Colossi of Memnon - Trips in Egypt

Colossi Of Memnon

Colossi of Memnon History The two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III who ruled Egypt during the 18th dynasty are called “Colossi of Memnon”. They are located in the west of Luxor and directly face the Nile River. They are 18 meters high & each one of them weighs more than 720 tons and […]

Luxor Museum

Luxor Museum Location Luxor Museum Located on the east bank of the Nile between Karnak temple and Luxor Temple, parallel to the Corniche street overlooking the Nile IS The House of Wonder, Magic & Beauty “ the Infamous Luxor Temple”,  you can pay a visit to Luxor Museum while sailing on a Nile cruise. Luxor […]

Valley of The Queens

Valley of the Queens  Facts This terrific site was known in the ancient as Ta-Set-Neferu, which means “the place of beauty” and it also has different names including Biban el-Harim, Biban el-Sultanat, and Wadi el-Melikat. It was the place, where the ancient Egyptians used to bury the wives of the ancient pharaohs. The main Wadi […]

Valley of The Nobles

Information about Valley of The Nobles Valley of the Nobles is located on the west bank of Luxor in an area called Sheik Abd El-Korna and it includes around 500 tombs of Theban Nobles and high officials in ancient Egypt. The tombs of the valley of the nobles were dug in the mountain that is […]

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Thebes City

Thebes City of The Living Thebes City was located in the east side of the Nile around 800 km from the south of the Mediterranean Sea. It was known as Waset to the ancients. To have a look at the ruins of Thebes, you have to pay a visit to modern Luxor by a majestic […]

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Dendera Temple

Things you don’t know about Dendera Temple This complex is located about 2.5 kilometers southeast of Dendera, Egypt. It is considered the best-preserved temple in Egypt. Dendera Temple is sited about 60 kilometers north of Luxor opposite the modern town of Qena. The Description of the Temple The complex is totally surrounded by a hefty […]

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The Great Abydos Temple

Abydos Temple Overview Abydos Temple is considered one of the most ancient Egyptian cities that is located about 11 kilometers west of the Nile. The sacred city of Abydos was the most important archeological sites in Egypt as it contained many ancient temples just like Umm el Qa’ab. Abydos is known today with the temple […]

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Queen Hatshepsut Temple

Hatshepsut Temple History There is simply nothing that can match the beauty and elegance of Hatshepsut temple. It is an ancient example of pure visual architecture the temple is able to reach the highest level of perfection and is one of Egypt’s incomparable monuments. It was built by Queen Hatshepsut during the 18th dynasty in […]

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Karnak Temple

Karnak Temple was known as Ipet-isu by the ancient Egyptians which means “The Most Select of Places“. It is the temples city that was built over 2000 years and was dedicated to Amun, Mut, and Khonsu. Some uneducated ancient Egyptians considered this temple, the place of gods. It contains a vast mix of decayed temples, chapels, […]

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Luxor Temple

Luxor temple is the most significant religious Egyptian temple that was built by Amenhotep III (1390-1352 BC). Its construction was completed by Tutankhamun (1336-1327 BC) and Horemheb (1323-1295 BC). It is located on the east bank of the Nile River in Luxor city, which was known as Thebes. It is the reason why Luxor has […]