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Nile River

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Stretching for 4,187 miles, the longest river in the world flows from its...

Stretching for 4,187 miles, the longest river in the world flows from its major source, Lake Victoria in east central Africa, through Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia and northwards into Egypt to the Mediterranean Sea.

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US$ 38.00*
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Nile River Dinner Cruise with Egyptian Show
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US$ 28.57*
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Private Guided Night Tour of Cairo
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US$ 120.00*
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Private Guided Day Tour: Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum and Nile Dinner Cruise

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My friend and I were on the Nile Cruise Nov, 2016 (as part of a tour with Memphis Tours). The staff that works on board is amazing! The front desk staff is very nice and helpful... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I were on the Nile Cruise Nov, 2016 (as part of a tour with Memphis Tours). The staff that works on board is amazing! The front desk staff is very nice and helpful. The wait staff (and the cook!) were great... they always had smiles on, were very professional, polite, and friendly! The food was great---& there... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had an upgrade with Memphis tours, and they gave us a suite on this cruise. AMAZING! The service is great, they are always kind, the suites are incredible! With your own balcony ! So you can enjoy a beautiful sightseeing of the Nile at any time. It is a shame that some parts of the nile are very dirty,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned from a nile cruise from luxor to Aswan on the Ms Mayfair. I would class my self as rather picky when it comes to holidays and accommodation but do try to be fair with my comments. Our ship was just over half full which made it very comfortable when dining and relaxing on the top deck.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my sixth Nile Cruise but my partners first. He honestly didn't want to go because of the troubles. However he loved it from the first moment we arrived, apart from the early starts on some of the excursions. It was so quiet with few tourists and everything was inexpensive because the exchange rate was brilliant. Guaranteed sunshine too.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Book your cruise on the Nile before you book anything else in Egypt. Then book your internal domestic flights (business class is recommended) - I highly recommend the Sonesta Cruise Collection - Nile River. Start of finish the time you spend, doesn't matter. Although I would say if we were to do it all again, we would book a flight... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I returned to Aswan, my favourite of all cities along the Nile River in Egypt, and this time I stayed two months so hospitable are the people, so delightful are the children, and so unique are the adventures. Whether you visit a local home or eat at a local restaurant, the first word on any Egyptian's lips is "Welcome" followed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from 'Splendors of Egypt & The Nile' with Uniworld and it was an absolutely wonderful vacation. As usual Uniworld took care of every single detail and all we had to do was enjoy ourselves. We were the only two Canadians on the tour with the rest being from the USA. Canada does have a travel advisory for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a lunch cruise. To tell you the truth when you stand on the deck and realize that your floating on the NILE, words cannot describe the feelings. Cleopatra used this river . What else is there to say. Great history. Great lunch also. Plenty to eat, multiple dishes and excellent service. Don't miss this

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked with Voyage du Monde. This was a sensational trip on what must be one of the prettiest and smallest boats (45 berths, staff ratio almost 1:1) on the Nile. We were picked up at the Sofitel Old Winter Palace. Security was excellent at all times and we always felt safe. On our trip there were only 12 of us,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from a wonderful vacation from UNIWORLD tours -Splendors of Egypt. Stayed at the Four Seasons in Cairo and on the fantastic TOSCA boat during the river cruise portion of the journey. Was treated like a queen by everyone associated with this tour. Felt completely safe at all times. Our Egyptologist, Akram was a terrific guide.

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