A day trip to Abu Simbel with airplane excursion in detail:
We pick you up directly from your hotel door in the morning where our tour guide will greet you, with your name written on a sign in his hand.
Today we will visit the world’s most impressive monument – Abu Simbel, where four gigantic statues of Ramses II, 22 meters high, are carved out of the mountain, forming the entrance to an impressive temple. The temple was rescued from flooding in connection with the behavior of Aswan Dam of Unesco, which through a 4 year long project moved and reconstructed the Temple stone for Stone at its present location.
The inner part of the temple was carved out of the rock, with a length of more than 60 meters, and is beautifully decorated with pillars, colorful reliefs and figurines cut out into the ROCK. Not far from it, lies a small temple dedicated to his favorite wife, queen Nefertari. Please be aware that here you are witnessing something unique in Egyptian art – the statues of the king and queen adorning the facade are equally high.
The price is at min. 4 people