Day 7: MINYA – TEL EL AMARNA - ASYUT
Early morning sailing to Tel El Amarna. After breakfast visit Armarna Visitor Centre and enjoy a presentation on Akhenaten and Nerfertiti. Afterwards visit the Northern Tombs and the tombs at the Tel El Amarna site, once the city of Akhenaten, the Pharaoh known for his revolutionary religion that worshiped Aten. Return to the boat for lunch. Sail to Asyut. Stop in front of Prince Tawdrous Monastery and view from the boat. Dinner, Galabeya Party and overnight Asyut.
DAY 8: ASYUT – SOHAG
Early morning sailing to Sohag with a day of leisure, taking in the beautiful Nile River.
Dinner, Black & White Party night and overnight in Sohag
DAY 9: SOHAG – NAGA HAMMADI
Early morning sail to El Bal, arrive and visit Abydos Temple.
Return to the boat and sail to Naga Hammadi via the Naga Hammadi bridges, pass through some of the most beautiful scenery.
Dinner, Quiz night and overnight in Naga Hammadi.
DAY 10: NAGA HAMMADI – LUXOR
Early sail to Qena, enjoy breakfast onboard and the take a 20 minute drive to visit Dendarah. The temple complex of is one of the best preserved in Egypt. Return to boat and Sail to Luxor.
Enjoy a cookery lesson onboard before dinner, belly dancer show and overnight in Luxor.
DAY 11: LUXOR
Visit to the West Bank to the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepsut followed by lunch. In the afternoon visit the East Bank Temples of Luxor and Karnak. Overnight in Luxor.
DAY 12: LUXOR
Enjoy breakfast before disembarking from your cruise.
**Optional excursions are payable in CASH at the time of booking.Orbital Travel act as agents for the activity operator/supplier only. The contract for these excursions, tours and activities is between the client and the local suppliers who offer them. Local suppliers are independent of Orbital Travel Limited**.
Please note: The order or content of your itinerary may be amended due to lock closures, low water levels or any other unforeseeable circumstances. Due to the increasing number of boats on the Nile, at some docking points boats are moored side by side obstructing the view from cabins. Occasionally, due to operational difficulties a change of vessel can occur.
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