Full Day Tour to Luxor Highlights from Safaga

Full day tour to see the highlights of the ancient West Bank and East Bank monuments in Luxor from Safaga. These highlights include Valley of the Kings, Tomb of King Tutankhamun, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir al-Bahari), the Colossi of Memnon and Karnak Temples. You will be guided by a licensed Egyptologist tour guide and transported to all the sites by a private air-conditioned vehicle.

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$342

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Duration

12 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Lunch
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Karnak
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Merenptah
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramases IX
    • Entry/Admission - Colossi of Memnon
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramses III
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Thutmoses I
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Amun
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,
    What's excluded :
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Luxor Travels, 3 Al Qarna Rd 3, Al Qarna Rd, Luxor 85951 Egypt

    In the morning your friendly driver will pick you up from your port in Safaga by an air-conditioned vehicle for a private full day tour to Luxor.

    First, you will visit the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor, Entrance fees to the tomb of Tutankhamun (19 USD) (optional) the Tomb of King Tutankhamun. It consists of tombs embedded in the mountain Thebes. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers.

    After visiting the tombs, you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as a Pharaoh. Afterwards, you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III around 1391-1353BC. Then, you will have a break to enjoy lunch.

    After lunch, you will be transported to Karnak in the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake.

    After touring the sites, you will be transferred back to your port in Safaga by an air-conditioned vehicle.

    This tour includes a qualified Egyptologist tour guide, transport by air-conditioned vehicle, all entrance fees for the mentioned sites, port pick up and drop off, and lunch.


    Stop At: Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt

    In the morning you will be picked up from Luxor airport by an air-conditioned vehicle for a full guided trip of about 8 hours. First you will be transported to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers. There you visit four royal tombs, including the Tomb of Ramses, the Tomb of Horemheb, the Tomb of Merenptah .Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor.

    Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, Kings Valley Rd Deir el-Bahari, Luxor 23512 Egypt

    After visiting the tombs you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. This queen was an ancestor of King Tutankhamun and belonged to the same dynasty.Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh .

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II), West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt

    Stop At: Temple of Karnak, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

    Karnak you visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Merenptah, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

    In Egyptian mythology, Ptah is the demiurge of Memphis, god of craftsmen and architects. In the or simply in its falcon form of the new deity, began to be placed in tombs to accompany and protect the dead on their journey to the West of Luxor .Tomb 8, which is located in the Valley of the Kings, was the burial place of the Pharaoh Merneptah and is the model of royal tombs Merneptah was a son of Ramesses II and Queen Isis-Nofret.the tomb was discovered by Howard Carter in 1903. Of coursethere is a material decrease in the number of lateral rooms, and a dramatic increase in the height of the corridors and rooms. He did away with the jogged axis used since the time of Horemheb and instead built the entire tomb on a single axis. Also, for the first time, the entrance was made considerably wider than earlier tombs .

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Ramases IX, Valley of the Kings., Luxor Egypt

    Tomb of King Ramesses lX He was the third longest serving king of this Dynasty after Ramesses III and Ramesses XI. He is now believed to have assumed the throne on I Akhet day 21 based on evidence presentedwas the third pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty of the New Kingdom of Ancient Egypt. His name prior to assuming the crown was Amonhirkhopshef. He was the fifth son of Ramesses III and was appointed to the position of crown prince by the twenty-second year of his father's reign when all four of his elder brothers predeceased his promotion to crown prince .

    The tomb has so much colour and detail even the ceiling above the sarcophagi with its goddess Nut stretching across the space. The sarcophagus is one of the largest in the valley, even though some of the paintings have deteriorated this is one of the most decorated.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

    the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), Valley of the Kings, Luxor Egypt

    Entrance fees to the tomb of Tutankhamun (300.00 EGP) (optional)

    King Tutankhamun, the most famous king in the world. This young king from the New Kingdom was around 10 years old when he ascended the throne and died when he was only 19. You will get the chance to be face to face with his royal mummy in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings

    Stop At: Temple of Karnak, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

    Karnak you visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Pass By: Avenue of Sphinxes, between the Karnak and Luxor temples, Luxor Egypt

    Avenue of Sphinxes, between the Karnak and Luxor temples, Luxor Egypt

    Stop At: Tomb of Ramses III, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    The tomb of Ramesses III, designated as KV 11, is a complex system in the Valley of the Kings. It has been known since antiquity,the wonderful decorations include colourful painted sunken reliefs featuring the traditional ritual texts (Litany of Ra, Book of Gates etc) and Ramses before the gods. Unusual here are the secular scenes, in the small side rooms of the entrance corridor, showing foreign tributes, such as highly detailed pottery imported from the Aegean, the royal armoury, boats and, in the last of these side chambers, the blind harpists that gave the tomb one of its alternative names: ‘Tomb of the Harpers’

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Obelisk of Thutmoses I, Luxor Egypt

    Obelisk of Thutmoses I

    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak, Karnak,, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak, Karnak,, Luxor Egypt

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Amun, Temple of Karnak complex, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Amun, also known as Karnak Temples. You visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

    Obelisk of Thutmoses I

    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Luxor Temple, Luxor 23512 Egypt

    Luxor Temple, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Howard Carter House, Valley Of The Kings, Luxor Egypt

    Howard Carter House, N/r Valley of the kings West Side, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Temple of Seti I, Past the road to the Valley of the Kings, towards the village of el-Tarif. This is a Temple not a Tomb, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Seti I, Past the road to the Valley of the Kings, towards the village of el-Tarif. This is a Temple not a Tomb, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Temple of Merenptah, West Bank of Luxor, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Merenptah, West Bank of Luxor, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Tombs of the Nobles, Thebes, Al Asasif Egypt

    Tombs of the Nobles, Thebes, Al Asasif Egypt

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    please send us a copy of your passportsToInfo@luxortravels.com in order for us to arrange a transfer permission? Please note that your driver will pick you up outside the harbor entrance and NOT at the dock where you will disembark. We kindly ask you to walk a few minutes to the harbor entrance where you will find your driver waiting for you with a sign of Luxor Travels. Ports
    • Safaga International Maritime Port, Safaga, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Copy of passport is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Luxor Travels

Activity ID: V-8652P49

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