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Sonesta Dahabeya Aswan-Luxor - 07 nights/08 days


Saturday
- Embarkation in Aswan for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a luxuriously appointed dahabeya.
- Overnight, the ship moors on the Nile banks of Aswan
Sunday
- Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902).
- You will also visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction.
- Sail on the way to KOM OMBO ( noon time )
- Overnight nearby KOM OMBO.
Monday
- Sail to Kom Ombo to see the Ptolemaic temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, god of the morning sun.
- Overnight moored beside a Nile island.
Tuesday
- This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu.
- Overnight moored beside an island.
Wednesday
- Today will be a leisurely day.
- After breakfast, commence sailing to Esna and passing the lock, then dahabeya will moor beside a Nile island.
Thursday
- This morning you will sail to Luxor and visit the magnificent temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns, followed by the imposing 28th Dynasty Luxor Temple.
- Overnight moored in Luxor.
Friday
- Excursion to the West Bank to visit the great burial places of the Pharaohs - the Valley of the Kings - where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922.
- Continue to the adjacent Valley of the Queens, Medinet Habu Temple and the Colossi of Memnon.
Saturday
- Breakfast aboard the dahabeya followed by disembarkation.

N.B. we can arrange customized itineraries according to the availability
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Sonesta Dahabeya Luxor-Aswan - 07 nights/08 days


Saturday
- Embarkation in Luxor for a relaxing week sailing the Nile on a luxuriously appointed dahabiyya.
- After lunch, excursion to visit the magnificent temple complex of Amon-Ra at Karnak, with its vast hypostyle hall of 137 columns, followed by the imposing 28th, Dynasty Luxor Temple.
- Overnight moored on the Nile banks of Luxor.
Sunday
- You will visit the West Bank for visits to the burial places of the Pharaohs - the Valley of the Kings - where Howard Carter discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen in 1922. Continue to the adjacent Valley of the Queens, the temple of MedinetHabu and the Col
- Sail on the way to ESNA. (noon time)
- Overnight nearby ESNA.
Monday
- Today will be a leisurely day. After breakfast, commence sailing
- Overnight moored beside a Nile island.
Tuesday
- This morning you will sail to Edfu to visit the wonderfully preserved Temple of Edfu.
- Overnight moored beside a Nile island.
Wednesday
- Today you will sail on the way to KomOmbo.
- Overnight moored beside a Nile island.
Thursday
- Visit KOM OMBO to see the Ptolemaic temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the falcon-headed Horus, god of the morning sun.
- A leisurely sailing to Aswan and moored nearby Aswan Bridge.
Friday
- Today you will visit the Aswan High Dam (completed in 1971); the Old Dam (completed in 1902).
- You will also visit the Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis, a structure rescued from the rising waters of Lake Nasser at the time of the High Dam's construction.
Saturday
- Breakfast aboard the dahabeya followed by disembarkation.

.B. we can arrange customized itineraries according to the availability
N.B. We can arrange customized itineraries according to the availability