Unfinished obelisk
Unfinished obelisk

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Aswan high dam
Aswan high dam

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philae temple
philae temple

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Unfinished obelisk
Unfinished obelisk

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Day Tour of Aswan, Philae Temple , high dam and Obelisk

duration

About 4 hours

Overview:

Enjoy sightseeing of Aswan in Aswan Day Tour. Our tour will take you to the High Dam which formed Lake Nasser, as well as the Unfinished Obelisk to see how ancient Egyptians cut these giant stone pillars, and finally Philae Temple.

Included:

  • Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return

  • Professional English-speaking tour guide

  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle

  • Bottle water during your trip

  • All service charges and taxes

  • private motor boat to philae temple

Excluded: 

. Tickets fees of enterance sightseeing

Itineray:

Enjoy your Aswan Day Tour! the guide will pick you up from your hotel in Aswan to enjoy a day tour in the amazing city Aswan. Start your tour by visiting the High Dam, an engineering miracle built in 1960 protecting Egypt from the danger of the annual floods from the Nile. Then visit the Unfinished Obelisk there you will discover the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk belongs to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th Dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. This queen was the builder of her Temple in the western bank of Luxor.. Move on to visit the majestic and amazing Philae Temple which was built for honoring  Goddess Isis the chief deity of the island. Later you will be back to your hotel.