Aswan Tours
Aswan Nubian Village
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Aswan Nubian Village

By Sunrise Tours
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Nubian Village, Aswan :  Take a day trip from Aswan on an Egyptian sailboat and visit a Nubian village on Soheil Island. Enjoy the scenery on the river and get a closer look at Nubian village life….
from
$70.00
per adult (price varies by group size)
Lowest price guaranteeReserve now & pay laterFree cancellation

Ages 6-120, max of 15 per group
Duration: 3h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English
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  • All service charges and taxes
  • Bottled water during your trip
  • Pick up service and return
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • School and Nubian house fees in Village
  • Entry/Admission - Sunrise Tours
What's not included
  • Any meal
  • Any personal spend.
  • Optional and extra activities.
  • Tipping


Start:
  • Aswan, Aswan Governorate, Egypt
    Aswan
End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 107158P5

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

    If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 107158P5

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    • Aswan, Aswan Governorate, Egypt
      Aswan
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      Select the departure time that suits your schedule, and start the tour. Transfer to the Nile River jetty, where you’ll boat a motorboat for the trip to Gharb Soheil. Find a comfortable seat on the cushioned deck, and spot some of the landmarks at the edge of the Nile River, from the Tombs of the Nobles to the Aswan Botanical Garden and agricultural islands dotted with cows, camels, and fishing shacks. Shortly after passing the First Cataract of the Nile, you’ll reach Gharb Soheil, a Nubian village on the West Bank of the river. You’ll meet a local family to learn about their history, culture, and traditions, sharing a welcome glass of tea, Egyptian coffee, or karkade, a bright pink tea brewed from hibiscus blossoms. Following your time with the family, you’ll have time to visit the village with your guide, taking in the brightly painted houses, and a market full of fresh spices, handmade cotton scarves, and local produce. Then return trip to Aswan.
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    • Sunrise Tours
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      Luxor, Egypt
      Joined in October 2016
    • vale1785
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      5.0 of 5 bubbles
      Amazing day trip from Luxor to Aswan
      This trip has been amazing. Thanks so much to Mr Bahaa and the fantastic driver Ali. I requested a trip from Luxor to Aswan with intermediate stops to Esna, Edfu, Kom Ombo and Philae Temples and the experience couldn't have been better. The booking process with online payment was very fast and smooth and I received support throughout. On the day of the trip, Ali welcomed me at the airport and he has always been very professional and kind. Despite the long trip and the numerous stops, he managed to take me to the last temple before the closing time. I really appreciated the effort and I definitely recommend Sunrise Tours. Thanks
      Written May 12, 2024
    • demelzabrown
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      Good booking experience and enjoyable cruise
      We contacted a few tour companies in Luxor regarding a Nile cruise, in search of a competitive price and an itinerary tailored to suit our needs, and Sunrise Tours were very accommodating. We booked entirely through WhatsApp and paid as we boarded, which made everything very simple, and they were always happy to answer any questions we had. Really enjoyed the cruise they booked for us as well :)
      Written April 16, 2024
    • 266bethanl
      0 contributions
      3.0 of 5 bubbles
      Great Museum, poor experience.
      The Nubian Museum is a wonderful collection, well displayed in a great building. Lots of explanation of Nubian history and culture. However, the chap in the ticket office was almost certainly trying to scam us. He insisted we paid by card and then took my card, put it in the hand held card machine and entered a figure which I couldn’t see and just asked for my pin. I made him start again in full view - he was very angry - I am convinced he would have over charged us and then taken cash from the next visitor…. The visit was almost ruined by a school party who had no interest in the museum and just wanted to hassle us (for money). Teachers had no control.
      Written March 6, 2024
    • Wenz1963
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      5.0 of 5 bubbles
      Best day out
      An incredible day, the water was so clear and the bluest I have ever seen. So many gorgeous colourful fish and unreal how bouyant the water was. A very nice lunch was provided and our crew were all very friendly. Definitely a must do activity
      Written March 1, 2024
    • Relax722887
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      High price for low value
      It's too expensive (almost USD 50) for a tour to a place tha has little to offer. If you want to have a good experience go to Philae (Agilika Island) to visit the Temple of Isis. Just skip Elephantine Island and save your money and your time.
      Written September 25, 2023
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      Tailor made to suit us perfectly!
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      Written July 11, 2023
    • laurafQ5778GI
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    • donsP8303QF
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    • Traveler60743146810
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    • 431clivej
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      For our trip to Egypt, a tour that help us know more about the biodiversity of the region was something that we really wanted to do! :) Birdwatching in Aswan was a very nice experience to know more about this Nile Bird Hotspot! Our tour guide Fatma was amazing and shared with us her great knowledge! :D she also brought very useful material (guides and binoculars was perfect). Doing this trip by boat around the small Nile island was also a highlight! :) This tour took 2h, but we believe that extende the activity a bit more (1h, for example) and go a little further on the river our try a inland observation spot with a monocular could be also very interesting! We really enjoyed this morning in nature was a great way to start a day of exploration! :D
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    Luciana I
    Sao Paulo, SP14 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Adorei o passeio guia e barqueiro muito simpáticos
    Passeio lindo com direito a uma parada para tomar banho no Nilo
    Vila Núbia um local bem típico com lojinhas e casas coloridas
    Recomendo o passeio
    Written November 17, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.
    Dear Value Client Greetings from Sunrise tours Egypt. On behalf of all the team and me personally, We thank you so much for sharing your experience with us and the community. We love to have lovely clients such as you and we will be looking forward to welcoming you again and again. Love to hear from you, Bahaa Eldin tour Operator
    Written November 19, 2022
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

    Nicole C
    Orly, France16 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Apr 2019 • Family
    Absolument à faire, l'arrivée au village est encore plus insolite. Village coloré et accueillant. Visite chez l'habitant et école.
    Written May 5, 2019
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    Greetings from Sunrise Tours. On behalf of all the team we thank you so much for sharing your views and experience with us. Your review is highly appreciated and is very important to us and the community. Thank you again! Sunrise Tours Team.
    Written September 1, 2019
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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