• Flight included
  • Accommodation included
  • Transfer included

The Nile to the Red Sea: Cruise & relax in Egypt

  • Round trip
  • 10, 11, 14 or 15 nights
  • Egypt
price from £ 1,039.00
  • per person
  • based on 2 persons
Refundable

With this offer, you can get a partial refund if you cancel up to 15 days before your check-in date.

If your check-in date is less than 15 days away, you will not be eligible for a refund, however this might improve depending on your selection. Please check before booking.

Cruise down the Nile to see Egypt's ancient wonders before relaxing besides the Red Sea, inc. flights, transfers & hotels with optional 5* upgrade

Home to ancient civilisations that still inspire awe today, a cruise down the Eternal Nile is one of the most unforgettable ways to experience Egypt. You'll see some of the most magnificent reminders of the Pharoahs that once ruled the land, as well as the chance to see spellbinding temples, the iconic Valley of the Kings and other historic treasures up close. Complement your historic adventures with the perfect beach escape to the Red Sea, where you can bask on Hurghada's golden beaches, indulge in watersports and soak up the glittering sunshine. And if you want to enjoy some truly regal opulence during this bucket list adventure, then the Pharoah-worthy five-star upgrade certainly won't disappoint.

Included
  • 10 or 14 nights in Egypt: 7 nights on Nile cruise, and 3 or 7 nights in Hurghada

  • Superior option includes 5* cruise and hotel

  • Nile cruise: full board (ex. drinks)

  • Hurghada: all-inclusive

  • Return flight from Birmingham, Bristol, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester to Hurghada

  • Shared transfer between airport and hotels

We know plans can change. Our Flexible holidays let you rearrange your trip!

Choose from any alternative available dates. Includes refundable options. T&C's apply!

Day 1: Welcome to Egypt

Welcome to Egypt! After you arrive in Hurghada International Airport, you'll be taken to your hotel where you can rest and relax. Enjoy a leisurely meal and unwind, before your adventures start the next day.

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Arabella Azur Resort  or similar

Day 2-4: Journey down the Nile

The early start on day 2 will be worth it - you'll head to Aswan City, where your Nile cruise awaits. If you're keen to explore further, you can also enjoy an optional excursion to the High Dam, Philaie Temple and the Obelisk, as well as the beautiful Botanical Gardens. Once on board, yo… Read more

Aswan

Day 5-10: Relax in the Red Sea

Today it's time to move on from the historic Nile to the golden sands of Hurghada, where the luxurious Red Sea awaits. Before you wave goodbye to all the wonders of the Nile though, you'll also have the chance to take an optional visit to the West Bank with its Valley of the Kings, the t… Read more

Arabella Azur Resort  or similar

Day 1-7: Journey down the Nile

Welcome to Egypt! After you arrive in Hurghada International Airport, you'll have a transfer to Luxor, where you'll be taken to your Nile cruise ship. Relax and enjoy a leisurely meal, before your adventures begin.

The next day, choose to take it easy before you sail to Esna tow… Read more

Luxor

Day 8-14: Relax in the Red Sea

It's time to embrace the beach life as you disembark from your Nile cruise, and head to beautiful Hurghada. Soak up the golden sun, relax in the gorgeous Red Sea and bask in comfort for the rest of your stay. You can unwind and relax in your luxurious resort in complete bliss. With crystal c… Read more

Arabella Azur Resort  or similar

Day 1: Welcome to Egypt

Welcome to Egypt! After you arrive in Hurghada International Airport, you'll be taken to your hotel where you can rest and relax. Enjoy a leisurely meal and unwind, before your adventures start the next day.

Read more
Caribbean World Resorts Soma bay - Red Sea  or similar

Day 2-4: Journey down the Nile

The early start on day 2 will be worth it - you'll head to Aswan City, where your Nile cruise awaits. If you're keen to explore further, you can also enjoy an optional excursion to the High Dam, Philaie Temple and the Obelisk, as well as the beautiful Botanical Gardens. Once on board, yo… Read more

Aswan

Day 5-10: Relax in the Red Sea

Today it's time to move on from the historic Nile to the golden sands of Hurghada, where the luxurious Red Sea awaits. Before you wave goodbye to all the wonders of the Nile though, you'll also have the chance to take an optional visit to the West Bank with its Valley of the Kings, the t… Read more

Caribbean World Resorts Soma bay - Red Sea  or similar

Day 1-7: Journey down the Nile

Welcome to Egypt! After you arrive in Hurghada International Airport, you'll have a transfer to Luxor, where you'll be taken to your Nile cruise ship. Relax and enjoy a leisurely meal, before your adventures begin.

The next day, choose to take it easy before you sail to Esna tow… Read more

Luxor

Day 8-14: Relax in the Red Sea

It's time to embrace the beach life as you disembark from your Nile cruise, and head to beautiful Hurghada. Soak up the golden sun, relax in the gorgeous Red Sea and bask in comfort for the rest of your stay. You can unwind and relax in your luxurious resort in complete bliss. With crystal c… Read more

Caribbean World Resorts Soma bay - Red Sea  or similar
Optional excursion

To make your stay even more memorable, you can choose an optional excursion package during your Nile Cruise, and discover the ancient wonders of Egypt's past. Find out more about how to add this to your package in the booking process. The excursion includes an English-speaking guide as you explore the sights along the way:

  • Valley of Kings: step back in time at the home of the tomb of Tutenkhamun, as well as many other magnificent pharoahs

  • Hatshepsut: one of ancient Thebes' archaeological wonders, this is the stunning tomb of Queen Hatshepsut

  • Colossi of Memnon: feel tiny at the feet of the towering 720 ton stone statues, guarding the memorial temple of Amenhotep

  • Edfu Temple: the atmospheric home to the falcon god, Horus, the sandstone temple is covered in intriguing carvings and inscriptions

  • Kom Ombo: one of Egypt's most unique sites, Kom Ombo is a double temple with inscriptions revealing ancient Egypt's advanced medical science

  • Philae Temple: honouring the goddess Isis, this majestic temple complex looks over the serene banks of the River Nile

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Excluded
  • Tips for cruise ship: approx. £25.00 per person per cruise be paid on board
  • Visa fees
Payment

If you book this deal before 35 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.

Additional Information
Conditions

Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.

Secret Escapes Limited is a company registered in England & Wales under number 07026107, registered office 120 Holborn, London, EC1N 2TD, United Kingdom.© Secret Escapes 2021

Price changes

Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.

COVID-19 info

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination, which are subject to change at short notice. Please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before departure via your government's foreign advice service.

Occupancy

Maximum 2 people

Single supplement

The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.

Flight times

Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.

Travel documents

You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 5 days prior to departure at the latest.

Vaccinations

All travellers should be up to date with primary courses and boosters when travelling to Egypt. Vaccinations usually recommended for travel to Egypt include Diphtheria; Polio; Hepatitis A; Tetanus. Consult your doctor or the NHS travel advice website for more information.

Passport

Your passport must be valid for six months upon arrival in Egypt. For up-to-date information, visit the official gov.uk website or the relevant embassy.

Visa

For travel in Egypt, a visa is required. Travellers can apply for an e-visa online, or get a visa upon arrival. For up to date information, visit the official gov.uk website or the relevant embassy.

Travel schedule

The specified itinerary is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.

Quality standards

Please note that the quality standards of hotels, facilities, transportation and roads may differ from the UK.

Currency

The national currency of Egypt is the Egyptian Pound (EGP).