Nile Cruise Tours Starting in Cairo
A week in your life can be so uneventful, but there is that one that can change your life. A Cairo and Nile Cruise visit can be such an experience. By going on this cruise and tour, it will change everything you thought you knew about the magical land of the Pharaohs. What are the various not-to-be-missed activities that make your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour the perfect combo?
Short Nile Cruises in Cairo
Felucca sailing boat river cruises
The multi-day Nile cruises running from Aswan to Luxor are ranked among the most popular Egyptian cruises. These cruises leave both destinations, but you can also easily access them from both Cairo and the Red Sea resorts of Marsa Alam and Hurghada.
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The Giza Pyramids
It goes without saying that the Pyramids are among the most popular destination to visit in Egypt. Situated within the city, they border the mighty Sahara desert and the Nile Valley. The fact that they are 4,500 years old notwithstanding, they will still leave you fascinated.
At the entrance to the complex is another attraction worth mentioning; the Sphinx, a stone-carved half-man/half-lion that guards the Sun Temple .
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Lets assume that you aren t interested in museums. Still, nothing can prepare you for the Egyptian Musuem. It is everything that you have heard people describe it and more. It is a treasure heaven of ancient Egyptian relics, architecture, and artifacts. Some of the highlights in the Egyptian Museum include King Tutankhamen’s gold mask and mummies. In case you forget, the Egyptian Museum has over 100,000 valuables exhibited in 107 rooms and galleries.
Citadel and Mosque of Ali PashaThe Alabaster Mosque
This Islamic-era fortress is only twenty minutes from the Egyptian Museum. Constructed in the ‘Ottoman-style’ from marble, it is a sight for your eyes. Watching from the peak of Mount Mokattam, you will get an unmatched view of the panorama surrounding the Fort.
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
In your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour, make sure that you venture into the bazaars, especially the best; the Khan el Khalili market. Extremely busy, here you will get anything under the sun. You can shop with abandon for brass lamps, spices, herbal teas, vibrant veils, shisha, silver jewelry, among other items.
A Cairo and Nile Cruise Holiday: A Whirlwind Tour of the Best of Egypt
Are you amazed by just how many activities you can pack into your Cairo and Nile Cruise tour? This visit should be on the bucket list of every person who loves to explore new and exciting lands. We promise you that it will not only live up to your expectations, but it will surpass them.
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