January 11 - 19, 2019

Tour Escort:
Bonnie Hunter
Jim West

Package Price:
$3,998.00 | Air from New York City

4 nights cruise upgrade options: (per person, subject to availability)

Deluxe Cabin with Balcony: $420
Executive Cabin: $460
Executive Cabin with Balcony: $600

(per person, based on double occupancy)
Land only rates are available at request.


January 18 - 20, 2019
Be sure not to miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to visit these amazing ancient sites. Visit our our extensions tab to learn more.

(per person, based on double occupancy)


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815-663-4046 or Toll-Free at:
877-887-1188 - USA or Canada
02393 880068 - UK
18 0010 6424 - Australia
or submit your reservations online.

For additional questions regarding airfare, transfers, insurance, pre-night packages, or our convenient payment plan, please call our toll-free number or use our contact form.

This itinerary, pricing and escorts are subject to change. Insurance is available and highly recommended. Single rates are available upon request. Please consult the Terms and Conditions, as they apply starting with the first payment. A 3% discount applies off the cost of the trip, if the trip is paid in full by check with in 7-10 business days of invoice date. Gratuities are additional and will be collected with final payment. All prices listed are in USD unless otherwise noted.


  • Round-trip international airfare from New York City to Cairo, Egypt.
  • Deluxe accommodations at the incredible Four Seasons Hotel in Cairo.
  • Round-trip transfers from the hotel/airport in Egypt.
  • Round-trip transfers from the airport/cruise in Luxor and Aswan.
  • Panoramic tour of Cairo with a professional tour guide.
  • Personally escorted by Craftours owner Jim West.
  • A visit to the Great Pyramids and Great Sphinx of Giza.
  • A tour of the famous Museum of Antiquities in Cairo.
  • An opportunity to ride a camel at the Great Pyramids of Giza.
  • 4 night/5 days cruise on a deluxe ship on the Nile.
  • Special painting workshop with Jim West.
  • Three meals onboard the ship every day in addition to afternoon tea.
  • A tour of the Karnak and Luxor Temples.
  • A very special visit with the Tentmakers of Chareh El-Khiamiah.
  • A tour of the West Bank including visiting the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. (Including the tomb of Hatshepsut)
  • A papyrus demonstration on how paper is made.
  • Special Captain’s welcome cocktail party onboard the ship.
  • Enjoy a special Nubian Folkloric Show by local residents.
  • Sailing to Edfu (via Esna) and touring the Ptolemaic Temple of Horus.
  • A tour the the Edfu Temple.
  • Sail to Kom Ombo and tour the fascinating Kom Ombo Temple.
  • Tour the High Dam in Aswan, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.
  • Enjoy a Felucca boat ride on the Nile River around Kitchener's Island and Agha Khan.
  • Shopping opportunities at the Grand Bizaar in Cairo- the Khan el-Khalili.
  • All taxes and shore excursions on the ship are included.
  • A Craftours lanyard, luggage tag and commemorative tote bag.


January 18 - 20, 2019

  • Flight from Aswan to Abu Simbel and flight from Abu Simbel to Cairo.
  • Accommodations two nights at the Four Seasons Hotel in Cairo.
  • A professional Egyptian tour escort the entire time.
  • Transfers from to and from the airports in Abu Simbel and Cairo.
  • An extraordinary tour of the UNESCO World Heritage site temples of Abu Simbel, including Ramses II.
  • Daily breakfast and one dinner at the hotel.
  • A visit to a craft market to see a variety of Egyptian crafts.
  • Free time to enjoy last minute shopping and sightseeing in Cairo.

The cost of this Abu Simbel post tour extension is $526.00 per person.