Join us to one of the most interesting trips.A day trip from Luxor to Dandarah & Abydos. The two small villages of Dandarah & Abydos contain two of the most beautiful temples ever found in Egypt. The temple at dandarah dedicated to the beautiful godess hathor, and Abydos temple dedicated to the holy traide of Osirus, Isis, & horus.
Starting From $54 | Trip duration : Approx. 11 hours
Trip type : Private Guided Tour | Trip runs : Everyday
In Dandarah you will see one of the most well preserved temples from ancient Egypt, an ancient Egyptian temple was built by the ptolemies dedicated to the mother goddess of the ancient Egyptians Hathor represented typically on the walls of the temple as a cow born from the sun.
While in Abydos stands the very special temple of god Osirus was built by king Seti who was so much caring about his grandfathers that he made the kings' list on the walls of his temple, also one of the very special scenes can be watched in Abydos temple is the holy moment when goddess Isis received the seeds from her husband god Osirus as she wanted to produce Horus (with the help of her sister goddess Nephtyse, Isis was transformed into a female of a falcon flew over the dead body of her husband Osirus who was killed by thier brother the evil god Seth, then she landed over his male organ to receive the seeds.
6:30 Pick you up from the hotel ( you should ask them in the hotel for a lunch box, as there is no restaurants in Dandarah)
6:30 to 7:00 Drive to the police convoy ( police patron goes with all the tourist buses).
7:00 The convoy leaves luxor towards the north to Abydos ( our first stop to see the temple of God Osirus founded by Seti I and his son King Ramsses II.
9:00 to 10:30 See the temple of Abydos.
10:30 to 11:30 Drive to Dandarah.
11:30 to 12:30 See the temple of Dandarah.
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch time.
13:30 to 17:30 Drive back to your hotel in Luxor.
- Entrance fees to the sites mentioned in the above itinerary.
- An A/C tourist coach new model 2008 or 2009 with a professional driver and a license from the ministry of tourism.
- A guide (Egyptologist) with a guiding license from the ministry of tourism.
- Drinks from any kind other than a bottle of mineral water .75 liter.
- Any additional requests.
- gratuities (tipping).
- Any meals
Per person in US dollars
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