We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Cairo
Post
Inbox
Search

Private Full Day Tour to Luxor from Cairo with Flight

Save
Select Date and Travellers
From
US$500.00
Date
2 travellers
Low Price GuaranteeNo Booking Fees
Highlights
    What to Expect
    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Luxor Travels, 3 Al Qarna Rd 3, Al Qarna Rd, Luxor 85951 Egypt

    n the morning your friendly driver will pick you up from your Cairo hotel for a transfer to Cairo Airport. You will take for a flight to Luxor to enjoy a full day tour. Upon arrival at Luxor Airport, you will pair up with your Egyptologist tour guide, who will take you to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. It consists of tombs embedded in the mountain Thebes. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers.

    After visiting the tombs, you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. Afterward, you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III around 1391-1353BC. Then, you will have a break to enjoy lunch in a restaurant with Nile view on the West Bank.

    After lunch, you will be transported to Karnak on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake.

    After touring the sites, you will be transferred to Luxor Airport for your flight back to Cairo. Upon arrival at Cairo Airport, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

    Stop At: Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt

    First you will be transported to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers. There you visit four royal tombs, including the Tomb of Ramses, the Tomb of Horemheb, the Tomb of Merenptah and of course the Tomb of King Tut. The tomb of Tutankhamen is the only tomb in Valley of the Kings that was discovered nearly intact in 1922. The discoverer of his tomb was Howard Carter. Tut's famous golden mask is on display at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, but here you have the opportunity to be amazed at the royal mummy of the young king

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, Kings Valley Rd Deir el-Bahari, Luxor 23512 Egypt

    After visiting the tombs you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. This queen was an ancestor of King Tutankhamen and belonged to the same dynasty.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

    the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Karnak, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

    After lunch you continue your day tour to Karnak Temples in the East Bank of Luxor Karnak you visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Obelisk of Thutmoses I, Luxor Egypt

    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,, Karnak, Luxor Egypt

    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Ramases IX, Valley of the Kings., Luxor Egypt

    Tomb of King Ramesses lX was the third pharaoh of the Twentieth Dynasty of the New Kingdom of Ancient Egypt. His name prior to assuming the crown was Amonhirkhopshef. He was the fifth son of Ramesses III and was appointed to the position of crown prince by the twenty-second year of his father's reign when all four of his elder brothers predeceased his promotion to crown prince .

    The tomb has so much colour and detail even the ceiling above the sarcophagi with its goddess Nut stretching across the space. The sarcophagus is one of the largest in the valley, even though some of the paintings have deteriorated this is one of the most decorated.

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Merenptah, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Thebes, Luxor Egypt

    In Egyptian mythology, Ptah is the demiurge of Memphis, god of craftsmen and architects. In the or simply in its falcon form of the new deity, began to be placed in tombs to accompany and protect the dead on their journey to the West of Luxor .Tomb 8, which is located in the Valley of the Kings, was the burial place of the Pharaoh Merneptah and is the model of royal tombs Merneptah was a son of Ramesses II and Queen Isis-Nofret.the tomb was discovered by Howard Carter in 1903. Of coursethere is a material decrease in the number of lateral rooms, and a dramatic increase in the height of the corridors and rooms. He did away with the jogged axis used since the time of Horemheb and instead built the entire tomb on a single axis. Also, for the first time, the entrance was made considerably wider than earlier tombs .

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: Tomb of Ramses III, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    The tomb of Ramesses III, designated as KV 11, is a complex system in the Valley of the Kings. It has been known since antiquity,the wonderful decorations include colourful painted sunken reliefs featuring the traditional ritual texts (Litany of Ra, Book of Gates etc) and Ramses before the gods. Unusual here are the secular scenes, in the small side rooms of the entrance corridor, showing foreign tributes, such as highly detailed pottery imported from the Aegean, the royal armoury, boats and, in the last of these side chambers, the blind harpists that gave the tomb one of its alternative names: ‘Tomb of the Harpers’

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Pass By: Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), Valley of the Kings, Luxor Egypt

    Entrance fees to the tomb of Tutankhamun (250.00 EGP) (optional)

    King Tutankhamun, the most famous king in the world. This young king from the New Kingdom was around 10 years old when he ascended the throne and died when he was only 19. You will get the chance to be face to face with his royal mummy in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings

    Stop At: Temple of Amun, Temple of Karnak complex, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Amun, also known as Karnak Temples. You visit what is considered to be one of the world's greatest architectural masterpieces, namely the complex of Karnak Temples on the East Bank of Luxor. Karnak is a complex of temples built in different reigns, starting with the Avenue of Sphinxes, the Hypostyle Hall with its 134 gigantic columns, the Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak beats every other pharaonic monument: it is simply one of the most beautiful ancient monuments in Egypt.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak, Karnak,, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak, Karnak,, Luxor Egypt

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Luxor Temple, Luxor 23512 Egypt

    Luxor Temple, Luxor 23512 Egypt

    Pass By: Tombs of the Nobles, Thebes, Al Asasif Egypt

    Tombs of the Nobles, Thebes, Al Asasif Egypt

    Pass By: Howard Carter House, Valley Of The Kings, Luxor Egypt

    Howard Carter House, N/r Valley of the kings West Side, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II), West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II), West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Temple of Merenptah, West Bank of Luxor, Luxor Egypt

    Temple of Merenptah, West Bank of Luxor, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Tomb of Ramses VI, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    Tomb of Ramses VI, Valley of the Kings West Bank, Luxor Egypt

    Pass By: Valley of the Nobles, West Bank near Ramesseum Gurna, Luxor Egypt

    Valley of the Nobles, West Bank near Ramesseum Gurna, Luxor Egypt
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
    Departure Time

    Please contact us for exact pickup time and location (contact details will be provided on your voucher)

     

    Duration
    17h
    Inclusions
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide in Luxor
    • Lunch
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
    • Entry/Admission - Colossi of Memnon
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Karnak
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Thutmoses I
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramases IX
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Merenptah
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of Ramses III
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Amun
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Ramesses III, Karnak
    Exclusions
    • Any optional sight
    • Gratuities
    • Beverages
    • Dinner (available for purchase)
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • If there is any unforeseen event, such as delay or schedule change of flight, or extreme weather conditions, the local service provider reserves the right to make a change in the itinerary and offer an alternative that suits the situation at hand. This does not form any ground for a refund
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
    18Reviews3Q&A
    Traveller rating
    • 10
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • Filter
    • English
    Popular mentions
    This is my second trip to Egypt and this was quite possibly one of the best tours I have done! Yes,one has to wake up at 3am to make the drive to the airport in order to reach Luxor but it was SO worthwhile. The valley of the Kong’s and the Karnak Temple was beyond parallel and
    Read more
    I highly recommend our guide Khalid Eltayeb during our day trip from Cairo to Luxor, Egypt. He picked us up at the airport and we stopped for Turkish coffee before we set off on a full day. We visited the major sites in the area, including Karnak Temple; Valley of the Kings;
    Read more
    +6
    We were met with smiles from Khalid, our tour guide for the day, and Hasan, our driver, at our hotel the morning of our adventure. Khalid has an impressive knowledge of Egyptology. His easy going and friendly personality provided an un-intimidating environment to ask questions.
    Read more
    Response from Ragab-ElMotgalye, Manager at Private Full Day Tour to Luxor from Cairo with Flight
    Responded Oct. 11, 2019
    Dear valued guests, Thank you so much for such wonderful and comprehensive feedback on your recent tour! We strive to deliver the best personalized service possible and to make sure our guests are comfortable throughout the day. We are very glad to hear your tour guide Khalid and driver Hasan managed to do just that, and that you had a very memorable visit to Luxor. Thanks again! Sincerely, Ragab El Motgalye
    Read more
    I only had a short window of time during AFCON 2019 matches to visit Luxor and this was perfect: hotel pick-up, quick flight, day of tours and return. Guide Hassan was excellent - a PhD candidate - as was Mr. Ibrahim our driver. We spent the day on both banks of the Nile. Highly
    Read more
    Response from Ragab-ElMotgalye, Manager at Private Full Day Tour to Luxor from Cairo with Flight
    Responded Jul. 23, 2019
    Dear valued guest, We are so happy to hear that you had an enjoyable day in Luxor and we appreciate your feedback. We have passed along your compliments to Hassan and Ibrahim. Thank you for your positive review and your recommendation! Sincerely, Ragab El Motgalye
    Read more
    We spent a day in Luxor with Khalid. He was an excellent guide! Khalid has so much knowledge about Luxor, Egypt and the culture and definitely takes a lot of pride in sharing this. Highly recommend this tour and definitely make sure to ask for Khalid when booking, you won’t be
    Read more
    Response from Ragab-ElMotgalye, Manager at Private Full Day Tour to Luxor from Cairo with Flight
    Responded Jun. 7, 2019
    Dear valued guests, Thank you so much for sharing your recent travel experiences in such a positive manner. It was our pleasure to guide you around all of Luxor's beautiful sights and it is great to hear you enjoyed visiting them. We are grateful for your recommendation and we hope to welcome you again in the near future! Sincerely, Ragab El Motgalye
    Read more
    Previous
    12
    Key Details
    • Duration: 17h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, Arabic
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071