Excursions between Al-Minya and Asyut – Hermopolis Magna

Hermopolis Magna Bild 1Hermopolis Magna: Near the village of Al Ashmunin (420 km north of Luxor) are the ruins of the former capital of the 15th Egyptian province. The settlements date back to the year 2500 BC.

More informations about this place can be found at Wikipedia.

Note:  On the way from Luxor to the north to Hermopolis Magna, you will also pass Tell el-Armarna and the temples of Dandarah and Abydos. You can visit them cost-effectively with our adventure package “Northern Egypt – from Luxor to Al Minya”, which also leads you to the rock tombs of Beni Hasan.


Distance from Luxor (return trip from Luxor including stay):

Road:  1 day,  Ship: 4 days


Booking-ID:  L0140,    Price examples:

  • 1 adult (high season/full board/car) : a total of 2.330 LE
  • 2 adults (high season/full board/car):   a total of 2.540 LE