Tour code: 3124ASW09

Board a private felucca on the Nile, navigate Aswan’s cataracts and visit Soheil Island, a Nubian community in the heart of the river. Discover Nubia’s rich culture and ancient history on a 3-hour tour with an Egyptologist, meet the locals and get a glimpse of daily life in a Nubian house. 


  • Private tour to Soheil Island by boat
  • Experience Nubian culture and lifestyle
  • Sail by motorised boat on the Nile river (conditions permitting)
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour

What You Can Expect

Private Boat Tour: Soheil Island

Private Half Day Soheil Island Tour

Sail to Soheil Island for an insight into the Nubian lifestyle. The island is home to a Nubian Village. Here you will visit a Nubian house and spend time with the Nubian people, learning about their history, culture and lifestyle.

Customer Reviews

Martin K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2013

An excellent trip to a rather unique location. Pleasant tour of other islands and cataracts before and after arrival, and an excellent tour guide.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2010

A great experience. Our guide was first class.

Linda S USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2010

An unforgettable slice of Egyptian village life from another time. Excellent guide and beautiful villagers. My idea of perfect peace.

Michael W

3 star rating: Worth doing April 2012

Only a short Felucca ride then on to a beautifull botanic garden. A very pleasant relaxing spot away from the hasslers. Short lived however as then you are on a motor boat, it is not quite the same. dissappointed i am afraid

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