Drive from Aswan to Luxor to see the highlights of Egypt’s open-air museum in one day tour from Aswan. Visit the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple and Karnak Temple Complex. Return to Aswan in the evening.
Hotels in Aswan
Approximately ~ 12 hours
Returns to original departure point in Aswan or drop off in luxor
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
At 06.00 your guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Aswan. Enjoy a 4 hour drive from Aswan to Luxor by air-conditioned vehicle to visit Karnak Temple, the largest temple complex in Egypt covers 300 acres (125 Hectares), dedicated to the triad of Thebes; Amon, Mut and Khonsu. After a guided tour to Karnak temple, enjoy free time to explore at leisure.
You will then enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, before proceeding to visit Queen Hatshepsut mortuary temple at Deir el Bahari, carved at the bottom of the cliff of el Qurna Mountain, The temple is the most visited in Luxor west bank.
Continue to visit the most famous Valley of the Kings, the burial place of the most famous pharaohs ruled Egypt during the new kingdom (1550 – 1080 BC). Visit 3 tombs of the most well preserved opened tombs. There is an additional cost to visit the tombs of King Tutankhamen and Ramses VI is payable direct. Take fantastic Photos for the two colossi of Memnon, the only remains statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1391–1353 BC).
Then you will have the chance to enjoy free time at leisure in Luxor for shopping before driving back to your hotel in Aswan.