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  • Exploring the mystery of Egypt's ancient wonders from the iconic Pyramids of Giza to the Sphinx and temples dedicated to the gods.
  • Embarking on an enchanting voyage along the Nile to see architectural marvels like the well-preserved Temple of Horus in Edfu.
  • Retiring to your comfortable room after days taking in Egypt's incredible highlights.

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Your itinerary in brief

Embark on a captivating journey through Egypt on this 7-night tour. Explore Cairo's bustling metropolis and see the iconic Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara, and sail down the Nile to Esna, Edfu, Kom Ombo, and Aswan to see beautiful temples and serene landscapes. 


Your itinerary:

Arrivials on Monday or Wednesday:

Day 1: Cairo

Day 2: Cairo - The Pyramids of Guiza and Saqqara

Day 3: Cairo - Aswan

Day 4: Aswan - Kom Ombo

Day 5: Edfu - Esna - Luxor

Day 6: Luxor - Cairo

Day 7: Cairo

Day 8: Departure from Cairo

Your itinerary in detail

Days 1 - 4


Day 1:   Arrival in Cairo (on Monday or Wednesday)

Arrive in Cairo - Egypt's capital and one of the largest metropolises in the world, spanning both banks of the Nile. 

  • Arrive in Cairo and transfer to your hotel
  • Night in Cairo


Day 2: Cairo - Pyramids of Giza and Saqqara

Visit the Giza plateau and its incredible pyramids including the Pyramid of Khufu, built around 2650 BC and deemed one of the 7 wonders of Antiquity. Be sure to see the iconic Sphinx whose role was to protect the entrance to the tomb from looting.


In the afternoon, discover Memphis, the capital of the Old Kingdom, and Saqqara, renowned for its Step Pyramid which was built for King Djoser by the architect Imhotep.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included
  • Night in Cairo


Day 3: Cairo - Aswan (domestic flight included)

Arrive in Aswan, transfer from the airport to the port, before embarking and and settling into your cabin.


Visit the temple of Philae, an ancient island entirely dedicated to Isis that was once completely covered by water.


Take a mini-cruise in a felucca to the Kitchener or Elephantine islands and glide through the Nile's calm blue waters. Stop at Kitchener Island and visit its botanical gardens.


Visit a papyrus institute and observe the age-old techniques used in the manufacture of this material.


  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included
  • Transfer to the airport for a domestic flight to Aswan
  • Transfer from the airport in Aswan to the port and board your boat
  • Dinner and overnight on board


Day 4: Aswan - Kom Ombo

Early morning, you can opt to visit Abu Simbel, one of Egypt's most emblematic temples. 


After lunch stop at the Small and High Dams of Aswan which offer spectacular panoramas over Lake Nasser, before continuing on to the Temple of Philae, an ancient island entirely dedicated to Isis.


Visit the temple of Kom Ombo - a unique temple dedicated to two gods: Sobek and Horus which features double halls, courts, and sanctuaries symmetrically placed on either side of the corridors.


Discover the chapel of Hathor, home to a number of crocodile mummies.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included
  • Sail to Kom Ombo and then onwards to Edfu 
  • Night on board

Days 5 - 8

Day 5: Edfu - Esna - Luxor

Arrive in Edfu and visit the temple of Horus - an architectural masterpiece and one of the best preserved sites in all of Ancient Egypt.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included
  • Sail to Luxor
  • Night on board


Day 6: Luxor - Cairo

After breakfast on board, set off to discover the left bank of the Nile: the city of Thebes and the Valley of the Kings - home to the tombs of the greatest pharaohs from the 18th to the 20th dynasties.


Enjoy a photo break to immortalise the Colossi of Memnon, two giant statues sculpted from sandstone, bearing witness to the former splendour of the temple of Amenophis III. Visit the Temple of Ramses III at Medinet Habu, one of the most spectacular temples in Ancient Egypt.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included
  • Transfer to Luxor Airport and domestic flight to Cairo
  • Transfer to hotel in Cairo
  • Night in Cairo


Day 7: Cairo

Stroll through the Souk of Khan El Khalili, a bazaar built in the 14th century where vibrant colours, folkloric goods and a vast selection of jewellery and spices fill the streets.

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner included


Day 8: Departure from Cairo

  • Breakfast included
  • Transfer to the airport according to flight schedules

Important information about your tour and visits

The hotels, which comply with local standards, are indicative and may be changed locally for hotels of a similar category. The itinerary is subject to changes due to compelling reasons such as delayed flights, weather conditions or other cases of force majeure. The order of visits is also subject to change.

Your hotels

Hand-picked just for you

Maximum room capacity

At each of your stops, you will be staying in comfortable rooms in thoughtfully chosen hotels.


Your hotels during your tour:

  • Cairo: Concorde El Salam 5* / Le Passage Hotel & Casino 5*
  • Stay on boat: MS Pioneer I / II / MS Nile Marquise / Paradise / Champollion 


If the hotels listed above are unavailable, you will be provided with comfortable accommodation in similar hotels. Local standards apply.

Your dining choices

Throughout your stay, enjoy full board from breakfast on day 2 to breakfast on day 8.

Your optional excursions

Abu Simbel by plane

Your optional excursions

Enjoy an exhilarating plane ride with a breathtaking aerial view of Abu Simbel - one of Egypt's most iconic ancient wonders - where two colossal temples of Abu Simbel emerge from the desert.

Hot air-balloon ride

Your optional excursions

Head out on a hot-air balloon ride over the mesmerizing Egyptian landscape and enjoy spectacular panoramas as you glide through the sky.

Sound and light displat at Karnak

Your optional excursions

Be enchanted by a sound and light display at Karnak and watch as the temple is lit up against the night sky.

Sound and light display at Philae

Your optional excursions

Watch the sound and light show at the Temple of Philae for a memorable and atmospheric evening.

Sound and light show at the Pyramids

Your optional excursions

Dive into Ancient Egyptian history as lights and sounds illuminate the iconic Pyramids.

Your journey to Egypt


You will be able to choose your airline and flight times when you make your booking. This flight may include one or more stopovers. The stopover may be technical (without a change of aircraft) or transit (with a change of aircraft).

Luggage information

Baggage, meals and other services on board certain flights may be subject to a charge. You will find out whether your airfare includes baggage when you choose your airline and timetable. If your fare does not include baggage, please go to the airline's website before your departure with your travel file reference to find out the exact fare and purchase your extra baggage.

If you choose a low-cost airline, you will be able to add your baggage during the booking process.

For domestic flights, airlines do not always offer the option of reserving baggage, so you will have to pay for it at the airport counter.

You will receive all the information you need to check in for your flights after you have made your reservation.

Your destinations


Discover the bustling capital of Egypt. Cairo is home to many treasures such as Old Cairo, the medieval Citadel, the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Sphinx of Giza, the Egyptian Museum, the Khan el-Khalili Souk and more. Visit the many famous sites and immerse yourself with rich culture the city has to offer.


Frequently referred to as 'the world's greatest open-air museum', Luxor offers its visitors the opportunity to travel back in time to the life of ancient Egyptians in what was then the great city of Thebes. Each year, thousands of tourists travel to this destination, which is located just opposite the world-famous River Nile, to unearth the treasures of the Karnak and Luxor complexes, in addition to the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens.


In addition to the endless attractions keen historians will discover here, Luxor also offers plenty of perks for those in search of the sunshine. As one of the sunniest and driest cities in the world, Luxor is an excellent option for tourists who want to combine the best aspects of a cultural break with relaxed days around a pool or an iconic cruise down the long and winding Nile.


Aswan is the southernmost city in Egypt and a historical jewel situated on the eastern bank of the River Nile.


Don't miss a visit to its most iconic sites and discovering its great cultural wealth. We recommend you visit the Obelisk of Aswan, the Temple of Philae, the Temple of Abu Simbel and the mausoleum of Aga Khan.


It's in Aswan that the immense Dams of Aswan that were built to regulate floods caused by the annual fluctuations in the level of the River Nile. Enjoy spectacular panoramas over Lake Nasser.


In more detail

Please find practical information about your trip:
This tour is not accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Pets are not permitted.
Your stay may be subject to an additional city or tourist tax payable directly to the hotel, which is not included in our nightly rate. Please check with hotel directly for further information.

Please note: there is an additional €70 to be paid for Visa fees and tips.

Rates and times are indicative and are subject to change. Some facilities/services are subject to a surcharge, payable locally.


General terms and conditions of sale apply.

Price includes:

  • Cairo - Luxor and Aswan - Cairo domestic flights and taxes
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on a boat and 3 nights in Cairo
  • Full board from breakfast on day 2 to breakfast on day 8
  • Excursions and visits mentioned in the itinerary with an English-speaking Egyptologist guide throughout your stay
  • Transfers and transport in a modern air-conditioned vehicle adapted to the size of the group
  • Evening events organised on board the boat
  • Assistance from our representatives at airports and ports


Price does not include:

  • International flights
  • Visa fees and tips to be paid in cash on arrival: +£70 / per person
  • Drinks and personal expenses
  • Optional excursions on site (Abu Simbel by plane or coach, sound and light shows at Philae, Karnak or the pyramids, etc.)
  • Cancellation/assistance/multi-risk insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in ''price includes''.


Visits included in the programme:


In Cairo:

  • The Pyramids of Giza (exterior)
  • Memphis
  • The Pyramids of Saqqara
  • Khan Al Khalili souks

In Upper Egypt:

  • 3 tombs in the Valley of the Kings (the tombs change every 3 months according to the instructions of the Ministry of Tourism)
  • The temple of Medinet Habu
  • The Colossi of Memnon
  • Temple of Edfu
  • The temple of Kom Ombo
  • Felucca ride & Botanical Garden + visit to Philae temple

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy and configuration are not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up-to-date information, we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.


Travel with peace of mind


To ensure a peaceful holiday, our partners are committed to respecting the local health and sanitary measures in force to protect your safety and well-being.


Please note: health and sanitary measures may be subject to change in line with government recommendations. Consequently, they may affect access to certain amenities and leisure facilities.

Your contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday. 

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