Nile Cruises

River Yacht And Dahabiya Cruises - 05 Days - 04 Nights

River Yacht And Dahabiya Cruises - 05 Days - 04 Nights

Price start from USD 900

Description


Dahabeya 
Word Dahabiya means “Golden Boat”, Dahabeya, as Sailboats were common in Egypt during the beginning of the 20th century when the royal family and travelers loved to cruise the Nile and to explore its mysterious nature. They rented the boats for weeks, and made their way from a temple to another, enjoying the river breeze. These boats had from three to nine cabins.

Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruises (OR similar):

Every Friday from Aswan & Monday from Esna.
MS Amoura is a luxurious river yacht offering 6 elegantly furnish cabins, each with a panoramic window through which to view the passing scenery in privacy. There is also a spacious sundeck to enjoy the scenery and the weather. Sail the Nile in style and luxury on this exclusive boat that will carry you from Esna to Aswan and back again in ageless luxury.

Cruise description:

  • 6 double cabins (ca. 13 sqm) with twin or large bed.
  • 1 Suite (ca. 21 sqm) with large bed, private terrace.
  • Each cabin is measuring 13sqm, has a large bed or twin beds with Egyptian cotton. 
  • Large window with a great view of the Nile in the privacy of their room.
  • All cabins have large, panoramic windows. 
  • All cabins are air-conditioned.
  • Private bath/shower with hair dryer. 
  • Room service. 
  • International Telephone.
  • Safe box. 
  • Laundry service & housekeeping.
  • Accompanying motorboat to pull it in case wind is calm.
  • Sun Deck.
  • Satellite-TV, DVD player.
  • Oriental seating area.
  • Internet access.
  • Water filter.
  • Voltage 220. 24 hrs electric power supply.
  • Accompanying motorboat to pull it in case wind is cal.

 

 

Itinerary

05 Days / 04 Nights  - ESNA / ASWAN EVERY MONDAYDay 1: Monday

Upon your arrival at Luxor airport / Luxor train station,  Your Tour representative will meet and assist you, then you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide for a sightseeing tour in Luxor to visit the  Valley of the kings,  Hatshepsut Temple,  Memnon Colossi and  Karnak Temple , then you will be transferred from Luxor to Esna for embarking your Nile Boat where you will be welcomed by the crew on board. Overnight in Esna on board your Nile boat.

Meals : Lunch and dinner

Day 2: Tuesday

Enjoy breakfast at your leisure, sailing to Edfu, arrive around noon time. Visit  Edfu Temple by horse carriage, one of the largest and most intact of Egypt's monuments. Two beautiful granite statues of the Falcon God Horus flank the entrance. After your visit to the temple, either ride or walk through the bazaar, this is an extensive bazaar where you can barter for souvenirs, spices and perfumes. Lunch on Board then continue Sailing till Silsela Hormoheb Temple, Dinner will be served in the grounds of the Temple or in an island or on the upper deck of Boat whilst soaking up the tranquil atmosphere with music to match the mood.

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch and dinner

Day 3: Wednesday

Breakfast at your leisure, sailing to  Kom Ombo Temple, visit to the Greaco Roman Temple Kom Ombo. Enjoy sailing to Aswan and listen to the sounds of the water buffalo as they wade in the shallow water while you wil see the Donkeys on the banks of the Nile as they go about their day to day business and the various bird life of the river. Overnight close to the doors of Aswan city.

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch and dinner

Day 4: Thursday

Breakfast on Board , then you will enjoy a visit to the  Philae Temple, The High Dam with enjoy walking in Aswan Bazzar. Back to the boat to enjoy an amazing evening in Aswan and overnight.

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch and dinner

Day 5: Friday

Disembarkation after enjoying your breakfast, then you will be transferred to Aswan airport / Aswan train station for final departure.

Meals : Breakfast