For all of recorded time, the mighty waters of Egypt’s Nile River have been the source of life-giving sustenance, cultural riches, and mythic power. Immerse yourself in both the ancient treasures—which continue to be unearthed each month—and present-day Egypt. See the iconic pyramids in Giza, visit the stunning temples at Abu Simbel, delve deeply into the tombs of the Valley of the Kings. Visit the Great Dam at Aswanand learn how it has transformed communities along the Nile, visit a local community centerin Luxor, and learn from guest local experts about Egypt’s greatest social challenges –while enjoying Egypt’s legendary hospitality on board the 5-star Nile Adventurer. Extensively renovated in 2019, the elegant vessel blends contemporary Egyptian design with the nation’s 7,000-year-old heritage. The vessel boasts exceptional gourmet cuisine and provides an intimate, luxurious base for exploration and discussion.