The Most Famous Ancient Egyptian Temples

The ancient Egyptian temples were the immortal homes of the deities of ancient Egypt. The temples were considered to be the horizon of each divine being or even as the location which the deity came to existence at the early points of creation. The ancient Egyptian temples design was based on their explanation of the creation of the universe. The temples acted as their house of worship where a variety of rituals were performed and many offerings were presented to the gods by the public and the pharaoh. It also served as a method to document all the history of various kings and queens and more importantly the origin place of the religious dogmas and myths of their era. The most famous ancient Egyptian temples are located in the city of Luxor and Aswan on the banks of the Nile River. There is no better experience than feeling the sensation of watching history coming to life in front of your eyes once you talk a stroll among the monuments and artifacts of these enchanting temples during your Egypt tours. Check our Egypt tour packages and Nile cruise which include breathtaking tours accompanied by Egyptologist tour guide to these temples.

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2 Dendera Temple Complex
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February 21, 2019

Dendera Temple Complex

What is the Dandra Complex On the west bank of the Nile opposite the city of Qena, 2.5 km (1.6 mi) south-east of the city of
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3 Abydos Temple
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February 21, 2019

Abydos Temple

Overview About Abydos Temple Abydos temple one of the holiest & oldest sites in the history of ancient Egypt “Abydos”, Located 11 km (6.8mi) west
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4 Colossi of Memnon
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February 21, 2019

Colossi of Memnon

The Singing Statues or the Vocal Memnon Colossi of Memnon are two massive monumental stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III (1386-1353 BCE) from the 18th
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5 The Unfinished Obelisk
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February 21, 2019

The Unfinished Obelisk

The Unfinished Obelisk One of the unforgettable monoliths of Aswan is the majestic Unfinished Obelisk. It is without a doubt the largest obelisk ever constructed
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6 Queen Hatshepsut Temple
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February 21, 2019

Queen Hatshepsut Temple

The Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut (1479-1458 BCE) The Story Beyond the Mesmerizing Hatshepsut Temple This extraordinary beautiful Hatshepsut temple is also known as Djeser-Djeseru that was built
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7 Philae Temple
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February 21, 2019

Philae Temple

The History of the Philae Temple There are a lot of attractive temples in Egypt but not as hypnotic or mesmerizing as the Philae temple.
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8 Memphis City
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February 21, 2019

Memphis City

The History of the Ancient City of Memphis There has never been a city that contained more wonders or defined the future of the history
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9 Luxor Temple
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February 21, 2019

Luxor Temple

Luxor Temple Facts Within the ancient city of "Thebes" lies the purest vision of elegance and wonder, and the world’s largest and most magical Outdoor
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10 Kom Ombo Temple
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February 21, 2019

Kom Ombo Temple

History of Kom Ombo Temple Kom Ombo temple is one of the most unique temples in Aswan and probably in Egypt. Kom Ombo means “The
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11 Karnak Temple
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February 21, 2019

Karnak Temple

Where is Karnak Temple Located? Karnak temple is the largest temple in the world and the largest religious building ever made. It is located at "Thebes"
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12 Edfu Temple
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February 21, 2019

Edfu Temple

Overview of Edfu Temple Edfu temple is the most preserved cult temple in Egypt because it was one of the last temples built during the
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13 Abu Simbel Temple
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February 21, 2019

Abu Simbel Temple

Overview of Abu Simbel Temples Abu Simbel temple redefines the definitions of words like Glory and miraculous, constructed by Ramses II (1279-1213 BCE) during Egypt
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