Save over £2,000 per person
Sanctuary Retreats has a fantastic late booking offer on its next Nile Cruise on board Sanctuary Sun Boat III<http://www.sanctuaryretreats.com/egypt-cruises-sun-boat-iii> between Cairo and Aswan which departs Cairo on 20th April 2013. For the past 15 years, cruise ships have been unable to sail from Cairo to Aswan. However this route has now been re-opened by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Sanctuary Retreats was the first company to complete this spectacular journey with their inaugural long cruise in August 2012.
This 10 night cruise enables customers to experience a third of the world’s ancient monuments in Upper Egypt in just ten days from Cairo to Aswan.
Save over £2,000 per person by booking the 10 night cruise departing on 20th April for just £100 per person per night which represents a saving of over £2,000 per person. This offer is based on two people sharing a cabin and is applicable to all new bookings.
The journey between Cairo and Aswan is steeped in history, the banks of the river offering a vast array of ancient temples and tombs. Highlights from the newly opened stretch between Cairo and Luxor include Beni Hassan with its row of rock cut tombs adorned with paintings; Tell el-Amarna, the short-lived capital of pharaoh Akhenaten; the Red and White Monasteries with their insight into Coptic Egypt as well as Abydos Temple, dedicated to Osiris the God of the Underworld.
The longer cruise enables guests on board to relax and enjoy leisurely river cruising as they soak up the scenery and gain a fascinating insight into local life alongside this majestic river.
All Sanctuary Retreats boats offer the very best in intimate and luxurious Nile cruising. With 18 cabins, the Sanctuary Sun Boat III is a smaller than average 5-star elegant Nile Cruise boat in 1930s colonial chic style with unique personalised service.
This special £100 per person per night offer for the 20th April 10 night cruise is on a full board basis including traditional afternoon tea, all sightseeing, entrance fees and guidance from world class Egyptologists (based on two people sharing).
Flights and transfers not included. Flights to Cairo with British Airways start from £400 per person.