Reserve now our exciting day tour to Abu Simbel from Aswan by land in the early morning to visit the two rock-cut temples at Abu Simbel. The Complex of Abu Simbel temples is one of the must-see places during Aswan excursions and the most impressive Egyptian monuments and considered highlight of any tour to Egypt.
Price : 75.00 $
Book your tour to Egypt and enjoy the best Aswan Day Trips especially our individually guided Day Tour to Abu Simbel from Aswan by bus to explore the magnificent temples built by King Ramses II in Nubia known as the Temples of Abu Simbel. These temples are recognized definitely the finest masterpiece of the ancient world not just in Egypt and the most wonderful Egyptian temples, and the highlights of all Egypt Classic tours, Book your Aswan Excursions now or join Aswan Tours groups to save up to 15 % during all tours and things to do in Aswan! Enjoy our Aswan to Abu Simbel Day Trip!
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Cairo Top Tours certified tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby to start your amazing day Tour to Abu Simbel from Aswan by Bus. Your personal driver and tour guide will transfer you by bus to enjoy the best Aswan Tours and the best things to do in Aswan which is known as the temple of Abu Simbel, the two temples of Abu Simbel are cut into the mountain rocks by King Ramses II who built these magnificent temples for himself and his favorite wife queen Nefertari, the temples of Abu Simbel are considered to be the treasures of ancient Egyptian art and architecture and evidence to the glory and majesty of the New Kingdom Pharaohs, they show the wealth of the Egyptian empire generated as a result for the military operations into Asian and African countries. The Egyptian government and UNESCO led an international salvage campaign to move the two temples of Abu Simbel saving them from being submerged by the increasing water of Lake Nasser behind the high dam.
The Temple of Ramses II is dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramses II. The smaller temple is built for his favorite wife, the Nubian Queen Nefertari, the temple is dedicated to the cow Goddess of love and music Hathor.
2 times every year, on February 21 and October, in an act of astronomical perfection, magic is done and the sun goes through the temple at dawn to illuminate the statues of the gods. The Temple of Nefertari, Pharaoh's beloved wife. of smaller size but similar beauty, the facade of this temple has six figures carved in the rock and its interior also has nothing to envy to that of the main temple.
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