Enchanting Nile Odyssey: Luxor to Aswan Cruise Package from Hurghada, Egypt


Embark on a five-day Nile Cruise journey from Luxor to Aswan, commencing from the vibrant coastal town of Hurghada. This meticulously crafted itinerary offers an immersive exploration of ancient Egyptian wonders, including Luxor and Karnak Temples, the Valley of Kings, and the enchanting city of Aswan. With a perfect blend of guided excursions, onboard entertainment, and optional experiences like the Abu Simbel Tour, this cruise promises an unforgettable encounter with Egypt’s rich history and scenic landscapes.


  1. Luxor & Karnak Temples: Uncover the mysteries of Luxor Temple’s courtyard and the awe-inspiring Karnak Temple with its Sphinx-lined Avenue, Unfinished Propylon, and Hypostyle Hall.
  2. Valley of Kings: Traverse the West Bank, visiting the Valley of Kings, King Tut’s tomb, the Temple of Deir El Bahari, and the iconic Colossi of Memnon.
  3. Nile Cruise Experience: Enjoy a four-night cruise on the Nile River, discovering the treasures of Edfu, Kom Ombo, and Aswan, with delicious onboard meals and entertainment.
  4. Aswan’s Marvels: Explore Aswan’s landmarks, including the High Dam, Philae Temple, and the mesmerizing Nubian Folkloric Show.
  5. Optional Abu Simbel Tour: Delve into the grandeur of Ramses II’s temples with the optional Abu Simbel Tour, a testament to ancient engineering marvels.


  1. Seamless Transfers: Experience hassle-free transfers from Hurghada, ensuring a smooth start to your Nile Cruise adventure.
  2. Expert Guidance: Benefit from the insights of English-speaking expert guides, unraveling the historical significance of each site.
  3. All-Inclusive Package: Enjoy a comprehensive package covering accommodation, meals, transfers, and entrance fees.
  4. Optional Experiences: Tailor your journey with optional activities like the Abu Simbel Tour and a Hot Balloon ride for a personalized adventure.
  5. Comfortable Cruise: Relax in comfort on a four-night Nile Cruise, indulging in delectable meals, evening entertainment, and breathtaking views.


Day 1: Arrival from Hurghada to Luxor East Bank Tour Upon your arrival, our Ramasside tour guide will be waiting for you in the lobby of your hotel. Transfer to Luxor and explore the Luxor Temple, featuring the courtyard and granite statues of Ramses the Great. Continue to Karnak Temple, a magnificent complex with the Avenue of Sphinxes, Unfinished Propylon, Hypostyle Hall, Obelisks, and more. Transfer to the cruise for boarding before lunch. Enjoy lunch and afternoon tea on board, followed by dinner and a captivating Belly Dance show. (Optional) Attend the Sound & Light Laser Show at Karnak Temple. Overnight on the cruise. Lunch & Dinner Included

Day 2: Luxor West Bank Start your day with breakfast. (Optional) Take a Hot Balloon ride for an unforgettable experience over the Valley of Kings, Valley of the Queens, and the Mountain of the Nobles. Visit the West Bank, crossing the Nile to explore the Valley of Kings, King Tut’s tomb, the Temple of Deir El Bahari, and the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch on board, sail to Esna, and enjoy afternoon tea followed by a Disco Party. Overnight on the cruise. Full Board

Day 3: Edfu & Kom Ombo Breakfast on board, then visit the Temple of Horus in Edfu. Sail to Kom Ombo, have lunch on board, and explore the Temple Shared by the Two Gods Sobek & Haroeies. Overnight on the cruise. Full Board

Day 4: Aswan Tour Breakfast on board, sail to Aswan, and start your tour by visiting The High Dam, offering panoramic views of Lake Nasser. Explore the Philae Temple on the island of Agilkia, known for being relocated from its original island. Enjoy lunch, afternoon tea, and a Nubian Folkloric Show. Dinner on board and overnight in Aswan. Full Board

Day 5: Departure to Hurghada – Optional Abu Simbel Tour (Highly Recommended) Breakfast on board. (Optional, not included) Depart for the Temples of Abu Simbel, a colossal monument built by Ramses II. Disembarkation, transfer back to Hurghada by air, and transfer to the airport after breakfast.


  • 4 Nights Nile Cruise accommodation on a full board basis (Included sightseeing).
  • All transfers in Luxor and Aswan.
  • All tours and excursions in an A/C Car.
  • Transfer by air-conditioned vehicle.
  • English-speaking expert guide.
  • All visits include entrance fees.
  • All taxes and services.


  • Drinks and any personal expenses.
  • Tipping Kitty.

Season’s prices:

Plan A
May-SeptOct -April
Solo810 $990 $
Double529 $655 $

Movenpick Cruise – MS Concerto or similar

Plan B
May-SeptOct -April
Solo835 $1050 $
Double580 $710 $

MS Sonesta San George – Ms Amwaj – MS Nile Premium or similar

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  1. Clothing: Dress comfortably for the day’s activities, considering both historical sites and leisurely moments. Sun protection is essential.
  2. Footwear: Wear comfortable and sturdy shoes, especially during onshore excursions.
  3. Hydration: Stay hydrated, particularly in the desert climate. Carry a reusable water bottle during tours.
  4. Photography: Capture memories but be aware of photography regulations, respecting the sanctity of historical sites.
  5. Optional Experiences: Consider participating in optional experiences such as the Abu Simbel Tour and Hot Balloon ride for an enhanced adventure.


  1. When is the best time to embark on this Nile Cruise?
    • The best time is during the cooler months, from October to April, for a more comfortable experience.
  2. Is the Abu Simbel Tour mandatory?
    • No, it is optional. However, it is highly recommended for those seeking to explore additional historical marvels.
  3. What is the onboard experience like during the Nile Cruise?
    • Enjoy a comfortable and entertaining cruise with delicious meals, evening shows, and breathtaking views of the Nile.
  4. Are entrance fees included in the tour price?
    • Yes, entrance fees to specified attractions are included, offering a hassle-free experience.
  5. What is the tipping policy for the cruise?
    • Tipping is not included in the package; travellers may consider a tipping kitty for guides and staff.