Information about Aswan Bird Watching, tours, Booking
Aswan Bird watching is one of the most unique experience in Aswan. In fact, birds important to Egypt since the time of the Pharoahs. It was when gods from Horus to Re depicted as hawks, ibis, falcons, and vultures. Over 70 different species of birds depicted on temples walls. In fact, today, over 100 different species of birds are indigenous to Egypt. The country is an important migration corridor which attracting over 280 species of birds. Millions of birds pass through the country on their way from Europe and Central Asia. In fact, it is on their way to eastern and southern Africa in the Fall and back in the Spring. There are many excellent places to watch the birds in Egypt.
We already arrange special multi-day visits to places like Burullus Lake and Gebel Elba. Moreover, we also do to Manzala Lake, Bardawil Lake, Suez and Fayoum Oasis. Furthermore, we also do to Ras Mohammad and Wadi El Natrun. In fact, Aswan has exceptional marshes and islands. The Bird watching in Aswan is wonderful to see the Green Heron and Egyptian Goose. Moreover, the bird watching in Aswan includes Lappet-faced and Egyptian Vultures. Furthermore, the bird watching in Aswan also includes King Fishers, Malachite King Fishers and Striated Herons. Aswan Bird watching include Little Bitten Herons, Night Herons and Little Green Bee Eaters. Moreover, Aswan Bird watching also include Nile Valley Sun-birds.
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In fact, Beyond Aswan bird watching opportunities, Aswan is also the home of a large number of Nubian. The ancient people of southern Egypt and northern Sudan settled here. It was after being re- locate from villages. In fact, it was when Nasser’s Lake created with the Aswan High Dam. Aswan is the home of the Nubian Museum which holds an amazing collection of Nubian artifacts. Aswan Bird watching include two-day Nubian bird-watching adventure. The adventure includes an exciting day out with one of the top bird experts in the region. It also includes a day tour to visit Nubian Village and the Nubian Museum. Sailing the Nile River on a Felucca gives you great bird watching opportunities.
Another tour of Aswan Bird Watching:
Picking you up will be with an expert Bird Guide from your departure point. And then, there will be a transfer on to a traditional felucca sailboat at the dockside in Aswan. In fact, you will set sail across the Nile from the East Bank to the West Bank of the Nile. It will be towards Lord Kitchener’s Island. From here, the bird guide will start to point out the locations of where you will see the birds. Whilst passing along the Island, there is beautiful flora and fauna. They are such as Hibiscus, bougainvillea and poinciana. Moreover, you will also see the acacia trees and mimosa all blooming in radiant colors.
And then, we will sail towards the Mausoleum of the Aga Khan. You will watch many more bird species wading in the waters of the Cataract Islands. Aswan Bird watching tour indeed is delightful tour for nature lovers. Finally, you will return to the dock in Aswan and transferred to your original pick up point.