M/S Royal Viking Nile Cruise 0-Star

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About the 0* M/S Royal Viking Nile Cruise

M/S Royal Viking Nile Cruises offer one of the most stylish, new boats on the Nile. With 68 deluxe cabins spread over 5 decks, a sun deck on upper deck, deck bar, stylish rattan furniture in a conveniently shaded area and wooden sun beds, there is plenty of space to roam as well as nightly events and entertainment to get to know your fellow passengers, including a traditional Galabeya party where all guests dress in traditional Egyptian costume. Egytologists are on hand to provide information as well as entertainment, providing the perfect atmosphere whether you prefer an informative cultural break or simply relax in luxury and style.

Day One (Monday)
Meet and transfer from Luxor airport to your cruise vessel, dinner and overnight stay in Luxor.

Check in/Check out

Day Two (Tuesday)
Enjoy your first Egyptian sunrise, followed by a visit to the West Bank to the Valley of the Kings, Valley of the Queens, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon sailing and overnight stay in Esna.

Early morning breakfast
Visit West Bank
13:00 - Sailing to Esna
13:00 - Lunch during sailing to Esna
16:30 - Tea Time
17:00 - Arrive to Esna
Passing Esna Lock
20:00 - Dinner
21:30 - Cocktail Party
Overnight in Esna

Day Three (Wednesday)
Morning departure to Edfu where you will visit the extraordinary Temple of Horus, the mythical son of Isis and Osiris. Here, according to myth, Horus avenged the murder of his father Osiris by defeating his father's brother Seth in combat. Sail on to Kom Ombu to visit the Temple of Sobek and Haroeris and then onto Aswan for the night.

08:00 to 09:00 - Breakfast
09:00 - Visit Edfu
11:30 - Sailing to Kom Ombo
13:00 - Lunch
16:30 - Tea Time
17:00 - Visit Kom Ombo
18:30 - Sailing to Aswan
20:00 - Dinner
21:30 - Galabaya Party
Overnight in Aswan

Day Four (Thursday)
Visit the High Dam - finished in 1971; it has ensured up to three harvests a year. The Unfinished Obelisk - still rooted to the bedrock of pink granite and the Temple of Isis on Philae Island. Overnight at Aswan.

07:00 to 08:00 - Breakfast
08:00 - Visit Aswan
13:00 - Lunch
14:30 - Nubian Village (Optional)
20:00 - Dinner
21:30 - Nubian Show
Overnight Aswan

Day Five (Friday)
Relax and enjoy a trip in a traditional felucca around Elephantine Island which will lead you to the Botanical Gardens on General Kitchener Island given as a gift in 1890. Here, visitors enjoy the beautiful flowers imported from Africa, India and the Far East, with an optional excursion to the ancient wonder of Abu Simbel. Overnight in Aswan.

04:00 - Abu Simbel (Optional)
And the rest
08:00 - 09:00 - Breakfast
13:00 - Lunch
14:30 - Felucca Ride
20:00 - Dinner
Overnight Aswan

Day Six (Saturday)
Sail back to Luxor and overnight.

04:30 - Sailing to Kom Ombo
07:00 - 08:30 - Visit Kom Ombo
08:00 - 09:30 - Breakfast
12:00 - 14:00 - Edfu visit
13:00 - Lunch
14:00 - Sailing to Luxor
16:30 - Tea Time
20:00 - Dinner
Overnight Luxor

Day Seven (Sunday)
Tour the East Bank with a visit to Luxor Temple, originally joined to Karnak by an avenue of sphinxes. Visit Karnak which covers a huge area and includes several temples, the largest being the Temple of Amun. Overnight in Luxor with an optional Karnak Sound and Light.

07:00 - 08:00 - Breakfast
08:00 - Visit East Bank Luxor
13:00 - Lunch
19:30 - Dinner
20:45 - Pick up time for Sound and Light Show
20:30 - Belly Dancer
Overnight Luxor

Day Eight (Monday)
Leisure time in Luxor before you transfer to Luxor airport for your return home.

Check out/Check in

**Wednesday departures will follow the same schedule, just on different days of the week**

**Itineries may change due to external factors, such as flight arrival times and waiting times at the Esna Lock**

**To make sure that the excursions mentioned are included in your holiday, please book the room type stating that excursions are included**

Distance from Airport:
7 miles

Full length opening window, Juliette balcony, standard cabins 23.5 sq m, private athroom and shower, LCD Plasma television, safe, mini bar, complimentary toiletries, hairdryer

Transfer time:
Around 20 minutes

Location and Resort:
The land surrounding the river Nile is saturated with historic, mythical and cultural landmarks over which guests on Viking Last Minute 5* M/S Nile Cruises can have free reign during stops on the journey. Optional highlights include Valley of the Kings, valley of the Queens, the Temple of Horus, the High Dam which has ensured up to three harvests a year, and the Temple of Isis. Karnak is usually the last stop before returning to Luxor, which includes several temples including the temple of Amun, and which hosts the Karnak Sound and Light show which is an optional entertainment feature for Viking Last Minute 5* M/S Nile Cruise guests.

Eating and Drinking:
The ship has a restaurant serving international and local cuisine.

Swimming pools:
There is a swimming pool on board.

Right choice:
M/S Royal Viking Nile Cruises offer plenty of opportunities for entertainment, education and relaxation.

Suitable for:
Great accommodation for couples and families.

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