Aswan, a city on the Nile River, has been southern Egypt’s strategic and commercial gateway since antiquity. It contains significant archaeological sites like the Philae temple complex, on Agilkia Island near the landmark Aswan Dam. Philae’s ruins include the columned Temple of Isis, dating to the 4th century B.C. Downriver, Elephantine Island holds the Temple of Khnum, from the Third Dynasty.
Aswan situated on the eastern bank of the Nile 899 km south of Cairo, 220Km (137 miles) to the south of Luxor. Aswan takes its name from the ancient Egyptian word “Swan”, meaning “the market”. Aswan is considered the most beautiful winter resort not only in Egypt but also in the whole world as it is distinguished by its fascinating nature and serenity far from the bustle of the cities, and its warm weather which is characterized by dryness and sunshine throughout the year.
Get excited with interesting Aswan Excursions that offers a lot of Exciting Aswan tours to famous landmarks such as Philae Temple, High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk ,the famous Abu Simbel and more places, pend a pleasant time wandering along the Nile Cornish where the sandy tourmaline desert merges with granite rocks around aquamarine isles covered with the palm trees and Planets, take Nile cruise with sail boats at sunset or a tour in the market which Abounds in Handicrafts, local products , spices and perfumes.
Aswan Day Tours will make you spending one of the most wonderful tours in Egypt , Aswan city is a great mixture between the fabulous nature and the archaeological sites, Discover Things to do in Aswan, Enjoy Aswan Dam, Philae Temple and Unfinished Obelisk Tour,or listen to the story of Isis & Osiris at night At Sound and Light Show Aswan, know more about Nubian culture via Nubian Village Aswan It is fabulous memorable experience you have to try with Luna Travel Egypt .