There would be no Egypt without the Nile. Discover the civilization that rose along its banks, starting with Cairo, the Pyramids and the Sphinx. Explore Luxor’s legendary temples and tombs, t...
Enjoy a trip to the heart of Egypt, and take the Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan or Lake Nasser Cruise. It is the best way to see the incredible ruins of Ancient Egypt and modern life along the banks of the Nile, which has brought life to Egypt for millennia.
By Sailing onboard Egypt Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan, you will have the chance to visit fascinating attractions in the Ancient Upper Egypt such as Luxor Temple (The World’s Largest Outdoor Museum), Karnak Temple (The heart of Egypt during the New Kingdom), Hatshepsut Temple (Hatshepsut is distinguished in history for being one of the most successful pharaohs of Ancient Egypt), Philae Temple (Philae rose to prominence during the Ptolemaic Dynasty as the center of the cult of the goddess Isis) and more!
Furthermore, you can experience a relaxing journey to the south on a Lake Nasser Cruise to see the monuments and ruins of Ancient Nubia. You will spend an evening docked next to the temples at Abu Simbel (these huge rock-cut temples marked the southern boundary of the Egyptian Empire with Nubia at the peak of its power during the New Kingdom).
Mövenpick Nile cruise ships send you on an fascinating journey on one of the world’s most famous and beautiful rivers. The Nile, the true gem of Egypt represents a true source of life, fertility and wealth of the ancient world and today. Cruise the Nile and explore the mysteries of 7,000 years of ancient Egyptian history.
Our Nile cruise holidays combine top facilities, premium service and fantastic shore excursions from Luxor and Aswan. Choose one of our cruise ship concepts with journeys from four to a maximum of twelve days. We will make your Egyptian Nile cruise an unforgettable experience.
Egypt is home to one third of the world's antiquities, while Luxor is referred to as the world's greatest open air museum.
Opportunity to explore an ancient civilisation with access to 5,000 years of ancient Egyptian history.
Cruise the epic Nile River on board authentic boutique ships, guided by world renowned Egyptologists Wonderful blend of East and West.
Legendary Egyptian hospitality and service.
The Nile was the lifeline of ancient Egyptian civilisation and today the banks of the river are dotted with ancient tombs and temples.
Lying 420 miles south of Cairo, Luxor is the most dramatic historical site in Egypt - and is often referred to as the world’s greatest open air museum. Luxor is the modern day name for Thebes, the ancient capital city of the New Kingdom Pharaohs. Today, Luxor is home to more than half of Egyptian antiquities and is a must-see destination for any visitor to Egypt.
Aswan is the “Jewel of the Nile”. Pink and grey granite thrusts upward through the Nubian sandstone, forming mountains, cliffs and jagged outcrops. The Nile runs clear and cold here, and endless waves of golden sand swirl against its banks.
Q-How much is a Nile cruise? A-Nile cruises offered online or by JOURNEY TO EGYPT start from around $150 per day and that's for 5 star standard cruise ships. Generally these prices include 3 meals a day, plus 10 expert-led shore excursions with a Certified Professional Guides.
Q-Best time for Nile River Cruise? A-The best time to for Nile Cruise is October through April when the temperatures are mild and good weather. However, late spring – Easter Time – is also prime tourist season.
Q-Is it safe to do a Nile Cruise?A-There is no FCO advice against travel to Cairo, Alexandria, the tourist areas along the Nile, and the Red Sea resorts of Sharm el Sheikh and Hurghada. The section of the country between the Nile and the Red Sea is also considered mostly safe.
Q-Which is the best Nile Cruise Ship?A- Most Nile Cruise Ships carry between 70 and 120 passengers and have four or five decks (but no lift), including a sun deck with loungers and a pool. The uber-stylish Oberoi Zahra is currently considered the best boat on the Nile.
Q-How long is a Nile Cruise?A-Most Nile cruise itineraries are a 3 night Nile cruise, 4 night Nile Cruise or 7 night Nile cruise. More exotic trips can occasionally stretch from 10 days to two weeks know as Long Nile Cruises
Q-How far is Luxor from Aswan? A-The distance between Luxor and Aswan is 181 km. The road distance is 214.5 km.
Q-Is the Nile River safe to swim in? A-Yes, of course! Every week our guests swim in the Nile without any problems or cause for concern. The currents ensure that you are swimming in clean, non-stagnant water.