- Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night
- Tour Location: Aswan / Abu Simbel
- Tour Availability: Every day
- Pickup & Drop Off: Your Hotel
- Tour Type: Private
Aswan & Abu Simbel Tours from Hurghada
For the duration of your two-day trip from Hurghada to Aswan and Abu Simbel, take advantage of a private Egyptologist tour guide. You’ll get to view some of Aswan’s most breathtaking landmarks while you’re there. After spending the day visiting the Philae Temple, the Unfinished Obelisk, and the High Dam, you will spend the night at a five-star hotel. The following day, explore one of the world’s most important historical sites, the Abu Simbel Temple, and discover more about the famed ancient Egyptian culture. After returning to Aswan, you will board a train for Luxor and then be driven to Hurghada in a private air-conditioned vehicle. Book now!
- Pick up service from your hotel in Hurghada and return.
- Egyptologist tour guide during the tour.
- Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.
- All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
- Train tickets from Luxor to Aswan and return.
- Mineral water on board your vehicle.
- One Night accommodation in Aswan at 5* Hotel.
- 2 Lunch meals in Aswan.
- All Service Charges and Taxes.
- Any Extras not mentioned in the Itinerary.
Day One: Transfer to Aswan – Tour to Aswan Attractions
Morning time, we will pick you up from your hotel by a modern private A.C Car to Luxor to catch the 1st class train to Aswan. Upon arrival at the Nubia country, you will join your private Egyptologist tour guide to visit Aswan tourist attractions starting at:
The High Dam
It was built across the Nile at Aswan and constructed between 1960 and 1970, It has had a significant effect on the economy and culture of Egypt.
The Unfinished Obelisk
The largest obelisk in ancient times. It was ordered by Queen Hatshepsut (1508 1458 BC) to complement the Lateran Obelisk (which was originally at Karnak temple) and was later brought to the Lateran Palace in Rome.
Philae temple was dedicated to the goddess Isis of Love and beauty. The temple complex was dismantled and relocated to nearby Agilkia Island as part of the UNESCO Nubia Campaign project, to protect it and other complexes before the 1970 completion of the Aswan High Dam.
Then you will have your lunch and check at the 5* hotel to spend the overnight.
Day Two: Tour to Abu Simbel Temple
Early morning, breakfast boxes then check out from the hotel and join your private tour guide to visit the ancient archaeological site Abu Simbel Temple:
Abu Simbel Temples
The two Temples of Abu Simbel, with their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt. They reflect the glory and grandeur of the new Kingdom. Two massive rock Abu Simbel temples. The twin temples were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of King Ramses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and his queen Nefertari, to commemorate his victory at the Battle of Kadesh.
Then return to Aswan to have your lunch, then catch the train to Luxor then transfer by car to your hotel in Hurghada to end your Aswan & Abu Simbel tours from Hurghada. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.