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Things To Do In Luxor

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  • Walk through the desert and over the cliffs from the Valley of the Queens to the Valley of the Kings.
  • Hire a bike and ride around Ancient Thebes – the journey takes less than 15 minutes.
  • A local felucca ride soon before dusk should cost about LE 30 per hour (for one person).
  • Take a two-day felucca tour on the Nile to Aswan (the reverse trip is recommended, however, due to river currents).
  • Riding a donkey, horse, or camel through Luxor’s West Bank is an option. Proceed to Pharaoh’s Stables, which is located only a short distance from the boat station. They will drive you to areas that the large buses cannot reach, allowing you to experience the authentic Egypt, with its friendly people and calm way of life. Each day is unique when you visit the West Bank by horse or donkey, and your guides will accompany you the whole journey. They offer horses suitable for riders of all abilities. The Sunset and Nile cruises are a must-do. call them on 010 6324961

How To Travel To Luxor

BY PLAIN Luxor International Airport serves as a stopover for flights to and from Europe and the Middle East, as well as the primary southern hub for domestic flights inside Egypt. Direct charters from Europe (for example, London Gatwick) are prevalent during the winter peak season. EgyptAir operates one-hour flights from...

How To Get Around In Luxor

BY BICYCLE Luxor is teeming with bike rental outlets, and many hotels also loan out bicycles. Rental costs range from 5LE to 20LE, depending on your negotiating abilities, the relative demand for motorcycles that day, and the quality of the bike in issue. Check the tires and be cautious of...

Districts & Neighbourhoods In Luxor

Although Luxor is a small place by Egyptian standards, it is rather expansive. It naturally separates into sections on each side of the Nile. EAST BANK The town, the Luxor Temple, the Karnak Temple, museums, trains, hotels, and restaurants are all within walking distance. WEST BANK The major ruins, which include the Valley...

Prices In Luxor

Tourist (Backpacker) In Luxor - 34 $ per day. Estimated cost per 1 day including:meals in cheap restaurant, public transport, cheap hotel. Tourist (regular) In Luxor - 81 $ per day. Estimated cost per 1 day including:mid-range meals and drinks,transportation, hotel. MARKET / SUPERMARKET Milk1 liter$1.05Tomatoes1 kg$0.40Cheese0.5 kg$3.10Apples1 kg$2.00Oranges1 kg$0.82Beer (domestic)0.5 l$Bottle...

Sights & Landmarks In Luxor

Luxor, West Bank the Colossi of Memnon, free admission, view from the roadside Medinet Habu Medinet Habu (the Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III), admission LE 20 - theMortuary Temple of Ramesses III Valley of the Kings Valley of the Queens the Tomb of Nefertarithe Tomb of Amunhirkhepeshef Deir el Medineh admission LE25 the Workmens' Villagethe Tomb of Inherkathe Tomb of Senedjemthe Tomb of Pesheduthe Ptolemaic Temple Gurna The Ramesseum is the popular name...

Museums & Galleries In Luxor

Luxor Museum Open daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. from October to April, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10 p.m On the Corniche el-Nil, about midway between Luxor and Karnak temples. A tiny yet high-quality antiquity collection,...

Food & Restaurants In Luxor

Luxor is a vegetarian haven, with an abundance of fresh seasonal vegetables like as tomato and cucumber. Pita bread and mezze like as baba ganoush or taboulé are often served to begin a meal. Your main meal may consist of beef or poultry, as well as regional specialties like pigeon or...

Coffee & Drinks in Luxor

There is a social stigma associated with public inebriation. Although Egyptians sometimes opt to disregard this, a foreigner being intoxicated in public might create a negative image. The majority of local bars are testosterone-filled hard-drinking places where lone outsiders, particularly lone women, may feel unwelcome. Having said that, there are...

Shopping in Luxor

Luxor has at least two distinct marketplaces. One is in an air-conditioned hall with stores on each side. This market hall serves as a hub for two important thoroughfares. The older market occupies numerous alleys in the vicinity of the Luxor temple. It's a pleasure to stroll through, since it's...

Stay Safe & Healthy In Luxor

Luxor is considered Egypt's "trouble capital" (and therefore a good candidate for the world). Please be warned that touts may make sight viewing quite irritating for those not on properly organized excursions. (Although they seldom go inside genuine temples.) Within temples, however, visitors must fight with official tour guides....



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