Kitchener's Island and Elephantine Island

from $54
Duration:
4-5 Hours
Type:
Private Tours
Run:
Daily Departure
Pick-up Time:
Around 4:00 am

A day meant for sheer relaxation on this gentle trip on the Nile in Aswan to explore Kitchener’s Island and Elephantine Island, purely for taking a deep breath and enjoying the tranquil scenery. Kitchener’s Island (named after the British general Lord Kitchener), turned it into a garden full of plants and trees. Elephantine Island was aptly named because of the ivory trade many years ago

Included:
  • Pickup and return service from your Hotel in Aswan
  • Professional English-speaking Egyptologist Guide during the tour
  • Assistance of our personnel during the tour
  • Felucca ride on the Nile during tour
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sights
  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water during your trip
  • All service charges and taxes
Excluded:
  • Personal spending
  • Optional activities
  • Tipping
Itinerary:

Enjoy a fantastic excursion by a traditional Egyptian Felucca sailing boat to visit Kitchener’s Island and Elephantine Island in Aswan Egypt.In the year of 1899 lord Kitchener took the Island as a place where his campaign could rest, and called it the ‘Lord's House’. After his death, this island belonged to the ministry of agriculture. After this,sailing to Elephantine Island, aptly named as it was a major centre for the ivory trade and because the rocks on the island take the shape of the back of the Elephant. The island is considered a natural boundary between Egypt and Nubia.
 

Prices :

Prices Per Person:

2-3 Persons
$ 84 Prices
4-6 Persons
$ 67 Prices
7-10 Persons
$ 54 Prices
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  • 6 - 11.99 pay 50% of the tour price
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  • Tour Guides - Are always there to meet and greet you from your pickup point and return. All tours of the sites in Egypt include constant guidance of a highly qualified Egyptologist Tour Guide both on included and optional tours.
  • Traveling with Children in Egypt - Children delight in touring the Pyramids, Temples and Tombs in Egypt as often it is part of their school study program. Memphis Tours offers packages to suit all ages with excellent combined multi-location destinations such as Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Nile Cruise, and the Red Sea Resorts.
  • Wheelchair Travellers - Memphis Tours are particularly keen to promote and cater for disabled and wheelchair clients with specially adapted transportation for easy accessibility.
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