PRIVATE TOUR: DAY TOUR TO DENDARA & ABYDOS TEMPLES FROM LUXOR.
- Pick up services and drop off.
- Entrance fees to the archaeological sites.
- All transfers by private A/C vehicle.
- Qualified Egyptologist guide.
- A Bottle of water during your trips and transfers.
- All service charges & taxes.
- Any optionally available tours.
- Personal expenses.
- Anything not mentioned.
Our Nesobity Travel Egyptologist will meet and pick you up from the hotel/cruise to start your private full-day tour to Dendara & Abydos Temples. The two temples are located in two different destinations and date back to far different periods in ancient Egyptian history.
Abydos Temple: It is such a very impressive construction built by King Seti I and completed by his son Ramses II (1290 – 1212 B.C). you will be guided to see aggression scenes from an ancient battle called Kaddish then listen to the dreamed story of king Ramses II where he carved it in 99 hieroglyphic lines. Then to the biggest 7 shrines that were never found in any other temple. Proceeding to explore the king’s list which includes the Nesobity Cartridges of 76 pharaohs of ancient Egypt throughout the old, middle, and new kingdom. Finally, you will head to the Osiron, Symbolic tomb of the god Osiris that Egyptians believed that his head was buried there by his brother after he shut him off into pieces according to the myth of Osiris and Isis.
It is a unique colorful Greek-Roman temple (400 B.C- 300 A.D), located 40,000 square meters far from the Nile river and surmounted by a huge mud-break enclosure wall therefore it is in very good condition. The temple is dedicated to the cult of goddess Hathor where the gigantic Hathoric columns are decorating the great astronomic hall. Just in this temple only you have the opportunity to get into the crypt, passage, and roof. Descending down the crypt to figure out the argue scenes of what shaped like a light-bulb. Entering inside the passage that was the safe place to the golden statue of Hathor. Ascending the spiral stairway to explore the zodiac room and other rooms that describe the restoration of Osiris.
After this amazing day around the ancient gods and Pharaoh’s spirits, you will drive back to Luxor.
|1 Pax||154 $|
|2 Pax||91 $ (Per Person)|
|3:6 Pax||79 $ (Per Person)|
|7:10 Pax||49 $ (Per Person)|