Start your unforgettable day trip in ancient Egypt with a car from your hotel in Aswan. On a private tour, enjoy the attention of your full guide throughout the trip. Listen while illuminating the places of interest you encounter along the way, as well as informing you of the amazing day ahead. He was transported to Abu Simbel in a modern, clean, air-conditioned car and prepared to discover the temples of Ramses II and Nefertari, which are temples on the bank of Lake Nasser and it is one of the double temples carved in the mountain and in a small temple for Queen Nefertari and Hathor in the northeastern part of the Ramses II temple The temple complex was dedicated to the four gods of Egypt Old: Ptah, my sister Ri, Hare Amon Ra, and Ramses II. Twice a year,
• Take advantage of a convenient pick-up from Aswan and head to Abu Simbel by bus. Discover this fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site and learn more about how the rock temples to Ramses the Great was moved to a more secure location during the construction of the Aswan Dam to be oriented so precisely that this incredible wonder can still be observed today.Twice a year at the equinoxes, the sun shines into the inner sanctum so that the 4 statues of the gods, Ptah, Amun, Ra, and Ramses are illuminated. Discover the thousand-year-old hieroglyphs and petroglyphs in the large and small temples as you immerse yourself in the history of Egypt.Return to Aswan city to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before being transferred back to your accommodation in Aswan.
Our guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel, then he will transfer you by an air conditioned vehicle to visit the Complex of Saqqara which belongs to King Zoser and his step pyramid which is considered the first pyramid in Egypt and the first rock-cut building in the history.Moving on towards Memphis "one of the ancient Egyptian Capitals until around 2,200 BC" which was a cult center for God Ptah god of creation and artworks , you will find there a lot of temples and monuments dedicated for him. After a short stop for lunch, continue to visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside the Citadel of Salah El Din, The location, on Mokattam hill near the center of Cairo, was once famous for its fresh breeze and grand views of the city. It is now a preserved historic site, with mosques and museums.Transfer back to your hotel.
private pick up from you hotel in aswan or nile cruise Private day tour with the convoy in the morning to visit the rock-carved temples of King Ramses II and his consort Queen Nefertari.Aswan will pick you up from your hotel in Aswan to start your tour to Abu Simbel. The Temples of Abu Simbel with their unique style are amongst the most interesting Pharaonic Temples, They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom. The temples date back to the reign of King Ramses II (1290-1223 BC). The first Temple was built by King Ramses II and is dedicated to the God Re-Hor-Akhty, Amon, Ptah, and King Ramses II as a deified King. The Temple of Queen Nefertari is located 120m from the Temple of Ramses II and was also built by Ramses II ank back to hotel .
Day tour Visiting Abu Simbel Temple from your hotel or cruise in Aswan.Starts at 7:00 am. Your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Aswan and drive 3 hour to further south to enjoy Abu Simbel day tour from Aswan by a private air-conditioned vehicle. Visit the two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to co-operate in order to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramsses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramssess II.The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, back to hotel
our tour guide will meet and transfer you from hotel to Giza Plateau to visit the impressive 3 Pyramids of Kings Cheops, Chephren, and Menkaure which are guarded by the rock-cut statue (The Sphinx). The Great Pyramid of King Cheops is the only wonder of the seven wonders of the ancient world that is still standing today, Then you will go to witness the Complex of Saqqara which belongs to King Zoser and his step pyramid which is considered the first pyramid in Egypt and the first rock-cut building in the history.Moving on towards Memphis"one of the ancient Egyptian Capitals until around 2,200 BC) which was a cult center for God Ptah god of creation and artworks, you will find there a lot of temples and monuments dedicated for himAfter this trip you will be transferred to your hotel
See the ancient marvel of Abu Simbel on a private day tour from Aswan. Journey southward by private, air-conditioned vehicle as your personal guide shares tales of the 3,400-year-old complex, a masterwork of ancient Egyptian engineering beside Lake Nasser. The two Temples of Abu Simbel , with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramsses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramssess II.The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God together as one. then you will head back Aswan to go back to your hotel.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Aswan to drive south through the desert to Abu Simbel. 3,000 years ago Ramses II build these monumental temples for himself and his beloved wife Nefertari. The walls are adorned with scenes of his victory at the Battle of Kadesh. The facade of the Great Temple is 35m high and 30m long. On February 22 and October 22 sunlight penetrates the inner sanctuary to illuminate 3 statues at the back wall. Only the 4th statue of Ptah, God of the Underworld, remains in darkness. The Smaller Temple is dedicated to Nefertari, depicted as the Goddesses Isis and Hathor.From 1964-68, UNESCO set forth an initiative to move both temples to a plateau on the cliffs to protect them from flooding. The temples were dismantled, moved 60m up the sandstone cliff that they originally stood on and were then reassembled. After gazing at these Nubian Monuments, you will have lunch and be brought back to your hotel in Aswan.
The Great Temples of Ramses II were constructed to align with the sun twice a year. On the mornings of February 22nd and October 22nd, the rising sunbeams into the main chamber, illuminating three of four statues at the end of its corridor. It is no accident that the fourth remains obscured from the light; this is Ptah, the God of Darkness.These two occasions have been taking place for over 3000 years on the banks of the Nile. The first to celebrate the anniversary of Ramses II and his ascension to the throne and the second, his birthdayNow is your chance to witness this captivating event for yourself. • Private tour from Aswan to Abu Simbel• Pick up and drop off to your preferred hotel• Travel in air conditioned comfort• Private Egyptologist tour guide• Be one of the few who get to witness this incredible event• Cold drinks provided• Passport required on the day