Aswan to Edfu Felucca in 4 Days

Overview

Trip Duration

4 days / 3 nights

Trip Operates

Daily

Route Map

 

Sail on the magic Nile River and enjoy the natural scenery of river banks, from Aswan to Kom Ombo, sailing slowly and quietly which will make you feel the breeze, with stops for swimming and relaxation, it will be followed by bus trip to Edfu and Luxor

Program Itinerary Summary
Day 1

Meet at Aswan, and visit High Dam, temple of Philae and Unfinished Obelisk
Overnight at hotel in Aswan

Day 2

Transfer to board Nile felucca, start sailing and visit Elephantine Island and Kitchener Island, sail to Kom Ombo

Day 3

Felucca sailing on Nile River towards Kom Ombo

Day 4

Check out from Felucca and transfer by coach to visit Kom Ombo temple and Edfu temple. Transfer to Aswan/Luxor

 

Sightseeing Highlights

High Dam

Temple of Philae

Unfinished Obelisk

Kom Ombo Temple

Edfu Temple

 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Check in – Aswan Hotel

Stylish Holidays representative will pick you up and start sightseeing to the major Aswan sites starting with High Dam and its huge lake then take a short ferry ride to Philae Temple this Romantic and Majestic Temple. Later we continue to visit the Unfinished Obelisk
Transfer to our hotel for overnight in Aswan

Day 2: Aswan - Felucca

After breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to a traditional felucca boat for check in; the felucca will start sailing to visit Elephantine Island and Kitchener Island
Later, the felucca will start sailing towards Kom Ombo, and we will spend the rest of the day relaxing onboard of the felucca
Overnight on the felucca

Day 3: Felucca sailing on Nile River

We will spend all the day sailing on the Nile river with the power of wind, the felucca captain makes regular stops en-route, for both sightseeing, ablutions and swimming in safer areas of the Nile River
We will have all 3 meals onboard of the felucca and overnight onboard

Day 4: Check out – Kom Ombo – Edfu – Luxor

After breakfast on the felucca, we disembark from the felucca and transferred by coaches to visit the ruins of the Temple shared by the two Gods Sobek & Haroeies in Kom Ombo, the crocodile god of Nubian.
We continue with our guide to visit the magnificent great temple of Horus (god of protraction)
Later, we will be transferred from Edfu to your destination in Aswan or Luxor

PS. Sailing schedule is subject to change without prior notice due to water levels and navigation conditions, meanwhile all mentioned sites will be maintained or exchanged with other sites

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Prices & Dates

 

Departure Dates
DateGroup SizeAvailablePrice in DoublePrice in SingleSituation
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On Request

 

Package includes
  • 1 nights accommodation in Aswan with breakfast
  • 2 night accommodation onboard of Felucca with all meals
  • Beverage onboard of felucca (Soft Drinks and Mineral water) during meals.
  • Professional English speaking guide (all languages are available) during the trip
  • Entrance fees for all sites as per program itinerary
  • Round trip transfers
  • Air conditioned coaches for all transfers and tours
  • All taxes and service charge
  • Assistance of Stylish Holidays during tour
Package excludes
  • Airfares
  • Entry Visa
  • Tips
  • Beverage during meals expect indicated
  • 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.

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

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.

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.

Nubian Village by felucca

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceExplore the Nubian Village in Aswan by strolling through shady alleys and gardens is a wonderful way to experience life on modern Elephantines. At Nubian house, the owner serves tea, sells Nubian handicrafts, and can arrange live music and dancing or henna 'tattoos' with local women.

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.

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

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

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.

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

Luxor Optional Tours ↓

Trip to Cairo by flight

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceDo not miss a blissful day sightseeing tour in Cairo while in Luxor. To cover the most attraction of Egypt, you should visit Cairo, which includes Great Pyramids of Giza, The mighty Sphinx, the Unique Egyptian Museum, Old Cairo Coptic churches, and Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Full day Tour in Luxor

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceCover all Luxor major sites in one day, where you will visit the East bank and West bank monuments like Karnak Temples, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut also known as El Dier El Baharai temple.

Nile Cruise trip to Dendara Temple

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceEnjoy a one Day Nile Cruise trip to Dendara Temple. Sail from Luxor to Dendara along Nile river by boat to see the well preserved Temple of Hathor, Temple of Isis and Coptic Basilica

The East Bank

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceA short tour to Luxor’s East Bank temples will gave you a great example of the old ancient Pharaohs live and warship. Karnak Temples, the greatest example of worship in history. And the Temple of Luxor which was dedicated to Amoun- Ra.

Day trip to Edfu and kom Ombo

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceGet excited by our daily excursions to the to Edfu and Kom Ombo by horse carriage to visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus and then transfer to see to the Temple of Kom Ombo standing on high grounds overlooking the Nile.

The West Bank

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceExplore Valley of the Kings which is magnificent in its grandeur of architecture, Valley of The Kings containing the masterpieces of the ancient Egyptian tombs and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only Pharaonic woman who reigned ancient Egypt

Luxor to Dendara & Abydos

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceCover all Luxor major sites in one day, where you will visit the East bank and West bank monuments like Karnak Temples, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut also known as El Dier El Baharai temple.

Sound & Light Show at Karnak Temple

Dinner Cruise Belly DanceExperience the beauty of the Temples of Karnak illuminated against the darkness of night as the pharaohs of the New Kingdom take you to a journey into Ancient Egyptian history at the Karnak Temples, the greatest example of worship in history and was dedicated to the God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu.

 

Contact Information

Stylish Holidays - Adventure Division

6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars
Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Tel: +20 2 26908570/71
Fax: +20 2 2418 3642
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