1 day tour in Aswan
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Aswan Tour Visiting Philae Temple, Unfinished Obelisk, and High Dam in Aswan See the highlights of picturesque Aswan on a comprehensive tour with an expert Egyptologist guide. Traveling by train start with views of the Aswan High Dam.
the massive 1960s structure was built to counter the annual flooding of the Nile. Admire the dam and then see the Unfinished Obelisk. a gigantic, half-carved obelisk abandoned in its quarry by ancient quarrymen. Later, ride a boat to Philae Temple, renowned for its beautiful island location. Tour the magnificent courts, terraces, and chambers dedicated to the goddess Isis before returning to Aswan proper.
The day begins at 8 am when your Egyptologist guide collects you from the airport, or your hotel or cruise ship, for a day tour of the stunning Nile-side city of Aswan. You’ll travel by air-conditioned vehicle to view the Aswan High Dam.
an engineering miracle built in the 1960s to control the flooding of the Nile. Aswan Tour Visiting Philae Temple, Unfinished Obelisk, and High Dam in Aswan Next on your itinerary is the Unfinished Obelisk. a part-carved obelisk abandoned in its quarry by ancient quarrymen: your guide will explain the techniques used by craftsmen to create these classic monuments. Most likely this obelisk was created for Queen Hatshepsut.
Here you’ll explore the pylons, columns, and courtyards of the stunning temple of Isis, the Egyptian fertility goddess whose cult spread from Egypt across the Roman Empire. Drop-off at your hotel is at around 4 pm.