Aswan Vacation Packages
Aswan, in Egypt, is a city of roughly 240,000 people.
Aswan is located about 420 miles (676 kilometers) south of Cairo, the national capital, and approximately 570 miles (917 kilometers) south of Amman.
Find out more about the rich history of Aswan by exploring some of its historic sites. Lovers of history will enjoy the Unfinished Obelisk, the Tombs of the Nobles and the Monastery of St Simeon, which are some of the most significant historic attractions in the region.
Some of the most viewed historical attractions in Aswan are the places of worship that have attracted faithful followers for generations. The Philae Temple and the Temple of Kalabsha are two local examples of these. Appreciate the solemn atmosphere of these remarkable places.
If you are searching for the perfect tourist shot while you are in the city don't miss Aswan Dam. This is one of those destinations that will stay in your memory for years to come. Walk around it and take a closer look before moving on to more interesting places to visit in the area.
Broaden your horizons in Aswan by spending a few hours at the Nubian Museum. Admire the building and grounds, browse the various exhibits, then ask around to discover some of the more eclectic museums in town.
As well as urban parks, the local area also has a few ecological reserves where families can enjoy unique landscapes and interesting native species. To tour one of the main natural reserves, head out to Kitchener's Island.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy visit the stores and stalls of the Aswan Bazaar. See what locals buy and then take home a few keepsakes to remind you of Aswan.
The High Dam Monument is the perfect attraction for travellers who think they’ve seen everything in the Aswan area.