first time after 30 years we offer 15 days Aswan to Cairo Nile Cruise
Sailing aboard the MS Farah and staying at the Mena House Oberoi this 15 day trip
will bring back the Belle Epoque of Nile cruising with real style.
The cruise will be joined by the world’s most famous Egyptologist Dr Zahi Hawas.
There will be private visits to the archeological sites a special entertainment programme and other surprises along the way.
The price will be £2299 per person including international flights from London. The cruise is the 30th August to 13th September 2012. For a full itinerary and more details call us or email us
Be one of the first to rediscover this amazing journey on the Nile.
All our itineraries have been designed to give you an idea how to make the most of your stay but it can be tailored and adjusted to meet your needs if you wish.
Days will be made to fit what you want to see and do.
Our tours are 100% fully private with a degree qualified Egyptologist guide.
You will be picked up from your hotel and be taken by a modern air-conditioned car to the sites with your guide and taken back to your hotel at the end of the tours.
Age range, type of group
We cater for all ages and groups.
Take an amazing cultural tour
and discover the history of one of the most ancient civilisations in the world.
Family holidays can see both amazing pyramids and temples as well as enjoying all inclusive facilities by the Red Sea.
Adventure trips to the desert or diving for couples are a great way to spend your holiday.
We have an amazing Dahabiya sail boat that you can charter as a group for a special birthday, anniversary, or wedding and honeymoon celebration.
All of these with your own private Egyptologist guide and drivers.
Sleeping and meals
Chose from hostels to 5 star luxury, from sleeping in the desert to dining under the stars by candlelight.
You can explore local restaurants or be all inclusive, the choice is yours.
Policies & Restrictions
We have full bonding so your money and holiday are guaranteed. Our terms and conditions are very clear so you are fully aware of everything before you book with us and there are no suprises along the way, only good ones.
We have a green policy which is applied from our office environments to our tours at the historical sites.
Your holiday is tailored to you including your budget to ensure you can have the holiday that suits your needs.
Prices are based on length of stay, where you stay and what you would like to do.
Please contact us for details.
The Service will be private for you.
Your Egyptologist guide will accompany you in every leg of your day tour
There will be time for shopping
There is no restriction in Egypt regarding women Clothes, only when they are going inside the mosque they will be asked to cover their heads and the mosques can provide them with scarf
Make sure you drink plenty of water while you are on the Tour.
Make sure you wear a proper shoes for the tours and walking that day
Discounts are currently being offered for Dahabiya bookings for this Summer cruises up to 50% discount- contact us for details
Amazing Holiday on Dahabiya Dream
Dec 23, 2010 09:00 am
My trip with Explore Egypt.co.uk was incredible from start to finish... timings were well organized, everyone was very professional and the Icing on the cake was sailing the Nile on Dahabiya Dream, what a beautiful luxurious elegant boat, the food in the Dahabyia was magnificent (one of the best food I had in years), the service was excellent, me and my family had a great time and it was really a good value for our money, I definitely recommend this company and if you want to explore the Nile th ... more
Apr 03, 2010 07:49 am
Have just come back from a 10 day trip to Egypt organised by Explore Egypt. It was amazing, the trip was well organised and everyone was polite and helpful.. The guides were really knowledgabel and made everything not only interesting but great fun.
The sites of Egypt are incredible to see and with the lovely weather makes it an ideal holiday place.
We were offered extra tours and we went to see the Sound and Light show and did the balloon ride in Luxor- wow what an experience and were ... more
The Best Holiday Ever
Feb 26, 2010 11:02 am
We just wanted to add my comments to those that Aileen has already made.
We had the most fabulous time in Egypt and this was made all the more enjoyable by the attention that we received from yourselves. We hope to return someday (not soon enough for us) and would certainly hope to avail of your services again.
I cannot thank you enough for making this a trip of a lifetime.
Sandra and Chris Goldhawk ... more
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Explore Travel & Cruises is an experienced travel company with over 15 years of making people’s holidays ones to remember and creating a lifetime of memories.
We specialise in private and tailor made holidays to make them exactly as you want them to be.
We handle all the arrangements for you with our own staff so you are not dealing with any third parties and offer you the personal touch with a dedicated person from your first contact until you return home including a 24 hour overseas contact.
We have a very professional team, their main job is creating the holiday package that matches your requests and also offer you all the tips that enable you to make the most of your holiday and explore so many of your chosen destination secrets and their mysterious unrevealed sites.
Explore Travel & Cruises is an international company with offices in the USA, Canada, UK and Egypt. We are 100% ATOL protected to give you peace of mind when you book with us.
At Explore Travel & Cruises we offer a range of payments methods including most of the major Credit Cards
Our promise is that we will listen to you and go the extra mile to deliver your holiday as you want it to be.
Your financial protection
Bonded Travel Specialist
EXPLORE Travel & Cruises is part of FAHMY LTD which is a fully licensed and bonded tour operator.
We hold an Air Travel Organisers License (ATOL number 10313) issued by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). This means that in the unlikely event of our insolvency, any holiday arrangements made with us in conjunction with flights from the U.K. are 100% protected.
In addition we are also members of ASTA (ASTA number 900189723).
A Greener way
You will be amazed by the countries you will visit and we want you and following generations to continue to enjoy them.
We live in a beautiful world and so we work hard to be as ethical in providing your holiday as we can.
Some of the measures we take include:
• Using local suppliers wherever possible.
• Treating our employees fairly.
• Being involved in the local community.
• Using new model cars for fuel efficiency.
• Training our guides to make sure that visits to historical sites follow any Antiquity Protection policies