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Abu Simbel Festival Tour Package

Abu Simbel Festival Tour Package, Abu Simbel temple to the south of Aswan was built by Ramses Second, He meant to represent himself as a God in the internal chamber which would light up two times a year, once on his ascension to the throne anniversary (in February, around the 22nd), and once on Ramses ii birthday (in October, around the 22nd). Every year in these two dates it is the Sun Festival in Abu Simbel temples, crowds gather before sunrise to observe the stream of light gradually sneaking through Abu Simbel Great temple and enlight only the three statues of Ramses, Ra and Amun . while the God of darkness Ptah remains in the shade even on these two special days of the sun festival at Abu Simbel temples

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Abu Simbel Festival Tour Itinerary

Abu Simbel Festival Tour Package, Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Abu Simbel

Day 1) 18th Feb / 18th Oct- Arrival to Cairo, Egypt


Our tours Rep will wait for you in Cairo International airport holding a sign with your name, Meet You provide assistance with airport
procedures. then transfer in modern A/C van to your hotel in Cairo. At night
sound and light show by pyramids & dinner back to hotel,
and overnight at your Day

Day 2) 19th Feb / 19th Oct Cairo


After your breakfast, meet your private tour guide to start Cairo tour, Cairo is the city never ever sleep, the city of 10,000 minaretes , a city of a dream. you will visit The Great Pyramid of Cheops at Giza, it was the tallest man-made structure in the world for over 3,800 years. . Cheop’s Pyramid is one of the Ancient ‘Seven Wonders of World’. Visit Chfren & Menkaura pyramids , Proceed your tour to the Great Sphinx one of the most beautiful scenes to see in Cairo watches and guards Giza Plateau pyramids & tombs. Next, you will move for Saqqara tour to visit first pyramid in the world— the 2648 BC-completed Step Pyramid of Zoser. At night, tour to see Cairo tower, then a walking tour to Cairo Opera house, one soft drink in the Opera house cofeshop is included, back to hotel
Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.(B. L)

Day 3 ) 20th Feb / 20th Oct: Cairo City Tour – museum – tahrir square – islamic Cairo & markets.


Your morning tours begin by meeting your tour guide, transfer to the Egyptian Museum. In Tahreer square, Cairo Egyptian museum needs minimum 3 month to see all of it, we will show you the most important things to see in museum, the masterpieces, such as Tutankhamun’s fabulously famous Gold Mask. Aken Aton statues, Old kingdom statues, the mummies hall (optional ) Then your tour guide will take you to the Islamic Cairo. Sultan Hassan mosque & Ibn Tolun mosque, you will enter the ex 2 mosques, then move to Cairo Old market Khan el Khalili bazaar, where locals drink tea, smoke shisha. Free time in market, transfer back to your hotel, Overnight at your hotel in Cairo. (B)

Day 4 ) 21st Feb / 21st Oct: Cairo to Aswan

The early morning breakfast in hotel, transfer to Cairo airport, flight to Aswan. Meet your tour guide start Aswan tour with Philae temple which is located on an island so you will take a short ferry across the Nile to arrive the magnificent Ancient Temple. Proceed the tour to go in a tour to Egypt high dam, then to the unfinished obelisk belonging to queen Hatshepsut. lunch, shopping then in sailing in a traditional felucca to visit the botanical garden in Kitchener Island. Back to hotel, overnight in Aswan hotel.

Day 5 ) 22nd Feb / 22nd Oct: Aswan to Abu Simbel temples to attend the Sun Festival


In the very early morning about at 2:00 am take your breakfast box from hotel, meet our tour Representative for Abu Simbel tours, join a convoy drive to the Great Temples of Abu Simbel temple to the south of Aswan was built by Ramses Second, He meant to represent himself as a God in the internal chamber which would light up two times a year, once on his ascension to the throne anniversary (in February, around the 22nd), and once on Ramses ii birthday (in October, around the 22nd). Every year in these two dates it is the Sun Festival in Abu Simbel temples, crowds gather before sunrise to observe the stream of light gradually sneaking through Abu Simbel Great temple and enlight only the three statues of Ramses, Ra and Amun . while the God of darkness Ptah remains in the shade even on these two special days of the sun festival at Abu Simbel temples, After tours of the big Abu simbel temple dedicated for Ramses II, tour to the Small Abu Simbel temple dedicated to Nefertari, his wife, back to Aswan Overnight at your hotel in Aswan. (B.L)

Day 6 ) 23rd Feb / 23d Oct: Edfu and Kom Ombo Tours


travel to Luxor After your breakfast in hotel,meet your tour guide,travel in A/C van about 1 hour to arrive Kom Ombo temple to the north of Aswan Kom Ombo tour then move to the north to to Edfu temple, continue travelling to to Luxor , Egypt Ancient capital ( Thebes ). Overnight at hotel in Luxor. ( B.L)

Day 7 ) 24th Feb / 24th Oct : Luxor Tours


Enjoy your breakfast in hotel in Luxor, meet your tour guide who will take you in a tour to Valley of kings, Hatshepsut temple, Memnon Colossi, lunch, back to hotel at night sound and light show at Karnak temple, Overnight at your hotel.(B.L)

Day 8 ) 25th Feb / 25th Oct: Luxor Tours


Fly to Cairo Enjoy your breakfast in hotel, Free time in Luxor, an optional hot-air balloon trip over Luxor. Optional tour to Dendera temple or Habu & Ramesseum temples. Fly to Cairo this evening. Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.(B.L)

Day 9 ) 26th Feb / 26th Oct: Cairo


– SAFARI in Fayoum oasis Breakfast in hotel, meet your tour guide, travel by 4x4 to Fayoum oasis then to Wadi Hitan (the valley of the wheels ), after the tour you stop on Qaroon lake in the oasis, lunch, then back to Cairo, overnight there (B.L)

 Day 10 ) 27 Feb – 27 oct : 
Cairo airport Fly Home Transfer to Cairo Airport for your departure from Egypt
(B)

What Is Included

Abu Simbel Festival Tour Package includes

- Meeting and greeting services by our tour representatives at airport
- Assistance of our personal during your stay, tours in Egypt
- Accommodation five nights in Cairo hotel B.B
- Accommodation for 2 nights in Luxor hotel B.B
- Accommodation for TWO nights in Aswan hotel with b.b
- All transfers by private a/c deluxe van class
- 4x4 jeep during the safari tour
- Internal flights tickets from Cairo
-Aswan & Luxor-Cairo Two - Cairo day tour to Giza and Saqqara Pyramids
- Tour to Egyptian Museum in Cairo located in Tahreer square, Sultan
Hassan & Ibn Tolun l Mosques tour and Khan El Khalili market
- Aswan day tour including the High Dam . Philae temple, botanic garden
& unfinished obelisk
- Kom Ombo temple and Edfu temple enroute
- The Kings valley, Hatshepsut temple & Memnon statues tours
- Tour to Abu Simbel temples from Aswan by private car included
- One day Safari tour from Cairo to Fayoum & the whales valey is included
- Entrance fees to the sights as per itinerary
- English speaking guide during tours in Cairo
- Free mineral water on board the bus during tours
- Lunch meals (open buffet) during tours in Giza,Cairo, Aswan & Luxor all tours
- Fayoum, Abu Simbel, Luxor, Aswan , Kom Ombo & Edfu
- Service charges and taxes included

What Is Excluded

Abu Simbel Festival Tour Package excludes:

- Optional tours
- Personal expenses
- Beverages not specified
- International airfare

Accomodation

Accomodation:

5 stars hotels
Mena house Oberoi hotel
Le Meredien
Sofitel
Movenpick
Grand Pyramids

4 stars hotels:

Horizon
Delta Kaoud
Oasis
Nile Swiss In

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