Nile Cruises

Discover the beauty of the Nile and explore ancient Egypt while floating down the river onboard a classic Nile cruise. Luxury cruises offer the opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of southern Egypt’s serene charm and picturesque landscapes, gazing out of floor-to-ceiling windows, and relaxing on comfortable sundecks. Egyptian hospitality and service will make you feel at home on board, complete with authentic Egyptian and international meals. Professional and knowledgeable tour guides can take you on daily tours of historic sites in Luxor and Aswan, including Luxor’s Valley of the Kings, Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, Kom Ombo, Edfu, and Philae.

There are plenty of Nile cruises

and itineraries to choose from, with most offering full board luxury accommodations, entertainment, and daily stops at must-see sites between Luxor and Aswan. Cruises between Luxor and Aswan usually take four to five days, depending on the direction they are booked.

Insider Tip

The best time to take a cruise on the Nile is between the months of October and May when the weather will be warm and sunny in the morning with cool river breezes at night. Don’t forget to pack a swimsuit. Most cruises have swimming pools and sundecks to enjoy in between all the sightseeing.

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