Explore the legendary sites of Upper Egypt with Edfu, Aswan and Abu Simbel on a two-day tour and immerse yourself in great ancient history with Cleopatra and her companions.
Edfu, Aswan and Abu Simbel – three locations in Egypt with a great history. Edfu, which is in the south of Luxor right at the Nile, is known for its Ptolemaic Temple, which was built partly during the reign of Cleopatra.
The temple of Horus is the quality preserved temple in Egypt.Another famous attraction is the anciental settlement in Edfu referred to as Tell Edfu.
Aswan, a bit further in the south, is most famous for its huge Assuan dam which borders Lake Nasser in the north. One to the most southern parts of Egypt is Abu Simbel.
The little town with less than 3.000 inhabitants is home to the impressive rock temples of Ramses II.
On the first day of your trip, we’ll pick you up in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus from your hotel in Hurghada.
The first journey takes you to Edfu with the Temple of Edfu, the Temple of Horus. It is located on the west side of the Nile and is the best preserved temple in Egypt.
You’ll also be able to view amazing ancient murals before heading to the Philae temple, one of ancient Egypt’s greatest rulers. The temple is located on the island of Agilkia in the Nile River. You can visit the temple by going into one of the felucas and crossing the river.
We then drop you off at your hotel in Aswan, where you can rest or join additional trips.
Day takes you to the well-known dual temple Abu Simbel, which turned into in the beginning carved into the mountainside and served King Ramses II and his Queen Nefertari. Your cruise will then take you back to Aswan, where you’ll visit the impressive dam after lunch at a local restaurant.
In the late afternoon, the bus takes you back from your trip to Edfu, Aswan and Abu Simbel to your hotel in Hurghada.
What is included Hurghada to Luxor Tour:
- all transfers by A/C bus
- english speaking Egyptologist guide
- bus tickets
- entrance fees to the mentioned places in the program
- lunch at the restaurant
- hotel in Aswan
What is not included:
- drinks in the restaurant
- any extras not mentioned
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