The Nile Valley and Luxor

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  • 1. al-Kab

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Al-Kab, on the East Bank of the Nile, is the site of an impressive though imperfectly preserved town, temple area, and tombs. The site was first...Read More

  • 2. Deir al-Bahri

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut (1465–1458 BC), built by the architect Senenmut, is a sublime piece of architecture—some say the finest on...Read More

  • 3. Karnak Temples

    New Karnak | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Karnak is, without a doubt, the most complex and impressive assemblage of ancient Egyptian religious monuments. The site is divided into three...Read More

  • 4. Medinet Habu

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The mortuary temple of Ramses III (1550–332 BC) is an impressive complex that was successively enlarged from the New Kingdom down to the Ptolemaic...Read More

  • 5. Temple of Horus

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Temple of Horus is mainly from the Ptolemaic period. The temple does, however, rest on earlier foundations, which may date from the Old...Read More

  • 6. Temple of Khnum

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Temple of Khnum, which is one of the most truncated and least attractively sited Egyptian temples that you are likely to see, was constructed...Read More

  • 7. Temple of Luxor

    Corniche | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Far easier to explore and digest than the sprawling Temple of Karnak just downriver, the Luxor Temple (built between 1390 and 323 BC) stands...Read More

  • 8. Temple of Seti I

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Seti I's 19th-Dynasty temple is the northernmost of the New Kingdom mortuary temples. Son of Ramses I and father of Ramses II, Seti I was one...Read More

  • 9. The Ramesseum

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The mortuary temple of Ramses II (19th Dynasty) is one of the many monuments built by the king who so prolifically used architecture to show...Read More

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