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Abu Simbel Tour to Aswan by Water: A Luxury Safari Boat Experience

We invite you with this Abu Simbel tour to journey back in time and immerse yourself in the splendor of ancient Egypt on a luxury safari boat voyage from Abu Simbel to Aswan. You will traverse the tranquil waters of Lake Nasser and discover the timeless wonders of Nubia and the Nile Valley, all while indulging in the utmost comfort and luxury.

Get ready to set sail on an extraordinary Abu Simbel tour adventure as you embark on a luxury safari boat journey from Abu Simbel, home to the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples, to the picturesque city of Aswan. Delve into the rich history and cultural heritage of this storied region.  Ancient wonders and natural beauty converge to create an unforgettable experience.

The journey of your Abu Simbel tour begins amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Lake Nasser, the world's largest lake created by manpower, which now covers the ancient land of Nubia. You will glide along its tranquil waters and marvel at the majestic Abu Simbel Temples. They were built by the legendary Pharaoh Ramses II to commemorate his victory at the Battle of Kadesh.

As you cruise along the shores of Lake Nasser, feel free to relax and unwind aboard our luxury safari boat, where every comfort and convenience awaits.  Unquestionably you will indulge in gourmet meals prepared by our skilled chefs, sip cocktails on the deck as you watch the ever-changing vistas, and rejuvenate your spirit amidst the serene surroundings.

In addition, our Abu Simbel tour will let you experience the magic of sunrise and sunset on the water. This time, the sky comes alive with hues of orange and gold, casting a warm glow over the landscape. When you capture breathtaking moments against the backdrop of ancient temples and timeless beauty, life is good.

As soon as your Abu Simbel tour draws to a close, you will arrive in the enchanting city of Aswan, a place steeped in history and surrounded by natural splendor. Consequently you will explore its archaeological wonders, from the majestic Philae Temple to the towering obelisks that once adorned its shores.

In conclusion you will immerse yourself in Aswan's vibrant culture and rich heritage.  You stroll through bustling markets, visit traditional villages, and engage with local artisans. Let the peaceful aura of Aswan envelop you particularly, as you bask in its warm hospitality and welcoming embrace.

In sum we invite you to join us on a luxury safari boat voyage with our Abu Simbel tour from Abu Simbel to Aswan and experience the epitome of elegance, comfort, and adventure. In the hope that the timeless beauty of Egypt captivate your soul as you sail through centuries of history and tradition.

 Day 1: Abu-Simbel - Kasr Ibrim

 The Ramses II and Nefertari temples at Abu Simbel await you at your Abu Simbel Tour.

  • While you have lunch on board you recharge your batteries.
  • When you sail to Kasr Ibrim (Ibrim Palace) you will explore the palace and surrounding area.
  • Finally you have dinner on board. Overnight stay in one of the creeks of the area. (L/D)

Day 2: Amada - Pennout - Wadi el Arab

  • Firstly, you will enjoy breakfast on board.
  •  Whithout doubt, you will admire the temples of Amada, Pennout, and El Derr, which have been relocated by UNESCO.
  • Then again you will have lunch on board.
  • Afterwards we continue sailing through Korousko and Wadi El Arab valleys.
  • Finally you will have dinner and overnight stay on board. (B/L/D)

Day 3: Dakka- Wadi El Seboua- Meharraqa

  • Once you had breakfast on board, you are ready for the next day of your Abu Simbel Tour.
  • At this point we start to visit the relocated temples of Dakka, Wadi El Seboua, and Meharraqa.
  • Thirdly, lunch on board awaits you.
  • Furthermore we sail towards Aswan, passing by Abu Steta desert and Khour El Alaki region.
  • Presently we anchor for the night in one of the bays.
  • Again you enjoy dinner on board. Overnight stay on board. (B/L/D)

Abu Simbel Tour Day 4: Kalabsha - Beit El Wali – Aswan

  • Straightaway, you enjoy your last breakfast on board.
  • We sail towards Aswan, enjoying the views of the Lake's banks.
  • Than we visit the temples of Kalabsha and Beit El Wali.
  • Finally we dip in the lake before concluding the journey at Aswan.
  • Check-out. End of the tour. (B)

    Itinerary Disclaimer:

    • The provided itinerary serves as a guideline and is subject to change based on navigation conditions and local circumstances at the time of the tour.
    • Any modifications to the itinerary will be communicated to guests, ensuring the overall program is respected.
    • Weather conditions, especially in February, March, and April, may necessitate adjustments to the itinerary to ensure the safety and comfort of guests.

Booking and Cancellation Policy:


  • To book the luxury safari boat tour, please provide your full name, contact information, preferred tour date, and any special requests.
  • A deposit of 50% of the total tour cost is required at the time of booking to secure your reservation.
  • Passport copies must be received 30 days before the arrival date for verification purposes.


  • Cancellations made more than 60 days prior to the arrival date will receive a full refund, minus any transaction fees.
  • Cancellations made between 59 and 45 days prior to the arrival date will receive a 50% refund of the total tour cost.
  • Cancellations made between 44 and 31 days prior to the arrival date will receive a 65% refund of the total tour cost.
  • Cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the arrival date are non-refundable.
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances or force majeure, such as extreme weather conditions, the tour may be rescheduled or cancelled with a full refund provided.
  •  Accommodation in first-class hotels or on the luxury safari boat according to the itinerary.
  • Meals as per program (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
  • All transportation as per itinerary, including flights from Luxor to Cairo.
  • Entrance fees for all visited attractions and temples.
  • Experienced, licensed tour guides in various languages.
  • All boat trips on Lake Nasser and the Nile as per program.
  • All taxes and fees for activities included in the program.
  • International flights
  • Expenses for visa fees.
  • Travel insurance and all kind of insurances.
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, phone calls, and additional meals
  • Tips for tour guides, drivers, and hotel staff.
  • Costs for optional activities not included in the travel program.
  • Entry fees
  • Any medical treatment or care
  • Mandatory tips for the staff (45 Euros per person for the entire stay on the boat)
  • Mandatory tips for the tour guide (75 Euros per person for the entire stay on the boat)
  • Additional transportation costs outside the set travel plan.
  • Costs for additional overnight stays or changes to the travel plan due to unforeseen circumstances or personal reasons.
  • Alcoholic beverages, beer, wine, soda, mineral water (at an additional cost).
  • Anything that is not mentioned in the program.
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We offer comfortable accommodation
in carefully selected hotels lodges and on a luxury safari boat during the tour. The accommodations
meet high standards and provide amenities for a pleasant stay. We provide different accommodations in different price classes

The tour includes visits to a variety of ancient
sites, including temples, tombs, and cultural sites protected by UNESCO. These include well-known landmarks such as the Abu Simbel temples, the Pyramids of Giza, and the Valley of the Kings. Just to name few.

The tour price includes guided tours to various attractions, accommodation, meals aboard the safari boat, flight tickets between destinations, and transfers between accommodations and attractions.

Yes, there are optional activities that
can be booked at an additional cost, such as a balloon ride over Luxor or visiting additional attractions like the Grand Egyptian Museum.
You can reserve a time frame to get a free consultation about everything you could do additionally

The weather can vary depending on the time of year.
Generally, Egypt is warm and dry, but it can also be windy during certain seasons. It is recommended to bring appropriate clothing to adapt to the climatic conditions.

Our tour guides generally speak multiple languages, including English, German, French, and Spanish. Please specify your preferred language when booking so we can assign a suitable guide for you.
Other languages could be booked on demand.

The tour is suitable for most age groups, but some activities require a certain level of physical fitness and mobility. Please inform us in advance of any special requirements or restrictions so we can ensure your needs are met during the tour.