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Aswan Felucca Tours

Aswan, Egypt
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Multi Day Felucca Trip

Sailing down the Nile is a beautiful slow paced way to see the Nile and experience life along it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
347eastman
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Part of the Nile experience

If you’re on the Nile, booking a Felucca Ride is part of the experience. It is really nothing more... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
msa23_2000
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Chino Hills, California
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Reviewed yesterday

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

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Reviewed 4 days ago 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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the WORST travel experience ever in here, with this guy named captain Mohamed Ziggy. Total disaster is what I use to describe the experience. Me and my friend went out seeking for an 1 hour boat ride the other night in Aswan and...More

Thank Chunqing D
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

We had a wonderful last minute sunset falukka (sailboat) ride with Captain Mustafa Jamica. He is very respectful toward women, happy to chat, sing, or just be quiet, and our time was very peaceful! When things don't go according to plan, with the wind dying...More

Thank Julie P
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

I met Captain Mustafa as I was travelling up the Nile coming from Sudan. The Feluccas are located beside the cruise boats you will see. Nevertheless, this was my first experience of Egypt. Once I got on the Felucca, I decided to cancel my hotel...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We spend a sunset time there and it was perfect. Mustapha is very nice... Next time we will definitively go on 3 days tour from Aswan to Edfu with him!

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We booked a last minute sunset sail on the Nile and went with captain Mustafa Jamaica. He was kind and respectful and fun to chat with. We only went around the island but the wind was low so it took a while. He was relaxed...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

3 hours of pure relaxation on the board and breeze of Nile. A must to see the real beauty of the Aswan. I also tried to drive and learn Felucca boat.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

My hotel and Nile river view. I love Aswan...it's so beautiful and the nightlife is always popping..it's really beautiful

Thank dramel
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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
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