Hurghada day tours

Luxor to Aswan Nile Cruise from Hurghada

Description

Enjoy a 5 days Nile Cruise from Hurghada, Luxor to Aswan and visit Karnak , Luxor Temples, Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Edfu, kom-ombo temples and Philae temple while enjoying navigation in the Nile River.

5 Days / 4 Nights
Luxor / Aswan
Private

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Itinerary

  • 1

    Arrival Luxor

    Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in hurghada, then transfer to Luxor to board your Nile cruise around 4 hours driving, upon arrival you will check-in and have lunch on board, then afternoon you will accompany by your egyptologist guide to visit the Karnak Temples the greatest and important worship site in history which dedicated to the Theban triad God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu, then journey onto visit the majestic Luxor Temple which was constructed approximately 1400 BC, by Amunhotep III of the 18th Dynasty New Kingdom and it was completed by Ramesses II of the 19th. After enjoying your visit you will back to your Nile Cruise. Overnight onboard. Meals: Lunch, Dinner.

  • 2

    Luxor sightseeing ( Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple and the colossi of Memnon )

    After breakfast on board, your tour guide will pick you up from your Nile Cruise by A/C Vehicle in Luxor to explore the West bank. You will Start your visit to the mysterious valley the Valley of the Kings, where 64 tombs were discovered, The Royal tombs are very well decorated and preserved with the ancient Egyptian beliefs and mythology about the afterlife . Then continue your visit to the unique Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, she was not the only queen to rule the ancient Egypt, many queens ruled before her, but her fame came from all the monuments she constructed after ascending the throne and still standing till now, then carry on to the magnificent Colossi of Memnon, the two huge statues of king Amonhotep III, after you finish your amazing tour you will back to your Cruise which will sail onto Edfu via Esna lock. Overnight onboard. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

  • 3

    visit to Edfu & kom ombo Temples

    After breakfast on board, time to visit Edfu Temple which was built during the Ptolemaic Era between 237 BC and 57 BC, consider to be the most preserved temple of Ancient Egypt, then back to the Nile cruise and Sail onto Kom Ombo Temple, the temple is different than other Temples as it has dedicated to two gods, Horus the Falcon headed God and Sobek the Crocodile headed God of the Nile and fertility, after enjoying your tour Back to your Cruise and sail onto Aswan, Overnight onboard. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

  • 4

    Abu Simble Optional Tour

    Optional tour to Abu simble temples, its great opportunity to visit the famous site of king Ramesses II and his beautiful wife nefertari, which cut into the mountain, built before his 34th regnal year dedicated to Amun-re, RA Horakhty, Ptah and Rameses himself, the location in the hill of libations was chosen with great precision so that twice a year the first rays of the rising sun illuminated the innermost wall of the sanctuary and the seated statues of the four gods, both temples were discovered in 1813 almost completely sanded up and Belzoni cleared it in 1817, then both temples were moved in 1964 by the help of Egyptian government and UNESCO to avoid the rising water of the Nile, Overnight onboard. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

  • 5

    Disembarkation / Aswan Sightseeing

    After breakfast disembark your Nile cruise, and start your tour to visit Aswan High Dam, which built to control the floods of the river, then you will visit Philae Temple which dedicated to the Goddess Isis and it was built during the Ptolemaic era, after your visit you will journey onto the famous Aswan Red Granite Quarry to see the impressive unfinished Obelisk, then after you will be driven back in comfort and safety to Hurghada, which is 7 hours drive. Meals: Breakfast.

Include

  • Transfers from Hurghada to Luxor / from Aswan to Hurghada by A/C vehicle
  • Accommodation onboard 5 Star Nile Cruise on full board basis
  • Meet and greet service upon arrival and departure
  • Entrance fees to all sights as mentioned in the itinerary
  • English-speaking Tour Guide for all Nile Cruise tours
  • A bottle of water during the tour
  • Service charges and taxes included in package price

Exclude

  • Any extras
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping

Prices

   Per Person          MAY - SEP         OCT - APRIL 
   Double          415 $           435 $
   Single          575 $           610 $

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