The first travelers looking for luxury on the Nile, added comfort measures to the felucca, a wooden boat with its handmade genuine sails, to give the new version, DAHABIYA “golden boat”, the name given by a monarch in the 19th century.
With dahabiya avoid the noise of the 20 century and allows us to explore Egypt of the 19 century with modern facilities.
Dahabiya is a famous name among the Egyptians, especially the elderly and intellectuals. Dahabiya refers to a type of boats that were used by the royal family in ancient Egypt and many of the aristocrats in their movements in the waters of the Nile.
Visit the attraction from Esna to Aswan with Explore Egypt Tours team.