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Welcome to Luxor(the ancient Thebes):a great open-air museum.

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A sheer wealth of temples and tombs.

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Luxor is the ancient city of Thebes ,the great capital of Egypt during the New Kingdom(16-11 century BC).
Luxor is a world open-air museum:
The temple complexes at Karnak & Luxor stand within the modern city.
Opposite,across the River Nile,lie the monuments,temples and tombs of the Necropolis which includes the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens.

The Colossi of Memnon are 2 massive stone statues of the Pharao Amenhotep 3.They guard the Theban Necropolis which is a cemetary with elaborate tomb monuments.
The Valley of the Kings is surrounded by steep cliffs,cut out in the limestone by torrrential rains.
The Valley of the Kings houses the tomb of King Tutankhamun.
The Luxor Temple.
The Karnak Temple.
Strolling across the Nile bank.
The 5-star Winter Palace overlooking the Nile and surrounded by century-old Royal Gardens.
Luxor's souks.