Nubian Village by Felucca

$55 / Per person

Overview

Sheltered in the palm trees in Aswan Island there are inhabited Nubian Villages. There are some fields and trees between the villages.
The Nubian people are very friendly and the villages themselves are quiet and interesting. You will find the Nubian People very kind and hospitable.
They will invite you into their homes & to share some home made bread that they were baking. They were very happy by their simple natural life.
The Nubian houses are painted sky-blue, pink or yellow and often decorated with hajj scenes ( Scenes of the Holy Islamic pelligrime to Mecca ).
Chickens peck in the dust and goats chew garbage in mud-brick alleys twisting past walled gardens
Tourism is important for Nubian people, they sell different products to tourists, tea and handicrafts and arranges henna-painting.
 
  • 4 Hours
  • Age 15+
  • Aswan
Destination:Aswan
Departure:Yes Required
Departure Time:8:00
Language:English 
Included:
  • Service of pick up & drop off from your hotel in Aswan & return
  • English speaking tour guide
  •  Felucca fees and tickets
  • Mineral water during your trip
  • All the trip taxes & service charges
Excluded:
  • Tipping
  • Any extra not mentioned above

Itinerary

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The Nubian Village is the best natural primitive attraction you can see during your holiday in Aswan, Discover the hospitality and pleasure on Nubians faces Nubians are the ancient tribes who inhabited this southern part of Egypt very close to Aswan. in the bottom of the Elephantine Island island in Aswan there are located three Nubian villages that are set in a beautiful landscape of the palm trees. Have a great time as you experience how simple Nubian People life is. join our tour, meet our tour Representative in your hotel or Nile cruise in Aswan, then transfer to the Nile port, to sail to the Nubian village,you can take a felucca or a motorboat, but While felucca is the most traditional & beautiful but usually Felucca is good when good wind, (motorboat possible if wind is missing) Sailing to Sahel Village, visit and see the Nubian Village, be guest in a Nubian house.walk in their primitive streets,markets, see the house for more than one family, grandfather & his sons with their wives & may be the grandsons with their wives & families. you can encourage them by buying small handmade artecrafts from them, this is the main job for the Nubian ladies & they wait for the visitors to sell it to them, it is not only to bring money, but to feel successful, that people like their handmade artecrafts, of course it is not obligatory to buy. in some houses they still have crocodiles, you can carry the small crocodiles. During your tour Inside the Nubian village you will discover the natural & simple way of the Nubian people life , Southern Egypt and Northern Sudan ethnic people. transfer back to your hotel or your Nile cruise in Aswan.

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