Morning we will pick up from your hotel in Marsa Alam , driving to Luxor by a private air-conditioned car to visit Karnak temple.
the biggest temple dedicated to a god ever built,we will visit the great Hypostyle with 134 forest of giant pillars were built , obelisk of Hatshepsut 29 m high .. ecce
Lunch in a local restaurant,
to taste the Egyptian food .
West Bank :
after lunch we will drive to west bank of luxor to visit ,
valley of the kings :
For more than 500 years the pharaohs of 18 , 19 , and 20 dynasties the chose valley of kings to make them tombs , we discover 64 tombs until now .
We found in kings valley tombs of great pharaohs like , Ramses II , Thutmose III , Hatshepsut , Seti I … ecc , for bad luck they were all stolen .
Just the tombs of King Tut ankhamon the thieves didn’t succeed to steal it .
Then we move on to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut .
Temple of Hatshepsut :
The queen ruled Egypt about 23 years during 18th Dynasty , about 1490 to 1469 B.C .
The queen built a temple in west bank of luxor and two obelisks in Karnak .
she wanted to built the biggest obelisk ever built if it had been finished the work . her temple in west bank of luxor one of the most beautiful temples in ancient Egypt .
Then we will stop to visit colossi of Memnon .
colossi of Memnon :
The king Amenhotep III in front of his temple in west bank of luxor , but for bad luck an earth quick destroyed his temple . just the colossi remains until now .
after finishing the tour drive back to your hotel in Marsa Alam.
* Pick up services from your hotel to luxor and return
* All transfers by air-conditioned van
* An Egyptologist speaking tour guide ( all languages )
* Entrance fees to the sights mentioned in the program
* Lunch in local restaurant in Luxor
- Entry visa to Egypt
- Personal spendings
- Optional activities
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