Located about 899 km south from Cairo, Aswan is a serene Nile Valley destination where the Nile is more majestic than anywhere else, flowing through granite rocks, and round emerald islands covered in palm groves and tropical plants.

This area of Egypt enjoys a very rich history and a central role in Egypt’s development.  There are hundreds of historical sites including some of Egypt’s most important monuments. 

Weather Averages

°C | °F

Winter (DEC – FEB)Spring (MAR – MAY)Summer (JUN – AUG)Fall (SEP – NOV)
12 – 23°C18 – 30°C27 – 37°C22 -32°C
53.6 – 73.4°F64.4 – 86°F80.6 – 98.6°F71.6 – 89.6°F

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