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Address: Luxor 81111, Egypt
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This complex is comprised of three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun,...

This complex is comprised of three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun, smaller enclosed temples, several outer temples and the Second Pylon of Karnak that was built by Ramesses II.

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The greatest temple ever

I was there two days ago I visited the place twice The first one was at night to watch the magic show about the history of the place the Shaw was amazing Second one one was in... read more

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good sight, destroyed quite a bit :( Its a good sight nevertheless, I definitely recommend a visit to this beautiful piece of history.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited Karnak Temple on our holiday in Hurghada, Egypt. Only option form here to Luxor is by road and the journey is about 3/3.5 hours long. Karnak Temple is a beautiful historic site and the trip was 'made' by the guide from the company we used. Well worth the visit and would recommend the Temple to everyone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was there two days ago I visited the place twice The first one was at night to watch the magic show about the history of the place the Shaw was amazing Second one one was in the afternoon also it was fascinating Every place and every piece tells you how were those ancient Egyptians I am very proud because... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Carnac temple is the temple of the temple. The roots of all. Built by many Pharaoh through time. It s a proof that humans can make great things.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't describe how great this place is. Before you even enter the first courtyard, the outer wall takes your breath away. Don't go inside just yet - walk around the wall on the left and you'll find an entire section of beautiful imagery all along the other walls. I could have spent 3+ hours here exploring the numbers of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow, what an amazing place to visit in the (cool) evening. The Temple is light up and dramatic in a way that none of the other Egyptian temples are. Luxor takes wonderful care of this site and they're working on extending the walk of sphinx's to the original length of many kilometers.

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Thank Chris R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Impressive in scale. The trajectory from the first pylon into the innermost sanctum is awe-inspiring. The temple has been ravished, so what you see is reconstruction of pieces. Nonetheless, it's magnificent. If you choose to go with any one of the "volunteer" guides into "forbidden" areas, be prepared to pay "bakshish" (tips)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had expected a lot. We were told their Light & Sound show is superb with multiple location. We were disappointed. It was just walking, walking and walking. This could have been better managed. In my view this temple should be seen during day time. It is supposed to be the largest temple complex in the world. Need better maintenance.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This temple is amazing and specially Sound & Light was amazing you have tour leader to see your history

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful temple building. Really enjoyed it. Just like out of the history books .the people selling outside are a pain, but just say no and carry on walking

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