Waset (the city of palaces)
A full and enthralling day of discovery in this wonderful Luxor tour of the East and West Banks of the Nile. An informative insight into the original home of the Old Capital Thebes with your guided tours of Karnak Temples, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut's Temple and the Colossi of Memnon.
pick up , move to visit sightseeing of Luxor Your first stop will be at the Valley of the Kings - burial place of pharaohs, hidden in the rocks, decorated with scences and funerary rituals of the period for afterlife of pharaohs. Valley of Kings is famous for Tutankhamen tomb and its treasures, discovered in 1922 by Howard Carter , next stop will be Hatshepsut- famous female pharaoh. . Inside temple you can see text and picture of an expedition to exotic country calls Land of Punt. continue to Colossi of Memnon, guards at entrance of a temple and only remaining nowadays. Continue trip to Karnak temple, dedicated to the God Amon-Ra, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu. In Karnak temple each pharaoh tried to perpetuate his name. One of the famous area in Karnak temple - Hypostyle hall with 134 massive columns with over three meters in diameter.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: We pick you up at any Luxor hotels, cruise ships, flats ...etc
End location: We will drop you off at any Luxor hotels, cruise ships, flats ..etc
Duration: 8 hours
Transportation Method: Vehicles are new branded air-conditioned with a professional driver, but drivers in Egypt do not speak English and they cannot act as tour guides for the Egyptian monumental sights
Academic Egyptologist speaking guide during tour(me)
Transportation by private air-conditioned deluxe vehichle
Mineral water and soft drinks on board vehicle
Service charges and taxes included in tour price
Estimated Local Cash Needed
266 egyptian pounds - entrance fees for the sightseeing ( tickets )
Vehicles are new branded air-conditioned with a professional drivers, but they do not speak English and they cannot act as tour guides for the Egyptian monumental sights.
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Again Ahmed has come through for me. His mastery of guiding you through sites and planning gives you the tour you'd expect from the highest grade of experience/education possible in all of the field of history while giving you the chance to ask questions, offer feedback, and understand the philosophies of the ancient artwork and cultures famous worldwide for their part in the innovation of mankinds practices and the evolution of how many things are today I wish all the best to you in the future Thank you!