Luxor

Acquaint yourself with Egypt’s Deir el-Bahari

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 11:41 GMT

The site of Deir el-Bahari is famous for hosting the funerary temple of Queen Hatshepsut (1473-1458 BC) on the western mainland of Luxor.

Global tourist site “TravelAwaits” recommends 9 amazing experiences to try in Luxor

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 10:16 GMT

The site described Luxor as “the heart of the Egyptian tourism industry”.

Ancient Egypt’s Middle Kingdom: An era when the ancient Egyptian language & literature flourished

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 11:10 GMT

Ancient Egypt’s Middle Kingdom witnessed a period of great prosperity. The Middle Kingdom comprises the 11th,12th, and 13th Dynasties.

Why did Howard Carter find King Tutankhamun's sarcophagus 2 years after his tomb was discovered?

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 11:01 GMT

In 1922, Egyptologist Howard Carter discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun.

In pics: Hot air balloons decorate Luxor skies carrying dozens of tourists Saturday

Sat, 01 Jan 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Skies of Luxor governorate, in Upper Egypt, were decorated with hot air balloons on Saturday.

In pics: Luxor announces updates of Haya Karima in developing services

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 01:00 GMT

Egypt’s Presidential development initiative ‘Haya Karima’ was implemented nationwide, with its effect being felt by different cities.

Antiquities expert: New Year's celebrations are a tourist season in Egypt

Thu, 30 Dec 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Whatever your interests may be, you will certainly find your spot in Egypt.

11th National Festival of Tahteib launches on Dec. 23

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:09 GMT

In 2016, Egypt succeeded in registering the game of Tahteib on the UNESCO World Intangible Cultural Heritage List.

Life returns to the historic village of Hassan Fathy on December 23

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 01:32 GMT

Luxor Governorate is preparing to inaugurate the historic village of Engineer Hassan Fathy in New Gourna following the completion of the first phase of its development and restoration.

All you need to know about Solar Alignment in Egypt's Qasr Qaroun Temple

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 12:47 GMT

The phenomenon is repeated annually at the dawn of December 21.

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa Continues to Lead as the Best Resort Spa in Egypt

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 04:24 GMT

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa announced being recently named as “Egypt’s Best Resort Spa”

Archeology Magazine chooses discovery of Egypt’s ‘Lost City’ among most important discoveries of 2021

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The city is named “The Rising of Aten” and was discovered by renowned archaeologist Zahi Hawass.

14th Luxor International Photography Forum launches

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 12:38 GMT

The participating artists were selected by the forum's higher committee, which includes a group of pioneering artists.

Pics: Canadian amb., UNFP representative in Egypt participate in Luxor traditional dance while visiting local projects

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Canadian Ambassador to Cairo Louis Dumas and UNFP representative in Egypt Frederika Meijer spent 48 hours in Cairo to follow up on grass roots projects in cooperation with the government while also enjoying the local culture.

‘Luxor: The Sphinx Avenue’ to be an annual event

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:28 GMT

This decision comes within the framework of the ministry's strategy to organize a variety of touristic events and activities throughout the year.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities hosts delegation of famed TV presenters from Baltic countries

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 02:23 GMT

During the visit, the delegation photographed the tourist sites in Luxor and Aswan and recorded video clips of the Egyptian tourist destinations.

Live Update: Egypt reopens ancient ‘Avenue of Sphinxes’ in Luxor

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 05:37 GMT

In a glittering ceremony in the City of Sun, Luxor, Egypt reopens the 3,000-year-old Avenue of the Sphinxes, which lies between Karnak Temple and Luxor Temple.

Count-down for spectacular “Luxor – The Sphinx Avenue” grand ceremony begins

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 04:29 GMT

The spectacular event took months of vigorous preparations, and will no doubt captivate the entire world, as it will highlight the beauty and luster of Egypt’s Luxor; The City of the Sun.

Egypt to Dazzle the World Today with the Grand Reopening of ‘The Sphinx Avenue'

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:43 GMT

The lavish ceremony takes place today, the 25th of November at 19:30 PM.

“The Sphinx Avenue” grand ceremony aims to convert Luxor into an open museum

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:21 GMT

The giant project of restoring Al-Kebbash Road {Rams Road} will turn Luxor into an open museum, since the road connects the Karnak Temples in the north with Luxor Temple in the south.

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