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Address: Luxor 81111, Egypt
Phone Number: 1000161564
Description: This complex is comprised of three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun...
This complex is comprised of three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun, smaller enclosed temples, several outer temples and the Second Pylon of Karnak that was built by Ramesses II.
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Private Tour: Luxor East Bank, Karnak and Luxor Temples

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Massive , massive massive! Totally unable to place a scale on the size of this place.We were the only ones there on the most scorching hot day and it was haunting, spiritual and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Massive , massive massive! Totally unable to place a scale on the size of this place.We were the only ones there on the most scorching hot day and it was haunting, spiritual and mind blowing.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This is an amazing place but I will start off with the negative. Somehow, the people who run the upkeep of the temple allow street traders into the square that you reach before the temple, we had 5 minutes of 'no thankyou' to these guys and eventually bought a small item just so they would leave us alone only to... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

we went here fairly early in the day due to how hot it was when we visited (Jul 15). I've done the sound and light show before but this was the first time during the day, wow i had no idea this place was so big and so impressive. Bring a guide, plenty of water and spend a few hours... More 

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

When visiting Karnak, you are paying a visit to the heart of Egypt during the New Kingdom. This huge temple complex was the center of the ancient faith while power was concentrated at Thebes and its significance is reflected in its enormous size. In addition to its religious significance, it also served as a treasury, administrative center, and palace for... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

An astonishing feat of natural construction - monumental in every sense of the word. Hard to conceive how long ago this was made, and with what minimal technology. A good guide helps a great deal - find the best you can through your hotel.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This is a beautiful and immense complex full of history and mystery. We visited both day and during the night for a light and sound show that was wonderfully done and a bit eerie with the warm desert wind blowing and the date palms swaying. Don't miss it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Really a spectacle place to visit. Hieroglyphs are everywhefe and you can see the history of the egyptian empire written everywhere. The place was though filled with teenagers when my group tour went. So be prepared to have your photo taken occasionally and sometimes followed around by them.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Of the very many architectural treasures to be found within a ten-mile radius of Luxor, Karnak is arguably the finest; to do it justice would require several days of careful exploration. A three-hour tour with a local guide serves good purpose however, and there is enough time physically to get round the site and to be shown some of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This place is really big and it is recommended to bring your own guide, else all kind of people would sell you anything. The place is not self explanatory so it is advisable with guide. You will also miss a lot of nice details just walking around in your own. Amazing to build something this size for worship and offering... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Amazing insight into this ancient culture, well preserved and on a colossal scale. As with all ancient Egyptian ruins, has a more secret esoteric side, the central chamber aligning with the sun. You need to go with a guide to make sense of it all.

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Address: Luxor 81111, Egypt
Phone Number: 1000161564
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Nile River Valley  >  Luxor

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