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Aswan Sightseeing Tour

Starting from 70 $.

Splendid Aswan Sightseeing Tour

Enjoy a private day tour to explore Aswan sightseeing accompanied by a private Egyptologist tour guide to casting your eyes on best attractions in Aswan such as the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, and Philae temple, then back to your hotel in Aswan. It’s time to enjoy a trip you will never forget it, book us now!!!

Aswan Sightseeing Tour is More Than Enough to Explore The Living Wonders of Egypt

The beauty of Egypt cannot be measured or quantified by any means. The video does a great job of reflecting the enchanting immortal wonders of Egypt but nothing beats the real thing. Listen to the true calling of destiny and cast your eyes on the purest definitions of ancient, allure and natural.

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Tour Location Will be in Aswan.

Tour Duration for 1 Day.

Tour Availability Every Day.

Pickup Point and Drop Point Will be at Your Hotel or Cruise. 

Aswan Sightseeing Tour Highlights:

  • Philae Temple.

  • Unfinished Obelisk.

  • Aswan High Dam.

Your Aswan Attractions Day Tour

In the morning time, we will pick you up from your hotel or Nile cruise in Aswan to enjoy a guided tour of the best destinations in the Nubian city. Your Aswan sightseeing tour will start by paying a visit to:

Philae Temple

Philae temple is located on the island of Philae a small island in the middle of the Nile River, located 4 km south of the Aswan reservoir, this island was composed of pink granite rocks. The temple was built for (The Goddess Isis), by the pharaoh (Ptolemy II). Later, and the Roman kings completed its construction.

After your tour in Philae Temple, you will have your lunch then head to visit:

The Unfinished Obelisk

The unfinished obelisk is largest obelisk in the history of mankind, located in the northern region of the crushers in ancient Egypt in Aswan. Hatshepsut issued orders to create an obelisk composed of one piece of stone weighing over 1000 tons to be placed in the "Temple of Karnak", but the ancient Egyptian engineers left it after they discovered a crack that prevents its use 

Finally, end your Aswan sightseeing tour by visiting:

The High Dam of Aswan

Aswan high dam is the largest and greatest engineering project of the 20th century in terms of architecture and engineering, surpassing other giant global projects. The High Dam was set up to protect Egypt from high floods that destroyed large areas of land leading to the Mediterranean Sea. The height of the dam is 111 meters and its width at the top is 40 meters. Enjoy your time there and capture these magical moments.

Then we will transfer you back to your hotel in Aswan.

Note: If you didn't find what you are looking for then you can check our Aswan day tours and choose your trip.​

Tour Inclusions

  • Pick up services from your hotel / Nile Cruise and return.
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Private Egyptologist tour guide.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
  • All Service charges & taxes .
  • Lunch during your Tour

Tour Exclusions

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tipping.

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    Amazing, wonderful and unforgettable tour!!
    Amazing day tour with “Trips in Egypt” than you our tour guide Ismail.

    Rating: 5 / 5

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General Tips:

  • The Egyptian pound is the currency of Egypt, and all types of Credit cards are used in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest methods of travel within Cairo but a private car is more safe & comfortable.
  • Stay Hydrated during the summer at all time and don't drink any tap water.
  • Keep your tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.
  • Wear comfortable shoes like a closed toe shoes to easily travel across Egypt terrain.

Quality Measures:

  • Behold the great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and valley temple.
  • Explore the allure of Luxor in Hatshepsut temple, Valley of the Kings, Luxor Temple, Karnak temple and more.
  • Tour across the captivating wonders of ancient history at the Egyptian Museum.
  • Discover the Natural magic of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya
  • Swim, Dive and snorkel in mesmerizing Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.

You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.

We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.

Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.

They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.

The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.

It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.

Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.

Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.