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M.S. Sherry Boat Nile Cruise

Welcome to the M.S. Sherry Boat, one of Egypt's finest luxury Nile  Cruises. A Nile River cruise has often been considered one of life's  'must do' experiences when visiting Egypt. What better way to discover  Egypt's ancient treasures then cruising aboard the five star M.S. Sherry Boat? Experience unforgettable sights and scenery stretching along the  banks of the Nile river between Luxor and Aswan in Upper Egypt while  enjoying luxurious accommodation, mouthwatering cuisine, and a variety  of recreational and entertainment options. Voyage the route of the  Pharaohs in style...



Ship Features Overview:
Category: 5 stars
Passengers: 126
Length: 66.5 M
Width: 11.5 M
Draft: 1.2 M
Passenger Deck: 5
60 standard &  superior cabins
1 deluxe cabin & 2 suites
Laundry service
Individuals safes
Color TV, video  channels, & music system
Hair driers in all  cabins
Direct dial  telephone in each cabin
Fully air  conditioned (individual control in cabins)
Restaurant to  accommodate all in one sitting
Lounge, discotheque and  piano bar
Swimming Pool,  Jacuzzi & swimming pool bar
Sun deck, solarium  with recreational facilities
Boutique, gift shop  and hair dresser
All public areas are provided with radio and central music
International  telephone & fax
Fire alarm &  protection (smoke detector indicators)
Specially treated  water with a series of the most recent ultra-violet water desalination  stations
Main engines:  Caterpillar 3 x 250 HP
Generators set:  Caterpillar 3 x 200 KW in addition to a stand by one 1 X 125 KW
Class: The entire  ship is built according to the rules and regulations of the Lloyd's  register of London including all safety aspects
Cabins
Sherry Boat is proud of its 60 spacious standard & superior cabins and 1 deluxe cabin in  addition to 2 large suites offering you the highest standard of comfort  on a cruising boat. All cabins have individually controlled central  air-conditioning, a hair drier, IDD telephone, a TV set & video and  musical channels.
Standard are equipped  with 2 beds that convert into queen size bed & sofa-bed giving the  possibility of having a triple cosy accommodation & a sitting area.
Superior cabins are like  the standard cabins but are located on the main and upper decks.
The Deluxe cabin offers 2 double beds and a vanity dresser.
Suites offer one large  bed in a spacious room.
Dining
The restaurant on the upper deck offers international  and oriental cuisine including well known Egyptian dishes prepared by  our select group of skillful chefs.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at a single sitting with an open seating arrangement. Dinner dress code is smart casual.
On the lounge level, open all day, the Lounge Bar,  which also serves as the discoteque in the evening, offers alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in addition to a variety of cocktails.
Room service is available from 9 am -  10 pm.
Sun Deck
Sherry Boat's sun deck is the main place from which to  gaze at the beautiful sights as the Sherry sails along the banks of the  Nile.
Divided on two levels, the upper sun deck includes a sunbather's heaven with lounge chairs under the open sky,  the lower provides shaded seating surounding the swimming pool and  jacuzzi.
Cool drinks and refreshments are offered  all day, and the special treat is at tea time when the Egyptian sunsets  illuminate spectacular views.

Cruise Itinerary
Sherry Boat offers 4 well planned itineraries from  which to chose.
Itinerary 3 Nights / 4 Days Aswan / Luxor (every Friday)

Day 1: Aswan
Embarkation before lunch.
Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, sailing by Felucca &  view of Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 2: Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Visit the temple shared by two Gods Sobek & Haroeris.
Sailing to Edfu.
Upon arrival time in Edfu, visit the temple of Horus
Day 3: Esna / Luxor
Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna Lock.
Upon arrival time in Luxor visit Luxor Temple.
Overnight in Luxor
Day 4: Luxor
Disembarkation after breakfast.
Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley  of the Kings, El Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon  facing the Nile.

Itinerary 4 Nights / 5 Days Luxor / Aswan (every Monday)

Day 1: Luxor
Embarkation before lunch.
Visit Karnak and Luxor Temples.
Overnight at Luxor.
Day 2: Luxor / Esna
Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley of the Kings, El  Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile.
Sailing to Esna.
Overnight at Esna.
Day 3: Esna / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan
Sailing to Edfu, Visit the Temple of Horus.
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Visit the Temple shared by the two Gods, Sobek & Haroeris.
Sailing to Aswan.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 4: Aswan
Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of  Philae.
N.B. In case of long queues of  boats at Esna lock, Kom Ombo visit and sailing to Aswan will be on  Thursday morning instead of Wednesday evening, and in this case Aswan  visit will be P.M. instead of A.M.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 5: Aswan
Disembarkation after breakfast.
Sailing by Felucca and view of Agha Khan Mausoleum.

Itinerary 7 Nights / 8 Days Luxor / Luxor (every Monday)

Day 1: Luxor
Embarkation before lunch.
Overnight at Luxor.
Day 2: Luxor / Esna
Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley of the Kings, El  Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile.
Sailing to Esna.
Overnight at Esna.
Day 3: Esna / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan
Sailing to Edfu, Visit the Temple of Horus.
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Sailing to Aswan.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 4: Aswan
Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of  Philae
N.B. In case of long queues of  boats at Esna lock, Kom Ombo visit and sailing to Aswan will be on  Thursday morning instead of Wednesday evening, and in this case Aswan  visit will be P.M. instead of A.M.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 5: Aswan
Sailing by Felucca and view  of Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 6: Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Visit the Temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris.
Sailing to Edfu.
Day 7: Esna / Luxor
Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna Lock.
Upon arrival time in Luxor, visit Luxor Temple.
Overnight at Luxor.
Day 8: Luxor
Disembarkation after breakfast.
Visit Karnak Temple.

Itinerary 7 Nights / 8 Days Aswan / Aswan (every Friday)

Day 1: Aswan
Embarkation before lunch.
Sailing by Felucca and view of  Agha Khan Mausoleum.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 2: Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Visit the Temple shared by two Gods Sobek and Haroeris.
Sailing to Edfu.
Day 3: Esna / Luxor
Sailing to Luxor passing through the Esna Lock.
Upon arrival time in Luxor, visit Luxor Temple.
Overnight at Luxor.
Day 4: Luxor
Cross the West Bank to visit Thebes Necropolis, Valley of the Kings, El  Deir El Bahari of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon facing the Nile.
Visit Karnak Temple
Overnight at Luxor.
Day 5: Luxor / Esna
Sailing to Esna.
Overnight at  Esna.
Day 6: Esna / Edfu / Kom Ombo / Aswan
Sailing to Edfu. Visit the Temple of Horus.
Sailing to Kom Ombo.
Sailing to Aswan.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 7: Aswan
Visit the High Dam, the Unfinished  Obelisk and the Temple of Philae.
N.B. In case of long queues  of boats at Esna lock, Kom Ombo visit and sailing to Aswan will be on  Thursday morning instead of Wednesday evening, and in this case Aswan  visit will be P.M. instead of A.M.
Overnight at Aswan.
Day 8: Aswan
Disembarkation after breakfast.

Rates Policy
All above rates are quoted in US  dollars per person per night on full board basis for run of the house  cabin, net non-commissionable and will be applied for both the 4 and 3  nights cruises.
All above rates are excluding any  extra services.
All above rates include sight -  seeing tours with English speaking guide, entrance fees and  transportation. Only once on the way (Luxor / Aswan or Aswan / Luxor)  (one time) for guests requesting 7 nights cruises.
Guidance with language other than  English will be provided free of charge for groups of 10 persons or more (for less than 10 persons, guidance fees will be added to the total  cruise fare.)
If requested, for 7 nights cruise, we will deduct 9 $US on the above rates per person per night on condition  that sight-seeing will be once on the way (Luxor / Aswan or Aswan /  Luxor) (one time).
A supplement of 30% is to be added to the above mentioned rates for deluxe cabins.
For suites, a supplement of 40% is to be added to the price of a double cabin on the basis of occupancy by  two persons minimum.
Any increase in government taxes,  entrance fees, service charges or dues after the date of the reservation will be added on the above mentioned rates without any prior notice.

Last Updated (Saturday, 22 January 2011 11:10)

 

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