3 Days Egypt Highlights from Soma Bay
- Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights
- Tour Location: Cairo – Luxor – Abu Simbel
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Your Hotel in Soma Bay
- Tour Type: Private
Best 3 Days Egypt Highlights from Soma Bay
These magnificent three-day tours from Soma Bay through Cairo, Luxor, and Abu Simbel are what you need if you’re searching for the best opportunity to experience all of Egypt’s beauties and want to make some wonderful and unforgettable experiences. The Giza pyramid complex, Abu Simbel, the Karnak temple complex, the valley of the kings, the Hatshepsut temple, and other sites from antiquity are all within your reach. Check out all the beautiful highlights and reserve this amazing trip.
- Giza Pyramids
- The Sphinx
- The Valley Temple
Upper Egypt Highlights
- Abu Simbel Temples
- Karnak Temple
- Valley of the Kings
- One night accommodation at a 5* hotel in Luxor with breakfast.
- One Night Accommodation at 5*hotel in Aswan.
- Service of a professional tour guide.
- Domestic flight.
- Entrance fees to the mentioned sights above.
- Bottled water during your trip.
- Pick up services from your hotel & return.
- Boat Ride.
- Three Lunch meals.
- All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service charges & taxes.
- Any personal expenses.
Day One: Fly to Cairo Attractions Then Fly to Aswan
In the early morning, you will transfer from soma bay resort to Hurghada airport then head to Cairo where you will meet your private tour guide then head to:
Giza Pyramids Complex
Known all around the world as the oldest natural museum in the world as Giza pyramids complex dates to 2600 BC and more than 4000 BC where a collection of colossal constructions like the great pyramid of Giza, the sphinx, and more are located.
The Great Pyramid
Viewed by many as the greatest monument to ever be built in the history of mankind is the pyramid of King Khufu built in 2580 BC to become his immortal final resting place, later on, it gained the title of one of the legendary seven wonders of the ancient world. You will witness a piece of genius architecture 147 m high created of 2.3 million limestone blocks and more than 100,000 workers.
The Great Sphinx
One of the most incredible and oldest statues to ever be showcased in history is the great sphinx created in the old kingdom (2686 – 2134 BC) in the image of an ancient creature known as the sphinx which possesses a full head and facial features of a man and the body of a lion which measures 73 m high and 19 m wide.
The Valley Temple
If you want to catch a glimpse of immortality then you should head to the valley temple created in the old kingdom where the mummification process was performed on the lifeless bodies of great kings and queens feature several great info about the mortuary rituals of ancient Egypt.
You will have your lunch at an oriental Nile view/pyramids restaurant then you will head back to Cairo airport then board your flight to Aswan then check-in at your 5* hotel there.
Day Two: Tour to Abu Simbel Temples & Overnight in Luxor
You will begin your morning by having your breakfast boxes and then accompanying your private tour guide to:
Abu Simbel Temples
No tour in Egypt is truly complete without a visit to the great Abu Simbel temples which were constructed to be the home of a solar miracle called the sun festival that occurs on the 22 of each year in February & October. The temples were built during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses the great (1279 – 1213 BC) and his wife Queen Nefertariandh was created in 1200 BC. The two temples feature the most comprehensive and mesmerizing collection of decorations and artwork that makes them truly worthy of exploring.
You will have your lunch when you return to Aswan then catch your 1st class train to Luxor where you will check in a 5*hotel and spend the overnight.
Day Three: Tour Through Luxor Attractions & Return Back to Soma Bay
You will have your breakfast and then check-out from your hotel where you will meet a tour guide to visit:
Valley of the Kings
Home of the ancient treasures, artworks from the new Kingdom(1550-1070 BC) is the valley of the Kings located in the core of a mountain filled with more than 60 tombs but only 20 tombs belonging to great names like Tutankhamen, the Ramses dynasty, Seti I and countless more.
The essence of complete beauty and grace of the ancient Egyptian classical architecture is featured very vividly across the great temple of queen Hatshepsut (1478-1485 BC). It was constructed in 1479 BC and became known as the holy of holies.
Colossi of Memnon
One of the most incredible collections of monuments located in Luxor is the two great statues of f Amenhotep III(1386-1350) which possess a total height of 18 m, created to be in front of his temple in Cairo the temple faded out of existence, and was transported to Luxor across 700 km.
Lunch will be served on an island then you continue your three days tour across Egypt’s Highlights by heading to:
The ancient Egyptian key component in their lives was religion and there is no greater proof of that than the great Karnak temple which was built from 2055 BC until 100 AD to feature 25 temples dedicated to the Theban triad of Mut, Khnsou, and Amun & several deities like Ptah, Isis, Osiris and more.
Finally, You will transfer to your hotel in Port Ghalib by A.C car thus ending your three days trip to Egypt Highlights from Soma Bay.