People ask for a tip for simple tasks such as holding a door or giving instructions. Sometimes people don’t take tips, but generally they do, because they have a small wage. Watch the old wonder of Abu Simbel on a private day trip from Aswan. Travel south in an air-conditioned private vehicle, as your personal Luxor day trips Hurghada guide shares stories about the 3,400-year-old complex, a masterpiece of ancient Egyptian engineering on Lake Nass. Go back in time as you explore the museum’s collection with over 160,000 amazing old objects, including gold and jewelry buried at King Tutankhamun plus many other pharaonic antiquities.
This gigantic limestone structure represents a sphinx, a legendary creature that is partly human and partly lion, which still retains many clear features despite millennia of wind and sand erosion. The traces of the original painting can even be seen on parts of his face. No one knows exactly who built the sphinx or why, but a trip to this site, right next to the Giza pyramid complex, will capture the imagination to create their own theories. Cairo Tower is located in the Zamalek district, where it stretches for an impressive 187 meters. This beautiful granite tower was built to resemble a lotus plant, the same plant that the ancient Egyptians made papyrus, and because of the pattern on its round face, it has been nicknamed “Pineapple of Nasser”. From the observation deck at the top or from the windows of one of the two restaurants, visitors to the Cairo Tower can get a beautiful view of Cairo, the Giza Pyramids and the Nile River.
Het gebied bevat verschillende piramides en grote graven, waarvan de bekendste de Djoser Pass-piramide is, die algemeen wordt beschouwd als de eerste grote stenen structuur van Egypte . Dingen om te doen in Aswan zijn onder meer een enorme obelisk, een openluchtmuseum, een mausoleum en Elephantine Island, vol archeologische vindplaatsen. Gelegen aan de oevers van de Nijl, overweeg om een boottocht stroomopwaarts te maken, alleen voor de dag of om naar uw volgende bestemming te varen. Het is onmogelijk om Egypte te bezoeken en de hoofdstad over te slaan. Caïro is de grootste Arabische stad die bekend staat om zijn islamitische architectuur .
It is different from any garden you have seen, so visiting this beautiful space is essential for people traveling to Cario. Located on the banks of the Nile River, this unique garden is more of an oasis of peace hiding behind high walls and the army of tourists coming to Egypt every year. Famous for its hundreds of graves, Luxor also houses ACE, an organization that ensures that the Egyptian working animals are not forgotten.
Abu Simbel, about 850 km south of Cairo (near the border between Egypt and Sudan) is an archaeological site consisting of two temples of huge rocks originally carved on the side of a mountain during the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II . The complex was completely moved in the 1960s to prevent it from flooding during the creation of Lake Nasser. They are now located on an artificial hill made of a vaulted structure far above the Aswan High Dam Reservoir. We no longer ask people to register with us before they travel. Our overseas travel checklist and crisis abroad page suggest things you can do before and during traveling abroad to plan your trip and stay safe. Many travelers enjoy their stay in Egypt without learning a single Arabic word or phrase.