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The Oberoi Philae Nile Cruiser is a Sailing Cruise between Luxor and Aswan. Begin your 4 or 6 night journey on the Nile, aboard The Oberoi Philae in Luxor or Aswan and travel through Pharaonic dynasties. This grand cruise offers the elegance of Edwardian travel with turn of the century ambience, which is first experienced in the Lobby with its warm teak wood paneling, parquet floors, European antiques and Oriental carpets.

By air

There are daily EgyptAir flights from Cairo to Luxor and Aswan. The flight duration from Cairo to Luxor is 60 minutes and from Cairo to Aswan it is 75 minutes on a direct flight and 105 minutes on a flight via Luxor.

By rail

Both Aswan and Cairo are connected with Cairo via Express trains. The journey time from Cairo to Luxor is 10 hours and from Cairo to Aswan is 13 hours.