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“karnak temple” (11 reviews)
“gold silver” (2 reviews)
Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

The obelisk is covered with beautiful carvings. When you take the pic in the bright sun, you think you can't see the art on them, but it came out. Very dramatic against the dark blue sky

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Inside Karnak Temple, these 2 obelisks certainly command attention. Good access all around gives an impressive view of these wonders

Thank codym481
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Both obelisks are amazing engineering monuments. It takes a while to realize what you are looking at and how old they are.

Thank thomas29144
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Amazing to see this and to think that it was quarried, carved and put in place 3000+ years ago. What a sight it must have been when the original gold tip was in place!

Thank Martin_Christopher
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Currently Karnak is still under on preservation process. Here you can find a lot of pharaoh monuments.

Thank dashingpotato
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Loved the view of this inside the temple! The whole area is great to see and find out the treasures of information history left behind!

Thank Tasnuva A
Reviewed 21 April 2017

For those who love ancient history this is a place to go seeing the Obelisk that was amazing, the Egyptians were fantastic builders and craft man/women make sure if your in Luxor you come here

Thank Vik A
Reviewed 15 March 2017

One of the few obelisks left in Egypt. Two are here at Karnak temple and the best preserved is Thut 1st. Great location and great for pictures!

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Get out of the hotel and visit the second and largest of the two Obelisks as stated was of Queen Hatshepsut herself also of the18th Dynasty. This magnificent Obelisk is at the 4th Pylon and towers higher than the other one at approx 30 metres...More

Thank samara362017
Reviewed 4 March 2017

After the Hypostyle Hall in the Karnak Temple of Amun, the most noticeable objects are the 2 obelisks. One is Hatshepsut's - the one on the far right - and the other one, closest to the main axis/pathway, is Tuthmose's. Tuthmose I placed a pair...More

Thank retireeVancouver
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