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  • Location:Cairo, Egypt
  • Duration:2 hours (approx.)

Nile River Dinner Cruise in Cairo

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Enjoy a Nile River dinner cruise aboard the Nile Maxim, one of the most elegant cruising restaurants sailing the world's longest waterway. You'll enjoy top-class service aboard your Nile cruise, gliding past Cairo's illuminated skyline while you dine, and with entertainment provided by a spectacular belly-dancing and folklore show.


  • Two-hour dinner cruise on the River Nile
  • Views of Cairo's illuminated skyline
  • Music provided by a house band
  • After-dinner belly-dancing show and folklore band
  • Choice of set menu or a la carte menu
  • Choice of early or late dinner cruises
  • English-speaking guide (French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch and Russian guides are available if requested at time of booking)
  • Pick-up and drop-off from central Cairo and Giza hotels

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What You Can Expect

Nile River Dinner Cruise in Cairo

Nile River Dinner Cruise in Cairo

The Nile Maxim is built in the style of a flat pharaonic barge, conjuring up images of ancient Egypt. As you drift along the River Nile, the house band performs your all-time favorite Western and Oriental tunes with a twist! Choose from the set menu or go for the a la carte selection offering seafood, Lebanese and Chinese cuisines.

Then sit back and relax while you enjoy a colorful belly dancing show with a folklore band, featuring the unforgettable tannoura spin, in keeping with Egypt's whirling dervishes tradition.

Sample Set menu (subject to change without notice):
  • Selection of fresh breads
  • Salad bar
  • Grilled Chicken with herbs, served with rice and vegetables
  • Nougat glace
Sample A la Carte menu (subject to change without notice):
  • Tehina salad
  • Green spices salad
  • Fried Kofta
  • Fried shrimps
  • Different kinds of rice and macaroni
  • Special dessert menu

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Well worth the money. Great guide

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Everything about this cruise was great! The acts and food are definitely recommended.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Good service, food is your choice but people they do smoke in the cruise that's is the minus point

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

First experience of Egypt with some traditional cuisines and traditional floorshows. Truly a wonderful experiences that we will always remember having dinner and cruising on the famous Nile River. The tour company looked after us very well especially on our first experience of Egypt and also our visits to the Egyptian Museum and other places. I will highly recommend this Tour Company to my friends and colleagues who are planning future trips to Egypt and I look forward to booking this company again for my future travel back to Egypt to complete my sightseeing of the other historical places in Egypt.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

This is a very entertaining evening with a good meal and I recommend it.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

A very enjoyable evening, which I would highly recommend!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Wonderful tour - we covered an unbelievable amount of ground in a short time. Saw all the world class sights, great information from the friendly English speaking guides. A day I will truly remember forever.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Great food, entertainment and service!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

Great service and super local guides. Really a great set of drivers and guildes

Local pick up at the hotel was perfect and on time.
Interesting little local tour of local Nile bridge and hotel palace, then on to the ship.

Great views on Nile as you cruise along and dinner was good too.
Had a nice grilled fish and salad bar....Piano music and follow by the belly dancing show.
Was a great way to arrive into Cairo and tap into local feeling and get into the local
Nile views and culture a bit.

Would do this again and was a fun and pleasant evening event.

Side Note- limited wine card - Wine is a bit but its optional with dinner.

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