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Private Day Tour: East and West Banks of Luxor

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    What to Expect
    Your tour begins with pickup from your central Luxor hotel in time for an 8am departure. Traveling in the comfort of a private vehicle, set out to discover the city’s ancient ruins, accompanied by your private guide.

    Start your tour on the West Bank, exploring the UNESCO-listed Valley of the Kings (Necropolis of Thebes), where the mountains are home to over 63 royal tombs, dating from the 2nd century BC. Venture inside to see some of the tombs, including those of King Tutmosis I, Tutmosis III, Tut-Ankh-Amon, King Ramses VI, King Mrenptah, and Amonhotep II.

    Continue exploring the surrounding archeological wonders, including the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the Colossi of Memnon, and the Temple of Medinat Habu (Temple of Ramses III), before breaking for lunch (included) at a local restaurant.

    After lunch, cross over to the modern city on the East bank of the river and enjoy a tour of the Karnak Temples. Follow your guide around the vast temple complex, which was built between 2055 BC and 100 BC, and includes highlights such as the Avenue of the Sphinxes, the Great Hypostyle Hall, and the Sacred Lake. Finally, visit the Temple Of Luxor, built by Amunhotep III in the 18th Dynasty of the New Kingdom, and completed by Ramses II during the 19th Dynasty.

    Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Luxor hotels
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    7h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Driver/guide (small group tours not more than 8 person on 14 seats van)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Round trip by Camel ride
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Entrance fees:
    • Valley of the Kings 240 LE
    • Hatsheput Temple 140 LE
    • Karnak Temple 200 LE
    • Luxor Temple 160 LE
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The only reason I'm giving this tour 2 stars (and not 1) is because the sights are simply stunning, so it would be unfair to Egypt to label this experience as 'terrible'. Unfortunately, from here on, things only go downhill. My tour guide Laila (maybe I'm slightly misspelling
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    Response from Hany A, Guest Relations Manager at Private Day Tour: East and West Banks of Luxor
    Responded 3 weeks ago
    Dear valued customer.Thank you for your review will help us a lot to improve and choose from our guides. We will consider all what you write and trying to solve all this issues. Thank you again and wish to accept our apologies
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    The guide Amr was just amazing the best one we had in Egypt so knowledgeable and very kind and friendly
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    We have a pleasant tour of Luxor with Mido Mosa the guide yesterday. He is very professional and knowledgeable about local history and speak very good English.
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    This activity its simply the best way to get around Luxor, with a very knowledgeable guide (Amr) ! Its an easy way to see the best of Luxor in a day! Not only we got to see some amazing views but we learnt a bit history which makes the trip more fun and understandable :) Im more
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    Ask for Hedy— he was an awesome tour guide who facilitated our whole day. Hedy’s knowledge and enthusiasm for Egyptian history and the local sights was impressive. The lunch was very nice with a great view of the Nile. Hedy was attentive to our needs in the heat of the day and
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