Luxor Highlights tour (East & West bank)
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Luxor 5+ Hours
Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, Memnon, Karnak & Luxor Temples.
>> Tour Description
The Valley of Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, Memnon, Karnak & Luxor Temples tour is a comprehensive exploration of some of the most iconic historical monuments in the Luxor region of Egypt. This tour takes you on a journey through the rich history of ancient Egypt, visiting sites that date back to Pharaonic times.
The Valley of Kings is perhaps the most famous burial site for the Pharaohs of the New Kingdom. More than 60 tombs are hidden in the valley, including the tomb of Tutankhamun, which was discovered in 1922 by Howard Carter. The tombs are adorned with colourful wall paintings and hieroglyphics, telling the story of the Pharaohs and their journey to the afterlife.
Located near the Valley of Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut is a remarkable structure carved into a cliff face. This temple was built by the Pharaoh Hatshepsut and is dedicated to the god Amun. The temple is known for its stunning architecture and impressive reliefs depicting the life of Hatshepsut.
The Colossi of Memnon are two massive statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, situated at the entrance to his mortuary temple. Despite being badly damaged by earthquakes, these statues still provide a glimpse into the grandeur of ancient Egyptian architecture.
The Karnak Temple Complex is a vast complex of temples, chapels, and pylons, dedicated to the god Amun. This temple is an awe-inspiring example of the architectural and engineering capabilities of ancient Egypt. The Great Hypostyle Hall is a highlight of the complex, with its towering columns towering above visitors.
The Luxor Temple is a well-preserved temple complex dedicated to the god Amun. It is one of the most impressive temples in Egypt, with highlights including the colossal statues of Ramses II and the Avenue of Sphinxes.
Overall, this tour offers a rich and fascinating insight into the ancient history of Egypt and is a must-visit for anyone interested in archaeology, history, or culture.
>> Tour Includes
– Pick up & drop off transfer from Luxor.
– Entrance fees of historical sites.
– Accompanied professional tour guide.
>> Tour Excludes
– Meals or drinks.
– Personal expenses.
>> Tour Availability
Days ->> Available all days.
Locations ->> Available in Luxor.