Enjoy your Day Tour Kalabsha Temple and Nubian Museum Aswan. After pick up at your hotel, you will visit the Nubian Museum in Aswan, which is considered to be one of the most important Egyptian existing museums in Egypt. . You will then visit Kalabsha Temple, built in 30 BC on the site of a much older temple.
Your Egypt Tours will take you to enjoy a trip to the Temple of Kalabsha which has been dismantled and re-erected on a hill near the High-Dam site (Western Bank). This temple was originally built by Toutmosis II and Amenophis II at Kalabsha, 40 miles south of Aswan, and was restored during the Roman conquest, and then to The Nubia Museum, featuring exhibits and artifacts from the surrounding sites such as the High Dam, the museum is a “must-do” for any visitor to Aswan. The architecture of the Museum and the enclosure walls are intended to evoke traditional Nubian village architecture, as it was along the Nubian Nile before the region was flooded by Lake Nasser. Your qualified Egyptologist guide will show you some of the most important artifacts before allowing you free time to explore the museum at your leisure. The building is set within a landscape, on graded levels, that includes a sequence of waterfalls. When the waterway reaches the lower part of the garden, it divides into 2 branches to surround an open-air stage and amphitheater where already many local and foreign groups have performed. The remaining 43,000 square meters have been planted with palm trees, flowers, and climbing plants, spread over natural rocks.
Day tour to Kalabsha Temple and the Nubian Museum from Aswan
Departs: Daily Departure Point: Tour departs from Aswan hotels or Port area Departure Time: 10:00am (later departures are available until 7:00pm if required, please advise at time of booking) Duration: 2 hours (approx.) Return details: Tour returns to original point of departure
Qualified Egyptologist guide
Hotel/port pick up and drop off
Transport by air conditioned minibus .
Food and drinks, unless specified.