El Gouna Excursions, Overnight trip to Cairo and Luxor from El Gouna by flight to discover their sites, Great pyramids, Sphinx Egyptian Museum, Valley of the kings, Hatshepsut temple, Karnak temple with availability for hotair balloon ride over the valley of the Kings in Luxor.
Day1: El Gouna – Cairo sightseeing in Cairo – fly to Luxor
We will pick you up from your hotel in El Gouna by A/C Van to Hurghada airport for you short flight to Cairo, where you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist guide to start your trip in Cairo, you will visit the famous Great Giza Pyramids one of the seven wonders in the ancient world, the pyramids are constructed from 5000 years by millions of limestone, continue the tour to visit the great Sphinx, the half Lion and half Human statue stands guard over the tombs. Lunch will be served during the tour, proceed your trip to visit the Egyptian Museum which renewed in 1900 to neo-classical style by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon it was exhibited 12000 objects till now from the pre historical era to be Greco- Roman period, the most interesting in the Egyptian Museum is the golden treasure of Tutankhamen. Then you will transferred to the oldest part of Cairo (Masr el Qadima) as Egyptian called it and it is stretches down to sub area often called Coptic Cairo it become Christian stronghold with many churches there are only five remaining, hanging church is the famous church as it become the centre of Christian church of Egypt, it was named for its location in the top of the south gate of the Fortress of Babylon. Free time in Cairo with many optional tours, then you will drive back to Cairo airport for the flight to Luxor with direct transfer to you hotel in Luxor for check in and overnight stay.
Day 2: Luxor sightseeing back to El Gouna
You will be picked up from your hotel in Luxor by A/C coach to visit the valley of the kings located in the west bank, the valley of the king was the royal cementry for 62 pharaohs as King Tutmosis I, Tutmosis III, Tut-Ankh-Amon, King Ramssess VI, King Mrenptah and AmonhotepII. proceed your trip to visit hatshepsut temple (Deir el Bahari), the temple is one of the most dramatically situated in the world. Hatshepsut queen ruled Egypt about 20 years. then you will visit the colossi of Memnon they are only remains of the mortuary temple. Luch will be served during your trip, then continue your trip to visit the karnak temple (ipet- isut) it is the most sacred of places, Karnak temple is culmination of three main temples and several smaller enclosed temples around twenty nine temples so it is the largest and most impressive of all temples in Egypt, free time in Luxor and you will return to your hotel in El Gouna.
Overnight trip to Cairo & Luxor by flight from El Gouna
Pick up and drop off services from your hotel in El Gouna
Flight tickets Hurghada – Cairo – Luxor with Egypt Air
Admission fees to the sights in Cairo and Luxor as per itinerary
Lunch during the tour at local restaurant in Cairo and Luxor
Egyptologist English speaking tour Guide in Cairo and Luxor
All transfer by A/c van class in El Gouna, Cairo and Luxor
Hotel accommodation for 1 night at 5* hotel in Luxor on B.B