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Steeped in history and home to some of the world’s most visually stirring sights, Egypt has long captivated travellers in search of something a little different…
That's why we're offering you a a 7-night 4* full board Emilio Prestige River Nile cruise from just £119pp, saving you up to 74% off OMGhotels.com's prices.
If you've always wanted the authentic cruise experience but aren't too thrilled by the thought of having to prepare your sea legs for those choppy ocean waves, today's deal could be the perfect getaway for you. Get ready to set sail on a luxury cruise across the River Nile in Egypt!
You'll be hopping aboard the 4* Prestige Emilio cruise ship, a truly ship-shape vessel for your unforgettable voyage across Egypt's famed, sacred natural wonder. Lavishly decked out from top to toe in a classically decadent cruise liner style, you'll find everything you need aboard such as luxury restaurant facilities serving up your breakfast, lunch and dinner each morning, plus spacious and comfortable communal areas for that longed-for spot of peace and relaxation. Over 70 metres in length, the ship features four main decks plus a sun deck (great for getting your tan on), not to mention luxurious and modern cabin rooms facing outward onto the river. Cabins feature wide windows for fantastic views from the comfort of your own bed, a mini-bar, air-conditioning and satellite TV. And if you feel like bringing the family, one child under 5 years old will go for no extra charge! The cruise will flow as follows:
Day 1 - Monday
Meet at Luxor airport and transfer to your cruise ship, check in and dine on board.
Day 2 - Tuesday
Enjoy your first Egyptian sunrise before the option to take a group excursion group to the West Bank and see the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. The ship sets then sail down the Nile towards Edfu where it will dock overnight and you can explore at your leisure.
Day 3 – Wednesday
In the morning you’ll set sail for Kom Ombo with an optional visit the Temple of Kom Ombo before the ship heads to Aswan.
Day 4 – Thursday
During the day in Aswan there is an option excursion available to visit the High Dam - finished in 1971 and the Temple of Isis on Philae Island.
Day 5 – Friday
An optional visit Abu Simbel and in the afternoon sail back to to Edfu, where you can stay overnight at your leisure.
Day 6 – Saturday
Set sail to Esna, take an optional visit the Temple of Khnun, dedicated to the ram headed god Khnum. In the afternoon the ship will then head back to Luxor.
Day 7 – Sunday
In the morning there will be an optional excursion available to visit the East Bank and the ancient Temple of Karnak and the Temple of Luxor, before a farewell dinner in the evening.
Day 8 – Monday
Check out of your cabin by 09:00 hours, ready for your transfer to Luxor international airport for your return flight to the UK.
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