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8 Days Dahabiya Nile River Cruise From Luxor

8 days

Tour Overview

Embark on an unforgettable 8 Days Dahabiya Nile River Cruise From Luxor. Explore the historical treasures of Upper Egypt. Sail along the majestic Nile River and visit famous sites such as the Valley of the Kings, Karnak Temple, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Philae Temple, Edfu, the Temples of Kom Ombo and the Great Temple of Abu Simbel. Experience elegance and comfort, discover the enchanting ruins of the Pharaohs, and create timeless memories on this beautiful journey of a lifetime. Book now for an epic adventure through the ancient wonders of the world.


Includes & Excludes:

    • Pick up from Luxor and drop off in Luxor.
    • Accommodation on 5* Nile Dahabiya for 7 nights.
    • Entrance fees to all sites in the itinerary.
    • Egyptologist tour guide during your tours.
    • Transfers by modern air-conditioned vehicles.
    • Meals as indicated in the itinerary.
    • All services, charges, and taxes.
  • Any Optional tours.
  • Any Extra meals and beverages.
  • All personal expenses.
  • Tipping.

Tour Itinerary

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Day 1: Luxor East Bank Tour - Dahabiya Check-in

Morning time, you will meet your tour guide, who will join you to start the 7-night Dahabiya Nile cruise from Luxor to visit the historical attractions on the East Bank of Luxor, such as:

Karnak Temple:

The spiritual Karnak temple has known to be many names across its 2000 years old history; it was called Ipet-isu or "The most select of places" in the middle kingdom, also known as Pr-Imn or "House of Amon," plus it is known as the biggest and most ancient religious center on earth since its construction between 2000 BC and 30 BC on 247 acres of sacred land to honor the Theban triad that consisted of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. The temple complex is a golden archaeological piece of ancient art found across the magical Avenue of Sphinxes that connects it to the beautiful Luxor Temple, the Precinct of Amun-Re, and the great hypostyle hall, plus many more.

Luxor Temple:

The blessed Southern Sanctuary of the ancient Egyptian royalty, "Luxor Temple," is the birthplace of kingship. It was constructed in 1400 BC to honor the Theban triad of Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. It holds the Opet festival, which celebrates the rejuvenation of kingship and reconciles the human aspect of the kings with the divine office.

Then you will be transferred from Luxor to Esna to embark on your Dahabiya boat, where you will enjoy the dinner meal on the ship. Overnight in Esna on board your Nile boat.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Lunch - Dinner

Day 2: Open Day on Dahabiya - Sailing to Edfu

On the second day of your 8-day Dahabiya Nile River cruise from Luxor will be free to enjoy the Dahabiya while sailing to Edfu.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 3: Edfu Temple Tour - Sail to Aswan

In the morning, you will have breakfast and be accompanied by your personal Egyptologist in a horse carriage to visit:

Edfu temple:

Edfu Temple is a divine storybook preserving the mythical battle tale of Horus getting revenge on his evil uncle Set. It was constructed between 237 BC and 57 BC on the west bank of the Nile in Upper Egypt, just 60 km north of Aswan, and is famous for being one of Egypt's most preserved archaeological wonders.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 4: Tour to Abu Simbel Temple

Early in the morning, get your breakfast boxes, then join your private tour guide to enjoy a private guided tour of Abu Simbel temples:

Abu Simbel Temples:

The blessed Temples of Abu Simbel are a glorious symbol of grandeur and grace. It was built by Pharaoh Ramses the Great in 1200 B.C. to honor Amun, Ra, and Ptah and to showcase his power in battle, especially in the battle of Kadesh. The great temple of King Ramses II acted as a center for the excellent sun festival on the 22nd of October and February of each year. The second temple is dedicated to his beautiful wife, Queen Nefertari.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 5: Aswan Tour

Enjoy your breakfast, then move to complete your 7-night Dahabiya Nile cruise from Luxor with a tour to Aswan Highlights, where you will visit:

Aswan High Dam:

The incredible Aswan High Dam is a highly advanced technological wonder made in the 60s to put all the annual flood waters in the artificial lake of Nasser while producing electricity.

The Unfinished Obelisk:

The greatest wonder that never came to be is the golden Unfinished Obelisk of Hatshepsut (1508-1458 BC), that has 42 m in height while sleeping in the bedrock. It was broken before standing at Karnak Temple, where it would have become the most excellent obelisk ever made.

Philae Temple:

The divine storybook of Philea Temple was created between 380-360 BC in the Ptolemaic era to honor the grand sacrifice of the Isis, goddess of motherhood and healing. Across the giant walls of Philae temple is the epic tale of the wife of the underworld ruler Osiris and her son Horus.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 6: Kom Ombo Temple Tour - Sail to Luxor

Start sailing to Kom Ombo in the morning while having breakfast on the Dahabiya. After arriving in Kom Ombo, join your tour guide to visit:

Kom Ombo Temple:

The marvelous Kom Ombo Temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls, and 2 sanctuaries, most majestically and uniquely, as it is known as the rarest architectural construction. It was built between 180 BC and 47 BC to honor the Haroeris, “Horus the Elder,” and Sobek, the crocodile god of the Nile.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 7: Luxor West Bank Tour

Continue your trip with your tour guide and enjoy a tour of Luxor West Bank, starting by:

Valley of the Kings:

The extraordinary Valley of the Kings is a World Heritage Site that showcases the beliefs and mindset of the most significant ancient civilization on earth. Found deep in the earth’s belly of the Theban necropolis hills are 63 magical royal tombs of the great Pharaohs of the new kingdom (1570–1050 BC), such as Ramses the Great, Hatshepsut, Seti I, Tutankhamen, and various others.

Hatshepsut Temple:

The mythical, graceful, and blessed mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut (1507–1458 BC) is a divine masterpiece of artistic architecture that became known as the holy of the holies. It was constructed in 1479 BC to become the most excellent model of classical architecture of the New Kingdom (1570–1050 BC), eternalizing her achievements and honoring mainly the creator sun gods Amun, Hathor, and Anubis.

Colossi of Memnon:

The illuminating Colossi of Memnon of Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1386 - 1349 BC) came to be in 1350 BC, but its quartzite sandstone structures were renovated throughout history. It displays decorations on its sides, showcasing his family, achievements, and the image of the Nile god Hapi.

Overnight On Dahabiya

Meals: Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner

Day 8: Departure

Check out after breakfast and transfer anywhere in Luxor to end your experience through the heart of Egypt.

Meals: Breakfast

Price Policy

The price varies depending on the number of persons, including service fees and taxes.

Price quotes are in US dollars per person per night and are valid until December 31st, Except (for Christmas, New Year’s, and Easter holidays ).


It should be made as early as possible to book the desired holiday. Space on a given tour will be secured upon receipt of a deposit of 30% of the total price. ( Deposit will be 50% during the Christmas and New Year holidays and on packages, including airfare.) This deposit counts as part of your final payment to confirm your reservation.


We accept a deposit as low as 30% of the total tour price, and the rest can be paid in equal installments until the date of arrival, or you can pay the rest in cash upon arrival.

Payment Methods:

By Bank wire transfer or credit or debit card (Visa/MasterCard) Via Verisign Secured payment system on our website or sent via Western Union

In the case of the payment ( by Bank wire transfer ): –

– we will provide you with our bank account details via Email


The customer will receive a confirmation email from the Site. The confirmed reservation form corresponds to the travel contract and includes the description of the service and its essential characteristics and the price and cancellation policy.

Tour Voucher:

After confirming your Tour, we will email you the final confirmation and voucher to print and bring. Details will include contact numbers of your tour operator and customer care and additional information for your convenience.

You Can Contact our Tour Operators for further clarification and reconfirmation of service.

  • Age from 0 Up to below 2 years: FREE
  • Age from 2 Up to below 6 years: 25% of adult price
  • Age from 6 Up to below 11.99 years: 50% of adult price
  • Ages from 12 years = Adult price


Children policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents (Maximum 1 Child sharing parent’s room)

We offer a flexible cancellation policy if the government or the airline issues a travel warning from/to your country of departure and destination. We are showing the flexibility not to charge any cancellation fees & we will pay a full refund.

Here, we prioritize your well-being and safety above all else, so our cancellation policy reflects our values.

You must write a handwritten and signed and send it by Email for any cancellation.

Cancellation by the customer:

In case you cancel your trip, the following scale of charges will be applied:

  • From the booking date until 45 days before your arrival date, 20% of the entire tour price will be charged.
  • Between 44 and 35 days before your arrival date, 30% of the tour price will be charged.
  • Between 34 and 25 days before your arrival date, 50% of the tour price will be charged.
  • Between 24 and 15 days before your arrival date,75% of the whole tour price will be charged
  • Between 14 and 9 days before your arrival date, 90% of the tour price will be charged.
  • Between 8 and 1 day before your arrival date, 100% of the tour price will be charged.

Additionally, there are cancellation fees on all domestic flights within Egypt. If you cancel a tour at any time, you will be subject to any fees according to the airline’s cancellation policy.


All our tours are private tours.

  • For private tours, they have a private tour guide and private air-conditioned cars, and you have the convenience of starting your tours.
  • As for group tours, our groups include a maximum of 12 participants only during visits in private air-conditioned cars with private guides.

Cruise accommodation

  • For basis 2 persons in Double Room ( Occupied by 2 Persons ) For basis 2/4/6/8/10.
  • For basis 3 persons in Triple Room (Occupied by 3 Persons).
  • For basis 5 Personnes will be Double Room & Triple Room For Basis 5/7/9.

Entrance fees to specific sites

Our Tours and excursions exclude entry to particular archaeological sites such as the Tomb of Tutankhamun and Ramses in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor.

Things to bring with you

Here’s a list of what to pack for your trip to Egypt according to the specific activities and places you plan to visit. Enjoy your journey through Egypt’s rich history and vibrant culture!

Related FAQs

Our cancellation and refund policies vary depending on the type of tour package you have booked and the specific terms and conditions associated with it. Generally, we offer refunds on cancellations made within a certain timeframe prior to the departure date. However, please note that some tours may have non-refundable components such as flights, accommodation, or activities that may limit the refund amount. We always recommend reviewing the cancellation policy at the time of booking to understand the specific terms applicable to your tour.

Yes, you may have the option to change the travel date, subject to availability and the specific terms of your tour package. However, it’s important to note that changing the travel date may incur additional fees or costs, especially if the change is requested close to the departure date. We advise you to contact our customer service team as soon as possible if you need to change your travel dates, and they will assist you with the process and any associated fees.

We understand that sometimes plans may change, and we will do our best to accommodate any modifications you’d like to make to your tour itinerary. Whether it’s adding extra activities, extending your stay, or customizing the tour in any way, our travel experts are here to assist you. Please reach out to our customer service team with the specific changes you’d like to make, and they will work with you to create a personalized itinerary that suits your preferences.

We offer multiple payment options for your convenience. Typically, you can make payments using major credit cards, such as Visa, MasterCard, and American Express, or through online payment platforms. In some cases, we may also accept bank transfers or other payment methods, depending on your location and the tour package you choose. Our customer service team will guide you through the payment process and provide all the necessary details to complete the transaction securely.

In most cases, tipping is not included in the tour price. Tipping can vary depending on the destination and the specific service providers involved in your tour. It’s a common practice in the travel industry to show appreciation for good service by tipping guides, drivers, and other hospitality staff. However, tipping is optional, and the amount is at your discretion. If you’re unsure about the tipping guidelines for your destination, our travel experts can provide you with recommendations and customary tipping amounts.

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