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Christmas Nile Cruise

Christmas Nile Cruise

Luxury Christmas Nile Cruises 2022/2023

A Christmas Nile cruise is an excellent way to see Egypt during the festive season. The luxurious cruises of the Nile river will take you to some of the best attractions in upper Egypt. Whether you spend your Egypt Christmas vacation in the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Luxor, or Aswan, you will have an amazing time. Luxury Christmas Nile cruise ships also provide their passengers with a high level of onboard service and sumptuous meals.

The Nile river cruises over Christmas are still one of the most popular ways to experience Egypt's ancient sights. They're practical ways to travel between famous sites and offer panoramic countryside views. You'll have the opportunity to visit the Karnak Temples, Luxor Temple, Edfu, Kom Ombo, and Abu Simbel Known Temples. You'll also get to enjoy the spectacular illuminations of the monuments from the water. The luxury Nile cruises are available in various lengths. A three or four nights cruise will give you a taste of Egypt and the major sites.

The Nile cruises depart as scheduled weekly and provide you with 3, 4 & 7 nights of accommodation and full board. In addition, they provide transfers from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan, and vice-versa. You can also take optional excursions during your stay on board. Typically, the Nile Cruise departs Aswan to Luxor on Fridays, Mondays & Wednesdays, and from Luxor to Aswan on Saturdays, Mondays & Thursdays.

Booking a Nile cruise at Christmas, you'll be able to see the incredible Temple of Abu Simbel and the Temple of Queen Nefertari. These temples were discovered in the 18th century and moved to their present locations in the 1960s with the help of the Egyptian government and UNESCO. Ramses II built the temples to honor himself and his queen. The murals on the walls show his victory in the Battle of Kadesh.

During your Egypt Christmas Holiday will be dedicated to sightseeing and rest. An Egyptologist guides you to the double temples at Kom Ombo. The twin temples are dedicated to the falcon-god Horus and the crocodile-god Sobek. Xmas Nile cruise will also include a tour of Ancient Luxor and the Valley of the Kings.

The Valley of the Kings is one of the highlights of the Nile river cruise. This ancient burial site contains brilliant paintings, stunning hieroglyphs, and adorned tombs. The tour will leave you spellbound and remain in your memory for years. Afterward, relax on the luxurious Nile river breeze on one of the Nile river cruises.

Dress appropriately for the Egyptian climate. Wear lightweight clothing and avoid see-through fabrics. Also, cover your legs and upper arms if you visit mosques. During the night, wear a light scarf or pashmina to keep warm. A comfortable pair of walking shoes are also recommended.

Christmas Nile Cruise FAQs

How much deposit should I pay for luxury Nile river cruise?

To book luxury Nile and Lake Nasser cruises you will pay 25% of the total price as fixed deposit, it goes up to 50% for during peak periods.

What does Nile luxury cruise include?

Our luxury Nile river cruise includes accommodation, guided tours, return airport transfers, and meals mentioned in every cruise itinerary. 

Do you book the luxury cruise down the Nile with international airfare included?

Yes, upon booking your cruise on the Nile luxury you can ask to include your international flight tickets.

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