Cairo - Luxor.-
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport from your hotel to take a scheduled flight (air ticket included) to LUXOR. Visit of the impressive complex, the temples of Luxor and Karnark. Arrival at the hotel and accommodation.
Visit to the Theban Necropolis, visiting the famous VALLEY OF THE KINGS where the tombs of the main pharaohs are hidden. Among these tombs, made up of several rooms and corridors that lead to the corresponding burial chambers, are those of Ramses III, Seti I and Amenhotep II, among others. We will also visit the Colossi of Memnon, two impressive statues of Amenophis II as well as the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut (Deir el-Bahari) and the temple of Medinet Habu. Return to the hotel and accommodation.
Luxor – Edfu – Kom Ombo – Aswan.-
Breakfast. At the scheduled time, we will take a transfer and travel by land 242 km towards ASWAN. Along the way, we will visit the EDFU temple dedicated to the God Horus (God represented by afalcon). In the past the temple was partially covered by silt during the periodic floods of the Nile. Once the rescue and restoration work was completed, one of the most beautiful temples of the Ptolemaic era was found in an exceptional state of conservation. After the visit, we will head towards KOM OMBO. Visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, the only temple dedicated to two gods, Sobek and Haroesis. wherewe can find a Nilometer (an ancient system for measuring the level of the Nile River) and a mummified crocodile. After the visit, transfer to ASWAN. Arrival and lodging in the hotel.
In the morning they have the possibility to make the optional visit of Abu Simbel (280Km). Visit the temples carved into the western cliff of the desert by Ramses II in the 12th century BC, with 20 meter high statues, dedicated to the god Amon Ra, and the Temple of Nefertari, dedicated to the goddess Hathor.
In the afternoon we have included a sail on the river on the typical fishermen´s boats called "feluccas".Back to the hotel. Accommodation.
Breakfast. Early departure by road to ABU SIMBEL (280 km). We will arrive at the Temple by boat tosee its impressive architecture from the Lake. Visit the temples of Abu Simbel carved into thewestern cliff of the desert by Ramses II in the 12th century BC with statues of 20 meters high, dedicatedto the god Amon Ra. Then we will visit the Temple of Nefertari, dedicated to the goddess Hathor.
At the scheduled time, transfer to the airport to take the plane to Cairo (air ticked included). Arrival at the hotel and accommodation.
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