This is a stunningly low price to see the wonders of ancient Egypt and soak up some winter sun. At £279 per person (based on two sharing), this deal from 2bookaholiday.com cuts 40% off the usual cost of a Nile cruise holiday that comes with flights, free transfers and seven nights' full-board accommodation.
Flights are direct from London Gatwick to Luxor, departing on Wednesdays from 7 November-20 February, 2013.
Update (10:00am, 10 April): 12 December is now £289 per person; 21 November and 5 December are £299; 7 November is now £329.
The week-long cruise is onboard the MS Serenade, which sails from Luxor and takes in Esna, Edfu, Aswan and Kom Ombo. The 4-deck ship features a sundeck, a split-level pool, a gym, a Jacuzzi and a restaurant. A full excursion pack is available for £99 per person (saving 20%), including trips to the temples at Karnak and Luxor and the Valley of the Kings.
For some beachside relaxation, a 5-night Red Sea stay can be added on to this deal from £150 more per person, staying in Hurghada on an all-inclusive basis at the 5-star Titanic Beach Spa & Aquapark.
Click here for more information. However, this special offer can only be booked by phone.
Baggage is not included and is an extra £30 per person for 20kg.
Travel on 19 December for £449 per person, or on 26 December for £579.
Book by 11 April.