11-night Pharaohs & Pyramids Cruisetour

from $5,899
Roundtrip Cairo. Vacation Offer ID # 1353530
Viking Cruises
Ship: MS Antares

The Viking-operated MS Antares is a classic ship, your floating oasis as you immerse yourself in ancient Egypt. Specifically built to navigate the Nile, she is a spacious, state-of-the-art vessel with a refined, understated ambiance. Her spa facilities, Sun Deck, pool and revitalizing amenities provide a serene haven from which to explore this culturally rich destination. Accommodating just 62 guests, MS Antares offers the ultimate in comfort and relaxation.

MS Antares Ship Features

  • Classic ship with elegant decor for just 62 guests
  • Extensive stateroom choices varying from 290 to 829 sq ft
  • All staterooms feature a French balcony, flat-panel TV and private bathrooms with bathtub and jet shower
  • All staterooms have hotel-style beds with optional twin-bed configuration
  • Select staterooms are able to be connected to each other
  • Sun Deck with 360-degree views, swimming pool and shaded sitting areas
  • Lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows, library and a bar
  • Restaurant with open seating
  • Health club with exercise equipment
  • Fully staffed luxurious Spa with massage services, hair salon, steam & sauna
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Laundry service


Description Arrival Departure

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08/30/2021  12:00 AM08/30/2021  12:00 AM

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08/31/2021  12:00 AM08/31/2021  12:00 AM
Sakkara 08/31/2021  12:00 AM08/31/2021  12:00 AM
Giza Necropolis 08/31/2021  12:00 AM08/31/2021  12:00 AM

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Air Travel 09/02/2021  12:00 AM09/02/2021  12:00 AM
Cruise Starts (Embarkation) 09/02/2021  12:00 AM09/02/2021  12:00 AM

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09/03/2021  12:00 AM09/03/2021  12:00 AM
Valley of the Kings 09/03/2021  12:00 AM09/03/2021  12:00 AM
Valley of the Queens 09/03/2021  12:00 AM09/03/2021  12:00 AM
Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut 09/03/2021  12:00 AM09/03/2021  12:00 AM
Qena 09/04/2021  12:00 AM09/04/2021  12:00 AM
Dendera 09/04/2021  12:00 AM09/04/2021  12:00 AM
Esna (Isna) 09/05/2021  12:00 AM09/05/2021  12:00 AM

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09/06/2021  12:00 AM09/06/2021  12:00 AM

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09/07/2021  12:00 AM09/07/2021  12:00 AM
Boat Launch to Agilkia Island 09/07/2021  12:00 AM09/07/2021  12:00 AM
Agilkia Island 09/07/2021  12:00 AM09/07/2021  12:00 AM
Kom Ombo 09/07/2021  12:00 AM09/07/2021  12:00 AM
Edfu 09/08/2021  12:00 AM09/08/2021  12:00 AM

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09/09/2021  12:00 AM09/09/2021  12:00 AM
Cruise Ends (Debarkation) 09/09/2021  12:00 AM09/09/2021  12:00 AM
Air Travel 09/09/2021  12:00 AM09/09/2021  12:00 AM

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Itinerary subject to change without notice. Please confirm itinerary at time of booking. Rates are capacity controlled, subject to availability and change without notice.

Stateroom Description & Pricing Info

Cabin Type Our Per Person Price
Deluxe French Balcony-C $5,899
Deluxe French Balcony-B $6,099
Deluxe French Balcony-A $6,199
Explorer Suite-ES call for pricing
French Balcony-D call for pricing
Veranda Suite-AA call for pricing

Rates are cruise only, per person, based on double occupancy. Government fees/taxes additional for all guests. Fuel surcharges may apply. Please ask your travel counselor for details. Rates are subject to availability and may change without notice. Restrictions may apply.

Departure Date:
Number of Nights:
Itinerary Description:
Roundtrip Cairo
Cruise Inclusions:
  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances
  • Cultural Curriculum
  • Meals including regional specialties
  • Most alfresco dining on the rivers
  • Welcome Cocktails & Farewell Dinner
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Walking track & sports deck
  • Curated library
  • 24-hour guest services
  • All port taxes & fees
  • Airport transfers on embarkation/disembarkation day with Viking Air purchase
  • Viking Service Guarantee


  • River-view stateroom Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
  • 40" flat-screen LCD TV with complimentary Movies On Demand
  • 110/220 volt outlets & USB ports
  • Refrigerator; security safe; hair dryer
  • Spacious glass-enclosed shower
  • Heated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja┬« toiletries; plush robes & slippers
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping

All fares and offers are for new bookings only, as of May 1, 2014, are subject to availability, may not be combinable with other offers except Viking Explorer Society Travel Credit and Referral Rewards Credit, are capacity-controlled and may be withdrawn at any time without prior notice.

Cruise fares listed are cruise only in U.S. dollars, per person, based on double occupancy. Cruise fares listed are valid for U.S. and Canadian residents only. Cruise ship fuel surcharge may apply. 2-for-1 fares are based upon published full brochure fares; cruise fares do not include pre-paid charges, optional facilities and service fees, and personal charges, as defined in the terms and conditions of the Passenger Ticket Contract. Full brochure fares may not have resulted in actual sales in all stateroom categories and may not have been in effect during the last 90 days. Promotional fares may remain in effect after the expiration date. Viking reserves the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares, fees and surcharges at any time. Please call for the most up-to-date prices, as pricing and availability may change at any time. The cruise ship fuel surcharge is additional revenue to Viking River Cruises, as are any additional charges relating to currency fluctuation other than for fully paid cruise fares and full fares, which fluctuations are beyond our control. Additional terms and conditions may apply. Complete terms and conditions may be found in the Passenger Ticket Contract.

All fares are quoted in US Dollars.

Information and pricing is subject to change without notice. While we do our very best to ensure that information and pricing appearing in this website is complete and accurate, we cannot be responsible for incomplete and inaccurate representations, which may or may not be under our control. In the event of a pricing error, misrepresentation or omission, we reserve the right to adjust the pricing or make any other corrections.
Available Add-Ons:
  • Optional air add-ons are available from Viking River Cruises' designated gateway cities in the U.S. and Canada, and include all government fees and taxes.
  • Pre- or Post- cruise hotel stay
  • Optional shore excursions
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