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SS. Misr Cruise, Voyages Jules Verne

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SS Misr. The SS Misr was built in Preston Lancashire in 1918 originally for the Egyptian Royal Navy and bought by King Farouk of Egypt as a private cruiser which traversed the Nile. It is recorded that he had held his birthday celebrations aboard this boat. Since the building of the Aswan ... Read review

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A Royal Cruise fit for a Pharaoh, Review with images

AdvantagesTreated like Royalty from Beginning to end.

DisadvantagesBar prices are steep.

"==SS Misr.== The SS Misr was built in Preston Lancashire in 1918 originally for the Egyptian Royal Navy and bought by King Farouk of Egypt as a private cruiser which traversed the Nile. It is recorded that he had held his birthday celebrations aboard this boat. Since the building of the Aswan Dam it used to sail right up the Nile but now is only able to sail as far as Aswan. Misr means the Kingdom of Egypt. It fell into disrepair and was brought ..." Read review
25.09.2009

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SS Misr- The luxurious way to cruise the Nile- Fabulous Review with images

AdvantagesTop luxurious boat and customer service/Food fabulous especially for veggies!!

DisadvantagesDrinks were very very expensive on board/ Very early mornings for excursions/loads of tipping cost

"I have recently travelled on the SS Misr with my husband on this Nile Steamship. Before I left the UK I could find very few reviews, which concerned me as we were spending a lot of money relative to our normal trips. So I thought it was important when I returned to the UK to provide an honest opinion of the boat and service with VJV. The welcome on the boat was lovely and all the staff were very attentive. As strict vegetarians we thought that we ..." Read review
07.01.2011

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