|Duration||4 Day / 3 Nights|
|Cruise Location||Aswan / Kom Ombo / Edfu / Luxor|
|Pickup & Drop Off||Aswan / Luxor|
|Cruise Type||Nile Cruise Tour|
3 Nights Dahabiya Nile River Cruise For South African Travelers
4 days Dahabiya Nile River cruise from Aswan to Luxor will be a majestic adventure showcasing the very best archaeological treasures of Luxor and Aswan. Egypt Tours Portal is the best travel agency in Egypt which will offer all our South African clients the best services which include the best Egyptologist tour guide, and the most magical dahabiya Nile River Cruise to enjoy the finest sense of privacy & tranquility, and a private A/C Vehicle. All our South African guests will get the chance to explore the ancient Egyptian landmarks in upper Egypt during a wonderful journey through the Nile valley for a totally private 3 nights Dahabiya Nile River cruise from Aswan to Luxor to discover the great civilization of ancient Egyptian Pharaohs in the most famous archaeological temples such as Karnak temple, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Valley of the kings, Philae temple, the High Dam, Kom Ombo temple, and Edfu temple. Book this amazing Dahabiya Nile Cruise to witness the blessings of the ancient Egyptian Civilization.
- The High Dam
- The Unfinished Obelisk
- Philae Temple
- Kom Ombo Temple
- Edfu Temple
- Valley of the Kings
- Queen Hatshepsut Temple
- Colossi of Memnon
- Karnak Temples
- Accommodation for 3 nights on board 5-star Dahabiya on a full board basis.
- The assistance of our personnel during your trip.
- All transfers by modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle.
- All excursions as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Entrance fees to all sights between Aswan and Luxor.
- Egyptologist guide during your journey.
- All service charges and taxes.
- Personal Expenses.
- Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Morning time, we will pick you up from Aswan Airport / your hotel or anywhere you decide in Aswan by a private air-conditioned car to start your 3 nights Dahabiya Nile cruise by visiting Aswan Highlights including:
The grand Aswan High Dam is a modern germ added to southern Egypt in the 60s to launch the new age of industrial innovation by saving water and producing electricity.
The great unfinished obelisk is the biggest art piece of its kind found in the blessed lands of Aswan and was made between 1508 and 1458 BC to be 41.75 meters (137.0 ft) weighing 1,090 tonnes and stands tall and pride at the shining entrance of the Karnak temples Complex but sadly was broken during the carving process.
The majestic Pearl of golden Egypt the magical Philae Temple was built in the 7th century BC and again in 280 BC in the Greco-Roman period by Ptolemy II to become the main home of the worship cult of Isis who was able to bring back her husband Osiris from the dead and give birth of the divine savior Egypt Horus.
Then embark on your Dahabiya Nile Cruise Boat by enjoying your lunch onboard. Have a charming sail to Kom Ombo. Arrive in Kom Ombo and enjoy the dinner meal before spending the overnight.
At the morning, enjoy your deliciou breakfast before joining your private tour guide to visit:
The magical and unique Kom Ombo Temples remain one of the most unique constructions in all of Egypt as it features a double design that was constructed in the Ptolemaic dynasty around 180–47 BC to honor both Sobek the crocodile water god and Horus the Elder.
Then continue sailing to Edfu and overnight. Lunch & dinner will be onboard the cruise.
In the morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast onboard the cruise. Then join your tour guide to visit:
The golden house of triumph Edfu Remple is a mythical attraction dedicated to the sky falcon god of Victory and protection Horus that came to be in across the Nile River west bank during the Ptolemaic age between 237 and 57 BC during the rule of Cleopatra VIII. It is famous for being the most preserved temple in all of Egypt.
Continue your Dahabiya Nile Cruise Aswan to Luxor & sailing to Esna and overnight. The lunch and dinner will be onboard the cruise.
Disembarkation from your Dahabiya Nile cruise boat in Esna after enjoying your breakfast, then you will be being escorted to Luxor to visit the best tourist attractions:
The Royal Valley of the gates of the ancient Egyptian Kings was the main final resting place for about 5000 years in the New Kingdom (1550 – 1070 BC) found at the west bank of the Nile River at the core of the Theban Necropolis. In the heart of the Valley of the Kings hill area about 63 tombs to great rulers such as Tutankhamen, Hatshepsut, Ramses the great, Seti I, and more filled with treasures and images about Egyptian mythology and the beliefs and funerary practices of that Time Period
The enchanting mortuary Hatshepsut Temple was created during her reign (1479 – 1458 BC) to be the golden gem that became the holy of holies as the finest example of Classical masterpieces of ancient architecture. It was designed by the main architect Senenmut to honor Amun's creator god.
The everlasting statues of Colossi of Memnon were meant to stand at the grand entrance of the ruined Mortuary Temple of Amenhotep III when it was made in 1350 BC out of quartzite stone. The name "Memnon" is directly linked to the Greek name for the golden Theban Necropolis which is the Memnonium.
Enjoy your lunch at a Nile view restaurant in Luxor, then continue your tour by visiting:
The legendary and divine Karnak Temples Complex is one of the biggest constructions projects ever built in the history of mankind which started in the reign of Senusret I (1971–1926 BCE) in the Middle Kingdom (2000–1700 BCE) and continued all the way to the end of Ptolemaic Kingdom (305–30 BCE) but most of the temples, pylons, chapels, and other buildings was made during the New Kingdom (1570 – 1050 BC). It was and became known as The Most Selected of Places that honored the Amun-Re, Mut, and Montu.
Later you will be transferred to any place you want in Luxor to end your 4 days Dahabiya Nile cruise from Aswan to Luxor.
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What to Pack
Sunblock & Sunglasses.
Warm clothes in winter.
Cotton clothes in summer.
Valid Passport for 6 months.
Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.
What You Will Love About This Tour?
Everyone will get to observe the majesty and beauty behind the great works of art and architecture of ancient Egypt.
Our South African guests will observe the marvels of Luxor and Aswan such as Edfu temple, Karnak Temples Complex, Valley of the Kings, Philae temple, Hatshepsut temple, and various more.
All the magical moments made on this magical Nile Cruise will be filled with amazing sensations of bliss, amazement, and grace.
All our South African clients will enjoy the most excellent and satisfying service onboard the Nile Cruise which includes an Egyptologist tour guide and a private A/C Vehicle.
The grand history of ancient Egyptian that stretches to more than 4500 years will be discovered in the most epic manner.
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