Private Guided Tour To Luxor Highlights From EL Gouna - Hurghada

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 1 Day
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  • Departure Time :
    05:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    El Gouna, Hurghada, Red Sea Governorate, Egypt
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Your private Luxor day trip from EL Gouna with stop at Valley of the Kings includes private air-conditioned minivan transport, an expert guide and a whole lot of history and fun. Learn about the archaeological treasures of this famed city and venture into ancient tombs with your own Egyptologist. Make stops at Valley of the Kings, Colossi of Memnon, Karnak Temple and Temple of Hatshepsut. Then journey into the Nile on a felucca (sail boat), where youll enjoy lunch on a quiet island. Theres no better way to learn about and experience the wonder of Luxor than on this private tour.

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Your private tour of Luxor kicks off with an early morning pick up from your EL Gouna hotel. Enjoy air-conditioned comfort as you make your way through the desert in your private minivan on a 3.5-hour journey to Luxor. Your expert Egyptologist will share stories and information about the famed city, which occupies the former site of Thebesthe ancient capital of Egypts New Kingdom. See the east bank of the Nile River and get an epic view of the Valley of the Kings.
Your local guide will take you through the 63 Kingdom royal tombs that date back to the 2nd century BC and offer details on why the tombs were built. Explore three of these on your own (guides are not permitted). Purchase a ticket to the tomb of Tutankhamen if time allows and gain a deeper understanding of one of Egypts most iconic tombs.
Join your guide and make your way to the Temple of Hatshepsuta modern-looking structure. Explore the courtyards and terraces as you learn about Egypts greatest queen. Make a stop at the Colossi of Memnon to snap some photos and then head to a quiet Nile island to enjoy a traditional Egyptian lunch.
With full bellies, head out to the Karnak Temple, which was built in 2055 BC. Its three inner temples are dedicated to Amun, Khonsu and Mutgods your guide will share more about. After exploring the temple head towards the Avenue of the Sphinxes and check out the Great Hypostyle Hall, known for its 134 massive columns. Take in the beauty of the man-made Sacred Lake as you listen to your guide explain the significance of the history and architecture that surrounds you.
Your private Luxor day trip from EL Gouna includes a 30-minue journey on a felucca (sailboat) along the Nile River. Once the trip is complete, youll make your way to EL Gouna in the air-conditioned comfort of your private vehicle and return to your hotel for the evening.


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Qualified Egyptologist guide

Hotel pickup and drop-off



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Infants must sit on laps

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Face masks provided for travelers

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Gear/equipment sanitized between use

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

Regular temperature checks for staff

Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival

Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

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  • 25-Sep-2022

    I spent a lovely day with Nermeena in Luxor. She was the best tour guide I had in Egypt. She was very knowledgeable, kind and extremely easy going. She spoke really good English and tailored the tour to my needs. She never pushed me to buy anything, nor did she rush me through anywhere. Overall, I strongly recommend Nermeena for any tours in Egypt.

  • 16-Aug-2022

    I am a solo female traveller, and I can honestly say that with my tour guide Marian Azer, I felt incredibly safe and taken care of! She was really attentive to my needs and my endless stream of questions, and I understand how to read some of the hieroglyphics in the monuments and a lot more about normal Egyptian life in general. It’s obvious that ancient Egyptian history is her passion, and she even discovered things about the monuments we went to that she never noticed before, which she excitedly shared with me. I truly can’t recommend her and Egypt Tours enough for an unforgettable experience in Luxor!! Thank you so much for everything Marian- I’ll never forget this trip :)

  • 29-May-2022

    Mahmoud Nour Made this tour extraordinary! He was kind, polite, and full of the most wonderful mind blowing information. We would recommend requesting this guid! He is also very funny and keeps you entertained. Mahmoud speaks English fluently(by the way he speaks several languages fluently). He has a passion for the Egyptian culture and it shows when he is giving his lectures about the history of Egypt. My husband and I had a wonderful adventure and Mahmoud made it so much better, his tales will have you reliving the past of Egypt as he guides you through his tour. We highly recommend Mahmoud Nour, as he is the best guide we have ever had! Tip him well he is a treasure in himself!!! Thank you so much Mahmoud Nour you made our experience here in Egypt so amazing.

  • 20-Apr-2022

    The experience was great and Egypt Tours took good care of us! Omar was a great tour guide, he had a good style in explaining things to us.

  • 18-Feb-2022

    Such a wonderful trip! Definitely worth the journey! We had such an amazing time! Samar was so knowledgeable and accomodating! Tailored the trip to us and we will definitely be back! Was so nice to have a private journey allowing us to go at our own pace. Mustafa was a great driver! Luxor is truly beautiful! Will be back!

  • 27-Dec-2021

    Professional tourism company. Clear communication and punctual timings. Services are easy to book. Fair prices. I highly recommend Egypt tours. Our guide was knowledgable, organized and well-prepared. However, he has to work more on his storytelling, flexibility and communication skills. I'd rate him 3 out of 5 stars.

  • 27-Dec-2021

    Thank you Egypt Tours, we thoroughly enjoyed our day tour of Luxor which included the Valley of the Kings, Temple of the Queen Hatshepsut and Karnak Temple today. Marian Azer was our tour guide and she was so brilliant, always very prompt and answering all our questions so patiently. She is so knowledgeable and knew about the subject in utmost details. We really appreciated her enthusiasm and keenness in explaining to us about the various murals. She also went out of the way to ensure that we get to complete our tour of Karnak Temple and see all the important sites there before leaving for Hurghada! Thanks for a wonderful trip that will be etched in our memories forever!

  • 11-Dec-2021

    I was with Marian Azer the whole day. She is knowledgeable about the highlights of excursion. She gives brief explanation and on poing so you will have more time to enjoy. She was not late in our excursion. She is flexible to our needs. She speaks English very well and can give you local insights. Thank you Marian.

  • 30-Oct-2021

    I had an amazing day tour in Luxor, Marian Azer was so welcoming, she took a good care of me ,she was very knowledge ,and know alot about all placed ,everything was good, I recommend her so much .

  • 16-Aug-2021

    ************ 5 STAR REVIEW *************** Hassan was great! He made our trip to the valley of the kings memorable. Coming to Egypt has been a life long dream. Hassan made it great. Book your tour with him today. I highly recommend him for your next trip to Luxor.

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