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Aswan Philae Temple, Unfinished Obelisk and High Dam Private Half-Day Tour

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  • 5 hr

Explore the highlights of Aswan from ancient to modern; High Dam, Philae temple and the Unfinished Obelisk in this private half-day tour, with a private tour guide. Hear the stories of the Nubian immigration and learn more about their culture.With door-to-door transfer by a private A/C vehicle from your hotel, Nile Cruise or port in Aswan

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Aswan High Dam

our tour guide will pick you up from Hotel / Nile Cruise on time, by air-conditioned car.In the way your guide will give you general information about your day tour, start by visiting the High Dam; an epic engineering accomplishment achieved between 1960 and 1970. It was largely financed and supervised by the Soviet Union.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Philae

Proceed to visit the magnificent Greco Roman Temple of the goddess Isis; the chief deity of the island using a small motorboat to get there.

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: Unfinished Obelisk

Then, to the unfinished Obelisk, about 40 meters in length and 1000 tons, which is considered to be the longest and the heaviest obelisk ever cut in Egypt, most probably belongs to the famous queen Hatshepsut. Then, drive back to your hotel in Aswan.

Duration: 1 hour