Third Cataract of the Nile, Dongola

#5 of 9 in Things to do in Northern State
A shallow section of a mighty river, Third Cataract of the Nile is characterized by big boulders that prevent boats from navigating through this area. Nearby, you can visit the Sudanese village of Tombos, the site of a major archaeological site dated at around 3,500 years old. Plan to visit Third Cataract of the Nile during your Dongola vacation using our convenient Dongola holiday planner.
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  • I love the atmosphere at the 3rd cataract, the view from the fortress down to the Nile is unforgettable!  more »
  • The Third Cataract is around Tombos/Hannek the rocky elevation at the East bank offers an impressive panorama over the rapids lying before that.  more »
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