To estimate lake size Naser and to behold the monuments unattainable in a different way known as for Vadi es-Sebua, Amad and Kasr-Ibrim, you should accept a role in cruise. Cruising vessels have started to make swimmings on the lake since 1993 at the initiative of Moustapha al-Gindi, the Nubian who was born in Cairo. In its order were the two first a vessel – Eugenie (a reminding hunting lodge of the beginning of the XX century) and Oasr Ibrim (constructed in style of art deco respective for the 30th years. The operator both is the Belle Epoque Travel agency in Cairo (02/516-9649, www. eugenie. com. eg and www. kasribrim. com. eg).
Now after the lake 5 more vessels float: Prince Abbas (02/738-3384, www. nilxplor@rite. com), Queen AbuSimbel (010 1407753, www. naggar. 4mg. com), Nubian Sea (02/404-8902, www. nubiansea@misl-net. net) and Tania (095/237-6445, Luxor) – all five-stars, without considering four-stars Tania. Everyone follows on the same route, making four-day travel from a high-rise dam or three-day swimming from Abu – Sim – is white. Cruise includes visit of the 3rd called above monuments, also Abu-Simbela and Kalabsha. The most part of passengers – members of tourist groups who beforehand reserve places even before arrival to Egypt. But it is possible to agree about participation in cruise and through Belle Epoque in Cairo, also in the agencies located on the embankment of Aswan, such as Eastmar Travel (Nubian Sea) or Travco (Tania). The prices fluctuate from 120 to 190 dollars for the person in day, including a food and visit of monuments. Nubian Sea has won competition for the best kitchen. Because drinks on vessels are very expensive, some travellers prefer is concealed to carry by aboard own stock.
The lake Naser, not including all the rest, is a beautiful place for admirers of fishing. Here are found a Nile perch (the largest caught copy weighed 176 kg that is not so far to a world record), eighteen species of a big catfish, including known вунду, a big tilapiya and reminding a piranha терапон. Because the tilapiya (being in the bottom of a food chain) throws caviar in April, other fish is more numerous in summer months. The best fishing docks are in the north, to Amada. To the south the most part of fish serves as food for crocodiles.
Some operators in Aswan will organise special rounds for fans of fishing. Address in African Angler agency (097/230-9748, www. a-angler@ link. net, www. african-angler. co. uk), headed by the former organizer of a Kenyan safari Tim Baylee who offers six – (600-750 pounds) and trinadtsatidnevny (1090-1315 pounds) trips (payment becomes in pounds sterlings and includes flight from Britain with landing on demand), or in Lake Nasser Adventure (012 3503825, мобильный+882 16 333 601 38, www. lakenasseradven-ture. com), founded being the managing director of the cruising Eugenie liner Pascal Artiyeda and Negrasha’s local fisherman. Third El-Temsah agency (097/231-5767, mobile Ф012 3343203, crocodile2004@hotmail. com) which Ala Temsakh operates, will organise for malekhanky groups (600 pounds from the person in day) departures on fishing, hunting for ducks and walks for supervision over birds.