Upon your arrival at Aswan Airport, you will be warmly greeted by a tour manager from Cairo Top Tours. They will assist you and arrange your transfer to the MS Al Jamila Nile Cruise, your luxurious Egypt Nile River Cruise.
Once aboard the cruise ship, you will be treated to a delicious lunch, allowing you to indulge in a delightful dining experience while enjoying the scenic views along the Nile.
Your Aswan day tours will commence, starting with a visit to the renowned High Dam, This significant project holds great importance in Egypt's modern history, providing electricity to numerous villages by regulating the course of the Nile River. It is considered as significant as the Suez Canal in its impact.
Next, you will be transported to witness the relocated Temple of Philae, dedicated to the Goddess Isis. This Greco-Roman-style temple offers insights into the myth of Isis and Horus. You will also learn about the damage inflicted upon the ancient Egyptian gods' figures by early Christians, who sought to remove pagan representations from their newly claimed churches. Following this, you will proceed to explore the granite quarries and witness the impressive Unfinished Obelisk of Queen Hatshepsut.
After completing your Egypt Day Tours, you will return to the cruise ship, where you can enjoy a relaxing afternoon tea. Later, the captain's welcome cocktail will be served, providing a delightful opportunity to socialize and unwind. In the evening, a delicious dinner will be served aboard the Nile cruise ship, accompanied by a captivating Nubian Show, showcasing the rich culture and traditions of the Nubian people.
You will spend the night on board the Nile cruise ship in Aswan, enjoying the luxurious accommodations and amenities.
Meals for the day include lunch and dinner, ensuring a delectable culinary experience while immersing yourself in the beauty and history of Aswan.