Day 01: Dahab / Cairo Tour
Ancient Egypt Tours representative pick up you from your hotel in Dahab, transfer to Sharm El Sheikh Airport for departure to Cairo. Upon arrival Cairo airport you meet and assist by Ancient Egypt Tours representative. Enjoy your Cairo tour with your Egyptologist tour guide, visit Giza Three Pyramids, Khufu, Chephren pyramids, and Mycerinus, then go to the panorama to take memorable photos and down to see the sphinx the head of Chephren king and body of lion, continue our tour in Cairo to visit The Egyptian museum which contains the Tut Ank Amoun treasures. Lunch at local restaurant, vegetarian if need it. Transfer to Cairo Airport, fly to Luxor, transfer to your hotel in Luxor and overnight
Day 02: Luxor Tour / Dahab
Ancient Egypt Tours representative pick up you from your hotel in Luxor, enjoy your tour in Luxor and visit Luxor west bank including valley of the kings with 63 tombs and you will visit 3 tombs – except Tut Ankh Amoun Tomb- then visit the Hatshepsut temple in El Deir EL Bahari for the woman who ruled Egypt and its contains 3 levels with beautiful paints, continue our tour to see the colossi of Memnon, lunch at quality restaurant in Luxor, visit the magnificent Karnak temple – special temple for the god Amoun- at the end of your tour transfer to Luxor airport, fly back to Dahab via Cairo. Transfer back to your hotel in Dahab.
Ancient Egypt Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Dahab & transfer to Dahab International Airport Flight to Cairo will take 50 minutes. Where you will be met & assisted by our Cairo representative. After that our Egyptologist guide will be waiting for you upon arrival outside the main arrival of Cairo airport with the sign “Ancient Egypt Tours with your name written on it “
We will star to enjoy an excursion to visit The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities, and dates back some 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, with a representative amount on display, the remainder in storerooms, The Egyptian Museum which is filled with thousands of Pharaonic artifacts, including the golden treasures of king Tutankhamen. Fascinating objects such as jewels, headdresses, alabaster vases and toys from ancient Egypt are all on display, and many priceless statues and other artifacts can also be seen which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1922s when his tomb was excavated, The Egyptian Museum is one of the first stops on most people’s itineraries when travelling to Egypt. This distinctive museum that houses a vast store of priceless objects, from earlier time to the Greco Roman period is worth seeing, Proceed to have your lunch at local restaurant.
then Move to visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world The great Pyramid of Khufu’s (Cheops),3 small pyramids You will continue to explore the rest of Giza plateau including the sight of Khafre’s (kaphren) pyramid - Khufu's son, the second-largest pyramid on Giza site,, the remains of the funeral temple, the pyramid of Mankawra( Mykerinus) and 3 small pyramids. Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, which dates from the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the pyramids of chefren This temple served definitely two functions: First, it was used for the purification of the mummy of the king before its burial. Second, it was used for making the Mummification process of the king. After visiting the pyramids, you'll then continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. In the evening you will be driven to Cairo Airport for flight to Luxor where you will be met & transferred to your hotel in Luxor.
Overnight in Luxor
Day 02: Luxor Tours
Breakfast at your hotel in Luxor and then you will be accompanied by your English speaking tour guide and private air-conditioned deluxe vehicle to visit the famous Karnak Temple, the largest place of worship ever built. In ancient Egypt, the power of the god Amun of Thebes gradually increased during the early New Kingdom, and after the short persecution led by Akhenaten, it rose to its apex. In the reign of Ramses III, more than two thirds of the property owned by the temples belonged to Amun, evidenced by the stupendous buildings at Karnak. Although badly ruined, no site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man, and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples located about three kilometers north of Luxor, Egypt situated on 100 ha (247 acres) of land. Karnak is actually the sites modern name. Its ancient name was Ipet-isut, meaning "The Most Select (or Sacred) of Places".
You will continue to explore then transfer to the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El Deir El Bahary, Queen Hatshepsut was the first great woman in recorded history: the forerunner of such figures as Cleopatra, Catherine the Great and Elizabeth I.The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut is the focal point of the Deir el-Bahri complex of mortuary temples and tombs located on the west bank of the Nile, opposite the city of Luxor. Hatshepsut was female pharoah. Her temple, this temple was built on three surfaces take the form of balconies, devoted primarily to the worship of the god Amun, and to perform funeral rites for the queen known as El Deir El Bahary
Than pay a visit to Valley of the Kings the Valley of the Kings was created and used from approximately 1539 BC to 1075 BC. It contains some 60 tombs, starting with Thutmose I and ending with Ramses X or XI. The official name of the site was The Great and Majestic Necropolis of the Millions of Years of the Pharaoh, Life, Strength, Health in The West of Thebes, or more usually, the Great Field. The most famous tomb is KV62, the Tomb of King Tutankhamun. The discovery of King Tut’s tomb was made by Howard Carter in 1922 Tutankhamun’s tomb was the first royal tomb to be discovered that was still largely intact. Moreover; lunch is going to be served during your trip.
Proceed to the two colossal statues of Amenhotep III, Colossi of Memnon are the two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. For 3,400 years they have sat in the Theban necropolis, across the River Nile from the city of Luxor. The original function of the Colossi was to stand guard at the entrance to Amenhotep’s memorial temple or mortuary temple.
Optional felucca sail to the Banana Island in Luxor to watch the amazing sunset on the Nile like no other anywhere. Later on, you will be transferred to Luxor domestic airport to fly back to Dahab where You will be met by a company representative and transferred by private air conditioned vehicle class to your hotel in Dahab .
Pick up services from your hotel in Dahab and return
Internal flight ticket (Dahab /Cairo - Cairo/ Luxor - Luxor/Dahab )
All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation in Luxor at 5* hotel with breakfast
Private English speaking guide throughout tours
Entrance fees to all mentioned sights in Cairo & Luxor
Lunch at local restaurant during tour in Cairo & Luxor
Bottled water on board the vehicle
Shopping tours through out Cairo & Luxor.
All services charges and taxes
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