dahabeya la Dongola 1835

The Dongola a white lateen rigged vessel originally built in England , approximately in 1835, was the original private yacht for Sultan Hussein. The first time " Dongola" is mentioned was through Amelia B Edward's book, " A Thousand Miles up the Nile ".

 

The Dongola is the ideal place for the grand Nile tour dating back to the old times where the english lord and ladies travelled from Cairo to Aswan during winter season.

The Dongola offer 5 cabins with private bathroom , for a maximum of 10 passangers on board.

The large sundeck provides much space for relaxing and enjoying the passing by landscape of Nile valley where time stands still.

 

Enjoy the Nile trip on our historical Dahabiya Dongola , a place with spirit, charme and modern comfort.