Discover the Nile-side temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu on a private day trip from Aswan. With an Egyptologist guide, journey north to Kom Ombo Temple, dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and falcon-headed god Horus. Admire the stone columns, forecourt and sanctuaries, and unravel their history with your guide. After an included boxed lunch, continue to Edfu, a large cult temple to Horus. See the large pylon, court and other chambers as your guide unveils their secrets. Afterward, return to Aswan or choose an optional hotel drop-off in Luxor.
Private Kom Ombo and Edfu temples day trip from Aswan, with an Egyptologist guide
Explore Kom Ombo, a temple dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and falcon-headed Horus
Behold the hypostyle halls and vestibules with their images of crocodiles, vultures and more
Visit Edfu, a cult temple in honor of Horus built in Egypt’s Ptolemaic era
Enjoy an included boxed lunch, plus hotel pickup and drop-off in Aswan, or optional Luxor hotel drop-off
Receive the undivided attention of a private guide, with personalized commentary