Aswan stands on the East Bank of the Nile at the first Cataract of the great river, in an incredibly beautiful setting. The feluccas ply the waters and Aga Khan’s Mausoleum dominates the skyline. This pretty town is renowned for the monumental High Dam and the Temple of Philae on Lake Nasser, and the magnificent Temple of Abu Simbel is easily reached by optional air excursions.
Cairo’s international airport is an excellent regional gateway, with a host of international airlines linking Egypt to major cities and destinations across the world. The comprehensive and frequent domestic services enable most connections to be conveniently made, thereby also connecting Egypt’s fabulous beach resorts with the rest of the country.
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A grand exploration of three of Egypt’s great cities. Walk amongst the many souks and cafés in Cairo before transferring to the beautiful city of Aswan, known for its unique Nubian culture. Complete your journey in the vibrant city of Luxor for the decaying temples of Karnak.
Famous for its monumental High Dam and the Temple of Philae on Lake Nasser, Aswan’s serene surroundings make for a fantastic laid-back city break. Combine with the coastal resorts of Sharm El-Sheikh or Hurghada for great city and beach combination.