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Day Tour from Luxor Airport to Kings Valley Hatshepsut and Karnak w/ Guide Lunch

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Pass By: Luxor Travels, 3 Al Qarna Rd 3, Al Qarna Rd, Luxor 85951 Egypt

Full day tour to see the highlights of the ancient West and East Bank monuments in Luxor. These highlights include Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir al-Bahari), the Colossi of Memnon and Karnak Temples. You will be guided by a licensed Egyptologist tour guide and transported to all the sites by a private air-conditioned vehicle.

Enjoy a full day tour to Luxor best Monuments . Upon arrival at Luxor Airport, you will pair up with your Egyptologist tour guide, who will take you to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. It consists of tombs embedded in the mountain Thebes. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers.

After visiting the tombs, you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. Afterward, 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 around 1391-1353BC. Then, you will have a break to enjoy lunch in a restaurant with Nile view on the West Bank.

After lunch, you will be transported to Karnak on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake.

After touring the sites, you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for your flight back to Cairo or to your hotel in Luxor


Stop At: Luxor International Airport, Monshaat Al Amari, Luxor, Luxor Governorate, Egypt

Upon arrival at Luxor Airport, you will pair up with your Egyptologist tour guide, who will take you to the Necropolis of Thebes

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt

In the morning you will be picked up from Luxor airport by an air-conditioned vehicle for a full guided trip of about 8 hours. First you will be transported to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers. There you visit four royal tombs, including the Tomb of Ramses, the Tomb of Horemheb, the Tomb of Merenptah .Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Tomb of Ramases IX, Valley of the Kings., Luxor Egypt

Tomb of King Ramesses lX He was the third longest serving king of this Dynasty after Ramesses III and Ramesses XI. He is now believed to have assumed the throne on I Akhet day 21 based on evidence presentedwas the third pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty of the New Kingdom of Ancient Egypt. His name prior to assuming the crown was Amonhirkhopshef. He was the fifth son of Ramesses III and was appointed to the position of crown prince by the twenty-second year of his father's reign when all four of his elder brothers predeceased his promotion to crown prince .

The tomb has so much colour and detail even the ceiling above the sarcophagi with its goddess Nut stretching across the space. The sarcophagus is one of the largest in the valley, even though some of the paintings have deteriorated this is one of the most decorated.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Tomb of Ramses III, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

The tomb of Ramesses III, designated as KV 11, is a complex system in the Valley of the Kings. It has been known since antiquity,the wonderful decorations include colourful painted sunken reliefs featuring the traditional ritual texts (Litany of Ra, Book of Gates etc) and Ramses before the gods. Unusual here are the secular scenes, in the small side rooms of the entrance corridor, showing foreign tributes, such as highly detailed pottery imported from the Aegean, the royal armoury, boats and, in the last of these side chambers, the blind harpists that gave the tomb one of its alternative names: ‘Tomb of the Harpers’

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Tomb of Merenptah, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

In Egyptian mythology, Ptah is the demiurge of Memphis, god of craftsmen and architects. In the or simply in its falcon form of the new deity, began to be placed in tombs to accompany and protect the dead on their journey to the West of Luxor .Tomb 8, which is located in the Valley of the Kings, was the burial place of the Pharaoh Merneptah and is the model of royal tombs Merneptah was a son of Ramesses II and Queen Isis-Nofret.the tomb was discovered by Howard Carter in 1903. Of coursethere is a material decrease in the number of lateral rooms, and a dramatic increase in the height of the corridors and rooms. He did away with the jogged axis used since the time of Horemheb and instead built the entire tomb on a single axis. Also, for the first time, the entrance was made considerably wider than earlier tombs .

Duration: 25 minutes

Pass By: Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), Valley of the Kings, Luxor Egypt

Entrance fees to the tomb of Tutankhamun (250.00 EGP) (optional)

King Tutankhamun, the most famous king in the world. This young king from the New Kingdom was around 10 years old when he ascended the throne and died when he was only 19. You will get the chance to be face to face with his royal mummy in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings

Stop At: Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, Kings Valley Rd Deir el-Bahari, Luxor 23512 Egypt

After visiting the tombs you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. This queen was an ancestor of King Tutankhamun and belonged to the same dynasty.Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh .

Duration: 1 minute

Stop At: Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Karnak, Luxor Egypt

Karnak you visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Obelisk of Thutmoses I, Luxor Egypt

Obelisk of Thutmoses I

The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

Obelisk of Thutmoses I

The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Temple of Amun, Temple of Karnak complex, Luxor Egypt

Temple of Amun, also known as Karnak Temples. You visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak, Karnak,, Luxor Egypt

Karnak you visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Luxor Temple, Luxor 23512 Egypt

Luxor Temple, Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Tombs of the Nobles, Thebes, Al Asasif Egypt

Tombs of the Nobles, Al Asasif, New Valley Governorate

Pass By: Howard Carter House, N/r Valley of the kings West Side, Luxor Egypt

Howard Carter House, Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II), West Bank, Luxor Egypt

Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II), Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Temple of Merenptah, West Bank of Luxor, Luxor Egypt

Temple of Merenptah, Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Tomb of Ramses VI, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

Tomb of Ramses VI, Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Valley of the Nobles, West Bank near Ramesseum Gurna, Luxor Egypt

Valley of the Nobles, Luxor, Nile River Valley

Pass By: Temple of Seti I, Past the road to the Valley of the Kings, towards the village of el-Tarif. This is a Temple not a Tomb, Luxor Egypt

Temple of Seti I, Luxor, Nile River Valley
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Important Information
Departure Point
Luxor Airport
Duration
8h
Return Details
Luxor Airport
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Luxor International Airport
  • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
  • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramases IX
  • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramses III
  • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Merenptah
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
  • Entry/Admission - Colossi of Memnon
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Karnak
  • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Thutmoses I
  • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Amun
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We were very impressed by the knowledge of Dr. Mohammed our guide. He was exceptional and we were awed by the magnificent sites that he showed us. Lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Nile River was great. We have memories for a lifetime and pictures too.
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Response from Ragab-ElMotgalye, Manager at Day Tour from Luxor Airport to Kings Valley Hatshepsut and Karnak w/ Guide Lunch
Responded 2 Jul 2019
Dear valued guests, Thank you so much for the 5 star review! How wonderful to hear you made memories and pictures for a lifetime. We are grateful that we were able to contribute to that. Also, it's nice to know you enjoyed your lunch spot! On behalf of all of us, and especially your tour guide, thank you again, and we hope to welcome you another time in Luxor. Sincerely, Ragab El Motgalye
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From the minute Khalid and our driver picked us up at the airport we were completely spoilt. Excellent attention to detail and a thorough knowledge of the Valley of the Kings and temple. Nothing was too much to ask for and he even stopped to quickly help me buy some Egyptian
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Response from ragab E, Manager at Day Tour from Luxor Airport to Kings Valley Hatshepsut and Karnak w/ Guide Lunch
Responded 2 Oct 2018
Dear guests, Thank you so much for being our guests recently! We truly appreciate your positive review and your recommendation. Your comments will most assuredly be shared with the entire team, and especially Khalid, and will keep us motivated to continue delivering our best. Thank you once again and we look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Ragab El Motgalye
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