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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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+20 100 016 1564
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went there as part of an overnight tour off an Azamara cruise. However, we only went to the Light & Sound show. We did not have time to go to the Temple during the day which was too day. I think I would have rather...More

Thank AZ-LGE
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful, Enormous place. Must visit without fail. You need a guide and need to spend atleast 4-5 hours in the temple to understand and get into the historical era

Thank JincyVarghese
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The second largest temple complex in the world is also the second most visited place in Egypt. And why not! It's huge. It was built by 30 Pharaohs and Kings. Layers and layers of history is written in its walls and Colonnades. You can never...More

Thank Doc_Subhajit17
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the walk around we didn't use a tour guide just bought the entrance tickets and a taxi driver we felt safe walking around didn't get hassled at all , ok you don't have the history talk but still found it interesting and...More

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very old Temple built by the Pharaoes from Ramsy II till Alexander. It was in ruins but now well preserved with the largest hall of the time.

Thank Mahesh G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Karnak was amazing. They are doing some restoration there but still lots to see, this site was bigger than I thought it would be.

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 5 days ago

very nice temple, remember to visit the lake in the temple which was used by the priests for ritual washing, interesting.

Thank Hruos
Reviewed 5 days ago

I went there, while staying in Hurghada. You need time to really enjoy. If you can, go in the morning. Such a beautiful place.

Thank jndaltoe
Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking among the towering series of 134 columns in the Temple of Karnak was really an awesome experience! It is difficult to comprehend how such an ancient civilization could design and build such an enormous building with structures like this! Personally I felt that this...More

Thank Dao1949
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I completely loved Karnak. This, is a very special place to visit. We wandered around, in wonderment. A guide showed us through a door to see further amazing treasures and even picked fresh figs from a tree for us to enjoy at sundown. Then off...More

Thank AraBahama
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bhagat-Ashok
15 October 2017|
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Response from Lms_La | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the time you have to spend in Egypt. We took time to visit Cairo, Luxor and Aswan, and with so much to see we needed to squeeze in things when we could. Enjoy.
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mjfitzp01
4 September 2016|
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Response from Arch K | Reviewed this property |
I was last there in April, traveling on my own. There is no reason to be any more concerned in Egypt than in any other place. There are so few tourists visiting Egypt, everybody you meet will be glad to see you, polite... More
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