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Africa & Middle East: Cruises & Sailing


  • Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Chobe Princess
  • Oberoi Zahra
  • Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Sonesta Star Goddess
  • Zambezi Queen

Below you'll find a selection of cruises. Full details about your cruise experience are featured, including cabin information. Let our experts help you choose the cruise that is right for you. Many globetrotters pick a cruise as the centerpiece of their overall itinerary.

Cruises & Sailing

  • Nile River Cruise: M/S Nile Goddess

    The vast majority of Egypt’s civilization – and therefore, its wonders – can be found along the banks of the Nile. This makes the river’s ‘floating hotels’ a convenient and luxurious way to travel – even for those who think they don’t like cruising!
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 585
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Romance & Honeymoon
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: Sonesta St. George

    FIRST-CLASS | CRUISE: A Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan is the best way to view many of Egypt's most famous sights on land excursions. During the day you'll explore the many temples of the ancient pharaohs and uncover the history of this great civilization before retreating to your deluxe floating hotel for the evening as you sail the Nile.
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,047
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: MS Mayfair

    FIRST-CLASS | CRUISE: Sail the mighty Nile River between Luxor and Aswan, visiting historical temples, tombs, and ruins in the area. You'll be guided by on-board Egyptologists during the day, and take part in leisurely activities onboard during the evening. The cruise can be taken in either direction.
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,142
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: Sonesta Dahabiya from Luxor

    FIRST-CLASS | CRUISE: Dahabiyas are upscale, luxurious boutique sailing boats. This stylish river boat was common in Egypt during the days of the monarchy when aristocrats loved to cruise in luxury. Dahabiyas are perfect vessels for families or small groups as they have 4-8 cabins and can be booked on an exclusive basis.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 3,053
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: Sonesta Dahabiya from Aswan

    FIRST-CLASS | CRUISE: Dahabiyas are upscale, luxurious boutique sailing boats. This stylish river boat was common in Egypt during the days of the monarchy when aristocrats loved to cruise in luxury. Dahabiyas are perfect vessels for families or small groups as they have 4-8 cabins and can be booked on an exclusive basis.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 3,053
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: Sanctuary Sun Boat IV From Aswan: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | CRUISE: Spend four nights on the Nile on this luxury Egypt cruise between Aswan and Luxor. Explore the ancient temples of Philae and Kom Ombo, along with the Valley of the Kings and the Colossi of Memnon. Return each night to the luxurious Sanctuary Sun Boat IV, with hospitality fit for a Pharaoh on the Nile.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 2,748
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: Sanctuary Sun Boat IV from Luxor: Stays of Distinction

    DELUXE | CRUISE: Cruise down the Nile to explore the majesty of Ancient Egypt. See the tombs of past rulers in the Valley of the Kings and Queens in Luxor, marvel at the well-preserved reliefs of the Temple of Horus is Edfu, and bask in the luxury comforts of a boutique river vessel during your downtime.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 2,748
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Seychelles Cruise: M/Y Pegasus

    A secluded and exquisitely preserved alternative to the luxurious Maldives or exotic Mauritius, the Seychelles are some of the Indian Ocean’s loveliest islands, combining French, Creole and native cultures to create a unique destination for cruise enthusiasts and adventurous globetrotters.
    Duration:
    4-8 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 2,474
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Bucket List Travel Ideas, Cruises & Sailing, Family Vacations
    Seychelles See Trip Details
  • Chobe Princess

    Those who say you can’t do an Africa safari on the water have never been to Botswana. See the rich wildlife of the Chobe River and its surrounds on the ideal short cruise journey for animal lovers.
    Duration:
    3-4 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,278
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Escorted Coach Touring
    Botswana See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: MS Esplanade

    Board the luxurious MS Esplanade for a dream-like journey along the Nile River to explore the ancient world of the pharaohs. Journeying from Aswan to Luxor, or vice versa, you’ll explore the temples of Karnak, Luxor, and Edfu, stroll through the Valley of the Kings and Queens, and see the Aswan High Dam.
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,142
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Nile River Cruise: MS Mayflower

    Visit historic temples, tombs, and ruins as you sail the mighty Nile River between Luxor and Aswan. You’ll explore legendary temples in Luxor, Edfu, and Aswan in the company of expert Egyptologists and see the engineering feat of the Aswan High Dam. This Nile cruise departs in either direction.
    Duration:
    4-5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,454
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Sonesta Star Goddess: 3 Nights from Aswan

    Cruise in style and comfort on the luxury Sonesta Star Goddess on the epic Nile River while taking in the ancient delights of Aswan, Kom Ombo, Edfu and Luxor. This will be an enlightening experience as the history of the Pharaohs unfolds before you.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,085
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Sonesta Star Goddess: 4 Nights from Luxor

    Enjoy a leisurely luxury cruise through ancient history along the beautiful Nile River with stops in Luxor, Edfu and Aswan taking in all the major archaeological treasures of this amazing region. Also included is a visit to the Aswan High Dam, a major engineering feat.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,495
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • The Oberoi Philae from Aswan

    Enjoy a 4 or 6 night leisurely cruise on a luxury cruise ship along the beautiful and historic Nile River discovering amazing ancient archaeological sites in Luxor, Kom Ombo and Aswan. Also visit the architectural wonder, the Aswan High Dam.
    Duration:
    5-7 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 3,074
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • The Oberoi Philae from Luxor

    Enjoy a leisurely 4 or 6 night cruise on a luxury cruise ship along the beautiful and historic Nile River discovering amazing ancient archaeological sites in Luxor, Kom Ombo and Aswan. Also visit the architectural wonder, the Aswan High Dam, a major engineering feat.
    Duration:
    5-7 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 3,074
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond, Stays of Distinction
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • The Oberoi Zahra Nile Cruise

    Enjoy a leisurely 7 night cruise on a luxury cruise ship along the beautiful and historic Nile River discovering amazing ancient archaeological sites in Luxor, Kom Ombo and Aswan. Also visit the architectural wonder, the Aswan High Dam, a major engineering feat.
    Duration:
    4-8 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 5,380
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Family Vacations
    Egypt See Trip Details
  • Zambezi Queen: Luxury African River Safari

    The banks of the Chobe River boast one of the densest populations of wildlife on the African continent. Experience the thrill of it all aboard the Zambezi Queen luxury houseboat.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 3,008
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond
    Botswana See Trip Details
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