5-day Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan with Hot Air Balloon and Abu Simbel

5 days

Enjoy the beautiful Nile Valley scenery and the real Egyptian life from the deck of a 5-star Nile Cruise Ship on a 5-day cruise from Luxor to Aswan. Explore the highlights of the sightseeing in Luxor and Aswan, stop en the route to visit the Pharaonic sites of interest such as; Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples. Experience the exciting trip of the Hot Air Balloon in Luxor. And discover the most impressive temples of Abu Simbel 285 km from Aswan. Have fun and enjoy plenty of night entertainments of the belly dancing show, galabiya party, Nubian show or disco and more in 5 days and 4 nights on 5 stars Nile Cruise.

Day 1 - Arrival Transfer to Nile Cruise & Luxor East Bank

Our licensed tour guide will meet and assist you at Luxor Airport/Railway station or Hotel to be transferred by A/C van to your 5 stars Nile Cruise to check in before lunch. Have lunch on board. Then, start your tour by visiting the largest temple ever;

Karnak Temple built through 2000 years, covering an area of about 63 acres. Then we proceed to visit the famous temple of Luxor; Luxor Temple Proceed to visit Luxor Temple, where ancient Egyptian, Christian, and Islamic features are exhibited. Admire its obelisk and statues.

Back to the cruise and have Dinner on board.

Meals: Dinner   

Day 2 - Hot Air Balloon & Luxor West Bank

Early Morning pick up to the marine where we're going to take a motorboat to the west bank of Luxor enjoy the life trip Hot Air Balloon

 After that we will start the visit of the West Bank to explore the Theban Necropolis by visiting the Valley of the Kings, where the pharaohs from the New kingdom hewn their tombs in the mountains aiming to hide their treasure and protect their mummies.

 Then to the Mortuary temple of the famous queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahari. End your tour in the West Bank by a photo stop in front of the gigantic statues of Memnon. Return to the cruise by noon to have your lunch. Start sailing down the River Nile to cross Esna Lock.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner  

Day 3 - Edfu temple, Kom Ombo temple, Enjoy Sailing

Breakfast on board then with our tour Guide will pick you up once the cruise land Visit the Temple of Horus  in Edfu after you finish your tour will transfer you back to the cruise then sail to Kom Ombo. Lunch on board. Visit The Temple of Kom Ombo Shared by the Two Gods Sobek & Haroeies in Kom Ombo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner  


Day 4 Abu Simbel Temples from Aswan

Around 4:30, your guide will pick you up for Abu Simbel trip (sharing a small group), to visit one of the most impressive places in Egypt; the rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel with their unique design built for King Ramses 2nd and his beloved Queen Nefertari. Back to the cruise by noon to have your lunch and enjoy free afternoon.

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner  

Day 5 - Aswan Tour (Philae Temple, High Dam) & Departure Transfer

Check out after breakfast. Discover with your guide the highlights of Aswan and listen to the story of the Nubian immigration. Start your tour by visiting the High Dam; achieved in 1960 to protect Egypt from the flood and generate electric.

Proceed to visit the Philae Temple dedicated to goddess Isis, using a small motorboat to get there. Later on, you will be transferred to Airport to catch the flight to Cairo and our Driver will pick you up from Cairo Airport to transfer you to your hotel in Cairo and end of Trip.

Meals:  Breakfast

Highlights: Luxor East Bank, Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple, Hot Air Balloon, Valley of the Kings, the Mortuary temple, Temple of Horus, The Temple of Kom Ombo, the rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel, High Dam, Philae Temple. Hot air balloon ride.

Departure: Monday, Thursday, Saturday. 

Includes: a guide, Luxor hotel/airport/railway station pick-up, Aswan airport drop-off, meals according to the program, cruise accommodation in double cabin, hot air balloon ride. Not included: entrance tickets. Minimum 2 people. The price for single cabin is 599 Eur.

With GetExperience since 2022
Meeting point
Luxor, Luxor City, Luxor, Luxor Governorate, Egypt
Important to know
Free cancellation
Plans are subject to change, and sometimes unexpectedly. So you can cancel your event free of charge 24 hours before the start.
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