Experience the best Egypt has to offer,
cruising on the luxurious Sonesta St
George 1. The journey takes in the celebrated
sights of Upper Egypt, including the
Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Karnak
and the Aswan High Dam, while plenty
of time is set aside to explore Cairo, the
pyramids and the Egyptian Museum.
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Fly from London to Cairo with Egyptair. Transfer
to the Movenpick Pyramids for 2 nights. (N)
Full-day tour of the Egyptian Museum, citadel
and bazaar. (B)
Transfer to Cairo airport for early morning flight
to Luxor. On arrival, transfer to the Movenpick Royal Lily for a 4-night
cruise. Afternoon visit to the temples of Luxor
and Karnak. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Valley of the Kings and
Queens and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Sail to Edfu via Esna lock. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to the Temple of Horus. Afternoon
cruise to Kom Ombo and visit the Temple of
Sobek and Haroeris. Cruise to Aswan. (B, L, D)
Morning visits to the Aswan High Dam, the
Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.
Afternoon felucca trip on the Nile. (B, L, D)
Disembark in the morning. Fly to Cairo and
transfer to the Movenpick Pyramids for 1 night. (B)
Morning tour of Giza to see the pyramids and
the Sphinx. Afternoon transfer to Cairo airport.
Fly to London with Egyptair. (B, L)
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 escort.
Features 5-star accommodation in Cairo and an upgraded
When on board the
cruise, the transfers and excursions relevant to
that cruise are operated as a group with other
passengers who may or may not be Cox & Kings
We can offer a reverse 3-night cruise itinerary
that operates from Aswan to Luxor, departing
London every Wednesday. A detailed itinerary is
available on request. For a price quote based on
alternative accommodation standards or flight
options, or a cruise-only price, please call
020 7808 6784 or email email@example.com.
This tour departs every Saturday from
2 January 2016 to 25 March 2017.
An ideal place to spend a holiday in the shadow of the great pyramids of Giza. Located on the edge of the Sahara and surrounded by luxuriant gardens, the Movenpick Resort Cairo - Pyramids resembles a desert oasis: cool, tranquil and inviting. Each room has a private veranda to enjoy the lovely surroundings at the foot of one of the world´s seven wonders and an immense heated pool welcomes swimmers all...
The Mövenpick MS Royal Lily is the flagship vessel of the Mövenpick Nile cruise range, sleek and modern in style with light, airy interiors. The 56 cabins are spacious and contemporary with individually controlled air conditioning, a choice of double or twin beds, plus a television, minibar and shower room. The Royal suites feature a lounge area, panoramic windows and a fully fitted bathroom. Leisure facilities include a large sun terrace with a plunge pool and jacuzzi, a small gym and large saloon bar with panoramic windows. The MS Royal Lily sails between Luxor and Aswan on a 4-night itinerary, and returns to Luxor from Aswan on a 3-night...
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.
Considered to be the most picturesque of all
Egypt’s towns, spend additional nights here to
relax at the end of your tour. Visit the renowned
Nubian Museum and the Temple of Kalabsha,
built during the reign of Emperor Augustus
and moved to its new location during the
construction of the Aswan High Dam. Take high
tea on the terrace at Hotel Sofitel Legend Old
Cataract to fully appreciate the views of the
Nile.From £210 per person including 2 nights’
accommodation at the Basma Hotel, private
transfers and a full-day guided tour of the
Nubian Museum and the Temple of Kalabsha.
(B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (N) = No Meals
Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.
Extend your stay at a hotel of your choice and
add a tour of the Pyramids in Saqqara and
Dahshur, which offer excellent examples of how
the first Pyramids were constructed. Alternatively
visit Coptic Cairo, the oldest quarter of the city,
which contains early Christian churches and
Africa’s first mosque. In the evening, enjoy the
sound and light show at the Sphinx, which tells
the story of ancient Egypt.From £180 per person including 2 nights’
accommodation at the Conrad hotel, private
transfers and a full-day guided tour of Saqqara
and Dahshur or Coptic Cairo.
One of the highlights of any trip to Egypt is
a stay in Luxor. Its renowned East and West
Banks are home to the temples and burial
chambers of the Pharaohs. Extend your stay to
visit these sights and many more that may not
have featured on your cruise itinerary. On the
West Bank, go beyond the Valley of the Kings
and visit the Valleys of the Nobles, the Queens
and the Artisans, and on the East Bank discover
the incredible artefacts on display in the Luxor
Museum.From £220 per person including 2 nights’
accommodation at the Sonesta St George
hotel, private transfers and an extended full-day
tour, either of the West Bank including the
Valley of the Queens, Howard Carter’s house
and the Tomb of the Nobles; or of the East
Bank including the Luxor Museum and the
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
TRZ2016: 7 Nights
Cairo - the Triumphant City - is the glorious capital of Egypt, the cradle of...
Luxor is a modern city, full of the monuments of both ancient Egyptian and other, more...
This luxurious journey features some
fascinating additional visits in Cairo,
including the Royal Mummy Room at
the Egyptian Museum and the Solar
Boat Museum in Giza. Stay at Cairo’s