Felucca Sailing trip on the Nile in Cairo

  • 2 Hours
  • Max Guests : 40
  • Runs Every Day

Experience the Beauty of Cairo with a Felucca Sailing Trip on the Nile

Experience the beauty of Cairo with a thrilling Felucca sailing trip on the Nile River. Sail past iconic landmarks, enjoy stunning views, and immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Egypt. Book your unforgettable adventure today!

So, why wait? Book your Felucca Sailing trip on the Nile in Cairo today and get ready to immerse yourself in this enchanting city and explore the Nile.

Price Includes

  • Bottle Of Water
  • All Transfers by Private A/C Vehicle
  • Snacks
  • Fees and admissions

Price Excludes

  • Personal Items
  • Tipping

Meeting And Pickup

You can head directly to your preferred meeting point, or request pickup.

End Point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

Pickup details

We will be meeting the guest at any location in Cairo or Giza City, our driver and the tour guide will come to your place and pick you up.

Tour Highlights

  • Cairo
  • Nile River

What To Expect

Cairo - Nile River

At 4pm, a designated driver will be assigned to transport you from your hotel to the Cairo pier. Once there, you will have the opportunity to experience a leisurely and scenic sail along the River Nile on a traditional Egyptian boat called Felucca. This enjoyable activity lasts for approximately one hour, allowing you to relax and soak in the beautiful surroundings.

Experience the beauty of the evening sun as it illuminates your face, offering breathtaking views of the city. Indulge in refreshing soft drinks and snacks while you take in all that this incredible scenery has to offer.

1 Hour

Tour Map

Things To Carry

  • Cotton clothes in Summer
  • Camera
  • Sunblock & Sunglasses
  • Passport and tickets
  • A hat
  • Travel adaptor
  • Water bottle
  • Comfortable Shoes

FAQs about Felucca Sailing trip on the Nile in Cairo:

What is a Felucca?

A Felucca is a traditional wooden sailing boat that has been used on the Nile River for centuries. It has a distinctive triangular sail and is known for its tranquil and leisurely sailing experience.

How long does a Felucca Sailing trip usually last?

The duration of a Felucca Sailing trip can vary depending on the tour package you choose. It can range from a short ride of around 30 minutes to a few hours. Some operators also offer sunset cruises for a more romantic experience.

What are the main attractions seen during the Felucca Sailing trip?

While sailing on the Nile, you can enjoy views of Cairo’s iconic landmarks such as the Cairo Tower, the Qasr El Nil Bridge, the Cairo Opera House, and the beautiful skyline of the city.

Is it safe to sail on a Felucca?

Yes, sailing on a Felucca is generally considered safe. The boats are operated by experienced local sailors who are familiar with the river and its conditions. However, it’s always important to choose a reputable operator and follow safety instructions provided by the crew.

Can I book a private Felucca Sailing trip?

Yes, many tour operators offer private Felucca Sailing trips for a more personalized experience. This allows you to enjoy the boat ride with your own group, friends, or family.

Can I bring food or drinks on the Felucca?

Some Felucca tours may provide refreshments on board, while others may allow you to bring your own snacks and drinks. It’s best to check with the tour operator beforehand to know the specific arrangements.

Do I need to wear any specific clothing for the Felucca Sailing trip?

There are no specific clothing requirements, but it’s recommended to wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Additionally, don’t forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.

Is the Felucca Sailing trip available year-round?

Yes, the Felucca Sailing trips are generally available year-round, depending on weather conditions. However, it’s advisable to check with the tour operator or book in advance to confirm availability, especially during peak seasons.

Can I combine the Felucca Sailing trip with other activities in Cairo?

Yes, you can often combine a Felucca Sailing trip with other activities such as visiting the Giza Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum, or exploring the markets of Cairo. Many tour operators offer customizable packages that allow you to create your own itinerary.

Children Policy

0 – 4 free of charge
4 – 9 pay 50% of tour price
10+ pay full tour price as per adult person

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