Dahabiya Nile Cruise

Enjoy the charm of the ancient Egypt combined with many modern facilities on board one of the most wonderful Dahabiya Nile Cruises, which allows you to cruise the fabulous Nile River while exploring the most famous attractions between Luxor and Aswan.
Amuse yourself on board fancy Dahabiya Cruise and explore the main sightseeing in Aswan with Sonesta Amirat Dahabiya Nile Cruise, you will be able to visit the High Dam and Philae Temple.

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Dahabiya Nile

Explore the amazing Philae Temple which is situated in the Island of Philae, this temple contains many ancient Egyptian sanctuaries and shrines, like For Millennia, the Bed of Pharaoh or Trajan’s Kiosk and more. It was built to be the center of worshiping the ancient Egyptian God Osiris, it includes two fancy temples, one of them was belonging to the ancient God Isis and the other one includes the hall of columns.The Aswan High Dam was a great project, in fact it was one of the most important achievements of the last century in Egypt, this dam was constructed during the reign of the Egyptian President Gamal Abd El Nasser, as he decided to build the High Dam because of the Nile River flooding. This huge building is 1 km wide, 3.5 km in length and 111m tall. Therefore this amazing project started in 1960 and perfectly finished in 1971, it also left an area that was flooded by the Nile River and turned to a beautiful lake, consequently they called it Lake Nasser, and then it became an important lake in Egypt as it is used to provide electricity by its water.

Sail to Kom Ombo Temple with Nile Cruise Dahabiya as Donia Dahabiya Nile Cruise gives you the chance to visit Kom Ombo Temple which is situated on the East side of the Nile, 45 kilometers to the North of the city of Aswan, It consists of two temples Sobek Temple and Haroeris Temple. It was built during the Greco Roman period. This old temple was erected during the reigns of both, King Tuthmosis III and then during the ruling period of Queen Hatshepsut, who belonged to the 18th dynasty of the New Kingdom. The recent temple of Kom Ombo was built during the period from 205 till 180 BC in the ruling period of King Ptolemy V. After then sail to Gebel el Silsila to visit Gebel el Silsila Temple.

Luxury Dahabiya Nile Cruise allows you to visit the ravishing Temple of Horus in Edfu by horse carriage; it is an ancient Egyptian Temple and considered one of the best preserved temples in Egypt and the second largest temple after Karnak. It was constructed on the Ptolemy III era and completed on the Ptolemy IV era. It was dedicated to Horus, the falcon headed god. Therefore it was the center of many ancient Egyptian sacred festivals to Horus. Then walk to the comprehensive bazaar to buy souvenirs for your friends and family.

Eventually with Dahabiya Egypt you will visit Luxor which is known by its magnificent landmarks such as, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Karnak Temple, and Colossi of Memnon.

The Temple of Karnak is the largest Temple in the World, built by Amenhotep III and completed by Ramses II. It is the largest religious building ever constructed, covering about 200 acres, it was considered a place of pilgrimage for nearly 2,000 years. On your way towards the entrance you will find a ram-headed avenue of Sphinxes, which was built to protect the Temple. The building represents the great effort and achievements of many generations of the Ancient Egyptian builders.

Explore the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut with  Nile Dahabiya, this temple is also known as El Deir El-Bahary, it lies in the western bank of the Nile River in Luxor and it dates back to the 18th dynasty, it is also one of the most characteristic temples in the whole of Egypt, due to its design and decorations. It was built of limestone, not sandstone like most of the other funerary temples of the New Kingdom period. It was dedicated to the Queen Hatshipsut.

You will also visit the Colossi of Memnon which are two huge ruined statues around 17m high, constructed to be the guardians of Amenhotep III temple. Therefore they are located at the front of the entrance of Amenhotep III temple, which was damaged a long time ago and no one knows the cause of its damaging, however these two statues still stand so far and date back to thousands of years.

Below you will find amazing itinerary of our Dahabiya Nile Cruises.

Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise

04 Days / 03 Nights

Tuesday Aswan / Esna

Itinerary

Tuesday:

At the time your flight touching Aswan Land, one delegate from Flying Carpet Tours will be holding a sign with your name, He will escort you to visit the fabulous High Dam, Feast your eyes by watching the glory of Philae Temple, finally at the end of your tour embarkation to Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise before Lunch, you will be welcomed by the captain and his crew, Lunch is waiting for you on board, sail to Kom Ombo, Dinner and overnight on Board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise in Kom Ombo.

Wednesday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, scout the glorious of Kom Ombo Temple, then sail to Gebel el Silsila, visit Gebel el Silsila Temple, Finally back to your Dahabiya, Lunch included on board, Dinner and overnight on Board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise alongside the Speos of Hormheb.

Thursday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, visit the ravishing Temple of Horus in Edfu by horse carriage, then walk to the comprehensive bazaar to buy souvenirs for your friends and family, back to your Dahabiya Nile Cruise, sail to an Island, Lunch included on board, dinner will be served in the brink of the Nile, or on the sundeck of your Dahabiya, it depends of the Weather, have some fun of the Egyptian nights, including Egyptian music, and Galabiya Party, Sail to Esna, Dinner and overnight on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise in Esna.

Friday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, disembarkation after enjoying your breakfast, then Flying Carpet Tours guide will escort you to Luxor, unleash your soul between Valley of the Kings, Next visit Hatshepsut Temple, known now with the name of El-Deir El-Bahary, proceed to visit Colossi of Memnon, Watch the glory of the two huge statues, next tour to Karnak Temple with its huge Pillars hall, finally Flying Carpet Tours delegate will escort you to Luxor Airport or Luxor Train station for final departure.

05 Days / 04 Nights

Friday Esna / Aswan

Friday:

At the time your flight touching Luxor Land, one delegate from Flying Carpet Tours will be holding a sign with your name, He will escort you to scout Luxor sites, unleash your soul between Valley of the Kings, Next visit Hatshepsut Temple, known now with the name of El-Deir El-Bahary, proceed to visit Colossi of Memnon, Watch the glory of the two huge statues, next tour to Karnak Temple with its huge Pillars hall, finally Flying Carpet Tours delegate will escort you to to Esna by air-conditioned van, arrive Esna. embarkation to Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise, welcome by the Dahabiya Crew, overnight in Esna, Lunch included on board, Dinner and overnight on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise.

Saturday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, sail to Edfu, once you arrive Edfu visit the ravishing Temple of Horus in Edfu by horse carriage, then walk to the comprehensive bazaar to buy souvenirs for your friends and family, back to your Dahabiya Nile Cruise, Lunch is waiting for you on board, then sail to Gebel el Silsila, dinner will be served in the brink of the Nile, or on the sundeck of your Dahabiya, it depends of the Weather, enjoy hearing to Egyptian music to match the mood, Overnight on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise.

Sunday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, sail to Kom Ombo, arrive Kom Ombo, scout the glorious of Kom Ombo Temple, finaly back to your Dahabiya, Lunch is waiting for you on board, then sail to Aswan, enjoy watching the Donkeys on the Nile River banks once they are going to their daily business, as well as different kinds of birds, Dinner and Overnight on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise close to Aswan doors.

Monday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, visit the fabulous High Dam, Feast your eyes by watching the glory of Philae Temple, finally back to your Dahabiya, Lunch is waiting for you on board, enjoy fabulous Evening in Aswan, Dinner and overnight on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise close in Aswan.

Tuesday:

Taste the flavor of your breakfast on board, it is the valediction day from your Dahabiya, Flying Carpet Tours delegate will escort you to Aswan Airport or AswanTrain station for final departure.

Including

  • Meet and assist upon your arrival and departure
  • Accommodation on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise including breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • All Sightseeing tours mentioned at the above itinerary
  • English speaking guide on board Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
  • All Transfers by air-conditioned Van
  • All Service Charges and taxes

Excluding

  • Visa to Egypt
  • Optional tours
  • Tipping

Notes:

  • Prices are quoted per person per trip in U.S. American Dollars

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