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Hurghada: Valley of Kings Hatshepsut & Karnak Luxor Day Trip

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Activity provider: OceanAir Travels
Day trip

Hurghada: Valley of Kings Hatshepsut & Karnak Luxor Day Trip

Activity provider: OceanAir Travels

From US$ 85 per person


Discover the wonders of bygone times of Egypt by visiting the East and West banks of Luxor. Explore the Valley Of The Kings, Mortuary Temple, Colossi of Memnon, and Karnak Temple with a guide.

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Duration 16 - 17 hours
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Pickup included
Complimentary pickup service is available from your hotel in Hurghada. The long-range pickup service from Al Gona, Sahl Hashish, Soma Bay, and Safaga is available to book during the checkout process as an 'add-on'. Please share your nationality, hotel name, address, and room number to facilitate pickup. Wait at the main gate of your Hurghada hotel along the highway, not the reception area.


6 - 7 hours
  • Hurghada

  • 5 hours
  • Valley of the Kings (photo stop, guided tour)

    • Extra fee
  • Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Egypt (photo stop, guided tour)

    • Extra fee
  • Colossi of Memnon (photo stop, guided tour)

  • Lunch

  • 5 minutes
  • Temple of Karnak (photo stop, guided tour)

    • Extra fee
  • 5 hours
  • Hurghada

Pickup included
Main stop
Other stop
  • Explore the ancient sights of Luxor in this small-group tour
  • Marvel at the Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple
  • Tour around the Colossi of Memnon
  • Admire the monuments at the Temple of Karnak
  • Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant in Luxor
Full description

Tour of the archaeological sites on the banks of Luxor. Explore the gateway to the Valley Of The Kings and the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut with an Egyptologist guide and enjoy an authentic lunch.

Be collected from your accommodation and meet your Egyptologist tour guide, who will take you on a full-day tour to the East and West Banks of Luxor. The West Bank is the primary destination. Here, explore the archaeological elements at the pharaonic temples, which are the gateway to the Valley Of The Kings housing the tombs of famous Pharaohs of ancient Egypt.  Continue your tour and visit the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, also known as the Foremost of Noble Ladies, and marvel at its ancient monuments. Next, go to the Colossi of Memnon and visit the two astonishing stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III.  Take a break to refresh yourself with a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. Next, visit the East Banks of the Nile, aboard a ferry boat crossing for 5 minutes from West to East Bank of Luxor. The pristine temple complex of Temple of Karnak is your first destination in the East Valley. At the end of your tour, you will be transferred back to your accommodation in Hurghada.

  • Pickup and drop-off from Hurghada and Makadi
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Egyptologist tour guide
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • A bottle of water
  • Hotel pickup from Al Gona, Sahl Hashish, Soma Bay and Safaga (unless 'add-on' selected)
  • Entrance fees
  • Drinks during lunch
  • Extra drinks during the day
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Jacket
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Keep some change of Egyptian Pounds with you while sightseeing to pay at the restrooms if needed
  • As this is a group tour, you will stop to pick up other guests on the way to Luxor. On the way, you'll stop for approximately 15 minutes to use the restroom
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 81 reviews

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The drivers picked us up on time and took us through to Luxor where we met our guide Mahmoud. He is very friendly, knowledgeable and covered everything we wanted without feeling rushed. The river trip to Banana Cafe for great, generous food was beautiful. It was a huge day seeing a lot and made very comfortable in a clean air conditioned minibus. Highly recommended.

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March 25, 2023

Hello, this was an amazing trip, our tour guide was called mimo he was amazing he gave us so much information, he got everyone one involved amazed me how he spoke different languages,(explained in English then different languages) and just a genuine lovley man, godbless you mimo and all the best, the driver was nice and the man that tuck our money for our tickets was very good also amr our travel assistant was always intouch,, was an amazing experience my son loved it and so did I thank you all so much ❤️

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March 25, 2023

It was a nice trip, well organized. The transfer was accurate and included to the price after some arguments which we had as after booking the trip they wanted to charge us extra money for it, but at the end they kept the conditions which was written at the website. The guide was really kind, the heritage sites are incredible. Everything was great except the optional boat ride. They will tell you that you will see crocodiles and monkeys but when you get there you will see that they are in really small cages and not in their natural habitants. We felt really sorry for them and if we would knew before that they are not free, we would never pay for that. Please do not pay for this optional trip, hopefully they will let them soon free.

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March 25, 2023

Product ID: 215670