Egypt, just the name is enough to set your imagination spinning back to the start of recorded human history – to a time when all-powerful Pharaohs controlled a mysterious and fabulously wealthy empire which lasted virtually intact for over 5,000 years!
Riviera Travel Nile Cruise explores the mighty monuments, the intriguing history and the extraordinary artistic masterpieces from the greatest and oldest of all the ancient civilisations.
Fully escorted price includes:
Visit the incredible Pyramids at Giza and get up close to the enigmatic Sphinx
Guided tour to the lesser-known ‘Step Pyramid’, the oldest stone structure in the world
Marvel at the Golden Mask of Tutankhamun on a visit to the incomparable Egyptian Museum
Guided tours of amazing, yet rarely visited sites such as the city of Amarna, created by the pharaoh Akhenaten and Nefertiti
Visit the mysterious temple dedicated to Osiris, god of the dead, at Abydos
Discover one of Egypt’s best-preserved temples at Dendera
Return scheduled flights
All meals included, including complimentary on-board tea & coffee
10 nights on board, with a choice of spacious cabins and suites, all with river views
No single supplement on lower deck cabins, with limited availability
The services of an experienced and insightful tour manager throughout civilisations
Riviera Travel also offer a 15 day itinerary from Cairo to Luxor:
Guided tour of the amazing temples of Karnak and Luxor.
Visit the Pharaohs’ tombs in the Valley of the Kings & the temple of Hatshepsut.
Explore the stunning temples at Kom Ombo and Philae in Aswan.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is due to reopen in November.
Contact Abbotts Travel to book your trip.