Aswan to Edfu - 4 Days - Ankh I Sandal

Overview

Trip Duration

4 days / 3 nights

Trip Operates

Friday

Route Map

 

Sailing beside the river banks from Aswan to Edfu with Ankh 1 sandal, outfitted in oriental and Egyptian touches to get the original Egyptian atmosphere. While boat relaxed sailing using the big sail, you will be inspired by green fields frequented by rare exotic birds and natural life, you will explore some sites best reached with our Sandal.

Program Itinerary Summary
Day 1

Embarkation onboard, visit Daraw and sail to Kom Ombo
Overnight onboard

Day 2

Visit Kom Ombo temple, Jabel El Silsila and Hormoheb
Overnight onboard

Day 3

Sail to Fawaza Island and Edfu
Overnight onboard

Day 4

Disembarkation and visit temple of Hours in Edfu
Transfer to Luxor/Aswan

Sightseeing Highlights

Daraw

Kom Ombo Temple

Jabel El Silsila

Hormoheb Temple

Fawaza

Edfu Temple

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Check in – Aswan - Daraw

Embarkation before lunch, sailing during the lunch to the north, enjoying the landscape and taking knowledge about the farmer life in Egypt
Arrival to Daraw, visit the village and the local market, visit the camel market using the local transportation.

Day 02: Kom Ombo – Jabel El Silsila - Hormoheb

Sailing to Kom Ombo to visit Kom Ombo temple, later we board our sailing boat "ANKH1"  and continue sailing north to Jabel el silsila, the ancient carrier of lime stone, the cross the river with our Ankh to visit the temple of Hormoheb on the west bank.

Day 03: Fawaza Island - Edfu

Sailing to Fawaza, a small village south of Edfu, continue to Edfu.
Overnight onboard of our Sandal Ankh 1

Day 04: Edfu – Check out

Disembarkation and visit Edfu Temple
Transfer to Luxor/Aswan

 

N.B:

During day 1, 2 and 3 we will enjoy walking between the cultivated land for 2 hours per day (1 hour after breakfast and another before the tea time).

Notes
Sailing schedule is subject to change without prior notice due to navigational circumstances, but all sites will be maintained

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Prices & Dates

 

Departure Dates
DateGroup SizeAvailablePrice in DoublePrice in SingleSituation
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On Request

 

Package includes
  • 3 nights onboard of Ankh I Sandal
  • All meals included (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
  • Soft drinks
  • Sightseeing as mentioned in itinerary
  • Round trip transfers in Luxor and Aswan
  • Professional English speaking guide (all major languages are available)
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sites
  • Air conditioned vehicles for transfers and tours
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Assistance of Stylish Holidays during tour
Package excludes
  • Airfares
  • Entry Visa to Egypt
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Any personal expenses

 

 

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Optional Tours

Aswan Optional Tours ↓

Kom Ombo & Edfu

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceWhile in Aswan, expand your sightseeing to Kom Ombo and Edfu cities, which have remarkable temples. Kom Ombo Temple, which stands on a high ground overlooking the River Nile. Then onto Edfu Temple which is dedicated to god Horus and it considered the best preserved cult temple in Egypt.

Camel Market of Darau

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceMake a completely different experience while in Aswan and watch the one of the world's largest gathering of camels, known as the “Ship of the Desert”, at the Camel Market in Darau. The Darau Camel market takes place every Tuesday. Different people heading to the market to purchase healthy & cheap meat. You will find different foreigners & tourists who have travelled from all over the world to visit this famous market

Sound & Light Show at Philae

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceThe spectacular Sound and Light Show at Philae temple will help you to imagine how the life has been thousands years ago! You will know about it through the legendary Sound & Light Shows which are played at Philae temple, its historical & culture values are simply beyond description, latest lighting laser and projection technologies are utilized to visualize mysteries of the pharaonic civilization, every year hundreds of thousands attend these magnificent spectaculars to relive the legand.

High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk and Philae Temple

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceWatch the modern engineering miracle of the famous High Dam in Aswan. And watch the ancient engineering miracle or building the Obelisks. After that pay a visit to the elegant temple of Philae dedicated to goddess Isis, goddess of magic.

St. Simeon Monastery

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceSpend a sensational day tour to St. Simeon Monastery which is located on a hill in the desert on the west bank of the Nile River in Aswan. It is one of the largest and best-preserved Coptic monasteries in Egypt. Most of the construction is said to have taken place during the 7th century and the site was historically significant for Nubian Christians

Nubian Museum Aswan

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceInterested in Nubian culture, need to know more about the Nubian civilization, then you should pay a visit to the Nubian Museum, which displays thousands of Nubian antiquities that would have been lost under the waters of Lake Nasser after constructing High Dam of Aswan

Aswan to Abu Simbel by Bus

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceGet ready for an inspiring early morning trip to visit Abu Simbel. The two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, are considered the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to co-operate in order to save these temples from the flood.

Kalabsha Temple Aswan

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceEnjoy a half day tour to visit Kalabsha temple, which lies on the west bank of Lake Nasser, which is dedicated to the Egyptian god Horus and the Nubian god Mandulis

Felucca trip in the Nile

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceSail on the Nile as ancient Egyptians, using a felucca to experience one of the most famous ways to sail on the Nile River in Aswan. The felucca is a traditional sailing boat made of wood that is used especially for river sailing. They are especially popular along the Nile River in Egypt.

Kalabsha Temple & Nubian Museum

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceHave a spectacular trip to the temple of Kalabsha, dedicated to Mandulis, the Nubian sun god. And enjoy visiting the Nubian museum which houses thousands of beautiful monuments dating to different eras and built over an area of 50,000 square meters

 

Contact Information

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Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
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