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The capital of Egypt during the Middle and New Kingdoms. Inludes monuments of Karnak and Luxor.
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5 Jun 2012
“a place you will never forget”
9 Feb 2011
“breathtaking”
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Reviewed 5 June 2012

great temple and it becomes more interesting when read its history

5  Thank Ashrafmamdouh
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Reviewed 9 February 2011

I had seen numerous photos and T.V documentaries showing Karnak and the incredible temple complex,but nothing could prepare me for actually seeing it for myself.It is breathtaking.

5  Thank thesaint1954
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Reviewed 18 November 2009

If you are interested in Ancient Egyptian history, or Unesco World Heritage Sites then Ancient Thebes and its Necropolis is a must see. Although people usually think of The Great Pyramids when they think of Egypt, they will recognize Karnak and Thebes as one of...More

9  Thank Missjanny
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Reviewed 30 October 2009

Everthing we saw in Luxor was unbelievable. It is difficult to imagine how the ancient Egyptians were able to achieve all they did and how great it is to still be able to see some of it. We were in Luxor for two days. We...More

5  Thank cjpenguin
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Reviewed 25 October 2009

Even though I visited in some of the hottest Summer weather, this did not deter me from having the experience of a lifetime; I have never seen anything like it. The historical and cultural enormity combined with the sheer aesthetic beauty are absolutely superb and...More

6  Thank PAULJOHNSONSkegness
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Reviewed 24 October 2009

Take the little "train" up to explore the Tomb of the young King Tut at the Valley of the Kings, but don't miss Valley of the Queens were you can see the rich vibrant colors of ancient Egypt in the tomb of Nefertit, wife of...More

4  Thank Rafiki72
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Reviewed 23 October 2009

luxor is simply breathtaking its like a wonderful trip in time u can stand in the temples and almost feel what it must of been like in those ancient times u really cant describe it u need to go there yourself the people are lovely...More

3  Thank nefatari1316
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