Philae Island

Since the city of Aswan is one of the most important tourist cities in Egypt, it is important to know the most important activities that can be done inside Philae island;  It is possible to organize a cruise to reach the island of Agilika, where the Temple of Philae is currently located. A small boat ride on the Nile has its pleasure, and during the boat, the island appears to you with its dense trees, then high solid, and luxurious towers appear, which are the pillars of the temple, then we see the procession of priests wearing white clothes. When you go to the island of Philae, you will see many temples, the most important of which is the Temple of Philae, but it also contains a temple dedicated to the worship of the god Hathor, which is located 50 meters from the Temple of Isis. In addition to the chapel of Nectanebo I, and the chapel of Taharqa, which was founded for Isis.

You can practice activities inside the Philae Temple, including attending the famous sound and light shows by directing lights on the temples, while telling the stories of the Egyptian gods, which are a narration of the story of the gods Osiris and Isis in different languages, including English, French, and German; in addition to telling the story of the birth of their son Horus, which  Painted in the birth room of the temple;  The entire temple is a wonderful oil painting so take the opportunity and visit the temple to see these historical masterpieces.

Philae Temple

You can enjoy a cruise toward the island of Agilika, where the Temple of Philae Aswan is located, and you will see stunning landscapes.  Then, in addition to a walking tour to the huge Philae temple complex, which is distinguished by its architectural style and covers most of the area of ​​the island of Agilika. Then you will visit the Philae Aswan temple from the inside, where you will be amazed by the enormity of the building that deserves to take many unique souvenir photos.  You will visit the Temple of Isis built in honor of the goddess Isis