Nile Cruise Holidays with Cairo Sightseeing
A week in your life can be so uneventful, but there is that one that can change your life. 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?
Cairo Nile Cruises
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 Cleopatras footsteps. Hungry? Awesome! Most Felucca tours provide dishes as you sail.
Nile dinner cruises in Cairo
Need to include a calming and soothing evening on the Nile waters as part of your Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure? Why not take part in a Nile dinner cruise? 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. Apart from stating from both places, these cruises can also be accessed from Hurghada and Marsa Alam, Red Sea resorts.
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Pyramids of Giza
It goes without saying that the Pyramids are among the most popular destination to visit in Egypt. Situated within the city, they border the mighty Sahara desert and the Nile Valley. Never mind that they are 4,500 years old; they will still blow your mind when you see them. At the entrance to the complex is another attraction worth mentioning; the Sphinx, a stone-carved half-man/half-lion that guards the Sun Temple.
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Even if museums are not your thing, the Egyptian Museum will bowl you over. This attraction is worth all the hype that you have heard or read about. With its rich array of ancient Egyptian artifacts, architecture and items, other museums pale in significance. Among the attractions in this museum include the mummies and the golden face mask of Tutankhamen. In case you forget, the Egyptian Museum has over 100,000 valuables exhibited in 107 rooms and galleries.
Citadel and Mosque of Ali Pasha The Alabaster Mosque
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
In your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour, make sure that you venture into the bazaars, especially the best; the Khan el Khalili market. In the hustle and bustle of this market, no item is too hard to find. You can shop with abandon for brass lamps, spices, herbal teas, vibrant veils, shisha, silver jewelry, among other items.
A Cairo and Nile Cruise Adventure: A Whirlwind Tour of the Best of Egypt
Are you amazed by just how many activities you can pack into your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour? If you are a sucker for seeing new destinations, make sure you include this trip as your next adventure. Whatever expectations you might have regarding this tour cannot even start to describe the sheer amount of fun that you will have.
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