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2 Oct 2017
“love to sail the Nile”
16 Apr 2016
“Very memorable experience”
The Glory of Nubia is an exclusive felucca on the Nile in Aswan. It's designed with attention to tradition and style in order to satisfy the needs of those seeking nothing but the best. the Glory of Nubia offers daily tours in Aswan, and adventurous...more
Jebel Tokok Marina, Aswan 1112, Egypt
+20 122 147 2627
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

our guide Mr. Abdalla Mohamed from Blue Sky Tours accompanied us on an excellent tour, we stopped at a village, we visited little shops and were offered camel rides but since I am an animal activist i declined.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

My fiancé and I booked the Glory of Nubia for a one night trip. It was a very scenic and relaxing ride, and one of the most memorable parts of our vacation in Egypt. Cruising the Nile at sunset on a sailboat with just the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank danral
Reviewed 11 October 2015

My friends and I visited Aswan last March and we decided to take a one-night cruise on the Glory of Nubia. The boat is still in good condition. In fact it was renovated this year and it's still one of the best looking boats on...More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank Mofissio
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I was on the boat with my family and it was excellent. It is something very different from being on a big cruise ship. This is a more environmentally friendly way to do it and also a much more authentic experience. Abdo, the boat manager...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank 52here-and-there
Reviewed 21 July 2011

Our sailing day on the Glory of Nubia was an adventure that left a memorable mark in our hearts. Everything on that felucca was more than perfect. The oriental atmosphere, crew, WONDERFUL food, songs, dance etc etc etc... The Glory of Nubia is an adventure...More

Date of experience: January 2011
2  Thank LizWalsal
Reviewed 11 May 2010

Wow what a felucca . It is very difficult to add more comments about this Felucca you really have to experience it yourself. From the luxury, cold drinks on arrival. The cup of tea in the fine china with cake. Dinner on the roof top....More

Reviewed 10 May 2010

I did many felucca trips on the Glory of Nubia. It's one of the best feluccas I've ever seen in Upper Egypt. Extremely spacious, fabulous Nubian food including water and soft drinks, comfortable mattresses and winter blankets, professional crew, Australian-style camping toilet, solar energy system...More

5  Thank Mofissio
Reviewed 4 May 2010

While I was in Aswan in March, I had the great good fortune to spend some time touring the Nile aboard the very glorious Glory of Nubia. Travelling the Nile right down on the river, vs up on a cruise boat, you get a whole...More

3  Thank flyinmom
Reviewed 30 April 2010

Glory of Nubia was an amazing way to spend a day on the Nile. Laying on plush pillows while sailing around the Nile was surreal. Getting on the boat was sort of like stepping into an Arabian nights setting. Definitely a major step up from...More

1  Thank pekII
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