Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise Itinerary
Experience the best of Egypt with our 9-day Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise tour. From the iconic Giza Pyramids to the serene Nile River, this tour will take you on an unforgettable journey through Egypt's rich history and stunning natural beauty.
Day 1: Arrival in Cairo
Upon your arrival at Cairo airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel in Cairo. Check in, relax, and overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara
After breakfast, get ready to explore the famous Giza Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and see the magnificent Sphinx. Then, visit the ancient capital of Memphis and the necropolis of Sakkara, where you'll see the Step Pyramid of King Djoser. Return to your hotel in Cairo for overnight stay.
Day 3: Egyptian Museum, Saladdin Citadel & Old Cairo
Start your day with a visit to the Egyptian Museum, home to the world's largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts, including treasures from the tomb of Tutankhamun. Then, visit the Saladdin Citadel and Old Cairo, where you'll see some of the oldest churches, mosques, and synagogues in Egypt. Return to your hotel in Cairo for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Arrive Luxor, Dahabiya Nile Cruise Embarkation
After breakfast, check out of your hotel and fly to Luxor, where you will embark on your Dahabiya cruise in Esna at 2:00 PM. Enjoy lunch on board while sailing to El Hegaz Island. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 5: El Kab Village, Edfu Temple, and El Ramady Island
After breakfast, sail to El Kab village and explore the city, including a visit to El Kab temple. Enjoy lunch on board while sailing to the Edfu temple, where you'll experience a horse carriage ride. Continue sailing and stop near El Ramady Island for an enjoyable dinner and overnight.
Day 6: El Ramady Village and Gabal El Silsela Quarries
Start your day with a visit to El Ramady local market before enjoying lunch on board while sailing to Gabal El Silsela quarries. Enjoy a BBQ dinner at Basher Island and overnight.
Day 7: Kom Ombo Temple and Herdiab Island
After breakfast, sail to visit the unique Kom Ombo temple, dedicated to both Sobek and Horus, then continue sailing to Herdiab Island. Enjoy lunch at the sandy beach island and take some free time to swim and enjoy the stunning nature. Dinner and overnight on board.
Day 8: Disembark Dahabiya Cruise in Aswan
Enjoy breakfast on board before disembarking in Aswan. Then, transfer to the airport for your flight back to Cairo. Check in at your hotel in Cairo for overnight.
Day 9: Farewell
After breakfast at your hotel, check out and transfer to Cairo airport for your flight back home. We hope you had an unforgettable experience in Egypt and look forward to welcoming you back soon.
Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise Items
- Meet and assist at airports
- Entry Visa to Egypt upon arrival
- Airport transfers by a private AC deluxe vehicle with WIFI
- BB 4 nights Accommodation in Cairo
- Fb 4 nights onboard Dahabiya Nile Cruise
- Flight Cairo/Luxor/Aswan/Cairo
- All Private tours in Cairo
- All tours on Dahabiya cruise sharing group
- Entrance fees to all sites as on itinerary.
- Soft Drinks during Meals on board Dahabiya cruise
- Expert tour guide during your tours
- Lunch meals at a good quality local restaurant
- Bottled water during your tours and transfers
- Free Wifi service during your stay in Egypt
- All service charges and applicable taxes included
Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tips
Whether you are interested in an Egypt Vacation or simply exploring the Nile, a Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise is a perfect way to see the Egyptian sights. The cruise includes sightseeing, a full board basis, and a private Egyptologist guide.
Luxury Cairo and Dahabiya Nile cruise is a great way to see the ancient sites of Egypt while also enjoying the comforts of a five-star cruise. Unlike most cruises, the Dahabiya cruise is a traditional vessel that can moor at places larger cruise ships cannot. These vessels are perfect for exploring the ancient sites of Egypt, but you can also get an authentic local experience by stopping at villages along the Nile. You can see local children playing in the river, watch women washing, and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
A Dahabiya cruise is perfect for family vacations. It holds up to twelve passengers, so you and your family can enjoy the cruise comfortably. The Dahabiya Nile cruise offers meals prepared on the boat, not by fancy-dress parties of large cruise ships. In addition, the meals are served on the Nile banks so that you can enjoy a meal under the twinkle of the night sky.
Dahabiya cruise boats depart from Luxor, Esna and Aswan. You will have the opportunity to visit the ancient Luxor sites and Aswan. The Valley of the Kings, This ancient royal burial ground, is home to more than 60 tombs. The Temple of Karnak, one of the world's most significant temples, was dedicated to Horus, the falcon-headed god. Kom Ombo Temple, which is dedicated to two gods. The ancient Temple of Philae, dedicated to Hathor and Isis. This temple is one of the best-preserved ancient sites in Egypt. You will also have the opportunity to visit a local market and see local artisans in action.
Cairo and Dahabiya cruise will also allow you to explore the local markets of Egypt and visit the ancient sites of Luxor, Edfu, and Aswan. You will also have the opportunity to meet the local people and experience life on the Nile.
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Cairo and Dahabiya Nile Cruise FAQs
What are the check-in & check-out times at the luxury dahabiya Nile cruise?
Dahabiya Check-in at 2:00 PM, and check-out at 12:00 PM.
What is there to do at Luxury Dahabiya Nile river cruise?
Luxury Dahabiya Nile Cruise packages offer Spa, Fitness centre, Sauna, and sightseeing tours.
How much deposit should I pay for Cairo and Nile cruise?
25% of your Nile cruise and Cairo package price, but it goes up to 50% during Christmas and Easter peak seasons.
Can I book my airline with Cairo and Nile cruise tours?
Sure, you can add your flight tickets with any Cairo Nile cruise package. Ask our agents about our best flight offers.