The Middle East will astound all who visit with its contrasts of bustling Arab cities and culture coupled with the beauty and starkness of the surrounding deserts. Egypt is a land of ancient splendour enriched by centuries of culture. Along the narrow ribbon of the 960 mile River Nile, dynasties of Kings and Queens created monumental legacies that will fascinate you. Nile cruises visit a wide variety of antiquities along the banks of the river.
A typical 7 night cruise takes in the United Arab Emirates and mysterious Oman. Nile cruises vary from 3, 4 and 7 night cruises and the typical route runs from Upper to Lower Egypt, beginning in Luxor and finishing in Aswan.
Best Time to Cruise
The cruises of the United Arab Emirates generally run between December and March, whilst the best time to cruise on the Nile is from October to April when the weather is cooler.