The itinerary Dndarah & Abydos from Luxor full day of history
On Your Day tour your guide will pick you up from your hotel or Cruise in Luxor by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.
Follow in the foot-steps of ancient Egyptians as you trace the path of a popular pilgrimage of ancient Egyptian in Dendara to the Temple of Hathor, the goddess of music and love. Enter between two Roman fountains and within the walls find 2 birth houses, a Coptic basilica, a sanitarium and a sacred lake.
Continue to Abydosone of the oldest cities in Egypt, a site of and carries enormous archaeological importance. Marvel at the great size of the Temple of Seti and hear the legend of Osiris, god of the dead, whose burial here marked the gate to the underworld. Also home to a royal necropolis, see remains of tombs and sarcophagi with explanations from your knowledgeable guide.
Then back towards Luxor and stop at Dendera Temple complex. Surrounded by a gigantic mud brick wall, it and was the site of chapels and shrines from the very early days of Ancient Egypt.
you will start with Hathor Temple, dedicated to Hathor, goddess of love, joy, and music.
Hathor Temple is also one of the few Egyptian temples with an intact astronomical ceiling and accessible rooftop.
After this amazing tour youll return back to Luxor to have your lunch in a local restaurant and then back to your hotel or cruise.