Oberoi Philae Itinerary
Embark on a captivating journey along the Nile River with the Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise. Experience unparalleled luxury and impeccable service as you explore the enchanting wonders of Egypt. Our 7-day itinerary combines ancient temples, historical sites, and breathtaking landscapes, offering an unforgettable adventure filled with discovery and relaxation.
Day 1: Nile Cruise From Luxor - Luxurious Beginnings
Upon arrival, you will be warmly greeted and transferred to embark on the exquisite Oberoi Philae Nile Cruise. Indulge in a delightful lunch on board, savoring gourmet cuisine as you settle into your luxurious surroundings. At 4:00 p.m., treat yourself to a refreshing tea at the club lounge before embarking on an evening excursion to the fascinating Luxor Museum. Conclude the day with a sumptuous dinner and a restful overnight stay on board.
Day 2: Dendera & Abydos Tours - Ancient Marvels
Immerse yourself in ancient history as you visit the magnificent Abydos and Dendera Temples. Marvel at the intricate carvings, well-preserved structures, and captivating legends that surround these archaeological gems. Return to the cruise for a delightful tea at the club lounge at 5:00 p.m., followed by a delectable dinner and another luxurious overnight stay.
Day 3: Luxor Sightseeing Tours - Majestic Temples
Enjoy a free morning to embark on an optional hot air balloon trip, offering breathtaking views of Luxor's iconic landmarks. After a delicious breakfast and lunch on board, embark on an afternoon tour to the awe-inspiring Luxor and Karnak temples. Witness the grandeur of these ancient sites as your guide unveils their fascinating stories. At 5:00 p.m., unwind with tea at the club lounge, followed by a glamorous cocktail reception, dinner, and overnight stay aboard the cruise.
Day 4: Luxor West Bank & Esna - Royal Tombs and Ancient Artisans
Delve deeper into Luxor's rich history as you explore the Valley of the Kings, including the legendary tomb of King Tut, the majestic Ramses the Sixth, and the fascinating sites of Dier Elmadina, Habu, and the Colossi of Memnon. As you sail towards Esna, enjoy a delightful lunch on board while crossing the Esna Lock. At 5:00 p.m., treat yourself to tea at the club lounge, followed by a delectable dinner and an overnight stay on the cruise.
Day 5: Edfu & Kom Ombo Tours - Temples and River Serenity
Embark on a morning excursion to the impressive Edfu Temple, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus. Witness the architectural marvels and intricate details that adorn this ancient site. Afterward, sail to Kom Ombo and enjoy a leisurely lunch on board. At 5:00 p.m., relax with tea at the club lounge before embarking on an evening tour to the captivating Kom Ombo Temples. Indulge in a delightful dinner and spend the night on the cruise, surrounded by the tranquil ambiance of the Nile.
Day 6: Aswan Sightseeing Tours - Engineering Feats and Cultural Gems
Discover the wonders of Aswan as you embark on a morning city tour, visiting the impressive High Dam and the magnificent Philae Temple. Marvel at the engineering marvel of the High Dam, which stands as a testament to human ingenuity. Explore the Philae Temple, an architectural masterpiece that was relocated to its current location to preserve it from the rising waters of the Nile. Enjoy a delectable lunch on board before embarking on an afternoon visit to the Nubian Museum, accessed by a scenic motorboat ride. At 5:00 p.m., savor a cup of tea at the club lounge, followed by a delectable dinner and a luxurious overnight stay on the cruise.
Day 7: Disembarkation - Farewell to an Unforgettable Journey
As your remarkable journey comes to an end, it's time to bid farewell to the Oberoi Philae Luxury Nile Cruise. After a final breakfast on board, disembark the cruise and transfer to Aswan Airport for your departure, carrying with you cherished memories of ancient wonders and unforgettable experiences.
Experience the epitome of luxury and discovery on the Oberoi Philae Cruise, where every moment is tailored to create an exceptional and unforgettable voyage through Egypt's timeless treasures.
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
Philae Nile Cruise 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 Items
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- All transfers by modern AC deluxe vehicle
- 6 Nights Nile Cruise Oberoi 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
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Oberoi Philae 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.