Pharaohs & Pyramids 2023

Cairo to Cairo

Special offer for Kiwi Travellers!
Book by 04 August 2022 and you save up to AU$2000 per couple!

Discover Egypt, ancient and modern.
Uncover the ancient secrets of Egypt while experiencing the welcoming culture of today. See the pyramids from astride a majestic camel. Wander among 136 soaring pillars in Karnak Temple. Explore Dendera, one of Egypt’s best-preserved and less frequented temples. Skim the waters of the Nile by traditional felucca. Delight in the fragrances of Aswan’s spice market. Join Viking and our expert Egyptologists on a 12-day Nile cruisetour into the heart of Egypt.

Cairo to Cairo 08 November 2023 From $9499 pp share double

About Viking River Cruises
Specifically built to navigate the Nile River, our Egypt ships have been designed to international standards of comfort and elegance. With French balconies, hotel-style beds in every spacious stateroom and public areas bathed in light, these new vessels are the most sophisticated river ships sailing the region. Viking River Cruises pride themselves on being “the thinking travellers cruise”, with no photography sales, art auctions, no formal nights, no smoking, and no children are permitted under 18.

Day 1: Cairo, Egypt (First Class hotel)
Day 2: Cairo, Egypt (First Class hotel)
Day 3: Cairo, Egypt (First Class hotel)
Day 4: Luxor, Egypt (fly Cairo to Luxor for ship embarkation)
Day 5: Luxor, Egypt
Day 6: Qena, Egypt
Day 7: Ensa, Egypt
Day 8: Aswan, Egypt
Day 9: Aswan, Egypt
Day 10: Edfu, Egypt
Day 11: Luxor, Egypt (disembark, fly Luxor to Cairo)
Day 12:  Cairo, Egypt (check out of hotel)

* 3 nights accomodation pre cruise in Cairo
* Return economy class flights Cairo to Luxor
* 7 night river cruise Luxor return onboard Viking Aton, the most upscale ship in Egypt
* 1 nights accomodation post cruise in Cairo
* Port Taxes and Government Fees
* Prepaid Cruise Gratuities
* Enrichment lectures and Destination performances
* All meals onboard
* Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
* 24 hour speciality coffees, teas & bottled water
* Free WiFi onboard

Your Bonus
* One Complimentary shore excursion in every port of call

Where will my cabin be?
Deluxe Staterooms are located on Deck 1 and offer a river view from a half height picture window. Ask us today about upgrade options to Veranda Staterooms or perhaps a Suite.

Please note:

The Eygpt fleet varies greatly from the European Waterways fleet.  Ships are more traditional, and layout will differ from the Longships of Europe. Please ask us for details.

Travel dates
08 November 2023

Please note:
Many departures in 2022 are now sold out, however please enquire and we will find out for you what dates may be available.
2023 has many more departures for this itinerary, or the reverse, please get in touch.

Book by
04 August 2022

From $9499 pp share double Deluxe Stateroom,  Category B
Subject to availability at time of booking

Terms & Conditions
Prices shown unless otherwise stated are in NZ$ and are subject to currency fluctuations and are for payment by cash, Eftpos, direct deposit or cleared cheque only.  Credit Card payments are also accepted but will incur a small surcharge, please enquire.   Price includes all discounts. Savings of up to AU$2000 per couple is dependent on cruise date & category booked, and all prices displayed, or quoted, will reflect applicable discounts for sailing date displayed.  Price includes your cruise fare based on a share twin/double basis in NZ$, based on a Deluxe Stateroom, Category B, and known Port Taxes & Govt Fees. Gratuities included. Special conditions apply for all Bonus Inclusions, please discuss with your Ocean Escapes consultant.  Must book by 04 August 2022, with deposit due immediately upon booking confirmation.  Airfares are not included. Other conditions may apply.


Prices correct as at 01 July 2022, subject to change without notice. We encourage you to check the most current price with our team. While we endeavour to keep our website up to date at all times, please understand due to Covid-19, we may be impacted and price changes may not be reflected immediately. Other conditions may apply. E&OE