Duration
9 hours
Price from
95USD
Day Trip to Abu Simbel from Aswan by coach map

See the ancient marvel of Abu Simbel on a private day trip from Aswan by coach accompanied by a certified Egyptologist tour guide.

Join our Trip to Abu Simbel from Aswan by a modern A/C coach early in the morning to visit the two rock-carved temples at Abu Simbel. These temples are unique both in style and in their setting on the banks of Lake Nasser.


Duration
9 hours
Schedule
Daily
Tour type
Private
Pickup Location
Your Hotel in Aswan
Physical rating
Tour Location
Abu Simbel

Why you'll love this trip

  •  Enjoy a full day trip to Abu Simbel to visit the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God

  • Private day trip by road from Aswan to Abu Simbel, with private air-conditioned transport

  • Venture south to the cliff-cut UNESCO-listed complex, overlooking Lake Nasser

  • Very comfortable – Pickup and drop off from / to your location in Aswan

  • Full Private tour. You can full customize the tour according to your full comfort and privacy

  • Informative Egyptologist tour guide to give you the great chance to understand the rich history

  • The tour gives you the opportunity to explore the greatest sites of Aswan in a very limited time frame

 

Attractions highlight

Abu Simbel Temples

Itinerary

Your private guide will collect you from your hotel in Aswan at 04:30 A.M for the three-hour drive south: you'll travel in your own comfortable air-conditioned vehicle for this private tour of Abu Simbel.

Built during the reign of the great Pharaoh Ramses II, in the 13th century BC, these two vast rock-cut temples are dedicated to Ramses II and his wife, Nefertari. They are considered architectural masterpieces of Egypt's New Kingdom and so, when Aswan's High Dam was first built, flooding their original location, the Egyptian government and UNESCO worked together to save both temples from the flood.

Your guide will escort you to the Great Temple, or Sun Temple, built in honor of Ramses II and dedicated to him and four other gods, as well as the smaller temple dedicated to his wife Nefertari, and also known as the Temple of Hathor. A qualified Egyptologist, he will explain the fine details of the rock-cut carvings and statuary, as well as how the temples were saved from the flood.

After around two hours at the temples, you'll return to Aswan at 12:30.

Included

  • Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return.
  • Professional English-speaking Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.
  • All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Bottled water on board your vehicle.
  • All service charges and taxes.

Excluded

  • Any extras not mentioned in the program.
  • Tipping.

Prices:

Single

$ 292

2 Persons

$ 174

3 Persons

$ 134

4 Persons

$ 115

5 Persons

$ 103

6 Person & more

$ 95

Important notes

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

Children Policy:
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

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