Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise

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The best way to cruise the charming Nile River is aboard the Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise, experiencing the unforgettable sights of Upper Egypt with comfort in a 5-star luxury Nile Cruiser. The Oberoi Zahra offers a number of luxury accommodations, all-day fine dining, personalized spa treatments, a fitness center, and an open-air swimming pool with free Wi-Fi access on board. Sailing between the majestic cities of Luxor and Aswan for 4, 5, or 8 days in style and comfort.

Included:

- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- Assistance of our personnel during your stay and excursions
- All transfers by a modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
- Accommodation on board The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise on full board basis
- All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary sharing nile cruise group
- Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan
- English-speaking tour guide during your excursions
- All service charges and taxes
 

Excluded:

- Any extras and personal spending
- Tipping

Itinerary:
4 Days - Aswan / Luxor

Day 1 - Saturday - Arrival at Aswan

You will be met and assisted at Aswan Airport and then transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Aswan.
12:00 noon. Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple
7:00 p.m. Arrival drinks with Nubian Folklore entertainment.
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: High Dam, Philae Temple.

Day 2 – Sunday - Sail to Kom Ombo & Edfu

5:00 a.m. Sail to Kom Ombo
7:00 to 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - Visit the twin Temple of Kom Ombo
9:30 a.m. Sail to Edfu
12:30 p.m. – Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu
4:30 p.m. Sail to Esna
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Esna.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Kom Ombo, Temple of Edfu.

Day 3 – Monday - Sail to Luxor & Sightseeing in Luxor

4:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
7:00 to 9:00 a.m.  Breakfast
9:00 Visit West bank, Valley of the Kings, Dier Elmadina, Habu, and the Colossi of Memnon
1:00 p.m. Lunch
5:30 p.m. Visit to the Temple of Luxor
7:30 p.m. Have dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Valley of the Kings, Dier Elmadina, Habu, Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Luxor.

Day 4 – Tuesday - Disembarkation, Temple of Karnak & Departure

7:00 to 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 p.m. Disembarkation and visit to the Temple of Karnak, then you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for your departure.

Meals: Breakfast.

Visits: Temple of Karnak.

The above itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.
 

5 Days - Luxor / Aswan

Day 1 – Tuesday - Arrival at Luxor

You will be met and assisted at Luxor Airport with our representative and then transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Luxor.
12:00 noon. Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
7:00 p.m. Arrival drinks with live music entertainment at the club lounge
8:00 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Karnak Temple, Luxor Temple.

Day 2 – Wednesday - Luxor Sightseeing & Sailing to Esna

6:00 a.m. Breakfast
7:00 a.m. Visit West bank, Valley of the Kings, Dier Elmadina, Habu, and Colossi of Memnon
12:00 noon Sail to Esna
12:30 p.m. Lunch
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Esna.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Valley of the Kings, Dier El Madina, Habu, Colossi of Memnon.

Day 3 - Thursday - Sail to Edfu & Kom Ombo

5:00 a.m. Sail to Edfu
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
10:00 a.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu
12:00 noon Sail to Kom Ombo
12:30 p.m. Lunch
5:00 p.m. Tea at club lounge
6: 30 p.m. Visit the twin Temple of Kom Ombo
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Kom Ombo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Edfu, Temple of Kom Ombo.

Day 4 – Friday - Sail to Aswan

4:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
07:30 a.m. Breakfast
09:00 a.m. Visit the High Dam and Philae Temple
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:30 p.m. Visit Botanical Garden by felucca
5:00 p.m. Tea at the club lounge
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: High Dam, Philae, Botanical Garden.

Day 5 – Saturday - Disembarkation

7:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Disembarkation and then you will be transferred to Aswan Airport for departure.

Meals: Breakfast.

The above itinerary is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.

8 Days - Luxor / Aswan

Day 1 - Tuesday - Arrival at Luxor

You will be met and assisted at Luxor Airport and then transferred to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Luxor to start your journey.
12:00 noon Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Museum
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Karnak Temple, Luxor Museum.

Day 2 - Wednesday - Sightseeing at Luxor & Sail to Quina

6:00 a.m. Onwards Breakfast
7:00 a.m. Transfer to the West Bank, to explore the West Bank of ancient Thebes. You'll get to visit Valley of the Kings, with its royal tombs, King Tut and Ramses the Six's tombs. This will be followed by a visit to the Temple of Madinat Habu. On the way back, you will stop to visit the Colossi of Memnon.
10:30 a.m. Sail to Quina
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit to the Temple of Dendarah, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess of Music, Love and Joy.
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Quina.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Valley of the Kings, Temple of Madinat Habu, Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Dendarah.

Day 3 – Thursday - Sail back to Luxor & more Sightseeing at Luxor

3:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
10:30 a.m. Visit the West Bank which include the Valley of the Noble’s tombs, Dier El Madina, the site of a very special workman’s village, whose craftsmen built and decorated the tombs of the Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings. Lastly, you will visit the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut.
1:00. p.m. Lunch
4:30 - 06:00 p.m. Visit the Luxor Temple
7:00 to 08:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception with live music at the club lounge.
8:00 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Noble Tombs, Dier El Madina, Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor Temple.

Day 4 - Friday - Sail to Edfu

4:00 a.m. Sail to Edfu
8:30 to 9: 30 a.m. Breakfast
1:00 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu, the best preserved temple of the ancient world, dedicated to Horus the Falcon God
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Edfu.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Edfu.

Day 5 - Saturday - Sail to Aswan

4:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
1:00 p.m. Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and Philae Temple
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: High Dam, Philae Temple.

Day 6 - Sunday - Sail to Kom Ombo & Sightseeing at Aswan

6:30 a.m. Sail to Kom Ombo
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo; One side of the temple is dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek, God of Fertility and Creator of the World, whereas the other side is dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeris, also known as Horus, the Elder.
11:00 a.m. Sail to Aswan
1:00 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit the Botanical Garden by felucca
5:00 to 07:00 p.m. Spa Time
After Sunset - Sound and light show at Philae Temple
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Kom Ombo, Botanical Garden, Sound and Light show at Philae Temple.

Day 7 - Monday - Optional tour to Abu Simbel & Spa Time

8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
Optional visit to Abu Simbel
1:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 to 05:00 p.m. Spa time
7:00 p.m. Cocktail reception with entertainment
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Optional visit to Abu Simbel.

Day 8 - Tuesday - Departure

7:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Disembarkation and then you will be transferred to Aswan Airport for departure.

Meals: Breakfast.

8 Days - Aswan / Luxor

Day 1 - Tuesday - Arrival at Aswan

You will be met met and assisted at Aswan Airport and transfer to your Oberoi Zahra Nile cruise in Aswan.
12:00 p.m. Embarkation
12:30 p.m. Lunch
2:30 p.m. Visit the High Dam and the Philae Temple
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: High Dam, Philae Temple.

Day 2 - Wednesday - Sound and Light Show & Optional Tour Abu Simbel

8:00 to 9:30 a.m. - Breakfast
Optional visit to Abu Simbel
1:00 p.m. - Lunch
After Sunset – Sound and Light show at the Philae Temple
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Abu Simbel, Sound and Light at Philae Temple.

Day 3 - Thursday - Sail to Kom Ombo & Sail back to Aswan

6:30 a.m. Sail to Kom Ombo
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - Visit the twin Temple of Kom Ombo; one side of the temple is dedicated to the Crocodile God Sobek, God of Fertility and Creator of the World whereas the other side is dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeis, also known as Horus, the Elder.
11:00 a.m. - Sail back to Aswan
1:00 p.m. - Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit to Botanical Garden by felucca
7:00 p.m. Cocktail reception with entertainment
7:30 p.m. - Dinner

Overnight in Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Kom Ombo, Botanical Garden.

Day 4 – Friday - Sail to Edfu

7:00 a.m.- Sail to Edfu
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
1:00 p.m.  Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit the Temple of Edfu, the best preserved temple of the ancient world, dedicated to Horus the Falcon God.
7:30 - Dinner

Overnight in Edfu.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Temple of Edfu.

Day 5 - Saturday - Sail to Luxor

6:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
8:00 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
12:30 p.m. Lunch
3:00 p.m. Visit Karnak Temple and Luxor Museum
7:30 - Dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Karnak Temple, Luxor Museum.

Day 6 – Sunday - Sightseeing in Luxor & Sail to Quina

6:00 to 7.00 a.m. Onwards breakfast
7:00 a.m. Transfer to the West Bank, to explore the West Bank of ancient Thebes. You wil visit the Valley of the Kings, with its royal tombs, King Tuts and Ramses the Six's tombs. This will be followed by a visit to the Temple of Madinat Habu. On the way back, you will stop to visit the Colossi of Memnon.
10:30 a.m. Sail to Quina
12:30 p.m. - Lunch
3:00 p.m. - Visit to the Temple of Dendara, dedicated to Hathor, Goddess of Music, Love and Joy.
7:30 p.m. - Dinner

Overnight in Quina.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Valley of the Kings, Temple of Madinat Habu, Colossi of Memnon, Temple of Dendara.

Day 7 – Monday - Sail back to Luxor & more Sightseeing at Luxor

3:00 a.m. Sail to Luxor
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
10:30 a.m. - Visit the West Bank, including the Valley of the Noble’s Tombs, Dier El Madina, the site of a very special workman’s village, whose craftsmen built and decorated the tombs of the Pharaohs in the Valley of the Kings & the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut.
1:00 p.m. Lunch
4:30 to 6:00 p.m. Visit Luxor Temple
7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Farewell Reception with live music at the club lounge.
8:00 p.m.- Dinner

Overnight in Luxor.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Visits: Noble Tombs, Dier El Madina, Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor Temple.

Day 8 – Tuesday - Final Departure

7:00 to 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Disembarkation and then you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for final departure.

Meals: Breakfast.

Cruise:
  • 24/7 Reception
  • Private docking areas
  • Restaurant with varied menus on a daily basis.
  • Nightly entertainment programme
  • Sun Deck with Swimming pool and jacuzzi
  • Personal Care Attendant throughout your holiday.
  • On-board elevators and access for physically-challenged guests.
  • Laundry and daily housekeeping service
  • Internet and games room
  • Therapy rooms with a private shower and steam room
  • Gymnasium On board
  • Library and Cigar Lounge
  • Egyptologist for all shore excursions
  • Medical service on call (24/7)
  • Fully purified water, filtered and softened before distribution
  • Major credit cards accepted on board Nile Cruises
Cabin :
  • The Cruise Features 25 elegantly appointed cabins and 2 spacious Luxury Suites
  • All cabins with panoramic windows and Nile views
  • The Suites have separate living rooms, private terraces and Jacuzzis
  • Air conditioning with individual control
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access
  • Private bathroom offers hair dryer, a separate glass-enclosed steam and shower stall
  • High-definition LCD television and music system
  • Internal telephone with GSM lines
  • Safety deposit box and a well-stocked mini-bar, tea and coffee
  • Daily basket of fresh fruit

 

 

 

Oberoi Cruises Cancellation Policy

Full Amount of the cruise will be charged if cancellation is received 30 days or less prior to check in date.

50% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received from 60 to 31 days prior to check in date.

15 % of the cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received from 90 to 61 days prior to check in date.

A full refund of payment will be received if the cancellation is received 91 or more prior to check in date.

Prices :

Price Per Person (4 Days Itinerary)

MAY-SEPT
$ 1589 Double
$ 2389 Single
OCT.-APRIL
$ 2255 Double
$ 3379 Single

Price Per Person (5 Days Itinerary)

MAY-SEPT
$ 2099 Double
$ 3169 Single
OCT.-APRIL
$ 2989 Double
$ 4489 Single

Price Per Person (8 Days Itinerary)

MAY-SEPT
$ 3655 Double
$ 5509 Single
OCT.-APRIL
$ 5209 Double
$ 7819 Single

Charitable Giving:

We make a donation to the Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation for each booking reserved. 

 

Prices
Price quotes are in US dollars per person per trip and are valid until 30th September 2021, except during Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays.

 
Booking Policy

We are offering a low down payment of just 10% to secure your spaces on the tour including hotel room, cruise cabin, domestic flight ticket, and other travel-related services. The remaining balance can be paid up to two days prior to your arrival date or in cash upon arrival at the destination to your tour manager, therefore, making your booking a risk-free investment.

 

Oberoi Cancellation Policy

  •  The full amount of the cruise will be charged if cancellation is received less than 30 days prior to check-in date. 
  • 50% of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received 60 to 31 days prior to check-in date.
  • 15 % of the whole cruise amount will be charged if cancellation is received after your confirmation.

Children Policy

Children under the age of seven (7) are not eligible for this tour.

Children must occupy a separate cabin, which will be charged at the normal rate.
 

Tipping
Tipping for a job well done is customary in Egypt, though not required. Please feel welcomed but not obliged to offer a tip to your guide.

 

Emergency Cancellation Policy

Memphis Tours offers a very flexible cancelation policy in case the government or the airline issues a travel warning from/to your departure country and destination. In the event that this happens, we will be refunding you the amount paid in full. Here at Memphis Tours, we prioritize your well-being and safety above all else and for that reason, we have adapted our cancellation policy to reflect our values.

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