Take a unique cruise on board the MS Zeina Nile Cruise to enjoy the special shows during the enchanting sunset on the Nile River, and to spend an amazing day discovering the most important archaeological temples in Aswan and Luxor.
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Aswan, Luxor Every wednesday
MS Zeina Nile Cruise
spend your vacation in cairo to explore Aswan city by Zeina Nile cruise, to visit the most famous attractions in Aswan and the Luxor east and west banks, first, you will visit attractions of Aswan including the Unfinished Obelisk made by Queen Hatshepsut, Philea Temple, and the high dam.
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then you will move to see the city of Luxor to visit the greatest temples on the east and west banks including the Luxor and Karnak temples on the east bank, you will explore another important part of Luxor including the valley of the kings, the colossal of Memnon and elder el-Bahari built by Hatshepsut queen.
our tour leader will meet you at Cairo airport or the hotel and take the flight to Aswan, and embark on the Nile cruise to start your trip to visit the most famous sites in Aswan.
the tour will begining from the high dam to see the site which is protects the country from floods. then you will see the Philae temple include many structures dating predominantly to the Ptolemaic Perio.
you will move to visit and explore one of the most famous archaeological finds in Egypt the unfinished obelisk, one of the largest obelisks in Egypt, it was built by queen Hatshepsut.
optional (visit Abu Simbel temple before visiting philae temple, obelisk, the high dam.)
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
after having your breakfast, you will visit the double temple dedicated to Sobek the crocodile god the temple of Kom Ombo, and Horus the falcon-headed god. then you will see one of the largest temples in Egypt, the temple of Edfu which was built on top of older ruins dating back to Ramses III. it is the best surviving ancient Egyptian temple in the Nile Valley.
party onboard the Nile cruise night.
in the morning, you will move to the Luxor east bank, you will begin to visit the Luxor Temple, which is one of the most famous sites and easily accessible Egyptian temple ruins in the Luxor area of Egypt.
then you will visit the Karnak Temple which consists of a number of buildings and temples, in the form of a village, and the name Karnak was given to this complex as in Arabic Karnak means ‘fortified village’.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
after you take your breakfast, you will start to see the temple of Hatshepsut El-dier El Bahari, which consists of three levels each of which has a colonnade at its far end. On the uppermost level, an open courtyard lies just beyond the portico.
then you will explore the site of the valley of the kings. queens and kings of the New Kingdom, who built their crypts in the hills of this barren tract west of Luxor to be closer to the source of their dynastic roots in the south, also, contain a large number of mummies of kings and queens.
you will see two faceless colossi (the plural of the colossus, which just means larger-than-life statue). to be closer to the source of their dynastic roots in the south. they tower 60 feet (18 m) above the plains and are estimated to weigh an enormous 720 tons each. The statues were built to guard his funerary temple. The complex is the largest on the west bank.
after visiting these temples you will disembark onboard the Nile cruise and back to Cairo.
optional ( Hot air balloon in the morning)