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Reviewed 1 week ago

The island is lovely, and it has an iconic local landmark: the Nilometer, which is absolutely worth seeing. But the rest of the island isn't really designed for tourists: locals live and work here, their homes are private spaces, and not there for strangers to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The water taxi up the Nile was the best part of the trip, as the Nile thins out and gets really interesting once you get south of where the river cruise boats can dock. The Village was interesting, and learning about a new culture was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

know the Nubian village and an amazing experience. one of the oldest peoples of mankind that preserves much of its culture.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank islamtour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the cruise ship we passed with a shallop on the opposite shore of the Nile and headed for the Nubian village! There, you can see the simplicity of these people! We went to a family home and showed us the simplicity of their lifestyle,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Bas_Teacha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We joined the Cruise from Aswan, as a first schedule we went to Nubian Village, Nubians were the original residents of Aswan once the Dam was built they were displaced and living everywhere. (I was told by the guide) this is situated little away, on...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Aadhes
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

I don’t know if it was an “off day” or “off season” or what, but this visit was a complete waste of time and funds. The only reason I am posting 2 stars is because the boat ride there and back was nice. Our Nubian...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Meroula72
Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

I kind of expected this tour wouldn’t be good. Unfortunately I was right. 40 dollars for each one of us by motorboat. You can swim in the Nile or ride part of the tour in s camel( I expect you have to pay extra for...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MelBr75
Reviewed June 6, 2019

very nice but very crowded ..... i missed the Nubian good hearts there .... they want to sell every thing to you .... but still worth going ... colorful houses .... Nubian arts the best thing to do there is eating in Onati-Ka restaurant with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ahmadali007
Reviewed June 6, 2019

We traveled by boat to the Nubian Village. We had a wonderful delicious meal. People wonderful and friendly. Great cultural experience!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank mthe0d0re
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

The boat ride to the Village is a lot better than the Village itself. Our guide Osama was outstanding, he explained us everything on the way. We stop to swim at a Nile beach, that was really nice. Once in the Village we visit a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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avonwalker
April 28, 2019|
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Response from PratushN | Reviewed this property |
As others fellow Trip advisors suggested you can surely tell your guide or company to book it for you. But if you really want to experience a real Nubian culture that is by sparing a day and than take west aswan ferry to... More
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GeorgeFTL
April 1, 2019|
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Response from Nesrix | Reviewed this property |
You can ask hotel for a tailor made tour for you. It is as simple as that :) and next to Anakato there is a place where u can go to ride camels and boats are just outside the hotel. Just ask hotel to arrange it for you... More
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April 3, 2018|
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Response from Noseason | Reviewed this property |
It cost me US$30 for the trip from the cruise ship to the village.(return). You pay for the felucca ride..like a sail boat manned by the Nubian people. Enjoy the boat ride on the Nile with musical entertainment by the... More
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