Luxor & Aswan Trip from Cairo
Embark on a unique two days Luxor & Aswan trip from Cairo, and explore the countless wonders of the Egyptian civilization. Fly to Luxor and stroll through Karnak Temple, Valley of the Kings, and Queen Hatshepsut Temple. Heading to Aswan for overnight, on the second day you can visit the High Dam, Unfinished Obelisk, and Philae Temple, then catch the flight back to Cairo and transfer to your hotel.
|Luxor / Aswan|
Pick Up / Drop Off Point
|Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Pick up service from your hotel in Cairo and return.
One Night accommodation in Aswan at 5* hotel.
Flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and from Aswan to Cairo.
Private Egyptologist guide during the 2 day trips.
2 Lunch meals during tours.
Entrance fees to all the mentioned sights.
Transport by air-conditioned vehicle.
Train tickets from Luxor to Aswan.
All service charges and taxes.
|Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Tour to Luxor Attractions
We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, then fly over to start and enjoy the two days Luxor & Aswan trip from Cairo.
Upon arrival at Luxor airport, you will be accompanied by your private Egyptologist guide to visit the famous historical sites including :
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to the 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great pharaoh Ramses II and boy pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Lunch will be served at oriental Nile view restaurant, then join your private guide to enjoy:
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land.
Then you will be transferred to Aswan for overnight at 5* hotel.
Tour to Aswan Attractions
Morning time, we will pick you up from your hotel joining your private tour guide to visit Aswan Highlights:
The High Dam:
It was built across the Nile at Aswan and was constructed between 1960 and 1970, it has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk:
The largest obelisk in ancient time. It was ordered by Hatshepsut (1508–1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak} and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.
The temple is dedicated to goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project. The target of this campaign was protecting it and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.