Cairo and Nile Cruise Combination Tours
In as much as one week can be so boring, what if we tell you that there is an experience that can totally impress you? A week-long Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure is one of those unforgettable experiences. By going on this cruise and tour, it will change everything you thought you knew about the magical land of the Pharaohs. What are the various not-to-be-missed activities that make your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour the perfect combo?
Nile Cruises in Cairo
Felucca sailing boat Nile cruises
What better way to experience the heart and soul of Egypt than a traditional Felucca sailing experience? The best part is that you will see Cairo from the water as you retrace Cleopatra s footsteps. Hungry? Great, as every Felucca tour worth its salt offers an onboard meal as you watch the sunset over Cairo.
Nile dinner cruises
Need to include a calming and soothing evening on the Nile waters as part of your Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure? A Nile dinner cruise is all you need. You will enjoy the most sumptuous buffet dishes as you become entranced by the city-lights of the Egyptian city. Other highlights of the cruise include live entertainment such as belly dancing.
Multi-day Nile cruises: Aswan LuxorNile Cruises from Aswan to Luxor
The multi-day Nile cruises running from Aswan to Luxor are ranked among the most popular Egyptian cruises. These cruises leave both destinations, but you can also easily access them from both Cairo and the Red Sea resorts of Marsa Alam and Hurghada.
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Cairo Top Attractions
The Giza Pyramids
It goes without saying that the Pyramids are among the most popular destination to visit in Egypt. They are situated within the city, bordering the Nile Valley and the Sahara desert. The fact that they are 4,500 years old notwithstanding, they will still leave you fascinated.
Also, in the same complex, you will find the Sphinx, the stone-carved statue of a half-man, half-lion creature that stands over the Sun Temple .
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Even if museums are not your thing, the Egyptian Museum will bowl you over. It is everything that you have heard people describe it and more. With its rich array of ancient Egyptian artifacts, architecture and items, other museums pale in significance. Some of the highlights in the Egyptian Museum include King Tutankhamen’s gold mask and mummies. Fun fact:The Egyptian Museum boasts of more than a hundred thousand items contained in one hundred and seven galleries and viewing rooms.
Citadel and Mosque of Ali PashaThe Cairo Citadel
This Islamic-era fortress is only twenty minutes from the Egyptian Museum. Constructed in the ‘Ottoman-style’ from marble, it is a sight for your eyes. Watching from the peak of Mount Mokattam, you will get an unmatched view of the panorama surrounding the Fort.
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
A Cairo and Nile Cruise isn’t complete without hitting the bazaars, and the Khan el Khalili market is the best of them. Extremely busy, here you will get anything under the sun. You can shop with abandon for brass lamps, spices, herbal teas, vibrant veils, shisha, silver jewelry, among other items.
A Cairo and Nile Cruise Package: A Whirlwind Tour of the Best of Egypt
See just how busy your Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure can get? If you are a sucker for seeing new destinations, make sure you include this trip as your next adventure. We promise you that it will not only live up to your expectations, but it will surpass them.
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