Pyramids & the Nile
The pyramids of Giza are the country’s most photographed monuments, the timeless Nile is its most vital asset. These two icons of Egypt come together on a tour of tombs, temples, and treasures
Travellers have been enthralled by Egypt for centuries and our Nile river cruises will show you why.
Home of the pyramids, pharaohs, and a history of biblical proportions, Egypt is a country as rich in culture and heritage as it is mysterious and alluring. Our action-packed cruises in Egypt are a true feast for the senses. Travellers have been enthralled by Egypt for centuries and our Nile river cruises will show you why. All you have to do is decide which Nile cruise to choose.
Each of our Nile river cruises offers you a different itinerary. Whichever you choose, you’ll be enthralled by all that Egypt has to offer. Many of our cruises in Egypt travel to Luxor, Edfu, Cairo, Kom Ombo and Aswan, allowing you explore the spellbinding sites of the colossal pyramids, the Sphinx at Giza, the hieroglyph-lined Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings tombs in Luxor.
The 600-Mile Nile cruise affords passengers 12 nights aboard the Mövenpick MS Darakum and offers a comprehensive tour of Egypt and its ancient history, including less-visited sites such as Amarna. Similarly, our Original Nile Cruise lets passengers discover the treasures of Tutankhamun, as well as explore the labyrinth streets of Old Cairo. Other Nile river cruises, such as the Treasures of the Nile, combine temples and tombs, with cocktails at sunset.
Whichever one of our cruises in Egypt you choose, we guarantee you’ll be enraptured by your surroundings.
Whichever Nile cruise you choose, you will experience life on board a truly luxurious vessel, designed to navigate the Nile’s waters as well as offer passengers the best vistas.
The Mövenpick MS Darakum has a Moroccan-inspired interior, with elegant touches, allowing you to relax and unwind in true opulence in one of its 52 cabins. The SS Misr, ‘the most luxurious steamship on the Nile’ on the other hand, is a much smaller vessel with only 24 private cabins. Expertly designed with modern comforts throughout, the SS Misr was originally constructed by the Royal Navy in 1918.
On our Pyramids and the Nile cruise you’ll get to experience life aboard the deluxe 5-star vessel - Mövenpick MS Hamees; the 70 air-conditioned cabins offer the perfect place to relax after a hard day’s exploring. The equally luxurious MY Alyssa on the From the Red Sea to the Nile has 60 cabins to choose from, including twin cabins, double executive cabins and suites.
All our Nile cruise vessels have been handpicked to ensure you enjoy only the finest experience as you explore Egypt. From spacious public rooms to modern and comfortable private cabins, each vessel offers international cuisine with exceptional onboard service. Sun decks offer unparalleled views of the surrounding landscapes, while plunge pools offer the perfect escape from the African heat.
Booking your place on one of our exclusive Nile river cruises is easy. Simply fill out the booking form online and a personal travel expert will contact you to confirm your place.
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Due to Popular Demand – additional dates added!
20 November & 11 December 2023
22 January & 9 December 2024
Taking you to the tombs of pharaohs and temples of the Gods, the former floating palace of King Farouk is fittingly regal and widely revered as ‘the most luxurious steamship on the Nile’