The fort was first built by the Persians in about the sixth century B.C., but at that time it was on the cliffs near the river.
Salah Edden al-Ayobi's Castle
Built by Saladin El Ayouby, the famous king and army leader and the founder of the Ayyubid Dynasty, during the end of the 12th century, the Citadel has witnessed many important events in the Egyptian history.
The High Dam
Located near Aswan, the world famous High Dam was an engineering miracle when it was built in the 1960s.
The Hanging Church
The Hanging Church is one of the oldest churches in Egypt and the history of a church on this site dates to the 2nd century AD.