Nile Cruise Holidays with Cairo Sightseeing
In as much as one week can be so boring, what if we tell you that there is an experience that can totally impress you? A week-long Cairo and Nile Cruise adventure is one of those unforgettable experiences. By participating in this kind of adventure, you will realize that what you though you knew about Egypt is just a tip of the iceberg. So, what is the reason why most people will give an arm and a leg for a Cairo and Nile Cruise tour?
Nile Cruises in Cairo
Felucca sailing boat river cruises
Among the most-sought-after cruises are the multi-day Nile cruises from Aswan to Luxor. 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 Great Egyptian 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. Never mind that they are 4,500 years old; they will still blow your mind when you see them. Also, in the same complex, you will find the Sphinx, the stone-carved statue of a half-man, half-lion creature that stands over the Sun Temple.
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Lets assume that you arent 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. Among the attractions in this museum include the mummies and the golden face mask of Tutankhamen. Fun fact:The Egyptian Museum boasts of more than a hundred thousand items contained in one hundred and seven galleries and viewing rooms.
Citadel and Mosque of Ali Pasha The Cairo Citadel
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. From the top of Mt Mokattam, the view is unmatched.
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 Adventure: 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. Whatever expectations you might have regarding this tour cannot even start to describe the sheer amount of fun that you will have.