The Great Sphinx of Giza // © 2014 Thinkstock
$975 per person, double occupancy. Companions joining travel agents will pay $1,274 each. Agents may pay an additional $295 for a single room.
This eight-day itinerary through Egypt begins with a stay at the four-star Oasis Hotel. Travel agents will spend the next day exploring the Egyptian Museum and various landmarks in Old Cairo before visiting the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx. On the third day, guests will fly to Luxor and then transfer to a five-star ship for a four-night cruise on the Nile River. Excursions include a stop at the Nile's West Bank, tours of the Karnak and Luxor Temples, a horse-drawn carriage ride through the town of Edfuto and visits to several other temples along the way. Hotel accommodations for three nights in Cairo, accommodations for four nights onboard the cruiser, domestic airfare and all sightseeing and entrance fees are included in the price.