Felucca Ride is the perfect short trip for those who, want to enjoy the best of Egypt in an Romantic and informal style. Experience the peace and tranquility of the Nile water that has been the lifeblood of Egypt since Pharaonic times. Enjoy the sun set time in a fantastic sailing experience as you sail around Elephantine Island in a traditional felucca ride on the Nile River in Aswan and visit the famous Botanical Garden “Lord Kitchener’s Island”.
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- Experience the peace and tranquility of the Nile water.
- Romantic experience, perfect for couples.
- Ideal choice for families.
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure.
- visit the famous Botanical Garden “Lord Kitchener’s Island”.
- Led by a qualified Egyptologist.
- A fantastic sailing experience.
- Hassle free.
- No Hidden Costs.
You will be picked up from hotel or Nile cruise in Aswan by our tour guide to start sailing the Nile by the felucca for about one Hour around Elephantine Island and to visit the Botanical Gardens, which is rich of its plants that were imported from all over the world. The island was given to Lord Horatio Kitchener in the 1890s, when he was commander of the Egyptian army. Lord Kitchener used this Island to be a place, where his campaign can rest, and call it the Lord’s house. After his death, this Island belonged to the ministry of agriculture.
Enjoy walking among island’s majestic Royal palm tree, the Sabal Palm tree, the phonic Pam tree, Ficus trees, and the beautiful bougainvillea trees. Take your ride back and watch the sun sets slowly over the trees of the Botanical Island, the nearby Elephantine Island, and the Aswan Nobles tombs with fantastic reflection of a sand dune over the Nile. Back to the Nile side and then transfer to your hotel in Aswan.
- Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return.
- Professional English-speaking tour guide.
- Boat fees and entrance tickets.
- Felucca ride for about 01 hour
- Bottled water during your trip.
- All service charges and taxes.
- Optional activities.
- Personal expenses.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO!
Please do not forget: Photo and video equipment, head cover, appropriate, comfortable footwear, warm clothing in winter or loose clothing in summer and sunglasses.
TIMING & DURATION:
Pickup: Around (Any time from 08:00 to 16:00) (Depending on your hotel location in Aswan).
Drop Off: After 3 hours from departure (the same day).
Duration: 3 Hours.
Tour available on: Daily tour.
From 2 people: 30$ per person.
From 4 people: 25$ per person.
Child / from 4 years to 12 years: 20$
Infants / Under 4 years old are : Free of charge.