We went for the sound and light show, and a tour during the day. An interesting and spectacular site to visit
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Karnak is a vast expansion of temples that took over 1500 years to continually add and expand. The architecture is a perfect example of Middle Dynasty style all the way to Greco-Roman. I recommend that you brush on your Egyptian history before you embark on...More
Having a guide was a must - we had a guide for three days while in Luxor that met us at our hotel daily. A beautiful historic site. Learned so much! Recommend going in the morning before the heat sets in.
The history and architecture is something to behold. There are plenty of temples down the Nile, none that produce the awe that Karnak does.
This is the fourth time we have visited and it never disappoints , there is always something new to see going by different routes.
This temple was the highlight of our recent trip to Egypt. Magnificent, majestic,really no words to describe it. It is a humbling experience. Better than the pyramids. Well, maybe not. You really need to visit both when travelling to Egypt. Three recommendations when visiting the...More
what a wonderful experience to be able to walk around this Temple .. A must see go before its to late as there is talk of stopping people walking around them
The temples at Luxor/Karnak were incredible. Tons of towering pillars covered in art. Lots of statues abound. Walking past the rows of lion statues was incredible. Paint remains under some archways. There is so much to see! It far exceeded expectations.