Luxor

In Pics: The miraculous transfer of Abu Simbel Temples in 1968

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The transfer process is considered by many as a miraculous archaeological engineering move.

International conference on important issues of Luxor’s archeology to be held on Sept. 27

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:30 GMT

The conference aims to develop the culture of archaeologists.

Memory of the day: Relocation of Abu Simbel Temples completed in 1968

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 12:02 GMT

On September 22, many important events took place.

The Story behind Howard Carter’s House in Luxor

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 02:05 GMT

The house where he lived during the years of this mission remain until today and has become a touristic site that many would like to visit.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities holds awareness symposium for bazaar owners in Esna

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 02:21 GMT

This awareness symposium comes within the framework of the ministry’s plan to raise the efficiency of citizens who work in tourism and deal with Egyptian and foreign tourists nationwide.

Spanish Embassy organizes meeting with university mission "Tahina Can" as part of study program in Egypt

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 01:55 GMT

According to a statement issued by the Spanish Embassy in Cairo on Wednesday, the current session will carry the title "Egypt 2021: In the Footsteps of Herodotus".

Spanish newlyweds enjoy free visit to Egypt’s National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 01:22 GMT

The free visit was granted to them by Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities as a gift for their marriage in Luxor.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. concludes visit to Luxor by inspecting Al-Kebbash Road

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 01:43 GMT

The project to modernize and restore the Al-Kebbash Road in Luxor is one of the most important archaeological projects that the state is currently implementing.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits Esna Temple for inspection

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 03:45 GMT

The Services Development Committee is now following up on the work of developing and rehabilitating the site and raising the efficiency of its services

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. inaugurates Wekalat Al-Gedawi after 2 years of rigorous restoration works

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 01:10 GMT

Enani expressed his happiness with the opening of Wekalat Al-Gedawi after the completion of its restoration, describing it as wonderful.

Sisi follows up on all tourism, archaeological projects: Min. of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Enani

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 11:32 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani asserted that President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is closely following up all tourism and archaeological projects nationwide.

Acquaint yourself with Luxor's Al-Kebbash Road

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 01:50 GMT

Al-Kebbash Road is the road that connects the Luxor Temple with the Karnak Temples.

Al-Kebbash Road renovation: The largest world project

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 01:12 GMT

At present, the final touches are placed prior to its launching in a majestic event befitting the grandiose ancient Egyptian civilization.

1st tourist group from Russia arrives to Hurghada after years of hiatus

Mon, 09 Aug 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Upon arrival, the Russian tourists were presented with roses, souvenirs and promotional materials about the Egyptian tourist destinations in Russian.

Tourist group of 1st charter flight from Spain to Luxor resume tourist program in Cairo

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 01:49 GMT

The Spanish tourist group was keen to travel to Cairo to visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and enjoy the unique artifacts housed in the museum.

60% of restoration of Great Pillar Hall of Karnak Temple completed

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 10:30 GMT

60 percent of restoration of Great Pillar Hall of Karnak Temple completed.

Egypt receives its tourists with roses, souvenirs

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 02:05 GMT

On August 1, the office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in Luxor received the first charter flights coming from France to Luxor.

Memory of the day: Egypt retrieves Queen Nefertari’s head statue in 2001

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 01:29 GMT

On this day, July 28, 2001, Egypt retrieved the head statue of Nefertari, the wife of Pharaoh Ramses II, and six stolen papyrus scrolls after they were smuggled to Britain during the nineties from a warehouse in Saqqara, south of Cairo.

Hot-air balloon rides: Ready for an exciting tour above Egypt's City of Pharaos?

Tue, 20 Jul 2021 - 12:46 GMT

With the onset of the early morning breezes near the Temple of Hatshepsut on the western mainland, you are on a date with a journey full of excitement and fun in Luxor skies.

‘Karnak Temples Crane’ successfully removed

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 01:12 GMT

This came in light of the directives of the Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, during his recent visit to Luxor and Aswan.

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