2021 2022

Luxor and the Valley of the Kings

EXC_LOUXOR
# Trip

Luxor and the Valley of the Kings

Galerie Photos

Description

We’ll leave for a full-day excursion to Thebes, the ancient capital of the Pharaohs: You’ll discover Luxor and the Valley of the Kings (lunch included - driving time is approximately 7 hours round trip). The Valley of the Kings is one of ancient Egypt’s top tourist destinations. Located in a deep valley just 2 km from the edge of the plain, the site contains over sixty tombs. Only the openings dotting the face of the cliff remain as tell-tale signs of the tombs below. This valley is one of the main complexes of the Ancient Theban Necropolis, located on the left bank of the Nile, directly across from the city of Luxor. It was here, in this setting, that the Pharaohs awaited immortality in their sarcophagi. Further along, dominating the eastern bank, the 18-meter-high Colossi of Memnon—faceless effigies sitting on a throne—are the ruins of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. Our afternoon will be spent visiting the Karnak Temple Complex. Connected to Luxor by a corridor of ram-headed sphinxes, this grandiose site dedicated to the god Amun, was continuously expanded for 1500 years. At the heart of this site stands the colossal Precinct of Amun-Re, enclosing a sacred lake that was used by priests in a purification ceremony before performing rituals in the temple. An important place of worship, it contains the Great Hypostyle Hall, a spectacular forest of gigantic columns. This historically significant complex is breathtakingly beautiful.

PLEASE NOTE

  • The order of the visits can change.
  • Times are approximate.

Cruises

This shore excursion is available for one or several cruises

Show more

Ring in the New Year on the Red Sea Egypt, and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 12/28/2021
HNA_AIPP

HURGHADA - Luxor - SUEZ - Cairo - SHARM EL SHEIKH - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - HURGHADA - Dendera

.

Special Offer 12 Days FROM $ 3,682 PP $ 4183
START IN 2021
Departure 12/28/2021
Arrival 01/08/2022
FROM $ 3,682 PP
$ 4,183
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Show more

Christmas Cruise on THE RED SEA Egypt, and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 12/18/2021
HRN_AIPP

HURGHADA - Luxor - SUEZ - Cairo - SHARM EL-SHEIKH - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - HURGHADA - Dendera

.

Special Offer 11 Days FROM $ 3,489 PP $ 3990
START IN 2021
Departure 12/18/2021
Arrival 12/28/2021
FROM $ 3,489 PP
$ 3,990
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Show more

Cairo and the TREASURES ON THE RED SEA Egypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 11/25/2021, 12/09/2021, ...
CHG_AIPP

Cairo - HURGHADA - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - SHARM EL SHEIKH - HURGHADA - Luxor

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

Special Offer 10 Days FROM $ 3,872 PP $ 4373
START IN 2021
Departure 11/25/2021
Arrival 12/04/2021
FROM $ 4,107 PP
$ 4,607
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/09/2021
Arrival 12/18/2021
FROM $ 3,872 PP
$ 4,373
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
START IN 2022
Departure 01/13/2022
Arrival 01/22/2022
FROM $ 4,373 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 02/17/2022
Arrival 02/26/2022
FROM $ 4,536 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/03/2022
Arrival 03/12/2022
FROM $ 4,536 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Show more

The Wonders of the Mediterranean to the Treasures of the Red Sea by Crossing the Suez Canal Cyprus - Egypt (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 11/11/2021
LHG_AIPP

LARNACA - ALEXANDRIA - Suez Canal - SUEZ - Cairo - SHARM EL SHEIKH - HURGHADA

UNIQUE ITINERARY

PASSAGE THROUGH THE SUEZ CANAL

Special Offer 10 Days FROM $ 2,352 PP $ 2853
START IN 2021
Departure 11/11/2021
Arrival 11/20/2021
FROM $ 2,352 PP
$ 2,853
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Show more

The Remarkable Red Sea and the Dazzling Mediterranean via the Suez Canal Egypt-Cyprus (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 03/19/2022
HGL_AIPP

HURGHADA - SHARM EL SHEIKH - SUEZ - Cairo - Suez Canal - ALEXANDRIA - LARNACA

UNIQUE ITINERARY

PASSAGE THROUGH THE SUEZ CANAL

10 Days FROM $ 2,853 PP
START IN 2022
Departure 03/19/2022
Arrival 03/28/2022
FROM $ 2,853 PP
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

Show more

TREASURES ON THE RED SEA Egypt and Jordan - Sculpted by Mother Nature, Enhanced by Humankind (port-to-port cruise)

Next departures: 11/20/2021, 11/27/2021, ...
HRG_AIPP

HURGHADA - AQABA - Wadi Rum - Petra - SHARM EL-SHEIKH - HURGHADA - Luxor

Embark on a journey brimming with unparalleled historical abundance.

Voyage to the cradle of civilization and the epicenter of the three monotheistic religions. Jordan's deep history makes it one of the top cultural destinations, so come discover the vast and "God-like" earth T.E. Lawrence fell in love with. Herodotus described Egypt as the "Gift of the Nile." Today, we have been endowed with its ancient legacies of gods and pharaohs. Relaxation and inspiration await you.

Special Offer 8 Days FROM $ 2,635 PP $ 3136
START IN 2021
Departure 11/20/2021
Arrival 11/27/2021
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 11/27/2021
Arrival 12/04/2021
FROM $ 2,870 PP
$ 3,371
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/04/2021
Arrival 12/11/2021
FROM $ 2,698 PP
$ 3,199
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 12/11/2021
Arrival 12/18/2021
FROM $ 2,635 PP
$ 3,136
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
START IN 2022
Departure 01/08/2022
Arrival 01/15/2022
FROM $ 2,635 PP
$ 3,136
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 01/15/2022
Arrival 01/22/2022
FROM $ 2,635 PP
$ 3,136
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 01/22/2022
Arrival 01/29/2022
FROM $ 2,635 PP
$ 3,136
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 01/29/2022
Arrival 02/05/2022
FROM $ 2,635 PP
$ 3,136
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 02/05/2022
Arrival 02/12/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 02/12/2022
Arrival 02/19/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 02/19/2022
Arrival 02/26/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 02/26/2022
Arrival 03/05/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/05/2022
Arrival 03/12/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM
Departure 03/12/2022
Arrival 03/19/2022
FROM $ 2,799 PP
$ 3,299
Special Offer
Ship : MV La Belle de l'Adriatique Ship category : PREMIUM

* Price based on double occupancy

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. By clicking any link on this page you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. For more details, click on "Learn more".

CUSTOMIZE