Eyaru Dahabiya Itinerary
Discover the Splendors of Egypt with Eyaru Dahabiya Cruise - 8 Days Itinerary
Saturday: Luxor East Bank Exploration
Embark on an unforgettable journey as you meet your knowledgeable guide and transfer to the luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya cruise in Luxor. Settle into your comfortable cabin and indulge in a delectable lunch on board. Immerse yourself in history as you visit the awe-inspiring Luxor Temple and Karnak Temple, marveling at the grandeur of these ancient wonders. In the evening, savor a delightful dinner on board and enjoy a restful overnight stay.
Sunday: Luxor West Bank Adventure
Awake to a delicious breakfast on board as you prepare for an exciting day of exploration. Delve into the treasures of the Luxor West Bank, where you'll discover the Valley of the Kings, the final resting place of ancient Egyptian pharaohs. Explore the magnificent mortuary temple of Hatshepsut and witness the towering Colossi of Memnon. Enjoy lunch and dinner on board as the dahabiya gracefully sails, providing breathtaking views along the way. Overnight before reaching the Esna Lock.
Monday: Esna Lock & Temple Discovery
Start your day with a delightful breakfast on board as the Eyaru Dahabiya crosses the Esna Lock. Embark on a fascinating visit to the Esna Temple, dedicated to the ancient god Khnum. Marvel at the intricate carvings and hieroglyphics that adorn this well-preserved temple. Enjoy a leisurely lunch and dinner on board as you continue your journey, sailing along the timeless Nile. Overnight on board near Hegaz Village, surrounded by the serene beauty of the river.
Tuesday: Edfu Temple Expedition
Awake to another day of adventure and relish a delicious breakfast on board as the dahabiya sets sail towards Edfu. Discover the remarkable Edfu Temple, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus, and immerse yourself in the rich mythology and architectural splendor of this ancient site. Indulge in a delightful lunch and dinner on board as the Eyaru Dahabiya continues its journey, offering you a tranquil and luxurious experience. Overnight on board near Bassawa Island, immersed in the peaceful ambiance of the Nile.
Wednesday: Gebel El-Silsila & Kom Ombo
Start your day with a delightful breakfast on board as the Eyaru Dahabiya sails towards Gebel El-Silsila. Be captivated by the mesmerizing landscape and fascinating history of this ancient sandstone quarry. Enjoy lunch on board as the dahabiya gracefully glides along the Nile. In the afternoon, visit the impressive Temple of Kom Ombo, dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon god Horus. Delight in a delectable dinner on board and enjoy an overnight stay near Fares Village, surrounded by the serene beauty of the river.
Thursday: Aswan City Expedition
Awake to a delightful breakfast on board as you sail towards the captivating city of Aswan. Embark on an enriching exploration of Aswan's highlights, including the magnificent High Dam, the unfinished Obelisk, and the exquisite Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis. Immerse yourself in the allure of ancient Egypt as you discover the fascinating stories behind these iconic sites. Indulge in a delicious dinner on board and spend a restful overnight stay in Aswan, surrounded by the tranquil ambiance of the Nile.
Friday: Optional Abu Simbel Temples
Enjoy a leisurely day in Aswan or embark on an optional excursion to the legendary Abu Simbel Temples. Marvel at the colossal statues of Ramses II and explore the intricately carved interiors of these magnificent temples, which were relocated to protect them from the rising waters of Lake Nasser. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of ancient Egypt as you witness these architectural wonders. Return to the dahabiya for a delightful breakfast, lunch, and dinner on board, savoring the luxurious comforts as you reminisce about your incredible journey. Overnight on board in Aswan.
Enjoy a final breakfast on board as you bid farewell to the Eyaru Dahabiya. Disembark and transfer to the airport for your onward journey or extend your stay in Aswan to explore more of this captivating city. Take with you cherished memories of ancient wonders, serene landscapes, and the warmth of Egyptian hospitality that will stay with you for a lifetime.
Eyaru Dahabiya Nile cruise Features:
- Cruise's length: 50 meters
- Cruise's width: 7.5 meters
- 6 Twin Cabins (18 M²)
- 2 Family suite (25 M²)
- Staff Room (including a living room)
- Eyaru Dahabiya is Plastic-free cruise.
- The sundeck has an area of 210 m.
- Sundeck could be partially exposed from the top or fully uncovered.
- Eyaru Dahabiya contains couches, chaise lounges, and futurs.
- Egyptian handmade boutique .
- All the furniture is totally handmade, inspired by Egyptian Heritage & culture.
- All Eyaru cruise cabins have Minibar, safe box air conditioner, heater & Porter
- All windows made of double glasses to isolate heat
Eyaru Dahabiya Inclusions
- Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
- All transfers by a modern AC deluxe vehicle
- Eyaru Dahabiya booking on FB basis
- All Eyaru Dahabiya Cruise tours as mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all sites between Luxor and Aswan
- Egyptologist guide during your trips
- All service charges and taxes
Eyaru Dahabiya Highlights
Eyaru is an ancient Egyptian word that means "Paradise" and represents the ideal of paradise in Pharaoh's mind. When Eyaru was still in the design phase, it got its inspiration from the concept of Eyaru. Everything on Eyaru Dahabiya boat was influenced and crafted in line with its "Eyaru" idea to allow you to experience the local Egyptian authentic lifestyle.
Eyaru Dahabiya is a chance to experience Egyptian culture and feel the Egyptian spirit around you. Everything made on Eyaru is hand-crafted from every single plate to carpet. It's easy to feel the Egyptian spirit throughout the rooms you stay in, and each will have a unique style.
You can enjoy the most lavish hospitality aborad Dahabeya Eyaru while discovering top Egypt travel destinations by taking unique routes. You'll visit various unforgettable places on the Nile River between Luxor and Aswan. These places are exclusive to Dahabiyas and are not accessible on larger cruises, such as El Hagz Island, Bassaw Village as well as Gebel El-Silsila.
While you enjoy the fantastic en-route attractions of ancient Egypt, you will experience the authentic daily life of the villages you visit and their local markets. At Bassaw Village, you will stay in a house of a local and stay with his family and friends. You will live a day on an Egyptian way of life and witness how they live.
Your meals at Dahabiya Eyaru will also come from the Egyptian spirit. All food served will come from authentic Egyptian meals. When you visit the local market, you can buy fresh ingredients for dinner the next night, purchase some fish, and set your barbecue on the sundeck! You'll be able to live the Egyptian experience to the fullest. It is also available to participate in live cooking sessions when your mail is being prepared and discover local recipes.
Eyaru Dahabiya Nile Cruise is a place to enjoy throughout the year; it features a pergola, "a closed sundeck area with glass." Therefore, there's no reason to be indoors in the winter months and be unable to enjoy the stunning landscape of the Nile when you are there. That is why Eyaru is the one Dahabiya that sails across the Nile from Luxor to Aswan and vice versa.
Eyaru Dahabiya is pulled by a tugboat from a distance as it has no motors, meaning you don't hear any unsettling vibrations or sounds throughout your journey. Also, for this first time on the Nile, the crew of Eyaru spends their nights at the tugboat, which gives you total privacy aboard.
Beyond Eyaru Dahabiya
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Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise
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Sonesta Amirat Dahabiya
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Ms Amoura Dahabiya Nile Cruise
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Nour El Nil
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Judi Dahabiya Nile Cruise
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Ms Donia Dahabiya Nile Cruise
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Sonesta Amirat Dahabiya Nile Cruise
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Eyaru Dahabiya FAQs
What is the pricing for booking the Luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya?
The cost of booking the Luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya cruise for a 7-night itinerary starts at 3,795 USD.
What is the layout of the Dahabeya Eyaru deck?
The Eyaru Dahabiya Nile cruise boasts a deck plan that includes 6 twin cabins and 2 family suites, providing accommodation for a maximum of 16 guests.
When are the Luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya sailings?
The Luxurious Eyaru Dahabiya cruise sets sail every Saturday, departing from both Luxor and Aswan.