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Private Day Trip Abu Simbel from Aswan Egypt | Discover History Of Egyptian and Pharaonic Temples

Aswan, Egypt
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8 Hours

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Daily Tour

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Private Day Trip Abu Simbel from Aswan Egypt | Discover the History Of Egyptian and Pharaonic Temples Built by King Ramses II & Temple of Nefertari.

A private Day trip Abu Simbel from Aswan is a must while you are in Aswan hotels, Nile Cruise.

Booking a private Aswan Day Tours to Abu Simbel from Aswan is your way to explore the best of Abu Simbel. Enjoy the Best Egypt tours including Aswan tourist attractions like Abu Simbel temples for Ramesses II and his beloved wife Nefertari. Abu Simbel tour from Aswan is one of the best things to do in Aswan and Abu Simbel temples with the Pyramids of Giza and The Valley of the Kings being among the most visited 3 places in Egypt.

Private Day Trip Abu Simbel from Aswan Egypt

Your Tour begins with pick up at your hotel, Nile Cruise to Abu Simbel. The distance between Aswan and Abu Simbel is 280 km and takes approximately 3 hours of driving with a coffee break in the middle. Upon arrival at Abu Simbel temples in Nubia, you will have a 2 hours tour to marvel at both temples.

Abu Simbel Temples

Abu Simbel from Aswan where your guide will reveal the secrets of Ancient Egyptian civilization, and Egyptian History. Your guide will reveal some secrets of Nubia, Nubian history, traditions, and why Ramesses II built his temples there. Right now, the temples are not on the original sites and your guide will explain to you how they were relocated after Egypt built the High Dam in the 1960s.

Thus, two hours to know why UNESCO launched a successful campaign to save ancient Egyptian temples from being submerged in Nasser Lake water. Researchers, archaeologists, historians, engineers, and architects from 30 countries carried out the rescue mission and they did it. Abu Simbel temples are rock-cut temples, Inside Abu Simbel temples, colors remain and the statues and carvings are spectacular.

Ramesses II temple

Spend two hours gazing at the beautiful Abu Simbel temples for Pharoah Ramesses II and his beloved wife Nefertari. Explore the significant big temple of king Ramesses II and concentrate on Qadesh Battel against Hittites. Although, in the holly of the hollies where you will see the four statues of Ptah, Amun Ra, Ra-Horakhty, and Ramesses himself. Finally, explore why Egypt celebrates Abu Simbel sun festivals twice a year and why one statue never receives the sun.

Nefertari temple

After, continue your tour to Nefertari temple and marvel at the beautiful colors and designs of Nefertari with goddess Hathor. The temple of Nefertari scenes focuses on daily religious ceremonies such as offering flowers, wine, and burning incense for purification. Finally, enjoy a coffee at the Nubian café shop before you head back to your Nile River Cruise or hotel.


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  • Visiting Abu Simbel temples which are the epitome of ancient Egyptian art.
  • Admire the four gigantic colossal statues decorating the entrance
  • Explore the great sun temple of Ramses II
  • Enjoy the exquisite beauty of Nasser Lake


  • Hotel / Nile Cruise pick up and drop off
  • English Egyptologist speaking guide.
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fee to the Abu Simbel temples
  • Tipping
  • Any personal expenses

Tour's Location

Aswan, Egypt


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