Aswan (Aswān) is one of the most famous cities in Egypt and globally known as one of the best travel destinations. Aswan is located in the south of Egypt, around 680km south of Cairo, which is nearby the Aswan Dam and Lake Nasser. Aswan is the home of many famous temples and many granite rocks which most of the Obelisks Luxor and Cairo were sourced. Aswan played a big role during the early history and was the ancient Egyptians’ gateway to Africa. The city population is around 275,000 and has so many historical sightseeing but the city is well known as a relaxed more than Cairo and Luxor with panoramic views on the river Nile.