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Built in the 1st century BC by Ptolemy 8th and Queen Cleopatra 2nd, this ancient temple is one of the most intact in Egypt.
Qena, Egypt
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Reviewed 21 November 2011

would have liked more time here and perhaps a female guide to give us a different perspective on what is a very female place

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 18 June 2011

For whatever reason, this was my most favourite temple on my Egypt trip. I think it was because the site was almost empty, it had a nicely thought out approach through tidy walks with gardens and a few pergolas with flower vines and benches to...More

Thank Quiltingmamma
Reviewed 9 January 2011

We went privately with a guide. A long, and at times harrowing drive, but, well worth it. This was the best preserved temple we saw (also enjoyed Edfu Temple). Being able to climb under into storage rooms and up onto the roof provided a deeper...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2010

The day cruise to Dendera Temple on the Lotus runs from on Sunday and Tuesday. The trip starts early, around 8.00am departure from Luxor, and you cruise for approximately 4 hours to Dendera.Then there is about 1 1/2 hours at Dendera, with an Egyptologist guide...More

4  Thank ILove2Travel2770
Reviewed 12 January 2010

Take your time and experience the ambience. Original and unspoilt.

Thank Skwiza
Reviewed 5 April 2008

The temple is very well preserved and as the roof remains intact, many of the hieroglyphics inside have been preserved. Hathor is the goddess of joy, motherhood and love amongst other things. She can be seen in many forms, primarily as a beautiful lady or...More

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