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The Abu Simbel temples are two massive rock temples in Abu Simbel (أبو سمبل in Arabic) in Nubia, southern Egypt. They are situated on the western bank of Lake Nasser, about 230 km southwest of Aswan (about 300 km by road). The complex is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the "Nubian Monuments,"[1] which run from Abu Simbel downriver to Philae (near Aswan).

The twin temples were originally carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC, as a lasting monument to himself and his queen Nefertari, to more..

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Egypt last minute offers sightseeing tours where you will visit Aswan attractions and experience the authentic history. Our guided tours offers you a golden opportunity for shopping, our guides will give you all possible travel tips and advice about accommodation. We offers you several tours, whether Aswan by night , travel packages or  custom Trips.

Aswan, Egypt’s prettiest city nearby Luxor, so you can come make tour in Aswan after touring Luxor, Aswan has a sunny atmosphere perfect for tours all year round,  you more..

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Temple of Ramses

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One of the many relics erected by the Pharoah Ramses II, this is the grandest and most beautiful of temples . The facade is 33 meters high, and 38 meters wide, and guarded by for statues of Ramses II, each of which is 20 meters high.  High on the facade, there is a carved row of baboons, smiling at the sunrise. On the doorway of the temple, there is a beautiful inscription of the King's name : Ser-Ma'at-Ra; and between the legs of the colossal statues on the facade, we can see smaller statues of Ramses II 's family: his mother "Mut--tuy", his wife "Nefertari" and his sons more..

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Temple of Nefertite

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Located north of the Greater Temple, this was carved in the rock by Ramses II and dedicated to the goddess of Love and Beauty, Hathur, and also to his favourite wife, Nefertari. The Facade is adorned by six statues, four to Ramses II and two to his wife Nefertari. The entrance leads to a hall containing six pillars bearing the head of the goddess, Hathur. The eastern wall bears inscriptions depicting Ramses II striking the enemy before Ra-Harakhte and Amun-Ra. Other wall scenes show Ramses II and Nefertari offering sacrifices to the gods. Beyond this hall, there is another wall more..

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Ramses tours offers sightseeing tours where you will visit Aswan attractions and experience the authentic history. Our guided tours offers you a golden opportunity for shopping, our guides will give you all possible travel tips and advice about accommodation. We offers you several tours, whether Aswan by night , travel packages or  custom Trips.

Aswan, Egypt’s prettiest city nearby Luxor, so you can come make tour in Aswan after touring Luxor, Aswan has a sunny atmosphere perfect for tours all year round,  you can enjoy the Nile more..

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openingHours:6AM till 4 PM
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address:15 Saray El Gezira Street, Cairo, 11211 Egypt
email:info@egyptlastminute.com
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