Luxury Sailing with Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise

Embark on an opulent voyage along the storied Nile River with the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise. Immerse yourself in pure luxury as you explore Egypt’s timeless wonders in style and comfort. With exquisite accommodations, personalized service, and exclusive experiences, this cruise promises an unforgettable journey through history and beauty. Book your luxury sailing experience on the Oberoi Zahra now and set sail on an extraordinary adventure!


Welcome to a world of refined elegance and sophistication on board the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise. Designed to cater to the most discerning travelers, this luxurious sailing experience offers an unparalleled blend of comfort, exclusivity, and cultural immersion. Discover Egypt’s iconic landmarks, ancient temples, and mesmerizing landscapes while indulging in the utmost opulence. Experience a seamless fusion of old-world charm and contemporary luxury as you cruise along the legendary Nile River.


  • Discover the treasures of Luxor and Karnak Temples.
  • Explore the captivating Valley of the Kings and Tutankhamun’s tomb.
  • Visit the magnificent temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo.
  • Marvel at the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Enjoy personalized service from a dedicated team of butlers and staff.


  • Unmatched luxury and exclusivity on the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise.
  • Lavish accommodations with breathtaking Nile views.
  • Gourmet dining featuring a fusion of international and Egyptian cuisine.
  • Expert-guided excursions to Egypt’s most renowned historical sites.
  • Personalized service from a team of highly trained butlers and staff.


Day 1: Luxor – Embarkation

  • Welcome aboard the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise in Luxor.
  • Visit the Luxor Temple, an ancient marvel of architecture.
  • Overnight stay in luxurious cabins/suites with Nile views.

Day 2: Luxor – Edfu

  • Explore the vast Karnak Temple Complex, a testament to ancient grandeur.
  • Discover the fascinating Valley of the Kings, the final resting place of pharaohs.
  • Sail towards Edfu.
  • Overnight stay on the Nile cruise ship.

Day 3: Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan

  • Visit the exquisitely preserved Edfu Temple, dedicated to the falcon god Horus.
  • Sail to Kom Ombo and explore the unique Kom Ombo Temple.
  • Continue sailing to Aswan.
  • Overnight stay on the Nile cruise ship.

Day 4: Aswan – Abu Simbel

  • Behold the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples, an architectural marvel relocated by UNESCO.
  • Optional visit to the Nubian Museum for an enriching cultural experience.
  • Overnight stay on the Nile cruise ship in Aswan.

Day 5: Aswan – Disembarkation

  • Explore the Aswan High Dam, a significant engineering feat.
  • Visit the picturesque Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis.
  • Disembark from the cruise in Aswan.


  • Luxurious accommodation in beautifully appointed cabins/suites with panoramic Nile views.
  • All meals: sumptuous breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, and gourmet dinner.
  • Expertly guided excursions to historical sites with Egyptologists.
  • All entrance fees for the mentioned attractions.
  • Onboard entertainment and cultural performances.
  • Complimentary bottled water, tea, and coffee throughout the cruise.
  • Arrival and departure transfers for a seamless experience.


  • International airfare to and from Egypt.
  • Egyptian entry visa fees.
  • Optional tours and activities not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses and gratuities.

Pricing Information:

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 Room1355 $1380 $1670 $
Solo traveler2190 $2225 $2295 $
Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room1750 $1780 $2160 $
Christmas & Easter – Solo Traveler2670 $2715 $2795 $
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 room2570 $3160 $
Solo traveller3290 $4340 $
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 room3870 $4320 $
Solo traveller5500 $8100 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress comfortably and elegantly for the evening dinners.
  • Pack sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses for sun protection during excursions.
  • Respect local customs and traditions during temple visits.
  • Stay hydrated and drink bottled water throughout the cruise.
  • Don’t forget your camera to capture the breathtaking moments.

Trip Notes:

  • The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise offers a limited number of luxurious cabins/suites, ensuring an intimate and exclusive sailing experience.
  • The itinerary is subject to change due to navigational conditions or unforeseen circumstances.


  1. Is the Oberoi Zahra suitable for families and children? Yes, families are welcome on board. Child rates and family-friendly activities are available.
  2. What amenities are available on the cruise ship? The Oberoi Zahra boasts a range of luxurious amenities, including a spa, gym, lounge, and library.
  3. Can I extend my stay in Egypt before or after the cruise? Certainly! We can assist you in arranging additional accommodation and tours according to your preferences.

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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