Steigenberger Minerva Nile Cruise At Easter

from $375
Duration:
4 Days
Type:
Group Tour
Run:
3rd, 10th & 17th April

Exchange your Easter at home for an exciting 4 day Nile Cruise Easter tour to discover the real Egypt travelling from Aswan (known as Nubia), with its colourful traditions and smiley people, sailing down the peaceful Nile watching the local life and birds with temples enroute before arriving in Luxor. Once in Luxor, you will explore the ancient Pharaonic history on the West Bank Valley of the Kings and East Bank Luxor and Karnak Temples. A truly blissful Easter holiday in Egypt to remember.

Included:
  • Accommodation for 3 nights on board 5 star deluxe Nile cruise on full board basis
  • Meet and greet service upon arrival & departure
  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions
  • All sightseeing tours and excursions sharing nile cruise group
  • Excursion to Karnak Temple & Luxor Temples 
  • Excursion to Valley of the Kings & Hatshepsut Temple 
  • Excursion to Edfu & Kom Ombo Temples
  • Excursion to Philae Temple, High Dam & the Unfinished Obelisk 
  • Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan as per itinerary 
  • English-speaking tour guide for all Nile Cruise tours and shore excursions 
  • Service charges and all applicable taxes included in package price
Excluded:
  • Personal spending.
  • Optional excursions.
  • Tipping for Nile Cruise Crew and Guides
Itinerary:
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Day 1: Arrival Aswan, Egypt - Nile Cruise Tour

You will be met on arrival at Aswan Airport by a Memphis Tours Representative who will assist you then transfer you by air conditioned vehicle to check in to your Steigenberger Minerva Nile Cruise. Lunch will be served then you wil meet your English speaking expert Tour Guide to start your afternoon tours in Aswan. Start your visit to the Aswan High Dam which was built in the 1960’s to provide the much needed electricity and irrigation for the country. Nubia, the area that was flooded, experienced the biggest and most thorough archaeological excavations that Egypt has ever known. Cross by boat to Angilika Island, to see the Temple of Isis at Philae which is one of the Nubian Temples rescued before the High Dam was built. Enjoy Philae’s long colonnades, towers and reliefs which include the last surviving hieroglyphic and demotic inscriptions in Egypt. Back to your Nile Cruise for evening dinner onboard with time for relaxation and overnight stay in Aswan.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

On arrival at Kom Ombo, you will be taken on your guided tour of the Temple of Kom Ombo dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek, God of Fertility and Creator of the World. The other side is dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeris, also known as Horus the Elder. Following this, Lunch and afternoon tea on board until reaching Edfu then a to visit with your Guide to Horus Temple, an inspiring Temple dedicated to the God Horus (falcon headed God) and one of the best preserved temples along the Nile. Back on board your Nile Cruise for sailing to Luxor with dinner on board. Overnight in Esna.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Luxor Nile Cruise Excursions

An early breakfast on the Nile Cruise, then a guided tour of the West Bank in Luxor to visit the most famous site known as the Valley of the Kings (the Royal Cemetery to 62 Pharaohs) where the magnificent Tombs were discovered including the famous boy King Tutankhamun (included in your visit). These Tombs were carved deep into the desert rock,richly decorated and filled with treasures from the afterlife of the Pharaohs.(The tombs visited are determined by the Egyptian Government as to preserve them from the large flow of visitors, therefore are rotated throughout the year and cannot be confirmed as to which tombs prior to your visit). A visit to the Temple of Madinat Habu then on to the two enormous and impressive Colossi of Memnon, the two colossal statues of Amenhotep III.
Return back to your Nile Cruise for lunch then an afternoon visit to the majestic Luxor Temple which built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the God Amun. You will return to your Cruise Boat for dinner with the option to enjoy the Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temple in the evening, or discover Luxor City and the local market. overnight in Luxor.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Luxor Nile Cruise - Final Departure

Final breakfast onboard the Minerva Nile Cruise, then you will be transferred to Luxor Airport or Train Station for your departure.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation :
Accommodation Plan:
  • Steigenberger Minerva Nile Cruise
Price
$ 365 Per Person in Triple Room Enquire Now
$ 375 Per Person in Double Room Enquire Now
$ 485 Per Single Room Occupancy Enquire Now
  • Prices - Prices per person are quoted in Sterling but can also be paid in US$ or Euros by credit or debit card via a secure credit card payment system. Any additional bank charges on bookings will be covered by Memphis Tours. Above prices valid for Easter Tours to Egypt.

  • Payment - Reservations should be made as early as possible to avoid disappointment in securing your specific required tour package.Your booking will be secured upon receipt of a 25% deposit. Please note that during the Christmas and New Year holidays, tour packages require a deposit of 50%. This deposit forms part of your final payment by credit or debit cards via our secured payment system. Packages and vacations which include International flights will require the full flight cost and deposit (25% or 50%) due to the regulations of the Airlines who require full payment

  • Transportation - All transport within your tours is included such as domestic flights, trains, and air conditioned vehicles by road. Wi-Fi can be provided in road vehicles, therefore please inform us on booking if you require Wi- Fi whilst travelling by road along with complimentary bottled water. All our vehicles are new and of the latest design and technology.

  • Tour Guides and Representatives - Throughout your holiday from arrival to departure, you will have the constant assistance of our Memphis Tour Representatives who are responsible for your transfers to and from Airports, Hotels and resorts and will assist at the Airports with Visa, tickets and luggage and are there to answer any questions you may have. Once you start your tours of the sites in Egypt, you will have the constant guidance of your highly qualified Egyptologist Tour Guide both on included and optional tours

  • Travelling with Children in Egypt - Many children delight in touring the Pyramids, Temples and Tombs in Egypt as often it is part of their school study programme. Therefore Memphis Tours offers packages and tours to suit all ages with excellent combined ‘twin centre’ and multi location destinations such as Cairo, Luxor, Aswan (Egypt Family Tours and Nile Cruise) and the Red Sea Resorts.

  • Wheelchair Travellers - Memphis Tours are particularly keen to promote and cater for disabled and wheelchair clients having Nile cruise boats, Hotels and tours especially adapted with rooms, cabins and transportation for easy accessibility. Please check the following link for more information.

  • Tailor - Made Holidays - A holiday is a special occasion and often means spending your savings. Therefore, you need to make sure that it is the Holiday that you want. Here at Memphis Tours we are more than flexible in adapting your Holiday to what YOU require and can easily ‘Tailor’ it to your requirements .

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