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The Nubian Experience:
Felluca Ride, Nubian Village & Dinner


6 hours

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Experience modern Nubian culture firsthand with a visit to a nearby village. Visit the botanical garden which has rare plantations and the Elephantine Island with a felucca (A typical Egyptian Sailing Boat) join a local Nubian family for a memorable dinner and get an insight into the daily life of the local people


Nubian Village & Dinner
In the late afternoon you will board a felucca and sail to the settlement of Elephantine Island. This island was once thought to be the home of Khnum, the god who guarded and controlled the Nile’s waters. Enjoy a sunset drink on the river before disembarking at a village to join a local family for a traditional Nubian feast, and learn about the history and culture of the Nubian people over a cup of welcome tea. After your time at the house, take a walk to explore the island on your own.
Strolling through brightly painted villages and chatting with the locals. Back to the house to enjoy a traditional Egyptian meal for dinner.



Departure & Return

We will pick you up and drop you off anywhere within Aswan hotels and Nile cruises. You can choose the exact location during the booking process. If it’s your hotel, your guide will be waiting for you at the hotel-lobby 10 minutes before departure, same goes to the cruise ships.

Included in this Trip

Entry or admission fee

Parking fees


Goods & services tax

Bottled water

Excluded from this Trip

Tip or gratuity

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