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Abu Simble day tour from Cairo provided by Emo Tours Egypt

Abu Simble day tour from Cairo

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Updated 07/14/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Cairo
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    Abu Simbel Temple Complex
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples at Abu Simbel (Arabic: أبو سمبل‎), a village in Aswan Governorate, Upper Egypt, near the border with Sudan. They are situated on the western bank of Lake Nasser, about 230 km (140 mi) southwest of Aswan (about 300 km (190 mi) by road). The complex is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the "Nubian Monuments",[1] which run from Abu Simbel downriver to Philae (near Aswan). The twin temples were originally carved out of the mountainside in the 13th century BC, during the 19th dynasty reign of the Pharaoh Ramesses II. They serve as a lasting monument to the king and his queen Nefertari, and commemorate his victory at the Battle of Kadesh. Their huge external rock relief figures have become iconic. The complex was relocated in its entirety in 1968 under the supervision of a Polish archaeologist, Kazimierz Michałowski, on an artificial hill made from a domed structure, high above the Aswan High Dam reservoir. The relocation of the temples was necessary or they would have been submerged during the creation of Lake Nasser, the massive artificial water reservoir formed after the building of the Aswan High Dam on the River Nile.
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    Cairo
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Duration
12–15 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Round Trip Flight Cairo/Aswan/Cairo
  • Entry fees
  • Entry/Admission - Abu Simbel Temple Complex
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Yovanne wrote a review Oct 2019
Bronx, New York10 contributions10 helpful votes
The Temples at Abu Simbel are beautiful and I had a wonderful time. My tour guide was Walid Maadawy, he was great. Walid was very professional and answered all of my questions about different things about Egypt.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Responded Oct 9, 2019
Dear our valued customer Thank you so much for your kind words, We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us .We count ourselves lucky for customers like you. We look forward to seeing you again Best regards Emo Tours Egypt
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