Dahabiyya are beautifully crafted sailboats which were a very popular means of Nile travel amongst the wealthy and aristocrats in the good old day's .In more recent times, Dahabiyyas have experienced a revival in popularity crafted sailboat of yesteryear with all the modern comforts and luxuries of today's world.

A wonderful alternative to today's large Nile cruise boats, A Dahabiyya conjures up memories of a bygone area on the Nile, a river steeped in mystery and romance, and rich in the history of ancient Egypt. It offers the opportunity to experience the Nile under sail, enjoying the peace, serenity and romanticism that only a sailboat can provide.