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Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing travel between Aswan and Luxor in Felucca, the stay is very relaxing, the views are wonderful and the experience unique. The approximate cost is EGP 550 per night per person, including food and lodging, but you will have to negotiate. This Felucca is a...More

Thank Ebtesam M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have a few days in Egypt, take some time to travel between Aswan and Luxor in Felucca, Captain Hamada is a very good host, the stay is very relaxing, the views are wonderful and the experience unique. The approximate cost is EGP 550...More

1  Thank Juan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the felucca ride in Aswan. The ride took about 45 minutes and was quite enjoyable. It was a sailboat and took us around botanical garden (located on an island in River Nile). There was nice breeze and quite nice weather early in the...More

Thank vinay k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Aswan don't miss the opportunity to do a trip with Captain Mostafa Jamaica on his lovely felucca, Blue Mountain. I did both an overnight sail as well as a one day/sunset trip with the delightful captain and his equally lovely crew,...More

Thank Jaxstar63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Ziggy to Kom Ombo success I went on a trip with Captain Ziggy and he was a great captain. We had a great time, taking a falucca up to kom ombo for a 1 day 1 night trip. He's fair and you can trust...More

Thank Andor K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I'll start off by noting that I'm not impartial: I love Aswan more than anywhere in Egypt—maybe more than anywhere in the world—& part of what I love about this place is the Nile. I've been living here for a year (& have lived here...More

9  Thank bobofferwestort
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Cuando viajas a Egipto en verano y por tu cuenta, debes estar preparado para el acoso de caleseros, capitanes de falua, taxistas, etc. Es normal...a una forma de actuar, se une la desesperación de esta gente porque es temporada baja y apenas ven turistas. Por...More

2  Thank Luis B
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Sailing down the Nile is a beautiful slow paced way to see the Nile and experience life along it. Looking for a felucca in Aswan can be daunting. Especially if you are going to go on a multi day trip. We walked up and down...More

Thank 347eastman
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

If you’re on the Nile, booking a Felucca Ride is part of the experience. It is really nothing more than a nice evening breeze as you sail in a circle. But it is quiet and peaceful. I can’t imagine doing this for over an hour...More

Thank msa23_2000
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

The fluka (or felucca) is a traditional wooden sailing boat. Our hotel (Orchida St. George Hotel) is located next to river Nile, with a mesmerizing view of the river and flukas. We boarded the fluka from the terminal, which is located exactly in front of...More

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Response from MadagascarJoan |
1.no toilets on the felucca. no following boat. Went to loo if found facilities when visiting ruins etc..otherwise, behind a palm tree 2. on the deck; friend and I had brought heavy Ts and sweatshirts, for evenings... More