Visit: Abu Simbel Temple Complex, Abu Simbel Egypt
Your unforgettable full-day journey into ancient Egypt begins with a pickup from your hotel in Aswan. On a private tour, enjoy the full attention of your expert guide throughout the whole trip. Listen as they shed light on the places of significance you encounter along the way, as well as brief you on the amazing day ahead of you.
Transfer to Abu Simbel in a modern and clean air-conditioned vehicle and get ready to discover the temples of Ramesses II and of Nefertari. These twin temples were built from the mountainside in the 13th century BC under the dynasty of Pharaoh Ramesses II.
The temple complex was dedicated to the 4 gods of ancient Egypt: Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and Rameses II. Twice a year, the sun shines directly into the temple and illuminates these gods. Take in the fascinating history of this UNESCO World Heritage Site and its beautiful architectural features. Finally, take some time to explore the Temple of Nefertari, also called the Temple of Hathor.
After the tour, transfer back to your hotel
Duration: 1 day