Quantcast
 Travel Agents   
 
  Login    
 
intro
Book now Inquire Dates Back
Nile Felucca:

Students and the young Adventurers love this trip as it takes us back in time. Starting from Cairo we visit the pyramids and then explore the city on our own. We head to the upper Nile Valley and visit the fascinating temples and ruins of Luxor and Aswan. Then we take an amazing Felucca sail along the Nile - this is an experience in a lifetime. We also try a variety of transport and a variety of food. We meet with the indigenous local people such as the Nubians.

Day-01
CAIRO
On arrival at Cairo airport, our staff will assist you and will transfer you to your hotel.
Day-02
CAIRO - ASWAN
Today we visit the Giza and its world famous Pyramids.
Later we visit the Egyptian museum, Coptic Cairo and
bazaars. Tonight we transfer to the trains station for
our overnight train to Aswan in Upper Nile Valley.
Day-03
ASWAN
Early morning arrival in Aswan. After a short rest,
visit the Philae Temple that was about to drown under
the Lake Nasser. Also visit the High Dam and take
time to explore the fascinating town. Hotel overnight.
Day-04
SAIL from ASWAN
Today, start your fascinating sail on the traditional ancient
Egyptian sailboat called the Felucca,
as it gracefully takes you past breathtaking
landscape for the next few days. Your crew is Nubian,
and they cook some great food for you on board.
Day-05
SAIL: KOM OMBO
Today we make a stop at this amazing Sobek Temple.
We may also make an interesting stop at the camel market.
Day-06
SAIL: Edfu
Continue sailing along the pace of the River Nile. You will get to
see some of the most amazing desert nights and
inspiring sunsets.
Day-07
LUXOR - CAIRO
This morning cross the river Nile and take donkeys to get
to the valley of Kings and Queens. This is the place where
most important mummies were found. Visit the amazing
burial tombs and then head back to Luxor. Free time to
roam around and to explore the bazaar. Overnight train to Cairo.
Day-08
ARRIVE CAIRO
Today we visit some
older parts of the city including Islamic Cairo
and its bustling bazaars - Khan al Khalili. Here, the
bargains are unique and the atmosphere from a fairy tale.
Day-09
DEPARTURE
After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight back home.

Visiting Pharaonic Sites:
The Great Pyramids
The Karnak and Luxor Temples
The drowning Phile Temple
Sail on a traditional Sailboat
The festivity of Cairo

  • Antiquity
  • Unique Local Experience
  • Hostoric Sites
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Walking
  • Cultural Interaction
  • Try Exotic Food
Easy

 
 
 
 
 
 
Subscribe to news letter:
Forward this page to a friend: Email:
� 2000-2011 Off The Map Adventures. All rights reserved. Designed & Powered by Online Solutions Abroad