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Luxor'S Highlights in one Day Tour Kings valley & Karnak temple

Luxor'S Highlights in one Day Tour Kings valley & Karnak temple
IF you have a tiny time in Luxor and you want to enjoy Luxor's highlight pick up this one day tour around accompanied by your own Egyptologist tour guide to visit the famous Karnak temple the largest place of worship ever built. Its ancient name Ipet-isut means “the most sacred of places.” ,and the main place of worship of the eighteenth dynasty Theban Triad with the god Amun as its head. It is part of the monumental city of Thebes. The history of the Karnak complex is largely the history of Thebes and its changing role in the culture. The complex is a vast open-air museum and the largest ancient religious site in the world. It is believed to be the second most visited historical site in Egypt, second only to the Giza Pyramids near Cairo. It consists of four main parts of which only the largest is currently open to the general public., was built over more than two thousand years by generation after…