Pick up from Luxor airport or your hotel in Luxor. Start the sightseeing tour in Luxor to visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut ( Deir El Bahari ), Colossi Memnon, Karnak Temple, Followed by transfer to Esna and join the Dahabeya AIDA. Welcome you onboard and have your bags taken to your cabins. We will then set sail on your journey to Aswan. Overnight close to El Hegz Island
Gently sailing on our way to Edfu; enjoy breakfast at your leisure, visit Edfu Temple by horse carriage, the temple is one of the largest intact of Egypt's monuments. Two beautiful granite statues of the Falcon God Horus flank the entrance. We will then continue sailing to our private island "El Fouza" where we will disembark for dinner served to you on the edge of the Nile.
Breakfast will be enjoyed during our relaxing journey to the temple of Gibil el Silsila. You will be amazed as we tie up alongside the Speos of Hormheb. This is the place from where the ancient Egyptians bring the limestone to build other temples.
If possible dinner will be served on the grounds of the illuminated temple or on the upper deck of Boat whilst soaking up the tranquil atmosphere with music to match the mood.
Breakfast during sailing to Kom Ombo. Listen to the sounds of the water buffalo as they wade in the shallow water beside the banks of the Nile, the Donkeys as they go about their day to day business and the various birdlife of the river. Here we visit the Greco Roman Temple at Kom Ombo. The temple building is totally symmetrical with two entrance's two halls and two sanctuaries dedicated to the Falcon God Haroeris (Horus the Elder) and the Crocodile God Sobek. We will moor near an island for the evening and enjoy dinner at this atmospheric location.
Enjoy your breakfast as we sail to Aswan, the gateway to Nubia and Sudan. Visit some of Aswan highlights, Temple of Philae, Aswan Bazzar that full of spices and high Dam. Back to the Dahabeya AIDA and prepare yourself for our Oriental party night, with Egyptian cuisine, Arabic Music. Dress in your bespoke Gallabeyah.
Check out after breakfast. Our Rais and crew will say goodbye. Your luggage will be collected and will be ready for you to travel to your next destination
All Cabins Contain:
All suites contain:
Lounge and Bar:
Egyptian Dahabeya, 2-Mast sailing boat, Year of construction: 2018. Length: 47 meters , Width: 8 meters , A
Always accompanying the motorboat, which is able to pull the Dahabeya Aida in case the wind is calm.
Additional Equipment: Water filter, voltage 220, 24hrs electric power supply
Tables and chairs on the deck
oriental seating area
Salon/Bar with comfortable seating area and air condition, Satellite-TV, Dvd´s, Internet
Library with a comfortable seating area with a very big terrace.
8 double cabins (around 16.5 m) with twin- or large bed, air-condition, wardrobe, big windows’. Private toilet and bathroom, shower cabin, washing basin.
2 Suites (around 19.5 m ) with a large bed or twin bed, big windows, Private toilet and bathroom, shower cabin, washing basin.
Fully equipped kitchen.
Traditional Egyptian cuisine, breakfast, lunch and dinner, Water and afternoon tea/coffee with a pastry.