Day 1: Cairo
Welcome to Cairo. Your amazing holiday will start when you meet Our representative who will assist you through the airport’s checkout procedures. He will then escort you to your hotel, at which point your journey into the mysteries of Egypt begins.
Day 2: Cairo
A visit to the fascinating Egyptian Museum of Antiquities is an extraordinary experience not to be missed. Among the ancient impressive artifacts you will admire first-hand are: Tutankhamun’s elaborate sarcophagus, the phenomenal treasures buried with the pharaohs, and an optional visit to the thrilling Mummies Room.
Day 3: Cairo
At the plateau of Giza, you will marvel at the view of Egypt’s magnificent Pyramids.You will also witness the magic and mystique of the remarkable Sphinx.And in case you wish to see the oldest stone building, all you have to do is continue on to the distinctive sites of Memphis and Saqqarat here, you will get the opportunity to explore Saqqara's unique step Pyramid of King Zoser
Day 4: Cairo/Luxor
Fly to the city of Luxor, where a floating hotel will cruise you back in time to the mesmerizing sights of Upper Egypt. Experience the East Bank’s colossal sights of the breathtaking temples of Karnak and Luxor.
Day 5: Luxor/Edfu
A morning of superb sightseeing begins when you cross the Nile to the fascinating Valley of the Kings. Witness the ancient tombs of pharaohs and the incredible temple of Queen Hatshepsut before continuing to the splendid Valley of the Queens and the much-photographed Colossi of Memnon.
Day 6: Kom Ombo/Aswan
This day begins with a glimpse of local village life before a visit to the stunningly preserved Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail on to admire the superb Temple of Kom Ombo – uniquely dedicated to two gods Sobek and Haroeris.
Day 7: Aswan
Marvel at the High Dam, which is the largest rock filled dam in the world. In its proximity is the grand unfinished obelisk in the ancient quarries. Situated on the river Nile is the romantic Temple of Philae that awaits your visit. Sail a felucca around Kitchener’s island on a tranquil afternoon and muse at the stunning Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Day 8: Aswan
It is now time to say goodbye to the sacred Nile and journey beyond the High Dam to a cruise on the impressive Lake Nasser, in ancient Nubia. An exciting motorboat excursion takes you to Egypt’s largest Roman temple at Kalabsha and continues to the kiosk of Kertassi and the beautiful Speos of Beit El Wali.
Day 9: Aswan / Wadi El Seboua
A relaxing full day on board to enjoy the peaceful serenity of Lake Nasser and the pampered service by the cruise staff as the cruise sails to her mooring at Wadi El Seboua.
Day 10: Wadi El Seboua / Kasr Ibrim
Following your stroll through the grand avenue of sphinxes (Wadi el Seboua) you will be amazed by the remarkable temple of Dakka. After sailing to Amada, you will explore its temple, as it is the oldest surviving monument overlooking Lake Nasser. Also, view the delightful little tomb of Penout and the temple of Derr with its well preserved vivid scenes.
Day 11: Kasr Ibrim / Abu Simbel
Wake up to the wondrous site of Kasr Ibrim (Castle of Ibrim) with its checkered past. At Abu Simbel, the highlight of your Nubian journey, admire the grand temple of Ramses and its smaller sister, yet sensational, temple of Queen Nefertari. At night get carried away by the magic of the stunning Sound & Light show.
Day 12: Abu Simbel / Cairo
Bid farewell to Nubia to welcome back the fascinating and bustling city of Cairo with its colorful mosaic of four distinct cultures (Pharonic, Christian, Islamic& Modern).
Day 13: Cairo
Discover the phenomenal Old Cairo (optional tour) including the famous stunning citadel with its fabulous mosque and the exciting Khan El Khalili Bazzar.
Day 14: Cairo
Your incredible Nubian journey will now end but not before giving you the precious gift of unforgettable memories.