Trips to Aswan from Marsa Alam – Marsa Alam to Aswan
The tropical life of Marsa Alam is without compare but trips to Aswan from Marsa Alam is what you need if you desire your vacation to be a little more magical. The city of Aswan has been known as the final frontier and the gatekeeper of the eastern border of Egypt for more than 3000 years.
Our Aswan Tours from Marsa Alam offers you the chance to explore all the great enchanting locations the city has to offer like all the immortal temples that were created to immortalize the legacy of various Kings and Queens and save guard their religion and way of life for countless generations to come. All the trips from Marsa Alam to Aswan is truly the dream of every traveler who wishes to explore the definitions of beauty and greatness.
Some of our Aswan tours from Marsa Alam are mixed with many other Egyptian cities and landmarks to help you have the perfect holiday and if you didn’t find what can satisfy you here, just check our Marsa Alam excursions.
Top Attractions to visit with Aswan tours from Marsa Alam
Aswan is a majestic natural habitat filled with some of the most beautiful and glorious temples in the history of Egypt like:
Abu Simbel temples
The great temples of Abu Simbel that consists of two temples constructed around 1224 BC by Ramses II a.k.a Ramses the great to immortalize his legacy of great achievements and victories like his triumph at the battle of Kadesh against the Hittites in 1274 BC, showcases his devotion to the sacred gods and to showcase his affection to his beloved wife Nefertari. The temple is the home of the magical Sun Festival which is celebrated on the 22 of February and October when the light enters the temple and illuminates the faces of the gods Amon, Ptah, Re-Hor-Akhty and himself.
There is also the worship house of Isis Goddess of motherhood & the Wife of the ruler of the underworld Osiris and mother of the god Horus “Philea temple” that was built in the Greco Roman period in 690 BC.
Both the Abu Simbel and Philae temple were part of one of the most challenging archaeological rescue operation in history after both of them were n the verge of being submerged after the construction of the Aswan High Dam.
Kom Ombo temple
On the bank of the Nile lies the double temple of Kom Ombo which was built in the Ptolemaic dynasty between 180-47 BC, the temple is known as the temple of Sobek “the crocodile god” whose tears are believed to be the source of the Nile waters.
The city of Aswan holds the heavenly Edfu temple “house of Horus” which was constructed in the Ptolemaic period between 237 BC and 57 BC on the site that is believed to be where the battle between the sky god Horus and his evil uncle Set the desert & chaos god took place.
The Unfinished Obelisk
In Aswan Hatshepsut (1507- 1458 BC) ordered the construction of a massive Obelisk that was broken and became known as the Unfinished Obelisk of Hatshepsut which gave a great deal of information of how obelisks and various constructions were made.
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