Tourism boom witnessed at Luxor temples, recording 3K visitors in past 24 hours

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 12:48 GMT

A distinct tourism boom is being witnessed at temples of East and West Luxor, with large influx of tourist groups from around the world coming to enjoy the sunny city, and see the antiquities.

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.

French-Egyptian mission working in Karnak encourages tourists to visit Egypt

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 01:29 GMT

Another Archeological mission working in Egypt invites the world to see its wonders, following the footsteps of the Polish mission.

Director General of Karnak Antiquities, Al-Kebash Road, wins 2nd prize of "China & I" writing competition

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 02:37 GMT

372 participants from Egypt participated in the competition with various literary works highlighting the distinguished relationship between Egypt and China.

Culture tourism in Egypt thrive since its resumption in September

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 12:37 GMT

In light of the resumption of cultural tourism in Egypt, starting from the beginning of the previous September, a number of tourist groups from France, the United Kingdom, Spain, Ukraine and Belarus flocked to Luxor from Hurghada as part of the "one-day" trips.

Egypt’s famous Sound & Light shows to be held again under new timings, many foreign languages

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 01:50 GMT

The subsidiary of the Holding Company for Tourism and Hotels, one of the companies of the Ministry of Public Business Sector, announced in its statement today the start of holding the sound and light shows in numerous foreign languages.

London hosts Faten Hamama Film Festival for 1st time

Wed, 01 May 2019 - 02:28 GMT

The fifth edition of the festival hosted audiences from different nationalities.

Anani inaugurates project to reduce groundwater in Kom Ombo Temple

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 12:51 GMT

Minister of Antiquities Khalid al-Anani inaugurated on March 25 a project to reduce underground water in Kom Ombo Temple.

1st Chinese archaeological mission works in Mont Temple

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 - 07:30 GMT

The first Chinese archaeological mission has been chosen to work in the temple of Monto, north of Karnak, for its extensive excavation expertise.

Photo story: Luxor as Capital of Arts, highlights strong Arab links

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 07:34 GMT

Egyptian and Moroccan artists presented shows at the closing ceremonies celebrating Luxor as the Arab capital for arts held on Saturday

American backpacker invites world to visit Egypt

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 11:23 GMT

U.S. traveler Jordan Taylor invites the world to visit Egypt by posting her photos and videos that captures Egypt’s endless beauty.

Have a Look at upcoming projects in Luxor

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 02:00 GMT

In a bid to activate tourism in Egypt, the government takes many serious steps to make sure all touristic spots in Egypt are ready for welcoming tourists.

Egypt, a country that has a bit of everything

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 08:23 GMT

This isyour destination guide of the most beautiful places you can visit in Egypt.

‘Graveyard’ of Ancient Egyptian sculptures in Karnak

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 04:13 GMT

An online study published on September 21 reveals the number of Ancient Egyptian artifacts uncovered in a “statue graveyard” at the Karnak Temple Complex in 2014.

et Photography: Milky Way as seen from the Karnak

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 01:39 GMT

As if the Karnak temple isn't mesmerizing enough.

The other side of Luxor

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 10:00 GMT

You probably know it for being one of the most famous prominent ancient cities in the world but have you seen its modern side?

Sound & Light show prices to increase in April

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 - 09:59 GMT

Prices for sound and light shows run by Misr for Sound, Light & Cinema will increase in April.