When cruising the Nile with Gate1 Travel you can expect to visit the country’s best highlights and some hidden gems as well. Cruise the life source of Egypt and discover the land of kings aboard the new deluxe ship, MS Esplanade.
Onboard MS Esplanade you will cruise through Egypt’s’ most iconic cities like Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, and many more. You can enjoy the views of the Nile while you relax in the pool, by the bar, at the spa, or while you eat a delicious meal at the restaurant aboard. All cabins have panoramic windows plus 5-star accommodations so you will feel like you are staying at a luxury hotel for the entire voyage.
On any vacation with Gate1 Travel your tour is full of once in a lifetime opportunities like cruising the Nile on a traditional Felucca sailboat and a trip to the Valley of Kings, where the royal tombs lay. Additionally, the chance for a short bus ride to Abu Simbel, where Ramses II built two temples for him and his wife Nefertari and honored the goddess Hathor.
Witness thousands of years of history with a local guide through optional tours to memorable places like the Temple of Horus in Edfu, the world-famous Pyramids of Giza, and Luxor Temple dating back to 1400 BCE. You can also get a personal tour of the UNESCO Heritage Site, the Saladin Citadel of Cairo, an Islamic fort built in 1176 and home to Egyptian rulers for over 700 years.
At every stop, you will also have the choice to explore the city at your own pace. So if big attractions are not appealing to you, you can take a quiet stroll around the city to explore the local culture and cuisine. After a day full of adventure, you can go back to the comfort of your cabin and rest up for another day.
The Nile River has been vital to Egypt since pharaohs ruled the land. In a place with so much to see and explore, Gate1 Travel makes it easier than ever to journey through all of Egypt’s wonders in total luxury.