MS Blue Shadow II Nile Cruise & Serenity Makadi Beach Stay
MS Blue Shadow II (Full Board Cruise)
Launched in October 2019, the MS Blue Shadow II is one of newest built ships to sail the River Nile. Offering different styles of cabins, from Double/Twin cabins to Royal Suites, you will be able to sleep in comfort during your cruise. Whilst onboard you can also make full use of all the facilities including 24 hour reception, sun deck, swimming pool, fitness equipment, sauna and massages, 24 hour room service, lounge bar, sun deck bar and a gift shop.
Nile Cruise Itinerary
Day 1 – Transfer from Hurghada to Luxor to check in on the cruise on Full Board, overnight on the Cruise at Luxor.
Day 2 – Optional tour to Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple, overnight on the Cruise at Luxor.
Day 3 – Optional tour to Valley of the kings, Hatchipsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon, Sailing to Edfu and Over Night at Edfu.
Day 4 – Optional tour to the temple of Horus at Edfu, Sailing to Kom Ombo, an optional tour to the temple of Sobek at Kom Ombo and sailing to Aswan, overnight on the cruise at Aswan.
Day 5 – Optional tour to Aswan Dam, the unfinished Obelisque and Philae Temple, overnight on the cruise at Aswan.
Day 6 – Optional tour to Abu Simble Temple, Sailing back and overnight at Edfu.
Day 7 – Sailing back to Luxor and overnight on the cruise at Luxor.
Day 8 – Check out and transfer back to the hotel at Hurghada, overnight at Hurghada Hotel.
Tips are not included in the price and are to be paid on the spot (approximately £27 per stay covering porters at the airport, ship staff and drivers etc.) Optional tours are not included in the price, and can be purchased on the ship.
Serenity Makadi Beach (All Inclusive)
Located along the sparkling banks of the Red Sea, this stunning 5 star property invites you to indulge in limitless luxury. Having bagged a prime spot in Makadi Bay, it’s little wonder why holidaymakers from all over the world flock to this enchanting part of Hurghada.
Suited for both couples and families, this jack-of-all-trades resort provides all the ingredients for a memorable sun-kissed getaway. As well as a golden sand doorstep, Serenity Makadi Beach has seven pools, spa facilities and gourmet dining delights covered. Throw in world class hospitality, manicured gardens and romantic turquoise water views – and what you have is an All Inclusive paradise.
This extensive complex features 551 accommodation options, each one beautifully-appointed and equipped to suit all your holiday needs. Standard, deluxe and family make up the room types, while there’s eight suites and four villas flaunting opulent extras. However, whether you opt for entry level or decide to go the whole hog, you’re guaranteed an extravagant experience.
All guest rooms come with a wealth of contemporary amenities, ensuring you feel at home from the off. A decor showcasing light, pastel colours will soon help you unwind and then there’s your private balcony or terrace for you to revel in the fantastic views of the surrounding areas. Air conditioning and plenty of space means that nothing less than optimum comfort is achieved. Meanwhile, other stand-out features include an en suite bathroom with designer toiletries, fully stocked mini bar and flat screen TV.
The difference between a good and a great All Inclusive resort is the dining options. And we mean it when we say that this foodie haven does not hold back on mouth-watering choices. Not to mention you can upgrade to Ultra All Inclusive and gain exclusive access to the premium a la carte options.
Water lovers are catered for in the form of seven pools, each one lined with loungers and parasols. A separate section for the kids is provided while the salt water duo are designated quiet areas where adults can enjoy a good book with cocktail in hand. Then there’s the health club which is well-equipped with spa facilities to take your relaxation to the next level. A Jacuzzi®, steam room and Turkish bath are just some of its luscious features.