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At each Philae Sound and Light show, the Egyptian gods and goddesses are, like Osiris, resurrected before our eyes to tell us their life stories. What would Isis say today if she learned that her temple was allowed to sit in water for many years...more
My daughter and I travelled to Egypt late April 2018, it was one of the amazing holidays made even more spectacular by our tour guide Egyptologist Michael Farah. We travelled in small buses in groups of 10 people. Our tour guide was excellent. The Pyramids...More
I attended the last showing of the light show which was in arabic, the atmosphere was incredible. You start by riding a boat to get you to the temple, where you get a beautiful view of a lighted temple at night, then when all the...More
This is really nice to see in the evening if you are trying to beat the heat but it really is so much better during the day. The audio that accompanies the light show seems a bit hokey but it's still nice to experience this...More
We travelled over to the island on a motor boat
To begin we stood facing the temple whilst the legend of Isis was told to us by actors, and various bits of the building were lit dramatically in white and green lights
The story continued...More
We were told that this was the best of the light shows previous to our trip, so we were very excited to see this show. It started at 6.30pm and lasted for an hour. The show was in 3 different parts of the temple complex,...More
Temple is beautiful. But the show was dull. Voices narrating the story of the gods, but with no relation what so ever to the lighting. I would have expected more of a graphic kinda show in our era of technology.
Better visit the temple in...More