Long Nile Cruise

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Long Nile Cruise - Encounters Travel
Long Nile Cruise - Encounters Travel
+23 Destinations
Nile Valley


Start and end in Cairo! With the sailing tour Long Nile Cruise, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Cairo, Egypt and 19 other destinations in Egypt. Long Nile Cruise includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
5 to 99 year olds
Berth / Cabin
Travel style
Sailing, Discovery

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    Highly informative. Very packed itinerary. Everything ran smoothly. Guide was amazing!!! He was passionate about Egypt. ... Read more

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    Waleed was the best tour guide and we travel often. He is fun, friendly, knowledgeable and empathetic towards all of our... Read more

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive in Cairo, transfer to cruise boat
  2. Day 2: Pyramids, Sphinx & Egyptian Museum tours
  3. Day 3: Full day sailing to Beni Suef
  4. Day 4: Fayoum region sightseeing
  5. Day 5: Sail south to Minya
  6. Day 6: Visit Tel el Amarna & Beni Hassan
  7. Day 7: Sail to Asyut
  8. Day 8: Sail to Sohag, visit Abydos
  9. Day 9: Sail to Qena
  10. Day 10: Visit Dendera, sail to Luxor
  11. Day 11: Luxor West Bank tours
  12. Day 12: Luxor East Bank tour, sail to Edfu
  13. Day 13: Edfu & Komombo, sail to Aswan
  14. Day 14: Aswan sightseeing
  15. Day 15: Tour ends in Aswan, transfer to airport

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

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Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Recommended for Egypt. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Egypt. Ideally 10 days before travel.


Start and end in Cairo.
Your money is safe with TourRadar, as we only pay the tour operator after your tour has departed.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this Encounters Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 15 December 2018 the full payment of $0 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $0 for Long Nile Cruise, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Encounters Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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Covering a total distance of approx 2,342 km.
  • Cairo (Egypt)
  • 4 km
  • Giza (Egypt)
  • 4 km
  • Cairo (Egypt)
  • 110 km
  • Beni Suef (Egypt)
  • 37 km
  • Fayoum (Egypt)
  • 143 km
  • Minya (Egypt)
  • 117 km
  • Tell el Amarna (Egypt)
  • 117 km
  • Minya (Egypt)
  • 173 km
  • Asyut (Egypt)
  • 85 km
  • Sohag (Egypt)
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