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Avenue of Sphinxes

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Avenue of Sphinxes

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between the Karnak and Luxor temples, Luxor Egypt
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Full Day Tour to East and West Banks of Luxor
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Full Day Tour to East and West Banks of Luxor

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See the highlights of Luxor on this full-day tour of to the East and West Banks of the Nile. Explore the city's magnificent temples, tombs, and monuments in the company of an Egyptologist guide. Includes visits to the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, and Karnak Temple.
$100.00 per adult
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Free Spirit wrote a review Dec 2020
1,730 contributions530 helpful votes
You can see it but not walk down it. Worth a look. Located in Luxor Temple. They are doing some sort of reconstruction.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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a h wrote a review Dec 2020
Australia1,066 contributions165 helpful votes
This avenue is still being excavated so expect even more major developments. Best to see at night from the temple side
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Wael wrote a review Dec 2020
25 contributions7 helpful votes
Oh my god.really its very very cleaver old Egyptian peaple who build this sphanx.im sure i will visit again and again
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Date of experience: November 2020
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DEK_29 wrote a review Sep 2020
Brisbane, Australia1,087 contributions1,051 helpful votes
The Avenue of the Sphinxes is the ancient way that links Luxor Temple to Karnak Temple. The avenue its self is an interesting piece of history that sank beneath centuries of silt deposits from the annual Nile inundation to being re-found by modern archaeologists. Our hotel, the Nefertiti Hotel was situated right on the road next to the avenue which gave us splendid views up and down the avenue. During a night visit to Luxor Temple, I went for a short walk along the avenue to see some of the sphinxes up close. definately worh a close up look.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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alexandresfcpg wrote a review Jul 2020
Praia Grande, SP625 contributions131 helpful votes
É a avenida que ligava os Templos de Luxor e Karnak, hoje só existem algumas esfinges na entrada do Templo de Karnak, a avenida não existe mais. It is the avenue that connected the Temples of Luxor and Karnak, today there are only a few sphinxes at the entrance to the Temple of Karnak, the avenue no longer exists.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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