Luxury Nile Cruises

The longest river in the world and one of the most famous, the illustrious Nile is home to many mysterious and magical wonders. Prominent pyramids, ancient obelisks and a history rich in fascinating findings, the Nile offers a journey like no other.

Luxury river cruise lines on the Nile

Where to discover

Visit Egypt’s capital, Cairo and see the Great Pyramids of Giza, or travel to the lively hub of Aswan where you can witness the largest ancient bedrock obelisk. Explore the perfectly, or experience the vivid artwork inside the Valley of the King’s tombs.

Most cruises begin in Luxor, offering sights such as the Temple of Karnak and perfectly-carved hieroglyphics in Luxor Temple. Travel along to the Valley of the Kings and experience the vivid artworks inside the tombs.

Journey north and reach Aswan, where you can explore the Temple of Edfu, one of the best-preserved temples in all of Egypt. Kom Ombo is a spiritual stop, where guests can pay homage to Horus and the half-crocodile god, Sobek. A river rich in wildlife, you are bound to spot many animals including reptiles, land mammals and birds.

For a more adventurous experience, travel further north the Jinja, Uganda, the home of the best commercial white-water-rafting in Africa. Close to Lake Victoria, journey through unspoilt forests and witness the abundance of birdlife and monkeys swing through the air as you adventure along the river.

A mesmerising river, bursting with beautiful views, ancient ruins and exploratory sights, the Nile is an experience from start to finish.

One of the main attractions along the Nile, a visit here is highlighted with its vast blend of cultures and prominent pyramids on the landscape. Travel to Giza and see the Great Pyramid or the Sphinx, or take a more contemporary turn and venture into the city, listening to the echoing prayers from minarets and watching donkey carts rattle by.
An intriguing town along the Nile, Aswan marks ancient Egypt’s southern frontier. Flowing gently around Lake Nasser, between boulders and idyllic islands, explore the colourful Nubian villages or and old Aswan Dam where you can swim in the river and recover from your travels and temple-viewing.
Often nicknamed the world’s greatest open-air museum, Luxor is a grant testament to the ancient times of Egypt. As the Nile flows through, upon its banks and beyond sit enigmatic Thebes’ temples including Karnak and Luxor in the east, and tombs or museums in the west.

Nile Luxury Voyages

Splendours of Egypt & the Nile on river Nile Uniworld River Cruises
Embarking from: Cairo
Includes HUGE savings plus a FREE one-way Business Class flight upgrade, limited time only | Extra savings for Heritage Club members!
From: £4069

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