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Aswan Botanical Garden

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Address: Aswan City, Aswan, Egypt
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Peaceful and Charming

We had an evening free and sailed over to this attraction. I really enjoyed the traditional sail boat ride! The garden in itself is impressive with an incredible about of plant... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We had an evening free and sailed over to this attraction. I really enjoyed the traditional sail boat ride! The garden in itself is impressive with an incredible about of plant diversity. They have plants from all over the world!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Instead of enjoying the Island peacefully ,it was spoiled by the hassle of the hawkers pestering us all the time .We arrived by felucca ,lazing along the Nile .The island is beautiful and well kept by the team of gardeners .

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

During our Faluca trip around Elephantine Island, we stopped at the botanical garden. It was really a treat to see the various types of plantings and hear the story of how this garden came to be.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

this is a little oasis in the center of the nile. the shade is amazing. the park is explored by many locals. some people even offered to the share their picnic with us. i was touched by their generosity. there is a nice view of the desert from the benches that line the place.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

when i went there i Could feel Comfort and amazing landscape view But take a motor boat to make the Tour more enjoyable

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This garden was great. It has many plants from all over the world! Overlooking the other side of the Nile river was a sand dune. Many private areas to chill out and relax in this calm, serene garden. When we were there some vendors had souvenirs for sale as well as drinks. It was a bit difficult getting to the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

nice trip to know more about planets in Egypt and to be calm you must try this trip with friends or family

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Nice break from all the temples and the heat. The grounds are very nice and the stroll is an easy one. A couple or nice river views as well as great collection of trees. A little small but very nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

not much bloom or colour this time of month September is better. very interesting different types of trees.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This visit to the botanical gardens was included on our cruise itinerary. We enjoyed to huge colorful flowering shrubs and pleasant shade of the huge trees from all over the world, we were reading their names on tags. I felt they were fairly well taken care of (with visitor numbers so low), given the fact there is no rain and... More 

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