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Get a front-row peek at Cairo’s spectacular skyline in an unforgettable cruise on one of the world’s most famous bodies of water.

After a front-door pickup from your Cairo hotel, board your riverboat at the dock and feel the rhythm of the water as the captain cruises into the Nile’s current. Get ready to take a ride on the river that has inspired countless poems, artwork, and songs throughout the centuries.

While Arabic music plays, belly dancers perform a predinner show, giving you a taste of traditional moves. Then, it’s time to hit the buffet: hot and cold dishes, including meats, salads, rice, and a tasty dessert spread.

During the next performance, whirling dervishes, known as Tanoura dancers, hit the stage to Sufi music, showcasing traditional Egyptian religious devotion. You’ll have time to head to the deck for a remarkable perspective on Egypt’s bustling capital city before returning to the shore.

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Cairo dinner Cruise

The Nile River flows through 11 countries, but it is most closely connected to Egypt, where it looms large in the history and culture of the region. See the world’s longest river during this entertaining cruise past the Cairo skyline. You’ll top off the tour with a hot dinner buffet and a traditional cultural performance with belly dancers and Sufi dervishes.

  • A Nile River cruise with dinner buffet and cultural performances
  • Glide along the world's longest river, enjoying views of Cairo's skyline
  • Feast on an all-you-can-eat dinner spread, with a hot and cold buffet
  • Sample traditional Egyptian culture: Belly dancing and Sufi dervish show
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Good for one time Experience!!

It's nice experience to have dinner at Nile river cruise. Belly dancer and Music at cruise was very good. It was about 2 hours cruise ride. They also had other entertainment show.

Thank anandnagori
Reviewed 1 week ago
LOVED IT!! Incredilbe guide and excellent tour!

Sohaila – After our previously wonderful experience with Emo Tours, we decided to wrap up our last night in Cairo before leaving to Luxor with one last tour. This time we went on the Nile River Dinner cruise with our guide Sohaila. Just as before,...More

Thank Zach G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic Experience

My boyfriend and I spontaneously booked the Nile Dinner, it was well worth the money from pickup and drop of from and to hotel, great food and entertainment. Our Tour Guide Tamer also helped make the tour run smoothly he was attentive and friendly. Thanks...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For the price, you can’t beat it! Food was great, show was very entertaining and it was a pleasant night spent on the Nile. Would definitely do again!

Thank HayleeLucht
Reviewed July 9, 2018
Amazing Evening Highly Recommend

My friend and I had a lovely time on our Nile Dinner Cruise. While there are many amazing tours in Cairo, this one was definatly a highlight of our trip, mainly due to our guide Sohaila. Sohaila was incredibly fun, enthusiastic, relatable, and an overal...More

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Response from Deanna R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know Mr, Tonsi; our tour guide was Noura Ibrahim. She was/is "the best"; took us to all the places we wanted to visit/tour and made recommendations. We, my friend and I, highly recommend you secure her... More
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