DAY 1: ASWAN
Arrival day into Aswan where you will be met by a representative of Orbital Travel and transferred to the Jaz Royale. Dinner and overnight in Aswan.
DAY 2: ASWAN
After breakfast, visit the High Dam in Aswan, built in 1960-1971 to provide electricity to the villages along the Nile, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Isis on Philae Island. Return back to the Jaz Royale for Lunch on board, with an afternoon visit on a relaxing trip around Elephantine Island, to the Botanical Gardens on General Kitchener Island. Dinner and overnight in Aswan.
DAY 3: ASWAN – KOM OMBO - EDFU
After breakfast there is an option of a morning leisure or an early morning *Optional excursion to Abu Simbel please see the guide on board for details*. Jaz Royale departs Aswan for an early afternoon sailing to Kom Ombo. Early evening visit to This Temple, unlike many others in Egypt, was dedicated to two gods; the Southern section is dedicated to Sobek, the crocodile headed man, god of fertility, and the Northern section to the Falcon headed god Horus. Lunch and Dinner on board sail and overnight at Edfu.
DAY 4: EDFU & ESNA
After breakfast visit the Temple of Edfu, one of the best preserved Temple in Egypt. Sail to Luxor with a stop not a visit to Esna, leisure time in Luxor. Lunch and Dinner on board overnight in Luxor.
DAY 5: LUXOR
Breakfast on board followed by a visit to the beautiful West Bank. Visit the sites of the Colossi of Memnon, Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Hatshepshut. Lunch and Dinner on board overnight in Luxor.
DAY 6: LUXOR
Early morning breakfast on board the beautiful Jaz Royale. Followed by the visits to Temples of Luxor and Karnak located on the East bank. Afternoon sailing to Quena with Lunch and Dinner on board overnight Quena.
DAY 7: QUENA
Enjoy breakfast and visit Dendarah Temple complex which has some of the most vibrant and colourful paintings dating from antiquity. Return to the boat for lunch with an afternoon sailing to Nagaa Hamadi. Dinner on board overnight at Nagaa Hamadi.
DAY 8: EL BALYANA - SOHAG
Early morning sailing to El Balyana After breakfast visit Abydos Temple, the holy city of Osiris God of the Dead and the New Kingdom Temple of Seti 1. Lunch on board and sail to Sohag. Dinner on board overnight in Sohag.