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Nubian Sailing

The Old Cataract Hotel Marina on Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
+20 100 647 3189
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You can't come all the way to Egypt and particularly Aswan without spending a couple of hours... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
Amin A
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Cairo, Egypt
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A wonderfull and relaxing adventure with captain safi

Escaping the hustle and bustle of the city, relaxing while the beautiful Nile landscape passes by... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2016
ebasgh
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Popayan, Colombia
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Sail the Nile with Captain Safy! One of Aswan, Egypt's most experienced felucca (sailboat) captains invites you to join him and explore the ancient secrets of the Nile. Relax as you connect with history and take in the beauty of nature at the Nile's first cataract, Land of the Pharaohs.
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Feb 27, 2017
“Wonderful”
Dec 5, 2016
“A wonderfull and relaxing adventure with captain safi”
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The Old Cataract Hotel Marina on Abtal El Tahrir Street, Aswan, Egypt
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+20 100 647 3189
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Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

You can't come all the way to Egypt and particularly Aswan without spending a couple of hours sailing on the Nile in a typical Egyptian felucca. Best way to savour the sights as well as the African breeze carried North from the heart of Africa...More

Thank Amin A
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Reviewed December 5, 2016

Escaping the hustle and bustle of the city, relaxing while the beautiful Nile landscape passes by, enjoying good food, taking a swim in the Nile…our two day trip with Nubian sailing was definitely one on of the most memorable things of our journey in Egypt...More

Thank ebasgh
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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Finished a long day of touring in the desert under the hot Egyptian sun by setting out on a felucca ride. Went on one at about 6 in the evening so the sun was beginning to go down it was so relaxing just to lye...More

Thank Ciaran O
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Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

Many visits to Egypt but only had the time to take a leisurely felucca sail on this trip. No backup motor so you depend totally on the skill of the master. We were not disappointed. Very quiet and relaxing. Take the time and enjoy the...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2014

One of the highlights of a recent trip to Aswan was the felucca trip with Safy. He is a pleasant guide. His boat is clean and he is knowledgeable of the area. Not only does he have a felucca but he also has a motor...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2014

Sailing on a felucca is a wonderful way to explore the Aswan area. We had a great time with Safy who is not only a good sailor but knows a lot about the sights. He also has good knowledge of the many birds that winter...More

1  Thank Sandra P
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