A bustling market town on the bank of the Nile in the south of Egypt, Aswan is worth a visit to wander around the stalls and sail upriver to the Temple of Philae, as well as being the start-point for trips to spectacular Abu Simbel.
Day 7 – Aswan Today we got up at 2am and joined a big tourist convoy with police escort to drive the 3.5hrs to Abu Simbel. It was very hard to get up that early, we were both feeling a bit crappy still but we managed of course. Had a sleep in the bus for most of the way there, but did get to take in some ...
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