2 Days Cairo & Abu Simbel tour from Luxor is a marvelous trip of greatness and dreams which will explore the epic heritage behind the most incredible archaeological marvels ever made. Trips in Egypt will be your way to explore the historical wonders of these magnificent destinations. Trips in Egypt Team have customized this itinerary which included the best services across all our skilled tour guides and ideal transportation. While being in Luxor, everyone will be able to visit the greatest impressive sightseeing in Giza, Cairo, and Aswan in only 2 days Cairo & Abu Simbel tour from Luxor which is such a marvelous opportunity for those who would like to get the full excitement while touring around Giza Pyramids, heading to the impressive Egyptian Museum, and visiting the outstanding temples in Abu Simbel in a lifetime opportunity offered to you via your travel agency “Trips in Egypt”. Book this marvelous two-day tour and discover all the golden wonders of this timeless civilization.Read More
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|Pickup & Drop Off||Your Hotel / Nile Cruise|
|Tour Duration||2 Days / 1 Night|
|Tour Type||Historical Tour|
Fly to the Pyramids & the Museum - Fly to Aswan from Cairo
We will pick you up from either your hotel in Luxor, Luxor Airport or even from anywhere you are in Luxor to catch your flight to Cairo. When you arrive at Cairo Airport, you will find your private Egyptologist tour guide waiting for you with a private driver and an A.C vehicle for all of your transfers in the city. You will head directly to the most visited ancient plateau in Cairo which is called Giza Plateau and it is most known for its fanciful landmarks inside.
This amazing necropolis includes the best sightseeing which tourists come from all around the world to visit among the most well-known are the Giza Pyramids which were built during the 4th dynasty of ancient Egypt in the Old Kingdom. The site itself includes some cemeteries and the workers’ village’s remains. Among the sightseeing, you can’t definitely miss while being in Giza Complex are:
The Pyramid of Khufu of Pharaoh Khufu (2609 BC - 2584 BC) is the largest and the first pyramid to be built in the Giza Complex and it took several years to be built in 2570 BC such an accurate way that made it become one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Inside the pyramid, you will find 3 chambers, one is cut into the bedrock and it was unfinished one for the queen and one for the king. The Pyramid is 138.5 meters (454.4 ft) high and has a weight of 6 million tons which made it one of the biggest and tallest constructions on earth.
The Sphinx of Pharaoh Khafre (2558–2532 BC) is a limestone statue that has been built in such a memorable way with a body of a lion ahead of a man and it is believed to represent King Khafre, the son of King Khufu and the one who has built the second-largest pyramid in the complex. There are several myths about the great Sphinx and some interesting stories about his missing nose that you will hear directly from your tour guide.
Those who love mystery and excitement will definitely adore being in the Valley temple as it has been the place where the ancient Egyptians used to operate their mummification and purification process which is known as the Opening of the Mouth Ceremony for their dead, especially the kings and their families. Seek the adventure you desire and discover the tools used in the mythical mummification processes.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is a mythical gem of dreams where everyone will get to cast their eyes on the most legendary collection of artifacts and monuments that dates back thousands of years. The gem has about 100,000 pieces of treasures that have a tale to tell that come in different sizes and colors. Everyone will be part of a majestic and entertaining journey exploring the history, art, and culture of this celestial civilization.
Now, we will drive you to have your lunch meal at a wonderful restaurant with a Pyramids view and after finishing, you will proceed towards a remarkable site in Cairo which is:
The memorable Egyptian museum is located in downtown Cairo and it includes inside collections of items that have been found inside the tombs of great pharaohs, in different sites in Egypt, even in several temples & chapels and such a matter what guarantee to any traveler that a visit to the Egyptian Museum will with no doubt get the appeal of everyone.
Now, we will transfer you to Cairo International Airport to catch your flight to Aswan. When you arrive at Aswan Airport, you will find our driver waiting for you.
He will transfer you to your 5* Hotel in Aswan. You will have a smooth check-in and spend your night in Aswan.
Tour to Abu Simbel from Aswan - Transfer Back to Luxor
In the morning, breakfast meals will be taken in boxes so that you check out of your hotel and then you will be transferred in a private air-conditioned car to Abu Simbel. Upon your arrival, you will join your tour guide who will accompany you while visiting:
Abu Simbel temple complex is a living miracle made of wonder and everlasting bliss which includes 2 individual temples that were built during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II (1279-1213 BC). The great temple was built for the king himself in 1264 BC to commemorate his coronation and his birthday and it has been built in a very impressive and accurate way which makes the whole world await the Sun Festival that celebrated Amun, Ra-Horakhty, and Ptah gifts; it occurs only twice a year in the great temple of the Pharaoh to witness the miracle that occurs there. The temple celebrated the victory of the Kadesh battle which was accomplished in 1274 BC. The smaller temple was built as a sign of love & appreciation from the king to his beloved queen Nefertari putting in mind that she was the only wife of the king for whom he has built a temple.
After the end of the tour, you will be driven back to Aswan where you will have your lunch meal at an oriental restaurant and then catch your 1st class train from Aswan train station to Luxor when you reach Luxor, you will find one of our representatives waiting for you and transfer you back to your hotel in Luxor.
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Our tour guides were amazing! Both Reham and Omar were very incredibly knowledgeable and friendly. We felt like we were truly blessed to the gain the knowledge about places we toured with them... Read More
Max was an incredibly friendly and knowledgeable tour guide. He took us to local places and also was very accommodating of the needs of our group. Would definitely go again with this agency!.. Read More
Today we have day tours - I love Karnak even some has destroyed but still beautiful. Then the valley temple - the story the culture of Egyptian amaze me. We have pretty tour leader Nermeen. Our lunch also so delicious... Read More
I used this company to book my tours for my trip to Egypt. The company provided excellent communications and clear itineraries. Our first was a two day tour of Cairo, and a two day trips from Aswan... Read More
My friend & I wanted to book a day trip to Luxor at £94, but ended up booking a the overnight trip to Luxor as it was only £10 more! The trip exceeded our expections because of the fascinating temples, the overnight stay on the Nile & our fabulous & very knowledgeable tour guide (Mahmoud A-B)... Read More