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Built in the 1st century BC by Ptolemy 8th and Queen Cleopatra 2nd, this ancient temple is one of the most intact in Egypt.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This temple was initially an afterthought for us, but after talking with our guide on the Nile Cruise about it, he told us that Dendera was his favorite temple and we HAD to go. He persuaded us, and after some rearranging we made it happen....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GlobalNomadMollyJohn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had only one week in Luxor. While he brought us to a restaurant the taxi driver asked whether we had already visited Dendera. We said no and explained we thought it was to far and to expensive to go there. He said we would...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JimVL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi,Folks, To get to the Temple of Hathor at the village of Dendara from Hurghada. The best way is to go there by public transport by the GO-Bus, from Nsir Street at Dahar. Most of the tourist hotel,s are north and south along the coast,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank egyptexplorer83
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The multiple tall columns - with little room for visitors they are so close together - and covered with amazing images. At the top are the cartoon-like faces of Hathor. Goofy ears and broken noses. Our guide told us that knocking off noses killed the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lcsugarfarm
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

So beautiful temple still with his original colors in a good conditions. The symbols on the temple walls and bones will till you very interesting stories.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ahmed A
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

This temple felt as a hidden secret. So few visitors. The colours are unbelievable, so vivid. A must visit is the basement chamber. Find the mysterious ”light bulp” carvings. Be prepared in odd regulations at the site. They seem to change from now and then....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 880katariinak
Reviewed 28 November 2018

It is a beautiful temple, (100LE) ,You can visited in 1 hour, you do not need to pay to take photographs, Really fascinating, unmissable, and only few people visit it

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Locy2014
Reviewed 21 November 2018

This is a beautiful temple with a lovely energy. The paintings are unique and still retain some color so you can really get an idea of what it was like back then. It's not overrun by tourists, so you have a little more breathing room...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jez09
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

A must do and see. This Temple is complete enough the give you a very good taste and idea of old Egypt. Beautiful columns and wall carvings and painted. Plan on two hours and plan on a hot day. Bring water and good shoes and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Perry H
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I think that this was my favorite place on our three week tour of Egypt. Simply have no words to describe the wondrous beauty my eyes beheld here. An amazing sense of serenity engulfs this temple. A must see for all the stories, history and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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