Luxury MS Movenpick Royal Lotus Cruise at Nile RiverEdit This
MS Mövenpick Royal Lotus is a floating luxury hotel with four decks, has been setting new standards since it began operations between Aswan and Luxor in November 2005. On Nile Cruise board is 62 tastefully furnished, spacious cabins with full comfort and are located on the upper decks so guests on board are always guaranteed perfect views of the stunning landscape surrounding the Nile. Movenpick Royal Lotus Nile cruise has been awarded the accolade of 'The Best Nile Cruise Ship' by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism.
Aswan / Luxor
4 Nights / 5 Days
Day 1: Nile Cruise Holidays - Aswan / Board Cruise
Your Nile cruise holiday will start with transfer from point of your arrival or your hotel in Aswan to board MS Movenpick Royal Lotus Nile River cruise at 12 PM. Lunch will be served aboard the cruise. Sailling by feluca around Kitchener's island and Aga Khan Mausoleum. Lunch and dinner on Nile cruise board, overnight in Aswan.
Day 2: Nile Cruise Holidays - Aswan / Kom Ombo
Breakfast will be served aboard Nile cruise, followed by guided tour in Aswan to visit High Dam built in 1970. With the dam created a reservoir of water, called Lake Nasser. The Dam is 114 metres high and 3.6 kilometres long; The Unfinished Obelisk lies, in its original location, in a granite quarry in Aswan. It is 42m in length and was most probably abandoned when some cracks appeared in the rock, during its construction. Had this obelisk been completed, it would have been the heaviest obelisk ever cut in Ancient Egypt, weighing nearly 1100 tons! Also you will visit Temple of Isis at Philae is one of the greatest Temples in Egypt and it occupies about a quarter of the island. It is the main Temple on the island, with its huge, complete, pylons and beautiful scenes. At 12 PM sailing to Kom Ombo to visit Kom Ombo Temple built during the Greco-Roman period .The temple is unique because it is in fact a double temple, dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god, and Horus the falcon-headed god. The layout combines two temples in one with each side having its own gateways and chapels. Afterwards you will sail to Edfu. Dinner on Nile cruise board, overnight in Edfu.
Day 3: Nile Cruise Holidays - Edfu
You will have breakfast at River Nile cruise board. Then visiting Edfu Temple, the best preserved and the second largest after Karnak. It was dedicated to the falcon headed god Horus. The temple you will see was built during the reigns of six Ptolemies - begun in 237 BC and finished in 57 BC. Edfu was believed to have been the site of the great battle between Horus and Seth. Then you will be back to cruise, have dinner during sailing to Luxor. Overnight will be spend in Luxor.
Day 4: Nile Cruise Holidays - Luxor
Breakfast will be served while sailing to Luxor. By arrival you will be transferred to visit West Bank of River Nile. You will start from Colossi of Memnon, two colossal statue of Amenhotep III, then visit Valley of the Kings, where tombs were hide deep into desert rock, richly decorated with treasure for afterlife of the pharaohs, you will visit 3 of them. Continue tour to Hatshepsut temple rises from desert rock with series of terraces, dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut only famous female pharaoh. Then you return back to cruise to having lunch, afterwards you will visit East Bank of Nile River. You will see Karnak temple dedicated to the God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu, each pharaoh left memory of him there and it let u to pass across centures. Continue your tour in Luxor temple builded by Amenhotep III with grandeur intention and have great number of pillars. It was connected by 3 kilimetres paved alley of sphinxes with Karnak Temple. Then you will be transferred to board to have dinner. Overnight stay will be in Luxor.
Day 5: Nile Cruise Holidays - Disembark cruise
You will have breakfast at Nile cruise board. After you will have transfer to the point of your departure in Luxor.
Meet and assist upon arrival and departure by our REP
Transfer by air-conditioned vehicle to your Nile cruise
Accommodation on full board basis on board the Nile cruise
All sightseeing tours as per the Nile cruise itinerary
Admission fees to the sights as per Nile cruise itinerary
Professional English speaking tour guide
All service charges and applicable taxes
Sound and Light show at Karnak temple
Child from 0-2 years old FREE
Child from 2-12 sharing DBL cabin 50% discount
Child over 12 years old adult price
Tour to Abu Simbel
Tour to Cairo
Accommodation in Aswan
Accomodation in Luxor
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