LUXOR, EGYPT

Luxor is a city on the east bank of the Nile River in southern Egypt. Attractions Include : Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, Nile River, Ancient monuments, Valley of Kings, Mummification Museum’, Luxor Museum , Nile Cruise and more ..

ATTRACTIONS

Karnak Temple
Valley of the Kings
Colossi of Memnon
Valley of Queens
Temple of Deir al-Bahri 
Luxor Museum
Nile River & Luxor Nile Cruise
Mummification Museum
Horse Carriage Ride
Luxor Temple 

HOTELS & TRANSFERS

Hotel I have stayed : Hotel Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor.
Transfers : Arranged via a Tour Operator. 

Tipping is very common and is expected by small service providers,  guides etc. 20 EGP is around 1.2 USD and 50 EGP is around 2.75 USD, 100 EGP is approx 5.5 USD etc. 

Luxor, Valley of Kings :  If you like to take photos of the Tombs an additional Fee of approx 300 EGP applicable. Additional entry ticket and fee applicable to visit The Tomb of King Tutankham, not to be missed while at Valley of Kings. 

FOOD & RESTAURANTS

Restaurants I have dined include
1886 Restaurant (Sofitel Winterpalace)
Barbeque in the Gardens (Sofitel Winterpalace)
New Bombay Indian Restaurant.

USEFUL INFORMATION

Country : Egypt
Currency : Egyptian pound
Dial code : +20
Language : Arabic (official)
Timezone : GMT +2

Power Point : For Egypt there are two associated plug types C and F. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side. Egypt operates on a 220V supply voltage and 50Hz. Better to have  a universal power adapter with you.



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Egypt : Cairo | El Gouna | Luxor | Aswan | Sharm El Sheikh


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