Nile River, Egypt

New adventures on the Nile with Emerald Waterways

With summer coming to an end, thoughts are turning to where your next adventure will take you to. Emerald Waterways (www.emeraldwaterways.co.uk) has just released its 2020/21 Egypt, Israel, Jordan & the Nile collection filled to the brim with inspiration for your next river cruising and touring holiday.  To celebrate the new itinerary, Emerald Waterways is offering a guaranteed £500 saving per person across the three insightful itineraries in the 2020/21 collection.

Along with the new brochure, Emerald Waterways has released a brand new itinerary, a 16-day Israel & Ancient Egypt River Cruise, travelling from Tel Aviv to Cairo, with highlights including a cruise along the Sea of Galilee, a guided tour of Jerusalem Old Town, a visit to Ramesses II and Nefertari Temples along with a home-hosted dinner with a local family in Cairo! Prices start from £5,420 per person (based on a 13 September 2020 departure).  This itinerary includes a four-night river cruise along the Nile, on board the MS Hamees and 11-nights in specially selected world-class hotels.
Highlights of the new brochure include:
 
  •  The 10-day Cairo & Ancient Egypt River Cruise departing from Cairo, sailing on the Nile for four-nights before disembarking and flying to Abu Simbel then returning to Cairo for the flight home. Starting from £3,370 per person (based on a 19 September 2020 departure), the itinerary includes a galabeya party on board, a cruise to Dendera with a visit to the Hathor Temple, a boat tour on the Nile in Aswan and a visit to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx
 
  • The 15-day Cairo to Amman Tour & Ancient Egypt River Cruise departing from Cairo, sailing on the Nile for four-nights before disembarking and saying goodbye to Cairo then flying to Amman and exploring Petra and the Dead Sea.  Starting from £4,920 per person (based on a 19 September 2020 departure), the itinerary includes a tour of the vast open-air temple of Karnak, a city tour of Amman, a jeep adventure in Wadi Rum, a home-hosted dinner with a local Jordanian family, a walk through a local market with lunch and a visit to the Ruins of Jerash
 
Prices include relevant discounts, return flights, transfers, the cruises as stated above, shore excursions and selected EmeraldPLUS and EmeraldEXCURSION experiences, all tipping and gratuities, all meals and selected *drinks, exclusive on-board events and experiences and world-class hotel stays.
 
Regional departures available include London Heathrow, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Manchester and Birmingham.
 
For more information and to book please visit www.emeraldwaterways.co.uk or call 0808 301 3352. 
 
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*Drinks on board – two drinks per guest are included with lunch and dinner whilst on board. Complimentary tea and coffee is also available throughout the sailing. 
About Emerald Waterways: Emerald Waterways offers a diverse range of river and ocean cruises. A multi-award winning tour operator, Emerald Waterways operates eight Star-Ships, seven sailing in Europe and the brand new Emerald Harmony sailing in South East Asia. Also, two yachts based in the Adriatic Sea and two chartered river ships in Russia and Egypt.