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Aswan Botanical Garden

Aswan City, Aswan, Egypt
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US$ 15.00*
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Felucca Ride on the Nile in Aswan at Sunset
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Private Felucca Tour: Aswan Botanic Gardens
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Aswan City, Aswan, Egypt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is one of the best attractions in Aswan , if you like parks and green areas , then this garden is made for you , tickets are really cheap ad you will get to enjoy spending time there .

Thank MoeEwidah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was added on to a day trip along the nile. I could have done without it but it was included in our tour price. There was a nice cool breeze, a nice break from the hot air usually felt.

Thank Geechung19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting garden with quite some interesting plants. Spent a morning there strolling around the pathways and relaxing on the benches. A perfect picturesque location!

1  Thank Norhan H
Reviewed 9 July 2017

After running around the city or exhausting yourself around the pool, or pushing yourself to a temple or tomb - take some time out, come here, relax a little and enjoy the peace and beauty. To get here, come with a great guide and captain,...More

1  Thank NickChesterfield
Reviewed 1 July 2017

One of the great things about traveling around Aswan is that you get to spend a lot of time on the Nile River. Kitchener Island which is home to the Aswan Botanical Garden. For ease of getting from place to place on the water it...More

1  Thank maritimeexplorer
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Our guide arranged for the curator, Mohamed Arabi to show us the island. He is so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Many plants we know as house plants in the UK. The gardens are on an island in the Nile and make a lovely shaded walk. As...More

1  Thank BunnyWatlington
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We wandered through the lush tropical gardens enjoying the coolness and quiet. Wide walkways with flower covered arches and benches make it comfortable and relaxing.

1  Thank christine_pages
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Lovely botanical garden..its on a island. Beautiful variety of trees and flowers from around the world. Lovely stroll thru the other side to catch our boat.

1  Thank Valli C
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The botanical gardens are very interesting and if you are interested in plants then it is a must. They have many different species of fruit trees and palms and the boat ride out to the island is enjoyable in itself. You don't need that long...More

1  Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This beautiful garden makes a good destination for a felucca trip. It is free from any hassles of guides or hawkers so presents an respite from the hustle bustle of Aswan. It has many beautiful trees and flowering shrubs presenting a great to contrast also...More

1  Thank Martin_Christopher
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zalehanassir
26 October 2016|
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Response from mohamed_alia2012 | Reviewed this property |
Yes same, Sorry for delay and have a nice trip
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zalehanassir
23 October 2016|
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Response from mohamed_alia2012 | Reviewed this property |
Sure, it is worth it. It could be considered as a Nile River Cruise as well since you will visit the garden through a sailboat. But consider the following: - Arrange for an experienced guide. - Arrange for a good camera... More
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Parrotfish321
15 October 2016|
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Response from MTS13 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't in a wheelchair but would say it would be difficult. The felluca I hired I had to climb across several boats. you'd have to make sure you got one tired close to the dock. they were also tied with their bows inward... More
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