Sonesta Nile Cruises on the Nile River

Sonesta Cruise Collection - Nile River

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Cruise in grand style from $200/night on the new St. George I

Cairo, Egypt - Enjoy a 5-star French-style grandeur experience as you cruise the famous River Nile sailing aboard the new Sonesta St. George Ship.   The ship offers a full-service spa and fitness center, restaurant, bars, nightly entertainment and guided excursions.  Sonesta St. George Nile Cruises "Grand Style Package" is offered through June 29, 2007 from $ 200 per person per night based on double occupancy and includes full board. Single occupancy is available for $320 / night and Triple occupancy for $180 per person per night.

Your cruise will include:
  • Daily Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Welcome Drink
  • Cocktail Reception on arrival day
  • Welcome Bottle of Egyptian Wine
  • Welcome Bottle of Mineral Water
  • Welcome Fruit Basket
  • Sightseeing as per cruise itinerary
  • Tea and Coffee in the Cabins
  • Service Charge and Taxes

Cruise itinerary includes Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings, Philae and the Aswan High Dam among other ancient antiquities.  Rates are effective from May 1 (cruise embarkation) through June 29, 2007 (cruise disembarkation) and subject to availability. Three, four and seven night cruises are available.  Contact to make a reservation.

Each ship's amenities include several restaurants and lounges, in-room dining available until midnight, panoramic elevator, purified water, outdoor BBQ, international telephone line and wireless internet access, jogging track, outdoor swimming pool, spa and fully equipped gym. The ships also offer evening entertainment beginning with captain's welcome cocktail party, oriental black tie "Galabeya" party, Nubian folkloric show and themed nights throughout your cruise.

Sonesta has been operating deluxe hotels in the Middle East since 1982, primarily in Egypt, and currently manages 7 hotels and resorts in Egypt and a fleet of 5 cruise ships on the Nile River. Daily guided excursions from the cruise ships visit the historic sites of ancient Egypt, including the Temple of Philae, Komombo, Hatshepsut, Colossi of Memnon, Karnak and Luxor temples. In Aswan, guests may also enjoy a traditional felucca journey around Kitchener's Island and the Agha Khan Mausoleum. Sonesta’s Nile River cruise ships offer 3-, 4- and 7-night trips between Aswan and Luxor.
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