Imagine sailing along the Nile, the longest and most legendary River in the world, and witnessing the majestic monuments of ancient Egypt. That is what you can do on our 5 days Nile cruise during Easter in Egypt. With Trips In Egypt, you will witness the best attractions of Luxor & Aswan such as Abu Simbel temples, the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Karnak, Edfu & Kom Ombo temples, Hatshepsut temple, Aswan High Dam, Philae temple, and many other fascinating Egypt attractions that will take you breath away. Our dear clients will also have the chance to learn more about the history and culture of Egypt from our knowledgeable tour guides, who will make your trip enjoyable and educational. Spending 5 days on our Easter Nile cruise during Easter is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the best of Egypt on our Nile cruise. Do not hesitate and book your place now and get ready for a marvelous journey with the Trips In Egypt Team!Read More
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|Availability||Saturdays / Mondays|
|Pickup & Drop Off||Luxor / Aswan|
|Tour Duration||5 Days / 4 Nights|
|Tour Type||Easter Tour|
Step Back in Time - Luxor's East Bank
Upon your arrival in Luxor city, you will meet your private tour guide to experience the enchantment of Easter in Egypt as warm rays of golden sunlight caress the ancient sands, enveloping you in a vibrant tapestry of celestial beauty, get ready to visit:
Karnak Temple is an ancient and huge sacred site in the East Bank that was built from around 2055 BC to around 100 AD. The Temple honored the three gods of Thebes: Amun, Mut, and Khonsu, and was the main sanctuary of Amun, the God of Gods of the Egyptian realm. The temple complex shows the history and accomplishments of many rulers who added to its creation and enlargement over more than two millennia.
Journey through the corridors of time at the captivating Mummification Museum, where history comes alive amidst the hallowed halls. Get ready to explore the secrets of ancient Egypt as you trace the rituals and practices of mummification, spanning centuries from as early as 3500 BC to the Roman era. This treasure trove of knowledge offers a fascinating glimpse into the art and science of preserving life.
Then, you will be transferred to our Nile cruise to check in, have your lunch, and relax.
Evening time, get ready to join your tour guide to witness:
Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River (ancient Thebes) and was constructed in 1400 BC. Let the soft glow of moonlight illuminate the magnificent obelisks and colossal statues, as you unravel the secrets and stories that have shaped this remarkable temple throughout the ages.
You will be transferred to our Nile Cruise to have your tasty dinner, and overnight on board.
The West Bank Wonders
After having your delicious breakfast on board, move to continue your 5 days on the Nile cruise by joining your private tour guide to witness the following:
The Valley of the Kings is a burial site of nearly all of the pharaohs of the 18th–20th dynasties (1539–1075 BCE, from Thutmose I to Ramses X. The valley contains 62 tombs. The tombs of the Valley are decorated with intricate paintings and hieroglyphics that depict the pharaohs' journey to the afterlife.
The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut was designed by Queen Hatshepsut and royal architect Senenmut in 1479 BC in the new Kingdom Thebes. Serving as a mortuary temple dedicated to the goddess Amun, it showcases the grandeur and innovation of its time with its unique terraced design and intricate reliefs depicting the achievements of the Queen during her life.
The Valley of the Queens is an archaeological site of great historical significance that dates back to the 18th dynasty of ancient Egypt (1549-1292 BC). This picturesque valley served as the final resting place for many of Egypt's queens and royal women with over 90 tombs. Each decorated tomb provides insights into the lives and beliefs of these esteemed women from a bygone era.
Then, you will be transferred to have your lunch, dinner, and overnight on board.
Explore the Sacred Treasures
Breakfast on board, then head with your tour guide by a horse carriage to visit:
Edfu Temple was dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus and was constructed during the Ptolemaic period between 237 and 57 BC. The temple's impressive architecture reflects the grandeur and precision of ancient Egyptian construction techniques, with its towering walls adorned with intricate reliefs and hieroglyphics that depict religious rituals, mythological scenes, and historical events.
Enjoy your lunch on board, then continue visiting:
The temple of Kom Ombo was constructed during the Ptolemaic dynasty around 180 BC. This unique double temple showcases the rich cultural blend of ancient Egyptian deities, with one side dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus, and the other to the crocodile-headed god Sobek.
You will get back to our hotel to have your dinner, and overnight on board.
Unlock the Secrets of Ancient Egypt
After getting your breakfast box in the early morning, head with your tour guide by A.C. modern vehicle to visit:
Abu Simbel Temple is an ancient temple complex that was constructed during the reign of Ramesses II in 1200 BC. The temple complex consists of two massive rock-cut temples, the Great Temple of Ramses II and the smaller Temple of Hathor. Abu Simbel Temple is a timeless testament to ancient Egyptian grandeur and was built over 3,000 years ago by the illustrious Pharaoh Ramesses II.
Then, we will drive you back to have your lunch, dinner, and overnight on board.
Embarking on an Enchanting Adventure in Aswan
Easter in Egypt brings delightful sunshine, and comfortably warm temperatures to celebrate amidst beautiful landscapes and cultural treasures. Enjoy your delicious breakfast on board, then check out and join your tour guide to visit:
Philae Temple is located on the picturesque island of Agilkia, This architectural marvel dates back to the Ptolemaic dynasty in 380 BC and offers a captivating glimpse into the country's historical tapestry. As you explore its magnificent columns and intricate reliefs, you can transport yourself back in time to witness the rituals and ceremonies performed here, dedicated to the goddess Isis.
Get ready to enjoy the captivating world of "The Nubian Village" a meticulously crafted journey that intertwines history and dates to bring the past alive. The Nubian Village is an enchanting blend of historical accuracy and storytelling prowess, inviting readers to embark on an unforgettable expedition through time. The scent of freshly baked bread and spiced delicacies wafted from every home, inviting all to partake in their Easter feast.
This engineering triumph was constructed during the 1960s and holds within its mighty walls a wealth of historical significance. Aswan High Dam not only tamed the mighty Nile but also transformed the Egyptian landscape, ushering in a new era of economic prosperity. This majestic structure stands as a testament to the enduring legacy of mankind's quest for harnessing nature's power.
Wander through lush, vibrant gardens adorned with a kaleidoscope of colorful blooms, breathing in the fragrant scents during Easter. Explore the symphony of birdsong as you traverse serene pathways lined with towering trees and delicate ferns as you find yourself lost in the breathtaking beauty of The Botanical Island which is a true paradise for nature lovers.
After finishing your day, you will be transferred to your hotel in Aswan/ Aswan station/ Aswan Airport and end your Easter tour.
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