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Day Trip to St Simeon Monastery and Tombs of the Nobles in Aswan provided by Nile Holiday- Day Tours

Day Trip to St Simeon Monastery and Tombs of the Nobles in Aswan

Day Trip to St Simeon Monastery and Tombs of the Nobles in Aswan
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What you can expect during your visit
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Arabic, German, English, Italian, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Arabic, German, English, Italian, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 12078P37
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Pick-up and return from your hotel in Aswan • All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle • Entrance fees to all mentioned sightseeing • Motor boat, Camel Ride & Ferry Boat ride • Bottled water during the tour • Qualified Egyptologist tour guide • All service charges and taxes • Entry/Admission - Monastery of St. Simeon • Entry/Admission - Qubbet el-Hawa
Exclusions
Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary • Tipping
Duration
6h
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Your Tour guide will pick you up from the Lobby of your Hotel in Aswan
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Pick-up and return from your hotel in Aswan • All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle • Entrance fees to all mentioned sightseeing • Motor boat, Camel Ride & Ferry Boat ride • Bottled water during the tour • Qualified Egyptologist tour guide • All service charges and taxes • Entry/Admission - Monastery of St. Simeon • Entry/Admission - Qubbet el-Hawa
Exclusions
Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary • Tipping
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Your Tour guide will pick you up from the Lobby of your Hotel in Aswan
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
6h
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
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    Qubbet el-Hawa
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    Move on with your Camel ride to visit the burial places of ancient Egyptian dignitaries of Aswan’s Tombs of the Nobles. Climb a set of stairs cutting across the hill to the cliffside tombs, most follow a simple plan, with an entrance hall, a pillared room and a corridor leading to the burial chamber. Head inside to admire the wall paintings, hieroglyphic biographies and inscriptions telling of the noblemen's journeys into Africa. On top of the hill above the tombs of the Nobles there is a small shrine or tomb of a local sheikh and holy man "Kubbet el-Hawa” Translated as "the dome of the wind'. The climb is rewarded with amazing views of Aswan, the Nile River and the surrounding landscape. After finished, Take the ferry boat across the River Nile to the east bank and then transfer back to your hotel in Aswan.
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