Dahabeya Cruise Ships sailing between Luxor and Aswan are amazing Egyptian Dahabeya Boats, sailing from Luxor, Esna to Aswan. We are offering fantastic Nile Cruises, Small boats , sailing houses where you will be able to see lots of sightseeing along the river between Luxor and Aswan. The Dahabeya is 2 Mast ship sailing with wind, sometimes pulled with Tug boat if wind is calm. They accommodate different capacities of Passenger plus the crew who serve the guests. Our guests on board will have their own stewards who are responsible for helping to make their Stay with us as enjoyable as possible. Dahabiya is an ideal small boat for small groups, friends, individuals and honeymooners also families use it as a private Cruise or family boat/house with high end privacy, private tours, special food and special memories of the Nile and People .
Dahabiya Nile Cruise is a 2 masted sailing ship that sails the Nile with wind power, it should have no engines except for a generator that makes electricity, dahabeya in Arabic has many different way of writing , you can write it Dahabeya or Dahabiya or Dahabeeya or Dahabiyaa or… and the word Dahab itself mean Gold , it means the Golden Boat ! our Dahabeya Ships are very comfort , fully furnished cabins with private bathroom, Egyptian cotton linen Shower , large window to watch the Nile during the sailing .The history of th is kind of ships goes back to the Pharaonic times: there are inscriptions of very similar boats in the tombs of ancient Egyptian Kings and Nobles. The Famous Egyptian King Farouk used to hav a dahabeya in the Nile and his follower President Sadat had one too. Our guests specially the repeater who came to Egypt before will enjoy the dahabeya very much as he will see and experience the Nile from different point of view. We stop during the sailing very close to the temples even we arrange special catered candle light dinner in front of one of the temples, we stop at the villages, we visit the farmers , camel and animal markets even buy our fresh vegetable from the farmers while stopping there.
Our Dahabeya Ships have many different itineraries with different embarkation days that suits your travel plan , for example Dahabeya Amoura has embarkation every Monday from Luxor / Esna to Aswan for 4 nights / 5 days and Every Friday from Aswan to Esna for 3 nights /4 days. Dahabeya Princess Donia has embarkation every Friday for 5 nights /6 days from Esna to Aswan and Dahabeya Judi has embarkation every Saturday from Luxor to Aswan for 5 or 6 nights .