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Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temples

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Key Highlights

  • Watch the spectacle of sound and light at the Karnak Temples
  • This popular excursion is a wonderful way to visit the Karnak Temples and learn about their history
  • Hotel pick up and drop off and transport to the Karnak Temples is included
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    3 hours

    Start time

    05:30pm

    Meeting Point

    Your hotel in Luxor (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

    Ending Point

    Tour returns to the original departure point

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    This remarkable show presents the history of the Karnak temple in commentary, light and music. It narrates the chronicles of the eternal city of Thebes (now known as Luxor), whose ancient monuments are living testimony to its historical importance. The show starts with the story of the founding of the city of Thebes and the birth of Karnak.

    The scene then shifts to the works commissioned by the Great Pharaoh, followed by a poetic description of the biggest edifice ever known to have been erected on pillars. Real events from the past are retold as a story to bring alive the history of the Karnak Temple.

    Itinerary

    After sunset, you will be picked up in an air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel in Luxor. Accompanied by a guide, you will be taken for a sound and light show at Karnak Temples.

    This interesting show narrates in words, light and music, the history of the Karnak Temple. It displays the past of the eternal city of Thebes (modern Luxor) whose ancient monuments are a living evidence of its historical importance. The show starts with a historic introduction on the foundation of the city of Thebes and the birth of Karnak, then shifts to the works done by the Great Pharaoh, followed by a poetic description of the biggest edifice ever known to be erected on pillars. The show is presented in Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Japanese.

    After the show, you will be dropped back to your hotel in Luxor.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Hotel pick up and drop off in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entance to the show
    • English, French, Italian & German speaking guide
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.