About 3 Hours
Around 15:00 Winter & 16:30 Summer
Enjoy private white-sailed felucca ride on the River Nile as the sun sets behind the West Bank hills. Soak in the views, learn about the sights from your guide, and visit Banana Island to savor fresh bananas and Egyptian tea.
Advance-booking a 'felucca' sailboat ride in Luxor will save you the hassle and time of organizing it on the ground. With this trip, Ideal for families and couples, with hotel transfers included for ease.
Pick up services from your hotel in Luxor and return
All transfer by a private air-conditioned vehicle
Private Sunset felucca ride on the Nile
Entrance fees to Banana Island (Gezira el-Moz)
Bottled water during the tour
Qualified English speaking tour guide
All taxes & service charge
Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
Late afternoon, Your Luxor Local tour guide will pick you up from your hotel (Lobby), and transfer to the Nile side, where your Egyptian traditional Felucca is waiting for you journey. Board your Felucca and relax on the soft cushions. Experience the peace and tranquility of the Nile water that has been the lifeblood of Egypt since Pharaonic times.
Enjoy the Felucca gently glide down the river, watch the real Egyptian life pass by and enjoy the fantastic scenes that have not changed in millennia, the children playing in the water, the camels and donkeys, the farmers going about their work in the same ways they have done for centuries, and admire the water buffalo and a wide variety of birds.
The felucca will sail to the Banana Island “an Island covered with banana plantations” the boat captain will berth the felucca off the island and then take your short exploratory tour of the island, where you’ll be offered a refreshing cup of traditional Egyptian tea and some of the sweetest, most delicious bananas you have ever tasted. Return sailing and watch the sun sets slowly over Luxor West Bank, take in the scenes of life around you as you sail along the Nile, back to the Nile side and then transfer to your hotel in Luxor.
· The Felucca is scheduled to start about 15.00 in winter & about 16.30 in summer. The trip takes 2h30 to 3 hours.
· Departure time may vary depending on sun set time
· Your tour manager will tell you the exact pick up time two days prior.
· If the wind is not so good to sail the Felucca then a motorized boat will be placed to pull the Traditional Felucca. “Dhow”.
· No Charge in case of force cancellation 48 hours prior to the trip.
· Perfect for families, and couples wanting romantic time out
$ 45 Per Person2 Persons
$ 25 Per Person3 Persons
$ 23 Per Person4 Persons
$ 20 Per Person5 Persons
$ 17 Per Person6 Persons
$ 15 Per Person
From $ 15.00
Quality Service At Best Value
Authentic Travel Experiences
Expert Destination Advice