Best Time to Visit Aswan

Aswan is the sunniest southern city in Egypt and it is known for its distinctively African atmosphere. Although it is a small city it is graced with an incredibly beautiful setting on the Nile. Some say that you haven’t seen the great Egyptian Nile until you’ve gone to Aswan because of the fact that although it doesn’t have the number of great ancient monuments located in Luxor, it does still have some of the most picturesque ancient & modern monuments making it among the list of the top-visited cities in Egypt. Even along the banks of the city, you will find really friendly people who welcome visitors from all around the world warmly to the colorful tapestry of history, tradition, and culture. In Aswan, you will enjoy the most from the amazing beauty o the Nubian culture to the bewitching relics of ancient Egypt.

The Best Time to Visit Aswan 2023

When to Visit Aswan - Trips In Egypt

Aswan’s weather has some relaxing & rejuvenating prosperities and this is the main reason which makes tourists come to enjoy their fabulous vacation in Aswan, touring around its fabulous landmarks & sightseeing. Generally speaking, the best time to visit Aswan is during the winter season as summer in Upper Egypt is really scorch but summer is good too if you are a group of swimmers. For more details, kindly check our detailed article below to know all about the weather in Aswan and what is the most recommended time for you to visit the Nubian city?

Overall Aswan Travel Experience by Season

Aswan Travel Experience by Season - Trips In Egypt

  • Spring Season (From March to May)

The spring season is very warm in Aswan city as highs range from 41.6°C and 28.3°C and the later months represent warmer temperatures. There is no existence of rain in Aswan during the spring season and this could be the main reason for making that time fairly slow for tourism in Aswan. You can have the best deal to travel and spend as much time as you want during that magnificent season.  

  • Summer Season (From June to August)

Months in the middle of the year show extreme hot weather and of course, based on this, you will witness in them the least precipitation with zero percent. Tourism from July till August is the least in comparing to other months in Aswan and that is why all types of accommodation and lodging cost less in comparing to the usual time.

  • Autumn Season (From September to November)

Weather in fall is warmer than being comfortable and it shows daily highs ranging from 40.5°C and 28.6°C. tourism during the autumn season is the second busiest during those months because of the beautiful weather in such a season and this affects the costs of accommodation & tours so prices may get higher.

  • Winter Season (From December to February)

Winter represents the most suitable month in Aswan to enjoy the most imaginary tour since it is cool in Aswan and the weather is enjoyable for all tourists. The average high temperature between those seasons is 28.5°C and 22.6°C. You can see insignificant rain during that season and it is the busiest and the best season of tourism in Aswan.

How to Book A Tour in Aswan??

After checking the best time for you to come to visit the amazing Aswan city based on the most suitable duration of time for you and once you decide on the elements of Aswan day tours, you can contact us so that we start your booking procedures based on your requests and of course, our tour operators will share with you the most important advice regarding all of your bookings and the required tours to enjoy the best possible time in Aswan city with the team of “Trips in Egypt”.

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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.

What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

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.

Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?

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$.

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Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

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What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

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.

What is the Weather is Like?

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 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 23 ¡ÆC in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 32 ¡ÆC in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?

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.

Should I Give Tips in Egypt?

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.

Can I Enter the Pyramids?

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

How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?

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.

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