Things to see and do - Luxor
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Luxor Travel guide
Luxor : Michelin's recommendations
A former capital of the ancient world standing on the banks of the Nile and boasting countless treasures, Luxor has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. To the east stand the remains of the temples dedicated to Amun (Luxor, Karnak), best visited by horse-drawn carriage to fully appreciate life's pleasures under the Egyptian skies, so blue in the warm months (October-March). To the west in the Theban Mountains lie the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. After the bustle of Luxor's little streets and souk, immerse yourself in the silence of eternity!
Tourist attractions Luxor : Things to see and do
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A veritable sacred city devoted to the cult of Amun-Re, Karnak is a gigantic sanctuary dedicated to the Theban Triad. In addition to the Temple of Amun, you will also see here the temples of the goddess Mut and the god Khonsu. Karnak is one of the mo..
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Dedicated to the imperial divinity Amun, the Great Temple is surrounded by a wall 1.5km long and 800m wide. The first pylon (the temple has ten) leads to the majestic Great Court. It served as a port of call for the sacred barks, which arrived in pro..
Entrée par la Corniche ET - Louxor
The Rameses II courtyard, the colonnade and the Amenophis III courtyard alone majestically illustrate the history of this temple dedicated to the god Amun and to the celebrations in honour of Otep. Luxor Temple, linked to Karnak Temple by Sphinx Alle..
Youssef Hassan Street, East Bank ET - Luxor
The Emilio features a rooftop pool and sun terrace overlooking the River Nile and Luxor temple. All rooms are air conditioned and offer Nile and Luxor city views. Luxor Temple is located with a short driving distance from the hotel. Featuring views ..
Mohamed Farid Street ET - Luxor
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Located 5 minutes’ walk from Luxor Temple, Boomerang Hotel Luxor is 200 metres from the Nile River. The Australian-themed hotel offers free Wi-Fi and accommodation with views of the city. The air-conditioned rooms at Boomerang Hotel feature a simple..
Karnak Temple Street, East Bank ET - Luxor
Occupying a unique and privileged location in the wonderful city of Luxor, this newly-opened hotel with it's 102 rooms is set within walking distance of the River Nile and Luxor Temple. Luxor is a city full of magic and mystery, ready and waiting ..
Leisure activities Luxor
Combine a morning in Dendara where you can visit the Temple of Hathor, before continuing for an afternoon of sightseeing in Abydos, home to "The Cult of Osiris" . It is a place where most ancient Egyptians would have made a pilgrimage to at..
Prices from : 311 €
Spend eight days on a voyage down the beautiful and romantic Nile River on a cruise from Luxor to Aswan and explore the historic temples, tombs and relics of the the Upper Nile, described as the greatest outdoor museum in the world! Scheduled guide..
Prices from : 36 €
Take a half-day private tour with a qualified Egyptologist guide exploring the East Bank of Luxor. You'll see two of the most impressive temples in Upper Egypt - Karnak and Luxor, while learning about ancient Egyptian history from your own personal g..