Dahabiya Nile Cruises
One of our new ranges of Dahabiya for 2014, the Orient Dahabiya Nile Cruise is designed as an original Dahabiya from the late 18th and early 19th century. A luxury piece of design with two decks for a personal and unforgettable cruise down the Nile in Egypt. A four or five day schedule cruising from Aswan to Esna and vice versa with time to enjoy a relaxing cruise taking in all the beautiful scenery along with visits to Ancient sites and Cities, this is a cruise not to be missed.
Uniquely styled in the classic design of the 18th and early 19th century, the Zekryaat Dahabiya Nile Cruise boat offering a four day cruise from Aswan to Esna, or a five day cruise Esna to Aswan. It is a traditional two-masted boat is about 39m long and 7m wide with two decks. The Dahabiya is powered by wind, relying on the river currents and a gentle breeze, with a tug to tow it in it’s traditional way along one way up the Nile.
The most luxurious, delightful and classy way to travel along the River Nile is on this absolutely delightful 8 day Nile Cruise on the Sonesta Amirat Dahabeya sailing from either Luxor to Aswan or Vice versa depending on your personal requirements. Launched in February, 2009, it offers a River Nile cruise experience like no other on the Nile taking you back in time to a gentler, more gracious era on the Nile. Cabins are 5 deluxe and 2 elegant suites with sliding glass balconies with private lounges.