Welcome to the most amazing open air Museum
A fully guided tour of LUXOR.
You will be transported to and from your hotel in Hurghada by an air-conditioned coach bus
.Luxor is a city in Upper Egypt and is the capital of Luxor Governorate.
As the site of the Ancient Egyptian city of Thebes, the modern city of Luxor houses the ruins of the temples and complexes of Karnak.
Immediately opposite of the River Nile lie the monuments, temples, and tombs of the West Bank Necropolis.
On this tour you will visit these sites, as well as the Valley of Kings.
You will be one of thousands of tourists who visit these monuments, contributing a large part towards the local economy
.On the first day of your tour, you will be picked up from your hotel in Hurghada at 6.00am.
Upon arrival in Luxor, you will visit the amazing KARNAK TEMPLE
This Temple is one of the finest examples of worship and is dedicated to the god Amon-Ra
We then take you to LUXOR TEMPLE which sits alongside the Nile.It is among the most beautiful Temples in Egypt
These temples are one of the finest examples of worship and are dedicated to the god Amon-Ra.
Return to your hotel which is called The Lotus Hotel and spend a relaxing evening
OPTIONAL but not included is The Karnak Temple Light and Sound Show
Begins with a tour of the CITY OF THE DEAD
You will also visit the VALLEY OF THE KINGS , THE TEMPLE OF QUEEN HATSHEPSUT, THE COLOSSI OF MENMON.
You will be transported back in time as you wander through THE VALLEY OF THE KINGS ,an amazing scene awaits you. It was the royal cemetery for 62 Pharaohs and is located on the west bank of the Nile. Presently there are several archaeological projects currently at work at The Valley of the Kings
Then we visit the most awe inspiring Temple of all QUEEN HATSHEPSUT.It is known as the Mortuary Temple and is an ancient funerary shrine in Upper Egypt.It was built for Queen Hatsheput to commemorate her achievements and to serve as a Funeral Temple for her as well as a sanctuary of the God Amon Ra.
After this we move onto THE COLOSSI OF MENMON. These are two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep XVIII. For the past 3,400 years since 1350 BC they have stood in the Theban Necropolis locates west of the River Nile from the modern city of luxor.
Afterwards, we take you to visit an Alabaster factory.In Egypt Alabaster is found in two places a few miles behind The Valley of the Kings and the Malawi area
OPTIONAL but not included Hot Air Balloon
This concludes your visit to Luxor and you will be transported back to your hotel in Hurghada
.A fully-guided, 2-day tour is the undoubtedly the best way to get the full Luxor experience.
Do not miss out.The prices including pickup from Hurghada Hotels, extra transfer will be applied for pick up from other city (Makadi Bay, Safaga, El Gouna, Abo Soma Bay).