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Address: Abu Simbel, Egypt
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Private Tour: Abu Simbel by Minibus from Aswan
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Temples of King Ramses II and Queen Nefertari with Flight from Aswan
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Private Tour: Abu Simbel Flight and Tour from Aswan

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Pretty cool temple with huge statues and great place to create some memories. Definitely check it out .

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 May 2015
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015

It is an amazing place and the architecture is beautiful. I would recommend going here and checking it out.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015

Pretty cool temple with huge statues and great place to create some memories. Definitely check it out .

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Pocatello, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

Amazing to think that this temple and the Temple of Rameses were moved to prevent flooding by Lake Nasser. Abu Simbel is a "bucket" list destination for any world traveler. A visit is definetly worth the extra time and effort to get there. Be sure to indulge in a cold beer afterwards.

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Moraira
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

These temples are just amazing. We visited during the day with a guide and had the place to ourselves. What an experience! We then went back for the light and sound show which was equally quite and stunning. Fascinating history, amazing art, a not-to-be missed attraction... even if it does take three-and-a-half hours to get there. They say you can't... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015

We highly recommend this side trip from Aswan! It's a quick trip, the area is beautiful and the temples are in great condition. Fly there - don't go over land. It's faster, and you don't run the risk of the convoy being cancelled due to a sandstorm or other issues. Oh, and it's a heck of a lot faster to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois USA & Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

There are two ways to get here: by plane (quick, easy, and more expensive); or by vehicle. You join a convoy of tour buses at around 3am in the morning and go out together during the evening. This is to make sure when you get there, it is in the cooler time of the morning and you can then get... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

A description of Abu Simbel Abu Simbel: The Abu Simbel temples were built in southern Egypt. At the door to the larger temple there are four statues of the king, seated each over 21 meters tall. The smaller temple was for the goddess Hathor, it was personalised by Ramses II wife Nefatari. The temples were relocated to an artificial hill... More 

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Culebra, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

On of the best preserved - get the extra ticket. Go now. We were the only ones in the tomb. No tourists. This is the time to go to Egypt.

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Culebra, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

It is not easy to get here at present. Egyptair had limited flight - which is the easiest and most costly way to get here. There is a convoy that departs Aswan at 3:30 am - with the long drive thru the desert - both ways. It is definitely worth the effort to go and see these massive temples. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015

Eighth wonder of the world apart from early morning wake up and three hours each way on bus from Aswan.

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