Tour Itinerary

14 Days / 13 Nights From Aswan to Cairo

Movenpick MS Darakum Nile Cruise is Deluxe Cruise.
Movenpick MS Darakum Nile Cruise features 44 Standard and Superior cabins as well as 8 suites
Movenpick MS Darakum Nile Cruise is Deluxe Cruise. Between Aswan and Cairo long Nile Cruise - 14 Days / 13 Nights from Aswan to Cairo.

Movenpick MS Darakum Nile Cruise
Facilities Cruise & Cabins
* A Spacious Sundeck to watch the world pass serenely.
*Large panoramic view at the lounge.
*Large sundeck & swimming pool depth.
*Laundry & dry cleaning facilities.
*Variety of menus and buffets to satisfy the palette.
*Fitness Equipment.
*International telephone lines and fax.
*A Discotheque Launch.
*Panorama bar & sun deck bar.
*Each Cabin has satellite colored TV with music channel, telephone, closed video circuit, fire alarm, protection and smoke detector, Individual safes.
*Private bathroom
*All Cabins are fully air conditioned

Highlights
  • Egyptian Museum
  • Fayoum sites (Dahshour Pyramids & Maydom)
  • Tuna El Gebel & Ashmunein
  • Tel El Amarna
  • Abydos temple
  • Dandarah temple
  • Luxor & Karank Temple
  • Valley of the king
  • Temple of Hatshepsut
  • Temple of Edfu
  • Aswan High dam
  • Temple of Philae
  • Felucca Trip
  • Kom Ombo

Trip in detail

Movenpick MS Darakum Nile Cruise
Long Cruise from Aswan to Cairo 13 Nights - 14 Days Cruise
Day 1: Cairo Airport & Transfer to your Hotel in Cairo
Upon arrival in Cairo our Min Travel representative who will assist you through passport control formalities, luggage identification & portage will greet you. Transfer from the airport via private A/C car or mini-bus to your hotel for check in and overnight. 
Day 2: Transfer to Nile Cruise - Flight to Aswan
Early morning our Min Travel representative meets you at your hotel and transfers you to Cairo Airport to coach your flight to Aswan. Arrive in Aswan and transfer to cruise ship Embarkation on cruise in Aswan and Overnight. Music in the bar. Overnight in Aswan
Day 3: Nile Cruise - High Dam and Philae Temple & Nubian Museum
06:00 Breakfast on board
07:00 Visit to High Dam and Philae Temple.
13:00 Lunch on board
14:00 Visit to Nubian Museum.
19:30 Dinner on board Cocktail Party.
Nubian Show. Overnight in Aswan.
Day 4: Nile Cruise - Kom Ombo & Edfu
12:00 Lunch on board.
Sail to Kom Ombo.
16:00 Visit Kom Ombo Temple.
18:30 Sail to Edfu.
Guest Show. Overnight in Edfu
Day 5: Nile Cruise - Edfu Temple & Luxor
Visit Edfu Temple.
Sail to Luxor via Esna Lock.
Embarkation for Luxor / Cairo clients.
 Music in the bar.
 Overnight in Luxor.
Day 6: Nile Cruise - West Bank & East bank
07:00 Visit the West Bank - Valley of the Kings & Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (El Deir El-Bahari).
14:00 Visit East bank (Karnak & Luxor Temples).
Belly Dancer.
Overnight in Luxor.
Day 7: Nile Cruise - Qena & Dendara Temple
07:00 Breakfast on board and sail to Qena
13:00 Lunch on board
14:00 Visit Dendara Temple
Back to Ship in Qena
19:30 Dinner on board
Contest Party.
Overnight in Qena
Day 8: Nile Cruise - Naga Hammadi, Abu Homar’s lock, El Balyana, Abydos Temple & Sohag
07:00 Breakfast on board & sail to Naga Hammadi
11:00 Passing the bridges in Naga Hammadi Sail to Abu Homar’s lock
12:40 Arrive to Abu Homar’s lock Sail to El Balyana
13:00 Lunch on board
14:30 Visit Abydos Temple
17:30 Back to the ship and sail to Sohag
19:30 Dinner on board.
Treasure Hunt.
Arrive to Sohag & Overnight
Day 9: Nile Cruise - Sohag & Tel El Amarna
Sail from Sohag to Tel El Amarna Via Asyout’s lock
07:00 Breakfast on board
10:00 Arrive to Asyout’s lock
13:00 Lunch on board Pass the lock and sail to Tel El Amarna
19:30 Dinner on board
Overnight Tel El Amarna
Day 10: Nile Cruise - Tel El Amarna, Tuna El Gabal & Ashmunein & Minya
06:15 Breakfast on board
07:15 Visit Tel El Amarna tombs Visit to northern tombs Tomb of Ahmose (EA3), Tomb of Meryre (EA4), Tomb of Pentu (EA5), Tomb of Panehesy (EA6), and Royal Tomb of Akhenaten (EA26). The Great Palace of King Akhenaten, The Small and great temples of Aten (Approx. 3 hours visit).
12:00 Back to the boat & Lunch on board
13:00 Visit Tuna El Gabal & Ashmunein
16:00 Back to the boat and set sail to Minya
19:30 Dinner on board Folkloric show on board
Overnight in Minya
Day 11: Nile Cruise - Beni Hassan & Beni Suif.  
06:00 Breakfast on board
07:00 Visit Beni Hassan (4 tombs) Half an hour drive from Minya dock (25 KM.) to visit Tomb of Baqet III (BH15) Tomb of Khety (BH17), Tomb of Amenemhet (BH2), Tomb of Khnumhotep II (BH3) (Approx. 2-hour visit).
11:30 Back to the boat and sail to Beni Suif.
12:30 Lunch on board
19:30 Dinner on board Galabya Party.
Arrive to Beni Suif & Overnight
Day 12: Nile Cruise - Fayoum (Dahshour Pyramids & Maydom) & Cairo
06:00 Breakfast on board
07:00 Visit Fayoum (Dahshour Pyramids & Maydom).
Back to the boat and set sail to Cairo
12:00 Lunch on board
19:30 Dinner on board
Arrive to Cairo & Overnight.
Day 13: Nile Cruise - Pyramids & Egyptian Museum
06:00 Breakfast on board
07:00 Visit Giza Pyramids and Sphinx.
12:00 Lunch on board
13:30 Visit to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
19:30 Dinner on board Takht (Oriental Music).
Overnight in Cairo
Day 14: Nile Cruise - Disembarkation.
Disembarkation. Transfer to Cairo International Airport for final departure
 
Itineraries may be changed in case of unexpected events caused by navigation circumstances, but this will only affect the sequences in the visits. Program will always be respected 

Itinerary Prices

Include & Exclude

Includes
  • Arrival/departure assistance & transfers at Airport or station
  • All transfers mention in program by private Air Condition Vehicle
  • All entrance fees for sightseeing mention in program.
  • 01 night accommodation in Cairo hotel 5 star based on Bed & Breakfast
  • Internal flight ticket
  • All service charges and taxes
  • Private Licensed Egyptologist guide
  • 13 nights accommodation in Deluxe Nile River Cruise based on Full Board
Excludes
  • International flights
  • Visitor's VISA *obtain upon arrival at airport for USD 25.- per person
  • Personal expense
  • Any item or service not mentioned
  • Tipping
Additional Remarks
  • Rates are per Person.
  • All A/M rates are in US Dollars.
  • This Offer Exclude the peak period (Easter & Christmas).
Children Policy
  • Child 0 - 5.99 is free of charge
  • Child 06 - 11.99 cost 50% from adult rate
  • Child up 12 y pays full charge as adult person
  • If your tour package includes airfare then an extra charges for your children may apply
Method of payment
  • Please you are kindly requested to make a money transfer of 75% of the total price at our bank account in Cairo & Rest of Payment must be upon arrival in CASH Basis in US American Dollars