Kemet Travel – Welcoming you onboard MÖVENPICK MS DARAKUM is one of the largest vessels cruising the river Nile between Luxor and Aswan. Its Moroccan inspired design makes it stand out and it offers an unforgettable journey while cruising through 7,000 Years of history. A Variety of recreational activities are available including a swimming pool, sun deck with recreational area, themed parties and a gym.

The MS/Darakum operates the long-cruise between Cairo/Aswan and vice versa from Mid of February-Mid of November. It’s the new rebirth and unification of the Nile Valley tours. A Cruise for over 600 miles an approximate of 870 KM across Egypt from South (Aswan / Cairo ) 15 days 14 Nights. to North (Cairo / Aswan) and vice versa. New experience aboard the cruise to approach the unreachable beauty of Egypt’s history and glory of archeology. As the water level goes down from Mid of November-Mid February, the vessel operates the short cruise (Luxor/Aswan and vice versa) during this period.

Technical Specifications
•Length 72 m – Width 15 m – Height 11.25 m.
-Water Purification Comprehensive System.
-Electric Current 220 volts.
•Fire Alarm and sprinkler System.
•03 Engines 475 hp each.
•03 Generators 320 kw each
•Marine Satellite.
•Speed with the current: 15 m/h, speed against the
current: 14 m/h
44 cabins (20 sqm)
– 02 deluxe cabins- 2nd Floor (26 sqm)
02 Senior Suites- 3rd Floor (40 sqm)
02 Senior Suites- 4th Floor (34 sqm)
02 Panorama Suites- 3rd Floor (34 sqm)

Location of Mövenpick MS Darakum

The Mövenpick MS Darakum enjoys a private dock in Luxor located in Al Bughdadi District only 15 Km south from Luxor airport. Cruise the Nile and enjoy beautiful scenery while exploring the wonders of the ancient world

Kemet Travel – DARAKUM Nile Cruise



The Mövenpick MS Darakum Features 44 cabins, 02 deluxe cabins and 06 suites. uniquely designed in a Moroccan inspired décor with panoramic views of the Nile. Each cabin has either two twin beds or a king-size bed, private bathroom with bathtub, individually controlled AC hairdryer, mini bar, satellite LCT TV, internal telephone, safe deposit box, 2 life jackets and free WIFI 

Kemet Travel – Darakum Room


Dining and entertainment

Mövenpick MS Darakum offers a variety of dining and entertainment options. The main restaurant provides creatively themed buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The uniquely designed lounge bar is the perfect venue for afternoon tea, cocktails as well as dancing and entertainment in the evenings. 

Kemet Travel – Darakum Restaurant


The Sun Deck offers a variety of beverages and snacks while relaxing and enjoying the stunning views of the river Nile. A special recreational program is available and includes a cocktail reception. An oriental show.

Kemet Travel – DARAKUM Sundeck