Egypt tour always has been fascinating and captivating for almost everyone. Egypt is the most beautiful tourist spot with 7 UNESCO sites as vivid historical heritage. Egypt is a place that was formerly known as ‘Kemet’ approximately 5000 years ago.
Kemet means black land and researchers claim that ‘black land’ stands for fertile soil. The Nile river derives the fertile soil as the entire of Egypt is situated on the banks of the Nile river. The Nile river has not only been the survival partner for the Egyptian population but also a beautiful part to explore. The Dahabiya Nile Cruise is one of the attractions for tourists and the best way to see the Nile Dahabiya Nile Cruise is given here, let’s explore folks!
What Is Dahabiya?
Dahabiya means a large boat sailing that was used by the ancient Egyptians for traveling across the Nile river for various purposes. Although they might traveling in huge numbers and the boats were large. During the evacuation and discovery of all the historical sites, the researchers and archeologists also used these boats.
The Dahabiya on the Nile are boats that are similar to houseboats. These boats are used for staying and sailing for long.
These Dahabiya boats have all the things that a traveler will need. The kitchen and the room for stay and the tables where they serve the guests.
Itinerary Of Dahabiya Nile Cruise Tour
Kom Ombo Temple
This temple has been built as an homage to the crocodile god Sobek along with Horus the Phalcon God and the son of Isis. The Kom Ombo Temple was built in 180-47BC. This temple explains a lot about King Ptolemy’s Dynasty. This temple will be your introduction to Egyptian history when you start the tour.
Gebel- El – Silsila
The second stop was about the Gebel El Silsila, it’s a sandstone quarry that will take you back to the era of the slaves and make you imagine those slaves might have done such an outstanding work of art. When you pass through this breathtaking view you reach the tombs which are a major tourist attraction too.
These tombs are found in the Nekheb and the tombs are for the priest and princess these are less known when compared to the Valley of kings. The tombs can be seen while the Nile river cruise. These are the archeological sites that can make you get lost in the thought of the history of the priest and the princes who are buried there.
The Edfu Temple
This temple turns out to be very popular amongst tourists and this temple is also built in homage to Horus as the temple of Horus. The temple has a lot to explore including the courtyard the shrine and the hall where you can see the tall structures and statues all around.
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A Visit To The Local Village
Egyptian history has always attracted people towards exploring their present culture. The Egyptian culture can be seen thoroughly in these local villages. The local villagers are friendly and welcoming at the same time they make you learn so much about the world-famous Egyptian culture. The Nile Egyptian boat is probably the only way to reach these villages and explore the untrodden part Of the Nile banks.
The Unforgettable Experience
The Dahabiya Cruise is an experience of its own that is unparalleled and unforgettable. You start the tour from Aswan and head to Luxor then it returns to Aswan leaving you filled with those awestruck breaths.
- Enjoy the best meals and the customizable menu on board.
- Lesser co-passengers where it feels more private and personalized.
- The boat is comparatively smaller when you think of a big cruise so you are at ease of access with the kids and others.
- Private Coach who can explain to you almost anything and everything about the places you visit during the Nile river cruise.
- Villages can be explored and experienced as a perk of being on the Dahabiya cruise.
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