On the Dahabiya Nile Cruise in Egypt you will enjoy luxury and personal service, this river yacht includes cabins with large windows and private bathrooms, sundeck with a Jacuzzi, and comfortable a lounge and dining room. You will enjoy sail down the river. Explore tours all the way between Luxor and Aswan.
Our Egypt Holiday Service Representative will pick you up to embark onboard to your Dahabya Nile Cruise.
After lunch you will start visit:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak Temple. Was built more than two thousand years ago, It is the largest temple complex ever built by man and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples situated on 247 acres of land.
The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important festival, the festival of Opet. Built largely by Amenhotep III and Ramses II, the temple’s purpose was as a setting for the rituals of the festival. The festival was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office.
Dinner and Overnight on the West bank at Luxor.
Breakfast on board the Nile Dahabiya then join your Egyptologist tour guide to visit the West Bank of Luxor to explore:
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great pharaoh Ramses II and boy pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were carved deep into the desert rock, richly decorated and filled with treasures for the afterlife of the pharaohs. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Lunch on board and start sail to Esna, Tea time and dinner on the Sun Deck, Overnight beside an Island.
Enjoy breakfast onboard the Dahabya Cruise then join you tour guide to visit:
Dedicated to God Horus, Edfu temple considers the most preserved Greco-Roman temple all over Egypt and on its walls portrayed a “Play” shows the overcome of Horus over the devil god Seth.
Lunch on board the Nile Dahabiya during sailing to Aswan before dinner and overnight beside the land.
Enjoy fascinating view of different beautiful nature of the nile and the sides of the Nile while enjoying many stop for lunch and dinner then overnight onboard.
Arrive to Aswan at early morning, enjoying your breakfast onboard then join your tour guide to visit Aswan Highlights:
The High Dam:
It was built across the Nile at Aswan and was constructed between 1960 and 1970, and has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk:
The largest obelisk in ancient time, It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak} and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.
The temple dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, protecting this and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.
At the end of your Dahabya Nile Cruise you have the option for an extra day to visit Abu Simble temple, or end your cruise and Disembarkation in Aswan.
|Summer (May 1st to September 30th)||Winter (1st Oct to 30 Apr)|
|Single room / cabin||650 $||750 $|
|Double room / cabin||575 $||675 $|