional tour of the Karnak Sound And Light Show or a walk around Luxor’s traditional City and Market. Overnight in Luxor.

Meals:  Lunch, dinner

Saturday

Upon arrival Luxor you will be met and assisted by our Go Elite Club Tours Representative and transferred to the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya cruise. You will be welcomed on embarkation by your personal Cruise Crew in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a Luxur...more


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 2

Sunday

Today after breakfast on board, you will visit the West Bank with your experienced English speaking Tour Guide for visits to the burial places of the Pharaohs Valley of the Kings  where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922. Continue to the adjacent Valley of the Queens ( the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only female Pharaoh), then on to the Temple of Medinet Habu and the giant Colossi of Memnon. Sailing on to Esna (noon time). then docking overnight near to Esna.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Sunday

Today after breakfast on board, you will visit the West Bank with your experienced English speaking Tour Guide for visits to the burial places of the Pharaohs Valley of the Kings  where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922. Continue to the adj...more


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 3

Monday

Today will be a leisurely day. After Breakfast you commence sailing taking in the breathtaking taking and tranquil views of the Nile and daily life unchanged for centuries. Overnight moored beside a Nile Island.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Monday

Today will be a leisurely day. After Breakfast you commence sailing taking in the breathtaking taking and tranquil views of the Nile and daily life unchanged for centuries. Overnight moored beside a Nile Island.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinnermore


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 4

Tuesday

This morning you will sail to Edfu and be escorted with your Tour guide to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu, the Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus the Falcon-Headed God. Overnight moored beside a Nile Island.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Tuesday

This morning you will sail to Edfu and be escorted with your Tour guide to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu, the Ptolemaic Temple dedicated to Horus the Falcon-Headed God. Overnight moored beside a Nile Island.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, ...more


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 5

Wednesday

Enjoy your daily breakfast whilst sailing on to Kom Ombo. A day relaxing and taking in the views and wildlife along the river. Overnight moored beside a Nile Island

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 6

Thursday

A visit today to see the unique well preserved Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile God worshipped by Pharaohs of ancient times. A leisurely day sailing to Aswanand moored nearby Aswan’s spectacular Bridge, the Gateway to  Aswan.Time to explore if you feel like walking through the lovely Souk in Aswan with it’s aroma’s of incense and spices. Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Thursday

A visit today to see the unique well preserved Temple of Sobek, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile God worshipped by Pharaohs of ancient times. A leisurely day sailing to Aswanand moored nearby Aswan’s spectacular Bridge, the Gateway to  Aswan.Time to explo...more


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 7

Friday

Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam built in the 1960’s to provide the much needed electricity and irrigation for Egypt. Nubia, the area that was flooded, experienced  the biggest and most thorough archaeological excavations that Egypt has known.You will also visit  Philae Temple, a Nubian temple dedicated to the Goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction. Rest of the day and evening to relax or explore colourful and friendly Aswan. Overnight on board. 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch dinner

Friday

Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam built in the 1960’s to provide the much needed electricity and irrigation for Egypt. Nubia, the area that was flooded, experienced  the biggest and most thorough archaeological excavations that Egypt has known.You wil...more


Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya Nile Cruise 7 Nights Luxor - Aswan Every Saturday

Day 8

Saturday

Breakfast aboard the Dahabeya then disembarkation with free time at leisure in Aswan before your transfer to Aswan Airport for Departure.
Meals: Breakfast