Day Tour of Aswan , Philae temple, High Dam and Obelisk
From $ 76
See the highlights of Aswan in your Aswan Day Tour. Our daily tours will take you to the High Dam that created Lake Nasser, as well as the Unfinished Obelisk to see how ancient Egyptians cut these huge stone pillars, and finally Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis.
Your Hotel in Aswan
Why you'll love this trip:
Explore some of Aswan's top sights in just one day by visiting the Great temple of Philae, The Unfinished Obelisk and the High Dam
Enjoy a full day trip to Aswan to visit the Great Temple of Philae, The Unfinished Obelisk and the High Dam.
This private tour of the Philae Temple, Aswan High Dam and unfinished Obelisk showcases three of Aswan’s most popular sites. Travelers will get an up close look at the dam that divides the Nile from Lake Nasser, marvel at the sheer size of the unfinished Obelisk and revel in the natural beauty of Philae Temple’s island home
Visit the High Dam and enjoy panoramic views across the Nile River and Lake Nasser
Discover the Island home of the Philae Temple
Very comfortable – Pickup and drop off from / to your location in Aswan
Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy
Informative Egyptologist tour guide to give you the great chance to understand the rich history
The tour gives you the opportunity to explore the greatest sites of Aswan in a very limited time frame
Most probably this obelisk belongs to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. The unfinished obelisk is considered the largest piece of stone ever handled.
Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel or Nile Cruise in Aswan to visit Aswan's temple .Temple of Isis at Philae which its construction started during the reign of Ptolemy II and completed by the Roman emperors. And it was dedicated to goddess Isis which was considered the mother of god and she is the mother god Horus and the consort of God Osiris.
Then a visit to High Dam which is one of the most important achievements of the last century in Egypt .It Contains 18 times the material used in the great pyramid of Cheops and It provides Egypt with the water and electricity
After that Ending the tour with Aswan Granite Quarries as Aswan was considered as the main granite supplier for all Egypt. You will find there the famous Unfinished Obelisk which is most probably belonged to Queen Hatshepsut in the 18th dynasty. It measures about 42 meters and it's considered as the heaviest obelisk ever cut in ancient Egypt. Then, you will be escorted by air conditioned vehicle to the hotel
Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return.
Professional English-speaking tour guide.
Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.
All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
Bottled water during your trip.
All service charges & taxes.
Any extras not mentioned in the program.
6 Person & more
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
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