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Movenpick Darakum Long 15 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 15 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.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Reception by our team at the airport, Assistance at the Luggage Port.
  • Transfers indicated in the program by air-conditioned bus with driver
  • 14 nights of Nile Cruise aboard the M / S MOVENPICK DARAKUM, Double / triple / single cabin overlooking the Nile with private bathroom and air conditioning,
  • Full board (breakfasts, lunches and dinners – drinks not included), from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 15.
  • All the visits indicated in the program.
  • Transport by air-conditioned bus with driver during the visits.
  • Traditional horse-drawn carriage or tuk tuk (to choose) to go to the Edfou site,
  • The local French-speaking Egyptologist Guide during the visits.
  • The main entrance tickets to the mentioned sites.
  • For your safety, the trip you make with us is declared and authorized by the Egyptian authorities.
  • All taxes and File Fees
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • International flights
  • Mandatory visa (For European nationals: 25 Euros per person arriving in Egypt)
  • Options and additional visit
  •  drinks and all personal expenses
  •  Tips
  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
    • Managers 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
    • 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 Show
    • 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
    • 19:30 Dinner on board
    • Music in the bar
    • Overnight in Luxor.
  12. Day12 .
    • 06:30 Breakfast on board
    • 07:30 Morning visit to East Bank (Karnak & Luxor Temples).
    • Disembarkation after Lunch for Cairo / Luxor clients.
    • 18:00 Sail to Edfu & Overnight.
  13. Day13 .
    • Early Morning: visit Edfu temple.
    • Sail to Kom Ombo and Visit Kom Ombo temple.
    • Sail to Aswan & overnight.
  14. Day14 .
    • Morning Visit to High Dam & Philae temple.
    • Afternoon visit Nubian Museum.
    • Nubian Show.
    • Overnight in Aswan.
  15. Day15 .
    • Disembarkation after Lunch.
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