It is an informative individual trip to Luxor that you can do from Marsa Alam, Egypt! We recommend the trip because it allows tourists to see a large number of ancient Egyptian attractions. Moreover, it lets you know a lot about the history of ancient Egypt! ONLINE BOOKING INDIVIDUAL LUXOR TRIP MARSA ALAM AND BEST PRICE!
Highlights on Individual Trip to Luxor from Marsa Alam
- Karnak Temple in the City of the Living.
- Lunch at a restaurant.
- Moreover, the Colossi of Memnon in the temple of Amenhotep III.
- The temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
- Also, a visit to the valley of Kings in the City of the Dead.
Trip program to Luxor – Valley of the Kings
- Landious Travel representative will pick you up from the hotel, in Marsa Alam, around 04:00 Am.
- After picking you up, the bus (limousine or minibus) will leave for Luxor. On its way to Luxor, it will pass the cities of Safaga, and Qena. The resort town of Safaga is located 45 kilometres south of Hurghada, on the Red Sea coast; while, the city of Qena is 220 km away in the Nile Valley. The way, from the centre of Hurghada to Luxor, takes about 5 hours.
Program in Eastern Luxor
- As soon as you arrive at Luxor, we show you the Karnak temple. This temple is the largest in Egypt and the whole old world. The temple is located in the City of Living _ Eastern Luxor. In the temple, your guide begins his explanation, and then, he shows the frequently visited places in this large complex. The complex itself contains different temples and buildings. Your guide will have the task of showing you all these temples. Also, he will give you free time to take them a picture.
- After visiting the Karnak temple in Eastern Luxor, you make a boat picnic through the river Nile upon your request. This is an additional program! Once the boat picnic ends, you will find yourself located in Western Luxor _ City of the Dead.
Program in Western Luxor
- In the Western Luxor, your individual trip continues. The first stop, there, will be at the restaurant. There you can enjoy a delicious lunch.
- After lunch, the next stop will be at the Colossi of Memnon. These are the two grandiose statues, that stand in the temple of Amenhotep III. By then, your guide will show you these statues. After that, he will give you the chance to take them a picture.
- Further, the bus goes to the beautiful temple of Queen Hatshepsut. It is the awesome temple that exists in Deir El-Bahari. The Ancient Egyptian builders carved it into the rock and also consists of three floors. Around this temple, you will see all sorts of tombs and other temples, as well. To the right side, you will see the temples Thutmose III and Amenhotep Neb Hept Ra. And, once again, the guide will give information and free time to investigate the place.
- Before the end of the program in West Luxor, you visit the Valley of the Kings. It is so great in this place and interesting! In this Valley, you visit three tombs, which belong to the great pharaohs of Egypt.
Departure to Marsa Alam
- Finally, our bus leaves back to Marsa Alam, after such a program in the wonderful city of Luxor.
- This private trip to Luxor from Marsa Alam ends at approximately 22:00.
What does the Price of Individual Luxor Trip Marsa Alam include?
- Tickets for visiting temples.
- Private guide.
- Also, Private vehicle to Luxor, and back to the hotel.
What does not the Program of Individual Luxor Trip Marsa Alam include?
- Additional excursion programs if not included in the above-mentioned program.
What to take with you for the individual trip from Marsa Alam?
- Breakfast box.
- Also, Clothes for the season.
Individual Luxor Trip Marsa Alam Booking Days
- Daily from 04:00 – 20:00.
What is Expected to See during the Individual Trip to Luxor from Marsa Alam?
Monuments in the eastern bank of River Nile
- Karnak Temple: It is the largest temple complex in the ancient world. Amazingly, it represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and pharaohs. Its ancient name is Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places”. Continuously, the building of this complex temple lasted over more than two thousand years. It compromises three main temples, smaller enclosed temples, and several outer temples on 247 acres of land. Within the great “Hypostyle Hall” is an incredible forest of giant pillars.
- Luxor Temple: The Temple of Luxor was the centre of the most important festival _ the festival of Opet. This festival was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office. This majestic Luxor temple was built by Amenhotep III and Ramses II and dedicated to the god Amun.
Monuments in the western bank of River Nile
- Valley of the Kings: Valley of the Kings is the place where the magnificent tombs exist. Professionally, the Ancient Egyptians carved these tombs deeply into the mountain rock. Also, they richly decorated them and filled them with treasures for the afterlife. It homes tombs of ancient Egyptian kings e.g toms of the great pharaoh Ramses II, and Tutankhamen.
- Hatshepsut Temple: Hatshepsut temple, at El Deir El Bahary, is this impressive temple dedicated to the Queen Hatshepsut the only female pharaoh. Impressively, it rises out in the desert with a series of terraces. It merges with the sheer limestone cliffs that surround it, too. It is one of the most beautiful & best preserved of all of the temples of Ancient Egypt.
- Also, Colossi of Memnon: Two massive mono stone statues of king Amenhotep III are the major remains of a huge mortuary temple.