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 Tempel - Trips in Egypt

Luxor Museum

Luxor Museum Built-in 1975 by the order of President Gamal Abd Al Nasser to solve the storage Problems in the Cairo Museum and that’s how the city Of Luxor gained a new Museum. The Luxor Museum is a two-story Building contains various artifacts of the Highest quality that goes back in time to more than 4000 [...]

Valley of The Queens Facts - The Tomb of Queen Nefertari

Valley of The Queens

Valley of the Queens Facts The valley of the Queens 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 [...]

Information about Valley of The Nobles - Tombs of The Nobles at Luxor

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. Tombs of The Nobles at Luxor The tombs of the valley of the nobles were […]

Thebes City - Trips in Egypt

Thebes City

Thebes City has located on the east side of the Nile around 800 km from the south of the Mediterranean Sea. It was known as Waset to the ancients. Thebes was the main capital of Egypt during the middle & the New Kingdoms of ancient Egypt. It was rich with different mineral resources and it [...]

Hathor Temple at Dendera Temple Complex - Trips in Egypt

Dendera Temples Complex

Dendera temple complex is located about 2.5 kilometers southeast of Dendera, Egypt. It is considered the best-preserved temple in Egypt. Dendera temple complex is sited about 60 kilometers north of Luxor opposite the modern town of Qena. What You Can See inside Dendera Temple Complex: The complex of Dendera temple is totally surrounded by a [...]

Abydos Temple Facts | Temple of Seti | Abydos Temple History

The Great Abydos Temple

The History of Abydos Temple 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 site in Egypt as it contained many ancient temples just like Umm el Qa’ab. Abydos is known today with [...]

Hatshepsut Temple Facts | Hatshepsut Temple History | Hatshepsut Temple Luxor

Queen Hatshepsut Temple

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

Karnak Temple Facts | Karnak Temple History | Karnak Temple of Luxor

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, [...]

Luxor Temple History | Luxor Temple Facts | Luxor Temple Construction

Luxor Temple

Luxor temple is the most significant religious Egyptian temple that was built by Amenhotep III. Its construction was completed by King Tutankhamun and Horemheb. It is located on the east bank of the Nile River in Luxor city, which was known as Thebes.  Luxor temple was considered, "The Place of the First Occasion", where the [...]