from $240,00

3 Days Guided tours to Aswan, Abu Simbel and Luxor

Aswan & Luxor
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Duration

3 Days & 2 Nights

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

15 people

Languages

Deutsche, English, Español, Français, italiano, русский, العربية, 中国語, 日本語

Overview

Ancient Egypt Tours Special Packages is not only available for the long Holidays as Leisure Travel Egypt offer you Egypt Short Breaks just for 3 Nights to enjoy the best of Egypt during your 3 Days Vacation in Egypt as you can choose among different programs as you can book a package, Start in Aswan and end in Luxor! With the In-depth Cultural tour Valley of the Kings Tour : 3-Days Guided tours to Aswan, Aswan to Visit High Dam , Unfinished Obelisk and Philae temple by Motorboat and Abu Simbel Guided Day tour + Train to Luxor and  Luxor East and West Banks Guided Tour & Drop off

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Valley of the Kings
  • Hatshepsut temple
  • Colossi of Memnon
  • Karnak Temple
  • Luxor temple
  • High Dam
  • Unfinished Obelisk
  • Unfinished Obelisk

Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival to aswan
Day 1: Arrival to aswan

Welcome to Cairo, Egypt (Around The Clock) Ancient Egypt Tours representative will pick you up from Aswan International Airport by the exit door, holding a sign "Ancient Egypt Tours with your name written on it ".will meet & assist you at Aswan International Airport (Arrival procedures) and then he will escort you to the hotel by exclusive air-conditioned deluxe vehicle. At hotel the tour manager will assist with a smooth check-in and review your holiday itinerary with you to establish and confirm pick-up times for each tour.
Than Move From your hotel in Aswan to enjoy a day tour in the amazing city Aswan . Start your tour by a visit to the High Dam, An engineering miracle was constructed between 1960 and 1970. It aimed to increase economic production by further regulating the annual river flooding and providing storage of water for agriculture, and later, to generate hydroelectricity. The dam has had a significant impact on the economy and culture of Egypt
then move to the Unfinished Obelisk, This obelisk is believed to belong to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th dynasty and the royal wife of king Tuthmosis II. The unfinished obelisk is the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan, Egypt. It is unknown which pharaoh created this structure. It is nearly one third larger than any ancient Egyptian obelisk ever erected. If finished it would have measured around 42 m and would have weighed nearly 1,200 tons.
Then move to the beautiful located Temple of Philae on Isis Island and the Granite Quarries, which is dedicated to the goddesses Isis and Hathor. Transfer to your hotel in Aswan.
Overnight in Aswan. Welcome Drink

Day 2: Abu Simbel Tour, Train to Luxor
Day 2: Abu Simbel  Tour, Train to Luxor

tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Aswan by a Private A/C vehicle to start your tour to the Temples of Abu Simble where you will visit the Temple of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari which reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom, both temples were cut into the rock and lapped by the Nile River which belong to the Nubian monuments and are considered UNESCO world heritage. Get back to Train in Aswan.
Later at 3 PM , you will be transferred to Aswan train station to take the train to Luxor ( 3 Hours ) .
Arrive Luxor and be met at Luxor train station and transferred to your hotel
Overnight in Luxor hotel ( Private room ) 4 stars hotel with Breakfast

Day 3: Luxor East and West Banks Guided Tour & Drop off
Day 3: Luxor East and West Banks Guided Tour & Drop off

After breakfast , Ancient Egypt Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor to discover the West bank of Luxor. First, visit 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. You will visit 3 tombs.
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
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. Back to hotel
The 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 Ramesses 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".
Then move to Luxor Temple. It was built by Amunhotep III in 18th Dynasty in the New Kingdom and it was completed by Ramesses II during the 19th Dynasty. King Ramses II was the most famous king in the 19th Dynasty. He ruled Egypt for about 67 years. It was dedicated to the great god Amun-Ra, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu together representing the Theban triad. Enjoy visiting Obelisk of Ramses II in front of the 1st Pylon. It was called "Ipet resyt", which means the Southern Opet or the Place of the Seclusion of Amun-Re. It was directly connected to the temple of Karnak, the main cult center of Amun-Re or Amun-Min, the sky god or the ithyphallic fertility god. The temple of Luxor has, since its inception, always been a sacred site. After Egypt's pagan period, a Christian church and monastery was located here, and after that, a mosque (13th century Mosque of Abu el-Haggag) was built that continues to be used today, Back to your hotel.
In the end of the day your will be transferred to Luxor train station or airport or any other drop off point you prefer in Luxor
End point

Included/Excluded

  • - Pick up from Aswan airport , train station or any meeting point in Aswan
  • - One Nights Accommodation on a 3-star hotel in Aswan ( Bed and Breakfast ) Private room
  • - One Nights Accommodation on a 4-star hotel in Luxor ( Bed and Breakfast ) Private room
  • - Guided Day Tour to Aswan sightseeing
  • - Guided Tour to the East and West Banks of Luxor
  • - Guided Tour to Abu Simbel
  • - All transfers by modern air-conditioned vehicle
  • - Train ticket Aswan- Luxor
  • - Pick up at Luxor train station
  • - Expert tour guide (Different Languages available )
  • - Drop off service in the end of the tour in Luxor airport or train station
  • - All service charges and taxes , Fuel surcharge ,Landing and facility fees
  • -International flights and visa
  • - Entrance fees to the sightseeing
  • -Lunch meal at local restaurant in Aswan & Luxor.
  • -Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • -Gratuities

Durations

3 Days

Children Policy

  • 0 – 5.99 Free of Charge
  • 6 – 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
  • 12 – 99 Full price

 

Cancellation

You can cancel up to One Week in advance of the experience for a full refund. For a full refund, you must cancel at least One Week before the experience’s start time. If you cancel less than One Week before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded. Any changes made less than One Week before the experience’s start time will not be accepted. Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time. This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

from $240,00
Room Type Price/Person
Triple Room 240
Twin Room 250
Single Room 500

 

Languages

Deutsche, English, Español, Français, italiano, русский, العربية, 中国語, 日本語

Information Contact

Email

info@ancientegypttours.com

Phone

+20-1008888479

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