Definitely you have heard of Tutankhamun , the Great Pharaoh , whose grave the archaeologist Howard Carter discovered in 1922 in the Valley of the Kings. The remarkable thing was that his grave had not been plundered by grave robbers and archaeologists therefore immeasurable riches of gold was found therein.
But beyond the grave of King Tut , as he is often called simply , there are in the Valley of the Kings yet to see many other exciting tombs and there are the many murals that tell about the mysterious world of the Pharohs and many adventures yet to be made.
All of these things You can get in this trip and a lot more to experience about Ancient Egypt , the great temples and the ancient mummies. Then it goes on to the beautiful sandy beaches on the Red Sea in Hurghada, where you can build sandcastles, swim or even dive .
Welcome to Egypt
Upon arrival at Luxor International Airport our representative will meet and assist you with passport control, customs formalities and handling your luggage. And be transferred to your hotel.
Karnak and Luxor Temple & a felucca ride
Start your Luxor-visit with a guided tour through the biggest worshipping compound of temples in Egypt and the world: The Karnak temple complex (UNESCO World Heritage Site), once the main place of worship of the Theban Triad (Amun, Mut & Khons).
During your tour, study such outstanding monuments like the Corridor of Sphinxes, the monumental pylons, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 massive columns or the Obelisks of Thutmoses III. and Hatshepsut. Also learn about Pharaoh Shoshenq’s I. (26th dynasty, 922 BC) conquest and military campaigns in Syria Palestine, which are recorded also in 1Kings 14,25-28.
Continue your tour with a walk through the great Luxor Temple (UNESCO World Heritage Site), which was founded around 1400 BC.
Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Colossi of Memnon
In the early morning you will have the option to board a hot-air balloon and to enjoy the sun rising above the West Bank. A unique chance to discover the Valley of the Kings, the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Nil from the air before starting your day in the very same places (add. costs apply, please inquire for exact prices).
After breakfast, start your day with a photo stop at the impressive Colossi of Memnon. Then proceed to the very rich site of the Valley of the Kings (UNESCO World Heritage Site) with its numerous Pharaonic tombs and the giant funeral Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (UNESCO World Heritage Site), once known as the -Splendor of Splendors.
Drive to Hurghada
In the late morning, take your comfortable private car and drive through the Arabian Desert to the coastal resort of Hurghada. Upon arrival, you will be met and greeted by our representative who will help you with the luggage and check-in.
Enjoy your beach holiday in Hurghada
Hurghada, located on the west coast of the Red Sea, offers unbeatable all inclusive luxury resorts extending along more than 35km/22mi of superb beaches and is therefore not without cause considered one of the finest costal resorts in the world.
Have a safe trip home!
After breakfast, be transferred to Hurghada International Airport for final departure.
All our tours are private tours including private transportation and private guiding.
- Entrance Visa to Egypt (app. 12 € per person).
- Transportation to and from the airports in Luxor and Hurghada.
- Child safety seat upon request.
- 3 nights stay in Luxor.
- 6 nights stay in Aswan.
- Only child-friendly accommodations.
- All mentioned sightseeing tours, including transportation by private modern & tourism-licensed a/c vehicles or limousines and professional guiding by a qualified & tourism-licensed Egyptologist.
- Guiding especially suitable for children.
- ITERU ActivityBag for every child including age-appropriate materials (coloring-books, suitable travel guides, notebooks, pencils, some Egyptian sweets, water, cap and much more).
- Admission fees to all mentioned places .
- Felucca ride on day 2.
- Half board in Luxor (excl. beverages).
- All inclusive in Hurghada (incl. non-alcoholic local beverages, upgrade to alcoholic local beverages upon request).
- Recommended gratuities .
- Travel cancellation expenses insurance .
Not included: Intl. flights, personal expenses, everything not mentioned above.
All prices are inclusive of all mentioned services and valid throughout the year except major holidays during the high season. Please inquire for details.
- Private , 2 Adults, 2 children (5 to 12 years), family room: 2485 €.
Customize Your Tour
Please feel free to provide us with your own ideas and preferences about your tour. Our travel professionals will be happy to tailor your personalized tour exactly as you want it to be!