2 Days / 1 Night
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Cairo – Abu Simbel
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Your Hotel / Nile Cruise in Luxor.
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Imagine if you can explore the ancient definition of the word glory within only two days by heading to the amazing cities of Cairo and Aswan where history was created in the shape of great structures like the great pyramids and the heavenly Abu Simbel temple. With our two days Cairo and Abu Simbel tour from Luxor, you will have the chance to explore the truest image of our beauty and wonder and create precious memories that will last a lifetime.
Domestic flight tickets "Luxor/Cairo - Cairo/Aswan"
All Transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private Egyptologist tour guide.
2 Lunch meals during the tour.
Entrance fees to all the sights mentioned.
All taxes and service charges.
1st class Train Tickets from Aswan to Luxor.
1 Night accommodation at a 5* hotel in Aswan.
Pickup & drop off services from and to your hotel/Nile Cruise in Luxor.
Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Entry inside the Pyramids, the Solar Boat, the Royal Mummy Room in the Egyptian Museum “Payable on Spot”.
Morning time, we will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor or Nile cruise to Luxor airport to catch the flight to Cairo from and upon arrival, our representative will take you to join your tour guide to begin your two days Cairo and Abu Simbel tour from Luxor by exploring:
Giza pyramids complex is where the most beautiful vivid image of ancient Egypt dates to more than 4000 years and include three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the sole Guardian the great sphinx and the valley temple.
The great pyramid is one of the oldest and largest constructions in the world where it has been reaching for the heavens since construction in 2580 BC which makes it older than 4500 years old, it was built in 20 years using 2,300,000 blocks of limestone and stands at the height of 147 m (481 ft) which made it the tallest building in existence for 3800 years un till the 18th century.
The great sphinx is a mysterious guardian figure from above that came to be in the times of Egypt old kingdom (2686-2181 BC), the oldest statue in history which has the height of 73 m (240 ft) and 19 m (66 ft) and the shape of mythical creature called the sphinx which has the body of a lion and the head of King Khafre to showcase his power and wisdom.
The Valley Temple is where the phenomenal mummification process took place since the old kingdom, it's one of the best-preserved archeological sites in ancient Egypt made entirely from limestone, granite and has diorite statues of Chephren.
Lunch will be served at a Pyramids / Nile view restaurant, then move to visit:
The Egyptian Museum contains over than 120,000 rare ancient Egyptian artifacts dating to more than 4000 years from all different time periods made from extravagant rich materials like gold & precious gems in the form of jewelry and small figures to ordinary materials like wood or stone that comes in statues, funerary objects. The most visited treasures are to King Tutankhamun and Ramses II, there are also many displayed mummies existed within the museum.
You will then head to Cairo airport then fly to Aswan and check-in you 5* hotel for overnight.
You will begin your second day by taking your breakfast boxes and checking-out from the hotel then continue your 2 days tour from Cairo and Abu Simbel from Luxor by heading to:
The two great temples of Abu Simbel is a gift from the divine created by Ramses the great (1279-1213 BCE) to be the sole protector of the southern border under the name "Temple of Ramesses, beloved by Amun". Abu Simbel is made up of two temple, the main one is for Ramsess where the sun festival takes place on 22 of February & October of each year where the sun shines on the faces of the four seated statues of Ramsess II, Ptah (God of creation), Amun (The Creator God), and Ra (Sun God) and the second temple is dedicated to his beloved wife Queen Nefertari. The rescue operation of the temple is known to be the most challenging archeological rescue operation in the history which was led by the UNESCO in the mid-60s.
Then you will back to Aswan to have your lunch and take the train to Luxor this ending your two days Cairo and Abu Simbel tour from Luxor. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.
Social distancing enforced throughout our tours.
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival.
Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.
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