Egypt has been an adoring country that anchors the fond memoirs of the ancient Pharaohs, tombs and beaches that woos many archaeology lovers. This country has many surprises bundled in itself. There are sections that harbour varied beauties – beach lovers can head to Sinai to soak in the sun to catch a perfect tan; Luxor is the star destination for people whose metabolism shoots up at the prompt of ruins and archaeological sites; while the towns of Aswan and the Oasis of Siwa offers the tranquillity of the country side.
Egypt is an ideal country with a cocktail of activities, adventures, sightseeing and relaxation!
Pyramids of Giza
These tombs of the mighty Pharaohs are the most distinguished landmark in Egypt where the Mighty Sphinx stands guard to ensure their safety! You cannot stop wondering the skills of the engineers and the vigour of the labours that built these Pyramids for centuries.
Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings – Luxor
The town of Luxor is flooded by the tourists who pay a visit to get a soothing glimpse of the Karnak Temple, the Valley of Kings and the ever vibrant Memorial Temple of Hatshepsut! Gaze in awe at the mighty columns and the massive statuary that this place provides.
Visit the Festive Temple of Tuthmosis III and the Temple of Khons in Luxor.
(Maabad Al Karnak Street – East bank)
This Temple of Ramses II is famous for the art of megalithic building that prevailed during his reign. Huge statues stand at guard at the entrance of this temple. The interior is delicately designed and the work that justifies skilful artistry. This temple was drowned under the water and restored back on land in 1960.
This spot is perched in peaceful and quiet surrounding away from the chaos of the cities of Egypt. The ruins of dilapidated citadels, built of mud bricks, are found here. The surrounding exhibits lush green plantations fringed with palm trees and the vibrant spring adds a touch of beauty to this place.
St. Catherine Monastery
St, Catherine Monastery is one of the many ancient monasteries that stand at the base of Mount Sinai. Exuberant collection of manuscripts, icons, art and religious relics are opened to public view at this onsite museum. This place holds valued sentiments for the believers.
Climb the Step of Repentance up Mount Sinai to enjoy the sunrise and the beauty of the sunset.
Temples of Abydos
This complex of Abydos is a place where Kings and Stately Ministers were given a respectful burial during the 1st and 2nd dynasty rule. The temple’s huge columns and walls are covered with intricate paintings that add alluring artistic touch to it. This is a beauty to behold!
Kom Ombo Temple
The Kom Ombo Temple is dedicated to the two most worshipped deities – Haroeris and Sobek. The lavish and rich decoration has positioned this temple as one of the most visited destinations in Egypt.
You can gain an opportunity to view the vast accumulation of the richness of the Pharaoh’s art and antiques at the Egyptian Museum. This pink mansion is the hot spot for visitors. The treasure of Tutankhamen and the mummies are the main reasons of attraction.
After spending some quality time visiting the Temples and Pyramids, spend a few moments among the tranquillity of the Aswan Town. This town is set on the bank of the River Nile abundant with high dunes set in the background. You can ferry to the Elephant Island or take a camel ride to the St. Simeon Monastery. The pleasant climate will instigate you to take part in activities and sports arranged here.