Aswan Tours & Holidays

Aswan Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

Aswan is Egypt's southernmost city, the gateway to Africa and Abu Simbel, Egypt's most impressive temple. Due to its location near the border with Sudan and an ancient trade route between Egypt and Africa, the city is home to a large African Nubian community. The Nubians have their own values and traditions, and live in the city as well as in villages located on Aswan's islands. Aswan is located on the first cataract of the Nile - the furthest south it is easy to navigate the river by boat. It has ...
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Luxury | Hotel

Movenpick Elephantine Island Resort, Aswan

A secluded oasis surrounded by exquisite gardens on Elephantine Island and accessible only by private boat, the five star Elephantine Island Resort Aswan was established in 1975 and underwent extensive…
Premium | Boat

Mövenpick Ms Prince Abbas - Aswan, Aswan

The award-winning Mövenpick MS Prince Abbas is a luxury cruise ship that travels the river Nile so guests can enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lake Nasser and see the magnificent temples and tombs of…
Luxury | Hotel

Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan, Aswan

Built in 1899, the legendary five star Old Cataract is one of the world's most famous hotels, where Agatha Christie wrote "Death On The Nile". Sitting on the terrace opposite Elephantine Island, is…
Luxury | Boat

Sun Boat IV (Sanctuary Cruises) Aswan, Aswan

The Sanctuary Sun Boat IV is a sophisticated, art deco vessel with modern fittings and technology to ensure the most elegant and comfortable cruise along the Nile. Harmonious colours and teak flooring…
Premium | Hotel

Tolip Aswan Hotel (Helnan Hotel), Aswan

Formally the Helnan Aswan and set on the banks of the River Nile, the four star Tolip Hotel in Aswan has lovely views and is well located in the centre of the city. The 195 rooms are in need of a bit…


Travel to Egypt with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.


Egypt: Slow Boat to Aswan

Explore the valley of the Kings and then float down the Nile on a traditional dahabiya visiting remote villages en route to Aswan, finishing your journey with the stunning Abu Simbel.
10 days from £2,675

Classic Egypt

This classic overland journey takes you along the fertile ribbon of the Nile Valley and into the very heart of ancient Egypt, giving you the perfect introduction to Egypt's hidden treasures as you explore Cairo and the pyramids of Giza, the tranquil waters of Aswan and the endless temples and valleys of Luxor.
9 days from £1,500

Ancient Egypt

This comprehensive journey takes you into the heart of this incredible country, travelling part by road to delve deeper into life along the Nile as you explore the less-visited sites of Minya and Assuit, as well as carving out more time to visit the spectacular Abu Simbel.
12 days from £2,800