Fellucca is a sailing boat depends on the wind. It is used in Egypt since the time of the Pharaohs. It was the Pharaohs yacht and the cargo ship to transport the huge statues and obelisks among the Egyptian cities.
It is very relaxing and peaceful tour. While you are relaxing on board, you can watch the Nile birds and the animals of the surrounding villages of the Nubians drinking and pasture by the Nile.
The fellucca will take you to the Botanical Island. This island contains a lot of kinds of trees from different places in the world. It works as a natural park now. It as well houses a botanical museum.
This island is surrounded by the elephantine island, the tombs of Nobles and Agha Khan Mausoleum.
It is a great place to spend one or two hours there, identifying the trees and taking pictures.
- Felucca sailing boat.
- Tour guide.
- Entrance fees.
- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- Tips for guide and driver.
- Drinks and meals.
- Personal expenses.
Prices per person:
- Child under 12 is 50% discount of the price.
- All prices in US Dollar, but Egyptian Pound, English Pound & Euros are accepted.