Tour Highlights: Abu Simbel Temples
Duration: One Day Trip
Tour Type: Private / Sharing – Upon Request
Undoubtedly the highlight of any visit in Egypt, the iconic Temple of Abu Simbel, guarded by 4 gigantic statues is the most impressive legacy of Ramses II, the greatest ruler of ancient Egypt.
An early morning trip start, takes you on a 3 hour drive through scorched desert and around Lake Nasser. However, the long drive is well rewarded as you arrive at the spectacular Temples of Abu Simbel.
The two temples were cut directly into a mountainside and the entrance to the main temple is marked by four colossal statues of Ramses II. The interior has been intricately decorated with hieroglyphics depicting the great victories of ancient Egypt’s greatest king and at certain times of the year the whole interior of the temple is illuminated by the rising sun. The second Temple of Nefertiti was dedicated to Ramses II favorite wife & is fronted by two statues of the queen and four statues of Ramses himself.
After your visit to the temple re board your Air condition vehicle again to start your way back to your hotel at Aswan.
For Abu Simbel over day by flight add 100 USD per person
Valid till 31 December 2014
Children 0 – 5.99 years Free of Charge, 6 – 12 years will charge 50 % from Adult rate
Entrance fees to the mentioned sightseeing.
Met & Assist from & to your hotel at Aswan.
All transfers by air condition vehicle.
Private Egyptologist tour guide (all languages).
Round trip domestic Air tickets Aswan / Abu Simbel / Aswan for over day Abu Simbel by flight.
Entrance to private rooms or areas inside any temple or Museum.
Tips to guide & driver.
Any Souvenir from any purchasing stop.
Entry Visa to Egypt which had to be handle from your side.
International Air tickets from & to Egypt.