escee.com TRAVEL - Felucca/Nile River - 1/11 After returning from Abu Simbel, some of us boarded a felucca, which is a type of sailboat typical of this region, to set sail down the Nile for the next two days. Some of the 'softies' even joined us! But others upgraded to a five-star cruise ship. Copyright © 2006-2019 RTR/escee.com. All rights reserved. Neither photos nor content may be reproduced without express written consent from copyright holder.