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Aswan Reservoir Colony in the region of Aswān is a town in Egypt - some 429 mi or ( 691 km ) South of Cairo , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Aswan Reservoir Colony is now 04:27 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Suhaj, Qina, Naj' Rizq Allah, Naj' Kuludul, and Naj' Jami' al Jazirah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Suhaj . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Aswan Reservoir Colony ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Ägypten: Nubisches Dorf am Nil - Egypt

1:29 min by Nikki und Michi Dunker
Views: 4975 Rating: 5.00

www.nikkiundmichi.de Nilkreuzfahrt Ägypten Nikki&Michi fahren mit dem Motorboot von Assuan zu einem nubischen Dorf in der Nähe. Hier sprudelt der Nil über Stromschnellen, den so genannten ersten Katar ..

Bazar poblado Nubio - Asuan Egipto

3:52 min by calicatras
Views: 3969 Rating: 5.00

www.youtube.com Compras en el poblado Nubio - Asuan (en árabe أسوان; ). Una excursión muy habitual estando en Asuán, propuesta por la mayor parte de tour operadores, es acercarse a un poblado nubio to ..


Nubian village and Aswan

3:48 min by salakotdotcom
Views: 3829 Rating: 5.00

A boat promenade from Aswan to a nubian village and the Aswan Souk. (See also : Shores of the Nile and El Cairo 2002 Excursión en faluca desde Asuan a un poblado nubio y el Zoco de Assuan. Ver también ..

Aswan, Egypt - Sights & Sounds

2:23 min by TheDailyNewsEgypt
Views: 3490 Rating: 4.94

Sail down the Nile River to Aswan, the center of Nubian culture and southernmost city in Egypt. Produced by: Jon Jensen Production Assistant: Caroline Ghobrial Music by: Azealdin & Azby ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Agilkia Island

Agilkia Island (also called Agilika island) is an island in the Nile River and the present site of an Ancient Egyptian temple complex of Philae in southern Egypt. The complex was dismantled and relocated to this island when the building of the Aswan Dam threatened to flood the site.

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Located at 24.03 32.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Islands of the Nile, Philae, Relocated buildings and structures, Roman sites in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt, World Heritage Sites in Egypt

Philae

Philae is an island in Lake Nasser, Egypt. It was formerly an island in the First Cataract of the Nile River and the previous site of an Ancient Egyptian temple complex in southern Egypt. The complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island during a UNESCO project started because of the construction of the Aswan Dam, after the site was partly flooded by the earlier Aswan Low Dam for half a century.

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Located at 24.03 32.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Aswan Governorate, Egyptian temples, History of Nubia, Islands of Egypt, Islands of the Nile, Philae, Relocated ancient Egyptian monuments, Roman sites in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt, World Heritage Sites in Egypt

Famine Stela

The Famine Stela is an inscription written in hieroglyphs located on Sehel Island in the Nile near Aswan in Egypt, which speaks of a seven-year period of drought and famine during the reign of the 3rd dynasty king Djoser. It is thought that the stela was inscribed during the Ptolemaic dynasty, which ruled 332 – 31 BC.

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Located at 24.05 32.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Ancient Egyptian stelas, Famines in Africa, Third Dynasty of Egypt

Shellal

Shellal is a small ancient village on the banks of the Nile, south of Aswan in Egypt. It was the traditional north frontier of the Nubian region with both the Egyptian Empire and the Roman Empire. During the period of ancient Egypt it was a very important quarry area for granite production.

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Located at 24.05 32.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Egypt

Sehel Island

Sehel Island is located in the Nile, about 2 miles southwest of Aswan in southern Egypt. It is a large island, and is roughly halfway between the city and the upstream Aswan Low Dam.

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Located at 24.06 32.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Egypt, History of Nubia, Islands of Egypt, Islands of the Nile