Leave your hotel in Cairo for one day journey to enjoy Abu Simbel tour from Cairo by plane to discover one of the most historical places in the world “Abu Simbel Temple” joining your private Egyptologist guide, then return back to your hotel in Cairo.
We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo to enjoy Abu Simbel tour from Cairo. Catch the flight to Aswan where your private tour guide will be waiting for you to escort you in a modern private A.C. car to visit Abu Simbel temples. This private tour provides the most personalized visit to Abu Simbel, in the shortest time possible.
The two Temples of Abu Simbel are the great sun temple of Ramses II and the Temple of Queen Nefertari, which was built by Ramses II to his favorite wife Queen Nefertari among other 200 wives and concubines, built during the reign of King Ramses II 1200 B.C.
With their unique style, are considered to be the masterpieces of ancient Egypt.
The Temples are rock-cut structures, and both temples were discovered in 1813 it was almost completely covered with sand, and then both temples were moved in 1960 by the help of Egyptian government and UNESCO to avoid the rising water of the Nile.
Ramses II built the temple mostly to honor himself as inside there is a mural depicting his famous victory at Kadesh battle where his army defeated his enemies.
The carvings and artwork that decorate both temples are incredible. Hand carved pillars, wall paintings, carvings, statues, and much more, this is a must visit the place.
Finally, return back to Aswan to have your lunch meantime to enjoy the marvelous beauty of Aswan city before you catch your flight back to Cairo and transfer to your hotel to end your Abu Simbel tour from Cairo.
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