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Movenpick MS Sun Ray Nile Cruise

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3 nights, 4 days / 4 nights, 5 days
Every Thursday from Luxor & Monday from Aswan
Luxor / Aswan

Movenpick Sun Ray Nile Cruise is one of the newest ships on the Nile, An ultra-deluxe Nile Cruise boat has been designed to the highest standards, it creates the perfect environment to discover the wonders of Egypt Nile.

Movenpick MS Sun Ray Nile Cruise Key Features

Spacious cabins
Variety of shops
Swiss quality service
Cruise through ancient Egyptian History
5-star facilities and service.

Movenpick MS Sun Ray Nile Cruise Rooms

66 spacious and elegantly designed cabins and suites.
All the cabins are air-conditioned and offer either 2 twin-sized beds or a king-size bed.
They come equipped with a private bathroom with bathtub, hairdryer, minibar, safe deposit box, internal telephone, 2 life jackets, and satellite LCD television.

Movenpick MS Sun Ray Nile Cruise Restaurants

Delicious buffets for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the Main Restaurant.
After a long and exciting day of sightseeing, the Lounge Bar is a great place to enjoy some refreshments. Or relax at the Sun Deck and enjoy the amazing view of the Nile while helping yourself to light varieties of beverages and snacks.

Day 1: Embark in Luxor – Luxor East Bank
Check in to your 5-star deluxe Nile cruise boat, where you will be welcomed by the reception staff. On arrival, you will have the opportunity to visit the Temple of Karnak and Luxor Temple. Lunch will be served on board in the restaurant. Tonight, a delicious dinner is served on board.

Day 2: Luxor west bank

After a delicious breakfast on board, our tour of the West Bank will begin with a visit to the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. On the way back to the river Nile, we will pass by the famed Colossi of Memnon. Following the morning sail to Edfu, enjoy lunch onboard the boat. Afternoon tea will be served on board during the cruise to Edfu. In the evening, a gourmet dinner will be served on board

Day 3: Edfu & Kom Ombo temples

Enjoy breakfast on board, followed by a visit to the Temple of Edfu. Lunch will be served on board while cruising to Kom Ombo. After lunch, visit the temple of Kom Ombo – dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek. The temple stands at a bend in the Nile where, in ancient times, sacred crocodiles basked in the sun on the riverbank. Return to your Nile Cruise boat where afternoon tea will be served in the lounge. Tonight’s entertainment will be an “Egyptian Night” costume party for all guests, with a chance to dress up in traditional Egyptian “galabeyyas”. Dinner will be a buffet of Egyptian specialties.

Day 4: Philae temple & Felucca sailing

A breakfast buffet will be served on board, after which you will have the morning at your leisure. Enjoy lunch on board, followed by a short motorboat ride to visit the majestic Philae Temple on the Island of Agilika. Next, we proceed to the Granite Quarries, which supplied the ancient Egyptians with most of the hard stone used in pyramids and temples and still hold a huge unfinished obelisk. You will also have a chance to take a ride on a felucca (a typical Egyptian sailboat) around Elephantine Island, Lord Kitchener’s Botanical Gardens, and the Agha Khan Mausoleum (weather permitting, life jackets will be provided). Tonight’s farewell dinner will be a gala dinner. Enjoy a Folkloric show and a Dervish show after dinner.

Day 5: Disembark in Aswan

Buffet breakfast onboard and check out at 8:00 AM.

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4 Day Aswan to Luxor

Day 1: Embark in Aswan – Philae temple

Board your 5-star deluxe Nile cruise boat, where you will be welcomed by the reception staff . On arrival, you will have the opportunity to visit the romantic and majestic Philae Temple on the Island of Agilika. This will be followed by a visit to the Granite Quarries, which supplied the ancient Egyptians with most of the hard stone used in pyramids and temples, and still hold a huge unfinished obelisk. Lunch will be served on board. This afternoon you will have the chance to take a ride on a felucca (a typical Egyptian sail boat) around Elephantine Island, Lord Kitchener’s Botanical Gardens, and the Agha Khan Mausoleum (weather permitting, life jackets will be provided). Tonight, A gourmet dinner will be served on board. Enjoy a Folkloric Show and Dervish Show after dinner.

Day 2: Cruising the Nile

Breakfast will be served on board. Enjoy lunch, while you cruise to Kom Ombo and visit the magnificent Temple of Kom Ombo – dedicated to the crocodile-god Sobek. Afternoon tea will be served while you cruise to Edfu. Tonight will be an “Egyptian Night” costume party for all guests, with a chance to dress up in traditional Egyptian “galabeyya”. Dinner will be a lavish buffet of Egyptian specialties, followed by oriental music and dancing for everyone.

Day 3: Temple of Horus & Luxor temples

A breakfast buffet will be served on board. This morning, explore the extraordinary Temple of Horus. Once you return to the boat, continue to enjoy your cruise onward to Luxor, while enjoying your lunch. This afternoon, your Egyptologist will guide you round the strikingly graceful Temple of Karnak, dedicated to the god Amun – and then onwards to the Temple of Luxor. Tonight, a delicious dinner is served on board.

Day 4: Disembark in Luxor – Luxor west bank

Breakfast will be served on board, check out at 8:00. Our tour of the West Bank will begin with a visit to Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, we will pass by the famed Colossi of Memnon.

  • Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure.
  • Airport or Train station transfers.
  • Qualified tour guide.
  • Accommodation on board 5-star cruise on full board basis.
  • Visit Karnak temples, Luxor temple, the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut’s Temple and the Colossi of Memnon in Luxor, the Temples at Edfu, and Kom-Ombo, the temple of Isis on the island of Philae in Aswan.
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to all sights as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • The assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions.
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
  • Any extra and personal spending.
  • Beverages.
  • Tipping for Cruise crew, drivers, and tour guide.
4 Days/3 Nights
5 Days/4 Nights
Per Person in Double Cabin
810
960
Per Single Cabin
1130
1360
4 Days/3 Nights
5 Days/4 Nights
0
Per Person in Double Cabin
890
1040
Per Single Cabin
1190
1440

Prices policy

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

Children policy

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star rating  I had a wonderful personalized experience, our tour guide Nermeen was outstanding, she was patient and accommodating. She knew exactly where to take us, the lunch spot she took us... read more

K7182JSmariam
August 1, 2022

star rating  We had an amazing 5 day Nile Cruise and visits all thanks to the great planning of Daniel. We had a great time. Daniel was with us during all the... read more

Paifo
July 29, 2022

star rating  We enjoyed so much the Nile Cruise, our guide during the whole trip was an excellent guide Mr. Abanoud Jacob, he made us to travel through the time to the... read more

frambus
June 13, 2022

star rating  I more than enjoyed the two days. Timing, guidance and the personal support were incredible.
First day: all the sights in Luxor.
Day 2: Valley of the Kings and... read more

HorstFetzer
May 3, 2022

star rating  Daniel is a great person, we were able to do everything we wanted with great guides for our visits, the organization is really great! We recommend Ez tour Egypt... read more

Doriane49000
April 29, 2022

star rating  Pyramids, aswan, Luxor, temples. Everything was perfect thanks to ez tour organisation. We recommended to you Daniel and his guides.

hugobF6529ZA
April 8, 2022

star rating  Awesome Luxor tour definitely worth it, Daniel knows his stuff and history ! Visited the tombs, temples, great lunch, and was trustworthy.

Apolosadventures
March 24, 2022

star rating  Services were excellent,tour guidance was perfect and explained satisfactory.. such tours are highly recommended, THANKS DANIEL

ahmedaU6291SP
January 29, 2022

star rating  Great travel agent and fair price
Daniel is reactive and serious.
He booked for us a nice hotel and a fantastic tour
Fully recommanded !

davyt615
January 10, 2022

star rating  I booked a private transport from Luxor to Hurghada with a stop at Dendara temple with EZ tour. I negotiated a good price through my tour guide. Everything was arranged... read more

Melissa W
January 7, 2022

star rating  We had amazing 4 days on a cruise ship between Luxor and Aswan accompanied by Daniel as a tour guide.
He helped us with the booking because we had... read more

H4869LAmanuelad
September 18, 2021

star rating  We had a perfect Time although everything was planned on a short notice.
We had Daniel as a tourguide, he was very friendly and he did sort out many... read more

icaesarv
September 14, 2021

star rating  As a French woman traveling alone I asked Daniel for help getting from Luxor to Aswan. I just wanted a drive that would allow me to visit some the Edfou... read more

evarosemary
August 10, 2021

star rating  We had a great time in Egypt and we start with a cruise from Aswan to Luxor, in Aswan our guide was George, he was very helpful, patient and kind... read more

Departure261428
July 8, 2021

Nile River Cruises (FAQs)

In Egypt, you can have a very special experience to sail on the longest river in the world The Nile River“. To have such an exceptional tour, you need to be on board a Nile cruise keeping in mind that there are a lot of different Nile Cruises from different categories. The most recommended Nile cruise categories in Egypt are the 5 * and the 5 * High Deluxe categoriesPrices differ from one cruise to another based on the installations on each cruise and based on the time you would like to visit Egypt, to check all the Nile River Cruise possibilities with the different prices Budget, please check our best Nile Cruises suggested.

The temperature in Egypt ranges from 37c to 14c. Summer is ever hot and the winter is cool and mild but occasionally it becomes cold at night. The average low temperatures vary from9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime. The temperature is moderate each along the coasts.

Keeping in mind that Egypt is a conservative society, dress moderately as you wich, but of course, light cotton clothes are preferred during the summer, and a cover for your head like a hat or scarf to protect you from the sun, a jacket for the winter nights will come in handy, and something comfortable for your feet like sneakers or a flip flop.

The best and the most suitable time to have a perfect Nile cruise holiday
, you’ll find that the period from the end of October till the middle of April is the best season ever to plan your Nile cruise holiday in.

You can choose any time between the mentioned period to have your holiday
but kindly notice that Easter and Christmas seasons in Egypt are considered the peaked seasons with the highest prices In all the year, so kindly put this in mind while planning your marvelous Nile Cruise vacation in the land of Pharaohs, still, you’ll get the most inimitable affordable tour prices from our side to enjoy the beast dream holiday.

There are two types of Nile cruises in Egypt, the first one is the private Nile river cruises also known as” Dahabiya” which has about 10 cabins, and the standard, more common group, the Nile cruises which has about 150 cabins equipped with everything a traveler could desire.

The Nile cruise is basically a fully equipped sailing hotel that holds a sun deck, a full entertaining center, an inner swimming pool, lounge bar, discotheque, a marvelous restaurant, a spa, beauty center, a laundry, gift shops, and a safe deposit box, and everything you would expect from a hotel.

 

 

 

The Nile Cruise sails between the two enchanting cities of Luxor and Aswan or vice versa where everyone can explore the divine Karnak temples Complex, the legendary Valley of the Kings, the mesmerizing Hatshepsut temple, the unique Kom Ombo temple the majestic Philae temple, the glorious Edfu temple, the Great unfinished obelisk, and various more.

 

 

 

The best activity by far is being on board a Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan or Vise Versa. Witness the beauty of Egypt from a hot balloon or a plane and try all the delicious Egyptian cuisines and drinks plus shopping in old Cairo. Explore the pure nature of the red sea in the magical city resorts of Egypt like Hurghada and many more by diving and snorkeling in the marine life or Hurghada. Behold the mesmerizing western desert on a safari trip under the heavenly Egyptian skies.

 

 

There are a lot of public holidays in Egypt too many to count either religious or nation, the most important festivals are the holy month of Ramadan which ends with Eid Al Fitr, Christmas, new years eve, and Easter.