Nubian Museum, located opposite the Basma Hotel, south of the Old Cataract Hotel, at the southern edge of Aswan town on Sharia Abtal al-Tahrir - approximately a half hour walk from the city centre. Entry EGY£20. Camera fee: EGY£10. Open daily 0900-1300 and 1700-2100. Unfinished Obelisk, gives a glimpse into the way these structures were constructed Sehel Island - Well known for its excellent beaded jewelry. Also the location of the Famine Stela. The site is open till 4:00 P.M. Elephantine Island - The local Nubian villages of Siou and Koti occupy this island. Also home to the famous Nilometers and the Temples of Sati, Khnum and Pepinakht-Heqaib. There is also Nubian Museum. Entrance fee is 5 pound but the ticket seller usually say no change to the visitors. So, please bring small money. There is regular boat taxi who run by the locals for only 2 EP for one crossing but they will charge more for the tourist. Five Egyptian pound will be mostly accepted. Kitcheners Island - Also known as Plantation Island: has wonderful botanical gardens amidst the Nile
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