Perhaps after the Giza Pyramids, or simultaneously with them, the Great Temples of Abu Simbel present the familiar picture of ancient Egypt to the modern traveler. The scale of the buildings and their detailed decoration leaves visitors in awe.
Get an early start to your day by leaving around 3:15am to travel to Abu Simbel. Abu Simbel is about 290 km southern Aswan city lie the rock-cut temples of Abu Simbel that built by the great pharaoh Ramses II for himself and his beloved wife Nefertari.
After arriving in Abu Simbel you will visit the two temples of Abu Simbel, situated among the most magnificent monuments in the world. Learn how their removal and reconstruction was a historic event, and how the Egyptian government secured the support of UNESCO to protect them. After visiting Abu Simbel, return to Aswan.