Dendera and Luxor tour from El Gouna | Day trip from El Gouna to Dendera & Luxor West Bank to visit Dendera Temple, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Tutankhamun, Hatshepsut temple, Memnon Colossi
Dendera and Luxor tour from El Gouna is a must-do tour while you are in El Gouna Hotels. Our Best El Gouna Tours to the temple of Hathor and Luxor start with a private transfer from El Gouna hotel.
Upon arrival and to catch many birds with one stone, you will visit the Dendera temple (the temple of Hathor). Hathor Temple is 4 km far from the River Nile on Luxor West Bank and It is one of the best-preserved Egyptian Pharaonic temples. Basically, the temple dates back to the Old Kingdom but the temple today dates from the Greco-Roman Period.
Ptolemy VIII and Queen Cleopatra II built it, and then later, Roman Emperors continued to decorate it. What we can see here, we cannot see anywhere else. The temple has 2 Birth Houses or MAMISI, one dates back to the 30th Dynasty built by Nectanebo I.
While the second was built during the Greco-Roman era Emperor Augustus started it and Trajan and Hadrian finished the decorations. Meanwhile, the temple has Sanatorium and it is the only one of its types known in an ancient Egyptian temple.
Besides, the Mysterious Fourteen crypts and the Dendera Zodiac. Equally, Dendera light, Osiris chapel, and Isis healing temple are among the highlights of the temple. By all means, Dendera temple is one of the best Egypt tours and best things to do in El Gouna by Egypt Palma Tours.
Here, you can see Punt expeditions reliefs, Anubis Chapel, and the divine birth of Hatshepsut. Moreover, Dendera and Luxor tour from El Gouna will stop you by the gigantic statues of Memnon known as Colossi of Memnon.
Egypt Palma Tours offers the best day tours from El Gouna to the Valley of the Kings to admire the religious texts on the walls of the tombs. Also, you can enter the Tomb of Tutankhamun (against charge) beside the other 3 tombs included in your ticket. Definitely, we recommend Tomb of Merenptah KV8, Tomb of Ramesses IX KV6, and The Tomb of Rameses III KV11. El Gouna excursions to Luxor are the best introductions to the Egyptian Pharaohs, Pharaonic temples, Pharaonic Tombs, and Egyptian history.