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Reviewed 4 days ago

Most of the tourists wake up 4am in the morning, grab the breakfast box from the hotel or cruise, and take a 3 hours drive by van/bus from Aswan to Abu Simbel Temple. 1 plus or 2 hours tour there, and go back to Aswan...More

Thank Hruos
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First, the good. The temples at Abu Simbel are as pretty as the story of their reconstruction. The bad : The ticket costs a whopping 180 pounds PLUS the obligatory guide. It use to be included but now it's an extra charge that is sure...More

Thank en_voyage_300_600
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Abu Simbel is out of the for most visitors to Egypt. But for those who take the time to get there it’s well worth the effort. I suggest you fly there via Aswan. You can fly down in the morning and catch a fly back...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the "Must See" sights in Egypt! It is about 280 km south of Giza so many travelers skip it, DON'T! When the Aswan dam was built the temple would have been flooded. UNESCO moved it uphill and put a dome on...More

Thank DStahre
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This temple complex has a many layered story and it is important to understand. The history of Ramses II and the battle this temple commemorates along the smaller temple for his wife. The move of this temple complex and the Nubia people from the banks...More

Thank StellaHobo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of Egypt’s most spectacular attractions, and with good reason. The exterior is stunning, and the interior of the 2 temples is filled with impressive art and inscriptions. Be sure to allow at least 90 minutes to see it. The temple seems to...More

1  Thank Andyrock81
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most preserved temples all over Egypt Beside the greatness of the temple you can see the how it's been moved to be saved from the water after building the high dam in aswan

Thank Mahmoud F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you make it down to Lake Nasser past Aswan you MUST take in Abu Simbel. It does not take very long to see the 2 temples that have been saved and relocated by UNESCO but it is well worth it. We actually went 3...More

1  Thank trgoben1
Reviewed 1 week ago

While the two temples are amazing the story of how they were saved and moved makes the whole visit worthwhile. It is unfortunate that pictures are not allowed inside because the interior of both are fantastic.

Thank Rufous72
Reviewed 1 week ago

As you come into view of Abu Simbel you see just how stunning and amazing the temple is to the point that words cannot describe it is just jaw dropping brilliant and I am so glad we did the early morning trek across the desert...More

1  Thank sandrajenner3
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11 November 2017|
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Response from ccastellar2017 | Reviewed this property |
We were already on a tour from Cairo and our luggage was sent on to our boat waiting in Aswan. But to be honest you don't need a tour guide for this. Catch a taxi from the Aswan airport and go into Abu Simbel on your own. It... More
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.
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.