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This ancient complex is dominated by the massive memorial temple of Ramses III, similar to the mortuary temple of Ramses II at Ramesseum.
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Thebes, Luxor, Egypt
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take your time and visit this overlooked gem ! Sometimes you can have it all just for yourselves ! Incredible art, colours, large halls, and some of the rawest cartouches in Egypt ! Nice imagery and very nice to visit. We were with Egyptian sidekick...More

Thank LeonardROSM
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the less visited temples in the Thebes, is one of my favourites because there are no crowds here especially when you visit it late afternoon. I did make lots of photos here and I did experiment with my camera because there weren't many...More

Thank Aragorn65
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Habu is just a couple of miles from Hatshepsut's temple and the Valley of the Kings and it is worth a quick stop. It has a lot of interesting carvings on its walls related to the battles with the 'Sea Peoples'. Color on the ceilings...More

Thank Eileen W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Temple of Medinat Habu are part of our tour of the West Bank of Luxor. The entry fee is 40 EGP and I was expecting it to look similar to some of the other temples we had visited but boy was I...More

Thank Christena H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotelier recommeded this, and we were very glad we visited it. Beautiful reliefs, deeply cut, which has preserved them for us to see today. Better than most temples, so go out of your way to see it.

Thank foz405
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another imposing structure, not far from the Valley of the Kings ; so make the detour and spend one or two hours. This temple is in good condition with lots of frescoes and hieroglyphs. We were told that these were the deepest cut hieroglyphs in...More

1  Thank Dirk W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a temple of one of the most powerful Pharaohs king RAMESESS the 3rd. It's one of the most beautiful sights with its original colors and hieroglyphics and unique arts.

Thank hamdiyoussef1023
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After this temple was built for the cult of Ramses III, it served as a model for later temples. It was built as a fortified place to resist attacks. It is well preserved and seems to be outside the traditional tours in buses. This made...More

Thank SylvanoT
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another segment of the west bank tour, Habu was a little less than what we had already visited (Valley of Kings, Al-Deir Al-Bahari), but still very nice and interesting. Photos permitted here.

Thank CFEIII
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our private Egyptologist, Sayed, saved his favorite temple for last. Another wise choice on his part. The temple to Ramsees III was spectacularly full of color considering it is about 3200 years old. The hieroglyphs are cut deeper into the stone than any others we...More

Thank Russell R
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