The Nile is widely considered to be the longest river in the world - its northernmost section starts in the deserts of Sudan and flows north through Egypt to end its journey in the Mediterranean Sea. The Nile is at Egypt’s very heart, the fertile river valley giving sustenance to her people, most of whom live along the shores of this mighty river. It was as important in ancient times as it is today and its banks are home to many of ancient Egypt’s most fascinating treasures.
There is no better way to explore the treasures of ancient Egypt than by taking a Nile cruise holiday. With luxurious accommodation and impeccable service Nile cruises allow guests to soak up the breathtaking sights, sounds and landscapes of this ancient country. There are so many highlights of a Nile cruise holiday including: Luxor, the Valley of the Kings, the Valley of the Queens, the Temple of Horus in Edfu, the Temple of Kom Ombo, Aswan, Cairo - the list of amazing places you will visit on a Nile cruise holiday is impressive.
Small ship Nile cruise holidays are the perfect way to enjoy a luxury cruise along the Nile. Superb service and exquisite surroundings ensure you see the very best of the Nile in style. Maybe spend a few days in one of the outstanding Red Sea resorts or imperious Cairo after your Nile cruise - you can even enjoy a cruise as part of a tailor-made holiday to Egypt .