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Movenpick Darakum Long 12 Days Cruise from Cairo to Aswan

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The Mövenpick MS Darakum is one of the largest vessels cruising the river Nile between Luxor and Aswan. Its Moroccan inspired design makes it stand out and it offers an unforgettable journey while cruising through 7,000 years of history. A variety of recreational activities are available including a swimming pool, sun deck with a recreational area, themed parties and a gym.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Egypt Backpackers, Egypt Cruise, Long Crusie
  • Activity Level Luxury
    6/8
  • Group Size Large Group
    100
All about the Movenpick Darakum Long 12 Days Cruise from Cairo to Aswan.

The Mövenpick MS Darakum is one of the largest vessels cruising the river Nile between Luxor and Aswan. Its Moroccan inspired design makes it stand out and it offers an unforgettable journey while cruising through 7,000 years of history. A variety of recreational activities are available including a swimming pool, sun deck with a recreational area, themed parties and a gym.

  1. Day1 .
    • Embarkation on cruise in Cairo.
    • Dinner on board.
    • Music in the bar.
    • Overnight in Cairo.
  2. Day2 .
    • 06:00 Breakfast on board.
    • 07:00 Visit Pyramids & Sphinx
    • 11:30 Lunch on board
    • 12:30 Visit to the Egyptian Museum
    • 19:30 Dinner on board.
    • Takht (Oriental Music)
    • Overnight in Cairo.
  3. Day3 .
    • 06:00 Breakfast on Board
    • 07:00 Visit Memphis & Sakkara
    • 11:30 Lunch on board
    • 12:30 Visit Coptic Cairo including the Hanging Church, Coptic museum and Jewish synagogue.
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Manager Cocktail Party
    • Overnight in Cairo
  4. Day4 .
    • 07:00 Breakfast on board
    • 08:00 Full day sailing to Beni Suef.
    • 13:00 Lunch on board
    • 20:00 Dinner on board.
    • Egyptian Wine Tasting on Board
    • Overnight in Beni Suef.
  5. Day5 .
    • 05:00 Sail to Minya
    • 12:30 Lunch on board
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • 21:00 Music in the bar
    • Overnight Minya.
  6. Day6 .
    • 05:00 Breakfast on board
    • 06:00 Visit Tuna El Gebel & Ashmunein
    • 12:30 Lunch on board
    • 13:30 Visit Beni Hassan tombs (4 tombs).
    • The visit will include Tomb of Baqet III (BH15) Tomb of Khety (BH17), Tomb of Amenemhet (BH2), Tomb of Khnumhotep II (BH3) (Approx. 01:30 hours visit).
    • 16:00 Back to the boat
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • 21:00 Folkloric Show.
    • Overnight Minya.
  7. Day7 .
    • Early morning sail to Tel El Amarna , the home of the ’Amarnian experience’ Breakfast on board.
    • 09:30 Arrive Amarna in time to visit Amarna Visitor Centre (at mooring point) with presentation on Akhenaten and Nefertiti, Visit to northern tombs Tomb of Ahmose (EA3), Tomb of Meryre (EA4), Tomb of Pentu (EA5), Tomb of Panehesy (EA6), Royal Tomb of Akhenaten (EA26). The Great Palace of King Akhenaten, The Small and great temples of Aten (Approx. 2:30 hours visit).
    • 13:30 Back to the boat and sail to Assyut
    • Stop in front of Prince Tawdrous Monastery to view the monastery from the boat (guide will of course provide some explanation on the importance of the monastery)
    • Lunch on board
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Galabeya Party
    • Overnight Assyut.
  8. Day8 .
    • Sail to Sohag (8 hours).
    • 07:00 Breakfast on board
    • 13:00 Lunch on board.
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Black & White Party.
    • Overnight in Sohag.
  9. Day9 .
    • Early sailing to El Balyana
    • 09:30 Visit Abydos temple , the holy city of Osiris God of the Dead and the new kingdom temple of Seti I .
    • 11:30 Back to the boat and sail to Naga Hammadi via Naga Hammadi Bridges
    • 13:00 Lunch on board
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Quiz Night.
    • Arrive & Overnight in Naga Hammadi.
  10. Day10 .
    • 05:00 Early sail to Qena
    • 07:30 Breakfast on board
    • 10:00 Visit Dandarah temple which is a 20 minute’ drive.
    • 13:00 Return to boat and sail to Luxor.
    • 13:30 Lunch on board
    • Cookery lesson on board
    • Dinner on board
    • Belly Dancer.
    • Overnight in Luxor.
  11. Day11 .
    • 06:00 Breakfast on board
    • 07:00 Visit West Bank (Valley of kings + Hatshepsut Temple).
    • 12:30 Lunch on board
    • 14:00 Visit East Bank ( Luxor & Karnak Temples )
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Music in the bar
    • Overnight in Luxor.
  12. Day12 .
    • 07:00 Breakfast on board
    • 08:00 Disembarkation.
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