Official Rating 5 Stars

Governmental Rating

Our Rating Deluxe

Based on guests’ feedback and our standard

Overview

In Steigenberger Minerva Nile Cruise, you can experience a distinguished opportunity of a lifetime, an inspiring Nile cruise with incredible sightseeing sailing between Luxor and Aswan, you will enjoy the most famed sites and attraction between these two charming cities, with their temples and tombs you can smell the scent of ancient Egypt; you would be able to enjoy visiting Karnak and Luxor Temples, Valley of the kings, The temple of Hatshepsut, Philae Temple and more.

A Luxury Nile cruises in Egypt between Luxor and Aswan in Steigenberger Minerva; a five-star luxury-rated Nile Cruise that featured with 77 spacious cabins; 73 double cabins, 2 single cabins and 2 suites that all are fully air-conditioned and has a satellite TV and a minibar, with panoramic windows in each cabin to assure the highest standard of comfortable and exhilaration and on the same time the ideal refuge for relaxation.

The perfect atmosphere on the ship, will be a chance to pamper yourself, the sun-bathing would be amusing on the expansive sun deck and pool with your favorite cocktail, and don’t worry you won’t miss your usual workout as the ship has its own Gym, you can also relax or have a chat at the lounge or bar area with your drink or coffee as they serve drinks and snacks all day
meanwhile you can take lots of shots and share moments with your friends on the same time, with the wireless internet access on board.
The huge main restaurant that elegantly decorated is prepared to take all passengers in one sitting, the cuisine is ready with a highly selected team of skilled chefs they present local and international food you would savor to taste

Cabins Number: 77 spacious cabins; 73 double cabins, 2 single cabins and 2 suites

Lower Deck Cabins: 9

Balcony at Cabins: Only Suites Have Balconies

Facilities

  • Beauty Salon-On Call
  • Conference Area
  • Fitness Area
  • Gift Shop
  • Laundry & Dry Cleaning
  • Massage Facilities
  • On Call doctor against Charge
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool-Not Heated
  • Wifi

Cabins

  • Minerva Double Cabin

    Minerva Double Cabin

    Cabin size: 19 m2

    Cabin Facilities:

    • Hair Dryer
    • Individual Climate Control
    • LCD Screen
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe Box
    • Satellite TV Channels
    • Wifi

    All cabins are fully air-conditioned (individually controlled) with marine satellite TV, in-house video channels, mini bar, music system, in cabin safety box and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer.

  • Minerva Suite

    Minerva Suite

    Cabin size: 39 m2

    Cabin Facilities:

    • Balcony
    • Hair Dryer
    • Individual Climate Control
    • Jacuzzi
    • LCD Screen
    • Mini Bar
    • Safe Box
    • Satellite TV Channels
    • Wifi

    The suites offering the highest standard of comfort. All cabins are fully air-conditioned (individually controlled) with marine satellite TV, in-house video channels, mini bar, music system, in cabin safety box and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer.

Itinerary

4 Days - Aswan / Luxor Every Monday

Day 1- Monday / Arrive in Aswan

Embarkation before lunch
Visit The High Dam & Unfinished Obelisk
Lunch on board
Dinner on board and overnight in Aswan
Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Day 2- Tuesday / Nile Cruise Excursions / Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor

Eraly morning breakfast on board
Sail to Kom Ombo Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek and Haeroris in Kom Ombo
Lunch on board
Sail to Edfu
Visit Horus Temple in Edfu
Sail to Luxor
Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3- Wednesday / Nile Cruise Excursions / Luxor

Early morning breakfast on board
Visit West Bank (Valley of the Kings & Valley of the Queens & Hatshepsut)
Lunch on board
Visit East Bank (Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple)
Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4- Thursday / Nile Cruise Excursions / Luxor / Disembarkation

Breakfast on board
Disembarkation
Meals: Breakfast

5 Days - Luxor/Aswan  Every Thursday

Day 1- Thursday / Arrive in Luxor

Embarkation before lunch
Lunch on board
Visit East Bank (Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple)
Dinner on board and overnight in Luxor
Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Day 2- Friday/ Nile Cruise Excursions / Luxor / Esna /Edfu

Early morning breakfast on board
Visit West Bank (Valley of the KingsValley of the Queens & Hatshepsut)
Sail to Esna
Lunch on Board
Sail to Edfu
Dinner on board and overnight in Edfu
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3- Saturday / Nile Cruise Excursions / Edfu / Kom Ombo

Early morning breakfast on board
Visit Horus Temple in Edfu
Sail to Kom Ombo
Lunch on board
Visit Kom Ombo Temple
Dinner on board and overnight in Kom Ombo
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4- Sunday / Nile Cruise Excursions / Aswan

Early morning sail to Aswan
Breakfast on board
Visit The High Dam, the Granite Quarries and The Temple of Philae & Unfinished Obelisk
Lunch on board
Sail on the Nile by Felucca around Kitchener's Island & Agha Khan Mausoleum
Dinner on board and overnight in Aswan
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 5- Monday / Aswan / Disembarkation

Breakfast on board
Disembarkation
Meals: Breakfast

Prices

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid till April 30.2020, except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays. Some rates are not published on the website as per the cruise policy, Please contact us to get the rate if it is not published.

From May 2019 till September 2019
04 Days / 03 Nights
$ 585 Per Person in Triple Cabin
$ 590 Per Person in Double Cabin
$ 850 Per Single Cabin

05 Days / 04 Nights
$ 765 Per Person in Triple Cabin
$ 775 Per Person in Double Cabin
$ 1130 Per Single Cabin

From October 2019 till April 2020
4 Days / 3 Nights
$ 680 Per Person in Triple Cabin
$ 700 Per Person in Double Cabin
$ 1045 Per Single Cabin

5 Days / 4 Nights
$ 890 Per Person in Triple Cabin
$ 920 Per Person in Double Cabin
$ 1375 Per Single Cabin

 

Inclusions

  • Meet and Assist service by our Tour Coordinators at Luxor & Aswan airports
  • Transfers to/from  The Nile Cruise by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation on board the Nile Cruise on Full Board Basis
  • All Sightseeing tours as per the itinerary with the shared English Speaking Boat Guide
  • Entrance fees to all sights as indicated on the itinerary
  • Bottled water during the sightseeing
  • Service Charges and Taxes

Exclusions

  • International Flight Tickets
  • Domestic Flight Tickets
  • Entry visa to Egypt (USD 25.00 per person)
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal Extras
  • Gratuities & Tipping

Children Policy

0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2 - 5.99 pay 25% of tour price
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

Payment Policy

  • Reservations should be made as early as possible to book your selected trip, confirmation is subject to availability. Once we confirm the availability for your selected trip, a deposit of 50 % should be received by Credit Card, Wire Transfer or Western Union to secure the space
  • The remaining amount (50% of the total amount due) should be paid 30 days prior to the trip date otherwise space will be released
  • For trips booked less than 30 days prior to the trip date, full payment should be received to secure the space
  • During the Christmas and New Year holidays, full payment should be received to secure the space

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation must be notified in written format (by email)
  • In case of cancellation within 45 days prior to arrival date, the guest will be charged 30% from the package rate.
  • In case of cancellation within 44 to 30 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 40% from the package rate.
  • In case of cancellation within 29 to 15 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 50% from the package rate.
  • In case of cancellation within 14 to 8 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 80% from the package rate.
  • In case of cancellation within 7 days prior to arrival date the guest will be charged 100% from the package rate.
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