On your first day, you will be picked up from the Luxor airport, your hotel or port for a 6-hour guided sightseeing tour. You’ll begin at the Necropolis of Thebes, a must-see for Luxor travelers. Your Egyptologist tour guide will be with you to answer any questions you may have. You’ll also see the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut ,the Valley of the Artisans, and the Temple of Ramses III. Afterwards, you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III. After touring the sites, you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.
On day two, there is a possibility of optional hot air ballooning over the West Bank (additional cost and weather permitting). Today’s tour will be about 5-hours long.Your first stop will be Karnak Temple in the East Bank of Luxor. There you’ll view the Avenue of Sphinxes, Hypostyle Hall, Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III, and the Sacred Lake.
After Karnak, you will be brought to the Luxor Museum, which houses items found in Tutankhamun’s tomb. After the museum is Luxor Temple, which is dedicated to the Theben Triad of Amun-Ra, Mut, and Khonsu. There you will see statues of Ramses the Great. These ancient temples are a must-see for Luxor travelers. After touring the sites you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.
Your adventure awaits!
Luxor Travels is one of the first tour operators in Luxor, established in 2005 by licensed Egyptologist tour guide Ragab El Motgalye. Luxor Travels employs a reliable team to ensure great value for your money and the best possible experience while visiting Egypt's places of interest. Many years of experience, a vast knowledge of and an outstanding passion for ancient history make Luxor Travels an excellent choice for all kinds of tours all over Egypt. Tours can be private or for a group, for single travelers or families of all ages. Consider Nile cruises to Aswan, tours inside of Luxor (West Bank and East Bank), and around Luxor (Dendera, Abydos, Edfu, Aswan and Abu Simbel), recreational trips (felucca boat, hot-air balloon, camel, horse or donkey rides), desert safari's (Western Desert), diving and snorkeling excursions in the Red Sea, ground transfers (major airports, other cities), trips to Cairo and Alexandria and many more. Any tour can be customized to your preferences and needs.