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Nile Crystal cruise Cairo

Nile Crystal cruise Cairo

Nile Crystal cruise Cairo information, tours, prices, booking

Nile Crystal cruise Cairo is one of the most elegant cruising restaurants on the Nile. The dock of Nile Crystal cruise Cairo is on Maadi Cornish in Cairo. Nile Crystal known to have the best quality of service one can find on a Nile cruise in Egypt. Moreover, the house band performs your all-time favorite Western and Oriental tunes. It is with a twist, as you dine on either a Open Buffet or Set Menu. Furthermore, Nile Crystal cruise Cairo program includes spectacular belly dancing show. It also includes a folklore band, with the unforgettable colorful Tanoura spin. It is in keeping with Whirling Dervishes tradition.

In fact, Nile Crystal cruise Cairo features Onyx Nile cruise and Topaz Nile cruise. They have 4 banquet rooms. They located in 2 decks. One Banquet room is on each deck. Moreover, the capacity of the banquet room is from 150 – 200 guest. In fact, Nile Crystal cruise Cairo is near to Roda Island Nilometer. Roda Island Nilometer located on the southern tip of Roda Island. It faces Old Cairo. It has the properties of being one of the oldest structures in Cairo having a link to Egypt’s pharaonic past. Roda Island Nilometer built after the Arab conquest. Roda Island Nilometer and other Nilometers used to measure the flood levels of the Nile River. It is a heritage of Egypt’s distant past.

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Such structures doted the course of Egypt’s grand river. These types of devices continued to be useful up until the modern era when the Nile tamed by modern dams. Nile Crystal cruise Cairo is also near to Coptic Museum. Coptic museum in Cairo located inside the ruins of the Roman Babylon Fortress. It is in Old Cairo. Old Cairo is an area full of Coptic sites. The Coptic sites include Hanging church, St. George church and St. Barbara church. Nobody would ever believe that the foundation of the Coptic Museum dates back to the era of the Persians. A lot of items added afterwards by the Roman emperors August and Trajan.

Nile Crystal cruise Cairo is also near to Ben Ezra Synagogue. The Synagogue sometimes referred as the El-Genizah Synagogue. Moreover, it also called the Synagogue of the Palestinians. Ben Ezra Synagogue situated in Old Cairo, Egypt. According to local tradition, it located on the site where baby Moses found.

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Nile Crystal cruise is also near to Amr Ibn Al Aas mosque. In fact, the mosque located north of the Roman Fortress of Babylon. It is actually on the edge of Fustat, the temporary city which founded by Amr. In fact, it was an Islamic learning center long before Al Azhar Mosque. Moreover, it could hold up to 5,000 students. Amr Ibn Al Aas Mosque built on an area of 1,500 square cubits, overlooking the Nile. The initial structure was quite simple; with walls bare of any plaster or decorations. But it was without niche (Miharb), minaret or ground cover. It had two doors on the north and two others facing Amr’s house.

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Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo

Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo

Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo information, tours, prices, booking

Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo is a great way to spend a Cairo evening. Moreover, it is a unique way to enjoy a sumptuous lunch on the Nile. In fact, Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo begins in Giza and traverses the Nile to the downtown area. And then back, taking approximately two hours. Moreover, on board you will entertained by a belly dancer and an Egyptian singer, as well as a folkloric show. Western Music also played.

While you enjoy the entertainment, you will served a lovely buffet dinner with a variety of entrees. Furthermore, the decor of the venue done in Pharaonic style and adds much to the jovial mood. In fact, the cruise operates four times a day, the first time at 2:30 for lunch, then again at 4:30. Dinner cruises leave at 8:00, then again at 10:00 pm. Reservations are a must and major credit cards accepted.

Address: 138 Nile Street, Giza, Cairo.
Tel: +202 2688 6669.

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Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo is near to Nile City Boat. Nile City Boat has five different restaurants and amazing views of the Nile. It located by the 6th of October Bridge on Zamalek in Cairo. It is a great place to visit for lunch or dinner. Chili’s is a well known international brand. It is one of the most frequented places on board. Moreover, it offers Tex Mex meals. It offers indoor and outdoor seating. Both are with good views of the river. Johnny Carino’s is another restaurant on board the moored Nile City Boat. It offers wonderful Italian cuisines. Cuisines include pastas, pizzas, soups, and salads.

Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo is also near to Giza Zoo. Giza Zoo is one of the most beautiful zoos in the world. It is the most inhabited by the various animal and plant species. Giza Zoo area is about 80 acres. It located near the west bank of the Nile. Its northern tip overlooks Cairo University. Giza Zoo not far from Cairo Downtown and it linked to it by many buses. Giza Zoo is under the supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture in Egypt.

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In fact, Nile Pharaoh cruise Cairo is also near to Al Manial Palace. Al Manial Palace built to commemorate and memorize Islamic Art. It is one of the most important and historic museums. Al Manial Palace represents a crucial period in modern Egyptian history. It also represents portrays in detail the life of the Royal Family. The architectural designs distinguish Al Manial Palace from the other museums in Egypt. Its Modern Islamic art carrying the essence of Moroccan, Persian and Syrian styles.

Nile Pharaoh cruise is also near to Tahrir Square. Tahrir Square means Liberation Square. It called “Ismailia Square”. It located downtown of Cairo in Egypt. Khedive Ismail commissioned the new downtown district’s ‘Paris on the Nile’ design. It was in 19th century. After the Egyptian Revolution of 1919, the square became known as Tahrir Square. The square not renamed until the Egyptian Revolution of 1952. The revolution changed Egypt from a constitutional monarchy into a republic. The square was a focal point for the Egyptian Revolution of 2011.

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Nile Maxim cruise Cairo

Nile Maxim cruise Cairo

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Nile Maxim cruise Cairo is a cruising restaurant in Cairo. In fact, it offers an exceptional and luxurious model of the cruising restaurants in Cairo. Moreover, it is the only one which serves “A La Carte” International cuisine. Furthermore, Nile Maxim cruise Cairo features live entertainment program. The program adds an unforgettable atmosphere to the whole scenery. It also features extravaganza Band‚ Belly Dancer and the Folkloric Tanoura show “Spin Man”. The capacity of Nile Maxim cruise Cairo Venue can accommodate up to 350 guests. It is with a flexible and adjustable set up. It is according to reservations and nature of event.

In fact, Nile Maxim cruise Cairo makes 3 trips daily. Each is for 2 hours starting with the sunset cruise. Upon special request other cruises offered for Breakfast, lunch, or Super Late Dinner. In fact, Nile Maxim cruise Cairo indeed is the most favorable and first choice of the top VIP clients. It is reputable organization. The cruise ship had the pleasure to host Presidents, Prime Ministers and Ministers. Moreover, the cruise also did for Ambassadors & Political Delegations and EU 2007. Furthermore, Nile Maxim cruise Cairo also hosted African Football Cup delegations. Nile Maxim cruise is near to Gezira Sporting Club. It is the largest multi sport facility in Egypt and founded in 1882.

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In fact, the cruise ship is also near to Tower of Cairo. The tower is 187 meter high and in the form of a latticework tube. It fans out at the top. Moreover, it imitates a lotus plant. Cairo Tower ranks the fourth among the world highest towers. It is nice to be up high in Cairo. Furthermore, Cairo Tower gives one a prospective view of this great city. It is with it’s modern and ancient districts. One of the best views is from the Cairo Tower. It is just north of the Modern Art museum. Cairo Tower provides a panoramic vision of Cairo. Cairo Tower made of granite. It is the same material which often used by the ancient Egyptians. It is about 45 meters higher than the Great Pyramid at Giza.

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Cairo Felucca Ride

Cairo Felucca Ride Egypt

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Cairo Felucca ride is one of the most relaxing experiences. You can escape to Cairo Felucca ride after feeling exhausted. You will hear and see the exhilarating nature of the Egyptian capital while you are on Cairo Felucca. While comfortably seated on cushioned benches, take time to observe the Felucca captain maneuvering his sail. A know-how that transmitted since ancient times from father to son. Marvel at the city’s high skyscrapers, bridges and monuments that overlook the Nile River. Feluccas are the traditional sailboats of Egypt’s Nile. Egyptians and foreigners alike enjoy a relaxing Felucca ride. Cairo Felucca ride is perfect for catching the breeze on a hot summer night.

Cairo Felucca ride is ideal for an impromptu party after work. It is a romantic evening and for soothing the tots on the weekends. It is usual for friends to get together and rent Cairo Felucca. In fact, it will be for an hour or two for a small social gathering. Such gatherings after sunset, may not do much sailing at all. But simply sit in a quiet cove where everyone can enjoy the lights on the banks and the river traffic. The felucca has remained over the centuries, the primary transportation of the Nile. Motorized barges transport bulk material. Modern cruise ships transport tourists, but the felucca remains despite modern alternatives. Cairo Felucca relies on the breeze which builds during the day and subsides at night. It also relies on Nile River’s current.

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Egypt blessed with a predominant wind. It pushes sailboats upriver and allow them to return on its current downstream. Some of the craft today used to carry tourists. They wish to enjoy a peaceful journey carried along by the gentle breeze and the currents of the river. Cairo Felucca ride often included in many standard tours. Some feluccas carry passengers for longer voyages of several days. The adventurous tourists only take part in these. It is because the accommodations are rather primitive. Few feluccas now made of wood. The basic layout has changed. They don’t have a keel as such but a heavy center plate. It can raised in the shallows. The sails are low tech affairs which made of native cotton and other natural fibers.

Cairo Felucca furnished with cushions around the circumference. A table fixed in the middle. One can enjoy picnic style lunch or dinner. It is while enjoying a different view of the metropolis. Your captain tucks his Galabeyya about his waist and steers with his feet. It is while drawing and letting the sail to and fro as the vessel tacks up and down the Nile. Galabeyya is tradition Egyptian male dress. There are several places in Cairo available for those who want Cairo felucca ride. They usually parked on the side of the Nile in unique spots. There are places near Sultana Boat in Maadi. It allows more varied and longer ride. It is because there are no bridges obstruct the feluccas cruising.

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The ones in town near the Helnan Shepheards and the Grand Hayatt are also fine. Felucca ride can also enjoyed in most other tourists towns along the Nile. It is especially at Luxor and Aswan. It is where they are easy to find along the main riverfront streets. While in Cairo, you can book Cairo Felucca ride to explore the city’s river front. Your Felucca will sail down the Nile from an island to another. The experience is even more exciting when carried out at night. It is when the city lights come to life, providing an romantic setting.

You can book your Cairo Felucca ride when booking your holiday package. Moreover, you can also ask your hotel or us to make the arrangements when in Cairo. You also can show up at Cairo Felucca dock and negotiate your ride with the captain. Keep in mind that group rates are low. It will thus be a great idea to take along some friends.

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