12-Hour Private Luxor Tour from Safaga Port

Visit and explore some of Egypt's most cherished and most popular ancient archaeological sites in Luxor with a bespoke Luxor tour from Safaga Port, a private Luxor shore excursion that includes your own private expert English speaking guide, an experienced driver, and your own private air-conditioned vehicle.

If you are on a cruise ship that is going to be docking at Safaga Port in Egypt, our private guided Luxor shore excursion is guaranteed to be a truly amazing adventure that will see you visiting some of the most breathtaking relics of ancient Egypt. Rest assured, our Luxor day tours are guaranteed to leave you with lifelong memories.

From: US$ 179.00 /person




East Bank Tour

On the day of your Luxor tour from Safaga Port, your guide and driver will meet you at your cruise exit gate in the morning and then you will be driven to Luxor in one of our deluxe air-conditioned vehicles. The journey from Safaga Port to Luxor takes approximately 3 hours. On arrival in Luxor, you will first head to the east bank where you will visit one of Egypt’s most magnificent ancient temples: Karnak Temple, which is a stunning example of Egypt’s fascinating ancient history.

Karnak Temple

The Karnak Temple is a vast and incredibly impressive temple complex That was constructed over a of roughly 2000 years. It is one of the most impressive complexes in the world, dating back over 4,000 years. The temple complex was dedicated to the worship of the ancient Egyptian gods, particularly Amun-Ra, the king of the gods. This huge complex of temples also includes an incredible forest of giant pylons, obelisks, and statues, all showcasing the grandeur and architectural brilliance of the ancient Egyptians.
The Karnak Temple complex attracts tourists and history enthusiasts from all over the world, offering a fascinating insight into the religious beliefs and practices of ancient Egypt. And, since you will have your own private tour guide with you, your visit to this ancient site is guaranteed to be more rewarding than ever.

Lunch Break

Our Luxor tour from Safaga Port includes a lunch meal, so after your visit Karnak Temple tour, you will be taken to a good quality local restaurant where you will be able to enjoy a delicious authentic meal made from the best and freshest ingredients.

West Bank Tour

After enjoying your lunch, your private tour guide will then escort you to the west bank of the Nile River for the next part of your Luxor shore excursion. During this part of your Luxor tour from Safaga Port you will visit three more magnificent ancient monuments: Queen Hatshepsut Temple, the Colossi of Memnon, and the Valley of Kings. Once again, having your own private guide by your side when you visit these three incredible sites is guaranteed to make the experience more rewarding than ever.

Colossi of Memnon

The Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of Amenhotep III that once stood guard in front of his mortuary temple complex. Today, there is virtually no sign of the original temple complex other than these two colossal statues.

Valley of the Kings

The Valley of Kings is a definite must-see archaeological site for anyone who has an interest in ancient Egyptian history, and for many people, it is one of the top highlights of our Luxor tour from Safaga Port. This incredible site is home to more than 60 royal tombs, including one of the world’s most famous, the tomb of King Tutankhamun. Unlike the other tombs in the valley, the tomb of King Tutankhamun was still sealed when it was discovered in the early 20th century.
Nearly all of the relics and ancient Egyptian artifacts that were discovered inside his tomb have been moved to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo and the new Grand Egyptian Museum at Giza. However, King Tutankhamun’s mummy remains on display inside is tomb.

Our Luxor shore excursion includes admission to some of the tombs in the Valley of Kings, but in order to enter some of the most famous tombs, visitors need to purchase additional entry tickets. Entrance fees vary depending on which tombs you want to enter. From very basic burial chambers to truly magnificent tombs, the valley of Kings is without question one of the most impressive sites. Not only on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, but in all of Egypt.

The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

The temple of Hatshepsut is one of the grandest and most impressive pharaonic temples ever built by the ancient Egyptians. Queen Hatshepsut was the only true Egyptian female ruler and also one of ancient Egypt’s most successful rulers. The temple which is located at the base of sheer limestone cliffs is instantly recognizable due to a series of terraces, a feature which you will not see at any other ancient Egyptian temple. It really is one of the most awe-inspiring temples in Egypt. For this reason you will find this site featured in nearly all good Luxor tours.


Included in your Luxor Tour from Safaga Port
  • Safaga Port pick up and drop off service
  • All travel/transfers in a clean, modern and comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
  • Your own personal English-speaking professional tour guide
  • Admission to all attractions listed in our Luxor shore excursion itinerary
  • Free bottled water available in your vehicle
  • Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
  • All relevant taxes and service charges


Not Included in your Luxor Tour from Safaga Port
  • Any optional attractions or activities not specified in the itinerary
  • Tipping kitty


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Prices are quoted in USD and are valid until the 30th of September 2024, except during the Easter, Christmas and New Year holidays.



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