Leave your hotel in Hurghada for a 3 Nights / 4 Days Nile Cruises to visit Luxor highlights then sailing to edfu temple & Kom Ombo temple, then sailing to Aswan to visit Aswan highlights . Finally we drive you back to Hurghada by air-conditioned vehicle.
YourTourGuide will pick you up in the early morning from your hotel in Hurghada by a private air-conditioned vehicle to enjoy 3 Nights Nile Cruise from Hurghada . Upon pickup you start traveling to Luxor, 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 called Qena 🕣, and Qena is 60 KM far away from Luxor , so all in all 280 KM the whole distance from Hurghada to Luxor , approximately 3 hours and half 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 continue driving to Luxor for couple of hours , around🕤 09:30 o'clock you are reaching Luxor to start your tour . Luxor it self as a city is divided by the river Nile in two banks , eastern bank and western bank , you have some sightseeing to visit on the east and more on the west , you are starting the tour visit the east bank of Luxor , the first visit will be to
No site in Egypt is more impressive than Karnak Temples , where generations of pharaohs wished to record their names. Walk 🏃through the Great Hypostyle Hall , to reach the sacred lake 🌅 of the temple ,The Karnak complex is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land considered as the largest religious center ever built .
Unfortunately you have no enough time to see everything over there so your visit will be divided in two parts a guiding tour and some free time⌚ , by the end of the guiding tour the meeting point and the meeting time will be fixed.
Then check in 5* deluxe Nile cruise to have your lunch on board and refresh yourself.
Luxor temple by Night:
Your tour guide will pickup you once again to visit Luxor temple . The Temple of Luxor is among the most beautiful Temples in Egypt. It was known in the New Kingdom period as Ipt-Rsyt, which means the southern shrine. This was to differentiate between this Temple and Karnak Temple, which was the northern house of Amon , Built largely by Amenhotep III and Ramses II .
Overnight on board in Luxor.
After you take your Breakfast at your cruise ship , you will be accompanied by your private tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit:
the Valley of the kings , the royal 👑 cemetery of the pharaohs of the New kingdom , 63 tombs are over there , unfortunately most of them are closed for safety reasons or for restorations , around 10 tombs are opened nowadays , your tour guide will recommend you the best of the opened ones to visit , the burial ground of the pharaohs rulers from the 18th to 20th dynasty , For a period of 500 years beginning in the 16th century BC, tombs were built along this valley for pharaohs , including that of the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. found in 1922 by British 🎩 archaeologist and Egyptologist Howard Carter. The tomb of Tutankhamun is extra paid , 300 Egyptian pound each ,over there they don't accept any other currency but Egyptian pound , so if you are interested make sure you have some Egyptian money .
Temple of Hatshepsut, ancient Egypt’s first female pharaoh , She came to power during the New Kingdom after the death of her father, Tuthmose I, and her half-brother and husband, Tuthmose II, who succeeded her father on the thrown.
enjoy a photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon , Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite stone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Afternoon sail to Esna and Edfu. Overnight on board in Edfu
After you take your Breakfast at your cruise ship , you will be accompanied by your private tour guide visit:
Edfu temple is the Temple of Horus, which is considered to be one of the most beautiful and best preserved Temples in Egypt , The work of construction began during the reign of Ptolemy III (about 237 BC) and was finished during the reign of Ptolemy IV.
The Temple of Kom Ombo was built during the Greco Roman time during the period from 205 till 180 BC in the reign of Ptolemy V. was constructed on the ruins of a much older temple which was called "Ber Sobek" or the house of the god Sobek. This temple is divided into 2 temples with 2 entrances, 2 hypostyle Halls and 2 sanctuaries.
Evening sail to Aswan Overnight in Aswan (late night arrival)
After you take your Breakfast at your cruise, check-out , then you will be accompanied by your private tour guide and a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit:
The High Dam of Aswan is one of the most important achievements of the last century in Egypt, even for many years it was a symbol of the New Era of the Revolution of 1952. It provided Egypt with water and electricity and secured the country of the risk of the destructive inundation.
The unfinished obelisk of Aswan is known to be one of the largest among them. It was constructed by Hatshepsut, the queen of Thutmose II, who also ruled Egypt as a Pharaoh from 1478 to 1458 B.C., jointly with Thutmose III,
Philae Island was a rocky island in the middle of the Nile, south of Aswan . It was called "Apo" which means Ivory. It was also known by the Greek "Elephantine", probably because it was an important center of trade, especially for ivory. After building the High Dam the temple of the Goddess Isis was moved to a new island was called Egilica , and it was completely reshaped to imitate Philae Island as closely as possible.
After you take your lunch, you will catch the 1st class train to Luxor then we drive you back to your hotel in Hurghada by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
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 ☺ .
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
- 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