October 16 – 25, 2022

Join the President of the International Society of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Dr. Mahfouz El Shahawy on the 30th Annual International Congress for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Egypt, one of the oldest civilizations in the world

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Call 1.888.722.3401 to secure your space on this unique journey (scroll down for journey details)

October 16, 2022: Welcome to Egypt! Upon arrival into Cairo, you will be transferred to Giza for a 2 night stay at the Mena House Hotel.  Transfer cost to be quoted separately based on flight arrivals 

Marriott Mena House

October 17, 2022: Meet your private Egyptologist English speaking guide and discover the Pyramids of Giza.

October 18, 2022: After breakfast visit the Egyptian Museum before boarding your flight to Aswan’

Camels at Sakkara

Abu Simbel Temple

Egypt is home to the River Nile: the longest river in the world. Since the ancient Egyptians believed that the Nile would carry them into the afterlife, almost all of the cultural and historical sites of Ancient Egypt lie along its banks.

See the wonders of ancient Egypt unfold before your eyes on The Oberoi Zahra, Luxury Nile Cruiser. Let us guide you around magnificent temples and five thousand years of culture. For your on board entertainment, the cruises also offer nightly traditional dance and music performances.

The itineraries on the Oberoi Zahra are designed to experience Egypt at a leisurely pace. Enjoy unforgettable days of unraveling centuries of Egyptian history and discover the Nile and it’s wonders. Enjoy 7 days of visiting incredible art, temples, museums, and more. Includes: Temple of Kom Ombu, Temple of Edfu, Karnak Temple, Luxor Museum, West Bank of Luxor (Valley of Kings, Temple of Habu & Colossus of Memnon, Temple of Dendera, Valley of Nobles, Deir el-Medina and the Temple of Hatshepsut)

October 19, 2022: This morning you will have the opportunity to join an optional tour to Abu Simbel. For those staying on board , you will enjoy a leisurely sail through Aswan. Aswan is Egypt’s southernmost city. At Aswan, the desert touches the banks of the Nile River and the waters are dotted with islands. Aswan was historically an important trading town and remains a bustling marketplace.

Enjoy your first of many breathtaking sunsets from the rooftop sundeck, aboard the Oberoi Zahra Luxury Nile Cruiser

Relax in your luxurious suite aboard the Oberoi Zahra

Freshly prepared cuisine with menus changing daily

Temple of Kom Ombo

October 20, 2022: Enjoy breakfast as you sail to Kom Ombo. This morning, you will visit the Temple of Kom Ombu, before sailing back towards Aswan for a visit to the Botanical Gardens

Sailing the River Nile

Temple of Edfu

October 21, 2022: Enjoy a relaxing morning aboard, sailing to Edfu. After lunch, we will visit the Temple of Edfu. The temple is highly important, as it perfectly reflects the Ptolemaic culture with the Ancient Egyptian Pharaonic culture.

Your evening is at leisure on board the Oberoi Zahra. Afternoon tea is served daily in the Club Lounge and Sun Deck prior to dinner service.

October 22, 2022: Enjoy your breakfast and your morning of leisure sailing the River Nile towards Luxor. After lunch, visit Karnak Temple & the Luxor Museum.

Karnak Temple

Luxor, Egypt

West Bank of Luxor

The West Bank of Luxor contains one of the largest collections of archaeological treasures in the world.

Temple of Luxor

October 23, 2022: Visit the West Bank, including the Valley of Kings, Temple of Habu, and Colossus of Memnon. During lunch, you will sail to Qena to visit the Temple of Dendera. Sailing back in the evening as the sun sets over Luxor.

Valley of the Kings

October 24, 2022: Visit the Valley of Nobles, Deir el-Medina, and the Temple of Hatshepsut prior to lunch. The stunning Luxor Temple marvels in the late afternoon. Enjoy your final sunset on board the Oberoi in Luxor.

Life Along the River Nile

October 25, 2022: Enjoy your last breakfast on board.

Disembark and transfer to the Luxor airport for your flight back to Cairo. Arrival time into Cairo is expected to be 4pm. Please arrange your flight for a 7pm or later departure. A hotel can be arranged for any guests with an early morning flight on Oct 26th

Call Michelle Andersen at 941-951-1801 at extension 103 or Alexis Leeming at extension 111 now to reserve your space on this unique journey today!  You may also e-mail at mandersen@admiraltravel.com or alexis@admiraltravel.com.

Rate: $6,950 per person, double occupancy. Please inquire for single supplement

A $50 per person Admiral Travel booking fee will apply.

  • 25% deposit is due to secure your space
  • The second 25% deposit is due February 16, 2022
  • Final payment is due June 16, 2022

All payments are non-refundable. We highly recommend a trip cancellation policy to protect your trip investment. Please inquire.


  • Breakfast daily
  • Touring and lunch on Oct 17 in Cairo
  • 2 nights Mena House garden view accommodation * upgrades to Pyramid view available, please inquire
  • Commercial flights Cairo to Aswan/Luxor to Cairo
  • 7-night cruise aboard the Oberoi Zahra Luxury Cruiser
  • All food on board the ship, as well as coffee, tea, and water
  • All touring while on board the ship


  • Arrival transfer to Giza ( this will be based on number of arrivals on same flight)
  • Upgraded accommodations at the Marriott Mena House
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Meals when at leisure in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Guide Gratuities* to be advised in your final documents


  • Visit to Abu Simbel
  • VIP meet and assist upon arrival into Cairo International Airport


  • All payments to Admiral Travel are non-refundable unless stated otherwise
  • Founder’s Journey will always be priced at or below published rates, but never higher.
  • Travel with like-minded individuals on these exclusive departures.
  • Enjoy a welcome cocktail party to meet your fellow travelers.
  • A hosted dinner will be offered during one night of the trip with the Hiltons.
  • On many occasions, optional shore events are offered as an option that only our group is invited to join.
  • Special global relationships that the Hiltons have formed over the years will allow you privileged access opportunities.
  • Trips are offered well in advance to give ample time for your future planning.
  • Minimum number of guests needed for Admiral Travel to escort.