General

Luxor Tour by Train from Cairo

 Day 01Luxor tour by  train

In the evening, meet our representative who will transfer you from your hotel in Cairo by air conditioned  coach to Giza station to take the first class train to Luxor.

 Day 02Luxor sightseeing tour

Upon arrival to Luxor, You will be greeted at the train station by Egypt day Tours guide he / she will be holding Egypt Day Tours blue sign, now get ready to  Discover Luxor’s rich cultural heritage on this full-day The program begins in the Karnak Temple is not just a temple but it is a big open-air complex.  It comprises  a mixture of small temples, chapels, pylons, mosque, etc. the Construction of Karnak temple began during the Middle Kingdom and continued into the Ptolemaic period, but the most elegant Monuments dates back to the new Kingdom. The Hypostyle Hall area of 50,000 sq.  surrounded by 134 gigantic columns some of it reached 21 meters tall

Later on you get to visit Luxor Temple. It was built in the New Kingdom by Amunhotep III and it was completed by Ramesses II .

The next stop will be at Valley of kings are rock cut tombs were excavated to be the burial tombs for the new Kingdom pharaohs and privileged nobles. It contains 63 tombs and chambers decorated with colorful scenes of ancient Egyptian mythologies, beliefs and funerary rituals.

Afterward, head to visit the Temple of Queen Hatshipsut, the only woman who ruled Egypt from pre dynastic history until today. The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut was dedicated to sun god worshiping and was the only 3 levels temples in ancient world. with its connecting ramps, Hatshipsut temple was a turning point in the ancient Egyptian architecture.  You will enjoy the wonderful reliefs illustrating the earliest trade agreement between 2 countries in the ancient history .

Your final stop will be at the colossi of Memnon, the Colossi is a twin massive statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III in a seated position. They were built to guard at the entrance of Amenhotep’s  memorial temple . Afterward, relax on the coach ride back to Luxor train station to take your first class  train to Cairo

Luxor by train Includes:

  • All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • Free Wi-Fi onboard of your private vehicle ( to be reserved upon request ).
  • Snack bag ( Water – Chips- Biscuits).
  • Lunch during the tour.
  • First class Train ticket ( Cairo – Luxor ) Round Trip.
  • All Service charges and taxes.

Luxor tour by Sleeper train Excludes:

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  •  Entry visa to Egypt.
  • Perquisite.
  • Personal activities expenses.
Prices per person
Sitting train option175$
Sleeping train option285$

 

 

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Available departures

Tour can start on anyday. Pick up from your hotel in Cairo or Cairo airport. At the end you will be brought back to your hotel or Cairo airport or any location you desire.

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