Experience the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples on a convenient day trip from Aswan. Fly to these colossal marvels and explore the iconic temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari. Join us for an unforgettable journey to one of Egypt’s most iconic and remote archaeological sites.
Our Abu Simbel Temples day trip from Aswan is a unique opportunity to witness the grandeur of Ramses II’s temples without the long journey. These temples, hewn into the rock face on the banks of Lake Nasser, are a testament to ancient Egyptian engineering and devotion. On this full-day excursion, you’ll take a short flight from Aswan to Abu Simbel, where you’ll explore these magnificent temples and learn about their historical significance from our expert Egyptologists.
Highlights of the Trip:
- Fly from Aswan to Abu Simbel for a hassle-free experience
- Explore the colossal Abu Simbel Temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari
- Marvel at the intricate carvings and statues
- Insightful commentary from experienced guides
- Comfortable transportation and entrance fees included
- Convenient flight from Aswan for a quick and comfortable journey
- Expert guides offering historical insights
- Discover the rich history and significance of the Abu Simbel Temples
- Hassle-free booking with instant confirmation
- Option to customize your pickup time
Flight to Abu Simbel
- 4:30 AM: Pickup from your Aswan hotel
- 6:00 AM: Board a short domestic flight to Abu Simbel
- 7:00 AM: Arrival in Abu Simbel and guided tour of the temples
- 12:00 PM: Return flight to Aswan
- 1:00 PM: Arrival in Aswan and drop-off at your hotel
- Pickup and drop-off at your Aswan hotel or preferred location
- Round-trip domestic flight tickets
- Professional Egyptologist guide
- Entrance fees to Abu Simbel Temples
- Bottled water and snacks during the trip
- Gratuities (recommended but not mandatory)
- Personal expenses
- Meals (available for purchase at Abu Simbel)
- Adult: $249 per person
- Child (ages 3-12): $199 per person
- Infants (under 3): Free
Tips and Advice for Travelers:
- Dress comfortably for walking and wear suitable footwear.
- Sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat are advisable for sun protection.
- Bring your camera to capture the temples’ intricate details.
- Stay hydrated throughout the trip.
- Respect the historical significance of the sites and follow your guide’s instructions.
- This trip involves walking, including some uneven terrain at the temples.
- Complimentary pickup and drop-off are available from most Aswan hotels and locations.
- Customized pickup times can be arranged to accommodate your schedule.
Q1: Can I choose a different pickup time? A1: Pickup times are optimized for the flight schedule, but we can make adjustments upon request. Please contact us to discuss your preferred pickup time.
Q2: Is this trip suitable for children? A2: Yes, this trip is family-friendly, and children of all ages are welcome. Children under 3 years old travel for free but may incur airline fees.
Q3: Are meals included in the trip? A3: Meals are not included in the tour price, but you’ll have the opportunity to purchase food at Abu Simbel.
Q4: Are gratuities included? A4: Gratuities for your guide and driver are not included but are appreciated as a token of gratitude for excellent service.
Q5: Is the trip accessible for individuals with mobility issues? A5: The Abu Simbel Temples site involves some walking and uneven terrain. Please let us know about any mobility concerns, and we will make arrangements to accommodate your needs.