11 day Nile Lake Nasser Holiday, start from Cairo
Welcome to our Nile Lake Nasser trip. Combine the visits of Cairo, Upper-Egypt, Nubian highlights on luxury cruise on the Nile and on Lake Nasser
Arrival Cairo, meet and assist. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, departure to visit the necropolis of Saqqara: the famous Step Pyramid of King Djoser, the royal pyramids, the funerary texts, the mastabas. Lunch at a local restaurant during the tour. In the afternoon, visit the Giza: the sphinx and the pyramids. Return to your Hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast at hotel. Visit the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities (founded in 1857 by French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette). Lunch in town. In the afternoon, visit the mosque of Mohamed Ali in the walls of the citadel of Saladin and explore the souks of Khan El Khalili. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight.
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Cairo airport and fly to Abu Simbel. Transfer from Abu Simbel airport to the boat Embarkation on the luxury 5-star M/S African Dreams cruise in Abu Simbel. After lunch on board, visit the two temples of Abu Simbel. Back to the cruise. Dinner and overnight on board
Breakfast on board, sailing on Lake Nasser to Kasr Ibrim. A view of the citadel of Kasr Ibrim will be conducted from the deck of the boat. Navigation on Lake Nasser towards Amada. Lunch on board. Visit the Amada temple, the temple of Derr and the tomb of Penout. Back to the cruise. Navigation relaxing on Lake Nasser to Wadi el Seboua. Dinner and overnight on board.
Breakfast on board, visit of the Greco-Roman temple of Meharakka of Wadi El Seboua and Dakka. Back to the cruise. Lunch on board. Navigation to Aswan. Dinner and overnight on board.
Your cruise on Lake Nasser ends with breakfast. Disembarkation. Visit of Kalabsha Temple, kiosk of Kertassi and Beit El Wali. Transfer to your Nile cruise boat. Lunch on board. Visit the High Dam and Philae Temple. Navigation on the Nile towards Kom Ombo. Visit the illuminated temple of Kom Ombo. Return to the boat and navigation on the Nile towards Edfu. Dinner, the Galabiya Party in the evening and night on board.
Breakfast on board, visit of the temple of Edfu. Back to the boat. Relaxing time during the navigation on the Nile towards Esna and crossing the lock of Esna. Lunch, dinner and overnight on board.
Breakfast on board, sailing on the Nile to Luxor. Lunch on board. Afternoon, visit the necropolis of Thebes: Valley of the Kings, the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari and the two Colossi of Memnon. Dinner and overnight on board.
Breakfast on board, your cruise ends with the visit of the two temples Luxor and Karnak. Free afternoon at your leisure in Luxor. Transfer to Luxor airport and fly back to Cairo. Arrival Cairo, transfer to your hotel and overnight.
Your tour ends with breakfast and transfer to Cairo airport or your preferred point in Cairo.