This fascinating day tour will allows you to visit Dandara temple of Hathor, the goddess of pleasure and love, and Abydos, the holy city.
Start your day tour from your hotel in Luxor or your Nile Cruise, our tour guide will pick you up at the morning to discover one of the most perfect temples in Egypt (Dandara temple) and the holy city of Abydos.
Start your tour at Abydos in Middle Egypt about 135 km from Luxor, and 420 km to the south of Cairo in Suhag Governorate. It was an ancient sacred place and cemetery of the rulers of the first and second dynasties (3000 B.C).
In Abydos, you will enjoy visiting the temple of God Osiris (Lord of the underworld) as ancient Egyptians believed that the God Osiris buried there.
The temple was built by King Seti I and completed by his son Ramesses II. The Temple also is known as the temple of Seti I.
Enjoy your lunch at a restaurant in Abydos.
Then continue to Dandara to visit the Temple of the Goddess Hathor, goddess of love and pleasure in ancient Egypt.
Finally, move back to your hotel or Nile Cruise.