Aswan Top Attractions

Aswan may be a small Egyptian city, but it is very significant part of Ancient Egypt. The history and evidences are beautifully set for tourist to explore along the tranquillity of Nile River. After the Dam is built, Nile River represents its serene appearance with Lake Nasser.

Here are the most intriguing pieces of Aswan that make them significant and glorious:

  1. Along the Nile Banks:

Stretched across the life altering view of Nile, Aswan brings some incomparable beauties made by mankind:

  • Aswan High Dam
  • St. Simeon Monastery
  • The Unfinished Obelisk
  • Tombs Chapel of the Nobles
  • Temple of Philae
  • Temple of Kom Ombo
  • Temple de Khnoum
  • Temple of Isis
  • Temple of Kalabsha
  1. Museums and Parks:

Not only that, Aswan preserves the culture and history with its beautifully choreographed museum and gardens and parks that preserve the beauty of the nature. They are:

  • Nubian Museum
  • Aswan Museum
  • Nile Museum
  • Mausoleum of Aga Khan
  • The Fatimid Cemetery
  • Animalia
  • Salouga and Ghazal Nature Reserve
  • Aswan Botanical Garden
  • TOTO Plaza
  • Jazirat al Malik
  • Feryal Garden
  1. Historical Monuments:

Still, there are many historical landmarks that are left by Egypt’s ruler. They do make Aswan dazzle and shine all through. They are:

  • El-Tabia Mosque
  • Pyramid of Elephantine
  • Trajan’s Kiosk
  • Coptic orthodox cathedral of the Archangel Michael
  • Kubbet el Hawa
  • Nilometer
  1. Islands:

The best part about Aswan is that located on the banks of Nile, it has lots of small islands and village with authentic taste of Egypt. Every bit screams ‘find real Egypt colours’ here. Some mesmerising and enticing islands of Aswan are:

  • Elephantine Island
  • El Nabatat Island
  • Sehel Island
  • Agilkia Island
  • Kitchner’s Island
  • Bigeh
  • Philae
  • Nubian Village

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