Up to 2 days
Explore the ancient wonders of Luxor on a day tour from Hurghada. With a private Egyptologist guide, visit the Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple, both of which played important roles in ancient Egyptian history. After lunch at a local restaurant, visit the Hatshepsut Temple, dedicated to the powerful queen of the same name. Finally, explore the Valley of the Kings, where you’ll discover fascinating tombs of famous pharaohs such as Tutankhamun and Ramses II. Learn about the history and significance of each site from your guide, and gain a deeper appreciation for the rich cultural heritage of Egypt. The tour includes transportation by car from Hurghada to Luxor and back. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the wonders of ancient Luxor!
|-our guide will meet you at your hotel in Hurghada and you'll depart by car for Luxor. - Arrive at the Karnak Temple, one of the largest temple complexes in the world. Explore the impressive ruins and learn about the history and religious significance of this ancient site. Karnak Temple (معبد الكرنك): Situated in Luxor, Egypt, the Karnak Temple is one of the largest temple complexes in the world. It was built over several centuries and was dedicated to the god Amun. The complex includes many temples, chapels, and other structures, and is known for its impressive columns, carvings, and other intricate details.|
|- Continue on to the Luxor Temple, another magnificent temple complex that is well-preserved and impressive. Learn about the pharaohs who built the temple and the rituals that took place here. - Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Luxor Temple (معبد الاقصر): Located on the east bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Egypt, the Luxor Temple is one of the most impressive ancient Egyptian temples. It was built around 1400 BCE and was dedicated to the god Amun. The temple is known for its stunning architecture and its many intricate carvings and hieroglyphics.|
|- Visit the Hatshepsut Temple, a unique and impressive temple dedicated to the powerful queen of the same name. Learn about her reign and the significance of the temple. Hatshepsut Temple (حتشبسوت): The Hatshepsut Temple is located on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Egypt. It was built by Queen Hatshepsut in the 15th century BCE as a mortuary temple for her father. The temple is known for its unique architecture, which includes three terraced levels and many impressive sculptures and carvings.|
|- Explore the Valley of the Kings, where you'll visit the tombs of some of Egypt's most famous pharaohs. Admire the intricate hieroglyphics and learn about the lives and reigns of these ancient rulers. Valley of the Kings (وادي الملوك): The Valley of the Kings is a famous archaeological site located on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Egypt. It was used as a burial site for pharaohs and their consorts during the New Kingdom period (1550-1070 BCE). It contains many tombs, including those of famous pharaohs such as Tutankhamun and Ramses II. The tombs are known for their intricate and colorful decorations, including hieroglyphics and detailed scenes from Egyptian mythology. - Depart for Hurghada. - Arrive back at your hotel in Hurghada, concluding your Day Tour to Luxor by car.|