west bank half day tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Egypt
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west bank half day tour with private tour , guide form your hotel in luxor or nile crusie then enjoy your day tour in west luxor then transfer back to your hotel

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsutwest bank half day tour with private tour , guide form your hotel in luxor or nile crusie then enjoy your day tour in west luxor then transfer back to your hotel Crossing the Nile River to the West Bank, you'll visit the necropolis of the ancient city of Thebes. Arriving at the Valley of the Kings, burial place of the kings of Thebes (ancient Luxor), you will have a brief stop at the visitors center. Guides are not permitted inside the tombs, but we will tell you what to look for inside the elaborately decorated rooms. If you wish to visit the tomb of King Tutankhamun, an additional cost is payable direct.Leaving the hot sands of the Valley of the Kings, you will visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, one of the most striking monuments in Egypt. We will introduce you to the history of the temple and the story of Queen Hatshepsut, the famous female ruler of Egypt who posed as a male to gain the throne. There is free time to explore at your leisure as you wander the large courtyards and admire the intricate hieroglyphic decorationsReturning to Luxor there will be time for a brief photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon, which mark the site of the funerary temple of Amenhotep III. These two giant statues standing tall and proud on the West Bank are all that remain of the ancient complex.In addition you will have the chance to visit an alabaster factory and purchase genuine items if you wish.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Nile River Valleywest bank half day tour with private tour , guide form your hotel in luxor or nile crusie then enjoy your day tour in west luxor then transfer back to your hotel Crossing the Nile River to the West Bank, you'll visit the necropolis of the ancient city of Thebes. Arriving at the Valley of the Kings, burial place of the kings of Thebes (ancient Luxor), you will have a brief stop at the visitors center. Guides are not permitted inside the tombs, but we will tell you what to look for inside the elaborately decorated rooms. If you wish to visit the tomb of King Tutankhamun, an additional cost is payable direct.Leaving the hot sands of the Valley of the Kings, you will visit the Temple of Hatshepsut, one of the most striking monuments in Egypt. We will introduce you to the history of the temple and the story of Queen Hatshepsut, the famous female ruler of Egypt who posed as a male to gain the throne. There is free time to explore at your leisure as you wander the large courtyards and admire the intricate hieroglyphic decorationsReturning to Luxor there will be time for a brief photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon, which mark the site of the funerary temple of Amenhotep III. These two giant statues standing tall and proud on the West Bank are all that remain of the ancient complex.In addition you will have the chance to visit an alabaster factory and purchase genuine items if you wish.Duration: 2 hours

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • entry fees
  • Entry/Admission - Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut
  • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings