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

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

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

Day 1

Upon arrival in Aswan you will be met and assisted by Go Elite Club Tours Representative and transferred to the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya cruise. Embarkation in Aswan for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a Luxuriously appointed Dahabeya.Overnight, the ship moors on the Nile Banks of Aswan

Meals:  Lunch, dinne

Upon arrival in Aswan you will be met and assisted by Go Elite Club Tours Representative and transferred to the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya cruise. Embarkation in Aswan for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a Luxuriously appointed Dahabeya.Overnight, the ship moors on the Nile Banks ...more


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

Day 2

Sunday

Today after breakfast,you will  visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902) 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 the Philae 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. Begin your luxury sail to Kom Ombo (noon time). Overnight near  Kom Ombo.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Sunday

Today after breakfast,you will  visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902) to provide the much needed electricity and irrigation for Egypt. Nubia, the area that was flooded, experienced  the biggest and most thorough archae...more


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

Day 3

Monday

After breakfast, a visit to Kom Ombo to see the Ptolemaic Temple (Kom Ombo Temple) dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, God of the morning sun. It is the only Temples in Egypt dedicated to two Gods. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Monday

After breakfast, a visit to Kom Ombo to see the Ptolemaic Temple (Kom Ombo Temple) dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, God of the morning sun. It is the only Temples in Egypt dedicated to two Gods. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.

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

Day 4

Tuesday

This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu (known for it’s Falcon Headed God Horus which has a large statue flanking the entrance to the Temple. Considered one of the best preserved Temples in Egypt.  Overnight moored beside an island.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Tuesday

This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu (known for it’s Falcon Headed God Horus which has a large statue flanking the entrance to the Temple. Considered one of the best preserved Temples in Egypt.  Overnight moo...more


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

Day 5

Wednesday

Today will be a leisurely day; After Breakfast, commence sailing to Esna, and passing the lock and watching the locals trade their wares to the passing tourists on the boats, then your Dahabeya will moor beside a Nile Island for an overnight stay . 

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Wednesday

Today will be a leisurely day; After Breakfast, commence sailing to Esna, and passing the lock and watching the locals trade their wares to the passing tourists on the boats, then your Dahabeya will moor beside a Nile Island for an overnight stay . 

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

Day 6

Thursday

This morning you will sail to Luxor (once the ancient capital of Egypt known as Thebes) to visit the magnificent  Karnak Temple complex of Amon-Ra, with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns,  followed by the imposing 28th Dynasty Luxor Temple. The two Temples were once linked by the Avenue of Sphinx which is currently near completion after reconstruction. Overnight moored in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Thursday

This morning you will sail to Luxor (once the ancient capital of Egypt known as Thebes) to visit the magnificent  Karnak Temple complex of Amon-Ra, with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns,  followed by the imposing 28th Dynasty Luxor Temple. ...more


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

Day 7

Friday

Today after breakfast, you will be escorted to the West Bank of the Nile to visit the great burial places of the Pharaohs,  ‘The Valley of the Kings’ where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922. Continuing on to the adjacent Valley of the Queens to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Medinet Habu Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight moored in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Friday

Today after breakfast, you will be escorted to the West Bank of the Nile to visit the great burial places of the Pharaohs,  ‘The Valley of the Kings’ where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922. Continuing on to the adjacent Valley ...more


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

Day 8

Saturday

Breakfast aboard the Dahabeya followed by disembarkation with free time in Luxor and transfer to Luxor airport for Departure.
Meals: Breakfast