3 days devoted to visits to Luxor.
visit the temple of Karnak: the most gigantic place of worship in the world.
A god “Amun Ra>> has been the” master of work>> with his wife Mut and son Khonsu. Champollion himself noted: “No people, ancient or modern, has developed the art of architecture on a scale so sublime, as large and grandiose. they conceive of men 100 feet high and we have no more than 5 feet 8 inches!>>
night visit to the Temple of Luxor, excellent lighting highlights this temple of the party, of the love generation of the world
two passages on the west bank of the eternity
1. one for the Valley of the Kings visit the pharaohs. the new empire, the king’s funerary temple separated them from their graves. for those who wish, we will take the path of the procession, the grand promenade (1h walk) offer magnificent views of the funerary temples _ especially that of Queen Hatshepsut, the Nile valley and the valley of kings.
Visit some empty tomb in the Theban mountains pyramid: the mert – seger “one who loves the silence>>.
stop village of alabaster or we will see artisans working by hand this wonderful translucent gypsum (still has fond memories away).
visit the best preserved of the most evocative of funerary temples, that of Rameses III Medinet Habu. typical lunch near the temple.
2. the other a meeting of nobles in their houses of eternity, real gems, each is described that that was his earthly life to pursue and sublimate in the to-of. we meet a remarkable sculptor who knows, in the limestone, burn, magnifying the scenes we’ve seen.
Returning to the right bank, stop at Colossi of Memnon.
At Luxor we will visit as an institute of papyrus, a perfume factory, a jeweler, the bookseller of ABOUDY, we can walk in the souks … ..
We witness the sound and light of Karnak. Back to Cairo by plane night at the hotel ..