Luxor Day Tour
Never miss the chance while you are in Egypt to explore Luxor in one day tour.
Ancient Thebes, as the Pharaohs used to call it, served as the capital of Egypt in the most flourishing period of history, the ruling period of the New Kingdom.
This is why it is full of ancient temples, necropolises, and much much more!
We offer a wide scope of tours to Egypt, we consider our a day tour to Luxor among the most marvelous among them.
This is because it offers the guests a marvelous chance to discover the secrets of Luxor in the best-organized tour.
Our visits to Luxor would be dived in two destinations.
The first day would be dedicated for the monuments of the East Bank including the Karnak and the Luxor Temple.
Afterward, lunch in a cal restaurant.
In our next destination be discovering the finest monuments of the West Bank of Luxor like the Valley of the Kings, the Colossi of Memnon, and the Temple of Hatshepsut.
The summary of the itinerary
Pick up from your hotel in Luxor in the morning, visit the Karnak Temple, the Luxor Temple, have lunch.
After lunch visits the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and the Colossi of Memnon, have lunch, transfer anywhere around Luxor.
optional tour to the Sound and Light show at the Karnak, overnight in the hotel in Luxor.
Monuments included in this travel package:
Price Per Person:
- Long experienced and qualified tour guides and tour operators
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
- Lunch meals during your trip in Luxor
- Mineral water on board the vehicle during the tour.
- Hotel pickup and drop off.
- All Service charges & taxes.
– Entry visa to Egypt.
– International flight tickets.
– Any extra meals and beverages.
– All personal expenses like laundry etc.
– Tipping to Guide, Driver, etc.
– Any Optional tours may require
The full Intermarry of the Luxor day Tour
- We greet our guests at any place they prefer in or around the charming city of Luxor.
- Our experienced and skilled company representative would be escorting our guests all over the two days’ tour of Luxor.
- The first place we explore in Luxor would be the Karnak Temple, the center of the worship of the god Amun, the king of gods in ancient Egypt.
- This is why it is the largest and most amazing temples of ancient Egypt. It was first constructed as early as the ruling period of the Middle Kingdom of the Pharaohs.
- However, the construction remained for thousands of years afterward with each king adding his own unique contribution to the Karnak.
- The highlights of the complex include the hypostyle hall of Ramses II, the pylons, and the avenue of sphinxes.
Temple of Luxor
- We continue our tour towards the Temple of Luxor. Established around 1400 BC, the temple was established to witness the crowning of the kings of ancient Egypt.
- This was also where the Opt Festival used to take place, perhaps this is the reason why it was connected with the Karnak Temple with the avenue of sphinxes.
- At the façade of the temple, there are two huge statues of Ramses II. Inside the temple, there are various chapels dating to different periods of ancient Egyptian history.
- Now, it is time to have lunch in one of the best local restaurants in Luxor.
- Today, we would be exploring the monuments of the West Bank of Luxor, named as the city of the dead in ancient Egypt as this was where all mortuary rituals used to take place.
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
- We begin our tour by exploring the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Nicknamed as the splendor of splendors in ancient Egypt, due to its magnificent charm.
- Constructed in the 15th century BC by Queen Hatshepsut, one of the most famous queens of ancient Egypt who belonged to the 18th The temple is featured with its distinctive layout with its terraces, unlike other mortuary temples of ancient Egypt.
- While in the temple, never miss the chance to explore the chapels of Hathor, Anubis, and the section displaying the trip the queen initiated to the lands of Pont.
Valley of the Kings
- We go on with our overnight tour from Hurghada to Luxor to explore the Valley of the Kings. This was where the kings of the New Kingdom of ancient Egypt, beginning with the 18th dynasty, established marvelous tombs, hidden inside the mountain to protect them against thrifts.
- There are many tombs to explore in this wonderful ancient royal necropolis including the Tomb of Tuthmosis III, Ramses III, and the amazing Tomb of King Tut Ankh Amun.
Colossi of Memnon
- Our last visit at the West Bank of Luxor would be to the Colossi of Memnon. Established in the 14th century BC at the entrance of the impressive mortuary temple of Amenhotep III, each statue is around 18 meters in height.
- A popular landmark of Luxor for centuries, the Greeks called them Memnon as they believed that the sounds one of them used to produce more than 2000 years ago were that of the mother of Memnon, crying over his death.
- After we finish our wonderful day tour in Luxor, we would be transferring the guests back to any location they prefer in or around Luxor.