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  • Cairo: 5-Star Luxury Nile Maxim Dinner Cruise

    1. Cairo: 5-Star Luxury Nile Maxim Dinner Cruise

    Your luxury cruise experience begins with pickup from your hotel in Cairo. Arrive at the port and board a deluxe 5-star boat, the Nile Maxim, for your 2-hour voyage along the Nile from Old Cairo to New Cairo. As you sail, be amazed by the spectacular sights of Cairo, lit up at night by twinkling lights. Learn about and discover the wonders of this world-famous river, then sit down for a delicious buffet dinner, including an authentic Arabian dessert. After dinner, be entertained by a traditional Tanoura dance show, bursting with colorful skirts, whirling folk dancers, and uplifting music. There’s also a breathtaking belly dancing show too, complete with upbeat Arabic songs that will have you standing from your seat. At the end of the cruise, sit back and relax as you’re transported back to your hotel.

    it was a good experience and loved the dancing part alot. Thanks to our guide MOSTAFA ORTEGA, he made sure we have a pleasant night starting from the time of pickup from the hotel till he dropped us back. he really was helpful and a very nice guy.

  • Cairo: Pyramid Tour, Boat Ride and Lunch at Cafelucca

    2. Cairo: Pyramid Tour, Boat Ride and Lunch at Cafelucca

    Depending on the time slot you’ve selected (8 AM, 9 AM, 10 AM, or 11 AM), you will be picked up from your hotel at the arranged time. Find your seats aboard a modern vehicle and sit back as you start your adventure to the three Great Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinos. Visit the Valley Temple where priests mummified the dead body of King Chephren. From there, get a close look at the majestic Sphinx. Benefit from the opportunity to take pictures with the legendary guardian standing by the huge funeral complex with its lion body and the head of King Chephren. Your guide can assist you with the posing to ensure you’ll get the best experience. Then it’s time to transfer back to Cairo city center for your Nile sailing cruise. Enjoy a relaxing 2-hour lunch cruise on a traditional felucca boat away from the hustle and bustle of the city. On the lunch cruises, guests are served a sele...

  • Luxor: River Nile Dinner Cruise with Belly Dancing

    3. Luxor: River Nile Dinner Cruise with Belly Dancing

    The experience begins with pickup from your Luxor hotel at around 6:00 PM and transfer down to the River Nile. Hop onboard your boat for the evening and set sail along one of the most famous rivers in the world. Be escorted to your table then enjoy a delicious meal while listening to the sound of traditional Egyptian music. After dinner, watch a mesmerizing belly dance show as well as entertaining folk performances. By the end of the cruise you’ll have a better understanding of Egyptian culture as well as unforgettable vacation memories.

  • Cairo: Pyramids and Sphinx Tour with River Nile Felucca Ride

    4. Cairo: Pyramids and Sphinx Tour with River Nile Felucca Ride

    Your Ancient Egyptian adventure begins with pickup from your hotel or selected location, and heads towards the Great Pyramids of Giza. Along the way, listen to your expert guide share lively commentary about the sights and landmarks you pass by. Upon arrival at the pyramids, feel immersed in the atmosphere of this unique historical location that is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Admire the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus, then head towards the Great Sphinx as well as the Valley Temple, where you can find the mummified form of the King before his burial. Enjoy plenty of time to stop for photo opportunities as you learn about the incredible stories hidden within the pyramid walls. After your tour of the pyramids, hop on board a traditional style Felucca boat for a sail along the River Nile. From the boat, marvel at the array of sights along the river and learn...

    El tour lo reserve el dia enterior por la noche y al dia siguiente el guia me estaba esperando en el hotel. Al final fui la unica participante y el tour lo hicieron personalizado para mi sin ningun coste adicional. Me recogieron a las 10 de la manana y a las 17 me trajeron de vuelta.

  • The Nile: Felucca Ride with Meal and Transfers

    5. The Nile: Felucca Ride with Meal and Transfers

    Discover the river Nile as you cruise its waters in a traditional Felucca. Meet your guide in the lobby of your hotel and travel to the Nile pier in downtown Cairo and spend a day sailing down the same river Cleopatra did so many centuries ago. Enjoy a relaxing daytime cruise and let your hand glide along the Nile’s surface as you bathe in the warm Egyptian sun. Choose to take the cruise later on in the day and experience a spectacular sunset over Cairo from the deck or your boat, or alternatively hop on board the Felucca after the sun has set and observe Cairo’s buzzing nightlife from the river.

    What an amazing experience this was! Our guide, Ahmed, picked us up from our hotel after waiting on the lobby for over 20mins. We were escorted to the river where we enjoyed a private sunset Felucca ride. It was absolutely beautiful and the entire experience with Emo Tours was amazing and smooth. I'd 100% recommend this company.

  • Old Cairo Half Day Tour And Nile Dinner Cruise

    6. Old Cairo Half Day Tour And Nile Dinner Cruise

    Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza to visit both Coptic and Islamic parts of old Cairo. First, you will go to the Sultan Hassan Mosque, which is one of the largest and most important medieval mosques in the world. Next, you will explore Coptic Cairo, visiting the Babylon fortress and the St. Sergios Church dating back to the 4th century, where the holy family took refuge. Saving the best for last, your tour will end with a 3-hour Nile cruise with dinner. An evening cruise on one of the Nile boats is a wonderful opportunity to spend and look at Cairo's skyline at night. During the evening, you will find both local and international cuisine options at an open buffet. In addition, you will watch a belly dance show, listen to Arabic songs and music, along with a Tanoura show while indulging in your delicious meal. Spend an evening in the open air, enjoy the good f...

    The tour guide was excellent and his English was very good. He was much better than the last tour guide. He knew a lot about history and went out of his way to bring us to the market bazaar. I liked his attitude and his behaviour was a lot better than the last tour guide

  • Aswan: Boat Trip to the Nubian Village

    7. Aswan: Boat Trip to the Nubian Village

    Experience the Nubian lifestyle on this boat tour to The Nubian Village on the west bank. Discover the unique architecture, cheerful colors, and peculiar culture and traditions of its people.

    Begin with a pickup from your hotel/hostel then, board a boat and sail down the Nile with your guide to visit one of the villages. Once you arrive, enjoy the landscape, the beautiful nature of Aswan, and the vivid colors of the Nubian houses.

    Learn about the Nubian culture and traditions and walk in the streets of the Nubian Village to see the Nubian houses.

    Visit one of the Nubian houses to take a closer look at the Nubian daily life, enjoy a traditional drink and see the crocodiles they keep as pets in a safe basin inside their houses. After this eventful day, sail back to your hotel/hostel.

  • Luxor: Half Day Motor Boat Ride with Banana Island Visit

    8. Luxor: Half Day Motor Boat Ride with Banana Island Visit

    Your local tour leader will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the Nile side of Luxor, where your boat is waiting for your journey. Sailing down the peaceful waters of the majestic Nile River, see the imposing Luxor Temple on the East Bank and the pink hills of the West Bank go by, an inspiring and incredibly relaxing experience you’ll never forget.  Experience the peace and tranquility of the Nile water that has been the lifeblood of Egypt since the times of the pharaohs. Enjoy a drink during your boat ride. The boat will sail north of Luxor to an island covered with banana plantations. The boat will sail to the Banana Island, an island covered with banana plantations. Have a relaxing time enjoying the beautiful scenery on a short exploratory tour.  Enjoy a refreshing cup of traditional Egyptian tea and some of the sweetest, most delicious bananas you have ever tasted. Co...

  • Luxor: Private Felucca Boat Trip with Hotel Pickup

    9. Luxor: Private Felucca Boat Trip with Hotel Pickup

    Take a cruise on the Nile river in a traditional felucca sailing boat to discover the beauty of Luxor. Relax with a drink as you soak up the scenery. Enjoy a private trip with hotel pickup and drop-off. See camels, donkeys, and a wide variety of birds and wildlife. Watch children playing in the water and traditional farmers at work. Marvel as the sun sets over the West Bank and the Valley of the Kings.

  • Aswan: Private Nile Boat Cruise and Botanical Garden Visit

    10. Aswan: Private Nile Boat Cruise and Botanical Garden Visit

    Your River Nile adventure begins with pickup from your Aswan hotel in the late afternoon. Head down towards the river then hop on board your private boat for the evening and set sail along the infamous waters of the Nile. Arrive at the first stop of the tour, the Botanical Gardens on Lord Kitchener Island, home to an array of plants that were imported from all over the wold in the 1800s. Enjoy some free time to stroll around the gardens, admiring the majestic palm trees that line the walkways including the Sabal Palm and Phonic Palm as well as Ficus trees and other beautiful bougainvillea trees. Head back to the boat and continue along the Nile, watching the sunset and the sky change color. Sail around Elephantine Island, a tiny island home to ancient ruins and temples, then glide past the Mausoleum of Aga Khan built in the style of the Fatimid tombs in Cairo.

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What people are saying about The Nile

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Mohammad has been one of the best guide we ever had. We got late by about 15 minutes from the pick up time and he had put stupendous efforts and was continuously coordinating on phone with the cruise to get us in. He is extremely good in his communication and kept us so entertained. Tamer also has been a wonderful driver. A big thanks to them for giving us a beautiful evening.

it was a good experience and loved the dancing part alot. Thanks to our guide MOSTAFA ORTEGA, he made sure we have a pleasant night starting from the time of pickup from the hotel till he dropped us back. he really was helpful and a very nice guy.

Everything was organized at the highest level. Thanks to the Hazem guide. He was very attentive, answered all our questions. Finally, our dream has come true - to swim down the Nile.

This experience was just INCREDIBLE really, I have no other, words I lived a daydream, the guide was awesome, my dream is to achieve, THANKS SO MUCH

We had a wonderful time, thanks for taking care of us!