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Hurghada: Luxor Hot Air Balloon Ride and Day Tour With Meals

Activity provider: Nice Tours

Hurghada: Luxor Hot Air Balloon Ride and Day Tour With Meals

Activity provider: Nice Tours

From US$ 263.86 per person

Experience all that Luxor has to offer on this epic day trip. View the sunrise from a hot air balloon, explore the Valley of the Kings, take a felucca sailboat cruise, and more.

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Duration 11 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German, Spanish, Arabic
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a cruise the authentic Egyptian way, by felucca sail boat
  • Relax with your lunch and dinner plans taken care of in Luxor
  • Leave the navigation and map work to a professional local driver
Full description
Our delegate will pick up you from your hotel in Hurghada at about 11:00 pm. After pick-up from your hotel, drive to Luxor and start your journey in a private air-conditioned vehicle. Relax in comfort as you travel to explore the most important historical monuments in Luxor. Upon arrival in Luxor in the early morning, a representative will greet you and take you to a cafe to try some local tea. You’ll then enjoy a hot air balloon ride for 45: 60 minutes to watch the sun come up over the archaeological sites of Luxor. Next, head to the west bank of Luxor to visit the Valley of the Kings. Here you will explore the 3 most important tombs and see the walls full of hieroglyphs. Your guide will then take you to the most important temple of the complex, the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut. The temple consists of three floors with open balconies built of limestone, with statues of the god Osiris and Queen Hatshepsut. Then, you will visit the Valley of the Workers (Deir el-Medina). This is the place where the workmen of the royal tombs used to live. Here you will see the Temple of Deir el-Medina, which was dedicated to the goddess Hathor. This is the only temple in all of Egypt where you can admire carvings of the Final Judgement. At every site, you will get information from your Egyptologist tour guide and you will get free time to explore the ancient monuments by yourself. Next, See the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III at the Colossi of Memnon, then stop for lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, enjoy a felucca ride at the sunset. Enjoy a refreshing cup of traditional Egyptian tea (for free). Continue sailing and watch the sunset slowly over the Luxor West Bank, take in the scenes around you as you sail along the Nile You’ll then head to the east bank to visit the biggest temple in Luxor, It's the Karnak Temple. dedicated to the god Amun, his wife Mut, and their son Khonsu. Next, move on to Luxor temple. Built by Amenhotep III in the 18th Dynasty in the modern kingdom, the beautiful temple was completed by Ramses II. Then stop for Dinner at a local restaurant. Finally, you’ll then be transferred to your hotel again in Hurghada
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Egyptologist guide
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Café expenses
  • Felucca Ride
  • Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional licensed Driver
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities ( Optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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It was very amazing experience to Luxor. Everything was well organized. The sunrise air balloon ride was superb and unforgettable!! The guide Amran was a real amazing guide. He was friendly, polite, speaks fluent English! he also, helped me with the great spots for photos. 100% Recommended this tour without a doubt!!! Thanks again for the amazing time!

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May 10, 2022

We had fun time in Luxor & we were able to do everything we wanted in one day. Highly recommend.!!

June 23, 2022

It was very nice. Our guide Monica she was informative and amazing. Hot air balloon was incredible. Thanks

June 23, 2022

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