Abu Simbel temples

50 countries participated in saving Nubian landmarks from Abu Simbel to Philae

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 12:28 GMT

This program was launched by the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage.

German website Deutsche Welle sheds light on Egypt’s 10 best tourist destinations

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 12:27 GMT

The Giza Pyramids Antiquities Area came first.

Abu Simbel Temples, a miracle built in Egypt thousands of years ago

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 09:05 GMT

Abu Simbel Temples was constructed by the most celebrated Ancient Egyptian king, Ramses II.

The Travel Website: Egypt comes among top 10 countries with most beautiful tourist attractions

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 12:40 GMT

The site explained that Egypt possesses countless archaeological and tourist sites that distinguish it from any other place in the world.

Abu Simbel Temples: A miracle built inside the mountain by King Ramses II

Thu, 27 Jan 2022 - 11:03 GMT

The temple resembles a memorial of King Ramses II him and Queen Nefertari and it commemorates the king's victory in the Battle of Kadesh.

Developing tourist services in Aswan’s ‘Amda, Wadi es-Sebua archaeological areas resumes

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 02:02 GMT

Both areas are expected to witness a high tourist turnout in the coming period.

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.

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.

During Eid al-Fitr: Discounted tickets to Aswan & Nubia Antiquities Area

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 02:00 GMT

The sites begin to receive visitors from 7 a.m. to four p.m. Visiting Temple of Kom Ombo will be from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Abu Simbel Temples safe after minor earthquake hits area 48 km northwest of Abu Simbel City

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 02:09 GMT

On March 11, the stations of the National Seismological Network of the National Institute for Astronomical Research recorded an earthquake 48 km northwest of Abu Simbel city, without affecting the archaeological area.

Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities presents virtual tour of Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 01:24 GMT

After the unique solar alignment phenomenon on the sanctum of the iconic Ramses II temple, which takes place on February 22 and October 22 every year, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities and NAV3D present a virtual tour inside this amazing temple.

Egypt’s General Authority for Cultural Palaces celebrates Abu Simbel Temples’ Solar Alignment

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The General Authority for Cultural Palaces posted on its Facebook page a documentary film discussing the phenomenon.

Fun facts on Abu Simbel Sun Festival in Egypt

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The Abu Simbel Temples are two massive rock-cut temples at Abu Simbel, a village in Aswan Governorate, Upper Egypt, near the border with Sudan.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities to hold international concert in Abu Simbel Temples on Solar Alignment Phenomenon day, Feb. 22

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:00 GMT

The Solar Alignment is a unique astronomical phenomenon that was created by the ancient Egyptians thousands of years ago inside the temples of Abu Simbel. It takes place twice every year on February 22 and October 22.

Visits to various archaeological sites resume in Egypt

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Among the sites that have been reopened are Abu Simbel Temples and the Philae Temple in Aswan.

Egyptian Min. of Culture releases documentary film about Abu Simbel Temples

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 01:32 GMT

The Abu Simbel Temples, located southwest of Aswan, come among the most beautiful archaeological temples in Egypt.

Museums, archaeological sites to reopen gradually as of early July

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:12 GMT

Five museums and eight archaeological sites reopened for visitors in the first stage.

13 countries celebrate sun illuminating Ramses II face

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Thirteen countries and nine Egyptian folklore bands are participating in the ceremony.

In Pics: Spanish star Victoria April dazzled by Abu Simbel Temples

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 12:42 GMT

The Spanish star is touring the ancient city on the sidelines of her presence in Egypt, to attend the activities of the Aswan International Women Film Festival.

Italian Amb. to Egypt Cairo, wife visited Abu Simbel temples, Saturday

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 02:25 GMT

They also enjoyed visiting a set of touristic destinations in Egypt during their Christmas vacation.

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