Kindly note: the Glory of Nubia camping site is closed until further notice.
The Glory of Nubia camping island is an exotic escapade for those seeking ultimate
Nile adventures in Aswan, and an authentic living in a tropical-like surrounding.
The island lies in the heart of Aswan’s archipelago and is
surrounded by natural setting and a panoramic view of the Nile and the golden
sandy hills of Aswan. The island is located ten minutes by motorboat from the
main land and is close to the Mausoleum of Agha Khan and the historic Monastery
of St. Simeon.
There is abundance of activities that you can do during the day to fill your
visit with memorable adventures. Activities such as camel trekking on Aswan’s
hilltops at sunrise or sunset with a spectacular view of the archipelago,
sightseeing of Aswan’s historic highlights, felucca sailing, sun bathing, visit
to a traditional and colorful Nubian village, camel ride to the Monastery of St.
Simeon, bird watching in the protected area or an afternoon tea at sunset in
peace and quiet.
In the evening, you can enjoy a Nubian traditional meal consisting of exotic
taste. The dinner is followed by a Nubian drum show performed by the locals
around a campfire. Feel free to join the dance!
At night, all lanterns are blown off and we wish you sweet dreams in
your private tent.