In Aswan, Egypt’s sunniest southern city and ancient frontier town, a favorite winter resort due its dry climate check into your Deluxe Nile Cruise Ship at noon. After lunch, sail the Nile to Elephantine Island on a Felucca sail boat for a view of the Nilometer, Lord Kitchner's Botanical Garden and finally the Agha Khan Mausoleum with marble interior, before returning to the cruise for an evening of entertainment or relaxation.
“Optional “tour to Abu Simble Temple Before check in you will fly to Abu SIMBLE. In Aswan, take a scenic half hour flight over lake Nasser to Abu SIMBLE, and tour this magnificent site. Enter the vast chambers and touch the towering statues carved thousands of years ago. There, Incredibly, only on the King’s birthday and on the anniversary of his coronation a ray of sunlight penetrates through the massive rock structures and shines on an interior shrine to him. After this unique tour, return to Aswan, and check into cruise ship.