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Camels in the desert of Egypt
$1,015
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Aswan to Luxor

4 Day Itinerary aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Explore the Granite Quarries
  • Visit ancient temples
  • View the Colossi of Memnon
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Cooking Class, River Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Board the Sanctuary Sun Boat IV and cruise along the Nile River on this 4-day tour. As you sail from Aswan to Luxor enjoy frequent visits to significant Egyptian ruins, take an Egyptian cooking class, visit Granite Quarries, and explore Valley of the Kings on this relaxed itinerary.
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Luxor
$1,280
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Luxor to Aswan

5 Day Itinerary aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Visit the Temple of Karnak
  • Attend an Egyptian cooking lesson
  • Sail around Elephantine Island
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Cooking Class, River Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Sail from Luxor to Aswan on a 5-day Nile River cruise on board the Sanctuary Sun Boat IV. Explore ancient temples built by Pharaohs, attend an Egyptian cooking lesson, and sail on a felucca as you travel through Egypt. This relaxed itinerary is a great way to see and learn about ancient Egypt!
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Aswan, Egypt
$2,365
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Nile Cruise - Round-trip Aswan

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Explore the Temple of Horus
  • Discover the Valley of the Kings
  • Admire Luxor's architectural beauty
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Cooking Class, River Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover ancient monuments, magnificent temples, and five thousand years ofEgyptianculture on a leisurely 8-day luxury cruise. Delight yourself with a few incredible Egyptian cooking lessons and enjoy local Egyptian wine and beer.Visit at least one tomb in the Valley of the Queens and the famous …
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Entrance of Luxor Temple, Egypt
$2,365
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Nile Cruise - Round-trip Luxor

8 Day Itinerary aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Explore the Valley of the Kings
  • Discover the Temple of Horus
  • Ride a typical Egyptian sailboat
  • Admire Kom Ombo Temple
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Cooking Class, River Cruise
Activity Level: Relaxed
Discover archaeological treasures, magnificent deserts, and breathtaking views aboard the Sanctuary Sun Boat IV. Visit the Ptolemaic Temple of Goddess Hathor in Denderah, complete with a massive stone roof, dark chambers, underground passages, and towering columns inscribed with hieroglyphs. Enjoy …
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Visit the great pyramids of Egypt.
$2,840
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Nile Package: Cruise and Land

9 Day Itinerary aboard Sanctuary Sun Boat IV
  • Discover the highlights of Cairo
  • Tour legendary Memphis & Sakkara
  • Cruise the Nile on the Sun Boat IV
  • Explore Abu Simbel's pyramids
Activities: Archaeological Sites, Local Market, River Cruise, Urban Exploration
Activity Level: Relaxed
This luxury Egyptian tour combines a Nile River Cruise with additional time in Cairo, exploring the region's most impressive ruins for a complete Egyptian adventure. Begin your journey in Cairo, visiting attractions such as the Great Pyramids of Giza and the enigmatic Sphinx. Fly to Luxor to …
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2018
EmbarksDays 
Dec 148Nile Cruise - Round-trip Aswan
Dec 144Aswan to Luxor
Dec 159Nile Package: Cruise and Land
Dec 175Luxor to Aswan
Dec 178Nile Cruise - Round-trip Luxor
Dec 214Aswan to Luxor
Dec 218Nile Cruise - Round-trip Aswan
Dec 229Nile Package: Cruise and Land
Dec 245Luxor to Aswan
Dec 248Nile Cruise - Round-trip Luxor
Dec 284Aswan to Luxor
Dec 288Nile Cruise - Round-trip Aswan
Dec 299Nile Package: Cruise and Land
Dec 315Luxor to Aswan
Dec 318Nile Cruise - Round-trip Luxor
2019
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Jan 044Aswan to Luxor
Jan 075Luxor to Aswan
Jan 114Aswan to Luxor
Jan 145Luxor to Aswan
Jan 184Aswan to Luxor
Jan 215Luxor to Aswan
Jan 254Aswan to Luxor
Jan 285Luxor to Aswan
Feb 014Aswan to Luxor
Feb 045Luxor to Aswan
Feb 084Aswan to Luxor
Feb 115Luxor to Aswan
Feb 154Aswan to Luxor
Feb 185Luxor to Aswan
Feb 224Aswan to Luxor
Feb 255Luxor to Aswan
Mar 014Aswan to Luxor
Mar 045Luxor to Aswan
Mar 084Aswan to Luxor
Mar 115Luxor to Aswan
Mar 154Aswan to Luxor
Mar 185Luxor to Aswan
Mar 224Aswan to Luxor
Mar 255Luxor to Aswan
Mar 294Aswan to Luxor
Apr 015Luxor to Aswan
Apr 095Luxor to Aswan
Apr 175Luxor to Aswan
Apr 255Luxor to Aswan
May 035Luxor to Aswan
May 115Luxor to Aswan
May 195Luxor to Aswan
May 275Luxor to Aswan
Jun 045Luxor to Aswan
Jun 125Luxor to Aswan
Jun 205Luxor to Aswan
Jun 285Luxor to Aswan
Jul 065Luxor to Aswan
Jul 145Luxor to Aswan
Aug 175Luxor to Aswan
Aug 255Luxor to Aswan
Oct 045Luxor to Aswan
Oct 125Luxor to Aswan
Oct 205Luxor to Aswan
Oct 285Luxor to Aswan
Nov 055Luxor to Aswan
Nov 135Luxor to Aswan
Nov 215Luxor to Aswan
Nov 295Luxor to Aswan
Dec 075Luxor to Aswan
Dec 155Luxor to Aswan
Dec 235Luxor to Aswan
Dec 315Luxor to Aswan
Passengers: 80
Ship Type: River Cruise Ship

The sleekly styled Sanctuary Sun Boat IV is furnished in a contemporary chic style, with an art deco influence. Modern fittings in state of the art designs and cutting edge technology are combined with sophisticated public areas with luxurious teak flooring for an elegant finish. Experience the wonders of ancient Egypt in a stunning elegant setting on board the Sanctuary Sun Boat IV.

Experience quality of service, entertainment, on-board facilities, food and beverages with gourmet menus or lavish buffets every evening. There also is a non-smoking policy throughout all internal areas of the boat and a no mobile phone policy throughout the public areas of the boat for guaranteed relaxation.

Accommodation:
Stylish accommodation comprises 40 luxury cabins boasting floor to ceiling windows (except on the Nile Deck), offering twin or king beds. Two Royal Suites with balcony are located on the Promenade Deck, two Presidential Suites are located on the Main Deck and the 36 Luxury Cabins are located over all four decks.

All the suites have bathtubs, while all other cabins have showers. All are fully air-conditioned, with panoramic windows, hairdryer, LCD television with satellite, and mini-bar. International telephone access is available through the reception.

Facilities
With an overall length of 72 meters, the public areas feature attractive and elegant furnishings. Facilities include a fine restaurant with picture windows, an elegant bar and lounge area, a fully equipped gym, massage room, an upper sun deck with swimming pool, a shaded deck and a lounge bar. In room dining is also available. Internet access is available throughout the cruise, as well as access to the fleet physician. A multilingual library and game area, laundry service, souvenir and gift shop complete the facilities.

Dining Aboard the SanctuarySun Boat IV
International cuisine as well as local flavor ensures that the chef and staff cater to all tastes. Extravagant buffets, elegant a-la-carte dinners, extensive local and international wine lists and upper deck barbecues are all offered. Expert chefs can also cater to specific dietary needs of guests.

Environment and Responsible Travel
Strict recycling and hygiene procedures are followed on board, minimizing impact on the local environment. In addition, the Sanctuary Sun Boat IV has cleaned and made extensive alterations to one of the docking areas in the area – transforming an informal rubbish dump into a small garden. This exemplifies how the crew always strives to promote a greener, cleaner Egypt.

Technical Information
Length: 236.2ft/72m
Draft: 3.77ft/1.15m
Gross tonnage: 1200
Cruising speed: 16 km/hr
Passenger decks: 4
Life jackets: 2 in each cabin
Lifeboats: 2
Main Deck Cabin on the Sun Boat IV
Nile Deck Cabin
49.2- 59.1 ft². King or twin beds. A/C, window, private bath with shower & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
Nile Deck Cabin on the Sun Boat IV
Main Deck Cabin
49.2- 59.1 ft². King or twin beds. A/C, window, private bath with shower & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
Promenade Deck Cabin on the Sun Boat IV
Bridge Deck Cabin
49.2- 59.1 ft². King or twin beds. A/C, window, private bath with shower & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
Bridge Deck Cabin on the Sun Boat IV
Promenade Deck Cabin
49.2- 59.1 ft². King or twin beds. A/C, window, private bath with shower & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
Presidential Suite on the Sun Boat IV
Presidential Suite
124.7 ft². King or twin beds. A/C, window, private bath with bathtub & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
Royal Suite on the Sun Boat IV
Royal Suite
180.4 ft². King or twin beds. Balcony, A/C, window, private bath with bathtub & hairdryer, satellite TV & in-house movies, and mini-bar.
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