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MS Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya Nile Cruise

  • Duration7 Nights or 5 Nights
  • Cruise TypeDahabiya Boat
  • AvailabilityFriday from Aswan
    Friday from Luxor
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Overview of Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya Nile Cruise

Join the MS Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya, a ship that combines old wonders with new luxuries to make a magical trip. The beautiful cruise along the famous Nile River is more than just a trip; it’s an adventure through time, culture, and stunning scenery in Luxor and Aswan. MS Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya is one of the amazing Luxury Dahabiya Nile Cruises.

High Dam: A Work of Engineering Art – Start your trip at the High Dam, a great example of modern engineering. Along with making Lake Nasser one of the biggest manufactured lakes in the world, this huge dam tamed the mighty Nile.

The Philae Temple is a beautiful building dedicated to the goddess Isis. It was saved from destruction. Its carvings and reliefs are so detailed that they are like a treasure chest full of old art and mythology. What’s even more amazing? The temple had to be moved to keep it safe from Lake Nasser’s rising waters.

El Sheikh Fadl Island Is A Secret Gem – Find peace on El Sheikh Fadl Island, a little piece of beauty in the Nile. This less-visited spot gives you a unique look at the peaceful beauty of Egypt’s riverside landscapes.

The Temple of Two Gods at Kom Ombo – At Kom Ombo, you can see a rare work of architecture: a temple to two gods, Sobek and Horus. With its perfect symmetry, this two-temple structure is a stunning example of how ancient Egyptians worshiped.

Sail onboard MS Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya to Gabal El Selsela: A Trip Through Beautiful Scenery – Enjoy the peaceful flow of the Nile as you sail toward Gabal El Selsela. Its green banks and timeless views will help you relax.

The Falcon at Edfu Temple God’s Safe Place – One of the best-preserved old temples in Egypt is the Edfu Temple, which was built to honor Horus, the falcon-headed god. Its large size and intricate writing give us a great look into Egyptian history and myths.

Wonders of the Ancient World: El Kab Temple and El Hex Island Check out the beautiful El Hex Island and the El Kab Temple. These places get fewer tourists so that you can get a more personal view of Egypt’s old wonders.

From east to west, we have El Hegz Island. This is a quiet place on the Nile where you can see how people live and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the river.

A Gateway to Culture—The town of Esna is a lively mix of history and culture. The Temple of Khnum and its busy market are both must-see places.

Valley of the Kings: A Place Where Pharaohs Are Buried – The Valley of the Kings has an amazing history and findings. Egypt’s rulers, including the famous Tutankhamun, are buried there.

A Monumental Honor to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut – One of Egypt’s most powerful female pharaohs, Queen Hatshepsut, had a huge temple you should see. The rocks behind this architectural wonder make it look even more impressive.

The Twin Statues: The Colossi of Memnon – The Colossi of Memnon are the last stop on your trip. They are two huge stone figures of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. These huge figures have stood still and watched events for thousands of years.

The MS Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya Nile Cruise is more than just a trip; it’s a journey through history, culture, and natural beauty that will stay with you long after you get off the boat. Prepare to make moments that will last a lifetime!

Additional information

  • Your daily tours usually starts at 7 am, but you can change the time in coordination with your private guide.
  • For reservations, contact us, and your reservation will be confirmed with one of our travel advisors.
  • After booking the trip, we will send you a voucher with all the booking details.

The tour is available in:

English, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Italian, Chinese, French

Note: The Mentioned prices include a tour guide in English only; in case of requesting any other language, there will be an additional cost.

Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya Facilities

  • Panoramic windows.
  • Safety deposit box.
  • An air conditioner with control.
  • International telephone.
  • Fax service (against charge).
  • Minibar.
  • Private bathroom.
  • Hairdryer and bathtub.
  • Bathrobe and slippers.
  • TV with satellite channels.
  • Escape map.
  • In-room music system.
  • 2 life jackets.
  • Dining room.
  • Housekeeping.
  • Lounge.
  • 24 hours reception.
  • Laundry service.
  • Sun deck with sun beds.
  • Free WiFi.
  • On-call doctor.
  • Fire alarm and sprinkler system.
  • Smoke detector system Panel.
  • Afternoon tea.
  • Accompanying motor boat.

Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya Nile Cruise Itinerary

5 Nights Luxor To Aswan

Day 1:Friday - Luxor

 Upon arrival at Luxor, our representative will meet and assist you. And then, there will be a transfer to Jaz Yakouta Nile Dahabiya. The embarkation on the Nile cruise board will be before lunch. And then, you will take the lunch meal on the boat board.

Today, we will start the tour program by visiting Luxor temple. The temple was founded in 1400 BC and was built from sandstone blocks. These sandstone blocks were brought from the south western of Egypt. And then, we will visit Karnak temple, which features a vast mix of decayed temples and chapels.

Moreover, the temple also features pylons and other buildings. And then, we will be back on the boat. The dinner on the boat board.

Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 2:Saturday - Luxor - Esna

Breakfast will also be on the boat. After that, we will cross to the West Bank of the Nile River to visit the Colossi of Memnon. The statue is two colossal stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. Figures have stood for 3,400 years in this tomb.

Moreover, it is across the Nile from the modern city of Luxor. And after that, we will go to the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens. There we will visit the Temple of Hatshepsut. The temple is located under cliffs on the west bank of the Nile.

Moreover, the temple is close to Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. After that, we will go back to the Nile boat. You will have lunch on board the cruise while sailing to Esna, and dinner and overnight will also be on the ship.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 3:Sunday - Luxor - Edfu - Al Ramady Island

The breakfast meal will also be on the boat board sailing to Edfu. Over there, we will visit the beautiful preserved Edfu temple. The temple, known as Horus temple, is the Falcon God. The temple was built in 237 BC during the reigns of six Ptolemys. Moreover, the temple is the best preserved in Ancient Egypt.

Furthermore, the temple is the second largest after Karnak temple. Horus’s temple was built from sandstone blocks. The huge Ptolemaic temple was constructed over the site of a smaller earlier temple. Horus’ temple was oriented east to west towards the Nile river. The temple’s later structure faces north to south.

It leaves the ruined remains of the older temple pylon to see on the east side of the first court. Little is known about the first Horus temple. An inscription shows that New Kingdom rulers Seti I, Ramses II, and III did building work there.

And then, we will be back on the boat to eat lunch. The time will be spent on the boat board while sailing to Al Ramady Island. Dinner and overnight will be on the Nile river boat board.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 4:Monday - Al Ramady Island - Aswan

The breakfast will also be on Jaz Yakouta Nile Dahabiya while sailing to El Sheikh Fadl Island. Relax on the boat, enjoying the boat activists on the boat board. Lunch will also be on the boat board.

The dinner and the overnight will also be on the boat board while sailing to Aswan.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 5:Tuesday - Aswan

We will also take the breakfast meal today on the boat board. Today, we will visit the Philae temple, which tells us about the story of Isis and Osiris. The temple was an ancient pilgrimage center for the cult of Isis. Continue to visit the High Dam, which was built in 1960. The dam contains 18 times the material used in the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Moreover, it is 11,811 feet long, 3215 feet thick at the base, and 363 feet tall. And then, we will be back on the boat to take the lunch meal on board. The boat board will serve tea and coffee in the early evening, and the dinner and overnight will also be on the boat board.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 6:Wednesday - Aswan - Disembarkation

 The breakfast meal will also be on the boat board before we disembark. And then, there will be a transfer to Aswan airport (or train station). It will be for departure back to your destination.

Meals: Breakfast

7 Nights Luxor To Luxor

Day 1:Friday - Luxor

Upon your arrival at Luxor, our representative will meet and assist you. And then, there will be a transfer to Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya. The embarkation on the Nile cruise board will be before lunch. And then, you will take the lunch meal on the boat board.

Today, we will start the tour program by visiting Luxor temple. The temple was founded in 1400 BC and was built from sandstone blocks. These sandstone blocks were brought from the south western of Egypt. And then, we will visit Karnak temple, which features a vast mix of decayed temples and chapels.

Moreover, the temple also features pylons and other buildings. And then, we will be back on the boat. The dinner and overnight will also be on the boat board. The boat board will serve tea and coffee, and these boat boards will serve tea and coffee,

Meals: Lunch & Dinner.

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 2:Saturday - Luxor - Esna

You will have the meal of breakfast also on the boat board. And then, we will cross to the west bank of the Nile to visit the Colossi of Memnon. The colossi are two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III.

The statues stood for the past 3400 years in this cemetery. Moreover, they are across the Nile River from the modern city of Luxor.

And then, we will go to the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens. There, we will visit Hatshepsut temple. The temple is located under the cliffs on the west bank of the Nile.

Moreover, the temple is near the Kings Valley in Egypt. And then, we will return to the Nile boat. You will take the lunch meal on the cruise board while sailing to Esna.

The dinner and the overnight will also be on the boat board. The boat board will serve tea and coffee, and these boat boards will serve tea and coffee, 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 3:Sunday - Luxor - Edfu - Al Ramady island

Breakfast today will also be on board Jaz Yakuta Golden Nile while sailing to Edfu. There, we will visit the beautifully preserved temple of Edfu. The temple is also known as the Temple of Horus, the falcon god. The temple was built in 237 BC during the reign of the Six of Ptolemy. Moreover, the temple is indeed the best-preserved temple in ancient Egypt.

Furthermore, the temple is the second largest after Karnak. The Temple of Horus is built of sandstone blocks. The massive Ptolemaic temple was constructed on the site of a smaller, earlier temple. The Temple of Horus faces east to west towards the Nile River, and the final structure of the temple faces from north to south.

The ruined remains of the older temple edifice are left to see the eastern side of the first courtyard. Little is known about the first Temple of Horus. An inscription shows that the New Kingdom rulers Seti I and Ramesses II and III carried out construction work there.

After that, we will go back to the boat to take our lunch. The time will be leisurely on the ship while sailing to Ramadi Island. Dinner and overnight will be on the Nile River boat.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 4:Monday - Al Ramady island - Aswan

Today, we will also have breakfast on the boat board while sailing to El Sheikh Fadl Island. Relax on the boat, enjoying the boat activists on the boat board.

Lunch will also be on the boat board.

The dinner and the overnight will also be on the boat board while sailing to Aswan.

Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 5:Tuesday - Aswan

Breakfast will also be served on the boat. Today we will visit the Philae Temple, which tells us about the story of Isis and Osiris. The temple was an ancient pilgrimage center for the Isis cult. Continue to visit the High Dam, which was built in 1960.

The dam contains 18 times the material used in the Great Pyramid of Giza.

Moreover, it is 11,811 feet long, 3,215 feet thick at the base, and 363 feet long. Afterward, we will return to the boat to take our lunch on board. Early evening tea and coffee will be served on the ship.

Dinner and overnight will also be on the boat.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 6:Wednesday - Aswan - Kom Ombo - Al Ramady

We will first have breakfast also on the boat board. And then, we will sail to Kom Ombo. Once we arrive, we will visit the Ptolemaic temple of Sobek and Haroeries.

And then, we will be back on the boat for lunch while sailing to Al Ramady Island.

The dinner and overnight will also be on the boat board.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Bout

Day 7:Thursday - Al Ramady island - Luxor

The breakfast meal will also be on the boat board. And then, we will sail to Luxor.

Lunch will be on the cruise board. Enjoy the relaxation on the boat board and watch the Egyptian birds.

The dinner and overnight will also be on the boat board.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Night Stay on Dahabiya Boat

Day 8:Friday - Luxor - Disembarkation

After taking the breakfast meal on the boat board before we disembark.

And then, there will be a transfer to the airport or train station for your departure back.

Meals: Breakfast

What is included in this tour?
Items that are included in the cost of the tour price.
  • 7 nights or 5 nights accommodation on Dahabiya on an FB basis
  • Meet and assist upon arrival and departure
  • All transfers in a modern private air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Dahabiya excursions as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to all sights in and between Luxor and Aswan
  • English-speaking tour guide on board the Dahabiya (share group tours)
  • One complimentary bottle of water per person per day
  • All transfers are by A-C vehicles with qualified drivers
  • All service charges and taxes
What is not included in this tour?
Items that are not included in the cost of the tour price.
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Any additional meals and drinks
  • All personal expenses like laundry etc.
  • Tipping to the guide, driver, Dahabiya crew etc
  • Any optional tours & activities

Things to know about price policy

Prices Policy

  • Prices are in US dollars per person per Per 3 or 4 Nights Package, and you can pay in any other currency.
  • Rates are subject to change in case of any changes in airport taxes, hotel rates, transport rates, or government taxes.
  • Rates are not valid during Christmas or New Year.
  • Travel insurance and entry visa charges are not included in the package.
  • Rates Include Tours as Per Cruise Program
  • Rates Include Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Rates Include Transfers From Airport / Train Station / Hotel upon arrival
  • Triple Cabin is a Normal Double Cabin + Extra Bed or Sofa Bed

Children Policy

  • Up to 2 years: FREE
  • From 2 and below 6 years: 25% of adult price
  • From 6 up to 11 years: 50% of adult price
  • From 12 and Up adult price.

Notes:

  • Children policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents ( Maximum 1 Child sharing parent’s room )
  • If your tour includes airfare, additional charges for your children may apply.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellation after confirmation with payment before 30 days of the commencement of the tour: 10% of the value of the tour package.
  • Canceling the tour 30 to 20 days before commencement of the tour: 25% of the value of the package
  • Canceling 19-15 days before commencing the tour: 50% of the tour cost
  • Canceling 14-11 days before commencement of the tour: 75% of the tour cost
  • Canceling before 10 days or less before the tour date: No refund for the tour

Tipping on Nile Cruise

The tip is about $3-5 USD per person per night. For example, if you are 2 people staying 4 nights on a Nile cruise, the tip amount is $4 x 4 nights x 2 people = $32. So you leave $32 in an envelope at the front desk at the end of your Nile cruise.

Extra Expenses

Extra personal expenses on the trip may include a food tour, alcoholic beverages, tipping, visa fees, recreational expenses, and other services not listed.

Following are the items with extra costs during the trek:

  • For the visa fees, please check Visa and Passport Information.
  • Additional transport that you require.
  • Tipping for the guide and driver after the trip.
  • In case of unforeseen events like bad weather conditions and eventual flight cancellations, you are responsible for extra hotel nights and meals.

Booking Confirmation Policy

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking.
  • We are offering a low down payment of just 25% to secure your spaces on tour, including hotel rooms, cruise cabins, domestic flight tickets, and other travel-related services. The remaining balance can be paid up to two days before your arrival date or in cash upon arrival at the destination to your tour manager, making you’re booking a risk-free investment.

Things to bring with you

  • A valid Passport for 6 months
  • Sunblock
  • Sunglasses
  • Sanitizer gel
  • Water holder
  • Bug spray
  • Warm clothes in winter
  • Cotton clothes in summer
  • A hat
  • Travel adaptor
  • Camera
  • Umbrella
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Medication

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Top Activities to do in Aswan & Luxor.

From Luxor’s majestic temples to Aswan’s vibrant souks, Egypt Cruise Planner offers an array of immersive experiences that will transport you to the heart of Egypt’s rich history and culture.

  • Embark on a Majestic Hot Air Balloon Ride over Luxor

    Embark on an unforgettable journey above Luxor, the world’s greatest open-air museum. As the sun peeks over the horizon, your hot air balloon gently lifts off, revealing a breathtaking aerial view of ancient temples and the majestic Nile. Glide serenely over the Valley of the Kings and Queens, witnessing the timeless splendor of these ancient burial grounds from a unique perspective.

  • Experience the Authenticity of Nubian Village Life in Aswan

    Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of a Nubian village near Aswan. These colorful settlements, nestled along the Nile’s banks, offer a glimpse into the rich traditions and lifestyles of the Nubians. Wander through the brightly painted houses, interact with the friendly locals, and learn about their fascinating history and customs. Enjoy traditional Nubian life to make memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Delve into the Enigmatic of Medinet Habu in Luxor

    Step into the past at Medinet Habu, the mortuary temple of Ramesses III. This architectural marvel in Luxor is a testament to ancient Egypt’s grandeur. Explore the well-preserved temple complex adorned with intricate carvings depicting victorious battles and daily life. The towering columns and vivid reliefs make Medinet Habu a must-visit destination for all travelers like you.

  • Delve into the Delights of Aswan's Spice Market

    Delve into the bustling Spice Market of Aswan, a sensory explosion of colors, scents, and flavors. Stroll through the vibrant alleys with stalls overflowing with fresh, aromatic spices, herbs, and exotic ingredients. Engage with local merchants, sample unique spices, and learn about their uses in traditional Egyptian cuisine. It’s an experience that captures the essence of Aswan’s rich cultural tapestry.

  • Witness the Enchanting Philae Temple Sound & Light Show

    Experience the magic of ancient Egypt at the Philae Temple Sound & Light Show. As the stars twinkle above, the temple comes alive with stunning lights and captivating narration, telling the tales of gods and goddesses. The interplay of light and shadow across the temple’s majestic structures, enchanting music, and dramatic storytelling create a mesmerizing spectacle that transports you back in time.

  • Embark on a Tranquil Felucca Ride along the Aswan Nile

    Set sail on a traditional felucca and glide gracefully along the Nile in Aswan. Feel the gentle breeze as you navigate the tranquil waters, witnessing the timeless beauty of the Nile Valley. Watch the sun set behind the palm-lined banks, casting a golden glow on the river. This peaceful boat ride offers a journey through the heart of Egypt’s enchanting landscapes and ancient history.

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Karen

Solo Traveller

“The Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya” was a dream come true. The ship’s elegance and charm, combined with the warm hospitality of the crew, made this trip unforgettable. My cabin felt like a luxurious retreat with stunning Nile views, and the attention to detail throughout the journey was impeccable.

The daily excursions to historical sites were incredibly informative, and I was in awe of Egypt’s ancient wonders. The small group size allowed for a more intimate and personalized experience, and I formed close bonds with my fellow travelers.

I can’t thank the crew and organizers enough for creating such a magical experience. “The Jaz Yakouta Dahabiya” is a must for anyone seeking a solo adventure with a touch of luxury and a lot of heart.

April 6, 2023
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