Top things to do in Philae

Top Choice Temple in Philae

Temple of Isis

Built to honour the goddess Isis, this was the last temple built in the classical Egyptian style. Construction began around 690 BC, and it was one of the last outposts where the goddess was worshipped. The cult of I…
Show in Philae

Sound & Light Show

Although the commentary is predictably cheesy, you really can't beat strolling through Philae's temple at night. Show times, with commentary in alternate languages, have a habit of changing, so it's best to double-c…