Abu Simbel , Philae Temple, High Dam and Unfinished Obelisk

11 hr

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Aswan High Dam, Manteqet As Sad Al Aali, Aswan Egypt

Start your tour to the High Dam, an engineering miracle built in 1960 protecting Egypt from annual floods from the Nile.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Unfinished Obelisk, Sheyakhah Oula, Aswan Egypt

Proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Aswan High Dam, Manteqet As Sad Al Aali, Aswan Egypt

Start your tour to the High Dam, an engineering miracle built in 1960 protecting Egypt from annual floods from the Nile.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Unfinished Obelisk, Sheyakhah Oula, Aswan Egypt

Proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows 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 owner of Al Deir El-Bahari temple in the eastern bank of Luxor. Also there is an opinion said that it belongs to Queen Nefertiti.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Temple of Philae, Island of Agilika, Aswan Egypt

Then onto the majestic Philae Temple which was built on the honor of goddess Isis the chief deity of the island.


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel, Aswan Governorate, Nile River Valley

Transfer to Abu Simbel by air-conditioned vehicle, The two Temples of Abu Simbel , with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom.
The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to co-operate in order to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramsses II himself.
The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramssess II.The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God together as one.


Duration: 1 hour

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Important Details

Included
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
  • All service charges & taxes
  • Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return
  • Entry/Admission - Aswan High Dam
  • Entry/Admission - Unfinished Obelisk
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places
  • Professional tour guide
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Philae
Not Included
  • Tipping
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program
Departure Point
Aswan, Aswan Governorate, Egypt
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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