Egypt – Nile Valley – Middle Egypt (Luxor, Aswan, Sohag, Asyut, Qena)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis
  • Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae
 Tentative WHS
  • Bird Migration Routes (12/06/2003)
  • Dababiya (24/07/2008)
  • Desert Wadis (12/06/2003)
  • Pharaonic temples in Upper Egypt from the Ptolemaic and Roman periods (28/07/2003)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Nile River at Aswan
  • Temple of Edfu
  • Temple of Kom Ombo
 Borders
  • Egypt (sea border/port)
 African Cities
  • Aswan
  • Asyut
  • Luxor
  • Qena
  • Sohag
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Aswan
  • Luxor
 Airports
  • Aswan (ASW)
  • Luxor (LXR)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Cairo-Luxor-Aswan Line
 Museums
  • Aswan: Aswan Museum
  • Aswan: Nubian Museum
  • Luxor: Luxor Museum
  • Luxor: Mummification Museum
 Religious Temples
  • Aswan: Cathedral of the Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox
  • Luxor: Abou al-Haggag Mosque
 Experiences
  • Cruise down the Nile
  • Experience Belly dance
  • Haggle at the bazaar
  • Play/hear sistrum
  • Sham al-Naseem
  • Taste Koshary
 Botanical Gardens
  • Aswan: Aswan Botanical Garden
 Hospitality Legends
  • Aswan: Old Cataract Hotel
  • Luxor: Old Winter Palace Hotel
 Markets
  • Aswan Souq
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Near Luxor
Temple of Hatshepsut; Dec. 2005
Felucca on the Nile at Aswan; Dec. 2005
View of Luxor from the Nile