Luxor city highlights
The musical statues of Memnos
Traditional Felucca sailing boats
Souvenirs at the Luxor Souq
Hot-air balloon ride at pre-dawn
Mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut
Luxor Sound and Light show
|Luxor, Egypt||Sightseeing Tours|
Visit the pharaonic capital in 2 days from Hurghada. Stay overnight in a 4-star hotel, and upgrade your experience to include a hot air balloon ride and/or the sound and light show over the Karnak temple if you wish. Learn about Luxor's history with an English-speaking guide, marvel at the Karnak Temple, the Valley of the Kings, the Memnon Colossi, and more.
* Explore the fascinating architecture of Luxor with an English-speaking guide
* Discover the ruins and temples around the Great Karnak Temple and Valley of the Kings
* Visit the City of the Dead and discover the story behind the Colossi of Memnon
* Visit the Temple of Hatshepsut
* Visit the Luxor Temple
* Relax with overnight accommodation in a 4-star hotel
* Enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off
After an early pickup from your hotel, board an air-conditioned vehicle to Luxor. Once there, your first stop will be at the Valley of the Kings. Next, head to the Colossi of Memnon, and enjoy all the time you want to explore this site with your personal guide. You'll also have the opportunity to visit the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut before savouring lunch at a selected restaurant in Luxor.
Once you've eaten, decide whether to either board a typical Egyptian sailboat and cruise to the City of the Dead or, simply ride your vehicle there. Afterwards, get some free time to relax at your hotel. Late in the evening, you have the option to attend the spectacular sound and light show, wander around Luxor and its souq or to continue relaxing at the hotel.
Early on the second morning, you have the option to experience an extraordinary 45 minutes trip in the air with a hot air balloon floating above Luxor and admiring its beauty under the gentle rays of sunrise.
After breakfast in the hotel, you'll visit the Karnak Temple, a massive complex of ruined temples that's the largest cult site ever built. Explore the ruins with your guide then, visit Luxor Temple and finally, return to your hotel in Hurghada.
✔ Pickup and drop-off from hotels in Hurghada, Soma Bay, Makadi, El Gouna, or Sahl Hasheesh
✔ Transfers by air-conditioned vehicle
✔ English speaking travel guide
✔ One night in a 4-star hotel on a half-board basis (dinner, bed, and breakfast)
✔ Lunch in a selected restaurant
✔ Mineral water and soft drinks
✔ All entrance fees for the sites mentioned in the program
✔ Service charges and applicable taxes
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
✖ Tips for the drivers and guide (expected but not mandatory)
✖ Any extras not mentioned in the program
WHAT TO BRING
- Passport or ID
- Water bottle
- Comfortable shoes
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- You can request a wake-up call at the reception and a packed breakfast the day before the trip
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. This experience requires a minimum number of 4 participants. If it's cancelled due to insufficient interest, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.