Explore this Best 7 Nights Mayflower Nile Cruise Itinerary From Luxor.
While gigantic pharaonic temples and gorgeous tombs glisten, the Mayflower Nile Cruise itinerary offers quiet cruising in the heart of the Nile on board this excellent Nile Cruise, the Mayflower. They’ll whisk you away to ancient Egypt, along with all of its wonders and mysteries, as well as a personal Egyptologist. A competent Egyptologist will discover the secrets of the pharaohs on our Mayflower Nile Cruise. You will be able to explore the majority of the famous Egypt sites from Luxor to Aswan and observe all of the complexity in the heart of ancient Egypt because you will find a point that will transfer you to another event in ancient Egypt history. Contact us to book Mayflower Nile Cruise today.
You’ll journey from the pharaohs’ daily lives to the mysteries and secrets of their afterlife. Enjoy a lovely tour of old Egypt in an air-conditioned private vehicle during our 7-night Mayflower Nile Cruise itinerary.
|Trip Duration:||8 Days / 7 Nights|
|Tour Category:||Nile Cruise Tours|
|Trip Theme:||Egypt Nile Tours|
|Cities to Visit:||Luxor - Aswan|
|Available for Handicap:||yes|
|Group Size:||4 to 10 persons|
|Style:||Style - Comfort - Educational - Cultural|
|Nile Cruise:||Mayflower Nile Cruise ,|
Monday - Check-in
Karnak and Luxor Temples
Theba, the greeter of the ancient Egyptian monarchy, will greet you on Saturday. In this ancient Egyptian metropolis, magnificent pharaonic architecture and sparkling treasures abound. At Luxor Airport or Luxor Train Station, an Egypt United Tours representative will greet you (depending on your preference). He has a sign with your name on it. This individual handles all of the paperwork and chauffeurs you and your belongings in comfort in a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Your friendly driver will take you to the Mayflower Cruise. When you arrive, sit back and relax; your agent will take care of the rest. On your Nile Cruise, lunch will be provided at 1:00 p.m. The stunning sights and pure Nile air of Luxor.
Your Egyptologist will take you up at 02.30 p.m. and drive you to a magnificent pharaonic religious complex that includes Egypt's most important ancient temple. You cross this wall built by ancient Egyptians to be in a complete religious record for the pharaohs at this well-preserved pharaonic metropolis. The magnificent Karnak Temple will greet you.
Meanwhile, the Luxor Temple is steeped in pharaonic history and served as a safe haven for emperors like Amenhotep III.
Later, in your own vehicle, your Egyptologist will transport you back to your Mayflower Cruise. At 05:30 p.m., take a leisurely stroll along the Nile while sipping tea.
At 7:30 p.m., join your Nile Cruise board for an Egyptian celebration. Have a wonderful dinner at 8:00 p.m.
Finally, music and a relaxed stay in your stateroom will enrich your Nile Cruise evening.
Tuesday - Sailing To Edfu
Valley of The Kings & Sailing to Edfu
On Sunday at 8:00 a.m., you'll be treated to a stunning glimpse of the Nile. Enjoy a great breakfast on Mayflower Nile Cruise. Your Egyptologist will then take you to the pharaohs' legendary afterlife. Pharaohs are revered as gods on the planet you've arrived (according to their beliefs).
Your private automobile will next bring you to the Valley of the Kings' most beautiful royal tombs via the Necropolis of Thebes' underground pharaoh tunnels.
Returning to the Nile Trip for a peaceful Nile trip into the Nile's heart, we arrive at Edfu around 12 p.m.
Sit on the Nile's banks around 1:00 p.m. and eat a wonderful meal while watching the farmers arrive. On Mayflower Nile cruise, enjoy tea and a cocktail party. Then, about 8:00 p.m., have a leisurely meal on the Nile's coast before landing in Edfu.
Wednesday - Sailing To Kom Ombo
Kom Ombo Temple Visit
On Monday at 8:00 a.m., a sumptuous breakfast awaits you on Mayflower Cruise board. At 10:00 a.m., the tranquil travel to Kom Ombo begins. You will tour the ancient Egyptian god Sobek's house in the same way that the ancient Egyptians did. Have lunch at 1:00 p.m. while watching the sailing.
Then, about 4:00 p.m., visit the magnificent Kom Ombo Temple, which is located near this famous pharaonic site.
At 05.30 p.m., the journey to this lovely city of Aswan begins. In a fascinating atmosphere, each sailing step pulls you forward. While travelling to Aswan, enjoy a cup of tea. A Galabeya Party includes a delectable meal.
You'll spend the night in Aswan as part of Mayflower Nile Cruise.
Thursday - Abu Simbel Temples Optional Tour
Abu Simbel Temple- Kitchener's Island- Agha Khan
On Tuesday, at 04.30 a.m., Mayflower Nile Cruise will serve a delicious appetizer meal in preparation for a visit to this hallowed location for the pharaohs, which offers a beautiful sunrise vista. Two gigantic pharaonic sculptures greet you as you approach the mountain's stunning pharaonic temple. It's the Abu Simbel Temple.
Inside Abu Simbel Temple, massive Ramses II statues stand proudly among exquisite pharaonic décor for you to admire. It's one of the enigmas of Pharaonic architecture.
After that, in your private air-conditioned sedan, you and your private Egyptologist will return to Mayflower Nile Cruise for lunch at 1:00 p.m.
You'll have the chance to see Aswan's spectacular natural splendour around 3:30 p.m. You may float among beautiful flowers, tropical trees, fruits, and chattering birds on Kitchener's Island. Another example is Agha Khan, a Fatimid architect noted for his exquisite works.
Return at 5.30 p.m. for tea and relaxation. Then board the ship at 07.30 p.m. for this amazing Nubian Shows event.
Before returning to your Aswan cruise ship, enjoy a great supper.
Friday - Aswan Tour
Aswan High Dam- Nasser Lake- Unfinished Obelisk- Philae Temple
On Wednesday, the day begins with a fantastic breakfast. Nasser Lake, the world's largest man-made lake, is the result of the Aswan High Dam's twentieth-century puzzle.
Your Egyptologist will then drive you to a pharaonic Granite Quarry, where you can witness the world's tallest Obelisk, which is still visible with the pharaohs' lines, marking the Unfinished Obelisk, one of the pharaonic architecture mysteries.
After that, your Egyptologist will take you on an amazing journey along the Nile's heart, passing by Osiris, the ancient Egyptian god, and Isis' house, the Philae Temple. From Philae port, where you first meet Nubians, you take a water taxi to this magnificent pharaonic temple in the middle of the Nile, which resembles a piece of jewelry.
Your Egyptologist then whisks you away in style to Mayflower Nile Cruise for a relaxing ride to Kom Ombo at 12 p.m. Your delectable meal will be ready for you to enjoy while sailing at 12.30 p.m.
The incredible sailing trip to Edfu continues. While listening to relaxing music, enjoy your supper and the gorgeous night.
Saturday - Sailing Back To Luxor
Edfu Temple Tour
To begin, be ready for your Egyptologist's wonderful horse-drawn carriage ride to Edfu Temple on Thursday morning.
You can view the spot where Horus killed Set, the horrible god, when you arrive at this temple. The pharaohs carved great events into the walls of Edfu Temple. Edfu Temple is the best-preserved temple in ancient Egypt. It allows you to see the temples as they were when the Egyptians first started building them.
You board the Nile Sail for a cruise to Luxor at 11 a.m. While sailing, enjoy a great dinner and a 1:00 a.m. transit through Esna Lock.
Then take a free tour of Luxor's streets and bazaars with your Egyptologist by your side. Return to your Mayflower Nile Cruise for dinner at 8:00 p.m. The Luxor Cruise Board provided beautiful music and a lovely vacation.
Sunday - West Luxor Tour
Temple of Hatshepsut- Deir El Medina- Valley of The Nobles- Colossi of Memnon
Breakfast is served onboard Mayflower cruise ship every Friday at 6:00 a.m. You start your day in the Theban Necropolis in west Luxor. Your car will transport you and your Egyptologist to the Nile's west bank, where you will be greeted by the magical afterlife.
A spectacular temple has been constructed on the mountain's pinnacle. It depicts Queen Hatshepsut, an ancient Egyptian queen who was both powerful and clever.
Then it's on to the Valley of the Nobles, where you may get a glimpse into the daily lives of the pharaohs, complete with bright, unique decorations crafted by ancient Egyptians.
Then you'll embark on a journey through humanity's city, which is filled with magnificent temples, breath-taking tombs, gleaming wealth, and fantastic objects created by their own hands. Pharaonic homes with everyday tools In ancient Egypt, there exist streets that haven't changed in thousands of years. So you've arrived in the pharaonic capital of an ancient Egyptian craftsman. Deir El Medina is the name of the city.
We return to your Mayflower Nile Cruise for lunch and a quiet hour at 1:00 p.m. At 4 p.m., two pharaonic giants known as the Colossi of Memnon will be revealed. The pharaohs' voyage to immortality and resurrection with their pharaonic guards begins with the grandeur of the sunset on Luxor's west bank. Return to Mayflower Nile Cruise at 5.30 p.m. for a relaxing time with a cup of tea.
Relax and enjoy your dinner at 8:00 p.m. before retiring to your Nile Cruise board for the night.
Monday- Check out
The Mayflower Nile Cruise Itinerary's Final Day
Breakfast will be served on board Mayflower cruise ship at 7:00 a.m., amid the fresh Nile atmosphere. Your representative completes your check-out processes at 8:00 a.m. The second destination on the tour is the Hapu Temple, which was built during Ramses III's reign.
Then you will be driven to Luxor airport/train station in your own air-conditioned vehicle (as per your choice). Finally, your representative welcomes you and completes the required papers, allowing you to depart Luxor in style.
MS Mayflower 8 Days from Luxor itinerary Includes:
- Expert pick-up service and assistance at Luxor Airport/ train station.
- 2 comfortable transfers from/to Luxor train station/ Luxor airport via private A/C vehicle.
- A private modern air-conditioned vehicle driven by a friendly driver transfers you to all sites named in the itinerary above.
- 7 Nights accommodation onboard of Mayflower 5* Luxury Nile Cruise (Luxor to Aswan) ( (Aswan to Luxor ) with full-board (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
- An Egyptologist fluent English speaking tour guide accompanies you to all tour the sites above itinerary.
- Service Charges & all taxes.
- 7 Dinner meals, 7 Lunch Meals, and 7 breakfast meals.
MS Mayflower 8 Days from Luxor itinerary Excludes:
- Entry visa to Egypt.
- Entrance fees for all landmarks named in the itinerary.
- Personal needs, including calls and internet usage.
- All optional tours are not unnamed in the above itinerary.
- Tipping and Gratuities.
Tour Attractions and Highlights
Start from $1875$2055 / Person
Our above rate is from 1st June to 31st August.
From 1st Sep to 30th April a supplement of 25% is applicable except for Christmas and New Year.
Peak season from 20th Dec to 10th Jan (Xmas & New Year) Supplement is 40%.
Rates and Prices above are quoted in US Dollars per person in Double occupancy, Due to Covid 19 Triple Rates are not available.
Single Supplement is 40% extra on double rate.
Rates Policy for Children
- 0 - 2 Years are Free of Charge
- 2 - 6 Years get 75% discount of adult tour rates.
- 6 - 12 Years get 50% discount of adult tour rates.
- 12+ Considered adult person
- Our Rates policy for children above are applicable to children sharing rooms with their parents with Maximum 2 children per room.
- In case your tour to Egypt includes domestic air flights, an additional charge may apply for child according to flight ticket rate.
Egypt United Tours Safety Precautions During Covid 19
- All Our Staff are wearing face masks during tour and they are all checked daily for negative PCR Test
- Checking Travelers’ Body Temperature upon arrival and departure.
- Regular Daily Sanitizing for all our Transportations and vehicles.
- Complementary Face-mask daily for all travelers.
- For Accommodation we deal only the licensed hotels, Nile Cruises and tourism resorts which meet with the International health regulation for maximum occupancy of fifty percent.
- We ensure keeping social distance during all our tours.
- We provide hand free sanitizer for your use with all our staff.
- Taking The necessary action immediately for travelers and team in case of any symptoms appears.
- Follow up with all travelers 24/7 to ensure our clients health and safety.
Recommended things to pack for Egypt Trip
- Hand Sanitizer - Comfortable Walking Shoes – Hat – Camera or good mobile – Sunscreen Cream – Sunglasses
- If you plan your tip to Egypt in winter from November till March, a Jacket and worm clothes are a must, rest of the year comfortable cotton summer clothes are OK.
- Six Month Valid Passport.
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