Discover one of the ancient Pharaonic temples and historical sights of the greatest civilization there ever was earth with an amazing tour to Tell El Amarna the capital city founded by Akhenaton, – tombs of the nobles at Beni Hassan
In the early morning, you will be picked up from your hotel in Cairo by an air-conditioned vehicle tour guide towards el Menya “around 4 hrs. Driving”.
Upon arrival, you will start your tour by visiting the tombs of the nobles at Beni Hasan which are carved in the rock of mountains.
There are 39 tombs in this area, the most important are the tombs of Kheti, Baquet, Khnumhotep, and Amenemhet.
Then going to visit Tell El Amarna where the ruins of the city that was constructed by Akhenaten and ýhis wife Queen Nefertiti built their city “Akhet-Aten” which means Aten’s Horizon to be the center of the cult of the sun god, ýAten.
Going to visit the well-preserved tombs in this area such as the tombs of Ahmose, Huya, Mery-Re I, and Ay.
These tombs are well decorated and have colorful scenes of King Akhenaten’s in different actions and rituals. Then begin our way back to Cairo by the air-conditioned vehicle and dropped off at the hotel to stay.
*If you are a group of 8 people and more please contact us for a special price.