Luxor is a city located on the eastern bank of the Nile River in southern Egypt. It is the ancient capital of the Pharaohs during the sixteenth and eleventh centuries BC. There are two huge monuments in it: the magnificent Luxor Temple and the Karnak Temple. The royal tombs are located in the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens on the west bank of the river.Luxor is distinguished as the city that has most of its effects in the open air, where you can see it while you are touring the great city With EgyptTravel Packages to Luxor You will see all the landmarks of Aswan
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Temple of Karnak
It is important to Egypt's cultural history because it was a place of worship and provides clues about ancient Egyptian religion.It was built as a temple dedicated to worshiping the gods. Being the largest building for religious purposes ever constructed, it is the most chosen and privileged place by the ancient Egyptians.
Tomb of Ramses
Ramesses II, better known as Ramesses the Great, was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who was the third ruler of the Nineteenth Dynasty. This temple was built and contains the tomb of King Ramesses.The temple's interior is decorated with engravings showing Ramesses and Nefertari paying homage to the gods and bas-reliefs depicting the Battle of Kadesh in which the Egyptian king fought against the Hittites.
- Luxor Temple is a large ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the eastern bank of the Nile River in the city of Luxor and was built around 1400 BC.It is a sacred temple for the ancient Egyptians
It was built to celebrate the Opet Festival.
The temple served as a burial site for the royal family.
Therefore, it is one of the most distinguished temples in Luxor
Valley of the Kings
The valley became a royal cemetery for the great pharaohs such as Tutankhamun, Seti I and Ramesses II, in addition to queens and high priests. The temple is considered a unique tourist attraction in terms of luxury and greatness of the building and construction in the ancient era and its distinction in that it includes many tombs of kings and queens.
it is the temple built during the reign of Pharaoh Hatshepsut of the Eighteenth Dynasty in Egypt. It is located opposite the city of Luxor, and is considered one of the masterpieces of ancient architecture. It has a sloping facade and has a series of ancient terraces. Its walls are decorated with carvings depicting scenes from the life and rule of Queen Hatshepsut, and it contains images of God at that time.
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