Discover Aswan in 7-10 days
From € 425 per person (7 days) or € 549 per person (10 days).
Incl. excursions, accommodation (b&b), transfers, assistance. Excl. flights.
DAY TO DAY PROGRAM
Day 1: Arrival in Aswan; sightseeing trip in Aswan centre and over the new, modern bridge that connects the Westbank with the Eastbank, to the Nubian village.
Day 2: Excursion to the Isis temple on Philae Island, to the High Dam of Lake Nasser and to the Unfinished Obelisk.
Day 3: Cycling-tour on the Westbank: the villages, the desert roads and the agricultural areas along the Nile.
Day 4: No program. You might e.g. take the ferry to Aswan centre and visit the market, the Nubian museum, the floating restaurants etc.
Optional: a day trip to the world famous temples of Ramses in Abu Simbel.
Day 5: A very relaxed sailing day on a felucca, with visits to the botanical gardens on Kitchener Island and to Elephantine Island.
Day 6: A camel trip in the desert to the centuries old Monastery of Saint Simeon and to the Mausoleum of the Agha Khan. Lunch on "Nubian beach" Barber and visit to the Nubian village Gharb-Sehel.
Day 7: Last day; no program, time to do some shopping etc.
Participants for the 10 days program go on board the felucca for a 3 days sailing trip.
Day 7: We sail to Daraw and visit the camel market (only on Sunday morning!)
Day 8: Sailing to Kom Ombo, and visit the unique double temple
Day 9: Slowly we sail back to Aswan
Day 10: Last day; no program, time to do some shopping etc.