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Aswan Sightseeing Tour from Luxor by Road
"At 06:00am your expert guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Luxor and accompany you in a journey along the Nile River which studded with stunning architecture and varied scenes of great natural beauty. The Nile is squeezed between the rocks and a series of Isl especially when the desert crowding in on both sides of the Nile River.Arrive at Aswan to visit the unfinished obelisk in Aswan northern granite quarry. The obelisk still attached to the rock on the bottom side the project was abandoned because of the crack appeared in the granite single block. If finished it would have measured around 42m (approximately 137 feet) and would have weighed nearly 1200 tons. Proceed to visit Aswan high dam an embankment dam built across the Nile at Aswan
From $99.00
 
"Private Tour: Philae Temple
Private Tour Aswan Philae Temple Unfinished Obelisk and High Dam"Your guide will pick you up from your hotel Nile cruise or airport in Aswan at 08.00am to enjoy a day tour in the amazing city of Aswan. Start your tour by a visit to the High Dam an engineering miracle built in 1960 protecting Egypt from annual floods from the Nile. You will then proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk belongs one of the rulers of the 18th Dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. This queen was the owner of her Temple in the eastern bank of Luxor. Also there is an opinion said that it belongs to Queen Nefertiti. Move on to visit the majestic Philae Tem"""Explore three of Aswan most popular and well known sites. Walk on the High Dam which separates Lake Nasser from the Nile
From $64.00
 
Private Tour: Philae Temple the Unfinished Obelisk and High Dam in Aswan
"Your expert tour guide will pick you up from Aswan airport train station hotel or Nile Cruise and accompany you in a guided tour to visit the unfinished obelisk in Aswan northern granite quarry. It was ordered by Hatshepsut the female pharaoh (1508–1458 BC). It is nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. If finished it would have measured around 42 m (approximately 137 feet) and would have weighed nearly 1200 tons. Proceed to visit the high dam a rock fill dam built across the Nile in Aswan between 1960 and 1970 with the aim to regulate the Nile River flooding
From $55.00

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