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Magic of the Nile for solo travellers

Magic of the Nile for solo travellers


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  • A glass of wine All Inclusive on board ship

Marvel at Egypt's ancient treasures as you cruise the Nile

Along the banks of the Nile lie some of the finest archaeological sites in the world. Marvel at Egypt's ancient treasures, including the Valley of the Kings, on this rewarding journey aboard a luxury river cruise ship. Experienced guides sailing with you will join included excursions and help provide a deeper insight into the sites you visit.


Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Bed7 nights all inclusive on board cruise ship, 3 nights full board at hotel

Dinner plate29 meals: 10 breakfasts (B), 9 lunches (L) and 10 dinners (D)

CocktailFree bar open 11 hours a day on board ship

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  • Return flights and transfers
  • Meet and greet at the airport
  • Fast track security and airport lounge UK
  • Welcome drink and dinner
  • Drinks party
  • Social activities
  • Farewell dinner
  • On board MV Livingstone, there will be bathrobes and slippers, fruit and water on arrival, and tea and coffee-making facilities replenished daily in your cabin
  • Two local drinks with lunch and with dinner during hotel stay
  • Local wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner (on board Livingstone only)
  • Porterage aboard the ship
  • Tourist visa for full British Citizens resident in the UK

MapIncluded excursions and visits

  • The Valley of the Kings and Tutankhamun's Tomb
  • Tomb of Ramses VI
  • Hatshepsut Temple and the Colossi of Memnon
  • Temples of Karnak and Luxor
  • Kom Ombo Temple ruins
  • Visiting Aswan High Dam
  • Visit the Nubian Museum in Aswan
  • Temple of Philae visit
  • Traditional Felucca cruise to the botanical gardens on Kitchener's Island

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Day 1 UK-Luxor

River Nile

Fly to Luxor and transfer to the 5-star Sonesta St George Hotel (4Q+), for a three-night stay on a full-board basis. D

Day 2 Luxor


Enjoy the day at leisure. B, L, D

Day 3 Luxor

The interior of the Temple of Hathor at Dendera

Today is at leisure to enjoy the hotel facilities or explore independently. Alternatively, join an optional excursion to Denderah. B, L, D

Day 4 Luxor

The Pylons of Karnak Temple

Travel to the port and embark your all-inclusive Nile cruise ship, MS Livingstone (5⚓).

You’ll remain moored here overnight so you can enjoy an included excursion to Luxor’s Ancient Egyptian temple complex, and perhaps an optional excursion to Luxor’s West Bank, the gateway to the amazing Valley of the Kings. B, L, D

Luxor Luxor Egypt Africa Europe

Day 5 Luxor-Edfu

Valley of the Kings

Tour the West Bank and the Valley of the Kings, where 62 rock-cut tombs of the Pharaohs have been unearthed, including that of Ramses VI and Tutankhamun. Next, visit Hatshepsut Temple and the two Colossi of Memnon.

Later you sail to Edfu, where you will moor overnight. B, L, D

Esna Luxor Egypt Africa Edfu

Day 6 Edfu-Kom Ombo-Aswan

Temple dedicated to god Horus

Sail to Kom Ombo and visit Kom Ombo Temple, which is split in two and built on a high dune overlooking the Nile. Continue to Aswan where you will remain until the morning. B, L, D

Aswan Aswan Egypt Africa

Day 7 Aswan


Discover the Aswan High Dam, then travel by boat to Agilka Island where one of the most beautiful temples, the Temple of Philae, was relocated. You'll also visit the fascinating Nubian Museum today. Perhaps enjoy an optional sound and light show here this evening. Moor overnight in Aswan. B, L, D

Aswan Aswan Egypt Africa Temple of Philae Agilkia Island The Nile

Day 8 Aswan

Felucca arriving at Kitchener Island

Enjoy the morning at leisure in this enchanting riverside city, or perhaps join an optional excursion to Abu Simbel, which dates back to 1264 BC. This afternoon, an included excursion takes you on a short ride by felucca to the botanical gardens on Kitchener’s Island, a peaceful paradise of exotic birds and colourful flowers. You will stay on board in Aswan overnight. B, L, D

Kitcheners Island Aswan Egypt Africa The Nile

Day 9 Aswan-Luxor

Luxor, Egypt

Enjoy a leisurely day cruising back to Luxor. B, L, D

Luxor Luxor Egypt Africa

Day 10 Luxor: Karnak Temples


View the temples of Karnak on an included excursion. The site is a vast complex with three main temples and seven smaller ones, which are thought to cover the entire site of the ancient city of Thebes. Perhaps join an optional excursion to a Sound and Light show. B, L, D

The Nile Luxor Luxor Egypt Africa

Day 11 Luxor-UK

Travel to the airport for your return flight to the UK. B


Magic of the Nile for solo travellers