Aswan Day Tours

Day Tour to the High Dam, Philae Temple, and the Unfinished Obelisk

N/A$ / Per Person

Type
Private

Duration
Approx . 5 Hrs

Location
Aswan

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Our Tour
Our Egypt Select Tours tour guide will pick you up from your hotel or Nile Cruise to visit Aswan's High Dam which is one of the most important achievements of the last century in Egypt .It Contains 18 times the material used in the great pyramid of Cheops and It provides Egypt with the water and electricity and secures the country from the destructive inundation of the Nile River. Then you will visit the Temple of Isis at Philae which its construction started during the reign of Ptolemy II and completed by the Roman emperors. And it was dedicated to goddess Isis which was considered the mother of god and she is the mother god Horus and the consort of God Osiris. After that Ending the tour with Aswan Granite Quarries as Aswan was considered as the main granite supplier for all Egypt. You will find there the famous Unfinished Obelisk which is most probably belonged to Queen Hatshepsut in the 18th dynasty. It measures about 42 meters and it's considered as the heaviest obelisk ever cut in ancient Egypt. It weighs nearly about 1100 tons Then, you will be escorted by air conditioned vehicle to the hotel to check in and stay overnight.
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