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A mortuary temple dedicated to the longest ruling female of Ancient Egypt, Queen Hatshepsut. The temple is decorated with statues, sphinxes, and reliefs, which have been meticulously restored over time.
Luxor 23512, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Make sure you have plenty of water there especially if you have young kids. Our guide for our Luxor visit was very knowledgeable and detailed in his explanations, he was even quizzing our kids at the end of each story about the temple we are...More

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 1 week ago

It looks modern, but it is very old. This is the mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut (1479-1458 BCE) at Deir el-Bahri. It stands out as one of the most impressive.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw this well known land mark from our hot air balloon ride that morning. Some parts were being restored while we were there.

Thank JohnandMichelle87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admittedly, I knew nothing about Hatshepsut before coming here, so I am glad that I had a knowledgeable guide! Learning about this female pharaoh was so interesting and the temple itself was majestic. Definitely come here if you're in the Valley of the Kings!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited early afternoon and it was hot hot hot so take plenty of water and cover for your head! Don’t engage with the people at the top as they offered to take a pic of me and my hubby then charged us for doing so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a stunning place looks like a film set be warned we went 2nd week in July it was so hot take plenty of water

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many fascinating sights to see when visiting Luxor, Egypt that you could easily spend a week or more in the area. Although the Valley of the Kings and Karnak Temple are absolute must-see’s, the Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of...More

Thank LivingThe Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just beautiful. In this place is so much heat, but you must see this. From this temple you can see luxor and River nile. No questions about visiting this place.

Thank BowmanSVK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this temple as part of a day trip to Luxor from Hurghada, taking in the Valley Of The Kings and other temples too. With Karnak Temple being spread out, this one was a sight to behold as it's grand steps lead up to...More

Thank MW_nomad
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Massive structure, Recently restored temple but there is a lot still left to restore. Good spot for admiring the landscape around the temple. Watch out for the hot sun.

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December 9, 2015|
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Response from canadianexile | Reviewed this property |
While Bill's answer is true for many of the historic temples in Egypt, Hatshepsut's Temple in the Valley of the Kings is slightly different. According to our guide, Hatshepsut's Temple suffered a lot of damage from an... More
November 21, 2015|
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Response from KeithinSydney2011 | Reviewed this property |
hello...yes it did...I think about 50 egp...( approx. 8 AUD )...nearly all tourist sites have an entrance fee. If u go to see Hatshepsut's place do NOT get involved with the 'guides' at the top all too willing to take a... More