If you sign in or create an accountyou'll unlock unlimited access to your lists from any computer, tablet or smartphone. Later in the day we visit Edfu, where we drive in horse-drawn carriages to the enormous and best preserved temple in upper Egypt, dedicated to Horus, the sacred falcon god.
Monuments were nice. Once aboard our ship we have dinner while sailing upstream to Esna where the SS Karim is raised through a lock some forty feet to the upper level of the river.
Multi-day Cruises. Elizabeth R. November 17, It is one of the oldest stone structures in the world! More options from Imperial Egypt. Sharm el Sheikh. The email or password you entered isn't correct.
The first night dance show never happened, no announcement, we asked and were told it would be the last night. Quote or Reservation. We check out from our hotel, and board a vehicle for the transfer to Queen Alia International Airport and your flight home. Dinner will be a lavish buffet of Egyptian specialties.
Today you will board a traditional Egyptian boat called a felucca which will take you to the West Bank. At Abu Simbel the two temples of Ramses II are each fronted by colossal statues up to 66 feet high and are famed as some the most impressive monuments remaining of Ancient Egypt.
Car Rental. Suite with Balcony with Sightseeing 1 king bed. Pricing varies, and we advise of the price at time of flight purchase. Wednesday, March 11, Cairo Sightseeing Visit the newly refurbished Coptic Museum, displaying a wonderful collection of sculptures dating from Pre-Christian times up until the fifth Century, as well as bone carvings, frescoes, icons, relics and colorful textiles.
With the body of a lion and the face of a man wearing a royal head cloth, craftsmen may have based the statue on King Khafre, invoking his likeness to guard this enormous funerary complex. Begin Your Search.