Egypt & the Nile - A Luxury Small Group Journey (2023)

Bask in the timeless majesty of ancient Egypt on an immersive journey through the land of the pharaohs, exploring its quintessential archaeological treasures with an expert A&K Egyptologist, and cruise for four nights along the Nile aboard stylish ‘Sanctuary Sun Boat IV.’

Journey Overview

Journey to the heart of an ancient land that has captured the imagination of travellers for millennia. Follow in the footsteps of pharaohs, emperors and conquerors from Cairo to Luxor and along the Nile to Aswan. You’ll cruise aboard A&K’s own award-winning Sanctuary ‘Sun Boat IV’ and explore the country’s myriad archaeological treasures and ancient monuments with a leading Egyptologist, bringing both ancient and modern Egypt to life.

Journey Highlights

  • Embark on a four-night Nile river cruise, gliding in comfort through stirring desert landscapes and going ashore to discover ancient Egypt’s most awe-inspiring sites
  • Explore the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities (or the Grand Egyptian Museum, upon its opening) to view a vast trove of artifacts
  • Venture inside one of the pyramids, and view the enigmatic Great Sphinx on the Giza Plateau
  • Descend into the tomb of King Tut and the colourful tomb of Seti I, father of legendary Ramses II, in the Valley of the Kings
  • Marvel at the colossal statues and towering colonnade of the sprawling Temple of Luxor, and listen as your expert A&K Egyptologist deciphers the hieroglyphs carved upon them
  • Journey to Abu Simbel to set eyes upon the imposing twin temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari

Click here to view 2024 departure dates for Egypt & the Nile.