Agilkia Island, Aswan

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  • The various conquering powers left their marks on the various temple and ruins. Still a very impressive ruin saved from the flooding of the Nile by the High Dam  more »
  • Located near the Old Aswan Dam and a 3 minute boat ride from the shore, Agilkia Island is home to The Philae Temple complex, which was relocated on the island between 1972 and 1980.as the building of....  more »
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  • Agilkia Island Arabic: أجيليكا‎ is an island in the reservoir of the Old Aswan Dam along the Nile rover in southern Egypt; it is the present site of the relocated Ancient Egyptian temple complex of Philae. Partially to completely flooded by the old dam's construction in 1902, the Philae complex was dismantled and relocated to Agilkia island, as part of a wider UNESCO projec related to the 1960s construction of the Aswan High Dam and the eventual flooding of many sites posed by its large reservoir upstream.
  • Agilkia Island is an island in the reservoir of the Old Aswan Dam along the Nile River in southern Egypt; it is the present site of the relocated Ancient Egyptian temple complex of Philae.

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