Abydos (Egypt)

Cruise Port schedule, live map, terminals, news

Abydos cruise port

Nile River

Local Time
2023-06-10 06:40

min: 77 °F (25 °C) / max: 99 °F (38 °C) 81°F
Wind: 313°/ 5.5 m/s  Gust: 8.7 m/sWind: 313°/ 5.5 m/s  Gust: 8.7 m/sGentle breeze
5.5 m/s
Min / Max Temperature99 °F / 38 °C
77 °F / 26 °C
  Port Map

Abydos is a Nile River cruise port and an Ancient Egyptian city in Upper Egypt's Sohag Governorate, located approx 11 km (7 mi) west of the river (near the towns El Balyana and El Araba El Madfuna). Abydos is one of Egypt's most important archaeological sites, with numerous temples and tombs (burial sites for the pharaohs of the 1st to 13th dynasties).

Abydos (Egypt) river cruise port

As cruise port, Abydos is visited for the temple of Menmaatre Seti I, where can be seen the Abydos King List (aka Abydos Table) which has listed the names of 76 Egyptian pharaohs (from Menes to Ramesses I). Other important sites are the Umm El Qa'ab necropolis, Great Osiris Temple, Ramesses II Temple.

Most cruises to Abydos start from Cairo (with hotel stay and domestic flight to Aswan (ship embarkation port) from where starts the cruise itinerary to Luxor.

Port Abydos cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Abydos, Egypt. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

21 September, 2023
Nile River Cruises Cruises cruise lineMovenpick MS Darakum

Abydos - user reviews and comments

Your personal data will be processed and information from your device (cookies, unique identifiers, and other device data) may be stored by, accessed by and shared with third party vendors, or used specifically by this site or app. Some vendors may process your personal data on the basis of legitimate interest, which you can object to by managing your options below. Look for a link at the bottom of this page or in our privacy policy where you can withdraw consent.