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Private Day Tour to Abu Simbel Temples from Aswan
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Private Tour: Abu Simbel by Minibus from Aswan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Most people go when based in Aswan but its still a good 3.5 hrs away by road and its a boooooring journey. Its a very early start so you get there for 8.00am...tis may beat the crowds to some extent but just about everybody else...More

Thank I_SpyUk
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Imagine this structure in its original place! A fascinating and wonderful art work. It’s imposing but very serine place. Their are restrictions like you cannot take photos inside the temple complex ! It might sound weird but I totally understand the purpose. Really a worthwhile...More

Thank Nitesh P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible place. It's history is amazing especially as it was moved when the new dam was built to save it from destruction. No photos are allowed inside the tomb but u can buy postcards which are better anyway. It takes about an hour to go...More

Thank Orchard369
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the tourists wake up 4am in the morning, grab the breakfast box from the hotel or cruise, and take a 3 hours drive by van/bus from Aswan to Abu Simbel Temple. 1 plus or 2 hours tour there, and go back to Aswan...More

Thank Hruos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, the good. The temples at Abu Simbel are as pretty as the story of their reconstruction. The bad : The ticket costs a whopping 180 pounds PLUS the obligatory guide. It use to be included but now it's an extra charge that is sure...More

Thank en_voyage_300_600
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Abu Simbel is out of the for most visitors to Egypt. But for those who take the time to get there it’s well worth the effort. I suggest you fly there via Aswan. You can fly down in the morning and catch a fly back...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the "Must See" sights in Egypt! It is about 280 km south of Giza so many travelers skip it, DON'T! When the Aswan dam was built the temple would have been flooded. UNESCO moved it uphill and put a dome on...More

Thank DStahre
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This temple complex has a many layered story and it is important to understand. The history of Ramses II and the battle this temple commemorates along the smaller temple for his wife. The move of this temple complex and the Nubia people from the banks...More

Thank StellaHobo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of Egypt’s most spectacular attractions, and with good reason. The exterior is stunning, and the interior of the 2 temples is filled with impressive art and inscriptions. Be sure to allow at least 90 minutes to see it. The temple seems to...More

1  Thank Andyrock81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most preserved temples all over Egypt Beside the greatness of the temple you can see the how it's been moved to be saved from the water after building the high dam in aswan

Thank Mahmoud F
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Quattraporte M
11 November 2017|
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Response from ccastellar2017 | Reviewed this property |
We were already on a tour from Cairo and our luggage was sent on to our boat waiting in Aswan. But to be honest you don't need a tour guide for this. Catch a taxi from the Aswan airport and go into Abu Simbel on your own. It... More
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margaritaestherg2016
30 May 2017|
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Response from Supercindy01 | Reviewed this property |
You can organise a Golf Buggy/Taxi to take you from the entrance to the Temple.
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gatocanada
17 April 2017|
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Response from Roddek | Reviewed this property |
Try Egypt Air on a Wed and Fri departing Cairo at 05:00am arr Abu Simbel at 07:40am Then return on Egypt Air on on Wed and Fri at 13:15pm arr Cairo at 15:55pm. You need to specify the date you intend travelling.
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