Christmas Nile Cruise Itinerary
5-Day Christmas Nile Cruise: Luxor to Aswan
Day 1: Arrival in Luxor and Embarkation
- Upon arrival in Luxor, you will be warmly welcomed and transferred to board the luxurious Nile cruise ship.
- Enjoy a delectable lunch on board as you begin your enchanting journey along the Nile.
- In the afternoon, explore the majestic Karnak and Luxor Temples on the East Bank of the Nile.
- Indulge in a delightful dinner and spend the night aboard the Nile Cruise, immersed in luxury and festive ambiance.
Day 2: Luxor Exploration and Sail to Edfu
- Wake up to a delicious breakfast on board, ready to discover the wonders of Luxor.
- Embark on a captivating tour to the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs were laid to rest. Marvel at the grandeur of the Hatshepsut Temple and the impressive Colossi of Memnon.
- Enjoy a sumptuous lunch on board the cruise ship and set sail towards Edfu.
- Indulge in a delightful dinner and spend the night surrounded by the serene beauty of the Nile on your cruise ship.
Day 3: Edfu and Kom Ombo Excursions
- Start your day with a delectable breakfast on board the Nile Cruise.
- Explore the captivating Ptolemaic Temple of Horus in Edfu, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus.
- Sail to Kom Ombo and visit the remarkable Temple of Sobek, dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed god Horus.
- Enjoy a delectable lunch on board as you continue sailing towards Aswan.
- Relish a delightful dinner and spend the night aboard the Nile Cruise, reveling in the festive atmosphere.
Day 4: Aswan's Splendors
- After a delicious breakfast on board, get ready to explore the captivating city of Aswan.
- Visit the impressive Aswan High Dam, a marvel of modern engineering, and the beautiful Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis.
- Discover the unfinished obelisk, showcasing the ancient Egyptians' remarkable craftsmanship.
- Indulge in a delectable dinner and spend the night aboard the deluxe Nile Cruise, savoring the last moments of your Christmas voyage.
Day 5: Disembarkation in Aswan
- Enjoy a final breakfast on board the Nile Cruise, bidding farewell to the remarkable journey.
- Disembark from the cruise ship in Aswan and transfer to the airport for your departure flight, carrying with you cherished memories of a magical Christmas Nile Cruise experience.
4-Day Aswan to Luxor Nile Cruise: Christmas Adventure
Day 1: Embarkation and Aswan Tours
- Upon arrival in Aswan, you will be met and transferred to board the Nile cruise ship before lunch.
- Visit the impressive Aswan High Dam, the magnificent Philae Temple, and enjoy a delightful sail on a traditional Felucca boat along the Nile.
- Indulge in a delicious dinner on board and spend the night in Aswan, immersed in the festive atmosphere of Christmas.
Day 2: Kom Ombo and Edfu Tours
- Set sail from Aswan and arrive at Kom Ombo, where you will embark on a morning excursion to the impressive Temple of Sobek, dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed god Horus.
- Continue sailing towards Edfu and enjoy a delightful lunch on board the Nile Cruise ship.
- In the evening, immerse yourself in the captivating ambiance of ancient Egypt as you visit the Temple of Horus, one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt.
- Indulge in afternoon tea while sailing to Esna and savor a delectable dinner on board the cruise ship.
- Spend the night surrounded by the tranquility of the Nile, preparing for another day of exploration.
Day 3: Luxor Sightseeing Tours
- Arrive in Luxor, the majestic city of ancient wonders, and embark on a fascinating journey through time.
- Visit the awe-inspiring Karnak Temple, dedicated to the Theban triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu, and be mesmerized by the grandeur of Luxor Temple.
- In the evening, indulge in a vibrant disco and music session on board the Nile Cruise, celebrating the joyous Christmas spirit.
- Spend the night aboard the cruise ship, cherishing the memories of the day's adventures.
Day 4: Luxor Tours and Disembarkation
- Enjoy a delicious breakfast on board the Nile Cruise, fueling up for a day of exploration in Luxor.
- Disembark from the cruise ship and venture into the captivating Valley of the Kings, where you will marvel at the intricate tombs of ancient pharaohs.
- Visit the majestic Hatshepsut Temple, an architectural masterpiece dedicated to the powerful Queen Hatshepsut.
- Admire the towering Colossi of Memnon, two imposing statues that have stood the test of time.
- Engage in some delightful shopping in Luxor before being transferred to the airport for your final departure, bidding farewell to the enchanting Christmas adventure on the Nile.
Christmas Nile Cruise Items
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- All transfers by modern AC deluxe vehicle
- Christmas Nile Cruise booking 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
Christmas Nile Cruise Gems
- Embark on a luxurious Nile cruise, either from Luxor to Aswan or from Aswan to Luxor, during the festive Christmas season.
- Explore the iconic landmarks of Luxor, including the Karnak and Luxor Temples, the Valley of the Kings, the Hatshepsut Temple, and the Colossi of Memnon.
- Visit the captivating temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus and the crocodile god Sobek, respectively.
- Discover the splendors of Aswan, such as the Aswan High Dam, the Philae Temple dedicated to the goddess Isis, and the unfinished obelisk.
- Enjoy delightful meals and festive celebrations on board the luxurious Nile cruise ship.
- Immerse yourself in the rich history and enchanting ambiance of ancient Egypt.
- Cherish the memories of a magical Christmas journey along the Nile, filled with architectural marvels, captivating landscapes, and a joyous festive atmosphere.
Best Christmas Nile Cruise
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Christmas Nile Cruise FAQs
How much does it cost to book Movenpick Royal Lotus?
Mövenpick Ms Royal Lotus 3 nights from Aswan starts from 459 Usd while the 4 Nights from Luxor starts from 615 Usd.
When was Movenpick Royal Lotus Nile cruise built?
Royal Lotus Nile cruise ship was built in 2005
How is Movenpick Ms Royal Lotus Nile cruise deck plan?
Movenpick Royal Lotus has 5 decks with 60 cabins for 120 passengers and operated by 70 English-speaking staff.
What are Royal Lotus Nile cruise sailing dates?
Movenpick Royal Lotus Nile cruise sails weekly on Friday from Luxor and Monday from Aswan.