Visit the temples of Dendera on a relaxing full-day cruise from Luxor. Travel the River Nile in comfort, with tea and lunch on-board, then spend the afternoon exploring Dendera's fascinating monuments, sacred lake, and famous Roman birth houses.
What to Expect
Spend a day cruising in comfort on the River Nile on this full-day tour. Starting out from Luxor, the cruise will take you to the ancient Temple of Dendera. This extensive site is home to tombs dating back to the earliest dynasties.
Dendera is most famous for the Temple of Hathor, enclosed within a great mud brick wall. The temple is surrounded by a number of other buildings including the Temple of Isis and the Ptolemaic Temple, which is one of the best preserved monuments in Egypt. You’ll also have the chance to see the Roman birth houses and the famous Coptic Church
On this trip you’ll be picked up from your hotel in Luxor. Sit back and enjoy the peaceful River Nile as you cruise past farming villages and watch life go gently by on the river banks. You’ll arrive in Dendera relaxed and refreshed for your tour of this ancient site. You’ll also enjoy lunch and tea, served on your cruise boat in the afternoon.
- Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places
- Transfer by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Guide in your own language
- Free travel insurance covering your trip
- Lunch during the tour
Know Before You Go
Availability: every day
What to bring:
• Passport valid for 6 months
• Comfortable shoes
• Cotton clothes in summer
• Warm clothes in winter
• Sun block