A wonderful exclusive tour for ‘Bird Watchers’ on this 3-hour Bird Watching Tour in Aswan
A wonderful exclusive tour for 'Bird Watchers' on this 3 hour Bird Watching Tour in Aswan. Take a scenic ride in a felucca around the Cataract Islands to see up to many species of local birds and pretty flora and fauna in a most delightful environment.
- 3 hours
- Tour type
- Pickup Location
- Your Hotel in Aswan
- Physical rating
- Tour Location
Why you'll love this trip
Take a scenic ride in a felucca around the Cataract Islands to see up too many species of local birds and pretty flora and fauna in a most delightful environment.
The islands around the 1st cataract are so close to each other, that it is too narrow for a felucca to sail, only very few motorboats get near or between the rocks. To turn off the motor and watch being watched by many different birds, there is no noise except the wind in the reeds, the Nile stroking the boat, you hear the wings of birds flowing up.
Enjoy with a stunning wonderful exclusive tour for ‘Bird Watchers’ on, only, 3-hour Bird Watching Tour in Aswan which the naturally preserved area of islands known as the Nile 1st cataract with an expert bird watcher.
Very comfortable – Pickup and drop off from / to your location in Aswan
Suitable for all ages and genders.
Pick up with your expert Bird Guide from your departure point and transferred on to a traditional felucca sailboat at the dockside in Aswan. You will set sail across the Nile from the East Bank to the West Bank of the Nile towards Lord Kitchener's Island. From here, your Guide will start pointing out the locations of where you will see the birdlife ranging from Egrets both adult and chicks, to Parakeets amongst the trees. Whilst passing along the Island, there is beautiful flora and fauna such as Hibiscus, lantana, bougainvillea, Poinciana, acacia trees and mimosa all blooming in radiant colors.
Sailing up river towards the Mausoleum of the Aga Khan, you may be astounded at the sight of many more bird species wading in the waters of the Cataract Islands such as Kingfishers, Malachite Kingfishers, Striated Herons, Little Bitten Herons, Night Herons, along with Little Green Bee Eaters, and Nile Valley Sunbirds. A truly delightful tour for nature lovers. at the end you will Return to the dock in Aswan and transferred to your original pick up point.
- Pick up and return service from your Hotel or Cruise in Aswan .
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- English-speaking local Guide.
- Bottled water during your trip.
- All taxes & service charge.
- Personal expenses
- Optional activities