This 8-day leisurely cruise visits the celebrated sights of Upper Egypt and some
of the finest monuments in ancient antiquity. Included are visits to the Valley of
the Kings, the Colossi of Memnon and the temples of Karnak and Luxor. Stay on
board the MY Mirage, a superior cruise vessel with 62 cabins featuring large
panoramic windows and an outdoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and sun deck.
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Fly from London to Luxor with Egyptair. Transfer to the MY Mirage for a 7-night
Morning visit to the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and the
Colossi of Memnon. Sail to Edfu via Esna lock. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Temple of Horus. Afternoon cruise to to Aswan. (B, L, D)
Morning visits to the Aswan High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of
Philae. In the afternoon, take a felucca trip on the Nile. (B, L, D)
Full day at leisure. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the temples of Sobek and Haroeris. Cruise to Luxor. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the temples of Luxor and Karnak. Afternoon at leisure to visit
the house of Howard Carter or the Valley of the Queens. (B, L, D)
Morning transfer and fly to London with Egyptair. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is led in each destination en route by a local tour guide.
This tour is based in 4-star cruise accommodation
When on board the Nile cruise, transfers and excursions
are operated as a group with other passengers who may or may not be Cox &
This tour departs every Monday from 2 January 2017 to 11
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation
standards or flight options, or a cruise-only price, please call 020 7808 6784 or
The MY Mirage has 62 cabins including triples and suites. Standard cabins are 20 sq metres while suites offer a more spacious option. All cabins feature a large panoramic window and are comfortably furnished with en suite facilities. Leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool with jacuzzi and a shaded sun deck with lounger - an ideal place to watch the Nile pass by. There is also a library, gift shop and payable internet access. The main restaurant serves a mixture of traditional and international cuisine. A buffet breakfast is served daily while lunch and dinner are either a buffet or a set menu with a choice of starters, mains, soups and desserts. Afterwards, retire to the bar and lounge area for a post-dinner aperitif. There is also a sun deck bar for afternoon drinks and snacks, offering wonderful panoramas of the...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
CNY2017: 7 Nights
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