Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada with Expert Egyptologist: Unveil Ancient Wonders”

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Embark on an Enchanting Journey through Time: Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada

Step back in time and uncover the grandeur of ancient Egypt on this captivating day trip to Luxor, the former capital of the pharaohs.

Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada

Are you ready for an unforgettable adventure through time and history? If so, join us on a mesmerizing day trip to Luxor from Hurghada. Luxor, often referred to as the “World’s Greatest Open-Air Museum,” is a treasure trove of ancient Egyptian history and culture. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into the details of your Luxor experience, highlighting the key attractions, itinerary, and what to expect during your journey. luxor trip from hurghada

Why Choose Luxor for Your Day Trip?

Luxor, located on the east bank of the Nile River, is a city steeped in history. It was once the ancient Egyptian capital of Thebes and served as the political and religious center of the civilization for centuries. Today, it stands as a testament to the grandeur of ancient Egypt, with its awe-inspiring temples, tombs, and monuments.

What to Expect on Your Luxor Adventure

Your Luxor adventure begins early in the morning, around 5:00 AM, when our experienced guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hurghada. We’ll embark on a scenic journey through the Egyptian desert, heading towards Luxor City. Along the way, you’ll have the opportunity to take in the breathtaking views of the desert landscape.


  1. Karnak Temple: Your journey begins with a visit to the magnificent Karnak Temple, where you’ll explore its grandeur and learn about its rich history.
  2. Lunch at a Restaurant: Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, with vegetarian options available to suit all dietary preferences.
  3. Felucca Ride: Experience a 5-minute felucca ride on the Nile River, allowing you to soak in the beautiful surroundings.
  4. Colossi of Memnon: Marvel at the towering Colossi of Memnon, ancient statues that have stood the test of time.
  5. Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut: Explore the fascinating Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, an architectural marvel nestled in the cliffs of Deir el-Bahri.
  6. Valley of the Kings: Visit three tombs in the renowned Valley of the Kings, where pharaohs and nobles were laid to rest in splendid chambers.

Tour Details:

  • Availability: This tour is available every day.
  • Tour Type: Join a small group of up to 8 persons traveling by comfortable minivan.
  • Pick-Up Time: The tour starts at 04:30 A.M., so make sure you’re ready and have your breakfast bag with you in the morning.
  • Drop-Off Time: The tour concludes at 19:30.
  • Accessibility: This tour is wheelchair accessible.

Exploring Luxor’s East Bank

Upon your arrival in Luxor at around 9:00 AM, your first stop will be the iconic Karnak Temple. This sprawling temple complex is a true architectural marvel, with its colossal columns, intricate hieroglyphs, and rich history. You’ll have approximately two hours to explore its grandeur.

Next on the itinerary is a visit to the Colossi of Memnon, two massive stone statues that once guarded the entrance to a pharaoh’s mortuary temple. These imposing figures provide a glimpse into the grandeur of ancient Egyptian art and architecture.

We’ll then proceed to the stunning Hatshepsut Temple, dedicated to one of Egypt’s most famous female pharaohs. The temple’s unique design and location nestled against the cliffs make it a must-see attraction.

Lunch Break and Crossing the Nile

By this point, you’ll have worked up an appetite, and we’ve arranged for a delightful lunch experience. But here’s the twist – you’ll cross the Nile River aboard a traditional felucca, a type of wooden sailing boat. It’s a chance to enjoy not only a delicious meal but also a serene journey on the Nile.

Exploring Luxor’s West Bank

After lunch, you’ll continue your Luxor adventure with a choice between visiting the Valley of the Queens or the Valley of the Kings, both of which are significant archaeological sites housing the tombs of ancient Egyptian royalty. These tombs provide a fascinating glimpse into the afterlife beliefs of the pharaohs.

Wrap-Up and Return to Hurghada

As your Luxor journey nears its end, you’ll have the opportunity to explore local shops and purchase souvenirs to remember your adventure by. Whether it’s Egyptian handicrafts, jewelry, or unique keepsakes, you’ll find plenty to choose from.

The tour concludes at around 5:00 PM, and your knowledgeable tour guide will accompany you back to your hotel in Hurghada, ensuring a safe and comfortable return.

What to Bring

For a comfortable and enjoyable experience, make sure to bring the following:

  • Warm clothes during the winter months
  • Casual clothing for the summer
  • Comfortable shoes for walking
  • A hat and sunglasses to protect against the sun
  • Your passport for entrance to historical sites
  • Lunch box(order at the hotel)
  • Water

All our Luxor day trip programs include:

  • Hassle-free transfers from your Hurghada hotel to Luxor and back in modern, air-conditioned vehicles
  • Admission tickets to historical areas and all mentioned sites
  • Government taxes and fees
  • A relaxing Nile River felucca ride and a delectable lunch
  • Expert assistance from our dedicated personnel throughout the tour

What’s Not Included

Please note that the following items are not included in the program:

  • A visit to Banana Island (Gezira el-Mozh)
  • Additional meals or drinks beyond what is provided
  • Personal purchases and souvenirs

Optional Activities

As part of your Luxor experience, you may opt for additional activities, such as:

  • Shopping for authentic papyrus and exquisite perfume gifts

Special Tours to Luxor

If you’re interested in a more exclusive experience, consider our private group tours to Luxor. These tours can be tailored to you and your companions, providing a personalized and immersive adventure.

Luxor Tours from Other Cities

In addition to our Luxor tours from Hurghada, we also offer options for travelers starting their journey from other cities in Egypt. Whether you’re in Cairo, Sharm El Sheikh, or elsewhere, you can still experience the wonders of Luxor with our guided tours.

1: Can I book a Luxor trip from Hurghada if I’m in another city in Egypt? A1: Yes, we can arrange Luxor trips from most major cities in Egypt, including Cairo, Sharm El Sheikh, Marsa Alam, Aswan, and more. Contact us to learn more about trip options from your city.

Q2: What should I bring with me on a Luxor trip from Hurghada? A2: You should come prepared for an exciting day in Luxor. This includes bringing warm clothes in winter and casual clothes in summer. Comfortable walking shoes are a must, and don’t forget to bring a hat, sunglasses, and your passport for entry to historical sites.

Q3: What is included in all Luxor trip programs? A3: The trip program includes transportation from your Hurghada hotel to Luxor and back in a comfortable, modern vehicle. It also covers tickets for historical areas and entrance fees to all mentioned sites, government taxes and fees, a relaxing felucca ride on the Nile River, and a delicious lunch. Assistance from our staff throughout the tour is also provided.

Q4: Can I participate in optional activities during the trip? A4: Yes, you can choose to participate in optional activities such as shopping for unique gifts like papyrus and exquisite perfumes. These activities are optional and not mandatory.

Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada

Q5: Can I book a private trip to Luxor if I’m with a small group or family? A5: Absolutely, we can organize private trips to Luxor for small groups or families. We can tailor the program to suit your needs and group personally for a unique and exciting experience. Contact us for more information about this option.

Q6: What about optional places that can be visited during the trip? A6: In addition to the main sites mentioned in the program, you can also visit Banana Island (Gezira el-Mozh), have additional meals or drinks after the meal, and make additional personal purchases if desired.

Q7: Are there similar trips available from other cities? A7: Yes, we also offer similar trips to Luxor from other cities in Egypt such as Cairo, Sharm El Sheikh, Aswan, and more. Contact us to learn more about trip options from your city.

Get ready to uncover the secrets of Luxor and the ancient history of Egypt with us on this enchanting trip. If you’re looking for an adventure-filled, educational, and relaxing experience, don’t miss out on this opportunity to explore Luxor’s wonders.


Luxor Day Trip Hurghada

To book your tour, please send your hotel details, room number, and passport photos via WhatsApp to +201202905255 If you’re booking from outside Egypt, you can confirm your reservation upon arrival at your hotel.

Advantages of Choosing Our Tour:

  • Build new friendships with fellow travelers from around the world who share your passion for discovering Egypt’s rich history.
  • Enjoy an extended tour duration of at least 90 minutes at each site, allowing for a more immersive experience.
  • Avoid the inconvenience of lengthy hotel pickups, as our small group tours ensure a quick departure.
  • Benefit from the expertise of our tour guide, who can provide prompt responses to questions and offer insights into all your inquiries.
  • Travel comfortably in a luxurious minivan with spacious seating, wheelchair accessibility, and accommodations for seniors.

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Luxor Day Trip from Hurghada

Don’t miss this incredible one-day Luxor tour from Hurghada with an Egyptologist guide. Book now and pay later, with cash payments accepted on-site to your guide. We accept payment in Egyptian pounds, US dollars, euros, or British pounds. Cancellation is free up to 24 hours in advance. If a family member cancels in the morning, a 50% charge of the cost applies.

Make the most of your vacation in Egypt and explore the wonders of Luxor on this comprehensive day trip from Hurghada!

Luxor from Hurghada

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Embark on an unforgettable day trip to Luxor, the ancient capital of Egypt, and explore its captivating East and West Banks.

Your journey begins with a comfortable bus ride from your Hurghada hotel, accompanied by an experienced Egyptologist guide.

Delve into the grandeur of Egypt’s pharaonic past as you visit the awe-inspiring Temple of Karnak, one of the world’s greatest architectural masterpieces.

Following a delectable lunch, continue your exploration at the Valley of the Queens, the final resting place of Egypt’s esteemed queens and noblewomen.

Stand in awe before the colossal statues of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt, and marvel at the architectural wonders of Hatshepsut’s Mortuary Temple.

At each site, your Egyptologist guide will provide insightful commentary, allowing you to fully appreciate the significance and historical context of these ancient marvels.

Enjoy free time to wander through the temples and monuments, capturing captivating images and creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Conclude your day with a visit to a local stone shop, where you can admire and purchase authentic Egyptian handicrafts and souvenirs.

Your journey will end with a comfortable return trip to your Hurghada hotel, leaving you with a profound appreciation for the rich heritage and captivating history of ancient Egypt.

Pick-up starts at 4:00 AM and returns to the hotel at 9:00 PM.


Day 1 :


4:00 AM: Depart from your Hurghada hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned bus.

6:30 AM: Arrive in Luxor and commence your exploration with a visit to the Valley of the Queens, a vast necropolis where pharaohs' wives and other royal women were laid to rest.

8:00 AM: Marvel at the colossal Temple of Karnak, an awe-inspiring complex of towering pylons, sacred lakes, and intricate hieroglyphs, considered one of the world's greatest architectural achievements.

10:00 AM: Enjoy a delectable lunch at a local restaurant, savoring the flavors of Egyptian cuisine.

11:00 AM: Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, a magnificent structure carved into the cliffs of Deir el-Bahari, honoring the reign of Egypt's only female pharaoh.

12:30 PM: Stand in awe before the Colossi of Memnon, two colossal statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, guardians of the necropolis.

1:30 PM: Visit a stone shop, where you can admire and purchase authentic Egyptian handicrafts and souvenirs.

2:00 PM: Embark on your return journey to Hurghada, relishing the memories of your unforgettable day trip.

What´s Included

  • Round-trip transportation from your Hurghada hotel in an air-conditioned bus
  • Full-day guided tour of Luxor's East and West Banks
  • Entrance fees to all mentioned sites
  • Delicious lunch at a local restaurant
  • Informative commentary from an experienced Egyptologist guide

Not Included

  • Drinks.
  • Banana Island ( optional )

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