Sonesta Star Goddess Luxury Nile Cruise
- Duration 4 Days or 3 Days
- Schedule Every Monday from Luxor & Friday from Aswan
Enjoy your cruise down the Nile with Luxury Sonesta Star Goddess Nile Cruise . Visit the most important historical sites in Luxor and Aswan, Book Now!
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- 04 or 03 nights’ accommodation on board the Nile cruises based on FB basis.
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions
- All transfers by a modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle private
- All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary private
- Entrance fees to all sights in and between Luxor and Aswan
- English-speaking tour guide during your excursions on the Cruise (group size is 1 - 8 maximum)
- Complementary 01 bottle of water per day per person
- All transfers by A-C vehicles with qualified driver (s).
- All service charges and taxes
What's not included
- Any Extra meals and beverages.
- All personal expenses like laundry etc.
- Tipping to Guide, Driver,Cruise staff, etc.
- Any Optional tours may require.
Day 01: Embarkation in Luxor.
- Embarkation in Luxor.
- Lunch on board the Nile Dahabiya.
- Move to visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak.
- Dinner and Overnight on the West bank at Luxor.
Day 02: Pyramids Sakkara & The Egyptian Museum
You will have your breakfast in your hotel in Cairo , Then you will be met by our English Egyptologist
tour guide to start your day tour by visiting Pyramids of Giza "Khufu, Khafre & Menkaure", where the greatness has been embodied in three pyramids with a limestone statue of Sphinx guarding the whole area.
Then proceed to one of our local restaurant to have your lunch.
After that you will proceed to the city of Sakkara, where you will be so excited by exploring The Step Pyramid of king Djoser. This pyramid has a very nice story, when king Djoser asked his chief Architect Imhotep to create something different, so that the king could be buried at. As a result the well-known Architect creates the Step pyramid, which surprised the king so much since it was considered to be a new achievement in this period.
Then you will visit The Egyptian Museum, which is considered to be one of the most important museums in the world ,housing the Pharaonic monuments including those of the well-known king Tutankhamen. Also, you will have the chance to visit the Mummies’ Room which is a wonderful chance that you cannot imagine. You will have the good chance to see the great real pharaohs in their full body.
After finish your day tour, you will transfer back to your hotel & overnight Cairo.
Day 03: Fly to Aswan - Aswan Tours - Embark on Nile Cruise
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and then our representative will meet you to go the Airport to fly to
Aswan , Upon arrival to Aswan our representative will wait you in the airport ,You will be transferred to your Nile Cruise for Embarkation and check in , Lunch will be on board of the Cruise.
Later on, you will join your Egyptologist tour guide to discover the great city of Aswan, including The High Dam, which has been erected by the Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1960 AD to protect Egypt from the Nile flood.
After that you will enjoy sailing on the Nile River by a motor boat till reach Agilika Island, where you will visit Temple of Philae, which was erected during the Greco-Roman period and was dedicated to goddess Isis (mother of god Horus).
Finally you will be escorted to visit one of the marvelous sightseeing in Aswan, The Unfinished Obelisk, which was made out of red granite and was dedicated to god Amun Ra.
After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred to your Nile cruise and overnight in Aswan.
Day 04: Koum Oumbo & Edfu Temples
Breakfast will be served on board your ship. After that you will join your Egyptologist tour guide to visit one of the most wonderful temples in Egypt, Temple of Kom Ombo, where the two gods Sobek & Haroeris were worshipped for a while.
Get back to your ship and enjoy your lunch on the sun deck, watching the unique landscape of the great river Nile.
Afternoon, enjoy chariot riding to Temple of Horus in Edfu, which is considered to be one of the most well preserved temples in Egypt.
After finishing your tour, you will be transferred back to your ship. Afternoon, you will enjoy relaxing on board your ship. Dinner will be served on board. At night Egyptian Folkloric Show party will be operated by staff on board.
Day 05: Luxor West & East Banks
Breakfast on the Nile cruise. After that you will start your magical tour in Thebes, the sacred land by exploring the wet bank of Luxor including Valley of the Kings, which considers as the royal cemetery of the Theban kings and rulers of ancient Egypt, and the place where our Pharaohs were buried.
After that, you will proceed to visit Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari. This temple is considered as one of the most wonderful examples of the Architecture in ancient Egypt, because it was totally carved inside the mountain.
At the end of the tour you will visit Colossi of Memnon, which is belonging to king Amenhotep III.
After that you will return to your ship to have your lunch.
Later on , after the Lunch on the Cruise , you will enjoy your tour discovering the East Bank of Luxor, including the most wonderful Karnak Temples Complex, which is considered to be the biggest complex construction in the world covering an area of a hundred.
Finish your lovely tour in Temple of Luxor,built by one of the kings of the 12th dynasty & completed by the well know king Ramses II.
After finishing your day tour, you will be transferred back to your Nile cruise for Dinner and overnight on the Cruise.
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 05.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)