Travelers are voting Kitcheners Island, Philae and Elephantine as the best of 3 islands near Aswan. There is 3 islands near Aswan a city just 32 km from Aswan. The most popular of these is Kitcheners Island near Aswan. You can find 3 islands near Aswan and 5 islands in the country of Egypt. Our members favorite in Aswan is Philae and Kitcheners Island is the top pick in Egypt. Want more? Check out our map of islands near Aswan.