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  • Address: Aswan, Egypt
  • Admission: Free

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Nubian Village

Sandwiched between the ruins of Abu and the Mövenpick resort hotel are two colorful Nubian Villages, Siou and Koti. Strolling through their shady alleys and gardens is a wonderful way to experience life on modern Elephantines. A north-south path across the middle of Elephantine Island links the two villages and about halfway along is the Nubian Café, with a shady garden beside a traditional Nubian house. 

Close to the wall separating the Mövenpick from Siou village is Nubian House, where the owner serves tea, sells Nubian handicrafts, and can arrange live music and dancing or henna 'tattoos' with local women. Western women should be respectful of local tradition and wear modest clothes.

Practical Info

The villages are on Elephantine Island. Cross by local ferry from Aswan.

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Nubian Village Trip by Motorboat in Aswan, Aswan, null
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Nubian Village Trip by Motorboat in Aswan

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Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

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Location: Aswan, Egypt
Duration: Flexible

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Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

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