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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 yesterday via mobile

“Must see” sight for anyone visiting Egypt. Not only the adults, but also the teenagers where impressed with the history of this place. You guide recommended.

Thank Luckytower
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in Luxor for 1 week and visited most of the Temples around, but Karnak is awe inspiring especially if you do the Tour at Night. Our guide was brilliant in describing everything in detail, really gave us a good insight into its History.

Thank SharonKirkpatrick
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The temple is magnificent,showing the Patel of kadish and explaining the glory of Ramsis the 2nd. It is really something to see.

Thank Tarek H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything is so big and breathtaking in the Karnak Temple from the moment you set your foot there till the moment you leave. The Egyptians really were masters in create masterpieces!!

Thank argiro_p_02
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another great visit to an Egyptian Temple. beautiful art and carvings So much to see and admire. Have to see to believe, pictures do not do it justice.

Thank timdean3
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I accompanied by our guide Azza (who can be contacted through Luxor Taxis), spent 4 hours in the Temple of Karnak. Put simply, the temple covers a vast area and is stunning. There are too many temples, hieroglyphics, obelisks, and huge statues...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved this temple and all the fantastic details and history behind every inch of it. It is a must to have a good guide though as there is no certain other way to enjoy and know what is behind the scenes

Thank LydiaM1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Absolutely a fantastic site. You cannot image the magnitude of the structure without being there. Be sure you have a well qualified guide to lead you through the temple.

Thank Principalbob
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely huge out door temple. But I would advise to go early as possible and take a guide. There were guides at the entrance for reasonable prices for an hour tour. The later you are there the more tour buses arrive and with that...More

Thank 347eastman
Reviewed 4 days ago

one of the biggest temple all over the world has also a lot of monuments and also you can do a lot of advantages like taking pictures and so on

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Don A
28 January 2018|
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Response from Bishoy H | Reviewed this property |
There is also a night show @ 7
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Mohamed F
7 January 2018|
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Response from Adel A | Reviewed this property |
I used a horse carriage for 10 Egyptian pounds to get to Karnak from Luxor temple (Dec 2017). You can either choose that or a taxi or simply walk, it's not more than 3km walk by the river nile.
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bhagat-Ashok
14 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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