Luxor Temple

Egypt's Great Monument

Landmark Details

The Luxor Temple is located in the present day city of Luxor Egypt. The Luxor temple is a unique tourist destination for travelers looking to see a historic monument in Africa. The monument dates back to 1390BC when it was built by Amenhotep and Tutankhamun as dedication to the king of the Egyptian gods.


The Luxor temple is surrounded by mud brick walls. The pylon entrance has two statues of Ramsses II on each side. It was built to revive king ship in Egypt and Kings were crowned here. The difficulties of building it were building the brick wall and building the tall columns.

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Planning a trip to Africa soon? You should check out the Luxor temple. You will get a first hand look at ancient history and wonderful statues. This will be a trip of a life time.