Aga Khan Mausoleum
The elegant Tomb of Mohammed Shah Aga Khan belongs to the 48th imam (leader) of the Ismaili sect. In his illustrious life he was hugely...
Ruins of Abu
A path through the garden behind the Aswan Museum leads to the evocative ruins of ancient Abu. Numbered plaques and reconstructed...
The main part of the Aswan museum is housed in the villa of Sir William Willcocks, architect of the old Aswan Dam. Built in 1898, the...
This Nubian restaurant, set on an island just beyond Elephantine Island, continues to serve excellent Nubian food, served in large and...
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Nubian Beach information
Nubian cafe-restaurant set in a quiet garden on the west bank of the Nile, against the backdrop of a towering sand dune and near a popular swimming spot. During the heat of the day or on cold winter nights, there is a beautifully painted room indoors. The food is simple but good, and beer is sometimes served.