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4 stars Nile cruises
4 star
Egypt
Luxor
11:30 AM
08:00 AM
7 nights

Karim Nile cruise Egypt booking, prices, tours, description

Karim Nile cruise built in 1917. The Nile river cruise Paddle Steamer undergone extensive renovations completed in October 1998. In fact, Karim Nile cruise again renovated during 2009. Karim Nile cruise originally used by King Fuad I of Egypt and then by his son King Farouk. After the Egyptian revolution, SS Karim Nile cruise used by the state. It hosted President Gamal Abd El Nasser and later on President Sadat and his wife Gihan. It still powered by its original 1917 steam engine and stern quarter wheel paddles. The Nile river cruise ship offers in fact 7 night Nile cruise tour from Luxor.

SS Karim Nile cruise today combines the comfort of the modern era with the grandeur of the bygone past. Karim Nile cruise decorated in a period style. It is with many subtle reminders of her distinguished past. The restaurant serves a splendid selection of both – international and Egyptian cuisine. It is with buffet and waiter service. With 32 covers, this elegant g room allows for dining in one sitting. It provides an intimate setting for dinner parties on board. The bar lounge offers a full international bar service. The cruise features library with a collection of books dating back to 1849. It also features a dance floor and music system.

Further details about SS Karim Nile cruise:

Outside, the lower sun terrace provides a shaded area with elegant tables and chairs. There is also deck bar service. The upper deck has sun loungers and Jacuzzi pool. It is home for the ship’s steam funnel with original ship’s steam whistle. The reception area has colorful stained glass windows through to the restaurant. The reception provides full services including safe deposit boxes and international telephone.

SS Karim Nile cruise Accommodation:

  • 04 Decks.
  • 28 Twin & double cabins.

  • 04 single cabins.

  • 02 suites.

SS Karim Nile cruise Guest Cabin Facilities:

  • En suite bathroom with WC and shower.
  • Music system.
  • Hair driers.

  • Direct dial telephone.
  • Air conditioning with control.
  • Safe box.

  • Minibar.
  • Satellite-TV (when boat docked).

SS Karim Nile cruise Facilities & Services:

  • 24-hour reception desk.
  • Restaurant for all in one sitting.
  • Cozy lounge.
  • Library.

  • Sundeck.
  • Swimming pool.
  • Jacuzzi.
  • Sundeck.

  • Lounge and sun deck bar.
  • International telephone.
  • Folklore party and belly dancer.
  • Nubian party, dance shows and disco .

SS Karim Nile cruise Technical Data:

  • 48 m length.
  • 15 m width.
  • 1.4 m. draft.

  • (Waste) water purification system.
  • Fire-proof and sound proof walls and ceilings.
  • Approved by the American Bureau of Shipping .

SS Karim Nile cruise Sailing Schedule:

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  • 08 Days / 07 nights Ex Luxor every Monday.

Upon arrival Luxor, our representative will meet and assist you. And then, there will be a transfer to SS Karim Nile cruise. In fact, the embarkation on the Nile cruise board will be before the lunch. And then, you will take the lunch meal on SS Karim Nile cruise board. Today, we will start the tour program by visiting Luxor temple. The temple founded in 1400 BC and built from sandstone blocks. In fact, these sandstone blocks brought from the south western of Egypt. And then, we will visit Karnak temple which features a vast mix of decayed temples and chapels. Moreover, the temple also features pylons and other buildings. And then, we will be back to SS Karim Nile cruise. The dinner and overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will cross to the west bank of the Nile to visit the Colossi of Memnon. In fact, the colossi are two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. The statues stood for the past 3400 years in this necropolis. Moreover, they are across the Nile River from the modern city of Luxor. And then, will go to the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens. There, we will visit Hatshepsut temple. In fact, the temple located under the cliffs on the west bank of the Nile.

Moreover, the temple is near to the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. And then, we will return back to SS Karim Nile cruise. In fact, you will take the lunch meal on the cruise board while sailing to sailing to Edfu. The dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will visit the beautiful preserved Horus temple. In fact, it indeed the best preserved of all Egyptian temples which built by the Ptolemy’s. And then, we will be back to get the lunch on SS Karim Nile cruise board. In fact, you will take your lunch while sailing to Kom Ombo. Over there, we will visit the temple of Sobek the crocodile god which situated on the riverbank. And then, we will be back to SS Karim Nile cruise and will sail to Aswan. We will enjoy an oriental dinner and dance all night away on the Nile river cruise board. The overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise. And then, we will visit Aswan High Dam. In fact, the dam is an embankment dam which situated across the Nile River in Aswan. And then, we will visit the Unfinished Obelisk. The obelisk located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan. And then, we will be back to the Nile cruise for taking the lunch meal. In fact, the lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. PM, we will sail on the Nile by traditional Nile boat along the shores of Elephantine Island. In fact, we will visit Philae temple there. The temple located at Philae Island which was a rocky island in the middle of the Nile river.

The island called in Hieroglyphic “Apo” which means Ivory. Moreover, the island also known by the Greek “Elephantine”. In fact, the island was an important center of trade, especially for ivory. The Ancient Egyptians built a beautiful and magnificent temple on this island. In fact, the Ancient Egyptian built this temple for Goddess Isis. Yet, the temple became submerged after the first dam which built in 1906. And then we will be back to the Nile cruise board. The dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will disembark from the Nile cruise.  In fact, after the disembarkation, there will be a transfer to Aswan airport to catch your flight back.

** Optional Tour: There will be an excursion to Abu Simbel temples. In fact, it will be either by private coach or by domestic flight.

Upon arrival Luxor airport there will be a meeting and an assist by our representative. And then, there will be a transfer to SS Karim Nile cruise by private coach. In fact, the embarkation on SS Karim Nile cruise will be before the lunch. The lunch, dinner and the overnight will be also on the Nile river cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, the Nile cruise ship will sail to Esna to visit Esna temple. In fact, the temple dedicated to the ram headed God Khnum, the God of Creation. Thutmose III laid the foundation of the temple in the 18th Dynasty. The Ptolemaic and Roman Emperors completed the temple from 40-250 AC. In fact, their names recorded all over the temple walls. And then, we will be back to the Nile cruise ship. The lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. In fact, you will take your lunch on the board while the cruise sails to Kom Ombo.

Over there, we will visit the temple of Sobek. In fact, the temple built by the Ptolemy and located about 28 miles north of Aswan. The temple dates back to Ptolemy’s and built on a high dune which overlooks the Nile river. And then, we will return back to SS Karim Nile cruise. The tea and the coffee also served in the early evening on the cruise board. While we sail to Aswan, we will enjoy an amazing oriental dinner. We will also enjoy the dance all night away to the Egyptian folklore party. The overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. Today, we will visit Aswan High Dam which built in 1960. In fact, it contains 18 times the material which used in the Great Pyramid of Cheops. The Dam is 3215 feet thick at the base, 363 feet tall and 11,811 feet long. And then, we will go ahead to visit the Unfinished Obelisk. The obelisk made of the red granite which used for the ancient temples and colossi. In fact, the granite came from the quarries in Aswan area. Around these quarries, there are many inscriptions. The inscriptions are of which describing successful quarrying projects.

The Unfinished Obelisk located in the Northern Quarry. It still lies where a crack discovered as it hewn from the rock. The obelisk weighs more or less than 2.3 million pound. It is the world largest piece of stone which ever handled. In fact, a crack occurred and let to abandon it. Then, we will visit the fascinating Philae temple which risen from the water of the Nile river. And then, we will be back to the Nile cruise ship. The lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. Moreover, there will be tea and coffee which served in the early evening on the cruise board. The dinner and overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. The time will be at leisure on the Nile river cruise board. In fact, you will take the lunch meal also on the Nile river cruise board. Moreover, you will also take the afternoon tea and coffee in the early evening on the cruise board. The dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

** Optional Tour: There will be an excursion to Abu Simbel temples. In fact, it will be either by private coach or by domestic flight.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will sail to Edfu. The lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. Once we arrive, we will visit the beautiful preserved Edfu temple. The temple known as the temple of Horus, the Falcon God. In fact, the temple built in 237 BC during the reigns of six Ptolemy’s. The temple indeed is the best temple which preserved in Ancient Egypt. Moreover, the temple is the second largest after Karnak temple in Egypt. The huge temple constructed over the site of a smaller earlier temple.

In fact, the later structure of the temple faces north to south. It leaves the ruined remains of the older temple pylon to seen on the east side of the first court. In fact, little known about the first temple of Horus. An inscription shows that the New Kingdom rulers Ramses II and III did building work there. And then, we will be back to the Nile cruise for taking the afternoon tea and coffee. Moreover, the dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will sail to Luxor. In fact, the lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. Moreover, there will be tea and the coffee which served in the early evening on the cruise board. The dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will start the tour by crossing to the West bank of the Nile river. Over there, we will visit the Valley of the Kings. In fact, the valley features many tombs which chiseled deep into the Cliff side. From the 18th to the 20th dynasty, Memphis area and Pyramid style tombs abandoned. It was in favor of the West bank of the Nile in Thebes. Moreover, several great leaders as well as many less important rulers buried there. In fact, more tombs discovered even today. The most famous is where Howard Carter discovered the treasure of Tutankhamen in 1922.

Continue to the Valley of Queens to visit the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut. The design of the temple set at the head of the valley and overshadowed by the peak of Thebes. Our last stop will be at Colossi of Memnon. In fact, the site built by Amenhotep III as a mortuary temple. Moreover, the site guarded by two gigantic statues of Amenhotep. And then, we will be back to the Nile cruise. The lunch will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board. And then, we will visit Karnak temple, the largest temple built by a man. Continue to visit Luxor temple which built by two Pharaohs, Amenhotep III and the King Ramses II. The dinner and the overnight will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board.

The breakfast will be also on SS Karim Nile cruise board before we disembark. And then, there will be a transfer to Luxor airport for catching your flight back.

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TripAdvisor Reviews
  •   We booked our tour including cruise thru Egypt Travel Link and traveled January-February 2018. At first we were hesitant because they asked for a wire transfer of the total amount for the trip,but we had no reason to be as Atef Ramses was extremely professional...More

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    5/17/2018

      Atef and his team are wonderful. They had a great attitude and made our trip easy and definitely memorable. Overall, we would recommend ETL without any hesitation to anyone who is looking to visit Egypt in the future as they are definitely worth it. Many...More

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    5/17/2018

      First let me say Atef, the owner is a nice guy. And he is very attentive, in fact too attentive. Calling sometimes several times a day to make sure everything is ok gets annoying. More over if you should have an issue, he will call...More

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    5/07/2018
  •   “We, as a group of four individuals, toured Egypt for 17 days in January/February 2018. Arrangements for our Egypt tour comprising issuance of tourist visa on arrival at Cairo airport, ground transfers in all cities that we toured within Egypt, hotel and resort stays, inter-city...More

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    3/04/2018

      We had booked our tours including cruise thru ETL and traveled last month. We were highly impressed by the service and support provided. It was very pleasing to receive a call from Atef Ramses everyday to check if everything was fine.Our guide for Cairo and...More

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    1/01/2018

      ETL set up multiple tours over our 12 day stay in Egypt. Beginning with tours of the highlights in Cairo with a knowledgeable Egyptologist to sites such as the Pyramids, Sphinx, Sakkara, Memphis, Egyptian museum, Citadel, Ben Ezra Synagogue, Hanging church - and more. We...More

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    11/05/2017
  •   We came frome Egypt last week. It was really unforgetable trip. We were a group for 8 person. We stayed at Oasis Hotel in Cairo for 3 nights. And then we got 4 nights Nile cruise on Esmeralda Nile cruise.The tour was really perfect ....More

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    10/23/2017

      I and my family went for a trip on a Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan for 4 nights. It was really amazing. We stayed on Amarco I Nile cruise. We really got an exceptional service from the company. It was starting from the first...More

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    9/19/2017

      Egypt Travel organised a Nile Cruise for us, complete with an Egyptologist Guide for a number of day trips to various sites along the way. I was very impressed with all their communications when arranging the trip and they got in touch again a week...More

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    5/31/2017
  •   I had my special egyption dinner at the first night at Egypt. It was my honor to have special dinner with ETL president and pretty secretary. So happen there was an egyption couple having their wedding dinner. It was awesome we experienced the special wedding...More

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11:30 AM
08:00 AM
Visa, Master Card, American Express for paying extras.
Pets not allowed
Karim Nile cruise Egypt Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee
  • Doorman
  • Elevator in building
  • Entertainment
  • Fire place
  • Fitness facility
  • Fridge
  • Hot tub
  • Phone
  • Smoking allowed
  • Swimming pool
  • Television
  • Wi-fi
  • Wine bar

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