Cairo to Luxor Flight: Valley of Kings, Memnon, Hatshepsut & Karnak


Prepare for a captivating excursion from Cairo to Luxor, where you'll immerse yourself in the city's unparalleled treasures. Our Cairo-Luxor tour will grant you access to the three paramount sites at various times throughout the day.

Commencing your journey at the Valley of the Kings, you will embark on a two-hour guided exploration amidst the enigmatic allure of this ancient burial ground. Inside, you will have the opportunity to investigate three distinct tombs.

Subsequently, you'll encounter the eminent Hatshupsut's Mortuary Temple, along with the remaining facets of Imhotep III's temple, including the Memnon Colossi. Your expedition will culminate with a visit to the renowned Karnak Temple, the most celebrated temple in Luxor.

Tour Info
  • Duration: 16 Hours
  • Departure time and location: 4:00 AM from your hotel
  • Return time and location: 9:30 PM at your hotel
  • Tour category: Tour From "Cairo"
Tour Highlights
    1. Commencing with an early morning flight from Cairo to Luxor.
    2. Immersing yourself in the exploration of the three tombs nestled within the Valley of the Kings.
    3. Exploring the intriguing Hatshepsut Temple.
    4. Capturing memorable photographs of the Memnon Colossi in their picturesque surroundings.
    5. Concluding your tour at the impressive Karnak Temple Complex.
What to Expect
    1. A visit to the renowned Valley of the Kings.
    2. Exploration of the interiors of three distinct tombs.
    3. Walking in the footsteps of Queen Hatshepsut within her Mortuary Temple.
    4. An opportunity to view the interiors of the Imhotep III Temple.
    5. A captivating exploration of the iconic Luxor Temple, including the Karnak Temples.
  • Bottled water will be provided during the tour to keep you hydrated.
More About Cairo to Luxor Flight: Valley of Kings, Memnon, Hatshepsut & Karnak
  • We highly recommend packing essentials such as sunblock, sunglasses, and comfortable walking shoes, as Luxor experiences extremely high temperatures during the summer months.


Day General Information

In a single day trip from Cairo, you can conveniently explore some of Luxor's most prominent attractions, including the Valley of the Kings, the Memnon Colossi, the Hatshepsut Temple, and the Karnak Complex.

Activity - 1
Travel by Air to Luxor

Your itinerary commences at 4:00 AM when you rendezvous with our designated agent at your hotel. They will facilitate your transfer to Cairo Airport for your flight to Luxor. Upon your arrival at Luxor Airport for the commencement of your special day tour, your tour guide will be present to welcome you just outside the arrivals area.

Activity - 2
The Valley of The Kings

You find yourself in the remarkable Valley of the Kings, nestled amidst the Gurna mountains and low limestone hills. This ancient Egyptian burial ground boasts 63 identified tombs, with three additional discoveries in recent years.

It's worth noting that the entrance fees for Tutankhamen's tomb are not covered in the package cost. However, you can easily purchase them at the tomb upon arrival. If you require assistance with ticket acquisition, your tour guide will be more than willing to assist you.

Activity - 3
Queen Hatshepsut's Funerary Temple

Your next destination on the itinerary is the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, situated within the Valley of the Kings. This unique temple stands as the sole example in Egypt built into the cliffs in terraced form.

Notably, the renowned female pharaoh, Hatshepsut, ingeniously assumed the throne by adopting the persona of a male pharaoh, complete with a counterfeit beard and other male regalia. She is celebrated for her audacious rise to power.

The temple served as an emblem of Hatshepsut's dominance and reverence for the sun god Amun-Ra. Its terraced design also provides visitors with awe-inspiring vistas of the surrounding landscape, contributing to its popularity as a sought-after tourist attraction in Egypt.

Activity - 4
The Memnon Colossi stop

After your exploration of the Mortuary Temple, your next stop will be the statues of Memnon. These are the sole remaining statues from the Mortuary Temple of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, depicting him seated on his throne. What distinguishes these statues is their unique feature: they emit a distinct sound each morning just before sunrise.

This intriguing phenomenon has captivated tourists and scholars for centuries, further enhancing the mystique surrounding these magnificent sculptures. Following your visit to the statues, lunch will be arranged at a nearby restaurant for your convenience.

Activity - 5
Optional Fellucca Boat Ride Along the Nile

Indulge in a once-in-a-lifetime experience on the world's longest river as you set sail on the Nile River aboard a traditional wooden sailing boat known as a felucca. While gracefully gliding along the gentle currents of the Nile, you'll be enveloped by the mesmerizing vistas of Luxor.

This journey provides an immersive encounter with Egypt's profound history and culture, all while relishing the peace and serenity that only a felucca voyage can provide.

Activity - 6
The Karnak Temples Excursion

The final leg of our tour leads us to the awe-inspiring Karnak Temples, boasting the distinction of being the largest ancient temple complex in Egypt. Within the hallowed precincts of Karnak Temple, the sacred energies of Ancient Egypt persist, making it a paramount site in Egyptian history.

This temple complex stands as a remarkable testament to ancient architectural prowess, with towering columns and intricate carvings that showcase the consummate craftsmanship of the ancient Egyptians. As you explore the expansive grounds, you'll be transported back in time, envisioning the rituals and ceremonies that once unfolded within this sacred enclave.

Subsequently, we will escort you back to the airport for your return flight to Cairo. Upon your arrival in Cairo, you will be safely transported back to your original hotel.

Day Extra Information

Your day begins early at 4:00 AM when you meet your tour guide in the hotel lobby. You will be transported by car to Cairo Airport to catch your flight to Luxor. Upon your arrival in Luxor, your tour guide will be readily available to greet you just outside the terminal.

Inclusions & Exclusions

    1. Roundtrip flight tickets from Cairo to Luxor and back to Cairo.
    2. Private transportation to and from all specified locations.
    3. Personalized pick-up and drop-off services at your hotel.
    4. A dedicated Egyptologist tour guide for your exclusive tour experience.
    5. Comprehensive coverage of entrance fees and tickets for all listed attractions.
    6. Enjoy a delectable lunch at a local restaurant during your tour.
  • Please note that beverages are not included in the package and will be an additional expense.

  • Any attractions or activities beyond the ones listed in the package are not covered.

  • Personal expenses such as souvenirs, personal shopping, or any items of a personal nature are not included.

  • Gratuity payments are not incorporated in the package cost and should be handled at your discretion.

Current Season Price Details

Please Note that price changes per season, so the price will depend on the date you pick when check out
# Price
Solo Adult $ 350 /per adult
Group of (2-3) Adults $ 280 /per adult
Group of (4-6) Adults $ 270 /per adult
Group of (7-10) Adults $ 260 /per adult
Group of (11-more) Adults $ 255 /per adult
Child [age:6-11] $ 225 /per child
Infant [age:0-5] $ 70 /per infant
Student $ 220 /per student

35 % of the total booking amount

Extra Fees

Certain tombs are intentionally excluded from regular access to limit visitor numbers and ensure their preservation. If you wish to visit such tombs, like the King Tut tomb, you can request your guide's assistance in purchasing additional tickets. Please inform your guide accordingly.

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