Lake Nasser Cruises
Lake Nasser is a reservoir created in the 1960s when the Aswan High Dam was built to harness the waters of the Nile. Located at the border between Egypt and Sudan, it is one of the largest man-made lakes in the world and plays a large role in the fishing industry as well as the local and national economy. As you sail along this marvelous lake, cross the Tropic of Cancer, see ancient temples and archaeological treasures, and enjoy its varied shorelines—hilly and rugged desert, or flat and sandy with clean freshwater beaches. The lake is remote and sparsely populated by fishermen and Bedouin camel and sheep herdsmen.
Egypt—known for its ancient civilization, hieroglyphics, mummies, and pyramids—is a must for travelers wanting to experience new cultures and ancient wonders. On this marvelous vacation, experience the highlights of what Egypt has to offer. In Cairo, marvel at King Tutankhamun’s treasures and masterpieces of ancient art, stand in awe at the Great Pyramids of Giza, see the enigmatic Sphinx, and vis...
OTHER CRUISE OPTIONS
Egypt & the Nile in Depth (WAUA)
- Starting at $3,677*
Details & Pricing
* The "STARTING AT" price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price
is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include airfare. Some cruises
require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be
purchased from Avalon Waterways).