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3 Nights Aswan to Luxor Felucca Cruise

Aswan, Egypt
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Duration

4 Days 3 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

Languages

English, french, German

Overview

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Sleeping under the stars, chat with friends, play cards, and have sweet memories and mythical moments on this 3 nights Aswan to Luxor Felucca Cruise. After visiting top Aswan tourist attractions like the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk of Hatshepsut, and Philae temple, we go to board our Felucca Cruise. However, a cheap Egypt travel package includes 3 nights Aswan to Luxor Felucca cruise to enjoy Egypt Culture.

Felucca Nile cruise is the traditional sailing boat since antiquity. The felucca has no motor and it’s powered by wind and the program is not set in stone. We will stop for swimming in the Nile and dinner on an island and visit unreached places by the big Nile cruises. For instance, you will start your ancient Egyptian history with the double temple of Kom Ombo from the Ptolemaic Dynasty. A unique Pharaonic temple dedicates to two gods, Sobek the crocodile god, and Haroeris God.

Your Egypt tours will take you next to Gebel El Silsila, the quarries from which they cut the sandstone for building the Pharaonic temples and Pharaonic tombs. There is also the chapel of the god Happy, and the god of the Nile. Together with, a very nice temple for king Horemheb, the follower of king Tutankhamun. Enjoy a delicious dinner and overnight at El fawasa Island. The next day, you will sail to Edfu city where you will visit Edfu temple (Horus temple).

Top Luxor Tourist attractions

Another amazing Egyptian temple is where you can see the story of Osiris, Isis, Horus, and Seth. Also, the scenes of the ancient Egyptian feast are called the good union feast between Horus and Hathor. Book one of the cheap holiday packages and check the best things to do in Luxor. Explore Karnak temple, Luxor temple on Luxor East Bank, and marvel at Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple, and Memnon Colossi on Luxor West Bank.

Egypt Palma Tours offers the best budget Egypt tours with luxury services to visit Tutankhamun tomb and learn about ancient Egyptian civilization, and Pharaonic history.

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • 3 Nights onboard Felucca boat cruise
  • Explore typical Egyptian countryside life
  • Visiting all the sightseeing between Aswan and Luxor

Itinerary

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Day 1 Aswan

All the programs of the Felucca boat cruise start from Aswan. Upon arrival to Aswan from Cairo or Hurghada or Luxor, you will start your program with a motorboat tour on the River Nile to enjoy the spectaculars of the first cataract, the protectorate of Aswan. Back to the city to get lunch in a local restaurant then you will start your Felucca boat cruise sailing down the River up to Herbiab Island where you will spend your night.
Meals:
lunch, dinner

Day 2 Kom Ombo

Wake up at 06:00 AM. Breakfast will be taken on board then 1 hour walking through the island to see the farms. Many kinds of trees like Royal Poinciana, White pink shower tree, Cotton tree, Lebbek tree, etc. Domestic animals like sheep, goats, horses, and cats. Moreover, you will see the waterwheel and how it works. Back to the Felucca and sail down to Kom Ombo city where you can visit the Kom Ombo temple. Lunch will be on Felucca then sail northwards to Halfaya Island where you will spend your night.
Meals:
breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 3 El Selselah Mountains

Wake up at 06:00 AM. Breakfast will be taken on board then walking for about 45 minutes to El Selselah Mountains, the quarries from which they cut the sandstone for building the temples in ancient times. You will see how they cut the stones from the quarries and how they transported them from the quarries to the Nile and then how they transported them to the River Nile. Also, you will see the graffiti of the workers who cut the stones, The chapel of the god Happy, and The god of the Nile. They're also there is a very nice temple for king Horemheb, The follower of king Tutankhamun. Back to the Felucca to sail to El fawasa Island to spend the night. Lunch and dinner will be served on board with a little part with your crew.
Meals:
breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4 Edfu & Disembarkation

Wake-up will be at 07:00 AM. Breakfast will be on the felucca then sailing to Edfu city where you will visit the great temple of the god Horus of Edfu temple. After the visit, we will check out of the felucca and we will go by deluxe coach to Luxor city. Lunch will be taken in a local restaurant then visiting the Karnak temple. After the visit, you will go back to Hurghada or Cairo.
Meals:
breakfast, lunch

Important Notes:

A passport copy is needed to make the sailing permission in Aswan.
Sleeping bag
Torch for light by night
Sporting shoes for walking
Reservation at least 15 days before the trip.

Included/Excluded

  • Pick up and drop off service from your hotel, Nile cruise, Train station, the airport in Aswan
  • Food during the stay on the Felucca. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Mineral water
  • Egyptologist guide speaks your language
  • Entrance fees for all sights mentioned in the program
  • Tipping for the Felucca
  • Guide Tipping
  • Any personal expenses

Tour's Location

Aswan, Egypt
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