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The M.S. Esplanade offers four well planned itineraries:

3 Nights / 4 Days Luxor / Aswan
(every Saturday)

4 Nights / 5 Days Aswan / Luxor
(every Tuesday)

7 Nights / 8 Days Luxor / Luxor
(every Saturday)

7 Nights / 8 Days Aswan / Aswan
(every Tuesday)


N.B. Grand Plaza Cruises reserves the right to change the schedule, program and sailing hours for reasons beyond control, such as water level, opening of bridges, long queues of boats at locks, etc. during the cruise.

Itinerary 3 Nights / 4 Days Luxor / Aswan (every Saturday)
Starting from 5th of September 2012 till end of cruise 27th of April 2013
Day A.M. P.M.
Day 1: Luxor Embarkation before lunch Visit Luxor temple,
Overnight at Luxor
Day 2: Luxor / Esna / Edfu Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis,
Valley of the Kings , El Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile
Sailing to Edfu
 
Day 3: Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan Visit the temple of Horus, Sailing to Kom Ombo Visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris, Sailing to Aswan, Overnight at Aswan
Day 4: Aswan

Disembarkation after breakfast
Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the temple of Philae

N.B..In case of long queues of boats at Esna lock Kom Ombo visit & sailing to Aswan will be on Tuesday morning I/O Monday evening , & in this case Aswan visit will be P.M. I/O A.M.

 



Itinerary 4 Nights / 5 Days Aswan / Luxor (every Tuesday)
Starting from 11th of September 2012 till end of cruise 30th of April 2013
Day A.M. P.M.
Day 1: Aswan Embarkation before lunch Visit the High Dam , the Unfinished Obelisk and the temple of Philae
Overnight at Aswan
Day 2: Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu Sailing by Felucca & view of the Agha Khan Mausoleum
Sailing to Kom Ombo
Visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris
Sailing to Edfu
Overnight in Edfu
Day 3: Edfu / Esna / Luxor visit the temple of Horus
Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna lock
Visit Luxor temple
Overnight at Luxor
Day 4: Luxor Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley of the Kings, El Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile Visit Karnak Temple
Overnight at Luxor
Day 5: Luxor Disembarkation after breakfast  



Itinerary 7 Nights / 8 Days Luxor / Luxor (every Saturday)
Starting from 8th of September 2012 till end of cruise 27th of April 2013
Day A.M. P.M.
Day 1: Luxor Embarkation before lunch
Overnight at Luxor
 
Day 2: Luxor / Esna / Edfu Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley of the Kings , El Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile
Sailing to Edfu
 
Day 3: Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan Visit the temple of Horus
Sailing to Kom Ombo
Sailing to Aswan , overnight at Aswan
Day 4: Aswan Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.

N.B.. In case of long queues of boats at Esna lock sailing to Aswan will be on Tuesday morning I/O Monday evening , & in this case Aswan visit will be P.M. I/O A.M.
Overnight at Aswan

Overnight at Aswan.
Day 5: Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu Sailing by Felucca & view of the Agha Khan Mausoleum
Sailing to kom Ombo
Visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris
Sailing to Edfu
Day 6: Esna / Luxor Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna lock
Overnight at Luxor
 
Day 7: Esna / Luxor   Visit Karnak & Luxor temples
Overnight at Luxor
Day 8: Luxor Disembarkation after breakfast  



Itinerary 7 Nights / 8 Days Aswan / Aswan (every Tuesday)
Starting from 11th of September 2012 till end of cruise 23rd of April 2013
Day A.M. P.M.
Day 1: Aswan Embarkation before lunch. Visit the High Dam , the Unfinished Obelisk and the temple of Philae
Overnight at Aswan
Day 2: Aswan /
Kom Ombo / Edfu
Sailing by Felucca & view of the Agha Khan Mausoleum
Sailing to Kom Ombo
Visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris
Sailing to Edfu
Day 3: Esna / Luxor Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna lock Visit Luxor temple
Overnight at Luxor
Day 4: Luxor Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis,Valley of the Kings , El Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile
Overnight at Luxor
 
Day 5: Luxor   Visit Karnak & Luxor temples
Overnight at Luxor
Day 6: Luxor / Esna / Edfu Sailing to Edfu Sailing to Edfu
Day 7: Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan Visit the temple of Horus
Sailing to Kom Ombo
Sailing to Aswan , overnight at Aswan
Day 8: Aswan Disembarkation after breakfast

N.B.. In case of long queues of boats at Esna lock sailing to Aswan will be on Tuesday morning I/O Monday evening