Tours in Aswan

Egypt is the cradle of civilization and a contrast of experiences. Flying Carpet Tours offering you the chance to explore one of the most beautiful cities in Egypt; Aswan has always been known by the charming nature and the great history. Experience amazing Aswan Tours and try unforgettable tours to the most popular and well known sites in the city such as Philae Temple, Unfinished Obelisk, and the High Dam. Moreover you will be able to discover the culture and lifestyle of the Nubians in Nubian Village Tour.

Get delighted with Aswan Day Tours and discover the Ancient Egyptian history while visiting the main landmarks in Aswan with Aswan Dam, Philae Temple and Unfinished Obelisk Tour. Philae Temple is situated in the Island of Philae, this temple contains many ancient Egyptian sanctuaries and shrines. The temple was built during the Ptolemy’s dynasty and dedicated for the worshiping of the ancient Egyptian god Osiris, it includes two fancy temples. The Temple was relocated by UNESCO after the building of the Aswan Dam that threatened the site. Furthermore you can choose Philae Temple Sound and Light Show and enjoy a journey back in time to the ancient Egyptian Gods and kings.

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Tours in Aswan

Explore the Unfinished Obelisk and the High Dam with Aswan ExcursionsThe Unfinished Obelisk dates back to the reign of Queen Hatshepsut. It is 42m in length and was most probably abandoned when some cracks appeared in the rock, during its construction. Had this obelisk been completed, it would have been the heaviest obelisk ever cut in Ancient Egypt, weighing nearly 1100 tons. The High Dam is the greatest construction in the modern history of Egypt, built during the reign of President Gamal Abd El Nasser, as he decided to build it because of the Nile River flooding, which effected badly on many lands in Egypt.

Discover the beauty and traditions of the Nubian People with Things to do in Aswan; enjoy Nubian Village Tour, which exemplify the simple and beautiful lifestyle of Nubians, while enjoying a trip with felucca.

Aswan Day Trips offers you the chance to visit one of the most exciting and beautiful temples in Egypt; Abu Simbel Temple consists of two temples that situated in the south boarder of Egypt, carved into a mountainside, it was built for the King Ramses II, it was dedicated to the Ancient Egyptian god Amon Ra, Harmakis and Ptah. The façade consists of four statues that all belong to the Pharaohs. Today visitors see the reconstructed temples now relocated on higher ground (60 meters directly above their earlier position) after the heroic international rescue efforts to save these treasures from Lake Nasser. You can choose to explore the great temple with Visit Aswan, as Flying Carpet Tours offers Abu Simbel Tour from Aswan by Van or Abu Simbel Tour from Aswan by Plane.

Enjoy flourishing Tours from Aswan and experience Kom Ombo and Edfu Temple Tours from Aswan. Visit Kom Ombo Temple which was built during the Greco Roman period; It was constructed on the ruins of a much older. This old temple was erected during the reigns of both, King Tuthmosis III and then during the ruling period of Queen Hatshepsut, while Edfu Temple is one of the best preserved temples in Egypt and the second largest temple after Karnak. It was constructed on the Ptolemy III era and completed on the Ptolemy IV era. It was dedicated to Horus, the falcon headed god.

Below you will find amazing itineraries of Tours in Aswan.

Aswan Dam, Philae Temple and Unfinished Obelisk Tour

Itinerary


Flying Carpet Tours guide will escort you to an astonishing trip to beguile your eyes with the High Dam and its smart engineering, it was built in 1960, to protect Egypt from the annual flooding of the Nile, then Go on a fancy tour to the Unfinished Obelisk, which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks, it also was constructed by Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. As she 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. Tour also includes a visit to the majestic Philae Temple, which was built on the honor of goddess Isis the chief deity of the island, finally Flying Carpet Tours guide will escort you back to your hotel in Aswan. 


Including

  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel in Aswan
  • Excursion to Aswan Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, and Philae Temple as mentioned at the above program
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
  • English speaking guide to the sites mentioned above
  • Bottle of Mineral Water during the Excursion 
  • All transfers by air-conditioned Van
  • All service charges and taxes 

Excluding

  • Visa to Egypt 
  • Any optional tours required 
  • Tipping 


Notes:

  • Prices are quoted per person in U.S. American Dollars

Abu Simbel Tour from Aswan by Van

Itinerary


Today your dreams will come true, once you will visit the astonishing Temples of Abu Simbel ” Ramses the second Temple and Temple of Nefertari” breakfast box will be prepared at your hotel, then at 03:00 am., Flying Carpet Tours Guide will escort you by air-conditioned van to the magnificent Temple of Abu Simbel, Wander at The two Temples of Abu Simbel, which have a unique style, as They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom, Unfortunately these special Temples were suffering from the Nile flooding, consequently the Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to co-operate in order to save these temples from sinking, explore the splendor of Ramses II Temple, and then discover the fascinating cultural diversity of Nefertari Temple, Finally Flying Carpet Tours  guide will escort you back to your hotel in Aswan. 


Including

  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel in Aswan
  • Air-conditioned van Aswan / Abu simbel / Aswan
  • Excursion to Abu simbel Temple as mentioned at the above program
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
  • English speaking guide in Abu simbel
  • Bottle of Mineral Water during the Excursion 
  • All transfers by air-conditioned Van
  • All service charges and taxes 

Excluding

  • Visa to Egypt 
  • Any optional tours required 
  • Tipping


Notes:

  • Prices are quotes per person in U.S. American dollars


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