Seven-night classical Nile cruises, 14-night and tailor-made twin-centre Nile and Red Sea Riviera.
Travellers in the north of England and Scotland can now benefit from weekly Tuesday Egyptair flights from Manchester to Luxor, via Cairo, offered by Discover Egypt.
Philip Breckner, director for Discover Egypt said: “The flight operates on Tuesday with a convenient departure time of 14.30 and return landing of 13.30, which allows for same day rail and road connections for holidaymakers all over the north of England and Scotland. We are certain that agents in the north will find this a great new way to promote the amazing holiday experiences Egypt offers to travellers looking for culture and amazing sights with an added week of sun and sea in any one of the Red Sea Riviera resorts that we also feature.”
Discover Egypt offers packages to Egypt including Nile cruises and Red Sea beach holidays that can all be combined with a stay in Luxor. For instance they are currently offering a seven-night Nile cruise on board the 5* Viking Princess for £998 for departures in September This includes return flights from Manchester, seven-night full board cruise from Luxor with 10 guided excursions and transfers in resort.
To combine a seven-night Nile cruise with a hotel stay in Luxor, El Gouna or Sharm El Sheikh, prices start from £1,207 per person and include transfers in Egypt plus accommodation on bed and breakfast in a selection of hotels in the Red Sea Riviera, with direct flight connections back to Manchester from the respective resorts .
The Viking Princess features 49 air-conditioned en-suite cabins that face out over the Nile, and facilities include swimming pool, restaurant, pool bar and lounge bar.
Highlights include visiting the Valley of the King and Queens, the Temples of Karna and Luxor, the Colossi of Memnon, Esna and Edfu, Aswan and its High Dam; as well as an optional excursion to the incredible Abu Simbel to see the four colossal statues of Ramses II.
For information and bookings contact the Discover Egypt on 0844 880 0462 or visit: www.discoveregypt.co.uk