elegant 2-day tour to Luxor from Cairo
elegant 2-day tour to Luxor from Cairo upon your arrival in Luxor we will go to visit the biggest temple dedicated to a god ever built, we will visit the great Hypostyle hall with 134 forests of giant pillars were built, the obelisk of Hatshepsut 29 m high In the morning after breakfast we will go to visit the west bank of Luxor to visit :
Valley of the kings
For more than 500 years the pharaohs of the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties chose the valley of kings to make them tombs, we discover 64 tombs until now. We found in kings valley tombs of great pharaohs like Ramses II, Thutmose III, Hatshepsut, Seti I … etc. Then we move on to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Temple of Hatshepsut
she was the daughter of Thutmosis I, she was one of the pharaonic women who reigned ancient Egypt, she made a lot of things, she built a temple on the west bank of Luxor, two obelisks in Karnak, she wanted to build the biggest obelisk ever built if it had been finished the work .. ecce her temple in the west bank of Luxor one of the most beautiful temples in ancient Egypt. Then we will stop visiting the colossi of Memnon.
Colossi of Memnon
King Amenhotep III built the colossi in front of his temple for his bad luck earth quickly destroyed all the temples just the colossi remains until now. After finishing the tour drive back to your hotel in Marsa Alam.
where the heavens smile on this holy land, it was constructed 4000 years ago on 247 acres of land containing three main temples & several enclosed and outer temples. For more than 1500 years, been one of the biggest religious man-made constructions on earth and the worship center of the Theban triad of Amun, Mut, & Khnsou.
Then you will move to:
Luxor temple is a lunar flower from paradise constructed in 1400 BCE during the reign of Pharaoh Amenhotep III and was known as “Ipetresyet” which means the southern sanctuary and holds various festivals including the opet festival, it was dedicated to the God Amun which symbolizes the rejuvenation of kingship.