Oberoi Philae Cruise Itinerary
Day 1: Luxor Arrival & Embarkation
Welcome to Luxor! Upon your arrival at the airport, our team will be there to greet you and escort you to the luxurious Oberoi Philae Luxury Nile Cruiser. Once on board, indulge in a delectable lunch and settle into your elegant accommodations. In the afternoon, embark on a mesmerizing journey to explore the magnificent Luxor and Karnak Temples, immersing yourself in the grandeur of ancient Egyptian civilization. Return to the cruise for a delightful tea at the club lounge, followed by a captivating evening cocktail reception, an exquisite dinner, and an overnight stay in Luxor.
Day 2: Luxor Tours & Cruise to Esna
Start your day with a sumptuous breakfast on board before venturing out for a fascinating exploration of Luxor's renowned sites. Visit the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs found eternal rest, and witness the splendor of King Tut's tomb, the imposing Ramses the Sixth, Dier Elmadina, Habu, and the Colossi of Memnon. Return to the cruise for a delightful lunch, and then set sail towards the enchanting Esna Lock. As you pass through the lock, marvel at the engineering marvel that allows ships to navigate the Nile's changing water levels. Enjoy afternoon tea at the club lounge, followed by a delectable dinner and a comfortable overnight stay in Esna.
Day 3: Sail to Edfu & Kom Ombo
After a satisfying breakfast on board, set out for a morning visit to the magnificent Temple of Edfu, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus. Delve into the rich history and intricate carvings of this well-preserved ancient structure. Return to the cruise for a delightful lunch as you continue sailing towards Kom Ombo. Take in the breathtaking views of the Nile and indulge in afternoon tea at the club lounge. In the evening, explore the fascinating Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to the gods Sobek and Horus. Conclude the day with a delightful dinner and an overnight stay in Kom Ombo.
Day 4: Aswan City Sightseeing Trips
After a nourishing breakfast on board, set off on a morning excursion to the iconic High Dam, an engineering marvel that controls the mighty Nile River's flow. Discover the majestic Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, which was relocated to its current location to save it from flooding. Return to the cruise for a delightful lunch, and in the afternoon, embark on a fascinating motorboat journey to the Nubian Museum, where you'll uncover the rich heritage of the Nubian civilization. Enjoy a delightful dinner and a peaceful overnight stay in Aswan.
Day 5: Disembarkation & Departure from Aswan
Enjoy a final breakfast on board as you prepare to disembark from the magnificent Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise. Bid farewell to the attentive crew and the luxurious surroundings. Our team will be ready to transfer you to Luxor airport, where you will catch your flight back home. Take with you cherished memories of an unforgettable Nile cruise experience with Oberoi Philae.
Experience the epitome of luxury and elegance as you sail along the timeless Nile River, exploring ancient wonders and immersing yourself in the rich history of Egypt aboard the Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise.
The Oberoi Philae Cruise Facilities:
- 24/7 Reception
- Private docking areas
- Restaurant with varied menus on a daily basis.
- Nightly entertainment programme
- Sun Deck with Swimming pool and jacuzzi
- Personal Care Attendant throughout your holiday.
- On-board elevators and access for physically-challenged guests.
- Laundry and daily housekeeping service
- Internet and games room
- Therapy rooms with a private shower and steam room
- Gymnasium On board
- Library and Cigar Lounge
- Egyptologist for all shore excursions
- Medical service on call (24/7)
- Fully purified water, filtered and softened before distribution
- Major credit cards accepted on board Nile Cruises
The Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise Egypt Cabins:
- The Cruise Features 22 elegantly appointed cabins and Luxury Suites
- Air conditioning with individual control
- 10" pillow topped mattress
- Blackout blinds
- Coffee machine
- Personal bar
- Soundproof, openable French window
- 24-hour express laundry
- Alarm and docking station
- High-definition 40" LED television
- DVD player
- Electronic safe
- High speed WiFi access
- Wireless telephones
- iPod docking station
- Private bathroom offers hair dryer
- Overhead, multi pressure shower
- Handheld shower
- Weighing scales
Oberoi Philae Cruise Items
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- All transfers by modern AC deluxe vehicle
- The Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise on full board basis
- All Cruise excursions sharing Nile cruise group
- Entrance fees to Luxor and Aswan sights
- English-speaking tour guides during sightseeing
- All service charges and taxes
Oberoi Philae Cruise Gems
Oberoi Cruise is spacious accommodations, all-day food, revitalizing spa treatment, an in-house movie theatre, and dance floor luxury amenities complemented by our genuine concern for all your needs.
Oberoi Philae features three restaurants. The main one offers delicious, freshly cooked food. It is a cozy, elegant dining area with a menu that mixes the finest Western, Indian, Asian, and Middle Eastern cuisines, freshly cooked on the boat by Oberoi chefs. The poolside restaurant offers panoramic vistas up and down the River Nile. It serves light meals, snacks, and a special menu. At the same time, The Bar and Cigar Loung club is for exclusive dance and film evenings. It serves drinks and beverages at intimate tables. It also has dancing floors and an auditorium for entertainment on the cruise.
The Oberoi Philae Nile cruise features three types of accommodation. You can open the windows of your luxury cabin for never-ending River Nile views. Admire the view from the comfort of your chair or your mattress. These spacious cabins come with a living room and a bathroom with a shower. The Luxury Suites are created to provide a relaxing cruise with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking River Nile views. The large interiors comprise the king-size bedroom with a living area and a bathroom with a separate bathtub, shower, and changing room. At the Luxury Suites with a Terrace, The unobstructed River Nile views can be appreciated from your spacious king-size bedroom, a sun lounger on your private terrace, or your heated outdoor pool. The impressive 55 square meters of interiors are designed in soothing natural colors and a touch of Egyptian contemporary art. They also feature the living room and bathrooms with an independent shower, bathtub, and a separate changing room.
The Swimming Pool at The Oberoi Philae Luxury Nile Cruiser is a temperature-controlled pool on the upper level. You can take a dip or lounge on a lounger at the pool's edge with a beverage and snacks while enjoying the River Nile views.
The Oberoi Philae Cruise fitness center is air-conditioned, equipped with River Nile views, and various cardio and weights equipment. Ms Oberoi Philae spa treatments are exclusively for you. A temperature-controlled pool, an air-conditioned fitness center, and a gender-neutral salon for women. There's also a beauty salon that caters to ladies and gentlemen.
Therapists who are well-versed in delivering health and wellness can guide you through uplifting experiences that lead to less stress, improved skin, and relaxation. They also offer holistic treatments, which comprise Thai, Balinese, Ayurveda, and the signature Oberoi massage.
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Oberoi Philae Cruise FAQs
How much does it cost to book Oberoi Philae?
the 4 nights Oberoi Philae cruise itinerary starts from 1372 Usd while the 6 Nights Oberoi Philae Nile river cruise starts from 2055 Usd.
When was Oberoi Philae Nile cruise built?
Oberoi Philae luxury Nile cruise was built in 1996 and refurbished in 2015
How is the Oberoi Philae deck plan?
Ms Oberoi Philae has is small ship with 22 cabins for 42 passengers and operated by 20 English-speaking staff.
What are the Oberoi Philae Nile cruise sailing dates?
The Oberoi Philae luxury Nile cruise sails on scheduled departures, to be advised upon request.