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Sound and Light Show at Karnak Temples

Limited Availability Available in English Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    05:30pm

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    Tour returns to the original departure point

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

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

  • 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

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.

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