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Location: Luxor

Day 1 - 15 May 2021

Luxor Railway Station

Luxor, Luxor Railway Station

Content: Arriving from Cairo to Luxor. We decided to travel by train, because it is the most convenient way. The price is good too.

Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Luxor, Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Content: We checked in to this amazing hotel and watched the sunset from our balcony. We chose this hotel because it is right on the Nile, the view is incredible, and breakfast was delicious😋

Location: Luxor

Day 2 - 16 May 2021

Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Luxor, Pyramisa Hotel Luxor
Luxor, Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Content: We decided to hang out by the pool in the first part of the day. We visited spa in our hotel and ordered food. This hotel has two pools, spa, and absolutely friendly staff.

Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor

Luxor, Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor
Luxor, Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor

Content: In the evening we went to watch the sunset at the one of the most beautiful hotels in Luxor. We also had an amazing dinner there.

Location: Luxor

Day 3 - 17 May 2021

Karnak

Luxor, Karnak
Luxor, Karnak
Luxor, Karnak
Luxor, Karnak

Content: We hired a private car to drive us to Karnak Temple. The ride was about 30 minutes. The entrance fee is 200 Egyptian pounds. When you enter the temple there will be several guides who offer their services. We decided to hire a guide for 1 hour. It cost us 100 Egyptian pounds. In order to see everything and to take some photos you will probably need 2 hours total.

Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Luxor, Pyramisa Hotel Luxor
Luxor, Pyramisa Hotel Luxor

Content: After visiting the temple we came back to our hotel, ordered food from the restaurant and relaxed.

Luxor City

Luxor, Luxor City
Luxor, Luxor City

Content: In the evening we hired a horse carriage and they took us around Luxor, we visited local spice market and fruit market.

Location: Luxor

Day 4 - 18 May 2021

Valley of the Kings

Luxor, Valley of the Kings
Luxor, Valley of the Kings
Luxor, Valley of the Kings
Luxor, Valley of the Kings

Content: One of the highlights of this trip was visiting Valley of the Kings. We hired a private car to get there. It takes about 45 minutes one way. The entrance fee is 240 Egyptian pounds. This includes visiting 3 tombs. However, if you want to visit the tomb of Tutankhamen, you will have to pay extra fee.

Valley of the Queens

Luxor, Valley of the Queens

Content: After visiting Valley of the Kings you can stop by the Valley of the Queens. The entrance fee is 170 Egyptian pounds.

Mamma Mia! Luxor

Luxor, Mamma Mia! Luxor

Content: After visiting the Valley of the Kings we came back to town and stopped off at one of our favorite restaurants for lunch.

Luxor Felucca Tour

Luxor, Luxor Felucca Tour
Luxor, Luxor Felucca Tour
Luxor, Luxor Felucca Tour
Luxor, Luxor Felucca Tour

Content: In the evening we took a felucca sunset tour right outside of our hotel. We paid 150 Egyptian pounds for one hour.

Location: Luxor

Day 5 - 19 May 2021

Luxor Railway Station

Luxor, Luxor Railway Station

Content: We decided to take a two hour train to Aswan. It is a two hour train ride, it's comfortable, affordable, had AC.

Location: Aswan First

Day 5 - 19 May 2021

Hapi Hotel

Aswan First, Hapi Hotel

Content: We checked in to our hotel, unpacked and did some research about going to Abu Simbel Temple. We chose this hotel because of its location and price. The room was simple, but clean.

Location: Qism Aswan

Day 5 - 19 May 2021

Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan

Qism Aswan, Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan
Qism Aswan, Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan
Qism Aswan, Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan
Qism Aswan, Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan
Qism Aswan, Felucca Sailing boat and motor boat And tour around Aswan

Content: In the evening we decided to go down the Nile on a felucca.

Location: Aswan First

Day 5 - 19 May 2021

Old Cataract Hotel

Aswan First, Old Cataract Hotel
Aswan First, Old Cataract Hotel

Content: We came to Old Cataract Hotel by felucca. The reason why we wanted to visit this hotel is because long time ago Vincent Churchill and Nicolas II had tea there and enjoyed the view of feluccas passing by.

Location: Abu Simbel

Day 6 - 20 May 2021

Abu Simbel Temples

Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel Temples
Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel Temples
Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel Temples

Content: Our hotel helped us to organize a trip to Abu Simbel temple. A mining bus picked us up from the hotel at 4 am. The ride is 4 hours one way. We had 2 hours to spend there. The entrance fee is 200 Egyptian pounds, plus there will be a small fee for a camera or GoPro.

Location: Aswan Seconed

Day 6 - 20 May 2021

Aswan Railway Station

Aswan Seconed, Aswan Railway Station

Content: After coming back from the temple we decided to catch the train back to Luxor, stay couple nights there, relax and go back to Cairo by train.