13-Day Passage Through Egypt 

13-Day Passage Through Egypt

Cruise the Nile, Included Excursions and More

Exploring the great icons of Egypt with Lindblad Expeditions is an incomparable experience, and your guarantee of an in-depth encounter with all its wonders. Become an adept photographer as you sail along the Nile River on board Oberoi Philae, a spacious chartered ship holding just 42 guests. Explore the Pyramids, museums steeped in fascinating history and the passing landscape. You will see more and get closer with Lindblad Expeditions.

Luxury Accommodations, Included Excursions and More

Cruise Line: Lindblad Expeditions
Ship(s): Oberoi Philae
Departure: 3/1/2020 to 12/5/2021
Length: 13 Days
Starts: Luxor, Egypt
Starting from
per person

Cruise Amenities

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What's Included on your Egypt Exploration on board Oberoi Philae:
Aboard Ship:
  • Oberoi Philae, a privately chartered ship holds just 42 guests
  • All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Cappuccinos, lattes & filtered water
  • 24-hour coffee, tea & soda
  • Hors d'oeuvres & snacks during Recap
  • Fitness Center
  • Fully stocked library, and other gracious public spaces
  • Wi-Fi available throughout ship
  • The guidance and company of Lindblad's expedition staff, including a Lindblad Certified Photo Instructor, as well as Egyptologist guides
  • Hotels ashore as indicated in itinerary
  • Meals on land, as indicated in itinerary
  • Sightseeing & entrance fees
  • Special access permits, park fees & port taxes
  • Transfers to and from group flights
  • The expertise of Lindblad's expedition staff
  • All excursions as indicated on itinerary
  • Presentations and guest speakers in the lounge
Lindblad Expeditions Passage Through Egypt

13-Day Passage Through Egypt

Fares as low as $9,550 and Luxury Accommodations, Included Excursions and More!

Passage Through Egypt
Exploring the Many Facets of an Ancient Land
Many Departures* to Choose From:
3/1/2020 through 12/5/2021 
Day 1-2 Depart on overnight flight to Cairo, Egypt.
Transfer to Nile Ritz-Carlton.
Nile Ritz-Carlton
Day 3 Cairo, Egypt
Sightseeing Old Cairo and Egyptian Museum. This evening enjoy welcome drinks and dinner at hotel.
Nile Ritz-Carlton, all meals
Day 4 Luxor, Egypt
Take charter flight to Luxor, visit Karnak Temple before embarking Oberoi Philae. This afternoon, visit Luxor Temple and Luxor Museum.
Oberoi Philae, plus all meals
Day 5 Luxor, Egypt
Continue exploring Luxor, including its West Bank with the Colossus of Memnon, then on to the Valley of the Kings, Ramesseum, Valley of the Queens and temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Oberoi Philae, plus all meals
Day 6 Dendera, Egypt/Sailing the Nile
Visit Temple of Dendera. Sail to Esna this afternoon.
Oberoi Philae, plus all meals
Day 7 Esna, Egypt/Sailing the Nile/Edfu, Egypt
Visit Temple of Khnum and sightseeing walk in Esna. Continue sailing southward and visit Edfu Temple, including temple of Horus.
Oberoi Philae, plus all meals
Day 8 Sailing the Nile/Kom Ombo
Visit the hilltop Temple of Kom Ombo. Continue sailing.
Oberoi Philae
, plus all meals
Day 9 Aswan, Egypt
Visit temple of Philae, granite quarries and Nubian Museum. Take high tea at Old Cataract Hotel and sail on a felucca. Tonight enjoy onboard entertainment featuring Nubian culture.
Oberoi Philae, plus all meals
Day 10 Abu Simbel/Cairo, Egypt
Stop at Aswan High Dam, then take a charter flight to Abu Simbel. Visit temples built by Ramses II. Take charter flight to Cairo where you will transfer to hotel and have dinner.
Oberoi Philae/Four Seasons First Residence, plus all meals
Day 11 Saqqara, Pyramids & the Sphinx
Visit Step Pyramid, explore the Pyramids, Sphinx and Solar Boat. Tonight, return to the Pyramids for Sound & Light Show.
Four Seasons First Residence
, plus breakfast and lunch
Day 12 Cairo, Egypt
Sight-seeing in Cairo, including Muhammad Ali Mosque, Ibn Tulun Mosque and Gayer-Anderson Museum. After lunch, explore Khan el Khalili bazaar. Tonight enjoy the farewell reception before dinner at the hotel.
Four Seasons First Residence
, plus all meals
Day 13 Depart
Transfer to airport
*Some dates feature reverse travel direction.
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 Luxury Accommodations, Included Excursions and More!
Fares shown are per person based on double occupancy of the minimum category, USD and cruise-only. Itineraries and prices listed on this website are as of publication date, and are subject to change. Fares do not include personal expenses, meals not specified on itinerary, international or internal flights, nor gratuities. The published price is determined far in advance of initial departure on the basis of then-existing projections of fuel and other costs. In the event that Lindblad Expeditions will determine the current costs create an unsustainable financial model, including but not limited to increases in the price of fuel, currency fluctuations, increases in government taxes or levies, or increased security costs, Lindblad Expeditions reserve the right to pass on these costs to you to cover such unexpected increases. Lindblad Expeditions will provide a transparent accounting of the reason for increase in costs. Lindblad Expeditions may amend these terms and conditions at any time. Certain restrictions apply. Ask about Single Cabins and Single Share Cabins (roommates). Triple cabins may also be available. We reserve the right to correct errors.