Egypt - Nile Valley: Luxor (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Nile Valley: Luxor chapter from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.

Luxor is often called the world’s greatest open-air museum, but that comes nowhere near describing this extraordinary place. Nothing in the world compares to the scale and grandeur of the monuments that have survived from ancient Thebes.

  • wander around the great hypostyle hall at Karnak
  • maps
  • glimpse the good life of an ancient Egyptian aristocrat in the Tomb of the Nobles
  • transport
  • sense the spirituality of the rarely visited Temple of Seti I
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Sights, Temples of Karnak, Luxor Temple, Valley of the Kings, Activities, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Getting There & Away and Getting Around.

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