Walking In the Pharaoh's Footsteps - 1 Week in Luxor, Egypt

Group 6 Luxor, Egypt
Spring, Fall
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About the location

Luxor is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Egypt and is home to the Valley of the Kings, Karnak and Luxor Temple, and many other ancient ruins. This is the perfect destination for any explorer or history lover who wants to immerse themselves in the past of Egypt and its modern culture. Whether you want to explore the ancient ruins, sail down the Nile River, or experience the traditional food, this is the perfect destination for you! 

Guide Highlights

Insider's Guide to Experiencing the Historical Sites

This guide contains tips for the top archaeological sites for the explorers who want to experience the magic and culture of ancient Egypt.

Tips for Cultural Immersion and Common Scams

This guide contains tips for authentic experiences that will make you feel like a local and see Egypt in a brand new way.

Guide Summary

In this guide you will discover the top destinations and sites to visit while in Luxor, with insider's tips to making the most of your experience and immersing yourself into the history of ancient Egypt. You will also find a plentitude of off-the-beaten path cultural experiences and tips for safety, connecting with locals, and learning opportunities for families with children. This guide also includes the common scams you may encounter in Luxor, top restaurants, and the best hotels to stay in.

To see the magic and fun that awaits you in Egypt check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uWE9YfnVAcQ

Featured in this guide

UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Group 31 Museums
Group 39 Art
Group 14 Hidden Gems
Group 32 Historical
Group 33 Walkable
Group 13 Public transportation

Great for these trips

Cultural / Historical
Family with kids
Family without kids
Active / Adventure


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  • Guide Architect

    Kaitlin Murray

    Kaitlin Murray

    My name is Kaitlin, I'm a 21-year-old explorer, 4x author, speaker, curriculum designer, and global citizen. I have been traveling my entire life since I was born, visiting 100 countries and learning through alternative education based on experiences, adventure, and cultures. I am the author of Sparks of Wisdom, a book about experiencing the magic of travel. Since 2015, I've been volunteering with Syrian and Afghan refugees, co-founding the non-profit Kids Unite 4 Hope and giving back while exploring. I created the Global Nomadic Education program designed for traveling families who want to have an alternative education and am passionate about cultural intelligence and creating cultural understanding. I have recently launched Changemaker Odyssey, a global learning platform for youth around the world.

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