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 Fairmont Nile City 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 Sonesta St
George 1 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.
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
7 January 2017 to 23 December 2017.
The Fairmont Nile City is one of Cairo's newest hotels, taking up the third tower of the prestigious Nile City office and retail complex in the center of Cairo. It is situated in a prime location overlooking the river Nile and just 30 minutes from the Sphinx and Great Pyramids at Giza. The interior architecture perfectly reflects the building's modern combination of luxury and tranquillity. With modern rooms and an array of restaurants and leisure facilities including a rooftop pool this luxurious property is one of Cairo finest hotels.
The hotel has 567 luxury rooms and suites including three luxurious Fairmont Gold Floors. Each Fairmont Gold room offers the added benefits of an exclusive floor, private lounge and reception area, high speed internet access, complimentary coffee and tea, morning newspaper, overnight shoe shine and twice daily housekeeping services.
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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 Mövenpick 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 Sonesta St George I has 37 Standard cabins, 9 Presidential cabins and 1 Royal Suite. Standard cabins are 22 sq metres with a French balcony and are designed in a classic French style. Presidential suites are more spacious - 44 sq metres - with a separate living room. Leisure facilities on board the vessel include an outdoor swimming pool with jacuzzi on the sun deck, a fitness centre with sauna, steam room and two treatment rooms, and a gift shop. Breakfast is served as a buffet while an à la carte menu or a buffet are on offer for lunch and dinner. The restaurant affords excellent views of the River...
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.
TRN2017: 7 Nights
Seeing the Great pyramid, Sphinx and the tombs in the Valley of the Kings.Miss Ann Colbert
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...