Hurghada Holidays

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Valley of the Kings

Day 1: Luxor

Welcome to Egypt. Our representative will be at the airport to transfer you to your hotel. Remaining day free

Entrance to a tomb

Day 2: Luxor

Today the massive pair of statues known as the Colossi of Memnon are the first monuments we will see as we arrive on the West Bank for our half day sightseeing. These are all that remain of the temple of Amenophis III. We then proceed to visit the Valleys of the Kings and Queens and the imposing colonnaded temple of Queen Hatshepsut. This evening we visit the beautifully illuminated Luxor temple where you can enjoy a guided explanation of the site and some free time to explore.

Luxor by night

Day 3: Luxor - Nile Cruising

Today we tour the ancient city of Thebes visiting the Temple of Karnak. More than a temple, it’s a gigantic and stunning complex of sanctuaries and pylons dedicated to the Theban gods. Transfer from Luxor hotel to the Nile cruise .Lunch on board the cruise. We sail to Edfu where we visit Horus Temple.

View of the Nile through an arch

Day 4: Nile Cruising

Breakfast and lunch on board, we sail on and disembark for a visit to the Temple of Kom Ombo which is dedicated to the two gods Sobek the crocodile God and Harveris the Sun God. We then after more cruising down the Nile arrive into Aswan later the evening.

Looking across the Nile

Day 5: Nile Cruising

Today, we visit the Philae Temple. Later after lunch, a visit to the High Dam, then a felucca cruise to Elephantine and Kitchener Island. Evening is free and at your leisure.

Kom Ombo

Day 6: Nile Cruising - Cairo

Disembarkation after breakfast. We will transfer you to Aswan Airport fro your internal flight to Hurghada (via Cairo) Arrive to Cairo airport and transfer to Cairo hotel Later on tour to Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum guided by English speaking tour guide. Overnight in Cairo

Hurghada at sunrise

Days 7-9: Cairo - Hurghada

Transfer to Cairo airport flying to Hurghada. Arrive Hurghada airport and transfer to Hurghada Hotel. For next 3 days relax in beautiful Red Sea resort.

Hurghada beach

Day 10: Hurghada

Bid a fond farewell to Egypt! Today we ensure to transfer you to the airport for your flight back home

Egypt Spotlight
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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