Luxor trip from Marsa Alam is a private day tour to visit Valley of the kings and Karnak temples. It is a private excursion to explore Luxor city which was the capital of ancient Egypt. Experience the old history of Egypt in one of the oldest cities in world. We start a bit early in the morning around 3:30 am from your hotel to Safaga. We arrive at Luxor about 09:15 am. There will be a stop for a little break for toilets, tea or breakfast. Visit the marvelous Karnak temples then cross the Nile with a motor boat to the west bank. Tasty lunch will be waiting for you before the exploring Valley of the Kings and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Watching the colossi of Memnon will be a great moment to imagine the glory of the past.
Early pick up around 03:30 am from hotel with Private deluxe vehicle to Luxor (400 km / 5 hours).
We visit the temple of Karnak which contains many temples for many Pharaohs. Or visit the temple of Luxor which used to be as the ancient center of many festivals and one of the most beautiful temples of Thebes.
Cross the Nile with the motor boat, enjoy the beautiful view of the Nile and the nature of the south.
Lunch in the west side as buffet with good variety and Egyptian touch.
Drive to the Necropolis of Thebes at the west bank to Valley of the Kings which known as the Place of Truth and the burial tombs of the New Kingdom Pharaohs. There is the most famous tomb of Tutankhamun which was discovered by Howard Carter in 1922. Or Visit Valley of the Queens, also known as Wadi el-Melikat, it is a place in Egypt where wives of Pharaohs were buried in ancient times, there are more than known 90 tombs, many of which are stylish and lavishly decorated. An example of this is the resting place carved out of the rock for Queen Nefertari (QV66) of the 19th Dynasty wife and favorite queen of Ramses II. She is one of the best known Egyptian queens; the polychrome reliefs in her tomb are still intact.
Continue visiting the temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir Al Bahary the only female Pharaoh ruled Egypt declared herself as divine and she is depicted in masculine form wearing a pharaoh’s kilt and artificial beard Or visit the temple of Ramses III (known as Madinat Habu). It is very remarkable with its scenes of war and fights, colors and style of the pillars.
Finally visiting the twin Statues of 18 meters high Colossi of Memnon remains of funerary temple of Amenophis III
4 – 8 persons
$ 180 per person
$ 155 per person
$ 130 per person
Destination: Marsa Alam
Tour category: History
Departure location: Marsa Alam
Duration: 19 hours
Booking in Advance: Until 1 day before the event
Physical Difficulty Level: Moderate
Travel mode: Deluxe air-conditioned vehicle
Adult price: $180
Child price: $ 90
Karnak temple or Luxor temple
Motor boat in the Nile
Valley of the Kings or the valley of the queens
Temple of Hatshepsut or Madinat Habu
Colossi of Memnon
Transports with deluxe A/C vehicle
Tomb of Tutankhamun
Tomb of Seti I
Tomb of Nefertari
Photography with camera
What is not mentioned
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This experience requires a minimum number of 2 travelers
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Child price starting from 5 till 11 years old
Infant till 4 years old is free
What do I need to bring
Breakfast box from hotel
We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 12 hours or less before event