Luxor is the former capital City of Thebes, has been called the “World’s Greatest Open Air Museum” with fabulous sites and attractions . Visitors from all corners of the world have stood and marvelled at the Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple and the Avenue of Sphinxes. Cross over to the West bank to the Valley of the Kings, the Valley of the Queens, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon all of which have attracted visitors throughout history. If your reason for taking the cruise up the Nile is to discover some of ancient Egyptian history, you have hit the jackpot. Luxor is the open door to the mystery to the secrets of the Pharoes and their ancient civilisations.