Best Things To Do in Luxor, Egypt

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  1. Karnak Temple

    # 1 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 1944 times in trip plans
    Karnak Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Karnak Temple , Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Situated along the banks of the Nile River, the Karnak Temple is everything  you can imagine. Dedicated to the Egyptian Gods Amun, Mut and Khonsu, the Temple is spread over some 200 acres and has...Read more

  2. Valley Of The Kings

    # 2 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 594 times in trip plans
    Valley Of The Kings

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tomb

    Address: West Bank of the Nile River, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Anywhere you look in Egyptology, you’ll come across the concept of afterlife- the journey of the soul from one world to another! That’s one of the reasons they’re mummification proce...Read more

  3. Temple Of Hatshepsut

    # 3 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 1419 times in trip plans
    Temple Of Hatshepsut

    Tags: Religious Site, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Street Deir al-Bahri, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Surrounded by steep and rugged limestone cliffs, the Temple of Hatshepsut is named after its creator. Although there have been many queens in Egypt, there have been none like Queen Hatshepsut. While a...Read more

  4. Luxor Temple

    # 4 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 1405 times in trip plans
    Luxor Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Kornish Al Nile, Luxor City, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Yet another temple dedicated to the Gods Amun, Mut and Khonsu, the Luxor Temple was especially built to celebrate the Opet Festival, which is where all three Gods come together in a reunion. Two phara...Read more

  5. Luxor Museum

    # 5 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 1542 times in trip plans
    Luxor Museum

    Tags: Museum, Tomb

    Address: Corniche el Nil. East Bank, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    When you visit the Luxor Museum, don’t be disappointed by its size; it’s a lot smaller than the museum you’ll see in Cairo, but just as spectacular mind you! Catch the Wall of Akhena...Read more

  6. Medinet Habu

    # 6 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 514 times in trip plans
    Medinet Habu

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point, Memorial

    Address: Luxor Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Also known as the Mortuary Temple of Ramses III in English, this is a second huge temple complex after Karnak, in Egypt. However, information says it is the least visited destination whereas it does d...Read more

  7. Tomb Of Tutankhamun

    # 7 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 538 times in trip plans
    Tomb Of Tutankhamun

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tomb

    Address: Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Situated in the Valleys of the Kings, the Tomb of Tutankhamun was first discovered by Howard Carter and Lord Carnavon, in the year 1922. The boy pharaoh Tutankhamun’s mummy is said to be adorned...Read more

  8. Avenue Of Sphinxes

    # 8 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 713 times in trip plans
    Avenue Of Sphinxes

    Tags: Landmark, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: Between the Karnak and Luxor temples,Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located between Karnak temple complex and Luxor temple, Avenue of Sphinxes is the site where commercial processions were held. Though the site connects one of the oldest temples of Luxor, still the si...Read more

  9. Deir Al-medina

    # 9 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 639 times in trip plans
    Deir Al-medina

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tomb

    Address: New Valley Governorate, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Creating so many tombs and temples around the city was not an easy job. Huge groups of artisans worked and gave their best effort to build such awe-inspiring historical sites. However, these artisans ...Read more

  10. Sound And Light Show At Karnak

    # 10 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 3120 times in trip plans
    Sound And Light Show At Karnak

    Tags: Entertainment, Stage Show

    Address: Abol-Hoal Sqaure- Nazlet El-Semman

    Timings: 07:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The show takes you to a historical journey where you get to know about the lifestyle of pharaohs, the history of Thebes and so on. This show is absolutely in Hollywood style. So you are surely going t...Read more

  11. Tombs Of The Nobles

    # 11 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 489 times in trip plans
    Tombs Of The Nobles

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tomb

    Address: West Bank near Ramesseum | Gurna, Luxor,Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Scattered on the rocky hills on the West Bank of Luxor, the valley of the Nobles is located. The term noble was given to the as it was the burial ground of foremen, priests, soldiers, officials and pr...Read more

  12. Ramesseum Or Mortuary Temple Of Ramses I I

    # 12 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 510 times in trip plans
    Ramesseum Or Mortuary Temple Of Ramses I I

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    One of the largest and best preserved temples of Luxor, this million year old mansion is located in the Theban necropolis in Upper Egypt, across the River Nile. History says the temple belonged to the...Read more

  13. Karnak Open Air Museum

    # 13 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 573 times in trip plans
    Karnak Open Air Museum

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Specialty Museum

    Address: Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 06:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Located in the extreme north-west corner of the Precinct of Amon-Re, within Karnak temple complex, this open air museum is situated. A tour within the entire museum will let you see a reconstructed st...Read more

  14. Temple Of Merenptah

    # 14 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 500 times in trip plans
    Temple Of Merenptah

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site

    Address: West Bank of Luxor, Luxor, Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This temple falls on the way to the Valley of the Kings, behind Amenhotep’s temple. The king was the successor of Ramses II in 1213 and ruled for 10 years. However, in the 19th century, Egyptian...Read more

  15. Temple Of Montu Enclosure

    # 15 of 57 Things To Do in Luxor | Added 489 times in trip plans
    Temple Of Montu Enclosure

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Nile Valley: Luxor , Egypt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Karnark Temple complex has four main temple enclosures and temple of Montu enclosure is one of them. History says, the temple is an Egyptian temple, dedicated to the worship of Monthu. The total area ...Read more

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