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Aswan Felucca Tours

#2 of 21 Tours in Aswan
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Address: Aswan, Egypt
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aswan 2-3 hours FELUCCA BOAT RIDE

Just be carefull with haglling the price to set the final price. 2 guys offered 100 egyptian pound for 2 hours since i have only 2 hours left while waiting for my driver to take... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Antonio Sonny G
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just be carefull with haglling the price to set the final price. 2 guys offered 100 egyptian pound for 2 hours since i have only 2 hours left while waiting for my driver to take me to the airport for my ASWAN to Cairo flight after my 4 day Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan. Ok so was enjoying my... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly a wonderful experience! These traditional sailing boats also have motors and sailors enjoy sailing them, often opting to row rather than start the motor, which means that you get a quiet smooth ride on the Nile, the way Egyptians have for thousands of years. Sunset rides are amazing. Early morning rides are great too particularly to take photos. Get... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

it was amazing and we have fun with my kids and my husband. it was relaxing. It is an extremely smooth ride.

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Abingdon, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Don't leave Egypt without taking at least one ride on a felucca. We took ours right before sunset and it was relaxing and amazing. It is an extremely smooth ride.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Ali Abbas and Nasser are the best sailors of the Nile!!! Friendly, Happy and Genuine. I highly recommend them for any trip. we had a really good time with them. I would come back!!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was by far an awesome way to cruise the Nile river, without a cruise ship! You sail for several days on a local felucca (sailing boat), stopping at certain points along the way. Food is stored underneath and is prepared on the boat itself. Bring very warm clothes if you consider doing it in the winter time. Keep in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Enjoyed the 2 hour late afternoon sail along the nearby water of the Nile in Aswan. Especially liked our unpretentious captain, Sayed, and his small, down to earth felucca, ISIS, named after the goddess of sky and nature. Captain Sayed had nobody helping him but he was quite skilful in handling his craft including climbing the tall mast to release... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I had originally booked a two-night cruise ship from Aswan to Luxor, but after meeting Captain Mohamed Ziggy at Aswan's port, I cancelled my trip. Why would I spend two days in a pool on the deck of a massive boat when I could sail down the Nile on a Felucca? So we built an itinerary together, and for five... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

After visiting the archeological sites in the morning, I had a couple of free afternoons and early evenings to walk along the corniche of Aswan. I was interested in taking a long distance felucca trip from Aswan to Luxor and spent the time interviewing the felucca captains up and the down the corniche. I interviewed 4 captains and the first... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Captain Nageh is the man for the job! He took us on an epic sunset sailing cruise which was very relaxing. Being a skipper myself, he let me take control of his boat and sail us around for the evening. Great experience!

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