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Sanctuary Sun Boat IV

Decorated in a contemporary style with Art Deco influences, modern amenities and cutting-edge technology at Boutique Sanctuary Sun Boat IV are refined with elegant finishes featuring luxurious teak floors. Combined with public areas.

Harmonious colors and teak floors are used throughout the boat, along with modern and eye-catching furnishings, making it a luxurious floating haven. The sundeck combines teak and Egyptian marble around a heated pool, giving an eclectic look to this open area perfect for relaxing.


Sanctuary Retreat Nile Cruises are the most prominent fleet on the Nile.
Four unique and world-famous ships, each with its own style and taste, but all equally luxurious and repeatedly voted among the country’s best cruises as Egypt’s most beautiful ship. selected.
Sanctuary Retreat Nile Cruises has been operating Nile cruises since the 80’s, setting the trend for luxury Nile cruising and making it what it is today. Our leadership and expertise in this field continues to thrive today, with Sanctuary constantly pushing boundaries and setting benchmarks.
Sanctuary’s strength lies in its people’s philosophy and attention to detail. We offer an unparalleled level of service in all cruise standards.
Sanctuary Nile Cruises embodies the full magic of Egypt, from exceptional cuisine to first-class service, and exceptional facilities and comfort.

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royal suite


The Royal Suite at Sanctuary Sun Boat IV is an oasis of luxury for discerning travelers on luxury Nile cruises. Featuring private balconies with striking Nile views, furnishings in soothing yet bright colors provide a relaxing atmosphere. Entertainment facilities and amenities are luxury, comfort and luxury rolled into one.

Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite offers stunning views of the Nile during your cruise. Spacious 38m² suites with LCD screens, satellite TV and in-house movies to your liking.

Standard cabin

Sanctuary Sun Boat IV’s luxurious cabins boast floor-to-ceiling windows (except for the Nile deck), elegantly blending contemporary chic with Art Deco influences. Soothing tones, harmonious furnishings, and state-of-the-art fixtures create the perfect solace with views of the Nile.

4 Night Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor

First day
Embark in Aswan

Board a 5-star deluxe Nile cruise boat moored at a private dock in Aswan and enjoy a welcome zaffa with drums and flutes.
Lunch will be served on board.

In the afternoon, you’ll have the chance to board a felucca (a typical Egyptian sailboat) around Elephantine Island, Lord Kitchener’s Botanical Gardens, and the Mausoleum of the Aga Khan (life jackets provided weather permitting).

Afternoon tea can be enjoyed in the lounge while enjoying the sounds of the oud trio.
At night, you will be greeted by your boat manager as you enjoy a selection of canapés along with complimentary Egyptian wine and local beer. A gourmet dinner will be served on board.

the 2nd day
Philae & Kom Ombo

After a buffet breakfast on board, board a motorboat to visit the romantic and majestic Temple of Philae on Agilika Island.
Followed by a visit to the granite quarries, which supplied the ancient Egyptians with most of the hard stone used in their pyramids and temples, and which still hold a huge unfinished obelisk.

Enjoy lunch as you cruise to Kom Ombo to visit the magnificent Kom Ombo Temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek.

Enjoy afternoon tea during your cruise to Edfu.

In the evening, enjoy a movie on board after a delicious dinner.

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Third day
Temple of Khnum and Temple of Horus

A buffet breakfast is served on board.
In the morning, explore the amazing Temple of Horus.

Enjoy lunch on board during your cruise to Esna. After lunch, you will have an Egyptian cooking lesson on board.

This afternoon, an Egyptologist will guide you through the Greco-Roman Temple of Khnum in Esna. The beautifully preserved Great Hypostyle Hall was built during the reign of the Roman Emperor Claudius. Excavated from the silt accumulated by the annual Nile floods over the centuries, it lies about 9 meters below current road level.

Enjoy afternoon tea while sailing to Luxor.

The evening is an ‘Egyptian Night’ costume party where all guests can dress up in a traditional Egyptian ‘Galabeiya’. Dinner is a sumptuous Egyptian buffet, followed by oriental music and dancing.

4th day
Luxor East and West Banks

Breakfast is served on board.

In the morning visit the Valley of the Kings. Visit at least one tomb in the Valley of the Queens and have the chance to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Pass the famous Colossi of Memnon on your way back to the Nile. This colossus was known in ancient Greece for its haunting voice at dawn.

After lunch, an Egyptologist will lead you through the stunning Luxor Temple, dedicated to the god Amun, before heading to the Karnak Temple.

Return to your luxury Nile cruise boat, where afternoon tea is served in the lounge.

The evening’s entertainment is the Gala Dinner, where white-gloved waiters serve gourmet meals, followed by a dervish show and belly dancer performances.


Day 5
Disembark in Luxor

A buffet breakfast is served on board before check-out at 8:00.

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