1. Egypt
  2. Luxor
  3. Valley of the Kings

Luxor: West Bank, Valley of Kings and Felucca Ride

Product ID: 304583
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Discover the wonders of ancient Egypt on a guided trip to the Valley of the Kings and the mysterious Hatshepsut Temple. Visit the Colossi of Memnon and enjoy a felucca boat ride.
About this activity
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Duration: 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pickup is available from anywhere in Luxor. Please send the local partner your hotel name or other location you would like them to pick you up from.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, and the Colossi of Memnon
  • Sail on the River Nile in a traditional felucca boat
  • Travel in a modern air-conditioned vehicle with a licensed tour guide
  • Benefit from a hassle-free experience with pickup and drop-off included
  • Savor lunch at a local restaurant (if option selected)
Full description
Begin this day trip around 12:30 PM with pickup at your hotel in Luxor, then transfer to the other side of the Nile River in a comfortable, new model car. After 20 minutes, arrive at the burial place of the Thebes kings, the Valley of the Kings.

Before entering, receive a detailed description from your guide at the Visitors' Center, as they will not be able to go in with you. Once you know what to look out for, visit 3 tombs and marvel at these archaeological sites. Next, continue to Hatshepsut Temple, honoring the only female ruler in ancient Egyptian history.

On your way back to Luxor, make a 20-minute photo stop at the Colossi of Memnon and admire the two giant statues. After that, proceed to have lunch in a delicious restaurant (if option selected).

Finally, return to Luxor to the boat dock and begin your felucca experience. Relax on the soft cushions and soak up the tranquility of the water that has been the lifeblood of Egypt since the time of the Pharaohs. Enjoy a cool drink as you gently glide down the river, looking around you at scenes that have not changed in millennia.

See children playing in the water, observe the camels and donkeys, watch the traditional farmers going about their work, and admire the water buffalo and a wide variety of birds and wildlife. Then, marvel as the sun sets slowly over the West Bank and the Valley of the Kings. At the end of the tour, you'll be dropped off back at your hotel.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Licensed guide
  • Felucca sailboat ride
  • Transport by 2018 private air-conditioned sedan or minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees (unless all-inclusive option selected): Valley of the Kings 11.5 EUR , Hatshepsut Temple 8 EUR
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Water
Know before you go
• You will walk inside the temples without your guide
• Your guide will help you get your tickets at the entrance windows
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Al Hageeg Travel

Product ID: 304583