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The Dahabia Nile Cruise (8 Days, 7 Nights)

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 8 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 14 people
Destination(s): Egypt  
Specialty Categories: Boating and Sailing   Archeology/History  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 540 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 540 US Dollar (USD)

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Saturday. Embarkation in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a luxuriously appointed dahabiyya. After lunch, excursion to the West Bank for visits to the burial places of the Pharaohs - the Valley of the Kings - where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922. Continue to the adjacent Valley of the Queens, the temple of Medinet Habu and the Colossi of Memnon. Overnight moored on the Nile banks of Luxor.

Day 2: Sunday. You will visit the magnificent temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak, with its vast hypo-style hall of 137 columns, followed by the imposing 28 th Dynasty Luxor Temple. Overnight moored in Luxor.

Day 3: Monday. Today will be a leisurely day. After breakfast, commence sailing to Esna where your dahabiyya will moor overnight.

Day 4: Tuesday. This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.

Day 5: Wednesday. Today you will sail to Kom Ombo visit see the Ptolemaic temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, god of the morning sun. Overnight moored beside a Nile island.

Day 6: Thursday. A leisurely day sailing to Aswan where the dahabiyya moors overnight.

Day 7: Friday. Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971), the Old Dam (completed in 1902). You will also visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction.

Day 8: Breakfast aboard the Dahabiyya followed by disembarkation.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- 7 nights on board a dahabiyya on FB
- An Egyptologist tour guide
- The entry fees
- Meet and assist in the airport
- All taxes and service charges
- All the transfers are by A/C coaches.

Price Excludes:
- The entry visa to Egypt
- The personal expenses
- The tipping
- Drinks in hotels and cruises
- The international and domestic flight tickets
- Any other item not mentioned in the program.

- Tour guide and assistance: available Egyptologists tour guide during the tour and well trained tour directors
- Tour Prices: are varying from season to season. Please e mail us your approximately arrival dates to enable us to provide you an accurate quotation.

About This Supplier
Location: Egypt
Joined InfoHub: Feb 2010

We are a licensed travel agent and tour operator based in Egypt. M20059 is specialized in customized and pre-tailored itineraries for all the cruise lines passengers (Groups and Individuals). M20059 is a multi ports shore trips tour operator. No more waiting in row, no more overpriced excursions. Travel...

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