Aswan and Lake Nasser Travel Guide

Aswan and Lake Nasser Sights

Mausoleum of the Aga Khan

  • Sheyakhah Oula Map It
  • Aswan West Bank
  • Cemetery

Published 01/20/2010

Fodor's Review

The Fatimid-style Tomb of Sultan Muhammed Aga Khan III (d. 1957), leader of the Shi‘a Isma‘ili (Shi‘ite) sect, stands sentry over Aswan on a cliff of the West Bank. The tomb is closed to the public, but you can pass the outer walls on your way to or from Saint Simeon's Monastery. It's a hike up here in the heat, and a camel ride may be a better option for some.

Sight Information

Address:

Sheyakhah Oula, Aswan, Aswan, Egypt

Map It

Phone:

155-300–4525

Published 01/20/2010

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