5 Days 4 Nights
Luxor Aswan Nile Cruise 5 Days 4 Nights is your way to enjoy all highlights between Luxor and Aswan. These 5 Days Nile River Cruise from Luxor to Aswan is one of those life-changing experiences. After your Egypt Holiday is over, you will go back home, feeling amazed by plenty of stories that you will tell for the rest of your life. On this amazing Egypt tour package, we will do our best to make the most of your time so that you can see as many incredible top Egyptian attractions in 5 days.
We will amaze you by how many Egypt tours experience we will pack into these 5 days’ Nile River Cruise. We take a Nile Cruise up the Nile and learn about Egyptian history, and visit the Pharaonic temples along the Nile.
You will visit the ancient Egyptian wonders at Luxor with your private Egyptologist guide. On this Luxor Aswan Nile Cruise, you will explore Luxor East Bank and Luxor West Bank. We will take you to the Karnak temple where you can marvel at Mut temple, White Chapel, Sacred Lake, Obelisks, Calendar, and Khonsu temple.
On Luxor West Bank, you will visit the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut where you can admire Anubis Chapel, Hathor Chapel, Punt expedition, and the divine birth of Hatshepsut.
Luxor day tours include Valley of the Kings where you can visit the amazing tomb of Tutankhamun, Merenptah tomb, tomb of Ramesses III KV 11, and tomb of Ramesses IX, KV 6. Meanwhile, you will not miss the Mortuary Temple of Amenhotep III and the Colossi of Memnon.
Luxor Luxury Nile Cruises includes the best-preserved temple in Egypt, Edfu temple (Horus temple). Fortunately, the Edfu temple is like an open book with its scenes, reliefs, and Hieroglyphic writing.
Admire the scenes of the divine marriage between Goddess Hathor of Dendera and God Horus of Edfu. Besides, the full story of the struggle between Horus and Seth, The Nilometer, Mammisi, and Goddess Nut chapel. Edfu is the perfect Ptolemic temple and the trip with horse carriages is fun.
The next stop will be Kom Ombo temple or the only double temple we have in Egypt. Far from God Horus and God Sobek, Kom Ombo temple has Reliefs of surgical instruments. The relief of the surgical instruments includes scalpels, curettes, forceps, specula, scissors, medicine bottles, and prescriptions. Thus, Kom Ombo has a perfect Calendar, Nilometer, Sanatorium, and Hathor Chapel. The tour to Kom Ombo includes the Crocodile Museum.
Luxor and Aswan Nile Cruises combine the top Aswan tourist attractions in the itinerary such as the High Dam. Egypt Nile River Cruises stops at Philae temple (Isis temple), another Aswan highlight. Philae temple on Agilika Island in Lake Nasser is an incredible Pharaonic temple.
Here, you can learn a lot about ancient Egyptian gods like Hathor, Isis, Horus, Osiris, and Bes. This ISIS temple witnessed Greco-Roman history and continued to function until the reign of the Byzantine Emperor Justinian.
Booking this 5 Days Nile Cruise Luxor Aswan is one of the best things to do in Egypt and perfect Egypt tour packages for families, honeymooners, and couples. Luxor Aswan Nile Cruise 5 Days 4 Nights is your way to know about Egyptian civilizations and Ancient Egyptian History and religion.
Your Egyptologist guide will be waiting for you at the train station, Luxor airport with your name on a sign to start your cruise with him.
You will start your visit with your guide to the Karnak complex of Karnak temple which is considered to be one of the largest complexes in the world. Karnak temple has an astonishing number of temples, shrines, pylons, hypostyle halls, and sacred lakes. Your guide will open his mines of information for you and he will explain the history of the city of Luxor plus the Ancient Egyptian history and its rich political and architectural history. Free time to take some nice photos of the Karnak temples, Ptah temple, white chapel, and sacred lake. Later on, you will go with your guide to your Nile cruise boat. Lunch will be on board then free time at leisure and overnight on board.
Breakfast will be on board then your guide will take you to the fantastic Luxor west bank to watch the silent movie on the walls of the places you will visit today. Such as the houses, the gardens, the silent movie on the walls of tombs, the vineyard, sports, celebrations, music, and fun.
You will start your tour with the Valley of the Kings with its 64 tombs including the tomb of Tutankhamun which is an extra charge and your guide will recommend for you 3 very nice tombs out of the opened ones.
The next stop will be the unique Mortuary temple of Hatshepsut, which is really unique in its design and scenes on its walls.
Finally, you will visit the ruins of the biggest funerary temple on the west bank of the Nile and its immense Colossi of Memnon. Back to the boat then sail to Esna, overnight on board.
Breakfast will be on board then enjoy the sailing time to Edfu. Now you have to be ready for your adventure to visit the Horus temple of Edfu temple with a Horse-drawn carriage. The temple is in perfect condition for conservation and it has some of the most important stories all over Egypt. However, the struggle between Horus and Seth, the ritual of building the temple, Nilometer, Mammisi, and much more on the walls. Put the above in mind, they are other silent movies you will watch before you will go back to your boat for lunch on board while sailing towards Kom Ombo.
Tea and cake will be served on the upper deck during the sail then you will visit with your guide the unique, double temple for the god Horus and god Sobek the crocodile. Kom Ombo temple is very rich with unique scenes like the Calendar, the surgery instruments, the scenes which talk about pregnancy and giving birth, Nilometer, and mummified crocodiles.
After the visit, you can enjoy a drink in a typical Nubian café then back to the boat, sail to Aswan, have Dinner, and Gallabia party then overnight in Aswan.
Breakfast on board then you will start your visit to the top Aswan tourist attractions. Aswan is one of the most important touristic cities in Egypt with its unique location and incredible weather.
You will start with Aswan High Dam which is far 15 km from Aswan. On the way, you will pass by the old Dam which was made by the British in 1902.
After that, you will visit the romantic Temple of Philae which was 500 meters far from the current site. To reach the site of the temple on its island in the middle of the Nile, you will get a motorboat.
The last stop will be the granite quarries from where they cut their obelisks and statues. There you will see the unfinished obelisk of the queen Hatshepsut which is 42 meters. Then, you will be driven back to the boat for lunch and free time at leisure.
Later on, you will enjoy the last dinner on board then the Nubian show, and 1 hour of walking with your guide to visit the Aswan souk. It's known that Aswan is filled with shops that sell the most fragrant scents and colorful spices, sweet-smelling perfumes, bright scarves, and well-designed baskets which you can buy as souvenirs, back to the boat, and overnight in Aswan.
Enjoy your last breakfast on board then disembarkation.
- On occasions, there may be a possibility of a slight alternation in the itinerary due to local conditions or any other circumstances beyond our control. All included visits will be operated where possible.
- Please note that we retain the right to subject our itineraries to a change. Thanks for your comprehensive understanding.