Luxor day tour from Marsa Alam

Day Trips & Excursions in Marsa Alam

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Explore the ancient Egyptian history and return back more than 4500 years to visit the ancient Egyptian capital.
we will pick you up from your hotel in Marsa Alam to start your interesting tour by air conditioned vehicle and driving for about 4 hours to visit the east bank where the impressive Karnak temple which dedicated to the triad of Thebes ( ancient name of Luxor ) To God Amun Ra , his wife goddess Mut and their son god Khunsu god of the moon . This temple was built by several Kings as a kind of offering to God Amun Ra the main god at that time , so the temple is complicated on its plan .At the temple you will see the majesty of the ancient Egyptians throughout erecting the Hypostyle Hall which contains 134 columns arranged in rows.Leaving Karnak temple to enjoy your lunch ( optional ) at a local restaurant.moving towards the west bank which called the city of the dead where the ancient Egyptians build their tombs.you will stop at the valley of the kings to visit three tombs and explore the cleverness of the ancient Egyptian artists and the shining colors .then moving towards the temple of queen Hatsheput , your guide will explain how she reached to the thrown , her divine birth and her struggle against King Thutmose the third .The next stop will be at Colossi of Memnon , the two huge statues of King Amenhotep III and taking some lovely pictures.Then transfer back to your hotel in Marsa Alam .

What’s included

  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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