Tour of the Nile

Augmented reality app for a journey to archaeological sites along the Nile.

Entry screen of the AR app 'Tour of the Nile'.

Using an iPad and 'augmented reality', visitors can take a journey down the River Nile in Egypt, visiting ancient archaeological sites and exploring 3D images of the objects excavated or found there. A large map of Egypt, printed by the UCL Geography Dept., helps guide the journey.

Tour of the Nile is now released as an iPad and Android app as of 15 February 2013. To use the app, please go to our Download suite for the AR markers and the iTunes link.


3D objects are displayed triggered by image markers, with the option to learn more about the object via textual information.

We would be pleased if you could fill in the online Survey about 'Tour of the Nile' app or if you would give gave us your feedback on the app via our Contact Form.

Page last modified on 09 jun 13 13:31 by Mona Hess