About This Tour
From Aswan, you will visit Abu Simbel’s two carved in stone temples. These temples are spectacular in both: style and location on the banks of Lake Nasser. The chance to enjoy the day trip in Abu Simble is greater than before with Aswan Excursions provided by Nile Sun Travel.
Pick-up from Cruise / hotel in Aswan at 4 AM
Drop –off at Cruise / hotel in Aswan at 1 PM approx.
Pick you up from Nile Cruise or Hotel, early morning by a modern air-conditioned coach to enjoy a small group tour to Abu Simbel,
drive to Abu Simbel (2 hours & 45 minutes approx.)
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, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God together as one. Later on,
you will be escorted back from Abu Simbel to Aswan and transfer to Nile cruise or Hotel.
Pick up and return service from hotel in Aswan
Qualified English-speaking tour guide
Entrance fees to the both mentioned sites
Transfer by a private air-conditioned van
Cold water bottle is obtainable during the tour for each individual
All service charges and taxes
Personal expenses or optional activities