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Abu Simbel Temple Complex

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Private Tour: Abu Simbel by Minibus from Aswan
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Private Day Tour to Abu Simbel Temples from Aswan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You Travel on behalf of Broadway Travel charged us £85 each for a 10 1/2 our round trip by coach for a 45 minute unguided tour that cost £1.50 to get in. You would be better getting a cab, a lot cheaper and quicker. Because...More

1  Thank lesleyannefinlayson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was slightly offput by the early morning start to get to Abu Simbel from Aswan, but if anyone is in any doubt - please do it, you will not regret it. we have done various trips and seen temples in Egypt but this has...More

Thank Wendieh20
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Abu Simbel is amazing, my daughter said this should have been the first temple. If it was the first the rest would have been a disappointment, as the size alone is just amazing. The drive through the desert went rather fast we started very early...More

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I can say is WOW> This was my favorite place in Egypt. The Temples have little side rooms that you can walk in. Beware of bats though!

Thank marlaher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a 4 hour bus tour to Abu Simbel from Luxor. (Left around 4 am.) We spent about 3 hours at Abu Simbel, then 4 hours back to Luxor. Although it was a long day, it was well worth it. Abu Simbel is simply...More

Thank russcox
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel, Abu Simbel - there is just something magical about those words, or at least there has been to me since I was a teenager and first learned of the herculean effort by UNESCO to save the most famous of Ramses II...More

Thank maritimeexplorer
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Many people do not travel to Abu Simbel as the flight is expensive and it is a three hour drive each way on an uninspiring desert road. However, it is more than worth it. We paid US$70 each in an air conditioned car with driver...More

2  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The fist impression when I saw it was "Wow it is so huge" I wonder how they made it so big and beautiful without modern day machines. It is a must visit site to bring back some nice memories.

Thank elvinjackson98
Reviewed 9 June 2017

How can you top the Pyramids, the Sphinx? Go to Abu Simbel. My tour group took a 30-45 minute flight from Aswan, and then there's only one tour bus that drives to the site. It's a singular experience, stunning. Massive. No pictures are allowed inside...More

1  Thank Katie_615
Reviewed 9 June 2017

But in itself it is a wonderful enough engineering feat to justify the 3 hours drive in the desert by itself. The temples, now about 200 ft. higher are out of the water. And the 4 ages of Ramses a spectacular work of art.

1  Thank Bruno F
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margaritaestherg2016
31 May 2017|
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Response from Supercindy01 | Reviewed this property |
You can organise a Golf Buggy/Taxi to take you from the entrance to the Temple.
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gatocanada
17 April 2017|
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Response from Roddek | Reviewed this property |
Try Egypt Air on a Wed and Fri departing Cairo at 05:00am arr Abu Simbel at 07:40am Then return on Egypt Air on on Wed and Fri at 13:15pm arr Cairo at 15:55pm. You need to specify the date you intend travelling.
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Mohammedali_2050
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Our Egyptian tour was booked with Viking River Cruises. They were excellent.
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