Luxor

Luxor skies witness 45 hot-air balloon flights, carrying 1.2K tourists

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 11:49 GMT

The flights on Saturday had the first adventure trip over the temples, pharaonic tombs, and the charming nature and the Nile River, two days after the cancellation of flights due to bad weather and wind speed.

Egypt announces discovery of the 1st complete residential city on the east bank of Luxor

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 - 12:51 GMT

Egypt announces the discovery of the 1st complete residential city on the east bank of Luxor.

Egypt announces the discovery of royal tomb in the Western Valley of Theban Mountain on Luxor’s West Bank

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 - 08:16 GMT

Egypt announces the discovery of royal tomb in the Western Valley of Theban Mountain on Luxor’s West Bank

In pics: Highlighting season of tomatoe drying in Egypt's Luxor

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 12:32 GMT

Egypt Today monitored a special magic that brings together workers to harvest tomatoes during the winter season, preparing them for cutting and drying on sawmills, and collecting them in sacks until they are prepared for export abroad.

Luxor Museum of Ancient Egyptian Art celebrates its 47th launching anniversary on Dec. 12

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 11:11 GMT

The museum will also present lectures that shed light on the history of its establishment and the distinguished archaeological treasures it displays.

Ivanka Trump ‘explores wonders of Luxor’ with her family

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 - 06:51 GMT

Ivanka Trump, daughter of the former US President Donald Trump, posted several photos of her visit to Luxor along with her family on her Facebook account, Wednesday.

15th Luxor International Painting Symposium kicks off on Dec.7

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 10:35 GMT

Participants must be part of the fine art movement.

Library of Luxor Museum of Ancient Egyptian Art re-opens on Nov. 4

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The development work of the library resumed for a year.

Solar-powered cars operated at Deir el-Bahari, Valley of the Kings

Tue, 11 Oct 2022 - 11:57 GMT

This confirms the keenness of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to use modern technology and activate the basics of sustainable tourism.

Luxurious Italian brand Stefano Ricci celebrates its Golden Jubilee at Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor

Tue, 11 Oct 2022 - 09:46 GMT

The celebratory event was attended by a number of Egyptian and international public figures.

Haya Karima changes lives in Luxor, develop 37 youth centers

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 07:22 GMT

Under the presidential initiative 'Haya Karima,' Upper Egypt's governorate of Luxor is witnessing full-swing development works in 1,500 villages.

Thinking of doing time in Luxor as fall begins? Don't miss hot-air balloon rides

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 07:05 GMT

Hot-air balloon flights are considered one of the most adventurous trips in the world, and Luxor city occupies third place in the world in hot-air balloon flights.

Thebes’ antiquities considered Egypt's most important discoveries of last century

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 12:17 GMT

The banks of the Nile in Luxor are filled with so many ruins of Egypt's illustrious past.

Restoration work on Great Pillar Hall at Karnak Temples resumes

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The restoration of columns No. 59 and 68 has begun.

Egypt among best tourist destinations to visit this fall, CNN Travel

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 04:05 GMT

The report also mentions visiting the Great Pyramids of Giza and the glorious Sphinx.

How Al-Baghdadi Complex helped Luxor indulge into industry world

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 11:11 GMT

Luxor inaugurated last year Al-Baghdadi Industrial Complex that opened the eyes of the city to the world of industry, after it had solely relied on tourism sector.

Golden Shrine of Luxor’s Habu Temple restored to its original splendor

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 04:12 GMT

The restoration work was carried out exclusively by the Egyptian restorers of the Supreme Council of Antiquities.

Egypt to organize a grand celebration to the centennial of Tutankhamun’s tomb discovery on November 4

Sat, 30 Jul 2022 - 10:55 GMT

Egypt to organize a grand celebration to the centennial of Tutankhamun’s tomb discovery on November 4.

Photos: Egypt’s Luxor receives first flight from Italy after 3-year hiatus

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 09:51 GMT

Luxor International Airport received on Thursday its first flight coming from Italy since 2019, according to a statement on Egyptian local media.

Egyptian tourist destinations ranked 9th among 17 most popular tourist destinations for 2023, Travel Awaits

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 12:22 GMT

The report added that Egypt is one of the most popular tourist destinations, according to travel reservations data for the current year 2022 and the upcoming year 2023.

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