Full Itinerary


Type of Tour:

Scheduled departure

Operates: Tuesdays ex Aswan
Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
Visit: Aswan – Kom Ombo – Edfu – Esna – Luxor
Includes: • Arrival transfer in Luxor and departure transfer in Aswan (or vv)
• 4 night Nile Cruise sailing Luxor – Aswan
• Sightseeing as per itinerary
• Meals as indicated in itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
Excludes: • Airfare and airport taxes
• Extras at hotels and meals not mentioned
• Travel insurance, visa cost and tips
Notes: • Cruise departures subject to change
Accommodation: 5* DLX Sonesta Nile Cruise or similar on Tuesday

Full Itinerary

You will be transferred from the hotel or airport to your Nile Cruiser. After lunch you will be able to enjoy an afternoon Felucca ride on the Nile; depending on the route you might catch a glimpse of the Botanic Gardens on Kitchener’s Island, the Elephantine Island, and Aga Khan’s Mausoleum (view only, no visit).
Overnight:  Nile Cruiser  (LD)

To start the day you will visit the High Dam, a huge rock-fill dam, which captures the world’s longest river. Then travel by motorboat to Agilika Island and visit the reassembled Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis. Thereafter the cruise gets underway to Kom Ombo where you will visit the Temple of Sobek and Haroeris.
Overnight:  Nile Cruiser  (BLD)

This morning you will take a horse-drawn carriage to Edfu to the famous and best-preserved ancient Greek-built temple, the Horus Temple. Then the cruise continues to Esna and later to Luxor.
Overnight:  Nile Cruiser  (BLD)

Today you will drive to the West Bank and visit Thebes Necropolis and the Valley of the Kings where very few of the rock-cut tombs escaped grave robbers. At Deir al-Bahri you will visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, built for the only woman who ruled Egypt. Then you will see the Colossi of Memnon. In the afternoon you will visit Karnak Temple, a complex dedicated to Amun Ra, and Luxor Temple discovered beneath the shifting desert sands.
Overnight:  Nile Cruiser  (BLD)

After breakfast, you will disembark and be transferred to Luxor airport.  (B)


(Scheduled departure cruise, departs Tuesdays) – Min. 2 pass.  – Up to 40 pass.

5 Days
4 Nights

Currency Per Person Sharing Single Room Supplement
5* Deluxe (Tuesdays only)        
1 Jul – 27 Sep 2019 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 632 400
28 Sep – 31 Oct 2019 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 825 613
1 – 30 Nov 2019 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 832 613
1 – 21 Dec 2019; 5 Jan 2020 – 6 Apr & 7 – 17 Apr 2020 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 875 682
21 Dec 2019 – 4 Jan 2020 & 7 – 17 Apr 2020 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 1 263 944
1 May – 30 Jun 2020 from: Aswan – Luxor USD 775 575

Includes:  Transfers in Aswan and Luxor,  4 night Nile Cruise, sightseeing as per itinerary, meals as indicated in itinerary

All rates will be converted at time of final payment according to ITT’s bank selling rates.  Please double check the final ZAR amount with us on day of payment.  All services are subject to availability at time of booking and subject to the General Terms and Conditions of ITT Inspirations Travel & Tours (PTY) LTD.

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