Why visit Luxor?
The capital of Ancient Egypt, Luxor is the ancient city once known as Thebes. Now the city can claim to be one of the most famous and popular tourist destinations in Egypt. Holidays to the stunning city of Luxor offer a vibrant and colourful experience alongside awe-inspiring sights.
Who are holidays to Luxor suitable for?
Holidays to Luxor will suit adults with a keen interest in Egypt's fascinating ancient history, monuments, tombs and temples. However, even those without a particular interest in history will be amazed by the sights in Luxor.
Culture and History in Luxor
Those seeking culture and history need look no further than Luxor. Luxor is a vibrant city with the modern and ancient laying side by side. The East bank of the river boasts the Temples of Luxor and Karnak along with the Avenue of the Sphinxes. More sightseeing across the Nile includes the Necropolis, the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens and Tutankhamen's tomb.
When is the best time to visit Luxor?
Luxor holidays offer weather that is generally hot all year round. You can expect around 11 hours of sunshine in the summer and 8 hours in the winter months. If sightseeing is the main thing you are after in Luxor then the winter months can offer a more pleasant experience with temperatures averaging around 26 degrees. Summer temperatures may reach the mid 30s.
Book a Holiday to Luxor
Book a bargain holiday to Luxor with Voyager Travel Direct. We offer a range of holidays to a broad range of hotels in Luxor. Please call for details and prices.
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