Aswan to Abu Simbel by road

Aswan Governorate, Egypt (0)
from/per person $102.00
  • Aswan
  • Access for disabled
  • Audio guide
  • Groups allowed
  • Pet allowed
  • Tour guides

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Description

Collect from your hotel or collect from Aswan airport, approximately 4 hours each ways

The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples at Abu Simbel, at  village in Nubia, southern Egypt, near the border with Sudan. They are situated on the western bank of Lake Nasser, about 230 km southwest of Aswan (about 300 km by road). The complex is part of the UNESCO World Heritage. Abu Simbel, site of two temples built by the Egyptian king Ramses II (reigned 1279–13 bce), now located in Aswan southern Egypt. In ancient times the area was at the southern frontier of pharaonic Egypt, facing Nubia. The four colossal statues of Ramses in front of the main temple. Abu Simbel is a temple complex, originally cut into a solid rock cliff, in southern Egypt and located at the second cataract of the Nile River. The two temples which comprise the site (The Great Temple and The Small Temple) were created during the reign of Ramesses II (c. 1279 – c. 1213 BCE) either. Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae. This outstanding archaeological area contains such magnificent monuments as the Temples of Ramses II at Abu Simbel and the Sanctuary of Isis at Philae, which were saved from the rising waters of the Nile thanks to the International Campaign launched by UNESCO, in 1960. Abu Simbel in Upper Egypt was saved from the rising waters of Lake Nasser, growing behind the Aswan Dam, in a massive archaeological rescue plan sponsored by UNESCO in the 1960s. The complex of temples dedicated to the Pharaoh Ramsis II “the Great” remain an evocative and unforgettable destination. Discover all about Abu Simbel, the two temples built by Ramses II,  Abu Simbel Great

You would have your  own personal knowledgeable guide plus. And not part of larger tour group. All entrance fess included the price


Schedule

1st March to 31st October
Monday 10.00 - 17.30
Tuesday 09.00 - 17.30
Wednesday 09.00 - 17.30
Thursday Closed
Friday 09.00 - 17.30
Saturday 09.00 - 17.30
Sunday 10.00 - 17.30
Last Admission 17.00
1st November to 28th February
Monday 10.00 - 17.30
Tuesday 09.00 - 17.30
Wednesday 09.00 - 17.30
Thursday Closed
Friday 09.00 - 17.30
Saturday 09.00 - 17.30
Sunday 10.00 - 17.30
Last Admission 17.00

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