Cairo and Nile Cruise Combination Tours
In as much as one week can be so boring, what if we tell you that there is an experience that can totally impress you? A Cairo and Nile Cruise visit can be such an experience. By participating in this kind of adventure, you will realize that what you though you knew about Egypt is just a tip of the iceberg. So, what is the reason why most people will give an arm and a leg for a Cairo and Nile Cruise tour?
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. Starving? Awesome! Most Felucca tours provide dishes as you sail.
Nile dinner cruises
Need to include a calming and soothing evening on the Nile waters as part of your Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure? A Nile dinner cruise is all you need. 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.
Nile River Cruises from Luxor to AswanNile Cruises from Aswan to Luxor
Among the most-sought-after cruises are the multi-day Nile cruises from Aswan to Luxor. Apart from stating from both places, these cruises can also be accessed from Hurghada and Marsa Alam, Red Sea resorts.
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Cairo Historical Landmarks
The Great Pyramids of Giza
It is no secret that the Pyramids as the most visited attractions in Egypt. They are situated within the city, bordering the Nile Valley and the Sahara desert. 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 in Cairo
Lets assume that you arent interested in museums. Still, nothing can prepare you for the Egyptian Musuem. 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. Some of the highlights in the Egyptian Museum include King Tutankhamen’s gold mask and mummies. Fun fact:The Egyptian Museum boasts of more than a hundred thousand items contained in one hundred and seven galleries and viewing rooms.
Citadel and Mosque of Ali Pasha The Alabaster Mosque
A 20-minute drive from the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel is an Islamic-age fortress. 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.