Nile River Cruise

Nile River Cruise – Nile Cruise Packages 2021/2022

The Nile River Cruise from Luxor to Aswan takes 5 days and vice versa Aswan to Luxor Nile cruise takes 4 days. You also have the option to go on around Egypt Cruise on the Nile from Luxor to Luxor or from Aswan to Aswan. Enjoing a Nile Cruise Journey between Luxor and Aswan or a Lake Nasser Cruise is the best way to see the incredible ruins of ancient and modern Egypt.

Nile cruise is one of the major attractions of Egypt sightseeing. The Egypt cruise spanning 4-5 days lets you explore the unparalleled beauty of the Egyptian land and get to know more about the Egyptian lifestyle and culture. The Egypt Nile Cruise travels between Luxor and Aswan covering a distance of 230 km.

We have Nile Cruise packages starting from Cairo with a city tour covering the major attractions in Cairo then tourists cover the distance by plane and embark on their cruise ship from Luxor or Aswan. In Luxor, the tourists visit major attractions like the Karnak temple, the Temple of Hatshepsut, and the Valley of Kings. This is followed by a cruise to Aswan after visiting the Edfu temple and Kom Ombo en route.



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Best Chosen Luxury Nile River Cruises

We have selected some of the finest & luxurious Nile cruise ships that you can choose from, then our operating staff will handle the booking & minor details such as the availability & the pickup time, and the location of your chosen cruise.

Check out all our available itineraries for Egypt Nile cruises and Lake cruises now and plan your long-awaited and dreamed trip with us.

Nile Cruise

4&5 Days, $420/person

Friday from Aswan, Monday from Luxor

Princess Sarah Nile Cruise

Princess Sarah Nile Cruise sails every Friday 03 nights from Aswan & every Monday 04 nights from Luxor.
Princess Sarah Nile Cruise is sailing in the Egypt Nile valley between Luxor and Aswan cruises or vice versa, offering the visit of Aswan tours, Nile Cruise trips & Luxor tours, discover ancient monuments, temples and five thousand years of Egyptian culture during a leisurely. Three or Four nights cruise in Egypt Nile, enjoy the beauty of the river Nile with Princess Sarah Nile Cruise.


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Family Friendly Nile Cruise

Concerto Nile Cruise

4&5 Days, $440 /person

Wednesday from Aswan & Saturday from Luxor

Concerto Nile Cruise

MS. Concerto Nile Cruise sails every Wednesday 03 nights from Aswan & Every Saturday 04 nights from Luxor to Aswan, it is ideal for Nile cruise packages. Concerto Nile cruise is sailing in the Egypt Nile between Luxor and Aswan cruises or vice versa, offering the visit of Aswan excursion tours, Nile Cruise package trips & Luxor tours, discover ancient monuments, temples and five thousand years of Egyptian culture during a leisurely three or Four nights Nile cruise packages in Egypt, enjoy with the beauty of the river Nile with Concerto Nile Cruise


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Family Friendly Egypt Cruise

Nile Cruise

4&5&7 Days, $480/person

Movenpick Royal Lily Nile Cruise

Movenpick Royal Lily Nile Cruise sails every Friday 03 nights from Aswan & every Monday 04 nights from Luxor. Discover the magic of Upper Egypt by enjoying unrivaled Swiss hospitality specifically designed for year-round cruising Movenpick MS Royal Lily. Offers spacious accommodation with every modern comfort and extensive public areas which in combination are perfect for relaxation and the tranquil beauty landscapes between Luxor and Aswan


Luxury Nile Cruise

Family Friendly Nile cruise

Nile Cruise

4&5&7 Days, $480/person

Movenpick Royal Lotus Nile Cruise

The Mövenpick MS Royal Lotus sends you on a trip connecting both land and water. Enjoy luxurious on-board travel while exploring the mysteries of 7,000 years of Egyptian civilization. The Nile is one of the world’s most famous and beautiful rivers. Experience a fascinating way to travel and relax at the same time.

Discover the magic of Upper Egypt by enjoying unrivaled Swiss hospitality specifically designed for year-round cruising Movenpick MS Royal Lily,


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Family Friendly

Mayfair Nile Cruise

4&5&7 Days, $680/person

Mayfair Nile Cruise

Aboard M/S Mayfair, retreat to elegant interiors, comfortable cabins, serene surroundings, and lavish dinners topped off with natural sight-seeing. A cruise aboard M/S Mayfair will be an unforgettable experience.

Sail between Luxor and Aswan with the Ultra Luxury Nile Cruise that is launched on the river Nile recently, we will make an unforgettable trip among the ancient civilization of Egypt while you cruising between Aswan and Luxor on river Nile banks.


Luxury Nile Cruise

Family Friendly Nile River Tour

Abu Simbel sun festival

10 Days, $1800/person

Abu Simbel Sun Festival

Add an extra special element to your Egyptian holiday by combining it with the magical Abu Simbel Sun Festival. Pyramids and Sphinx, cruise sailing on the Nile, the Valley of the Kings, and energetic Cairo all in 10 fun-filled days!


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Discover Egypt NILE CRUISE

Egypt Nile cruises offer a wide range of tour package options that let you explore Egypt to the full. Tourists can have a wonderful time at our world-class Nile cruise; enjoying the exceptional ambiance & relishing our authentic Egyptian and international cuisine.

Cruising the Nile River is certainly the most relaxing way to view Central Egypt’s treasures. Almost all Nile cruises sail between Luxor and Aswan in both directions and usually take from a minimum of 4 days one way. There are cruises from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan which last as long as 12 to 13 days one way. Most Nile cruises visit the popular sites of Esna, Edfu, and Kom Ombo before disembarking in either Luxor or Aswan. There is a lot of choice as it has been recorded that there are around 200 Nile River Cruise ships. These range from traditional paddle steamers to luxurious modern cruise ships. Most cruise companies employ the services of an Egyptologist, who will be your guide around the ancient sites you visit along the way. Modern vessels usually have a swimming pool while some provide nightly entertainment in the form of belly dancing shows. At night, many of the temples and monuments are illuminated and the sight of them from the river can be breathtaking on Egypt vacations

Recommended Nile River Cruise Packages

Nile River cruises are the finest travel experience in “The Land of Pharaohs” where our Nile River Cruises will provide a close-up to all the ancient monuments of Upper Egypt in Luxor and Aswan with the ultimate relaxation and efficiency.

With so many different choices to choose from, we broke it down to you to only 4 types of cruises you can board down the Nile. Browse them and pick what suits your taste.

Luxor and Aswan Nile Cruise 

3 Nights Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor

4 Nights Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan

Cruise the Nile and explore the mysteries of 7,000 years of ancient Egyptian history along the Nile between Luxor and Aswan, with top facilities and premium service. Take in the scenery of the Nile Valley while enjoying daily tours from your cruise.

Lake Nasser Cruise

We also offer Lake Nasser Nile river cruise can be found sailing continuously between the mythical city of Aswan & the great temple of Abu Simbel.

Experience a relaxing journey to the south with a Lake Nasser cruise to see the monuments and ruins of Ancient Nubia. You will spend an evening docked next to the temples at Abu Simbel.

Dahabiya Nile Cruise

If you prefer to enjoy a unique small boat in the Nile River then our Dahabiya Nile Cruises are here for you. The private small ships know as Dahabiya Nile cruise will be the magical vessel that reveals all the charm & beauty of Luxor and Aswan. The unique Dahabiya is all-inclusive transportation that provides the greatest sense of peace and tranquility.

Long Nile Cruise

Enjoy a long sail with long Nile cruises, starting at the capital of Egypt, Cairo, and ending your journey far south at the picturesque city of Aswan. Visit Egypt’s major cities: Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan.

One important question remains: What is the best time of the year to take a Nile cruise? The best time to take a cruise down the Nile River is between October and April. During these months the weather is not too hot, so you will get the chance to enjoy your day trips to the iconic sights from Luxor to Aswan and lounging on the deck of your cruise. Unlike the summer months when the heat is intense.

Nile Cruise Tips

  • Never worry about which season you should come to visit Egypt since the weather is ideal all through the year.
  • Bring your camera with you to keep every wonderful moment you spend either on the cruise ship or during the tours.
  • Don’t forget to bring both light summer clothes just like shorts & shirts and heavy clothes like a jacket or a sweater.
  • You will need to get your Sun-block, your hat, & sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun rays while touring the historical sites.
  • Remember to enjoy the super high deluxe facilities and services located onboard the Nile cruises like Spa, Sauna, Gym, Sun deck and more.

Nile Cruise Highlights

  • Unleash your mind and spirit across the marvelous Nile views on the banks of the Nile River.
  • The Nile River will lead you to witness the Immortal Pharaonic civilization in Upper Egypt.
  • You will enjoy visiting the precious tombs and treasures of the ancient Egyptian kings and queens.
  • The Nile cruise experience will give you the opportunity to discover all the fabulous landmarks of the Nile banks.
  • Heading down far south in Aswan, you will take have the chance to discover how wonderful this Nubian city really is.


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Frequently asked questions about Cruising in Egypt

Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

Egypt is nearly crime-free; as Lonely Planet notes, “The incidence of crime, violent or otherwise, in Egypt is negligible compared with many Western countries, and you’re generally safe walking around day or night.”

What is the best Nile cruise in Egypt?

M/S Mayfair Cruise.

Mövenpick Royal Lily Cruise.

Mövenpick Royal Lotus Cruise.

Ms. Concerto Nile Cruise

Princess Sarah Nile Cruise

Sonesta Moon Goddess.

Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise.

Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise.

Sonesta Star Goddess Cruises.
M/S Esplanade Cruise.
Nile Goddess Cruise.

What do you wear on a Nile Cruise?

There are no “formal nights” or other theme nights on Nile Cruises, so you can just go with resort casual. Slacks are fine, as are dresses. Bare shoulders are acceptable in the cruise dining room, so feel free to wear what you feel good in.

How Much does a Nile River Cruise Cost?

The cost of a standard Nile River cruise between Luxor & Aswan will range from $450 to $750 for 3,4, or 7 nights. The cost of a high Luxury Nile River cruise between Luxor & Aswan will range from $790 to $1299 for 3,4, or 7 nights.

How Much does an Egypt vacation package cost?

Starting from only $950, a package is your passport to inexpensive travel. Custom build your Egypt trip by choosing from our comprehensive range of airfares, hotels, and rental cars.

What is the best time to visit Egypt?

The best time to visit Egypt is from September through to April. Christmas, New Year and Easter are also very popular times to visit, so it’s wise to book early.

How many days are enough to visit Egypt?

If you make the trek out to the Red Sea, plan to spend at least 2 full days there in order to get the most out of the journey. So if you tack on the Red Sea, that means you’ll be in Egypt for about 7-8 days total at least. Anywhere from 5-8 days is pretty typical for trips to Egypt, even all the way from North America.

Is it a common practice to give tips in Egypt?

Service charges are by default included in the bill when dining in a restaurant. However, these fees go to the restaurant and not the waiters. Knowing this it is advisable and courteous to directly tip the servers with an additional 10 %.

How can I obtain my Visa to visit Egypt?

Visitors and travelers to Egypt are required to carry a passport valid for at least six months from their arrival date. However, in an effort to revitalize tourism in Egypt the following nationalities can purchase a 1-month entry visa on arrival. The Nationalities that benefit from the aforementioned exception are Australia, Canada, Croatia, the European Union, Georgia, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Macedonia, South Korea, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and The U.S.A. The Process for acquiring these entry visas is extremely simple and only takes a mere couple of minutes through any bank window before proceeding to customs.

Is Abu Simbel worth visiting?

Absolutely! The temples of Abu Simbel are some of most impressive and unique temples you will see in Egypt, so it is well worth the visit.

Egypt Nile Cruise Packages

Egypt Nile River tours, travel packages, Nile cruise, and Family-friendly tours all tailor-made

Booking Egypt Nile Cruise can’t be easier, only choose a city name to search by (Aswan or Luxor) and all Egypt Nile Cruise Packages of this city will appear to you in a few easy steps. We offers Egypt Cruises and Egypt tourist attractions according to the best destinations in Egypt and also the best things to do in Egypt.

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