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Temple of Karnak

Luxor 81111, Egypt
+20 100 016 1564
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The karnak temple is one the distinguished identifying marks of Luxor in Egypt, where each of consecutive kings tried to make his temple most magnificent so as to be so distinguished than his predecessor, so the Karnak temples changed to a complete guide and collection showing the development stages of ancient Egyptian art and distinguished pharaonic architecture.
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Luxor 81111, Egypt
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is very attractive as a religious complex that shows antique periode technology and people are more educated ,planned and powerful as we thought and guessed. In Quran as we learned as a muslim ; God says us ‘’ we created more intelligent educated...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Karnak is truly amazing. It is temples within temples, with monumental obelisks, columns, statues, carvings of multiple Pharaohs.

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Reviewed yesterday

It had been nearly 30 years since I was last in Luxor and I was stunned, again, by this temple complex. It boggles the mind what was accomplished here. A real highlight for my son was asking around to various guards and having a back...More

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Reviewed yesterday

You must see this temple. I was so impressed by huge columns with hieroglyphs and obelisks. I did walk there from the Luxor downtown (Pavilion Winter Palace Hotel) around 45 min - 1-hour walk depends on your walking speed. It is a bit crowded attraction....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was in awe the entire time just imagining the history of this place. The 134 columns are more magnificent than I imagined. It takes a good hour to go in and take the place in. Don’t be afraid to wander around a little and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ragab was an incredibly informative guide. He spent quite a bit of time with us and allowed us to do some exploring on our own. He made us feel very comfortable. his driver, Sayeed was also very efficient . I would definitely recommend him to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Karnak temple complex at Luxor developed over more than 1,000 years, principally between the Twelfth and Twentieth Dynasties. It was, at its peak, the largest and most important religious complex in ancient Egypt. The most significant structure of this temple complex and considered as...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

These are remarkable as have been there thousands of years and cover a big area. This was a remarkable find as have ben covered for a long time

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Temple of Karnak is simply staggering, I can't imagine what it would have been like in it's original condition. The scale of the building is unbelievable, especially when considering the age and methods used for construction. It's a must see for any visit to...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Karnak temple and lake therein speak of the ingenuity in building this complex. The Asterisk are awesome one of wwhich has been shifted to Istanbul.

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stacey j
April 3, 2018|
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Response from dr_irena_odc | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stacey. Yes, it will be possible to access the Karnak Temple with with a stroller, but please be advised it's a cobblestone pavement, so not so even by the most part. When I was there, I've seen wheel-chairs being used... More
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