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Sofitel Karnak Luxor Celebrates El Mouled Festival

Travellers taking Egypt holidays at the Sofitel Karnak Luxor will be able to celebrate the El Mouled Festival every Friday throughout the winter and summer months. The luxury resort will host entertainment, delicious food, and boat trips and palm reading.

Sofitel Karnak Luxor Celebrates El Mouled Festival

The Sofitel Karnak Luxor is celebrating the El Mouled Festival by providing weekly entertainment for its guests including delicious traditional cuisine, palm reading, belly dancing, and boat trips. Tourists taking Egypt holidays can celebrate the Prophet Mohammed's birthday every Friday throughout winter and summer months at the luxury resort.

The weekly Oriental-themed festival will be hosted in the O’ Nile garden terrace and will feature a fantastic programme of events including belly dancing with the Folkloric Show – Tanoura; oriental music; a snake show; traditional markets and a Shisha Corner; a sunset tour by boat on the River Nile; palm reading; and a pharaoh food corner which will allows guests to savour the delicious food that ancient Egyptian used to eat 5,000 years ago.

The Sofitel Karnak Luxor is located on the east bank of the River Nile, six kilometres from the centre of Luxor city and three kilometres from the ancient Karnak Temple.

 Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt
Image by: Simon Purdy, on Flickr

Tourists taking Egypt holidays can enjoy luxurious accommodation comprising 347 beautifully-appointed rooms and suites that feature private terraces or balconies with views of the lush gardens. Modern amenities including 24-hour room service, air conditioning, heating, phone, satellite TV, mini-bar, safe, hair dryers and bathroom with bathtub and shower.

During holidays to Egypt, guest can savour delicious cuisine at the hotel’s choice of four bars and three restaurants including O’ Nile Restaurant with an a la carte menu and terrace garden; Opet with its Paranoiac temple design and themed buffet cuisine including Italian, Asian, Sea Food, Egyptian, Oriental and French dishes; and the La Palmerie open-air restaurant which is located around the swimming pool area and offers breathtaking views of the River Nile.

Image by: andrew cansfield, on Flickr

Visitors can take part in a wide range of activities at one of the finest Egypt hotels in Luxor including tennis, football, squash, swimming and boat excursions on the River Nile. Facilities at Sofitel Karnak Luxor include meeting rooms, a fitness centre, two swimming pools, a Jacuzzi, sauna, hairdressing salon, gift shop, children’s club and indoor play area, and a spa where guests can indulge throughout holidays in Egypt.

The luxury property is one of the closest Luxor hotels to Karnak; the largest ancient religious site in the world that boasts a collection of ancient ruined temples, chapels, pylons and buildings.

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