Egypt - Nile Valley: Luxor (Chapter)
This is the Nile Valley: Luxor chapter from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.
In a breathtaking setting along the Nile’s east and west banks are scattered tombs and temples. With a little planning you can get the most from the Theban landscape and its unparalleled archaeological heritage.
- wander around the exotic stone garden of gigantic papyrus-shaped stone columns in the great hypostyle hall at Karnak.
- marvel at the stunning architecture of the Luxor Temple and return later at night to see the beautifully lit carvings on the walls.
- like the pharaoh, be lead by the Gods into the Afterworld in the Valley of the Kings.
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Luxor.
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