4 Days Aswan Abu Simbel Nile River Cruise

Embark on an extraordinary 4-day Aswan to Abu Simbel Nile River Cruise, offering an enchanting journey through Egypt’s ancient wonders. Sail along the majestic Nile River, exploring iconic temples, historical sites, and breathtaking landscapes. This all-inclusive cruise promises an immersive and luxurious experience, with expert guides, comfortable accommodations, and top-notch service. Book now to secure your spot and receive instant confirmation. Our travel company also offers customizations, including flexible pickup times, to make your trip truly unforgettable. Read on to discover the highlights, advantages, detailed itinerary, inclusions, exclusions, pricing, tips, FAQs, and more for this exceptional tour package.


The 4-day Aswan to Abu Simbel Nile River Cruise is a journey back in time, where you’ll witness Egypt’s grandeur and history. Sail on a traditional Dahabiya, a luxurious and intimate sailing boat, as you travel through the heart of ancient Egypt. This carefully curated cruise ensures an unforgettable experience, combining historical exploration with modern comforts.


  • Explore the stunning Abu Simbel Temples, UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Discover the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, and the impressive Aswan High Dam.
  • Sail along the picturesque Nile, passing traditional villages and lush landscapes.
  • Experience the vibrant Nubian culture and hospitality.
  • Optional visit to the Nubian Village for an authentic cultural experience (subject to availability).


  • Intimate and personalized experience aboard a Dahabiya, with a limited number of guests.
  • Expert Egyptologists as guides, offering in-depth knowledge and captivating storytelling.
  • Luxurious amenities and comfortable cabins, ensuring a relaxing and enjoyable journey.
  • Carefully planned itinerary, covering must-see sights and hidden gems.
  • All-inclusive package, covering accommodation, meals, sightseeing, and entrance fees.
  • Flexible pickup times and customizable options to tailor the tour to your preferences.


Day 1: Aswan – Embarkation and Aswan Sightseeing

  • Welcome aboard! Meet our friendly crew and settle into your luxurious cabin.
  • Visit the Philae Temple, a beautiful island sanctuary dedicated to the goddess Isis.
  • Explore the Aswan High Dam, an engineering marvel.
  • Overnight onboard in Aswan.

Day 2: Aswan – Abu Simbel Excursion

  • Early morning excursion to Abu Simbel Temples, dedicated to Ramses II and Queen Nefertari.
  • Marvel at the impressive statues and intricate carvings.
  • Return to Aswan for overnight onboard.

Day 3: Aswan – Kom Ombo – Edfu

  • Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the unique Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to Sobek and Horus.
  • Continue sailing to Edfu, taking in the serene Nile views.
  • Overnight onboard near Edfu.

Day 4: Edfu – Disembarkation in Luxor

  • Visit the Edfu Temple, one of the best-preserved ancient Egyptian temples.
  • Disembark in Luxor, bidding farewell to the Nile and our crew.


  • Accommodation on the Dahabiya cruise.
  • Expert Egyptologist guide.
  • All meals during the cruise (breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • Entrance fees to all included sights and attractions.
  • Onboard entertainment and cultural performances.
  • Transfers to and from the cruise (can be customized).


  • International airfare to and from Egypt.
  • Visa fees (if applicable).
  • Optional tours and activities.
  • Personal expenses and gratuities.


Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo:Le Méridien – Steigenberger Pyramids- Ramses Hilton- Helnan – Barcelo Pyramids- Pyramisa

Luxor: Steigenberger Nile. 

Nile cruises: MS Emilio, MS Radamis, MS Princess, MS Sara

3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars
Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room650 $699 $799 $
Solo traveler1050 $1100 $1300 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room750 $839 $950 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler1200 $1290 $1400 $
Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Kempinski – Fairmont Cairo – Hilton Curnrad -Marriott Sheraton- Hilton Golf pyramids

Luxor: Hilton – Sonesta St. George.

Nile Cruises: MS Amwaj Nile Cruise, MS Nile Premium, MS Bule shadow, MS Jaz Jubilee, Crown Emperor, Steigenberger.

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room1500 $1800 $
Solo traveller2400 $2650 $
Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Four Seasons -Marriott Mena House – Kempinski Nile Deluxe – Fairmont Nile Premium – Hyatt Regency

Luxor: Sofitel Winter Palace.

Nile cruises: Sanctuary Sun Boat – Oberoi Cruises – Movenpick Royal Cruises – Sonesta Cruises – Le Fayan – Ms Farah -MS Acamar 

All year roundChristmas and Easter
Price per person in dbl room2250 $2500 $
Solo traveller3450 $3700 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Pack comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for warm days and cooler evenings.
  • Protect yourself from the sun with hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
  • Stay hydrated by carrying a refillable water bottle.
  • Respect local customs and dress modestly when visiting temples and religious sites.
  • Bring a camera to capture the stunning landscapes and historical sites.
  • Exchange some local currency (Egyptian pounds) for small purchases and tips.


  1. Q: Is the Dahabiya cruise suitable for families with children? A: Yes, families are welcome aboard the Dahabiya. We offer child-friendly activities and accommodations.
  2. Q: Are there any optional tours available? A: Yes, we offer a range of optional tours and activities that can be booked during the cruise.
  3. Q: What languages are the guided tours conducted in? A: Our guided tours are available in English, but private tours in other languages can be arranged upon request.
  4. Q: Can I book a private cruise for a group? A: Absolutely! We offer private charters for groups and can customize the itinerary according to your preferences.
  5. Q: Are vegetarian or special dietary options available? A: Yes, we can cater to various dietary requirements. Please inform us in advance, and we will make necessary arrangements.

Key Travel Details

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General Tips

  • Always wear comfortable shoes.
  • Buy a local SIM card.
  • Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
  • Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.
  • Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.
  • Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.
  • Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.
  • Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights

  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.
  • Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.
  • Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.
  • Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.
  • Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.
  • Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.
  • Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.
  • Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.
  • Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

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