Enjoy this 2 day trip to Luxor from Hurghada. Luxor is considered to be the largest open-air museum in the world is containing a large number of ancient Egyptian monuments such as the great complex of Karnak temples, Luxor temple, and the temple of Hatshepsut. Discover this amazing 2 days overnight trip from Hurghada to Luxor.
Price : 175.00 $
2 Days Trip to Luxor from Hurghada
Add our 2 days trip to Luxor from Hurghada now to your Egypt trip list and enjoy our Luxor day tours from Hurghada to see the world's biggest open-air museum in the whole world, the ancient city of Thebes or as we call it now Luxor, the capital of Egypt during its prosperous New Kingdom era.
Overnight Luxor Trip from Hurghada
On the first day, you will visit the grand complex of Karnak Temple and the marvelous Luxor Temple during the Luxor east bank tours, on the 2nd day, you will be transferred to enjoy Luxor west bank tours starting with the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, the Valley of the Kings which is the necropolis that has been cut into the mountain as well as the famous colossal statues of King Amenhotep III or also known as the Colossi of Memnon. Our certified local guides will make the most of your Egypt day tours
Cairo Top Tours tour leader will meet you at your hotel lobby in Hurghada to begin your Overnight Trip to Luxor from Hurghada, with a sign with your name written on it. Enjoy your 2 Days Trip to Luxor from Hurghada, for roughly 3 and a half hours driving towards Luxor from Hurghada by a private vehicle. Today you will enjoy the Luxor east bank tours starting with the tour to the magnificent Karnak Temple, which started as a modest shrine during the middle kingdom and kept flourishing until it reached the peak of glory under the New Kingdom Monarchs. Karnak temple consists of four main parts in which the most comprehensive part is allowed to be visited by tourists. Admire its hall of gigantic pillars during your lovely tours from Hurghada.
Take your delightful lunch then your personal driver and private guide will take you then to visit the majestic Luxor Temple, one of the highlights of this great city built by Amenhotep the third and several Pharaohs of the New Kingdom, strangely the temple comprises a Muslim Mosque and a Church built in modern times. Luxor temple was dedicated to the renewal of supremacy, most probably may have been where several Kings of Egypt were crowned in fact (as in the example of Alexander the Great who claimed that he was crowned in Luxor, but still no real evidence that proves he traveled to the south of Memphis.
Overnight stay in the Luxor hotel.
Start another day in Luxor after having your breakfast at the hotel to experience your tour to the west bank of Luxor, you will be transferred to the Valley of the kings (the selected site by the new kingdom Pharaohs to be their burial tombs hidden between the hills), not like the old kingdom pharaohs who built immense pyramids that can be visited through the usual tour to Giza Pyramids.
Excavations are still in progress in some of the tombs, and they are of the best preserved in terms of the wall paintings, scenes, and engraving, but most of the royal tombs are open for visits except for two tombs that require an extra ticket. The tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered in 1922 completely intact, and the exhibits are now displayed in Cairo you can see it with our Egyptian Museum tour.
Then visit Queen Hatshepsut Temple (the temple of El Deir El Bahri or the northern Monastery), one of the most amazing temples we have in Egypt. It had been cut into the mountain and was built by Hatshepsut, one of the few and most famous female pharaohs of Egypt.
Now you will see the impressive Colossi of Memnon which are two large seated statues carved during the reign of King Amenhotep III. They are considered the only remaining standing statues fronting the mortuary temple of the King that used to be standing once at the same place!
At the end of your Overnight Luxor Trip from Hurghada, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Hurghada after you finish Luxor excursions.