- Enjoy Full-Day Dendera Temple Tour from Hurghada with Nile Trip. Pick up time from Hurghada at 06:00 am a relaxing 3-hour drive to the temple. Your English-speaking Egyptologist qualified guide will escort you around the beautiful temple and allow you to explore its wonders for 2.5 hours. After, enjoy a lunch, and a 30-minute sailing trip on the Nile River. When complete, you will head back to Hurghada for hotel drop-off.
….This approximately 10-hour tour to the Dendera Temple, includes lunch and a sailing trip on the Nile River. It begins with a pickup from your hotel in Hurghada whereafter you will embark on a 111mi (180km) 3-hour air-conditioned drive to the temple. Your tour will be led by a professional Egyptologist. Your entrance fees to the sights will be included. Once you reach the Dendera Temple, you will have about 2.5 hours to explore and learn from your guide. This temple holds significance because it is dedicated to the cow-headed goddess of love, Hathor and dates back to 125 B.C.. It is unique because the roof is still intact and visitors can admire its beautiful themed depictions that include time and astrology.When you are done exploring, you will have about 45 minutes to enjoy a buffet lunch at a local restaurant. Following lunch, you will enjoy a private sailing trip on the Nile which lasts about 30-45 minutes and takes your around a beautiful island, and allows you to bird watch. Once complete, you will depart around 2pm for a 3-hour drive back to Hurghada for drop-off at your hotel.
Hotel pickup and drop-off in Hurghada, Makadi, Soma Bay or Safaga
Transport by private a/c vehicle
Mineral water (one per person) in the vehicle
Lunch – Buffet lunch
30-minute sailing trip on Nile
Entry/Admission – Temple of Hathor at Dendera
What’s not included
Optional extra activities
It is the best well preserved temple in the whole province, it is dedicated to the goddess Hathor, the Cow, the goddess of love joy and music. The temple is very remarkable with its design, pillars, paintings, entrance, crypts and much more.