Immerse yourself in the local life with a cooking lesson, learn how to make Egyptian specialities like Baba Ganough and Moilikiya.


Visit the craftwork factories and shops, alabaster, papyrus, handiwork from the oasis and women’s groups. See how these wonderful souvenirs are made, speak to the workmen and watch skills passed down father to son for generations. There are several women’s groups in Luxor who produce quality fabric and bead work, weaving, sewing and embroidery.