Up to 7 days
These ancient pharaonic cities are both home to magnificent temples whose majestic remains are breathtaking.
You visit the complex of Denderah, with its temple of Hathor goddess of love and joy with its sacred lake and famous astrological roof, and the Christian basilica.
Abydos the main site of the cult of Osiris “god of eternity”. You can visit the temple of Seti Ième with its painted reliefs and admire the walls of the temple of Ramses IIème depicting the famous battle of Qadesh.
Your guide will pick you up in the morning at your place of residence in Luxor by air-conditioned vehicle to accompany you to discover Denderah, the temple of Hathor, nicknamed the goddess of love and joy. The temple of Denderah is located 65 km north of Luxor.
Duration of visit 2 Hours
The Abydos funerary temple to the glory of Sety I, the great pharaoh of the 18th dynasty, presents an original architecture in the shape of an "L" that is not found elsewhere. After crossing two successive courtyards, one enters the two hypostyle halls of the sanctuary, supported by tight rows of papyrus columns 8 metres high. The interior walls, made of fine limestone, display some of the finest carved and painted bas-reliefs in Egypt. It is located in Abydos, about 170 kilometres north of Luxor and 15 kilometres west of the Nile.
Duration of visit 2 hours