Abu Simbel by Air

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  • Price: $300

You will be picked up at your hotel and transferred to Aswan Airport, where you will board a flight to Abu Simbel. This area’s main attraction is the great Sun Temple of Ramses II and the Temple of Queen Nefertari. Both temples was discovered in 1813, after centuries of being buried under desert sands. Both temples were moved in 1960 with the help of the Egyptian government and UNESCO to avoid the rising water of the Nile. Ramses II built the temple mostly to honor himself; the interiors are decorated with murals depicting his famous victory at Qadesh battle. On the north of Ramses Temple stands the Nefertari Temple, which was built by Ramses II for his favorite wife Queen Nefertai. At the end of the tour, you will be taken to Abu Simbel airport for your flight to Aswan. Upon your arrival, you will be dropped off at your hotel

price US$300 per person