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Embark on a Journey of Discovery

Experience the allure of Egypt in a truly exceptional manner with "Dabuka Blue." Our luxurious safari boat tours offer a unique blend of opulence, comfort, and exploration. From the vibrant city of Cairo to the tranquil shores of Lake Nasser, let us guide you through Egypt's ancient wonders, including how to reach Abu Simbel from Aswan.

Exploring Cairo: Gateway to History

Our journey commences in the heart of Cairo, a bustling metropolis steeped in history and culture. Marvel at the iconic Pyramids of Giza and delve into the treasures of the Museum of Civilization. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of ancient artifacts and relics as we uncover the secrets of Egypt's past.

From the bustling streets of Cairo, we venture into the serene landscapes of the Egyptian desert.

Journey to the White Desert: Nature's Masterpiece

Venture into the ethereal landscapes of the White Desert, where surreal limestone formations sculpted by time await. Camp under the star-studded sky and embrace the serenity of the desert as you revel in its silence and tranquility.

Continuing our exploration southward, we follow the path of the majestic Nile.

Exploring Ancient Temples Along the Nile

As we sail along the majestic Nile, we encounter a tapestry of ancient cities and temples that dot its banks. Explore the grandeur of the Temple of Edfu, the mystique of the Double Temple of Kom Ombo, and the awe-inspiring temple complex of Luxor on the Nile's West Bank.

Our journey along the Nile brings us to the historic city of Aswan, the gateway to Lake Nasser.

Getting to Abu Simbel from Aswan

Upon arriving in Aswan, we embark on the next leg of our adventure – a visit to the legendary Abu Simbel temples. Nestled on the shores of Lake Nasser, these monumental structures stand as a testament to ancient Egyptian engineering and ingenuity. Join us as we marvel at the colossal statues of Ramses II and delve into the rich history of this UNESCO World Heritage site.

After exploring Abu Simbel, we set sail on "Dabuka Blue" for a luxurious journey across Lake Nasser.

Cruising Lake Nasser: A Journey Through Time

Boarding our exquisite luxury safari boat, we navigate the tranquil waters of Lake Nasser, visiting the exquisite Temple of Amada and the majestic Temple of Kalabsha along the way. Relax and indulge in the ultimate luxury as we cruise through the timeless landscapes of Egypt, savoring every moment of this unforgettable adventure.

As our journey draws to a close, we reflect on the splendor and majesty of Egypt experienced in unparalleled style aboard "Dabuka Blue."

Luxury Awaits Aboard Dabuka Blue

Indulge in the ultimate luxury aboard "Dabuka Blue," your floating oasis on Lake Nasser. Our handcrafted safari boat offers a haven of comfort and elegance, complete with all the amenities of a five-star retreat. Relax and savor the breathtaking views as we navigate the timeless landscapes of Egypt.

Experience Egypt's Splendor in Style

Join us on a luxurious safari boat tour along Lake Nasser and immerse yourself in the beauty and grandeur of Egypt. With "Dabuka Blue," every moment is a masterpiece, every experience unforgettable. Let us be your guides as we unlock the secrets of Egypt's ancient treasures in unparalleled style and comfort.

Unveiling the Mysteries of Egypt: A Unique Journey

Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

Your adventure begins as you touch down at Cairo Airport, where your guide eagerly awaits to whisk you away to a cozy retreat nestled in the suburbs of Cairo.

Accommodation: Relax and unwind at the Pearl Hotel or a similar cozy haven.

Day 2: Cairo to Bahariya Oasis

After breakfast, we'll embark on a scenic drive to the Bahariya Oasis, a natural gem nestled amidst high black cliffs. Enjoy a sumptuous lunch upon arrival, surrounded by lush date palm groves and ancient springs.

Highlights: Dive into the oasis's wonders, with opportunities to explore and even indulge in a soothing bath in a natural hot spring.

Accommodation: Rest your head at the Bahariya Hotel.

Day 3: Journey to Farafra Oasis

Our journey continues southward, with stops at the intriguing Black Desert and the captivating White Desert Natural Park. Marvel at the unique limestone formations that dot the landscape, sparking the imagination with their whimsical shapes.

Noteworthy Stop: Pause at Crystal Mountain before reaching the Farafra Oasis.

Accommodation: Spend the night at a comfortable hotel in Farafra.

Day 4: Exploring Dakhla Oasis

Today, we traverse through the Dakhla Oasis, a place steeped in history and charm. Discover the ancient wonders of Deir el-Hagar, the 'Stone Monastery,' and wander through the timeless village of El-Qasr.

Must-Visit: Don't miss the tranquil Bir Talata and Bir El Gabal springs, perfect for a leisurely stroll.

Accommodation: Retire for the evening at a welcoming hotel.

Day 5: From Dakhla to Luxor

As we bid farewell to the oasis, we make a stop at the ancient Christian cemetery of El Bagawat and the majestic Hibis Temple before continuing our journey to Luxor.

Accommodation: Unwind at a Luxor hotel, ready for tomorrow's adventures.

Day 6: Luxor's West Bank

Prepare for a day steeped in history as we explore Luxor's West Bank. Delve into the Valley of the Kings, the temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and the towering Colossi of Memnon.

Optional: Rise early for a breathtaking hot air balloon ride over Luxor's iconic landmarks.

Accommodation: Another night of comfort awaits at your Luxor hotel.

Day 7: Luxor's East Bank to Aswan

As we journey to Aswan, delve into the grandeur of Karnak and Luxor temples before heading south. En route, we'll visit the temples of Edfu and Kom Ombo, adding to our tapestry of ancient wonders.

Accommodation: Relax on Heissa Island, nestled in the heart of Aswan's splendor.

Embark on a journey of discovery and wonder as we unravel the mysteries of Egypt's ancient past. This is not just a trip; it's an odyssey of a lifetime.

Discovering Ancient Marvels: A Luxurious Nasser Lake Safari

Day 8: Heissa Island to Abu Simbel & Kasr Ibrim (Luxury Safari Boat)

After a delectable breakfast, we return to Aswan where our expert guide awaits to escort you on a mesmerizing journey southward to the legendary Abu Simbel Temple. Marvel at the awe-inspiring temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari, masterpieces of ancient Egypt lovingly rescued from the encroaching floodwaters. At noon, embark on our luxurious safari boat, the "Dabuka Blue," and set sail for Kasr Ibrim, a testament to Egypt's enduring history.

Accommodation: Spend the night aboard our luxury safari boat, anchored in one of Kasr Ibrim's serene bays.

Day 9: Amada, Pennout, & Wadi el Arab (Luxury Safari Boat)

As the sun rises, indulge in a delightful breakfast aboard our boat before venturing to the relocated temples of Amada, Pennout, and El Derr. Immerse yourself in the rich history of these ancient wonders, painstakingly preserved by UNESCO. Cruise through the picturesque landscape of Korousko and Wadi El Arab, a sanctuary for nomadic bird species, before anchoring for the night under the starlit sky.

Accommodation: Relax and unwind onboard, enveloped in luxury amidst the tranquil waters of Lake Nasser.

Day 10: Dakka, Wadi El Seboua, & Meharraqa (Luxury Safari Boat)

Awake to another delightful breakfast as we journey further down Lake Nasser to explore the relocated temples of Dakka, Wadi El Seboua, and Meharraqa. Delve into the intricate sculptures and delicate beauty of these ancient sites, each bearing witness to Egypt's storied past. Traverse the Abu Steta Desert, renowned for its golden sand dunes and exotic birdlife, before anchoring for the night amidst the serene beauty of Lake Nasser.

Accommodation: Spend the night aboard our luxury safari boat, serenaded by the gentle lapping of the lake.

Day 11: Kalabsha & Beit El Wali - Aswan (Luxury Safari Boat)

Indulge in a sumptuous breakfast as we make our way to Aswan, pausing to explore the ancient temples of Kalabsha and Beit El Wali. Admire the exquisite craftsmanship of these ancient marvels before bidding farewell to our luxury safari boat and concluding our unforgettable journey in Aswan.

Accommodation: Explore Aswan's main attractions, including the High Dam, Temple of Philae, and the charming Nubian Village.

Day 12: Aswan to Cairo (Flight)

After breakfast, we board our flight back to Cairo, where you can explore the iconic Pyramids of Giza and immerse yourself in the rich history of the Museum of Civilization. Wander through the bustling Khan Al Khalili bazaar before retiring to your hotel for the night.

Accommodation: Overnight at the Pearl Hotel or similar, relishing the memories of your Egyptian odyssey.

Day 13: Cairo Exploration

Savor a delicious breakfast before embarking on a day of exploration in Cairo. Visit the Pyramids of Giza, delve into Egyptian history at the Museum of Civilization, and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of Khan Al Khalili bazaar. Optional excursions include visits to the Grand Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo, and the Pyramids of Dahshur.

Accommodation: Another night at the hotel, reflecting on the wonders of Egypt.

Day 14: Farewell to Egypt

After breakfast, bid farewell to Egypt as we transfer you to the airport for your departure flight. Until we meet again, Egypt will hold a piece of your heart, beckoning you to return and uncover more of its ancient secrets.

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of ancient Egypt, where every moment is steeped in history and luxury awaits at every turn.

Cancellation policy:

  1. Cancellations must be submitted in writing.
  1. For cancellations received up to two months (60 days) before the start of the trip, the tour price will be refunded minus a 10% administrative fee.
  1. For cancellations received up to 45 day before the start of the trip, the tour price will be refunded minus a 50%
  2. For cancellations received up to 1 month (30 days) before the start of the trip, the tour price will be refunded minus a 75%
  3. Cancellations within a month (30 days) before the start of the trip cannot be refunded, as permits and bookings are already finalized by this time.

It is strongly recommended to take out travel cancellation insurance to protect against unforeseen events. Please note that certain permits and bookings need to be made up to a month in advance. Therefore, no cancellation or change to the travel booking is possible after this time.

  •  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.