The Nile Valley and Luxor Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Nile Valley and Luxor - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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The Theban Necropolis 18

Luxor 4

Abydos 2

Edfu 1

Esna 1

al-Kab 1

Tuna al-Gebel 1

Al-Ashmunayn (Hermopolis) 1

Tel el Amarna 1

Beni Hasan 1

Dendera 1

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Archaeological Site/ Ruins 21

Cemetery 13

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Colossi of Memnon

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Standing (sitting, actually) over 50 feet tall, these seated statues of the great Amenhotep III are the most significant vestiges of...

Deir al-Bahri

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut (1465–1458 BC), built by the architect Senenmut, is a sublime piece of architecture—some say the...

Karnak Temples

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Karnak is, without a doubt, the most complex and impressive assemblage of ancient Egyptian religious monuments. The site is divided into...

Medinet Habu

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The mortuary temple of Ramses III (1550–332 BC) is an impressive complex that was successively enlarged from the New Kingdom down to...

Temple of Horus

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The Temple of Horus is mainly from the Ptolemaic period. The temple does, however, rest on earlier foundations, which may date from the...

Temple of Khnum

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The Temple of Khnum, which is one of the most truncated and least attractively sited Egyptian temples that you are likely to see, was...

Temple of Luxor

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Far easier to explore and digest than the sprawling Temple of Karnak just downriver, the Luxor Temple (built between 1390 and 323 BC)...

Temple of Seti I

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Seti I's 19th-Dynasty temple is the northernmost of the New Kingdom mortuary temples. Son of Ramses I and father of Ramses II, Seti I...

The Ramesseum

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The mortuary temple of Ramses II (19th Dynasty) is one of the many monuments built by the king who so prolifically used architecture...

Tomb of Amun-her-khepeshef

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

This tomb was built for a prince who was a son of Ramses III (20th Dynasty). His tomb's wall paintings have very bright and lively colors...

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