Dandara and Abydos day trip
Leave the beach for a day and head to Dandara Temple and Abydos Temple in luxury on a private day trip . Accompanied by your private Egyptologist tour guide .
Upon pickup you start traveling to Qena, first driving 60 KM on the coast of the Red Sea towards Safaga🚢 the next city to Hurghada , then driving 160 KM through the eastern desert of Egypt from the coast of the Red Sea towards the Nile valley , the first city you are reacting on the Valley is Qena 🕣, and Qena is 60 KM far away from Luxor , so all in all 220 KM the whole distance from Hurghada to Qena , approximately 3 hours driving .
A rest stop in the middle of the way in one hour and half from the pickup time 🕖 in some coffee shop where you can take your breakfast and some coffee , 🚾 using the bathrooms as well , Then we continue driving towards Qena then one more hour towards Sohag to visit :
Abydos temple :
One of the most important religious centers of the country, the necropolis of Abydos-capital of the eighth upper Egyptian nome-lies around 9 miles (15 KM) south of the modern city of Balyana. From the days of the Old kingdom this was a place of worship for Osiris, the god of death and vegetation. The temple of Sety I occupies a prominent position in the religious buildings of the New Kingdom because of its unique architecture and high quality of its reliefs.
Driving back from Sohag to Qena for lunch
Lunch will be served in one of the best local restaurants in town .
Then visiting :
Dandara, the ancient Tantera, called Tentyris by the Greeks, is an extensive site with tombs dating back to the earliest dynasties, it was the capital of Egypt's sixth nome. its most famous monument is the Temple of Hathor, enclosed within a great mud brick wall, Begun under the late Ptolemaic kings ( probably Ptolemy XII ) two building phases under the Romans followed .
At the end of the day , you will be transferred by a private air-conditioned vehicle to your hotel in Hurghada.
It's good when the guide is good🕵
Our Tour Guides are group of Egyptologist professional licensed tour guides , members of The Egyptian General Tourist Guides Syndicate . based in the major touristic cities in Egypt .since they graduated they started working as free lancer tour guides for many international travel agencies in Egypt .In the meanwhile they joined our team work. with all the knowledge they have , the experience they gained and the passion to our beloved country Egypt we decided to take a step forward to reach you and offer our services ☺ .
Vehicles Used 🚘
New branded air-conditioned vehicles with professional drivers . Our vehicles are different sizes according to the number of travelers . We keep updating our vehicles to always get the best modern ones .
12+ Full Payment as adult
6-11.99 50% of the tour price
0-05.99 Free of charge
💯💯 DON'T FORGET : 👇👇👇
- Wake up call ☎ ( from the hotel reception )
- Breakfast box ( order one day before the trip )
- Passport, or at least a copy
- Cap , hat , camera 👒 📸
- Sun creams 🌞🌞
- Sun glasses 🕶
- Comfy shoes 👟
- Extra money 💳💰for optional and personal expenses