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Abu Simbel Temple Complex

Abu Simbel, Egypt
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Private Tour: Abu Simbel by Minibus from Aswan
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Temples of King Ramses II and Queen Nefertari with Flight from Aswan
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Abu Simbel, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The whole structure is simply amazing and jaw-dropping. Only those who have visited can understand the feeling. I just cannot describe in words. Recommended to come in winter time and do not forget to bring the sun glasses as it is very glaring once the...More

Thank YongYM
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was worth the 3am start. You cannot even imagine how it was built years ago, let alone moved sucessfull to preserve it. Absolutely stunning construction.

Thank Trvlsafely
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled here on a Tuesday in mid-April, and aside from six other people, we were the only ones here. It was nice having the ruins to ourselves. We had a guide which was helpful, but I encourage anyone visiting to learn the history of...More

Thank Carnoedo27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see! Rivals the pyramids in sheer grandeur and magnificence. This guy Rameses II sure knows how to build a monument. So much history and story which are well preserved. It is a little ways from Aswan, but by all means to try to get...More

Thank MtEverest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only was the temple well designed and executed, but the moving of it was a remarkable accomplishment. I thought the back side of the artificial mountain as interesting and the temple itself.

Thank ggold113
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Abu Simbel temple complex is quite simply outstanding. The imposing statues of Ramses set in the beautiful lakeside location make for an incredible sight. The secondary temple of Nefertari is also beautiful. With tourist numbers currently very low we had the temple entirely to...More

Thank Martin_Christopher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breath taking, well worth the flight down to Abu Simbel. The fact that the Egyptians moved this structure to avoid the rising waters is unbelievable.

Thank victor b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Abu Simbel was our favorite monument in Egypt after the Pyramids. I went 10 years ago by bus and believe me, flying is better. It is very efficient. The airport in Aswan is very well run with lots of security. I never worried for a...More

1  Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a day trip from Aswan to Abu Simbel to see the two temples. We flew from Aswan. The cost was a bit expensive but it was worth it. I'm not the Egyptian historian in the family so I know I'm not using...More

Thank TexasFreqTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must do while in Egypt ... if you have to take a quick flight there do so. It will be well worth it.

Thank Jeff T
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gatocanada
Hi. Is possible to do a round trip in one day from El Cairo? Egypt air does not have early flights to Abu Simbel and late return to El Cairo !! Any other airline ?? Thxz
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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Mohammedali_2050
Hey Mika, Could you Please let me know the tour operator name or number for booking ?
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Our Egyptian tour was booked with Viking River Cruises. They were excellent.
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maniramka s
Hi I m travelling with my family from india to visit abu simbel . Is if safe these days to visit ?
10 August 2016|
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Response from gopa_kumar | Reviewed this property |
Totally safe. We were in Abu Simbel in April, family from India. No issues whatsoever, as with any foreign country be aware of your surroundings, follow the rules and life's good. Don't miss Abu Simbel for anything in the... More
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