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4.4/5Top Destination

Relaxing Luxor awaits: its temples, history, museums and more!

Explore the historic city of Luxor—temples, horse riding and popular sights from Luxor Temple to Karnak.

Known for

Temples, Museums and Historical Buildings

Where to stay in Luxor

Nile River Luxor
Nile River Luxor, Luxor, Egypt
trover photo by Angela Saran

Nile River Luxor

Known for Dining, Relaxing, Friendly People

5/5(4 reviews)

Nile River Luxor is well-liked for many features, particularly its restaurants, river views and gardens. Though there may not be top sights in Nile River Luxor, consider a stop by Luxor Temple or Karnak, located nearby.

Top hotels in Luxor

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa
Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
New Karnak, P.O. Box 13, Luxor
£89
per night
4 Nov-5 Nov
4.8/5Exceptional! (368 reviews)

"The staff is wonderful here. So friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 11 Oct 2019

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa
Pavillon Winter Luxor
Pavillon Winter Luxor
5 out of 5
Cornish El Nile Street, Luxor
£63
per night
31 Oct-1 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (361 reviews)

"Very nice and kind staff , nice restaurants but breakfast needs to be improved."…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct 2019

Pavillon Winter Luxor
Iberotel Luxor
Iberotel Luxor
4 out of 5
Khaled Ibn El Waleed Street, Luxor
£42
per night
17 Oct-18 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (453 reviews)

"was a lovely surpirse,. Gorgeous atrium lounge, wonderful Wi-Fi everywhere that made keeping in touch with loved ones so much easier. A real delight. I will be back"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2019

Iberotel Luxor

Popular things to do in Luxor

Luxor Temple
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Luxor Temple

5/5(15 reviews)

Learn more about the local history when you visit Luxor Temple, a well-known historical site in Luxor. Amble around this relaxing area's picturesque gardens and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Karnak
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Karnak

5/5(17 reviews)

Learn more about the local history when you visit Karnak, a well-known historical site in Luxor. Amble around this relaxing area's picturesque gardens and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Medinet Habu
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Medinet Habu

5/5(3 reviews)

Step back in time and learn more about local history with a stop at Medinet Habu in Luxor. Amble around this relaxing area's picturesque gardens and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Top activities in Luxor

Dendara & Abydos Private Full-Day Tour with Lunch
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Dendara & Abydos Private Full-Day Tour with Lunch

£98

Uncover ancient Egyptian folklore in the town of at Dendara and the ancient city of Abydos, 2 vital locations for their civilization. Stand before the Temple of Hathor from the Roman era and travel to the holy place of Abydos to hear the story of the god of the dead.

Edfu & Temple of Kom Ombo Full-Day Private Tour with Lunch
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Edfu & Temple of Kom Ombo Full-Day Private Tour with Lunch

£100

Find one of the most significant sacred structures in Egypt at Edfu, the Temple of Horus, before a visit to the double Temple of Kom Ombo. Your private guide enlightens you with tales of classic mythology as you wander through edifices built in devotion to ancient deities.

Private Tour to the West Bank in Luxor
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Private Tour to the West Bank in Luxor

£82

See the funerary temples and tombs on the Nile’s West Bank. Visit the Valley of the Kings, the Collossi of Memnon and Hatshepsut Temple, dedicated to the most famous queen of Egypt, with opportunity to enter the tombs of famous pharaohs of ancient Egypt.

Private Tour of the East Bank in Luxor
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Private Tour of the East Bank in Luxor

£65

See the sites on the East Bank of the Nile. Visit the well-preserved temple complexes of Karnak and Luxor. Karnak is the largest temple complex in Egypt, dedicated to the God Amon, his wife, Mut, and their son Khonso.

Dendera Private Half-Day Tour
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Dendera Private Half-Day Tour

£42

Explore one of Egypt’s expertly excavated temple complexes at Dendera as you embark on a journey across thousands of years of history. See the Temple of Hathor, famous birthing temples, and numerous shrines all alongside your expert Egyptologist guide.

7 Nights 8 Days Nile Cruise Round Trip from Luxor
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7 Nights 8 Days Nile Cruise Round Trip from Luxor

£1,126

Day 01 Emparkation and East bank of Luxor pick up from Luxor airport or train station or any hotel in Luxor, check in the cruise. Afternoon visit the east bank of Luxor Karnak and Luxor temples Day 02 West Bank Tour of Luxor Our Egyptologist tour gui

Reviews of Luxor

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Verified traveler

16 Oct 2019

Luxor town is a bewildering, noisy, captivating place straight out of the middle ages - a treat for the senses.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

4 Oct 2019

This is the true Egypt, walking in Luxor during the evening is the only way to experience the vitality and life of this beautiful city

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

21 Aug 2019

Beautiful city

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

23 Jul 2019

Luxor is a great place to spend a holiday. Since the revolution there have been lots of scare stories and the tourism is hugely down. But its great, lots to do, safe and friendly. I have been 3 times this year.

5/5 - Excellent

Janaina

1 Jul 2019

I am speechless, their history is unique, fantastic and exquisite. I wish the government / United Nations would pay the invaluable attention they deserve to revamp the locals life and make it one of the greatest tourist attractions in the world.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

13 Mar 2019

whether was beautiful. View & Scenery along the Nile is amazing especially watching the sunset go up and down. A fantastic experience. Hassling can get to you at times, but remember they are trying to make a living, this is there way. So much to see.