4 Days Dahabiya Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor

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Live a unique Dahabiya Nile Cruise experience and enjoy sailing by Dahabiya which built in the traditional style to visit the amazing different sightseeing in Upper Egypt. Explore The Temple of Edfu which dedicated to Horus and built-in Greco Roman times, Also enjoy sailing to Gebel Silsileh which was a very famous quarrying area throughout all of ancient Egypt, Then Visit Kom Ombo Temple.

In Aswan, Discover the world famous High Dam, the unfinished obelisk, Temple of Isis at Philae. in Luxor, Find out the secrets of the east and west banks of luxor, Valley of the kings, Queen Hatshepsut temple, Colossi of Memnon, Karnak and Luxor temples.

3 Nights at dahabyia Nile cruise includes all meals & hot and soft drinks, door to door transfers from and to your destinations in Aswan and Luxor, qualified licensed drivers, expert tour guide, all the mentioned sites as in itinerary, taxes and charges all are included. See Upper Egypt with different eyes.

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Solicitud

Day 1: Aswan the beautiful city famous by the Nubian culture

Open your eyes you are in Aswan such a charming city famous by the Nubian culture. our expert tour guide will pick you up from Aswan hotel, train station or airport to start our amazing day tour in Aswan

Today's sightseeing includes:
Aswan High Dam: visit the famous Aswan High Dam, an engineering miracle used as an embankment dam situated across the Nile River, built in the 1960’s to protect Egypt from annual floods.

Unfinished Obelisk: Continue to the Unfinished Obelisk in the granite quarries of Aswan where much of the red granite used for ancient temples and colossi came from. The Unfinished Obelisk located in the Northern Quarry still lies where it was carved when a crack was discovered as it was being hewn from the rock. Your qualified Egyptologist guide will explain how the 1 tonne obelisk was carved, and why the crack caused it to be abandoned.

Temple of Philae: visit the great philae island temple. a boat trip to the Temple of Philae, which was built in honor of goddess Isis.

Day 2: Enjoy sailing-visit -Gebel el Silsila

Today, the Dahabiya will star to sail toward the north. Enjoy sailing and have your delicious breakfast on the sun deck during sailing. Enjoy Aswan views and take rare photos of Aswan islands in the both sides of the Nile. watch the professional captain of the Dahabiya who wear mostly galabya the official dress of upper Egypt men while he move from the port slowly step by step between the another cruises and motor boats. the Egyptian culture around you every where. the Dahabiya sail by the Nubian islands where you will find their children play and their men and women work at the green fields. small fish boats, villages which is full of splendid Egyptian culture. it is great chance to have unique photos of the real culture.

Today's sightseeing includes:
Kom Ombo Temple:Stop In Kom Ombo, you will visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, which is dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek. enjoy sailing to Gebel Silsileh which was a very famous quarrying area throughout all of ancient Egypt due to the quality of the building stone quarried here. The site is a rich archaeological area having temples cut directly on the hills. Our Dahebieh will sail right to the foot of this majestic mountain where we will have the peaceful luxury of being the only boat to be docked in this area.

Day 3: Edfu temple-enjoy sailing


Today's sightseeing includes:

The Temple of Edfu: is very dramatic. It dedicated to Horus and built-in Greco Roman times. Horus was the god of the sky whose eyes were the sun and the moon. He became equated with the king, and therefore the King was Horus manifest. In the evening we will have a barbecue on the beach of the beautiful Island of Fawaza where you can relax, enjoy the memories of the day and watch the fabulous Egyptian sunset.

Day 4: Luxor west and east banks


Today's sightseeing includes:

Valley of the Kings: the Valley Of The Kings, the magnificence of the grandeur of architecture which was used for burial, there are many kings buried in this valley. The most known tombs are King Tutmosis I, Tutmosis III, Tut-Ankh-Amon, King Ramssess VI, King Mrenptah and AmonhotepII.

Temple of Hatshepsut: at Deir el Bahari: the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut that known as El Dir El Bahari which was built by Queen Hatshepsut the daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt about 20 years during the 18th Dynasty (approximately 1490-1469 B.C), the only pharaonic woman who reigned ancient Egypt.

Colossi of Memnon: The Colossi of Memnon which is remains of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III.

Stop At: Luxor Eat typical Egyptian lunch in local house where you can touch the real Egyptian culture and have unique photos with an Egyptian family

Temple of Karnak: Karnak Temple, the greatest example of worship in the history, dedicated to the God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu.

Luxor Temple: the Temple Of Luxor, it was built by Amunhotep III in 18th Dynasty in the New Kingdom and it was completed by Ramses' II during the 19th Dynasty.

Final transfer to your hotel in luxor, train station or airport with unique photos and unforgettable memories.

Price

$1235 Per Single Person in Single Occupancy.
$920 Per Person in Double Occupancy.
$460 Per Child from 6 to 11 years sharing parent's cabin.
Child under 5 Years free of charge.

Frequently asked questions
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Aspectos importantes

Included

  • Pick up from airport, train station or hotel in Aswan.
  • 3 night cruise with full board &Soft drinks.
  • Air conditioned cabins.
  • All the tours on the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees to all sites on the itinerary.
  • Certified professional tour guides.
  • Hotel or airport transfer in Luxor.

Excluded

  • Beverages.
  • Tipping (Gratuities for your tour guides,drivers and cruise crew).

Optional

  • Abu Simbel tour from Aswan $110 Per Person (Day 2)
  • Balloon ride in Luxor $100 Per Person (Day 4)

Ruta

  1. Aswan
  2. Kom Umbu
  3. Edfu
  4. Luxor