06 Days 05 nights Cairo, Luxor and Golf Tour
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Day 4: Cairo - Luxor (Royal Valley Golf Course)
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Transfer to Cairo airport for departure to Luxor. Upon arrival Luxor airport, meet & assist and transfer to the hotel. Check in at the hotel. Transfer to Royal Valley Golf Course. The golf course is 18 holes, Par 72, 6735 yards, rating 72 and four tees, has golf services of Pro Shop, caddies, power carts, club rental, double driving range. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Then we will have a tour of the Valley of the Kings with its many tombs chiseled into the cliffside. From the 18th to the 20th Dynasty, the Memphis area and Pyramid-style tombs were abandoned in favor of the West Bank of the Nile in Thebes. Several great leaders as well as many less important rulers are buried here and more tombs are being discovered even today. The most famous is where Howard Carter discovered the treasures of Tutankhamun. (Tutankhamen) in 19922. Continue to Valley of the Queens to visit the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut at Deir El Bahari. The Design of the temple is set at the head of the valley overshadowed by the peak of the Thebes. Our last stop will be at the Colossi of Memnon, built by Amenhotep III (18th Dynasty) as a mortuary temple in Thebes, guarded by two gigantic statues of Amenhotep III. Nowadays, what remain is only 23 meter high and one thousand tone statues of Amenhotep III. Although the statues are partially damaged by nature and ancient tourists, but they are still impressive. Back to hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Luxor - Royal Valley Golf Course - Cairo
Breakfast will be at the hotel. Transfer Royal Valley Golf Course again to enjoy the same golf course. Royal Valley Golf Club is 13 Km from Luxor's city center and 8 km from Luxor's international airport. Royal Valley offers a wonderful combination of year round sunshine and desert golf where you are only moments away from Luxor's spectacular ancient civilization. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Then we will have a tour to Karnak Temple the largest temple built by man, and represents the combine achievement of many generations of ancient builders. Proceed to visit Luxor Temple, built by two Pharaohs, Amenhotep III and Ramses ll. Transfer to Luxor airport for departure to Cairo. Upon arrival Cairo airport, meet & assist and transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel in Cairo.
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