Abu Simbel Holidays

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Trajan's Kiosk, Philae

Day 1: Aswan - Abu Simbel

We will pick you up from the airport this morning and drive you to Abu Simbel and check you into the hotel.

Front view of Abu Simbel

Day 2: Abu Simbel - Aswan

Today you head for the sunrise over the Temple of Abu Simbel. We return to Aswan later this afternoon and we will take to the mighty High Dam – a modern feat of engineering, the by–product for which is Lake Nasser, the world’s largest artificial lake! Continuing, we enjoy a short boat trip to Agilika Island for Philae Temple, dedicated to the goddess Isis.

Aswan Market

Day 3: Aswan - Felucca Cruise

Free morning to explore this peaceful city, with influences of Nubian culture, is home to a huge array of temples and monuments. This afternoon we will check you on to th felucca, you home for the next 2 nights.

Day 4: Felucca Cruise

Relax, go for a swim or just chill out in the sun on deck. Let your troubles melt away, as the felucca plies its route. A stop will be made at the Temple of Kom Ombo - dedicated to the crocodile headed god - Sobek.

Day 5: Felucca Cruise - Luxor

Disembarking in Kom Ombo, we enjoy a guided tour of the Temple of Horus at Edfu, before driving north to Luxor. Home of the legendary Valley of the Kings, 4000 year-old Luxor is ancient Egypt at its best. We willl take you to Karnak Temple for a guided visit.

Valley of the Kings

Day 6: Luxor

Its a treat this morning as we will take you sightseeing to the rarely visited Temples of Dendera. We return to Luxor and take you to a perfume shop. Afterwards you will have free time to explore on your own.

Entrance to a tomb

Day 7: Luxor

We will transfer you to the airport in time for your departure flight.

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Luxor Temple at night

Luxor

As the site of the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes, 4000-year old Luxor has frequently been characterised as the "world's ...

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