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Hurghada Airport Private Departure Transfer

When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your Hurghada, El-Gouna, Makadi, Soma Bay or Safaga hotel details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. 24 - 48 hours prior to your transfer, you will be required to call the supplier directly (the contact number will be provided on your travel voucher) to reconfirm exact pickup times and places.Price is per person, based on 8 adults per car/vehicle.

$10.80 Transfers & Ground Transport

Hurghada Airport Private Arrival Transfer

When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your Hurghada, El-Gouna, Makadi, Soma Bay or Safaga hotel details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver.Price is per person, based on 8 adults per car/vehicle.

$300 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private 2 Day Trips to Luxor Highlights from Safaga Port

We pick you up from Safaga Port to enjoy a private 2 day trip. Upon arrival to Luxor, you will be accompanied by your private guide to visit the East bank of Luxor.Day 1: Karnak Temples and Luxor Temple by NightKarnak; the largest temple complex ever built by man, and represents the combined achievement of many generations of ancient builders and Pharaohs situated on 247 acres of land. Then you will take a boat on the river Nile to lunch that will be served at the oriental restaurant to taste the Egyptian food. Then check into your hotel to relax and refresh yourselves before we pick you up evening time to enjoy Luxor by night.The Temple of Luxor was the center of the most important festival, the festival of Opet. The temple's purpose was as a setting for the rituals of the festival. The festival was to reconcile the human aspect of the ruler with the divine office. Back to your hotel for overnightDay 2: Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi Of MemnonBe picked up from your hotel to visit the West bank of Luxor. The final resting place of Egypt's rulers, the Valley of the Kings is home to tombs including the great Pharaoh Ramses II and boy Pharaoh Tutankhamen. You will visit 3 tombs excluding Tutankhamen as it has extra ticket. You will then visit Hatshepsut Temple, the Queen who would-be king, Hatshepsut was a ruler. See her spectacular temple in Luxor's West Bank, one of the best preserved of its kind. Proceed to Colossi Of Memnon are a remains of a complete mortuary temple but its completely destroyed except for those Statues.Lunch will be served on a Nile view restaurant. As soon as you finish your tour, you will be transferred back to Safaga Port.

$190 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Day Trip to Luxor Highlights from Safaga Port

Start your private tour in the early morning with a pickup from your Safaga Port. Then, sit back in your private air-conditioned vehicle and enjoy the desert scenery as you travel inland to Luxor. After a roughly 3 hours journey, arrive in this bustling city and set out on your tour. As you travel, learn from your qualified Egyptologist guide how Luxor occupies the former site of Thebes, the ancient capital of Egypt’s New Kingdom. Discover, too, how the modern city lines the east bank of the Nile River, facing the Valley of the Kings on the west bank.Start your explorations at this age-old necropolis, where 63 New Kingdom royal tombs from the 2nd century BC riddle the mountains. Listen avidly as your guide explains how and why the tombs were built, and then visit three on your own (guides are not permitted to accompany you) to delve into the richly decorated corridors and anterooms. If time allows and you wish to visit the tomb of Tutankhamen, you will need to purchase a separate ticket.Afterwards, meet back up with your guide and head for the Temple of Hatshepsut. Marvel at this modern-looking temple and its impressive mountainside setting, and wander around its courtyards and terraces as you hear facts and tales about Hatshepsut, Egypt's great queen. After a photo stop at the two statues of the Colossi of Memnon, continue to an island on the Nile and enjoy a typically Egyptian lunch.Duly refreshed, make tracks to Karnak Temple, a vast religious complex built between 2055 BC and 100 BC. Rising imperiously from the east bank, this awe-inspiring temple contains three inner temples dedicated to the gods Amun, Mut and Khonsu. Follow the Avenue of the Sphinxes inside and marvel at the Great Hypostyle Hall, with its forest of 134 huge columns. See the chambers, kiosks and man-made Sacred Lake and hear from your guide how the different temples and structures were used. During your time in Luxor, enjoy a roughly 30-minute cruise on a felucca, gliding along the Nile River past peaceful palm groves, fields and mountains.With your visit over, head back to Safaga Port in your private vehicle, and end your tour with a drop-off at Safaga Port.

$176 Day Trips & Excursions

Tour of Ancient Thebes from Port Safaga to Luxor

Your tour guide will pick you up from the outer gate of the Port of Safaga. Your guide will have a sign with your name on it. Start your tour to the ancient city of Thebes (Luxor). This one-day tour departs privately from Port Safaga. You will ride in an air-conditioned van accompanied by an Egyptologist guide, riding through the Eastern desert for around 2.5 hours to reach Luxor.The tour of Luxor begins as you cross over to the West Bank to visit the Valley of Kings where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, amazing tombs were constructed for the Pharaohs and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom of Egypt. The valley is known to contain 63 tombs and chambers ranging in size from a simple pit to a complex tomb with over 120 chambers. You will visit 3 Tombs and then the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. Widely considered one of the "incomparable monuments of ancient Egypt," the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut is located beneath the cliffs at Deir el Bahari on the west bank of the Nile near the Valley of the Kings.On the way back to the East Bank, visit the Colossi of Memnon and the Alabaster Institute. The Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. For the past 3400 years they have stood in the Theban necropolis, across the River Nile from the modern city of Luxor. The 2 massive structures always leave guests asking tour guides the same question - how did they do it?Travel back to the East Bank by felucca to freshen up and enjoy lunch. After lunch make your way to the amazing Temple of Karnak. The temple was known as Ipet-isut (most select of places) by ancient Egyptians.This city of temples was built over 2000 years ago and dedicated to the Theben triad of Amun, Mut and Khonsu. This derelict place is still capable of overshadowing many of the wonders of the modern world, and in its day must have been awe inspiring. The temple covers about 200 acres. The area of the sacred enclosure of Amun alone is 61 acres, and would hold ten average-sized European cathedrals. Follow this visit up with a trip to a papyrus shop.After an amazing day in Luxor, you will transfer back to Safaga and return to your cruise.

$54 Cultural & Theme Tours

Shore Excursion: Day Tour from Safaga Port to Luxor

A travel representative will pick you up from Safaga Port from the exit door of the ship, they will have a sign with your name on. After meeting the representative you will be transferred by a modern A/C vehicle to Luxor, which is approx. 3 hours from Safaga. Once you have arrived, journey to the magical Karnak Temple, one of the largest places of worship ever built, and one of the greatest example of worship in history.Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and then proceed to the West Bank of the River Nile to visit the Colossi of Memnon. Then continue on to visit the famous Valley of the Kings where the magnificent tombs of the ancient kings were discovered. Continue on to visit the majestic Queen Hatshepsut Temple at El Deir El Bahary. This beautiful temple was dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut, the only female pharaoh. You will be escorted back to your cruise at Safaga Port before 18.00.