Cruise Type
Dahabiya
Price from
835USD
Merit Dahabiya map

On the Merit Dahabiya Nile Cruise in Egypt you will enjoy luxury and personal service that is impossible on a larger ship. This river yacht includes 8 elegant cabins with large windows and private bathrooms, a spacious sundeck with a Jacuzzi, and comfortable a lounge and dining room. You will enjoy a leisurely sail down the river and private tours and cultural experiences along the way between Luxor and Aswan.

Schedule:
Every Saturday from Luxor & Wednesday from Aswan

Facilities

Accommodation

  • All cabins have large, panoramic windows 
  • Fully furnished eight deluxe cabins
  • Two cabins with Large Beds and Six cabins Twin Bedded
  • Two masts sailboat.
  • Dining facilities, Bars and Reading Lounge.
  • Open-air Jacuzzi.
  • Same day laundry service with express pressing service.
  • Sprinkling System, Anti-Fire treatment and full Fire Safety measures.
  • Doctor on call 24 hours.
  • Emergency handling and fire trained staff.
  • Marine Satellite (Nile Sat Channels)
  • Internet access (Chargeable).
  • Music system with daily program.
  • Boutique and gift shop
  • Each cabin 17.75m (bathroom 3.75m including)            
  • Panoramic large windows with sound proof.
  • Individual controlled A/C.
  • In-cabin electronic personal large safe.
  • Telephone with voice mail message.
  • In-cabin coffee and tea tray service.
  • LCD TV with individual Receiver in each cabin
  • Hairdryer/Bathrobe.
  • Cabin bathroom with walk-in shower

Other Facilities

Free WiFi

Pool

air condition

Private bath with bath tub

TV

Mini Bar

Doctor available 24 hours

Gym

Laundry service


Itinerary

5 Days Luxor / Aswan Every Saturday

- Embarkation in Luxor.
- Lunch on board the Nile Dahabiya.
- Move to visit the temples of Luxor and Karnak.
- Dinner and Overnight on the West bank at Luxor.

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- Breakfast on board the Nile Dahabiya.
- Visit the West Bank of Luxor (Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple and the Colossi of Memnon).
- Lunch on board.
- Sail to Esna and Tea time on the Sun Deck.
- Dinner on board during sailing.
- Overnight beside an Island.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- Breakfast whilst crossing Esna Lock.
- Sail to Edfu
- Lunch on board the Nile Dahabiya during sailing.
- Visit the Temple of Edfu.
- Sail to Al Ramady Island.
- Dinner on board and Overnight beside Al Ramady Island.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- Early morning sail to Aswan
- Breakfast on board the Nile Dahabiya.
- Sail to el Sheikh Fadl Island
- Lunch on board during sailing.
- Tea time and Dinner on el Sheikh Fadl Island.
- Sail to Aswan after Dinner and Overnight on board.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

- Arrive to Aswan at the early morning.
- Breakfast on board the Nile Dahabiya.
- Aswan Sightseeing to visit the Philae Temple and the High dam.
- Disembarkation in Aswan.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast

4 Days - Aswan / Luxor Every Wednesday

Embarkation in Aswan.
Lunch on board.
Visit the Philae Temple and the High dam.
Free time at Aswan market.
Overnight Aswan.

Meals Included:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on board.
Possibility of Visit Abu Simbel Temple early morning (Optional Visit) Lunch on board.
Sail to Kom Ombo.
Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo.
Sail to al Ramady Island.
Dinner on board.
Overnight beside al Ramady Island.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Sailing to Esna early morning.
Breakfast on board.
Lunch while sailing.
Crossing Esna lock.
Visit the East Bank (Temples of Luxor & Karnak) by bus from Esna.
Sail to Luxor.
Dinner on board Overnight in Luxor West bank.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Breakfast on board.
Visit the West Bank (Valley of the Kings, the temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon).
Disembarkation in Luxor.

Meals Included:
  • Breakfast

Transport

  • Private Vehicle
  • Horse carriage at Edfu
  • Taftaf at Valley of the kings
  • Motor Boat to Philae island

Included

  • Meet and assist service upon arrival & departure
  • Assistance of our personal during your stay and excursions
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
  • Accommodation on board 5 star Dahabiya on full board basis
  • All Nile Cruise excursions as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all sights between Luxor and Aswan
  • Egyptologist guide during your excursions
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tipping

Prices:

May to Sep:

Oct to April:

Important notes

Prices
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

Children Policy
0 - 05.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

Notes :
Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 1 Children in one Room)

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