Aswan day excursion to Kom Ombo and Edfu
Overview about Aswan day excursion to Kom Ombo and Edfu:
Kom Ombo Temple was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world, and Haroeris or the ancient falcon headed Horus and the Edfu Temple which is considered to be the most preserved temple in Egypt.
The Temple of Kom Ombo was built on the honor of two deities the crocodile-headed Sobek, god of fertility and creator of the world, and Haroeris or the ancient falcon-headed Horus.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Aswan by your tour guide from Egypt Excursions Online to visit the Temple of Kom Ombo, It differs from other temples because of its double entrance, each one is dedicated to divinity “Haroeris” with his falcon head and “Sobek” with his crocodile head.
Then Drive to Edfu where you will visit the majestic temple dedicated to Horus (Edfu Temple) which is considered to be the best preserved cult temple in Egypt. According to Egyptian myths, it was the place where the falcon headed god Horus revenged the murder of his father Osiris by killing Seth.
After the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel in Aswan.
Pickup Time: Pickup from your hotel in Aswan 7 am
Return Time: 04:00 PM
Duration: 9 hour
Tour Type: Group Tour
Guide Lang: Professional English/Dutch, German speaking Egyptologist guide.
– Pick up service from your hotel in Aswan and return
– Professional English speaking tour guide
– Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places
– All transfers by a modern air-conditioned vehicle
– Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
– Bottled water during your trip
– All service charges and taxes
What doesn’t include?
– Any extras not mentioned in the program
– Personal expenses
What to bring?