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Amazing roof colors

It is one of the most beautiful temples, deserve the visit, it is about 120 mins away from downtown... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
Mohamed E
via mobile
90 minute drive from Luxor

You can either take a taxi or go on a tour to this site (best to go on a tour to see also Abydos... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
Rodman100
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

It is one of the most beautiful temples, deserve the visit, it is about 120 mins away from downtown luxor, and it is not crowded, that's why I enjoyed it

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Reviewed June 11, 2017

You can either take a taxi or go on a tour to this site (best to go on a tour to see also Abydos Temple). Entry fee is only LE40. There has been some restoration work done on the ceiling to bring back the artwork...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2017

The Temple of the goddess Hathor at Dendera is one of the highlights of a trip to Egypt - it is one of the very best preserved temples in the Ancient Egyptian style, though actually nearly all of what one can see was constructed under...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2017

40 le for entrance and 20 le for photography tripod allowed Simply the best- if you want to be left alone to explore the spacious compound of this ancient temple then this is it. I ca't say that it is not popular with tourists but...More

Thank WMBandit
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Reviewed January 12, 2017

Visited on our way back from Luxor to the Red Sea. Having seen quite a few of Luxor's sights, I think this is better. Alot of work is being done to remove the soot and grime from past fires from the walls and ceilings and...More

Thank lI0ve2h0liday
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Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited this temple yesterday ,after going to Abydos first, this place is amazing and well worth the visit. I would recommend anyone who goes near Luxor, to stop off in qena and visit ,historical and peaceful.

Thank ryanc3
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

Amazing temple with magic atmosphere.... The trip to Dendera temple was great. Again we went and used Happy Egypt Travel service as we did in the past. We enjoyed the coach with a decent driver Mr. Abdul and professional and respectful tour guide Mr. Ahmed....More

Thank RadkaBrno
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Reviewed March 31, 2016

The temple of Khat Khor ,dedicated to the goddess of love Hathor is one place you should not miss, walking down the long pathway/avenue to the temple gives you the impression that this place was of some reverence when it was built,still gives a great...More

2  Thank mickknap
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

We were on a cruise on the nile Near luxor and this temple was a mentioned but no real detail, they had told us that we were going to a factory so they could flog us things but the temple came as a total surprise...More

Thank RussellBristol
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Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

The temple is dedicated to the goddess of love, Hathor and is filled with columns bearing the head of the goddesses and painted etchings. On the back outside wall of the temple is a portrait of Cleopatra and Marc Anthony with Ceasarion, Cleopatra's son by...More

Thank Andrea W
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