Luxor Day Trip from Cairo by Flight

Embark on an unforgettable Luxor Day Trip from Cairo by flight and delve into the timeless treasures of ancient Egypt. Discover the wonders of Luxor, known as “Thebes” in ancient times, where pharaohs once ruled and monumental temples stood as a testament to their power. Immerse yourself in the rich history and awe-inspiring architecture of Luxor’s iconic landmarks, including the Valley of the Kings. Book now for an extraordinary journey that will transport you back in time and leave you in awe of Egypt’s extraordinary past.


Uncover the mysteries of Luxor on this captivating day trip from Cairo by flight. This carefully crafted tour offers a seamless experience, allowing you to explore the most significant historical sites in Luxor with the guidance of knowledgeable Egyptologists. With convenient round-trip flights, expert guides, and customizable options, this Luxor day trip is perfect for travelers seeking a comprehensive and hassle-free adventure.


  • Discover the Valley of the Kings, where ancient pharaohs were entombed in elaborate tombs.
  • Explore the grandeur of the Karnak Temple, one of the world’s largest temple complexes.
  • Marvel at the Temple of Hatshepsut, an impressive mortuary temple dedicated to the only female pharaoh.
  • Enjoy a relaxing felucca boat ride on the Nile River, taking in the scenic beauty of Luxor.
  • Learn about ancient Egyptian history and culture from expert Egyptologists.


  • Time-Saving: Maximize your time with round-trip flights from Cairo, allowing you to explore Luxor’s wonders in a single day.
  • Expert Guidance: Benefit from the insights and knowledge of experienced Egyptologists who will enhance your understanding of Luxor’s historical significance.
  • Hassle-Free Experience: Enjoy seamless transfers, pre-arranged entrance fees, and comfortable transportation throughout the tour.
  • Customizable Options: Tailor the tour to your preferences by adjusting the pickup time and exploring additional attractions.
  • Instant Confirmation: Book now and receive instant confirmation, guaranteeing your spot on this exceptional Luxor day trip.


  • Pick-up from your Cairo hotel and transfer to the airport for a morning flight to Luxor.
  • Upon arrival in Luxor, meet your Egyptologist guide and begin your tour of the West Bank.
  • Visit the Valley of the Kings, the burial ground of pharaohs from the 16th to 11th centuries BC. Explore several beautifully decorated tombs and learn about ancient Egyptian burial rituals.
  • Continue to the Temple of Hatshepsut, an architectural marvel dedicated to the female pharaoh Hatshepsut. Admire the stunning terraces and hieroglyphic reliefs that grace this impressive structure.
  • Enjoy a relaxing felucca boat ride on the Nile River, allowing you to take in the tranquil beauty of Luxor.
  • After a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, cross to the East Bank of Luxor and visit the magnificent Karnak Temple. Explore the vast complex of temples, pylons, and obelisks, marveling at its grandeur and rich history.
  • At the end of the day, transfer to the Luxor airport for your return flight to Cairo.
  • Upon arrival in Cairo, you will be transferred back to your hotel.


  • Round-trip domestic flights between Cairo and Luxor
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Cairo
  • Guided tour with a professional Egyptologist
  • Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned in the itinerary
  • Felucca boat ride on the Nile River
  • Lunch at a local restaurant in Luxor
  • All transportation in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle
  • All taxes and service charges


  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary

Pricing Information:

  • Adult: $300

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Wear comfortable clothing and footwear as there will be a fair amount of walking and climbing stairs during the tour.
  • Bring sun protection, including hats, sunglasses, and sunscreen, as Luxor can get hot and sunny.
  • Stay hydrated throughout the tour by carrying a water bottle with you.
  • Don’t forget your camera to capture the stunning sights and architecture you’ll encounter.
  • Respect the historical sites by not touching or removing any artifacts or decorations.

Trip Notes:

  • This tour requires a moderate level of physical fitness due to walking and climbing stairs at the Valley of the Kings and Temple of Hatshepsut.
  • The order of the itinerary may vary depending on local conditions or the guide’s discretion.
  • Vegetarian and other dietary options are available upon request. Please inform us in advance of any specific requirements.


Q: Can I customize the tour or change the pickup time? A: Yes, we offer customization options to suit your needs, including changing the pickup time. Please contact our customer support team to discuss your preferences.

Q: Are the entrance fees included in the tour price? A: Yes, all entrance fees to the attractions mentioned in the itinerary are included in the tour price.

Q: How long is the flight from Cairo to Luxor? A: The flight duration from Cairo to Luxor is approximately one hour.

Q: Do I need a visa for this day trip? A: No, a visa is not required for this day trip as it does not involve an overnight stay.

Q: Is lunch provided during the tour? A: Yes, a delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Luxor is included in the tour.

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  • Always wear comfortable shoes.
  • Buy a local SIM card.
  • Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
  • Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.
  • Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.
  • Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.
  • Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.
  • Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights

  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.
  • Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.
  • Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.
  • Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.
  • Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.
  • Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.
  • Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.
  • Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.
  • Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

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