Luxor city is one of the most unique tourist destinations that has inside the whole types of attractions and antiques which have the ability to renew your vacation and let you experience a great part of the ancient Egyptian history and to be familiar with the greatest ancient tourist spots and sights. That is why we have customized the perfect tour itinerary that is based on discovering the most incredible attractions on the west bank of Luxor that are hidden and not visited by many to get back home with as much knowledge & information about the ancient life in Egypt as you can especially because you will have from our side the most knowledgeable Egyptologist tour guide who can turn your vacation into a real marvelous one. Kindly check our tour itinerary below to the sites that are included and share us your thoughts and suggestions.
|City||Things You Will Do|
|Luxor||Visit: Valley of the Queens – Medinet Habu Temple – Deir El-Medina – Ramesseum Temple|
On the morning of your day tour, our tour guide will meet you wherever you want in the city of Luxor so that you start your exploration tour. With the assistance of a private expert driver, you will be transferred in a private modern air-conditioned car towards the west bank of Luxor to visit some of its incredible interesting attractions including the following landmarks & sights:
The Valley of the Queens is located on Luxor’s west bank and it contains about eighty tombs inside. It was discovered in 1904. The most well-known tomb there is the one that belongs to Queen Nefertari and it has the number KV21. It was constructed under the orders of king Ramses II who is the wife of the queen and he wanted to let it be a truly fascinating tomb and that is exactly what he has commissioned.
The complex of Habu is a wonderful archaeological site located near the foot of the Hills of Thebes opposite Luxor city. The most notable site there is the mortuary Temple of Ramses III which was the most important religious building during the New Kingdom. It such a great source of the most interesting inscribed reliefs on its walls that depict the advent & the defeat of the sea people during king Ramses III’s reign. The best thing about it is that its walls are well-preserved and the temple is surrounded by a massive mud-brick enclosure.
Then you will have the lunch break when you will get the chance to head to an oriental restaurant to enjoy the most delicious lunch meal and then you will continue your tour with your private guide to visit:
Deir El Medina has been the village of the workers who used to work in the archeological site of the tombs of the pharaohs. It was the home to many craftsmen & artisans of Thebes who were responsible for building and decorating the great royal tombs of the kings in both the valleys of the Kings & the Queens. The discovery of such a terrific site has revealed a huge quantity of ancient artifacts and lots of texts written on papyri and such written texts assisted a lot in understanding the daily life of the ancient Egyptians and their major customs and traditions.
This funerary temple was dedicated to pharaoh Ramses II and the most interesting thing about that time is its seated statue of the pharaoh himself and the whole site was actually dedicated to god Amun. Inside the temple, you can explore its half-preserved walls that include some decorated reliefs and many scenes that depict the great Battle of Kadish which is characterized by the first peace treaty in the world. Some other scenes depict the Festival of Min and the Syrian wars.
At the end of your day tour, our team will transfer you to any place you want to head to in Luxor to end your fabulous tour on the west bank of Luxor with us “Trips in Egypt”.
Kindly note that our customized itinerary is opened to any modifications from your side or any additions and our operation team will gladly apply all of your requests.
|Our Tour Guides|
|All of our tour guides are the finest group of professional Egyptologists with academic and vocational qualifications who gained positive reviews and recommendations about the majority of our valuable guests which you can check on TripAdvisor and explore their experience through their comments. We have the best operating & guiding team in each city who dedicates all their skills to make your dream vacation in the Land of Pharaohs a reality.|
|All of our vehicles are air-conditioned and handled by a professional driver. We pick the most suitable modern vehicles during all of our tours with different sizes and shapes which depend on the number of travelers and the type of the tour. All our vehicles are in the process of continuous updating to live to the highest expectations.|
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12+ pay full tour price as a per adult person
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To anyone dreaming of Luxor, this is the way to go. Excellent service, great prices, and awesome sites! From Valley of the queens to Ramsseum temple and everything in between it was a dream trip come true. Nour did everything possible to make this special and memorable and they certainly did. If I could afford it I’d go again in an instant! Trips in Egypt has great employees who go that extra mile to make your visit extra special.