2 Day Trip from Hurghada to Cairo and Luxor
A 2 day trip from Hurghada to Cairo and Luxor will take you through the desert, which is a great way to see some of Egypt's natural beauty. You'll spend your first night exploring Cairo day tours, it has easy access to historical sites like the Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. and then head out to Luxor day tours for the second day.
In Cairo, you can visit pyramids and mosques, as well as many other historic sites. If you're looking for more history and culture, then Luxor is definitely the place for you! It has some truly incredible history that you won't want to miss out on if you're visiting Egypt! There are several temples and tombs that date back thousands of years that are still standing today. So, this Two Day trip from Hurghada to Cairo and Luxor is perfect if you're looking for something different than what other travelers do on their Hurghada excursions—and it's a great way to see some of Egypt's most iconic attractions!
Pick up services from your resort in Hurghada by Cairo Top Tours tour leader.
Transportations during Hurghada excursions are organized by an exclusive air-conditioned vehicle.
Your Luxor sightseeing tours and Cairo tours are strictly private tours.
Entrance fees and tickets to all the above-mentioned sites.
You will have a tasty lunch in a local good quality restaurant.
The professional tour guide will be with you during Egypt day trips.
Bottled water is included during your Egypt Tours.
Soft drink in a local Cafe in Luxor if you have time.
All service charges and taxes are included.
Shopping tours in Cairo or Luxor. ( upon request )
For this day, in the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel in Hurghada and transferred to Cairo airport for your flight to Cairo. Upon arrival at Cairo airport, you will be greeted by our Egyptologist guide and taken on a tour of the city, including a visit to the Giza pyramids and the Egyptian Museum. We recommended that you wear white cotton clothes to avoid the sun's rays and to feel more comfortable.
After you arrive in Cairo, you'll be taken by bus to the Giza Plateau. You'll begin your tour at the Pyramids of Khufu (Great Pyramid), Khafre (Second Pyramid), and Menkaure (Third Pyramid). You'll learn about how they were built and their significance in ancient Egyptian culture.
Next, you'll visit the Great Sphinx of Giza—a statue of a lion with a human head that is believed to be over 4,000 years old. Then you'll take a walk through the Valley Temple before heading inside the Great Pyramid itself for a brief tour led by an expert guide. Afterward, enjoy light refreshments at a local cafe before returning to your hotel by bus.
The rest of your first day will be spent at the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square. The museum houses over 130,000 artifacts from throughout Egypt's history; it is one of the largest museums in the world and contains some of the most famous finds from ancient Egypt.
In the evening you will be driven to Cairo airport for a flight to Luxor and then meet our representative and transfer to the hotel for overnight there.
Meals included: Lunch
On this day, you'll have your breakfast and check out from the hotel. Then it's off to explore Luxor with your professional tour guide to see temples and tombs built by ancient Egyptians thousands of years ago!
We'll start our day tour by driving through the city to get to our first stop: the valley of the kings where you will see tombs of Egyptian pharaohs and queens. The Hatshepsut temple is a beautiful temple dedicated to queen Hatshepsut who ruled Egypt during Dynasty 18. This is one of Egypt's most important archaeological sites, so we'll make sure you have enough time here to explore on your own.
After taking in all that history, we'll move on to Hatshepsut temple—a beautiful temple built by one of Egypt's most powerful female pharaohs. Then it's off to Colossi of Memnon with its unique acoustics (listen out for them at noon!).
Finally, you'll end your tour at Karnak Temple—one of Egypt's largest temples ever built and home to many monuments from ancient Egypt and still an active worship site today! This tour will give you an amazing introduction to all Luxor attractions!
This tour will give you an amazing introduction to all Luxor attractions! And in conclusion, we will transfer you by a private air-conditioned vehicle to the Luxor airport to get back to your hotel in Hurghada and end your two days trips to Cairo and Luxor from Hurghada.
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While half-board includes both breakfast and supper, bed and breakfast only includes breakfast. If you choose the full board, all three meals—breakfast, lunch, and dinner—are included. If you choose an all-inclusive plan, you will also get to enjoy all the meals and some drinks.
Give Cairo at least two days, and if not two, give Luxor at least one more day. The total time needed to visit Egypt as an add-on when you are already in the area is therefore 2-4 days. Now, if you're travelling across the ocean to visit Egypt, you might want to extend your stay a little.
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