8 days / 7 nights : 7 nights dahabyya cruise Aswan-Luxor

Day 1 – Aswan via Cairo

Transit at Cairo Airport for the domestic flight to Aswan, meet with our representative to be assisted through passport control and customs formalities. Transfer to the dahabiiya, embarkation formalities and overnight.

Day 2 – Aswan / Kom Ombo

Visit of The High Dam of Aswan and Philae Temple completely removed and rebuilt on Agilkya Island and dedicated to the goddess Isis. Start sailing to Kom Ombo and upon arrival, visit of Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to the two gods Sobek and Haroeris.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight on board.

Day 3 – Kom Ombo / Gebel El Silsila / Fawaza Island

Sailing to reach Gebel el Silsila, the most import ancient sandstone quarry used during Pharaohs ages and Greek-Roman period, to proceed then to Fawaza Island for a dinner barbeque. Breakfast, lunch and overnight on board.

Day 4 – Fawaza Island / Edfu / El Kab / Esna

Sailing to Edfu and upon arrival visit of Edfu Temple devoted to god Horus.
In the afternoon excursion to El Kab, where the ruins of one of the oldest Egyptian comunities are found, known as religious center dedicated to the goodess Nekhbet. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight on board while sailing to Esna Lock.

Day 5 – Esna / Nile West Bank / Luxor

Day of relaxation while sailing to Luxor. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight on board.

Day 6 – Luxor

Visit of the West Bank , including The Valley of the Kings, The Temple of Queen Hatshepsout at El Deir El Bahari founded by her architect Senmout in a very special place surrounded by the mountain, and the Two Colossi of Memnon. Free afternoon.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight on board.

Day 7 – Luxor

Visit of the Great Temple of Karnak, built through 2000 years and dedicated to god Amen, and Luxor Temple founded by Amenophis III and the great Ramses II. Free afternoon. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and overnight on board.

Day 8 – Luxor /Cairo / Final Departure

After breakfast, disembarkation from the dahabiiya and transfer to Luxor Airport and flight to Cairo for final destination.