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Alexander The Great 5* Luxury Nile Cruise

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In Our Opinion

Alexander The Great is more than just a cruise it is a luxurious Yacht that is both elegant and sophisticated offering the ultimate in comfort and service on the Nile.

Accommodation

Each of the 30 suites are individually designed to provide an ideal environment in which to relax and enjoy the splendours of the Nile. All of the cabins are air-conditioned with an in-room safe, mini-bar, Satellite TV and DVD player and an en-suite bathroom with bath tub, hairdryer and vanity mirror.

 

Life on board

During your stay on the Alexander The Great breakfast, lunch and dinner is included.

The 'Red Fiesta' restaurant situated on the third deck has large panoramic windows overlooking the Nile and offers a variety of international cuisine with buffet breakfasts and lunches and a la carte dinners, whilst the barbeque on the pool deck is a great place to enjoy traditional oriental food and music under the stars. There is a bar and lounge located on the fourth deck which provides the ideal meeting place.

The sun deck is provided with a shaded area and loungers to relax and enjoy the views of the Nile. There is a swimming pool and Jacuzzi plus a bar offering drinks and light snacks.

Facilities

 

  • Restaurant
  • Lounge bar
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Sundeck
  • Swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Fitness equipment
  • Health club offering massage treatments
  • Internet room

Itinerary

1 night Luxor & 6 nights Cruise

The Alexander the Great operates from a Tuesday to Monday which means your first night upon arrival will be spent at the Old Winter Palace in Luxor

Departures every Monday except for the period 01 Jun - 28 Jun 2009.

Day 1: Depart from either London Gatwick or Manchester, fly direct to Luxor. On arrival transfer to the 5 star Old Winter Palace in Luxor for a stay of 1 night.

Day 2: Morning at leisure before transferring to the Alexander The Great. After lunch you will take your first excursion to visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak. Dinner and overnight on board in Luxor

Day 3: An early morning visit to the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut's Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. On arrival back at the boat, a buffet lunch will be served and the boat will set sail for Esna. Afternoon tea will be served on The Club sun deck. In the evening enjoy a welcome cocktail and presentation of the yacht's crew in the lounge bar (smart dress). After an a la carte dinner in the restaurant, watch a Nubian dance show in the comfort of the lounge bar. At some stage during the evening the boat will pass through the lock at Esna then docks overnight.

Day 4: Early morning sail to Edfu. Wake up at leisure and after breakfast, visit the Temple of Edfu. Afterwards, the boat will sail to Kom Ombo while you enjoy lunch in the Red Fiesta restaurant. In the evening there will be an Egyptian BBQ dinner on the sun deck with the opportunity for guests to dress up in traditional Egyptian costumes. Overnight Kom Ombo.

Day 5: Early morning sail to Aswan. Morning tour by felucca (sail boat) around the islands. Lunch on board. In the afternoon, visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae. Overnight on board in Aswan.

Day 6: The day can be spent at leisure on board the boat or you may wish to take an optional excursion to Abu Simbel either by coach (approx £85) or by air (£195).

Day 7: Today the boat will sail to Kom Ombo in the early morning. After breakfast the day will begin with a morning visit on foot to the Temple of Kom Ombo. Afterwards the boat sails to Esna while lunch is served on board. Afternoon tea is served on The Club sun deck. Dinner, evening entertainment and overnight in Esna.

Day 8: Morning at leisure as the boat heads to Luxor. On arrival in Luxor, disembark and transfer to the airport for your return flight or transfer to your next resort

Twin-Centre Holidays

This Nile Cruise is available as part of a twin-centre holiday and you can choose from any of the following great combinations.

 

  • Nile Cruise & Luxor
  • Nile Cruise & El Gouna
  • Nile Cruise & Sharm El Sheikh
  • Nile Cruise & Cairo
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    Alexander The Great

    Departures 2012

    1st person

    2nd person

    Mar from £2349 £1289
    Apr From £2199 £1259
    May From £1449 £1249
    June From £1399 £1199
    Jul From £1399 £1199
    Aug From £1499 £1299
    Sep From £1549 £1349
    Oct From £2099 £1649
    Nov From £1999 £1599
    Dec From £1899 £1499
    Xmas £2699 £2399
    New Year £3099 £2799
    Jan 2014 £1999 £1599
    FEB 2014 £2299 £1899
    Mar 2014 £2349 £1899
    APR 2014 £2349 £1899

     

    SPECIAL OFFERS

    SPECIAL SAVER OFFER 50% OFF: Pay the full Nile cruise price for one person and second person travels half price on selected departures from October 2011 up to October 2014.

    Offers are applicable to new bookings only. All offers are subject to change and availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

    Pricing Information

    Departures - Weekly every Monday (or Wednesday from 02.05.12)

    Prices are per person based on two people sharing a cabin on full board departing from Gatwick.

    Please note that the Alexander The Great operates from a Tuesday to Monday which means the first night upon arrival will be spent at the Old Winter Palace in Luxor on bed & breakfast basis followed by 6 nights cruise on full board. Please see itinerary below.

    Special note: We do not accept children under 8 years of age on our cruises.

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    Prices are per person based on two people sharing on full board departing from Gatwick. Please note that the itinerary is 1 night Luxor & 6 nights Cruise as the Alexander the Great operates from a Tuesday to Monday which means your first night upon arrival will be spent at the Old Winter Palace in Luxor on a bed & breakfast basis

    Please note that we do not accept children under 12 years of age on our cruises.

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