With Sarandeep Tours enjoy fantastic 4 day short break holidays in Luxor, Aswan, and Abu Simbel to visit the main attarctions and best sights there.
Day 1: Arrival Luxor
When you arrive at Luxor International Airport will be assisted by our representative to finish your paper. From the airport you will be moved by a private A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Luxor.
Sarandeep Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor, start your tour in the west bank where you will visit the famous historical sites including :
Valley of the Kings:
The final resting place of Egypt’s rulers from the 18th to 20th dynasty, it is home to tombs including the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. The tombs were well stocked with all the material goods a ruler might need in the next world. Most of the decoration inside the tombs still well preserved.
It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple was built on three levels with two wide ramps in a central position joining the levels together.
Colossi of Memnon:
Two massive stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the only remains of a complete mortuary temple. The statues are made from blocks of quartzite sandstone which exist in Cairo then moved 700 KM to Luxor.
Move on to the east bank in Luxor, where your lunch will be served at a local restaurant, then continue driving to visit the majestic Luxor temple which was built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II for ritual and festivals and dedicated to the god Amun , then visit the Karnak Temples. It is the largest temple complex ever built by man. It represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs. The Temple of Karnak is actually three main temples situated on 247 acres of land .It dedicated to the God Amon, his wife Mut and their son Khonsu. Later transfer to your hotel in Aswan by car, about 03 hours far from Luxor. Upon arrival in Aswan our representative will meet and assist you on check-in. Overnight in Aswan.
Enjoy breakfast with free time at your hotel, then at 11:00 am our tour guide will pick you up to start your trip to Abu Simbel Temples. It takes about 3 hours drive one way from Aswan to Abu Simbel by a private air-conditioned vehicle. Upon arrival at Abu Simbel, enjoy the impressive Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel, which is dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Harakhte, Amun-Re, and to Ramesses II.
There are two of the most impressive Temples of Egypt, the great Temple of Ramses II and the small temple of his wife Nefertari. Both of temple are an example of the extraordinary skills of Egyptian architect. The temples built by Ramses II between 1274- 1244 BC, would now be under Lake Nasser if not for the wonders of modern engineering. Then enjoy your lunch during driving back to Aswan. Overnight in Aswan.
Check out after having your breakfast, then you will be transferred for a day tour in Aswan to see the world famous High Dam, which created the world’s largest freshwater lake, Lake Nasser, once it was completed and the Unfinished Obelisk, which located in the ancient granite quarries, then on to the beautiful located Temple of Philae on Isis Island and the Granite Quarries, which is dedicated to the goddesses Isis and Hathor. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant in Aswan.
Later on you will be escorted from Aswan to Luxor, which is about 3 hours driving, followed by a transfer to Luxor Airport for final departure.