MS Esplanade Nile Cruise

Price Starting From : $1080

Embark on an unparalleled luxury journey along the Nile River with the MS Esplanade Nile Cruise, one of Egypt's premier Nile River Cruises. Sail from Aswan to Luxor and explore the stunning sites of upper Egypt with expert guidance from your private tour guide. Discover iconic landmarks such as the Temple of Philae and the High Dam in Aswan, as well as the majestic Luxor and Karnak Temples. Our Egypt Travel Packages offer a comprehensive experience, allowing you to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Nile and uncover Egypt's rich cultural heritage. Join thousands on this annual pilgrimage, drawn to the enchanting landscapes and captivating history of Egypt's timeless river. Explore more with our Egypt Tours aboard the MS Esplanade Nile Cruise.

Embark on a remarkable Nile Cruise Tours in Egypt, where you'll witness the grandeur of the Pyramids of Giza and Luxor temples, while relishing in luxurious accommodations and savoring mouthwatering cuisine.


Meet and assist services upon arrival & departure by Cairo Top Tours representatives.

The assistance of our guest relations during your Egypt tours.

All transports by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.

Your accommodation for 3 nights aboard the MS Esplanade Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor on a full board basis.

All Egypt Nile Cruise Tours as mentioned in the itinerary are strictly private.

Entrance fees to all sights during Egypt Tours Packages.

Specialist Egyptologist guide during your Egypt Travel Packages.

All service charges and taxes.

Shopping tours during the Excursions in Luxor and Aswan Sightseeing Tours. (upon request)

Stops for snacks upon request.

A soft drink at a local Cafe during Egypt Tours. ( if we have time )


International airfare.

Any extras or optional Egypt Day Tours which are not specified in the itinerary.

Tipping is not covered throughout our Tours in Egypt.

Beverage during meals.

You will be met and supported by our agent upon arrival at Aswan Airport, then you will board your Egypt Nile River Cruise and have lunch before Aswan tours, after which you will begin your Aswan day tours with our tour guide visiting the Aswan High Dam, whose foundation was laid by the Soviet Union in the 1960s to save Egypt from the seasonal Nilefloodwaters.

You will also visit the Temple of Philae during the excursions in Aswan which was built to honor the goddess of magic in ancient Egypt religion, Goddess Isis, the temple was built in the Greco-Roman style overlooking the Nile River which makes it one of the most beautiful temples in Egypt, then we will be back to the Nile Cruise boat and relax while having your afternoon tea after the long day of your Aswan Excursions, then the Captain's welcome cocktail. You will have your dinner aboard the ship, then continue to watch a Nubian show.

You will spend an Overnight in Aswan

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

You will begin your day by having a delightful breakfast aboard the MS Esplanade Nile Cruise, then your Egypt Nile River Cruise will continue to sail to Kom Ombo to enjoy an amazing Tour to Kom Ombo and Edfu, meet with your Egyptologist guide in the lobby to explore the Temple of Kom Ombo, built during the reign of the Ptolemies in Egypt to honor the two gods of the region Sobek, the crocodile and Haroeris, the falcon-god of Kom Ombo, when you are done you will sail directly to EdfuYou will have your delicious lunch aboard, then proceed to visit Horus Temple at Edfu, Horus is the protector of kingship and the son of Osiris, then move to have dinner on board, after you finish your Egypt Day Tours, you will get ready to sail to Esna to attend an Egyptian Galabeya Party, you will spend the night in Esna and get ready for tomorrow's Luxor excursions.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You will have Breakfast aboard the boat, then your comfortable MS Esplanade Nile cruise will proceed to sail towards Luxor via Esna lock, You will enjoy your lunch aboard then you will relax while having your Afternoon tea, then continue your Luxor day tours to visit Luxor TempleThe temple is built by the reputable Pharaoh Amenophis the third and it is dedicated to Amun, Mut, and Khonsu and was the focus of one of the most significant religious festivals in ancient Egypt – the annual Opet Festival.

During this festival the cult statues of Amun. Resume Luxor East Bank Tours to visit Karnak Temples, dedicated to the Triad of Thebes headed by the Sun-God Amun-Re and his Consort the Cat-Goddes Mut and their son the god of the moon in ancient Egypt ( Khonso ). After Luxor Sightseeing tours are over, you will have your dinner aboard the Nile Cruise while watching a belly dance show 

Overnight in Luxor

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

You will have your breakfast aboard the Egypt Nile River Cruise, then after enjoying your breakfast, you will Check-out from your Egypt Nile River Cruise, to continue with Luxor tours and visit the Valley of the Kings that was is one of the significant touristic attractions in Egypt throughout ages. It has been a royal burial complex for about 500 years, then we will also take you to see the famous temple built by the genius architect Senmot, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (El-Deir El-Bahari Temple).

At the end of your Luxor West Bank Tours, you will stop to see the Colossi of Memnon which are two enormous colossal statues built for King Amenhotep III, father of Akhenaten, and were put inside a temple that was standing before.

Then you will be transferred  to Luxor Airport or railway station

Meals: Breakfast



The prices subject to be changed according to the events and high demand in seasons and events 

# tour.may-sep tour.oct-april
tour.solo $1650 $1670
tour.double $1100 $1160
tour.triple $1080 $1140

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Egypt is a well-known country with famous places. It is preferable to join up for a multi-day guided tour if you want to learn about all the attractions, including the Queen Hatshepsut and the Karnak temples. You can be sure you won't skip any of the major attractions in this interesting country if you take my suggestions.

The duration of an Egypt Nile Cruise tour can vary, but most tours range from 3 to 7 nights. A common itinerary is a 4- or 5-night cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa. Some longer tours may also include additional destinations or extend the cruise duration.

Nile cruises have long been considered a safe way to explore Egypt. Cruise ships are equipped with safety measures, and tour operators take necessary precautions to ensure guest well-being. It is advisable to review travel advisories and follow local authorities' guidance.

Yes, both the Karnak Temple and the Luxor Temple offer sound and light shows in the evening, providing a unique way to experience the history and grandeur of these ancient sites.

Some cruise operators offer discounts for children or seniors, so it's best to inquire when booking.

Nile Cruise ships often offer a range of activities and entertainment options on board. These can include live music performances, cultural shows, lectures about Egyptian history, and sometimes even swimming pools, lounges, and spas for relaxation.

Offering a high-end experience with contemporary amenities, elegant décor, and a variety of services, the MS Esplanade is a luxury cruise ship that sails the Nile River in Egypt.


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