Things to do in Luxor

Nothing in the world compares to the scale and grandeur of the monuments that have survived from ancient Thebes; Luxor nowadays, it is considered an open air museum due to its magnificent monuments. It has been estimated that Luxor contains about a third of the most valuable monuments and antiquities in the whole world. Flying Carpet Tours is offering Luxor Tours where you will get the chance to visit the magnificent monuments in the city such as Karnak and Luxor Temples, Valley of the Kings, Colossi of Memnon, and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut; moreover, you will also be able to explore the historical Cairo from Luxor and other destinations.

Luxor’s importance in ancient Egyptian history cannot be denied. It was the religious capital for almost all of the Pharaonic period and includes two of the most well known temples in Egypt; Luxor and Karnak Temples. Get the chance and experience our Tours to Karnak and Luxor Temples, get excited while exploring Karnak Temple with Luxor Day Tours; it is the biggest temple in the world as it includes six. The temple was dedicated to god Amun. It developed over a period of 1500 years, generations of pharaohs added to the temple, resulting a collection of temples, sanctuaries, pylons, and other decorations that is unparalleled throughout Egypt. Moreover, you will visit Luxor Temple which is a very large temple located in the east bank of the Nile River, it was built by Amenhotep III, completed by Ramses II, it was also known as the Southern Sanctuary and constructed in 1400 B.C during the New Kingdom for the Open Festival; an ancient Egyptian celebration that was organizing annually, and more with Things to do in Luxor.

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Things to do in Luxor

Enjoy the highlights of the dramatic history of ancient Thebes in an exciting Karnak Sound and Light Show, while seating in front of the shores of the Sacred Lake, experience watching the illuminating Karnak Temple at night with a multimedia performance that will take you in a journey back in time to explore everything about the Karnak Temple and the lifestyle of the ancient Egyptian. Furthermore, Luxor Tours Egypt offering memorable tour to watch the world’s largest open air museum, with Hot Air Balloon Ride in Luxor, the balloon that will carry over Luxor’s ruins and temples in the beautiful morning light. Start your tour and enjoy amazing view for Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, colossi of Memnon.

Unleash your inner and experience our Luxor West Bank Tours to visit Valley of the Kings; contains amazing tombs of the kings and nobles that date back to the eighteenth and twenty-first Dynasties, and Colossi of Memnon which are two ruined statues around 20 m high, known as the guardians of Amenhotep III Temple which was completely destroyed during the earthquake that occurred in 27 BC. They were made famous in antiquity by a mysterious sound emitted from one of them each sunrise. Get excited with Luxor Excursions and visit Queen Hatshepsut Temple; it is one of the best preserved temples in Egypt and one of the most characteristic temples in the whole of Egypt, due to its design and decorations as it was built of limestone, not sandstone like most of the other funerary temples of the New Kingdom period.  It dates back to the 18th dynasty, dedicated to Queen Hatshepsut. You can also visit all the landmarks, mentioned above with East and West bank Tours in Luxor

Cairo has always been one of the greatest cities in the world as it contains lots of magnificent monuments; Flying Carpet Tours gives you the chance to try Tours from Luxor to Cairo by Plane and visit the main attractions in the city. Get amazed while exploring the Giza Pyramids; a defining symbol of Egypt, include three pyramids; the largest pyramid is known as Cheops or Khufu, the second pyramid in size is Chephren, and the smallest one is Mycreinus Pyramid. Tours from Luxor allows you to visit the Egyptian MuseumSphinxBen Ezra Synagogue, the Hanging Church, and more.

Explore Kom Omo and Edfu Temples with Trips from Luxor and discover the glory of the amazing temples. Get amazed while scouting Edfu Temple, considered the second largest temple after Karnak. It was constructed on the Ptolemy III era and completed during the Ptolemy IV era,dedicated to Horus. Then visit Kom Ombo Temple with Edfu and Kom Ombo Temple Tours; it is one of the most charming temples in Egypt, consists of two temples Sobek Temple and Haroeris Temple. Kom Ombo Temple was built during the Greco Roman period. It was constructed on the ruins of a much older temple which was called “Ber Sobek” or the house of the god Sobek.


Find below amazing itineraries of Tours in Luxor.

East and West bank Tours in Luxor

 Itinerary

 

Flying Carpet Tours guide will escort you to flourishing tour to visit Karnak Temple, the greatest and the largest religious building that ever made in the history, Karnak is a city of temples built over 2,000 years, dedicated to Amun, Mut, and Khonsu, proceed to The Temple of Luxor, which was built by Amunhotep III at the 18th Dynasty in the New Kingdom and it was completed by Ramesses II during the 19th Dynasty, relax by having lunch at local restaurant, After that beguile your eyes between Valley of the Kings, (Visit 03 Tombs only) the magnificence of the grandeur of architecture which was used for burial, as there are many kings buried in this valley, Next visit to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, known now with the name of El-Deir El-Bahary, It was built by Queen Hatshepsut, daughter of Thutmosis I, who ruled Egypt about 20 years during the 18th Dynasty. the only pharaonic woman who reigned ancient Egypt, your last visit will be to Colossi of Memnon, Watch the glory of the two huge statues, finally Flying Carpet Tours guide will escort you back to your hotel in Luxor.


Including

  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel in Luxor
  • Excursion to East and West Bank in Luxor as mentioned at the above program
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
  • English speaking guide at the sites mentioned above 
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Bottle of Mineral Water during Luxor Excursion 
  • All transfers in Luxor by air-conditioned Van
  • All service charges and taxes 

Excluding

  • Visa to Egypt 
  • Any optional tours required 
  • Tipping 


Notes:

  • Prices are quoted per person in U.S. American dollars

Tours from Luxor to Cairo by Plane

Itinerary

Flying Carpet Tours delegate will escort you to Luxor Airport, Fly to Cairo, at the time your flight touching Cairo Land your tour guide will escort you to a ravishing tour to Pyramids of Giza, feast your eyes by visiting Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, then your guide will take you to panoramic view of the pyramids, memorable photos available to the three pyramids together, next move to the Sphinx, scout the valley temple, relax by having lunch at local restaurant, after Lunch your tour guide will escort you to the Egyptian Museum which contains amazing treasures of King Tut Ankh Amun, have free time for shopping to buy souvenirs to Friends and Family, the last stop will be at Old Cairo, Visit the Hanging Church, Abu Serga Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, finally Flying Carpet Tours Guide will escort you to Cairo Domestic Airport, Fly to Luxor, at the time your flight touching Luxor Land, Flying Carpet Tours delegate will escort you back to your hotel in Luxor. 


Including

  • Pick up and drop off to your hotel in Luxor
  • Excursion to Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo as mentioned at the above program
  • Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites
  • English speaking guide at the sites mentioned above 
  • One Lunch at local restaurant in Cairo 
  • Bottle of Mineral Water during the Excursion 
  • All transfers in Cairo and Luxor by air-conditioned Van

Excluding

  • Visa to Egypt 
  • Domestic Flight Luxor / Cairo / Luxor
  • Any optional tours required 
  • Tipping


Notes:

  • Extra fees will be applied to enter inside the Pyramids
  • Extra fees will be applied to enter the Mummy room at the Egyptian Museum


For more Tour Luxor.

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