Elephantine Island, Sheyakhah Oula

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From Luxor: 2-Day Abu Simbel, Philae and Aswan Private Tour

From Luxor: 2-Day Abu Simbel, Philae and Aswan Private Tour

Your adventure begins at 06:00 AM, when our representative will meet you at your hotel in Luxor. From there, we’ll whisk you away to Aswan, the gateway to Africa’s ancient secrets. Our first stop is the awe-inspiring Philae Temple, a tribute to the Goddess Isis, the island’s primary deity. After paying homage to the goddess, we’ll treat you to a delightful lunch at a local restaurant in Aswan. Then, proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk belongs to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th Dynasty and the royal wife of King Tuthmosis II. This queen was the owner of her Temple in the Eastern Bank of Luxor temple which was built in honor of Goddess Isis the, chief deity of the island.r. Also, there is an opinion which says that it belongs to Queen Nefertiti. and transfer to your hotel in Aswan. Meals: Lunch Day 2: Abu Simbel Trip from Aswan A box-breakfast will be provided by hotel in Aswan, and then you will be accompanied by your guide and driver to visit 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. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to cooperate in order to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramsses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramesses II. The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God together as one. Lunch at local restaurant in Aswan with free time at leisure before you travel back to your hotel in Luxor Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Trip to St. Simeon Monastery

Trip to St. Simeon Monastery

Enjoy your Day Trip To St. Simeon Monastery. You will be transferred from your hotel in Aswan to St. Simeon Monastery which is located opposing the southern tip of the Elephantine Island. Firstly, it was called Anba Hatre Monastery. The principal church of the Monastery was built during the first half of the eleventh century ( or possibly earlier, in the tenth century ) and represents the oldest of its kind in Egypt. Try to spot some rare creatures before transfer back to your hotel after memorable day tour

Aswan: Private transfer from/to Aswan train station

Aswan: Private transfer from/to Aswan train station

Enjoy a safe and reliable private transfer From/To Aswan railway train station. Be greeted by your driver who will be waiting for you at the train station or your hotel. The only thing left to do will be to relax and enjoy the views from the comfort of your seat until you get to your destination safely, your driver will help you with your luggage, In case you have a lot of baggage please leave a note after booking to arrange the correct vehicle for you Note: Gharb soheil, Elephantine island or New Aswan Pick up/Drop off (15 USD extra)

Elephantine Island, Sheyakhah Oula: Our most recommended tours and activities

From Luxor: 2-Day Abu Simbel, Philae and Aswan Private Tour

From Luxor: 2-Day Abu Simbel, Philae and Aswan Private Tour

Your adventure begins at 06:00 AM, when our representative will meet you at your hotel in Luxor. From there, we’ll whisk you away to Aswan, the gateway to Africa’s ancient secrets. Our first stop is the awe-inspiring Philae Temple, a tribute to the Goddess Isis, the island’s primary deity. After paying homage to the goddess, we’ll treat you to a delightful lunch at a local restaurant in Aswan. Then, proceed to visit the Unfinished Obelisk which shows the techniques used by the ancient Egyptians to cut obelisks. Most probably this obelisk belongs to Queen Hatshepsut, one of the rulers of the 18th Dynasty and the royal wife of King Tuthmosis II. This queen was the owner of her Temple in the Eastern Bank of Luxor temple which was built in honor of Goddess Isis the, chief deity of the island.r. Also, there is an opinion which says that it belongs to Queen Nefertiti. and transfer to your hotel in Aswan. Meals: Lunch Day 2: Abu Simbel Trip from Aswan A box-breakfast will be provided by hotel in Aswan, and then you will be accompanied by your guide and driver to visit 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. The Egyptian government and UNESCO decided to cooperate in order to save these temples from the flood. The Temple of Ramsses II was dedicated to the four universal gods Ptah, Re-Her-Akhtey, Amun-Re, and to Ramsses II himself. The great Abu Simbel temple is also called The Sun Temple of Ramesses II. The Temple of Queen Nefertari is also Called Temple of Hathor who was the wife of the Sun God so in a symbolic way, the two Temples, that of Ramsses II and that of Nefertari, bring Ramesses II, Nefertari, Hathor and the Sun God together as one. Lunch at local restaurant in Aswan with free time at leisure before you travel back to your hotel in Luxor Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Trip to St. Simeon Monastery

Trip to St. Simeon Monastery

Enjoy your Day Trip To St. Simeon Monastery. You will be transferred from your hotel in Aswan to St. Simeon Monastery which is located opposing the southern tip of the Elephantine Island. Firstly, it was called Anba Hatre Monastery. The principal church of the Monastery was built during the first half of the eleventh century ( or possibly earlier, in the tenth century ) and represents the oldest of its kind in Egypt. Try to spot some rare creatures before transfer back to your hotel after memorable day tour

Aswan: Private transfer from/to Aswan train station

Aswan: Private transfer from/to Aswan train station

Enjoy a safe and reliable private transfer From/To Aswan railway train station. Be greeted by your driver who will be waiting for you at the train station or your hotel. The only thing left to do will be to relax and enjoy the views from the comfort of your seat until you get to your destination safely, your driver will help you with your luggage, In case you have a lot of baggage please leave a note after booking to arrange the correct vehicle for you Note: Gharb soheil, Elephantine island or New Aswan Pick up/Drop off (15 USD extra)

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