“the pearl of the Nile”  that’s how the charming city of Aswan called, which enjoys the beauty on the banks of the Nile and characterized by the charm of nature in the far south of Egypt

 It is also seen in the beauty of the Nile River, where rocks, sand and greenery lie on the banks of the Nile Valley, in addition to the brightly colored Nubian houses, along with the spread of green gardens, museums and archaeological temples on both sides of the Blue Nile

Aswan attractions have been able to attract the attention of millions annually to both inside Egypt and from all over the world, which has increased the rates of tourist inflow. Aswan not only characterized by the beauty of Nile islands 

check more about Aswan via Aswan day tours wherever you are in Egypt and enjoy nature but also rich in pharaonic monuments such as Abu Simbel temple, Philae temple, the high dam, Horus temple and Kom Ombo temple.

Aswan high Dam

Aswan High Dam is a stone fill dam situated at the northern bank between Egypt and Sudan The dam is nourished by the River Nile and the store structures Lake Nasser Development for the task started in 1960 and was finished in 1968. It was authoritatively initiated in 1971. The total budget for building was…

Nubian museum Aswan

Aswan, south of Egypt, is the home of a wonderful culture called Nubia. Nubians people have their own traditions, language and life style. Their culture was a result of ancient Egyptian and African culture engagement, when the South Africans migrated up to Egypt and settled there in the time of pharaohs. They still practice some…

Nubian Villages

Deep south of Egypt where Aswan city, you’ll find that Aswan is surrounded by many Small islands and Nubian villages on the west bank. The Nubian villages is such a cheerful  sight for being painted with bright colors, and inhabited by Nubians whom  population doesn’t exceed of 100,000. They speak their own Nubian Languages and have…

Elephantine Island

The island of Elephantine is one of major Aswan attractions floating on the Nile. The island in 12000 meters situated in the center of the Nile. It had an important strategic position of protecting the southern borders of Ancient Egypt, and during the 6th dynasty which meant more than 3000 B.C, ancient Egyptian kings constructed a fortress on…

Kom Ombo Temple

Kom ombo temple was built 180 years ago (B.C)by the Ptolemaic dynasty during the Roman invasion, what’s so special about the temple of Kom ombo that it stands right on the river bank between Edfu and Aswan which makes it a wonderful stop station for Nile cruises and a main highlight of Aswan attractions .the temple is dedicated…

Philae The Sacred Isis Temple

Philae, The Pearl of Egypt, was a beautiful island surrounded by clear blue water and black granite boulders. The nearby island of bigger, the southernmost site in Egypt proper, contained the (Burial place) of Osiris, an unapproachable sanctum within a sacred grove. Sacred Isis Temple History – Isis the sister and devoted spouse of Osiris,…

Abu Simbel Temple in Egypt

The two rock temples of Abu Simbel, mighty monuments of the “Builder Pharaoh” Ramesses II, are the southernmost on the soil of modern Egypt. In antiquity, the territory of Abu Simbel was part of Lower Nubia, among the whose conquered population the presence of the massive temples was intended to inspire the awe of Pharaoh’s…

Aswan City Information

Aswan is a Nubian city in the south of Egypt located on the east bank of the Nile river connected to Cairo with train stations, railways and domestic flights,its the population almost about 900,000, The city of Aswan is about 85 meters above sea level, it is 879 km from Cairo, and its area about 34,608 km2.…