We Love —
- Discover this luxury Boutique Nile Cruiser, sit back and enjoy the scenery go past on your 7 night cruise through the Egyptian desert
- Choose the ten night itinerary for a three night hotel stay in Giza, with fabulous views of the great Pyramids!
- This is simply the best way to enjoy Egypt - on board a luxury Cruiser in the warming sunshine
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Your Destination —
This dream holiday is like nothing you have ever experienced. Your senses will be overwhelmed with the wealth of natural and man-made wonders. This amazing trip explores the ancient world of Goddesses, Kings and temples, all whilst cruising smoothly down the longest river in the world.
The beautiful scenery of the Nile is soothing and peaceful after a day's sightseeing, with lush tropical wildlife lining the banks of this fertile riverbed. Relax on this luxurious boutique-style cruiser as you reflect on the day's enchanting sights.
Your Itinerary —
Depart from the UK to Luxor. On arrival transfer to the Alexander The Great.
Day 2 Luxor Temples
Morning at leisure. After lunch visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak. Dinner and overnight on board in Luxor
Day 3 West Bank
An early morning visit to the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut's Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. On arrival back at the boat, a buffet lunch will be served and the boat will set sail for Esna. Afternoon tea will be served on The Club sun deck. In the evening enjoy a welcome cocktail and presentation of the yacht's crew in the lounge bar (smart dress). After an a la carte dinner in the restaurant, watch a Nubian dance show in the comfort of the lounge bar. At some stage during the evening the boat will pass through the lock at Esna then docks overnight.
Day 4 Edfu
Early morning sail to Edfu. Wake up at leisure and after breakfast, visit the Temple of Edfu. Afterwards, the boat will sail to Kom Ombo while you enjoy lunch in the Red Fiesta restaurant. In the evening there will be an Egyptian BBQ dinner on the sun deck with the opportunity for guests to dress up in traditional Egyptian costumes. Overnight Kom Ombo.
Early morning sail to Aswan. Morning tour by felucca (sail boat) around the islands. Lunch on board. In the afternoon, visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae. Overnight on board in Aswan.
Day 6 Abu Simbel
The day can be spent at leisure on board the boat or you may wish to take an optional excursion to Abu Simbel either by coach or by air.
Day 7 Kom Ombo
Today the boat will sail to Kom Ombo in the early morning. After breakfast the day will begin with a morning visit on foot to the Temple of Kom Ombo. Afterwards the boat sails to Esna while lunch is served on board. Afternoon tea is served on The Club sun deck. Dinner, evening entertainment and overnight in Esna.
Day 8 Nile River
Morning at leisure as the boat heads to Luxor. On arrival in Luxor, disembark and transfer to the airport for your return flight or transfer to your next resort. If you have a morning flight departure,you will disembark in Esna and transfer by road to the airport.
Your Ship —
Your cruise is based on a full board stay.
There is a stylish lounge bar in which to relax and enjoy a cocktail while the two upper decks provide a pool with a Jacuzzi and a large crescent shaped bar where you can enjoy a drink under the stars. There's also a Spa offering massage treatments and a Turkish bath, Internet room, fitness facilities and a gift shop.
During your stay on the Alexander The Great breakfast, lunch and dinner is included and all meals are taken in the 'Red Fiesta' restaurant situated on the third deck. This elegant restaurant has large panoramic windows overlooking the Nile and offers a variety of international cuisine with buffet breakfasts and lunches and a la carte dinners, whilst the barbeque on the pool deck is a great place to enjoy traditional oriental food and music under the stars.
Sun deckwith complimentary sun loungers and parasols
Room service (not 24 hour)
Spa offering massage treatments and Turkish bath*
Laundry and concierge services*
*Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally
Your Cabin —
This offer is based on an Exterior Cabin with View.
The spacious cabins measure 25 square metres and all have en-suite bathroom with bath tub, bathrobes, hairdryer, vanity mirror and natural toiletries; there is also a mini-bar, satellite LCD TV and personal safe.
Your Hotel —
If you opt for the ten night itinerary you will enjoy a stay at the Mena House Hotel in a Standard Room on a bed and breakfast basis.
If you do opt for this itinerary you may also choose from two optional excursions: Full day Pyramids and Giza tour and Full Day Egypt Museum and City.
Mena House has played host to kings and emperors, Heads of State and celebrities. The Mena House located 700 meters from these wonders of the ancient world offers unmatched views of the pyramids. You can gaze upon the magnificence of the pyramids from your rooms at sunrise and sunset. After dinner at one of the many restaurants, you can return to see them lit up for your private viewing pleasure.
Recreation options at the hotel include a heated swimming pool, a fully equipped Spa & Fitness centre Regarded as one of the leading luxury hotels in Cairo, the hotel combines the magical charm of a bygone era with unrivalled service fit for royalty. Your stay at the hotel promises to be a journey of discovery, exploring Cairo’s ancient treasures and unravelling the many mysteries of Egypt’s past.
Your Journey —
7 night Cruise
7 April to 12 Oct
02 Nov - 14 Mar
7 night Cruise + 3 nights Cairo
27 April to 12 Oct
02 Nov - 14 mar
All flight times are local.
Transfers: Shared transfers are included.
Please note: flight details are given as a guide only and may change. We will however notify you in advance if flights are more than 2 hours outside the time range given. Flights are non-changeable and non-refundable at time of booking.