Excitement and new knowledge are what you are going to get from Nile Cruise Holidays. Egypt has a number of known attractions surrounding it and Nile alone is packed with numerous attractions and great sites to see and experience.
The adventure you will acquire from Egypt is one that you will remember for a very long time. Being one of the most visited attractions in the world, an unforgettable experience is what you will get from this place.
What you will see surrounding your visit in the Nile Cruises are the witnesses of the beautiful past of this great place. These places play an important part in past of Egypt.
Nile Cruise Holidays will take you to this structure constructed by Amenophis III. It was for religious purposes that this area was used. It was used since the time of Queen Hatshepsut.
Many ceremonies took place in this temple, which is why it plays great importance to the Egyptians. Some of the festivals held here were the feast of the royal jubilee, the Festival of Opet, and the rebirth of the pharaoh were held in this location.
Worship of the divine is not new in this temple. The immortal part of the pharaoh is revered here. The greatness of their pharaoh is emphasized here.
The Valley of the Kings
Once you are done passing through Luxor, your Nile Cruise Holidays will progress to the intriguing Valley of the Kings. This is a royal Necropolis which houses the bodies of the ancient kings of Egypt. The first pharaoh to be buried here is said to be Thutmosis I .
The valley is divided into two branches. One is in the Eastern part. This is the location where most of the royal tombs are found. On the other end is the western part. The only tombs here are that of Amenhotep III and Ay. Trips to this place make Nile Cruises exciting and educational.
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
While on the Luxury Nile Cruises, you should pay homage to the longest living female pharaoh of Egypt, Hatshepsut. If you are fond of learning more about the Egyptian history, then visiting this place is something you should not forget.
From this point, the Nile Cruise holidays will enrich your knowledge with the background of this great queen. Her reign is said to be very successful and prosperous. Even at times of hardships, like the war that took place in the beginning of her reign, she was able to conquer it and give her people peace. Learn more about this powerful woman on your trip.
Traveling along the river will let you in on the lifeblood of Egypt and learn the story it has to tell—the great story of Egypt which lasted as long as its great river, the Nile.