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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
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"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

More Transportation in Mecca

Bus service from Jeddah to Mecca

There is a quite good bus service from Jeddah downtown to Mecca, which I think is much better than going there by car, because you will always have troubles parking your car in Mecca.The busses...
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pakistanibrain
Nov 19, 2007

Use your feet

During the Hajj season as well as in Ramadan the best way to get around in Mecca is walking. Every other means of transport will cost you a lot of money and you will still be stuck in traffic for...
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pakistanibrain
Mar 12, 2007

Limousines (TAXI)

Where to find them?Everywhere and anytime.How to reach them?Simply Scream TAXI or point by your hand they will stop for you. Eye contact enough to stop them.Who can ride them?Both males and...
majed81
Oct 24, 2004

Taxis from Makkah to other cities

If you would like to catch a Shared Taxi from Makkah to Jeddah (city and airport) or Madinah, you should come to the Taxi stand just 50 meters from Haram's Bab-ul-Fahad. There are many taxis standing...
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Pakistaniguy
Apr 19, 2004

Taxis in Makkah

Taxis are a bit pricy in Makkah because Taxi Drivers know that there are lots and lots of people who wants to use them because of the religious duties. So, I would recommend you to make sure two...
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Pakistaniguy
Apr 19, 2004

Jeddah/Makkah Highway

The highway between Jeddah and Makkah is about 80km long.Before reaching the boundry of Makkah the highway sign points out for Non-Muslims to take the right exit,as it`s against Islam to let the...
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DunaKal
Aug 22, 2003
 
 
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The best way to see 'Mecca'...

The best way to see 'Mecca' city is to walk through all the small alleys around Masjidil Haram.Be sure to visit the graves of 'Holy people' you will be surprise that there are only natural stone to...
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Aug 24, 2002

Mansour Street

Luckily we reached Makkah at a not too busy hour.This is the Monsour Street at 4:10 p.m.At the time of Ramadan or Hajj this would be a totally blocked road from traffic.
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DunaKal
Aug 24, 2003

Top Hotels in Mecca

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Makkah Commercial Centre, PO Box 844, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Ibraheem Al Khaleel St, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Al Ghaza Street, Mecca, 14315, Saudi Arabia
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PO Box 3917, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Al Din, Makkah Al Mukaramah, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
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Top Things to Do in Mecca

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Masjid - Al Haram

this is the most important mosque for moslem because this is where we headed when we pray. in the inner courtyard, you can find kabah, the black box bulding. this is the reason most of moslem go to...
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ZamZam

Historically Ibrahim was ordered to leave his wife Hajirah (may Allah be please with her) and child Ishmael in a valley without any vegetation or water at the site of his sacred house before the...
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Mina - The Tent City

'Mina' Was Popularly Known As The 'Tent City' Or The 'Three Days Town' Because The Place Will Be Deserted After Hajj Season. This Is No Place For You To Indulge In Worldly Pleasure.There Is No Such...
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The Day of Arafa

A humble slave and servant to Almighty Creator. His prayer contains * Rabbana Atina Fiddunya Wabilakhiraty Hasanah' Wakinna Azabannaar * ( Oh Lord, award me a safe life in this world and avoid me your...
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DunaKal

"Spiritual Experience."
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Muarrij

"It all begins in Makkah, Arabia."
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"Makkah Al-Mukarramah"
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Pakistaniguy

"Allah Ho Akber - ALLAH IS GREAT !"
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"Mecca el Makarrama"
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