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Most Impressive Ancient Egyptian Temples, Art and Statues

There are many well preserved temples, tombs, pyramids and monuments in Egypt. If you are travelling to Egypt, here is a wonderful list of 10 most impressive ancient Egyptian temples you should not miss.

Luxor Temple

The Luxor Temple is one of the oldest and most beautiful ancient Egyptian temples founded during the New Kingdom and is dedicated to three Egyptian Gods Mut, Chons and Amun.

Most Impressive Ancient Egyptian Temples and Monuments
Luxor Temple – Luxor, Egypt

The Temple of Luxor founded in 1400 BC and built by Amenhotep II and but completed by Tutankhamun and Horemheb. After completion of Luxor Temple, development of temple complex continued by other Pharaohs like Ramsses II.

Most Impressive Ancient Egyptian Temples and Monuments
Temple of Luxor, temple of Amon Ra

This temple is located on east bank of river Nile in the town of Luxor (Thebes) and it is the center of festival of Opet, Theves ancient Egypt’s most important festival. Statues of every god were carried from Karnak temple to Luxor in the festive of Opet, the festivities lasted almost a month.

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