Excursions to Aswan

Assuan Bild 1Aswan is the southernmost city of Egypt. From here to Luxor it is about 240 kilometers depending on the route. With 281,000 inhabitants, Aswan is the fourth-largest city in Luxor and has an international airport, like Luxor and Cairo. Its administrative area extends to the south to the Sudan.

More informations about this place can be found at Wikipedia.

For your stay in Aswan, you should schedule at least one night, according to the program. If you are planning an extended stay in Aswan or have a specific accommodation in mind, please let us know. We will endeavor to include such things in your travel history.

Distance from Luxor (One way from Luxor)

Road:  3,5 hours,  Ship:  5 hours

Although Aswan as Luxor have an international airport, there are unfortunately no direct flights between the two locations available. All flights run with an intermediate stop over Cairo and the stay there makes a flight much longer than the journey on the road or with a ship.

Booking-ID:  L0021,    Price examples:

  • 1 adult (high season/full board/car) : a total of 1.750 LE
  • 2 adults (high season/full board/car):   a total of 1.900 LE

The journey offered here only includes the journey Luxor – Aswan. The sights can be booked separately.

Note: Alternatively, you can book our 1 or 3-day trip to Aswan (preferably during a Nile cruise). Then you can also visit the temples of Kom Ombo, Edfu and Esna.

List of places to visit from Aswan (all prices in this list are from / to Aswan).

  1. The Isis Temple of Ptolemy on the island of Agilkia
  2. The Unfinished Obelisk
  3. The island of Elephantine
  4. The Kitchener Island (Botanical Garden)
  5. The museums of Assuan
  6. The rock tombs of Aswan
  7. The mausoleum of Aga Khan
  8. The “Old Cataract Hotel”
  9. The highdam at the Nasser-Lake
  10. The Kalabsha Temple
  11. Abu Simbel

Within Aswan you can also use one of our adventure packages, then we arrange for you an excursion through Aswan. You can choose between 3 packages:

  • Aswan – 3 excursions
  • Aswan – 6 excursions
  • Aswan totally

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