Drive from Aswan to Luxor to see the highlights of Egypt’s open-air museum in one day tour from Aswan. Visit the Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple and Karnak Temple Complex. Return to Aswan in the evening.
Valley of the Kings
Queen Hatshepsuts Temple
Colossi of Memnon
Karnak Temple Complex
Led by a qualified Egyptologist
What You Can Expect
Early in the morning, your guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Aswan.
Enjoy an approximately 4 hour drive from Aswan to Luxor by air-conditioned vehicle to visit Karnak Temple, the largest temple complex in Egypt covers 300 acres (125 Hectares), dedicated to the triad of Thebes; Amon, Mut and Khonsu. Enjoy free time to explore at leisure.
After a guided tour to Karnak Temple, you will then enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
After lunch, proceeding to visit Queen Hatshepsut mortuary temple at Deir el Bahari, carved at the bottom of the cliff of el Qurna Mountain. The temple is the most visited in Luxor west bank.
Continue to visit the most famous Valley of the Kings, the burial place of the most famous pharaohs ruled Egypt during the New Kingdom (1550 – 1080 BC).
Take fantastic photos for the two Colossi of Memnon, the only remains statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1391–1353 BC).
Then you will have the chance to enjoy free time at leisure in Luxor for shopping before driving back to your hotel in Aswan or optional, drop-off at Luxor hotel
Entrance fees are not included in the price of any tours: We do not charge in advance for site entrance fees to add flexibility to your program as you may choose to skip one or more sites depending upon your interests