DAY 5 – PHILAE TEMPLE – CRUISE IN NILE RIVER – EGYPT

This is the first day of our Cruise in Nile River from Aswan to Luxor (going north in the Nile River) of 4 days and 3 nights for a price of 200 euros.

If you get the tour by the link below you help us to continue Flying With Flow! 😉

www.civitatis.com/es/asuan/crucero-nilo-3-noches-asuan-luxor/?aid=6322

And there is a similar cruise but from Luxor to Aswan (going south in the Nile River) with one more night, as 5 days and 4 nights for 250 euros.

www.civitatis.com/es/luxor/crucero-nilo-4-noches-luxor-asuan/?aid=6322

 

THE CRUISE IN NILE RIVER ROUTE

  • Day 1 - Aswan.
  • Day 2 - Aswan, Kom Ombo and Edfu.
  • Day 3 - Edfu, Esna and Luxor.
  • Day 4 - Luxor

 

MAIN VISITS

  • Temple of Luxor,
  • Temple of Karnak,
  • Valley of the Kings,
  • Temple of Hatsepsut,
  • Colossi of Memnon,
  • Temple of Edfu,
  • Temple of Philae and
  • Temple of Kom Ombo

 

Included into the price

  • Pick up at the airport or hotel in Luxor.
  • 4 nights cruise with full board.
  • All the visits indicated in the itinerary.
  • All entries to the places visited.
  • Official guide of Spanish speaking.
  • Transfer to the airport or hotel in Aswan.
  • Discount of up to 3% on the official price.

Not included into the price

  • Tips (€ 25 per person).
  • Drinks.

10.00am – Pick up at the hotel

As included in the price we got a pick up in our hotel by a van, which bring us to the cruise. Once in the cruise the room was not ready so we left our luggages in fronst desk and go to Phila Temple.

10.30am – Philae Temple

INFORMATION
- Aswan is a city located in south Egypt next to the border with Sudan.
- The nearby construction of the High Aswan Dam in 1970 make the island of Philae to be submerged and with the help of UNESCO, the temples were moved rock by rock to an island nearby called Agilika.
- Isis Temple is the most famous temple of Philae, where the ancient Egyptians worshiped Isis, Osiris and Horus.
- The temple was started to be built on 370BC by Ptolemy II and it was completed by the Roman Emperors.
- Pilak in ancient Egyptian or Philae in Greek means “the end”, as it was defining the southern most limit of Egypt.
- Currency is Egyptian Pound (EGP) which is 1EGP=0,05EUR

To  arrive Philae Temple we got a little boat.

The entrance of Philae Temple.

 

 

The hieroglyphics. It is amazing to thing that is over there, since thousands of years...

Playing with the lights and amazed with everything...

 

The location.

On the way back to the cruise we stopped in a shop and I have found curious this tag with the alphabet.

 

2.30pm – Check in at the Cruise

After visiting Philae Temple we didi the check in at the cruise and we got our rooms.

This is not a view to the Nile River, it is directly to wake up in the Nile River!

Our cruise.

The Cruise! Sailing The Nile River⛵️ Imagine to wake up, and be here... • ▪️ADVICES▪️ - We got a Cruise in Nile River from Aswan to Luxor during 4 days and 3 nights for 200 euros. (more info in website) - The Cruise includes the pick up at airport or hotel, all the visits and entrance fees, official spanish speaking tour guide, transfer to airport or hotel. - It is the best way to see and enjoy all the relevant and historical places along the Nile River. - Sunsets and views are amazing atop the cruise. • ▪️INFORMATION▪️ THE CRUISE IN NILE RIVER ROUTE - Day 1 - Aswan - Day 2 - Aswan, Kom Ombo and Edfu. - Day 3 - Edfu, Esna and Luxor. - Day 4 - Luxor . MAIN VISITS - Temple of Luxor - Temple of Karnak - Valley of the Kings - Temple of Hatsepsut - Colossi of Memnon - Temple of Edfu - Temple of Philae - Temple of Kom Ombo . Included into the price - Pick up at the airport or hotel in Luxor. - 4 nights cruise with full board. - All the visits indicated in the itinerary. - All entries to the places visited. - Official guide of Spanish speaking. - Transfer to the airport or hotel in Aswan. - Discount of up to 3% on the official price. . Not included into the price - Tips (€ 25 per person). - Drinks. • ▪️FLYWITHFLOW▪️ More adventures in TravelWebsite with itineraries and routes by google maps, prices, timings and knowhow: - Thailand & Cambodia - Israel & Jordan - Miami & Puerto Rico - New York City - Malaysia ... And the FWF TravelChallenges! ... Check out: www.FlyWithFlow.com ? (link in bio) • ▪️FEATURING▪️ @ctorrejonperez @camaleonidas • ▪️MUSIC ▪️ David Brubeck - Take Five • #flywithflow #abusimbel #aswan #egipto #egypt #visitegypt #thisisegypt #myegypt #egyptshots #ig_exquisite #ig_masterpiece #worldtraveler #worldtravelpics #traveltheworld #travelwriter #travelblog #passportready #travelblogger #traveladdict #blogger #postcardsfromtheworld #iamtb #travelphotography •

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3.00pm – Faluca Tour

As part of the activities of the cruise we had a little tour in a typical boat called Faluca.

Inside the faluca there was some guys playing music and singing, very funny!

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It looks like a movie...? ? No edition at all, all its real life? Tell me, this scenes could be a movie... And everything by phone, all the FlyWithFlow videos are recorded by iPhone... Should iPhone collaborate with FlyWithFlow? We will know it soon!? • Faluca sailing by The Nile River, enjoying the moment and the historic environment, and as always...having so much fun!? • ▪️ADVICES▪️ - Activity included into the Cruise. - We got a Cruise in Nile River from Aswan to Luxor during 4 days and 3 nights for 200 euros. (more info in website) - The Cruise includes the pick up at airport or hotel, all the visits and entrance fees, official spanish speaking tour guide, transfer to airport or hotel. - It is the best way to see and enjoy all the relevant and historical places along the Nile River. - Sunsets and views are amazing atop the cruise. • ▪️INFORMATION▪️ THE CRUISE IN NILE RIVER ROUTE - Day 1 - Aswan - Day 2 - Aswan, Kom Ombo and Edfu. - Day 3 - Edfu, Esna and Luxor. - Day 4 - Luxor . MAIN VISITS - Temple of Luxor - Temple of Karnak - Valley of the Kings - Temple of Hatsepsut - Colossi of Memnon - Temple of Edfu - Temple of Philae - Temple of Kom Ombo . Included into the price - Pick up at the airport or hotel in Luxor. - 4 nights cruise with full board. - All the visits indicated in the itinerary. - All entries to the places visited. - Official guide of Spanish speaking. - Transfer to the airport or hotel in Aswan. - Discount of up to 3% on the official price. . Not included into the price - Tips (€ 25 per person). - Drinks. • ▪️FLYWITHFLOW▪️ More adventures in TravelWebsite with itineraries and routes by google maps, prices, timings and knowhow: - Thailand & Cambodia - Israel & Jordan - Miami & Puerto Rico - New York City - Malaysia ... And the FWF TravelChallenges! ... Check out: www.FlyWithFlow.com ? (link in bio) ▪️FEATURING▪️ @camaleonidas @ctorrejonperez • #flywithflow #egipto #egypt #visitegypt #thisisegypt #myegypt #egyptshots #ig_exquisite #ig_masterpiece #worldtraveler #worldtravelpics #traveltheworld #travelwriter #travelblog #passportready #travelblogger #traveladdict #blogger #postcardsfromtheworld #iamtb #travelphotography •

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4.15pm – Nubian Village and Camel Ride

This activity was NOT included into the cruise so we decided to do it as we wanted to have a camel ride and see a nubian village. The price of the activity was around 30/35 euros.

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1 minute of Real Life in Egypt ? 1 minute of Real FlyWithFlow!? Riding Camels in Sahara Desert ? And having Fun with the World ? • After sailing by Faluca in The Nile River, we have a camel ride to get a colorful Nubian Village, where many adventures are going to happen! • Sorry, I don’t have lately so much extra free time to edit videos, but I love when is without cuts, not edited, when is directly, right there & right then, one minute of real life... • ▪️ADVICES▪️ - Activity NOT included into the Cruise. - We paid around 30€ for the camel ride and for the Nubian Village visit. And it was worth it! - We got a Cruise in Nile River from Aswan to Luxor during 4 days and 3 nights for 200 euros. (more info in website) - The Cruise includes the pick up at airport or hotel, all the visits and entrance fees, official spanish speaking tour guide, transfer to airport or hotel. • ▪️INFORMATION▪️ THE CRUISE IN NILE RIVER ROUTE - Day 1 - Aswan - Day 2 - Aswan, Kom Ombo and Edfu. - Day 3 - Edfu, Esna and Luxor. - Day 4 - Luxor . MAIN VISITS - Temple of Luxor - Temple of Karnak - Valley of the Kings - Temple of Hatsepsut - Colossi of Memnon - Temple of Edfu - Temple of Philae - Temple of Kom Ombo . Included into the price - Pick up at the airport or hotel in Luxor. - 4 nights cruise with full board. - All the visits indicated in the itinerary. - All entries to the places visited. - Official guide of Spanish speaking. - Transfer to the airport or hotel in Aswan. . Not included into the price - Tips (€ 25 per person). - Drinks. • ▪️FLYWITHFLOW▪️ More adventures in TravelWebsite with itineraries and routes by google maps, prices, timings and knowhow: - Thailand & Cambodia - Israel & Jordan - Miami & Puerto Rico - New York City - Malaysia ... And the FWF TravelChallenges! ... Check out: www.FlyWithFlow.com ? (link in bio) ▪️FEATURING▪️ @camaleonidas @ctorrejonperez • #flywithflow #egipto #egypt #visitegypt #thisisegypt #myegypt #egyptshots #ig_exquisite #ig_masterpiece #worldtraveler #worldtravelpics #traveltheworld #travelwriter #travelblog #passportready #travelblogger #traveladdict #blogger #postcardsfromtheworld #iamtb #travelphotography •

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4.45pm – Nubian village

We arrived by caml to the nubian village just in time for the sunset.

And we had some time to learn the letters and numbers in nubian language and also in arabic. Back to school!

With the teacher.

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The nubian village is disposed as a long street which is full of shops and vendors.

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Timelapse of this colorful Nubian Village? Nubian houses are colorful, handcraft is well done, henna tattoos are possible, varied aromatic herbs and spices, and they will offer you tea and to hold little crocodiles. • We didn’t know so much about the Nubians but we discover that is a very interesting culture with a rich history and heritage, and also a big influence in the history of Egypt. • ▪️ADVICES▪️ - Activity NOT included into the Cruise. - We paid around 30€ for the camel ride and for the Nubian Village visit. And it was worth it! - We got a Cruise in Nile River from Aswan to Luxor during 4 days and 3 nights for 200 euros. (more info in website) - The Cruise includes the pick up at airport or hotel, all the visits and entrance fees, official spanish speaking tour guide, transfer to airport or hotel. • ▪️INFORMATION▪️ - Nubian Village next to Aswan located on West Bank of the River Nile - Nubians are a non-Arab Muslim population, they were living in the geographical region known as Nubia, located southern Egypt and northern Sudan - Many Nubians were relocated in 1964 because their villages were inundated by the Aswan High Dam Lake - Famous for their horse riding skills and their impressive accuracy with bows and arrows. • ▪️FLYWITHFLOW▪️ More adventures in TravelWebsite with itineraries and routes by google maps, prices, timings and knowhow: - Thailand & Cambodia - Israel & Jordan - Miami & Puerto Rico - New York City - Malaysia ... And the FWF TravelChallenges! ... Check out: www.FlyWithFlow.com ? (link in bio) ▪️FEATURING▪️ @camaleonidas @ctorrejonperez • #flywithflow #egipto #egypt #visitegypt #thisisegypt #myegypt #egyptshots #ig_exquisite #ig_masterpiece #worldtraveler #worldtravelpics #traveltheworld #travelwriter #travelblog #passportready #travelblogger #traveladdict #blogger #postcardsfromtheworld #iamtb #travelphotography •

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To end the day we staopped in a typical nubian house to have a tea and some nubian candies. And also a henna tattoo!

I have a looong story with this henna tattoo, one day I will tell you...

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Back in Aswan we went to spices shop for a demonstration and learning.

7.30pm - Arabic party in the cruise

Well, it actually was the arabic party in the cruise next to our cruise, but anyway we got there and dress up!