Egypt is a country located in the African continent. It is a masterpiece of ancient history and culture, it is easily reachable from Asia, Europe, and American continents all thanks to the well connected regular flights. People plan Egypt Holidays to see the ancient wonderful monuments and the famous Egyptian culture. Followed by a rich history and architectural beauty, Egypt has been a fascinating destination for the tourists all over the globe for centuries. Egyptian government and people have always welcomed the tourists with an open heart. That is why people plan their Egypt Holidays on a regular basis.
The Pyramids of Giza are definitely the most famous structures of Egypt. They are near Cairo, the pyramids are three huge triangle shaped structures made out of stones and bricks. They are basically tombs made for queens and kings and it is believed that they are a road to the afterlife.
The Sphinx is a guardian of the Pyramids. It is a huge piece of sandstone that had been carved into a lion's body and have a human head. stone carving of a lion with a human head.The Sphinx stands for the sun of God. It is a very well protected monument and people are not allowed to come very close or to touch it.
The Valley of the Kings is located in Luxor and you must visit it on a Nile Cruise journey. It has tombs of more than 60 pharaohs. There are some famous tombs as well named as tombs of Ramses I, Amenhotep and Tutankhamen. You will find a lot of guides here whom you can hire to know about the mysteries of the ancient Egyptian culture and kings.
If you are planning a Holiday to Egypt you cannot afford to miss a Nile Cruise journey. The river Nile made the Egyptian civilization grow leaps and bounds. You can always plan a Nile Cruise journey to visit Luxor, Aswan, Temple of Hatshepsut, Temple of Horus, Valley of kings etc.