Sanctuary Sun Boat III

The Nile, Egypt

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At a Glance

  • Intimate size for a mid-tier ship

  • Retro Egyptian design evocative of the River Nile's colonial past

  • One of the smallest boats in the Nile allows docking flexibility as per specified in the itinerary

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Egypt has year-round sun, and almost no rain. Daytime temperatures range from pleasantly warm in the winter to very hot in the summer. Northerly cities such as Cairo and Alexandria are generally about 5ÂșC cooler than southerly areas such as Aswan and Abu Simbel. Nights in the desert can be extremely cold.

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Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Sanctuary Sun Boat III or take a look at our itineraries to Nile

Description

Sanctuary Sun Boat III offers three- and four-night cruises in an intimate atmosphere. With just 18 cabins and suites, it is one of the smallest cruise boats on the Nile. Sun Boat III's elegant style is evocative of the River Nile's colonial past.

With 14 cabins, two Presidential Suites and two Royal Suites, Sanctuary Sun Boat III has an intimate feel with award-winning chefs, comfortable and warm designs evoking the Egypt's past.

Each room comes furnished with a mini-bar, safe deposit box, CD player, LCD television with satellite and in-house movies. All rooms are air-conditioned with private bathrooms.

Sanctuary Sun Boat III has varying itineraries, taking guests between Luxor and Aswan and vice versa. Guests can visit the wonders of the River Nile with experienced Egyptologists, including trips to the beautiful Temple of Philae, the Aswan Dams, and the Valleys of the Kings and Queens.

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Experiences

  • Colossi of Memnon

    The Colossi of Memnon are two huge stone statues, which are all that remains of the Temple of the hedonistic Amenophis III.

Location & directions

The Nile, Egypt

Four night cruises depart from Luxor, while three night cruises depart from Aswan. In both Luxor and Aswan the docks are in front of the Military Officers Club.

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Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Sanctuary Sun Boat III or take a look at our itineraries to Nile

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