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Dendera Temple and Luxor West Bank(B): Habu Temple,Nobles Tombs&Deir El Madina

Full Day Tour
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Overview

Blend your day with the beautiful details of one of the most preserved temples in Upper Egypt; dedicated to the Cow Goddess Hathor at Dendera; one hour and a half from Luxor. Then, explore the temples and tombs of the Theban Necropolis in the West Bank of Luxor. Wonder about the deepest reliefs on the walls of the fascinating Mortuary temple of king Ramesses III at Madinat Habu Temple and know why? Feel the glory of the Nobles in their family tombs at the Valley of the Nobles. Enjoy the beauty of the local atmosphere of the ancient Egyptians life at Deir El Madina (Village of the Artisans), in a private full day guided tour from Luxor. With door-to-door transfer by an air-conditioned car.

Run

Tour Type

Pick up Time

Everyday Day Tour Around 6:30 am

Tour Duration

Distance from Luxor

to Dendera

 Site opening time

About 12 Hours about 65 km 6:00 am to 5:00 pm

Itinerary

Egypt Gift Tours Egyptology tour guide will pick you up from Hotel / Nile Cruise in a private air-conditioned car. We will drive you north of Luxor for about one and a half hour; enjoy the scenery, views of the countryside daily life all the way to Dendera.

Arrive at the beautiful Graeco-Roman temple of the goddess Hathor with its massive stone roof, underground passages and the magnificent rare relief of Queen Cleopatra and her son Caesarian.

Drive back to the West Bank of Luxor. Arrive at Madinat Habu, where the first labor strike in history against their king Ramesses III was launched. This memorial temple of Ramesses III is one of the best-preserved temples in Egypt and surrounded by a massive mud-brick enclosure wall, which may have been fortified.

Then, continue to Deir El Madina known as the Valley of the Workers at the northern end of the Theban Necropolis. It is an ancient village which was home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties of the New Kingdom period(1550-1080B.C). Enjoy the colorful workers family tombs with their vivid and impressive paintings.

Drive over to visit tombs of the Nobles of the New Kingdom with their relief carving of outstanding quality. Enjoy the daily life scenes& see the owners of the tombs in charge of their careers as officials at the court of their Pharaohs.

Later on, you will be transferred back to your Hotel in Luxor.

Included:

  • Pickup service from your Hotel/ Nile cruise and return.
  • All transfers by a private A/C. vehicle.
  • Professional English speaking Egyptology tour guide.
  • bottle of water during the tour.
  • All services and charges.

Excluded:

  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sightseeing.
  • Any Extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tipping to the guide and driver.
  • lunch is optional in this tour.

Tour Price:

  • Single: 150 $
  • 2-3: 120 $
  • 4-15: 100 $

Children Policy:

  • 0 – 05.99 Free of Charge.
  • 6 – 11.99 pay 50% of the tour price.
  • 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.

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