Luxor is crowded with dozens of monuments that attract the attention of thousands of tourists … A group of monuments under the roof of one temple is classified as one of the most important tourist places in Luxor. Luxor Day Tours created with great care and attention to the small details that contribute to make it unforgettable experience for our customers.
You can choose one or more of our wide selection whether in Luxor to enjoy Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, Temple of Medinet Habu, Deir el Medina, Ramesseum Temple, Temple of Karnak, Temple of Luxor, Hot air balloon, felucca ride. Enjoy shopping in the market etc. or outside Luxor in one of Luxor Day Trips to Aswan, Abu Simbel, Dendera, Abydos, Cairo and much more.
Luxor is an open air museum, it’s the premium travel destination in Upper (southern) Egypt and Nile Valley, the city known as Thebes by the Greeks, it was the dynastic and religious city in the Middle Kingdom and new kingdom Egypt, today it has much to offer for travellers, from the vast temples to the royal tombs, via spectacular desert and river scenery, also the villages of the modern life..
Nowhere else in the world has time left such a great heritage of ancient civilization so intact as the monuments in Luxor. Named by the Greek poet Homer “hundred- gated Thebes.” Luxor was the center of power for almost 1500 years.
Luxor, which means in Arabic “The Palaces” reflects its rich array of magnificent temples and tombs.
On the East Bank of the Nile, in the City of the living, Luxor and Karnak Temples greet the sunrise, the sunset on the West Bank throw shadows through the City of the Dead.
Today you can walk through history; past statues with the heads of gods and animals, beneath pillars carved with lotus buds and papyrus. Ride in a horse-drawn, sail in a felucca, take a sunset cruise or see the city from a hot-air balloon.
Various Luxor Day Trips & Excursions
Full-Day Tours To East And West Bank Of Nile
You can see Luxor’s temples, tombs and monuments on the East and West banks of the Nile. Explore the highlights of two completely different worlds. Discover the royal crypts while you visit the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut. The sprawling Karnak Temple has walk-stone paths that follow an imposing Sphinx-lined road. Lonely walks on these roads are very refreshing.
Day Tour To Valley Of The Kings And Hatshepsut’s Temple
You can enjoy an unforgettable day exploring the ancient, mysterious kings and queens of Egypt. King Tutankhamun, the most famous of Egyptian kings, ascended the throne at the age of 10 years.
Standing face to face with his royal mummy in his tomb is a cherished moment. Unveiling the mysteries of the royal families will help you learn a lot about their lifestyle and reign.
Tour To Abu Simbel From Luxor
Further to the south of Luxor lies Abu Simbel. The two Temples of Abu Simbel in their unique style are considered to be great Egyptian masterpieces. The temples reflect glory and grandeur of the new-found kingdoms. The temple of the Ramses II devoted to the Egyptian gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramses II, the creator of the temple himself is also known as the Sun temple of Ramses II. The Temple of Queen Nefertari also known as the Temple of Hathor symbolised the wife of Sun God.
Trip To El Kab And Edfu From Luxor
Exploring the ancient Egyptian history whilst a day trip from Luxor to El Kab and the Temple of Horus at Edfu, you come across the tombs and ruins of the dynastic city with intricate Greco-Roman inscriptions. Sturdy mud-brick fortifications shielding fascinating sandstone temples at El Kab and the Temple of Horus are among the best-preserved shrines of Egypt.
Need an Excursion In Luxor? Our Luxor Day Trips & Excursions are a chance to learn about the local culture in the company of your friends, without the fuss that usually happens with large groups. With such an excursion, every minute is spent efficiently. No one can miss the opportunity to see the beauty of Luxor. It is one of the greatest open-air museums in the world and that is why we offer you in our day trips in Luxor the most famous attractions in Upper Egypt. Also, Nile Holiday offers excursions from Luxor to other destinations such as Cairo and Aswan to witness the magic of the country. Check out our itineraries and choose the trip that best suits you.