West Bank - Valley of the Kings - Esna (146 km)
After breakfast aboard our cruise, we will set out for the day to tour the Necropolis of Thebes and the Valley of the Kings, where we will visit three royal tombs. Then, we will return to the ship for lunch while we sail to Esna. After resting on the way, we will explore Esna, a small city on the West Bank of the Nile, a center for pottery and sugar production. In the evening, we will again enjoy dinner onboard our cruise and enjoy some entertainment.
Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in Egypt. It's on the site of ancient Thebes, the pharaohs' capital at the height of their power, during the 16th-11th centuries B.C.E.
Valley of the Kings
This valley is named because during a period of about 500 years, several Egyptian pharaohs were buried here. It is one of the most significant Egyptian archaeological sites.
This Egyptian city is located on the West Bank of the Nile River, 55 km south of Luxor. The modern city is built up around ancient ruins.
This city sits on the West Bank of the Nile River in Egypt, between Esna and Aswan. It is notable for the massive Temple of Horus and the remains of ancient pyramids.
Standard Hotel: On the ship
Breakfast: IncludedLunch: IncludedDinner: Included