Egypt in Depth

14 Day Guided Tour & Nile Cruise from Cairo to Cairo with Scenic

Read reviews and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 14 Day Egypt in Depth. Follow the course of the ancient pharaohs' processions as you cruise leisurely up the Nile and discover ancient wonders and timeless villages along its banks.

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Guided Tour & Nile Cruise Starts In
Starts In
Cairo
Guided Tour & Nile Cruise Ends In
Ends In
Cairo
Accomodation
Accomodation
4.5 - 5 Star
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
River Cruise
Trip Style
River Cruise
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
Egypt
Trip Operated By:
Scenic
Scenic
38 Reviews
Trip Reviews:
5.0 out of 5
1 Reviews
Trip Code:
MEGR-1

Itinerary

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1 Giza (Cairo)
Your journey into wonder begins at Giza with a three night Special Stay at your iconic hotel with views of the Great Pyramids from your balcony. Sundowners: Enjoy drinks and canapés as the sun sets over the magnificent Pyramids. (D)
2 Giza
Be amazed by the magnitude of the Pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500BC. Marvel at the 20 metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. This evening watch the laser light display and entertaining show at the Pyramids. (B/L)
3 Giza
Freechoice: Visit the site of one of World War II’s defining battles, El Alamein or visit the ancient sites of Saqqara and Memphis. Alternatively, play a round of golf against the backdrop of the Pyramids. Tonight enjoy a barbeque dinner at 139 Terrace. (B/L/D)
4 Giza - Aswan
Fly early to Abu Simbel and visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent monuments, the enormous World Heritage-listed temples of Ramses II and his wife Nefertari, rescued from the rising waters of the Aswan Dam. Fly to Aswan where you will be ensconced in luxury during your two night Special Stay and admire the views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony. (B/L)
5 Aswan
Freechoice: Visit a Nubian village or the beautiful but often-overlooked Kalabsha Temple on the shores of Lake Nasser. Alternatively, take a motorboat ride to the upper reaches of the Nile and explore the Botanical Gardens. Enrich: Discover the history of the hotel as you sample delicious cuisine during a private dinner at The Terrace. (B/D)
6 Aswan - Nile Cruise
Embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III and settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. Discover the granite quarries of ancient Egypt, learn about ancient carving techniques and see the enormous unfinished obelisk. Later, enjoy traditional felucca cruise on the Nile. Sundowners: Toast the start of your Nile cruise and enjoy a display of Nubian dancing. (B/L/D)
7 Nile Cruise
Discover the Osiris temple complex of Philae, then follow the course of the ancient pharaohs’ processions along the Nile as you cruise north. Explore Kom Ombo temple, perched high on the east bank. A fun night awaits on board with a colourful Galabeyya party with Egyptian delicacies, music and dancing. (B/L/D)
8 Nile Cruise
Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and admire the colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut and the well-preserved temple of Ramses III. At the vast temple complex of Karnak marvel at the enormous pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall. Tonight join the Captain and crew for a farewell Gala Dinner. (B/L/D)
9 Luxor
Disembark and join a walking tour through the local produce markets. Later, relax in the beautiful gardens of your overnight Special Stay in luxury rooms overlooking the gardens. Late this afternoon discover the fascinating antiquities housed in the Luxor Museum followed by the treasures of Luxor Temple. Enrich: Relax in the gardens of the hotel and enjoy a barbeque dinner Egyptian style. (B/D)
10 Luxor - Red Sea
Balloon Flight - Choose to add an optional hot air balloon flight. Additional cost, please book on tour. Travel to the temple complex of Dendera and marvel at the vibrant colours of the hieroglyphics adorning the roof of Hathor’s temple. Drive through the desert moonscape to reach your luxurious resort, the Kempinski Soma Bay, set on the shores of the Red Sea. (B/L)
11 Red Sea
Relax and enjoy a day at leisure on the sparkling shores of the Red Sea. Your resort features a daily activity program or you can just relax pool or beachside. Sundowners: Raise your glass as you watch the play of colours across the dramatic desert and sea landscapes. (B/D)
12 Red Sea - Cairo
This morning is at your leisure before flying to Cairo for your two night stay. (B)
13 Cairo
Discover Islamic Cairo and Khan el Khalili Bazaar or explore Old Cairo and the Hanging Temple of Babylon. Alternatively, visit the old Egyptian Museum and see the collection of Royal Mummies. Tonight join your Tour Director for a farewell to Egypt dinner. (B/D)
14 Cairo
Say farewell as you transfer to Cairo airport. (B)
1 Giza (Cairo)
Your journey into wonder begins at Giza with a three night Special Stay with views of the Great Pyramids from your balcony. Please book flights to arrive into Cairo by 2pm. Sundowners: Enjoy drinks and canapés as the sun sets over the magnificent pyramids. (D)
2 Giza
Be awed by the sheer magnitude of the pyramids and visit the Solar Boat Museum housing the restored cedar wood barge dating back to 2500BC before marvelling at the 20 metre limestone monolith of the Sphinx. Visit the ancient site of Saqqara in the afternoon. At dusk, prepare for an exclusive night of historical discoveries as the doors of the new Grand Museum open just for you, long after they have closed to the general public. (B/L)
3 Giza
Visit the site of one of World War II’s defining battles, El Alamein. (B/L)
4 Giza - Aswan
Fly to Aswan where you will be ensconced in luxury during your two night Special Stay and admire the views over the Nile from the comfort of your balcony. Discover the history of the hotel and follow in the footsteps of icons like Princess Diana, Winston Churchill and Agatha Christie as you enjoy pre dinner drinks at The Terrace, before dining at restaurant 1902. (B/L/D)
5 Aswan
Freechoice: Visit a Nubian village or the beautiful but often-overlooked Kalabsha Temple on the shores of Lake Nasser. Alternatively, take a motorboat ride to the upper reaches of the Nile. (B)
6 Aswan - Nile Cruise
Fly early to Abu Simbel and visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent monuments, the enormous World Heritage-listed temples of Ramses II and his wife Nefertari, rescued from the rising waters of the Aswan Dam. Embark on your luxurious private charter on board the boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat III as you settle into your elegantly appointed cabin. Discover the granite quarries of ancient Egypt, learn about ancient carving techniques and see the enormous unfinished obelisk. Later, enjoy a traditional felucca cruise on the Nile.  (B/L/D)
7 Nile Cruise
Discover the Osiris temple complex of Philae, then follow the course of the ancient pharaohs’ processions along the Nile as you cruise north. Explore Kom Ombo Temple, perched high on the east bank. A fun night awaits on board with a colourful Galabeyya party with Egyptian delicacies, music and dancing. (B/L/D)
8 Nile Cruise
Cross to the West Bank of the Nile and admire the colourful hieroglyphics adorning the tombs in the Valley of the Kings. See the impressive monument to Queen Hatshepsut and the well-preserved temple of Ramses III. At the vast temple complex of Karnak, marvel at the enormous pillars as you walk through the impressive Hypostyle Hall. (B/L/D)
9 Nile Cruise
Travel to the temple complex of Dendera to admire the vibrant colours of the hieroglyphics adorning the roof of Hathor’s Temple. Disembark and join a walking tour through the local produce markets. Discover the fascinating antiquities housed in the Luxor Museum followed by the treasures of Luxor Temple. Tonight join the Captain and crew for a farewell Gala Dinner. (B/L/D)
10 Luxor - Red Sea
Disembark and take a drive through the desert landscape to reach your luxurious resort, set on the shores of the Red Sea, for a two night Special Stay.  (B/L)
11 Red Sea
Relax and enjoy a day at leisure on the sparkling shores of the Red Sea. Your resort features a daily activity program or you can just relax by the pool or beach. Sundowners: Raise your glass as you watch the play of colours across the dramatic desert and seascapes. (B/D)
12 Red Sea - Cairo
Fly to Cairo for your two night stay. Discover the priceless antiquities in the Egyptian Museum including the artefacts recovered from Tutankhamun’s tomb and a selection of Royal Mummies.  (B)
13 Cairo
Discover Islamic Cairo and Khan el Khalili Bazaar and explore Old Cairo and the Hanging Temple of Babylon. Tonight, join your Tour Director for a farewell to Egypt dinner. (B/D)
14 Cairo
Say farewell as you transfer to Cairo airport. (B)

Scenic Inclusions

Scenic Luxury Experience
Scenic Luxury Experience
At Scenic, we've combined the ease of luxury travel with a selection of journeys that offer you a true insight into the wonders of the Middle East. Read more
Scenic Freechoice
Scenic Freechoice
You can choose between a vast range of activities and sightseeing experiences to ensure you only see what you want to see, at a tempo that suits you. Read more
Scenic Special Stays
Scenic Special Stays
Throughout your journey, you'll stay in the most unforgettable accommodation. Our selection of handpicked luxury hotels will ensure that your holiday becomes just that little bit more extraordinary. Read more
Scenic Enrich
Scenic Enrich
Scenic's seasoned Journey Designers have handpicked and created a range of unique experiences that will be among the highlights of your journey. Read more
Scenic Nile Cruising
Nile Cruising
Cruise the majestic Nile River on our exclusive private charter on board Sanctuary Sun Boat III between Luxor and Aswan, catering to just 36 guests. Read more
The nth Degree
The nth Degree
When you travel with Scenic you can be confident that we’ll go a little further to ensure that every aspect of your journey has been considered. Read more

Reviews (1)

14 Day Egypt in Depth reviews from past clients of Global Journeys.

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“Egypt s a not to miss experience”
- WA, Australia Jan 2020 1 Helpful Vote

We finally undertook our dream holiday to Egypt. The sheer beauty of this timeless country exceeded all of our expectations. We were initially apprehensive about travelling to Egypt in regard to our safety but it was unfounded. Egypt is as safe as anywhere in Europe. We travelled with Scenic who provided a never to forget experience. The professionalism of the Scenic staff could not be faulted and their attention to detail was excellent. Our cruise down the Nile was exceptional. My wife and her...read more

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Deck Plans

Luxury Cabin
Nile Deck (Level 1)

Cabin Types

Luxury Cabin
Luxury Cabin  

Luxury cabins are all beautifully appointed with old fashioned four poster beds, draped with Egyptian linens. The shutters are the traditional focal point of the cabin and are a striking design element. The warm colours of the cabin and traditional tones evoke the glamour of the 1930s.

  • Stateroom size 17 sq m
  • Swimming pool on the Sun Deck
  • Individual CD player and LCD television with satellite and in-house movies
  • Fully air-conditioned with individual controls
  • Built-in bathtub and spacious wardrobe
  • Spacious ensuite with shower and hairdryer
  • A well-stocked minibar and safe deposit box
  • International telephone access is available through the reception

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Sunday 01 Nov 2020 Saturday 14 Nov 2020 1,100per person 9,595per person Enquire
Sunday 01 Nov 2020 Saturday 14 Nov 2020 435solo traveller 14,115solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 03 Feb 2021 Tuesday 16 Feb 2021 1,088per person 9,207per person Enquire
Wednesday 17 Mar 2021 Tuesday 30 Mar 2021 307per person 9,988per person Not Avail
Wednesday 31 Mar 2021 Tuesday 13 Apr 2021 1,100per person 9,595per person Enquire
Wednesday 12 May 2021 Tuesday 25 May 2021 1,070per person 8,625per person Enquire
Wednesday 08 Sep 2021 Tuesday 21 Sep 2021 1,070per person 8,625per person Enquire
Wednesday 20 Oct 2021 Tuesday 02 Nov 2021 1,100per person 9,595per person Enquire
Wednesday 03 Nov 2021 Tuesday 16 Nov 2021 1,100per person 9,595per person Enquire
Wednesday 03 Feb 2021 Tuesday 16 Feb 2021 456solo traveller 14,794solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 17 Mar 2021 Tuesday 30 Mar 2021 458solo traveller 14,867solo traveller Not Avail
Wednesday 31 Mar 2021 Tuesday 13 Apr 2021 472solo traveller 15,328solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 12 May 2021 Tuesday 25 May 2021 412solo traveller 13,368solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 08 Sep 2021 Tuesday 21 Sep 2021 412solo traveller 13,368solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 20 Oct 2021 Tuesday 02 Nov 2021 475solo traveller 15,415solo traveller Enquire
Wednesday 03 Nov 2021 Tuesday 16 Nov 2021 477solo traveller 15,478solo traveller Enquire
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