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This artificial lake, which was created after the construction of the Aswan Dam, is more than 500 kilometers long of which 150 belong to the Sudan.
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Reviewed June 27, 2019

Did a one day fishing trip out of Aswan. Couple of key points. The Major one is that on arrival there was a guy by the boat with an AK-47 in hand. Which we thought strange but what was Really strange was that he got...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

We did a four-night cruise on the Steigenberger Omar el Khayam. We were originally booked on the Movenpick MS Prince Abbass but were notified prior to our departure that the ship had changed. The staff onboard the Lake Nasser boat were excellent. Nothing was too...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

During my visit to Abu Simbel, I took some time to enjoy the views of this lake after visiting the temples of Ramesses II and Nefertari. During my visit, I learned that Lake Nasser is actually a reservoir that was formed as the result of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

Travelling on the Omar El Kayyam it was stunning - the lake itself is peaceful & stretches on - but narrow so you can the desert shores

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019

Lake Nasser is a beautiful lake and it is also huge. I was surprised by its sheer size. I enjoyed both seeing the lake and also learning a bit about it. Highly recommend checking out Abu Simbel as well.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019

We took a 3 day cruise on the Prince Abbas, and from beginning to end, the lake was just breathtaking. There are virtually NO people anywhere. No developments, no jet skis, no speed boats, just water and desert and ancient monuments occasionally. It is so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

You can get a good perspective of the Lake from here without doing a cruise, though I would've liked to see crocodiles. Such a Vast expanse, it would be hard to cover all of it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019

The cruise on Lake Nasser was a trip highlight. You can visit the Nubian temples relocated in the 1960s when the Aswan Dam construction flooded the Nile Valley. Better yet, many of these sites are so inaccessible that you will have them to yourselves. An...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed February 13, 2019

the ship is beautiful but its cursed watch out its a big ship and comfortable, the staff is very helpfull

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

LAKE Nasser is a wonder, an awesome sight and a watery treasure all rolled into one. We saw it during a visit to the Aswan High Dam which, along with Lake Nasser, was officially opened in 1970 by then Egyptian president Anwar Sadat. To describe...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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August 28, 2019|
Response from GerryBuit | Reviewed this property |
I booked it with Maestro travel. Nesma the main contact was wonderful, reliable always came back quickly with answers.
December 5, 2016|
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if you can bear with a lot of Egyptians families with kids running all over the place I recommend that you try booking between 25 January to 5 February. this the mid year holiday. I want to go with my family this year. Just... More