Merit Dahabiya 2 Cruise Ship, Egypt


    • Luxurious two-masted river boat
    • Visit unique historical places along the River Nile
    • Open-air heated jacuzzi on board

The Merit Dahabiya 2 Nile River Cruise is a luxurious 50-meter sailboat that sails the Nile River. There are 8 fully furnished deluxe cabins, each with an individually controllable air conditioning unit, mini bar, and openable panoramic window. Each cabin also has its own private bathroom, with a shower cabin featuring hot and cold water, a hair dryer, a mirror, and slippers. Guests will enjoy attentive service from the 24-hour front office, as well as from the indoor and sundeck restaurants, the bar, and the reading lounge. The sundeck features 10 sun beds as well as an open-air heated hot tub.

This river cruise ship offers two different itineraries, each packed with historical sites, temples, and breathtaking views. During the cruise, guests will have the opportunity to visit the Luxor and Karnak Temples, the West Bank (including the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple, and the Colossi of Memnon), the Temple of Edfu, Kom Ombo Temple, and the Philae Temple. Guests also get to see the Aswan High Dam, which is the world’s largest embankment dam and one of Egypt's most impressive engineering feats.

Book your Nile River cruise aboard the Merit Dahabiya 2 today.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | no scuba diving


Included: VAT, Fuel Surcharge, Port Fees, Visas and Fees, Airport Transfer, Hotel Transfer, Drinking Water, Soft drinks, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Beach BBQ, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Beach Towels, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels, WiFi internet.

Optional Extras: Gratuities, Alcoholic Beverages, Land Excursions.

Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.

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Boat features

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • TV in cabins
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Free Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Cabins
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Leisure Deck
  • Observation Deck
  • Bar
  • BBQ Area
  • Available for Charter
  • Jacuzzi / Hot Tub

Food & Drinks

  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Vegan Options
  • Fine Wines Selection
  • Free Soft Drinks
  • Beach BBQ
  • Welcome Cocktails

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.

Languages Spoken

The crew speaks English, German, and French.

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2011
  • Year renovated 2021
  • Length 50 meters
  • Deck area Yes
  • Max guests 16
  • Number of cabins 8
  • Number of bathrooms 8
  • Freshwater maker Yes

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares