Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Day Tour to Aswan from Luxor by Bus
"At 8:00 am pick-up from your Hotel or Nile Cruise in Luxor then you will be transferred by private a/c vehicle to Edfu City where you visit Temple of Horus in Edfu. The Temple of Edfu it’s an ancient Egyptian temple located on the West Bank of the Nile i it was known in Greco-Roman times as Apollonopolis Magna after the chief god Horus-Apollo. Edfu is one of the best preserved temples in Egypt. After you have completed your visit to Edfu continue driving to Kom Ombo City where you you will visit the Temple of Kom Ombo. It is an unusual double temple built during the Ptolemaic dynasty in the Egyptian town of Kom Ombo. Some additions to it were later made during the Roman period. The build halls sanctuaries and rooms duplicated for two sets of gods.Continue driving towards Aswan where you will have lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch you will be transferred to Phila Temple that is an island in Lake Nasser Egypt. It was formerly an island in the first cataract of the Nile River and the previous site of an Ancient Egyptian temple complex in southern Egypt. End your day tour with a visit to the High Dam that was constructed in 1961 by The President of Eg
From $125.00
 
Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples From Luxor
"Full day tour in Luxor starts at 8:00am. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Luxor and transfer you by a/c private vehicle to Edfu that is around a 50 minute drive south of Luxor. Upon arrival in Edfu visit the majestic Temple of Edfu that is each one is dedicated to divinity: ""Haroeris"" with his falcon head and "" Sobek "" with his crocodile head. The Temple of Kom Ombo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek god of fertility and creator of the world and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus. Also Kom Ombo's importance lies in its huge sugar-cane.Around 16:00 transfer back to your hotel in Luxor. Your private knowledgeable guide will accompany you on the whole tour.""""Full day tour from Luxor to visit Edfu and Kom Ombo Temples. All transfers
From $125.00
 
Day Trip to Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples from Aswan
"At 8:00 am your tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Aswan to enjoy a day tour to the Temple of Kom Ombo standing on high grounds overlooking the Nile. It differs from other temples because of its double entrance each one is dedicated to divinity: ""Haroeris"" with his falcon head and "" Sobek "" with his crocodile head. The Temple of Kom Ombo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek god of fertility and creator of the world and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus.You will then stop for lunch with your lunch box that is included. After lunch you are then transferred to Edfu by road to visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus which is considered by most to be it was the place where the falcon-headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to your hotel in either Aswan or Luxor.""""Tours from Aswan visiting Kom Ombo Temple and Edfu. Includes all transfers
From $125.00

More Transportation in Idfu

Bridge across the Nile at Edfu

There is a bridge across the Nile in Edfu. I was nearly surprised how low it was! Though our boat wasn’t very high with its 4 decks, when it was passing by the bridge a sailor had to incline the...
Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
Kuznetsov_Sergey
Aug 20, 2007

Horse Carriage - Fiacre

As the temple is on the distance of several kilometers from the bank of the Nile right after leaving boats tourists may see numerous horse carriages - fiacres. For the majority of tourists it appears...
Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
Kuznetsov_Sergey
Aug 17, 2007

Edfu (Idfu) harbor

Cruise boats, which begin their way from Luxor to Aswan, usually make their first stop in Edfu early in the morning.When we have moored to the bank at Edfu harbor, about ten moored boats already stood...
Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
Kuznetsov_Sergey
Aug 16, 2007

Nile Cruise & Sunrise at Edfu

A stop at Edfu is included in the Nile cruise. If you take a cruise in direction from Luxor to Aswan your ship most probably will accost at Edfu late in the evening and then you will visit Edfu Temple...
Childish's Profile Photo
Childish
Feb 05, 2007

To Edfu Temple by Kelesh

This is the usual transportation to the Edfu temple and back. The funny thing is the word they use for these cabs. Or at least, it is funny, to us, Bulgarians. The word Kelesh is definitely of Persian...
Childish's Profile Photo
Childish
Feb 05, 2007

Fiacres...

There are lots of fiacres (horse-drawn carriages) around Edfu, Mainly cater for tourists who fancy seeing the Edfu town in the 'old' way.Cruise ships also can dock at the Nile bank near the Edfu...
coceng's Profile Photo
coceng
Oct 03, 2005
 
 
Sponsored Listings

By Convoy...

This is the scene of Edfu town; It's a lively town with people running the everyday business & tourists scattered around town.There's a bank where we can change money; Shops selling souvenirs...
coceng's Profile Photo
coceng
Oct 03, 2005

Horse Carriage to Horus' Temple

Sarah and I were able to get into a horse carriage with one other couple to head out from our Nile Cruise Ship to the Horus temple.We took carriage #89, and the carriage driver was nice enough to let...
ATXtraveler's Profile Photo
ATXtraveler
May 24, 2004
Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo

Kuznetsov_Sergey

"Cruise from Luxor to Aswan via Edfu"
View Member
ATXtraveler's Profile Photo

ATXtraveler

"2 days, 1 night... 5000 years of history!"
View Member
Oana_bic's Profile Photo

Oana_bic

"Edfu, Horus Temple & again the souk"
View Member
Myndo's Profile Photo

Myndo

"Edfu / Idfu - the classical Temple"
View Member
stevezero's Profile Photo

stevezero

"Idfu or Edfu to You"
View Member