back as during the Roman Empire. An indication of the Roman roots in the area lies not far from Safaga at the old Roman city of Mons Claudianus, just eight kilometres north of Quseir. Here there are archaeological excavations by the roadside which have exposed a large amount of pottery, as well as the remains of buildings.
Aswan city is the capital of the province of Aswan and the most important cultural cities of the Nuba region, which has long been the southern gateway to Egypt, the city on the east bank of the Nile River is located at the first waterfall. Arrive in Cairo railway and methods of wild desert, agricultural and Nile boats and domestic air flights.