Full day in Aswan
Our Guide will pick you from your hotel or your cruise then you will start a day tour in Aswan Pull into Egypt’s ancient frontier town of the south, Aswan. Visit the Unfinished obelisk (a huge obelisk dating back to the 18th dynasty that was left unfinished). It is nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. You’ll also have the chance to visit the impressive High Dam (An engineering miracle was constructed between 1960 and 1970.), the country’s powerhouse for both irrigation and electricity. you’ll hop on board A “Felucca” (sailing boat powered by wind) to takes you to picturesque Agilika Island where we enjoy a guided tour of Philae Temple - dedicated to the goddess Isisl, the Elephantine Island and offers you a view of the majestic mausoleum of His Highness the Aga Khan, and kitcheners then have Lunch at Nubian restaurant. As the sun sets, there is free time to shop in the colorful souk (market) full of fragrant spices, amulets, textiles and souvenirs. (Aswan Market is famous for dry dates, Herbs, and handmade souvenirs) After this Aswan day tours back to your cruise or the hotel.