Egypt is a country that combines the beauty of the desert with the blue waters of the Nile River. In a journey through its waters, it allows us to get to know its culture, through fascinating routes.
One of the most wonderful experiences for human beings is traveling to be able to meet new lands, its people, its traditions, architecture, flavors, that is, to get involved with the culture of a country, through coexistence with its people, walking through its streets and markets to taste the typical dishes and drinks of the region.
Egypt is a country that combines the beauty of the desert with the blue waters of the Nile River. In a journey through its waters, it allows us to get to know its culture, through fascinating tours that lead us to appreciate from ancient monuments to modern constructions, all on a cruise ship, where you can sail and have a wonderful experience.
The Nile River bathes this country with life, since for centuries it has been used to develop agriculture, livestock and even as a means of river transport. Currently it continues to give vitality to this beautiful country, as its waters offer locals and visitors the possibility of visiting various historical sites that are found throughout Egypt.
As a unique and different experience, the cruises through Egypt on the Nile River tell us the millenary history of a people through its constructions whose archaeological remains detail remarkable moments lived by that civilization centuries ago. In this tour you can get to know Cairo, a city that contrasts between traditional and modernity where you will find an exquisite gastronomy.
Among many interesting places when taking these cruises while visiting Luxor, you can go to the Pyramids of Giza, the Egyptian Museum, the temple of Aswan, The Citadel of Saladinom to see the Alabaster Mosque allowing you to appreciate a great show from the viewpoint that there it is. You should also visit The Avenue of the Sphinxes, which with a two-kilometer route linked the temples of Karnak and Luxor, finding a great variety of sphinxes with the head of Amenophis III while making the journey.
In Luxor, the Valley of the Kings and Queens stand out for their majesty, they were even declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. In this valley there are more than sixty tombs of pharaohs and their wives. While visiting the temple of Luxor you can see religious images in its chapel, following the journey are the Colossi of Memnon, which stand out for their size and grandeur.
On this tour, Aswan must be visited to visit its markets with the possibility of tasting typical dishes of the region. The temples to visit are diverse, such as the Abu Simbel temple, built to honor Ramses II, welcomes its visitors with two beautiful colossi that highlight its majesty. A visit to the unfinished Obelisk of Aswan is essential, to appreciate its construction in a granite rock of more than a thousand tons.
During these cruises, a visit to The Temple of Kom Ombo is a must. It is located on the banks of the Nile River, it was built by Ramses II in honor of the gods Sobek and Haroeris, it is characterized by having symmetry in all the elements that are part of its structure. A crocodile mummy can be found inside.
The temple of Horus, located on the banks of the Nile River, bears the name of the god Horus, for several years it had been buried in the sands of the desert until it was discovered, so today its infrastructure can be appreciated where they are appreciated very well preserved images.
Cruises through Egypt take us into the history of a people told not only by its people, but also by the majesty of its buildings, in addition to offering an environment that offers a contrast between the arid desert and the tributaries of the River Nile, whose waters allow navigation to offer its own and visitors the attractions that Egypt has.