Planning a trip to Egypt but aren't sure what all you must see. We understand that planning a trip can be a heavy task let alone making sure that everyone sees what they want to see and do what they want to do. Don't worry, we've got you covered! Here are our 3 must see sights in Egypt and our tour packages that will help you get there!
1) The Great Pyramids Complex
It's probably no surprise that the Great Pyramids end up on this list, but many don't know that this complex has more to offer than just the pyramids. Within the complex, you'll visit the Great Pyramid of Cheops which you can even enter should you wish to do this. You can stand up close to the pyramids and take in all its wonder. There is a wonderful lookout spot which is the highest point in the complex that is a must see as well. As you head down towards town, you'll see the Sphinx and the Temple of the Valley. Both of these locations make for a wonderful photoshoot, and don't forget that you can visit the temple at night for a light show.
Here are some of our tours that get you in the Great Pyramid Complex!
2) Abu Simbel
The Abu Simbel Temples are two massive rock-cut temples in the village of Abu Simbel. They are situated on the Western Bank of Lake Nassar, about 230km southwest of Aswan. Many will travel to Abu Simbel on a cruise along the Nile. These cruises normally start in Aswan and travel to Luxor, however there are many options on stops and must see places.
Here are some tour options for the must see sight of Abu Simbel.
2) Valley of the Kings
Known as the funerary complex of the ancient Egyptians the Valley of the Kings was the final resting place for many pharaohs and leaders of Egypt. When you visit the Valley of the Kings, you'll be Abel to visit three tombs from inside. The tomb of Tut Ankh Amen is also available to enter for a fee which you can purchase on site. The valley holds 63 registered tombs and recently three more were discovered. It is incredible to see the hieroglyphics and ceremonies in which these leaders were laid to rest.
There are many wonderful and amazing must see sights in Egypt but these three are guaranteed to leave you wanting more! With our amazing tours and qualified Egyptologist, you'll feel like you are walking back in time through history. We also ensure that you leave our tours happy and with new memories.
If you'd like to learn more about our package tours, click here. Don't forget that we are able to create custom made tours tailored to your needs and wishes. If you don't see "your" tour, let us know and we'll help you create one! We'll even name the tour after you!
We can't wait to see you in Egypt!