5 Days Abu Simbel Nile River Cruise Package

Embark on an unforgettable journey through time with our exclusive 5-day Abu Simbel Nile River Cruise Package. Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing beauty of Egypt as you sail along the legendary Nile River, flanked by ancient temples, lush landscapes, and enchanting historical sites. Delve into the mysteries of the past, experience the hospitality of the locals, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Book now and receive instant confirmation for this extraordinary adventure, with the flexibility to customize your trip to suit your preferences.


Discover the treasures of Egypt with our 5-day Nile River Cruise Package, offering an unparalleled exploration of the Abu Simbel region. Sail in comfort and style on a luxurious cruise ship, while experienced guides and Egyptologists lead you through awe-inspiring ancient sites. Unravel the mysteries of the Pharaohs, witness the grandeur of iconic temples, and experience the cultural richness along the banks of the Nile. This meticulously designed itinerary promises an exceptional journey that seamlessly blends adventure, relaxation, and cultural immersion.


  • Marvel at the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples, an engineering marvel built by Ramses II.
  • Embark on a serene Nile River Cruise, experiencing the breathtaking landscapes and daily life on the riverbanks.
  • Explore the timeless wonders of Aswan, including the Philae Temple and High Dam.
  • Visit the Kom Ombo Temple, a unique double temple dedicated to Horus and Sobek.
  • Unveil the grandeur of Edfu Temple, one of the best-preserved ancient monuments in Egypt.
  • Discover the iconic Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut in Luxor.
  • Enjoy optional excursions, including hot air ballooning over Luxor’s ancient sites.


  • Hassle-Free Experience: Let us handle all the arrangements, including accommodation, meals, and guided tours, so you can focus on enjoying your journey.
  • Expert Guides: Our knowledgeable Egyptologists will enrich your experience with fascinating insights into the history and culture of Egypt.
  • Luxurious Cruise: Travel in comfort and style on a top-tier Nile River cruise ship equipped with modern amenities.
  • Customization: Tailor the trip to your preferences, including adjusting the pickup time and adding optional excursions.
  • Unforgettable Memories: Witness iconic historical landmarks and immerse yourself in Egypt’s captivating heritage.


Day 1: Aswan Arrival and Philae Temple

  • Arrive in Aswan, where our representative will welcome you and assist with the boarding process.
  • Visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, beautifully located on Agilkia Island.
  • Enjoy a delectable dinner on board as the cruise sets sail.

Day 2: Abu Simbel Excursion and Nile Cruise

  • Embark on a morning excursion to the magnificent Abu Simbel Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Return to the cruise and relax as we continue sailing along the Nile.
  • Witness the daily life of the locals and the stunning landscape along the riverbanks.

Day 3: Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples

  • Explore the Kom Ombo Temple, a unique double temple dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus and the crocodile god Sobek.
  • Sail to Edfu and visit the remarkably preserved Edfu Temple, dedicated to the god Horus.

Day 4: Luxor – Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple

  • Arrive in Luxor and head to the West Bank to visit the Valley of the Kings, a vast necropolis of ancient Pharaohs.
  • Explore the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, a stunning mortuary temple rising out of the desert.
  • Optional: Experience a hot air balloon ride over Luxor’s historic sites (additional cost).

Day 5: Luxor East Bank and Departure

  • Visit the East Bank of Luxor, home to the Karnak Temple Complex, a vast network of temples, chapels, and pylons.
  • Explore the Luxor Temple, a magnificent ancient temple dedicated to the rejuvenation of kings.
  • Disembark after breakfast and bid farewell to Egypt’s timeless wonders as we transfer you to the airport for departure.


  • Accommodation on a luxury Nile River cruise ship.
  • All meals on board, including daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • Guided tours with experienced Egyptologists.
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites and temples.
  • Ground transportation for excursions and transfers.


  • International flights to and from Egypt.
  • Optional excursions not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Travel insurance.
  • 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 Room905 $1035 $1085 $
Solo traveler1515 $1565 $1590 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1080 $1110 $1170 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler1575 $1730 $1715 $
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 room1870 $2170 $
Solo traveller2820 $3120 $
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 room2670 $2920 $
Solo traveller3920 $4170 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress appropriately for temple visits, covering shoulders and knees out of respect for the local culture.
  • Stay hydrated and wear sunscreen, as Egypt’s climate can be hot and dry.
  • Bring comfortable walking shoes for exploring historical sites.
  • Capture your memories through photography, but be aware of any photography restrictions at certain sites.
  • Embrace the local cuisine and try traditional Egyptian dishes.

Trip Notes:

  • The cruise itinerary may be subject to change due to navigational restrictions or unforeseen circumstances.
  • The tour requires a moderate level of physical fitness due to walking and exploring historical sites.


  1. Is there Wi-Fi on the cruise ship? Yes, Wi-Fi is available on board, but connection speed may vary during sailings.
  2. Are meals catered for dietary preferences? Yes, please inform us of any dietary requirements in advance, and we will accommodate your needs.
  3. Can I extend my stay in Egypt? Absolutely! We can arrange pre or post-tour extensions to other destinations in Egypt. Contact us for details.
  4. Is tipping customary in Egypt? Tipping is a common practice in Egypt. Our guides will provide guidance on appropriate amounts.
  5. What currency should I bring? The local currency is the Egyptian Pound (EGP), but major currencies like USD and EUR are widely accepted.

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  • 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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