The Nile with Bettany Hughes

The Nile with Bettany Hughes



The historian sets sail on an epic journey through Egypt to chart the country's ancient past, travelling almost 1,000 miles from Cairo to the Aswan Dam - stopping off at the most iconic sites along the way. From ancient gossip on the sex lives of the rich and famous to a close up encounter with King Tut's grandmother, this colourful travelogue interweaves mystery, revelation, stunning visuals and diverse modern-day encounters to create a unique and unforgettable journey through the highlights of Ancient Egyptian history.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Bettany Hughes
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