Luxor West Bank Tour (valley of The Kings, Hatshepsut Temple and Valley of The Queens)

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Daily Tour

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Description

Unveiling Luxor’s Majesty: Valley of the Kings, Queens & More in One Day!

Embark on a captivating journey through Luxor’s West Bank on this full-day tour, uncovering the secrets of pharaohs, queens, and colossal statues!

Unravel the mysteries of:

  • Valley of the Kings: Descend into the necropolis of pharaohs, exploring tombs like Tutankhamun‘s or Ramses VI’s (entrance fees not included).
  • Hatshepsut Temple: Marvel at the architectural wonder of Queen Hatshepsut’s mortuary temple, a testament to female power.
  • Valley of the Queens: Discover the fascinating stories of powerful female rulers buried amidst the desert landscape.
  • Colossi of Memnon: Stand in awe of these towering statues, remnants of a forgotten era.

Your experience includes:

  • Experienced Egyptologist guide: Learn captivating insights into ancient Egyptian history and culture.
  • Air-conditioned transportation: Travel comfortably between sites with ease.
  • Bottled water: Stay hydrated throughout the day.
  • Pick-up and drop-off: Enjoy convenient hotel transfers within Luxor city limits.

Please note:

  • Entrance fees to tombs and sites are not included.
  • Lunch is not included, but your guide can recommend local restaurants.
  • Gratuities for the guide and driver are appreciated.

Book now and:

  • Embrace the grandeur of ancient Egyptian architecture and history.
  • Connect with the spirits of pharaohs and queens.
  • Capture breathtaking memories of iconic landmarks.

Don’t miss this chance to experience the magic of Luxor’s West Bank!

Tour Highlights

Valley of the Kings:

  • Descend into hidden tombs: Explore the final resting places of pharaohs like Tutankhamun or Ramses VI, feeling the weight of history in each chamber (entrance fees not included).
  • Uncover ancient secrets: Hear captivating tales from your expert guide, bringing the pharaohs’ lives and legacies to life.
  • Witness intricate artwork: Marvel at hieroglyphics and paintings adorning the tomb walls, offering glimpses into their beliefs and rituals.

Hatshepsut Temple:

  • Climb majestic terraces: Ascend the impressive terraces, each offering panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.
  • Admire architectural brilliance: Be awestruck by the temple’s unique design, blending seamlessly into the cliffs.
  • Discover a powerful queen’s story: Learn about Hatshepsut’s remarkable reign and her lasting impact on Egyptian history.

Valley of the Queens:

  • Delve into royal lives: Explore the tombs of powerful queens like Nefertari and Tiye, understanding their roles and significance.
  • Uncover hidden treasures: Witness beautifully preserved decorations and artifacts offering insights into their lives and beliefs.
  • Experience tranquility: Immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere of this less-crowded valley, appreciating its unique charm.

Colossi of Memnon:

  • Stand in awe of colossal statues: Towering over 60 feet tall, these imposing figures once guarded the entrance to Amenhotep III’s temple.
  • Hear their legendary whispers: Listen to the haunting story of their supposed “singing” at sunrise, adding to their mystique.
  • Capture majestic photos: Stand beside these giants and capture unforgettable memories of this iconic landmark.

Bonus:

  • Enjoy comfortable transportation with air conditioning and bottled water.
  • Benefit from the expertise of a passionate Egyptologist guide throughout the tour.
  • Experience the convenience of hotel pick-up and drop-off within Luxor city limits.

Don’t miss this chance to witness these incredible wonders and embark on a journey through time!

Tour Itinerary

Your West Bank Adventure Unveils:

Morning:

  • Valley of the Kings: Step into the necropolis of pharaohs, exploring their final resting places. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of tombs like Ramses II’s or Tutankhamun’s (entrance fees not included).
  • Hatshepsut Temple: Ascend the majestic terraces of Hatshepsut’s mortuary temple, marveling at its architectural wonder and learning about the powerful queen’s story.

Then:

  • Savour local delights: Enjoy a delicious lunch at a restaurant in Luxor, refueling for the following explorations.

Then:

  • Colossi of Memnon: Stand in awe of these towering statues, remnants of a forgotten era, and hear their legendary tales.

Return:

  • Relax in comfortable transportation as you’re transferred back to your hotel or Nile cruise, brimming with memories of Luxor’s West Bank wonders.

Note: This itinerary omits specific timing to offer flexibility in accommodating different tour schedules and visitor preferences. You can modify it to reflect your specific tour structure, including approximate timings if desired.

Included
  • All sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary. (Valley of the kings, Hatshepsut temple, valley of the queens).
  • Private Tour with modern vehicles
  • professional tour guide. (English, French, Spanish, Deutsch, Dutch, Italian)
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle during the tour.
Excluded
  • Tipping for drivers and guides
  • Tut Ankh Amon tomb, Nefatari Tomb
From:

65

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Price
Single Person
95
2 Persons / Each
65

Prices policy

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

Children policy

0 - 1.11 Free of Charge 2 - 5.11 pay 25% of tour price 6 - 11.11 pay 50% of tour price 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person. Notes : Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)
FAQ

Luxor West Bank Tour FAQs:

Booking & Payment:

  • Q: How do I book my tour?
    • A: You can book online through our website or by contacting our friendly team.
  • Q: What payment methods do you accept?
    • A: We accept all major credit cards and PayPal.
  • Q: Can I modify or cancel my reservation?
    • A: Yes, you can modify or cancel your reservation up to 24 hours before your tour date for a full refund. However, please note that entrance fees to tombs and sites are non-refundable.

What to Expect:

  • Q: What’s included in the tour?
    • A: The tour includes experienced Egyptologist guide, air-conditioned transportation, bottled water, hotel pick-up and drop-off (within Luxor city limits), and lunch at a local restaurant. Entrance fees to tombs and sites are not included.
  • Q: How long does the tour last?
    • A: The tour is a full-day experience, but the exact duration may vary depending on the chosen tombs and the pacing of the group.
  • Q: What languages are available for the tour?
    • A: Please inquire about available languages when booking. We strive to offer tours in multiple languages.
  • Q: Can I choose which tombs to visit?
    • A: While we offer flexibility, some tombs may be unavailable due to restoration or visitor restrictions. Your guide will suggest options based on your interests and accessibility.
  • Q: Is the tour suitable for children?
    • A: Yes, but please note that the tour involves walking and standing for extended periods. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Additional Information:

  • Q: What should I wear?
    • A: Dress comfortably in layers, as mornings and evenings can be cooler. Closed-toe shoes are recommended for uneven terrain.
  • Q: Can I bring a camera?
    • A: Absolutely! You’ll want to capture these breathtaking wonders. Flash photography may be restricted in some tombs.
  • Q: Are there any restrictions on photography?
    • A: Some tombs may have restrictions on photography, such as flash prohibitions or fees. Your guide will inform you of any specific guidelines.
  • Q: Are gratuities included?
    • A: Gratuities for the guide and driver are appreciated but not mandatory.

We hope this answers your questions! If you have any further inquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Reviews

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September 16, 2023

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August 29, 2023

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August 28, 2023

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March 16, 2023

star rating  So good, I booked it a second time - In 2019 I had the same tour with my brother. In 2023 I came back to Luxor and had to do it again with a friend of mine. The... read more

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February 18, 2023

star rating  We had an amazing time im Cairo with Sam, and in Luxor with Daniel!
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February 18, 2023

star rating  We had an amazing time im Cairo with Sam, and in Luxor with Daniel!
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February 18, 2023

star rating  Daniel did a very nice, well organised tour of the main sightseeing points in Luxor. He is very well read and knowledgable regarding the topics of ancient egypt and also... read more

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February 15, 2023

star rating  Abu Simbel was unforgetable. Just amazing. Like the rest of the trip. Experience to remember. Definitely a trip to recommend.

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February 10, 2023

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February 8, 2023

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