Luxor 1 day tour by plane from Nuweiba

Location: Nuweiba, South Sinai, Egypt.
Luxor is known as the worlds greatest open air museum. The number and preservation of monuments in the Luxor area are unparalleled anywhere else in the world. Luxor is a major attraction for tourists in Egypt and you will really step back in time here to explore Egypt’s ancient history.


You will be picked up from your hotel in Nuweiba in an air conditioned bus and will be taken to Taba airport for your morning flight to Luxor, arriving in Luxor at 7am(subject to flight schedule). You will be met by your guide on arrival an Luxor Airport.

First we will go to the West Bank which is also known as the city of the dead. It is the funerary complex of the Ancient Egyptian’s.
We will visit the Valley of the Kings – the ancient cemetery of the pharaohs of the New Kingdom, hidden in the mountains on the West Bank between the two limestone hills of Gurna. The Valley of the Kings holds 63 registered tombs and three more tombs have recently been found.

We will then visit Hatshepsut Temple. This is a mortuary temple with a unique design as it is the only temple in Egypt built in terrace formation into the cliff face. Hatshepsut was a famous female pharaoh who wore a false beard and all the trappings of male pharaohs in order to claim the throne for herself.

We will then visit the Memnon Statues. They are the only remaining statues fronting the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III and show the pharaoh sitting on his throne.

Next we will go across the Nile to the East Bank for lunch at Maro restaurant(drinks not included).
Our last stop in this tour is the Karnak Temples, the largest ancient temple complex in Egypt. It is one of the major sites of Egypt and within it’s bounds the sacred energies of Ancient Egypt can still be felt. We will also visit the Luxor Temple also known as Temple of the Gods.

We will then return to the airport for our flight back to Taba and you will then be taken back to your hotel in Nuweiba by bus.


Please note that you must have a visa in your passport($15 from Sharm el Sheikh or Taba airport). You may also want to request a breakfast box from your hotel.

Package includes:
• Return transfers from Nuweiba to Taba airport
• Return flights from Taba to Luxor
• All transport during the tour
• Food during the tour
• Experienced guide
• All entrance fees

Package excludes:
• Gratuities (recommended)
• Drinks



 

Duration: approximately 15 hours (from/to your hotel). Means of Transportation air-conditioned van
Suggestion: Hat, Sun glass and flat shoes
Price: Adult: $280/175GBP

A minimum of 4 people are required for this tour to run as a group tour.

A supplement of $250/160gbp per person is payable to make this a private tour for 1-14 people.