This remarkable show presents the history of the Karnak temple in commentary, light and music. It narrates the chronicles of the eternal city of Thebes (now known as Luxor), whose ancient monuments are living testimony to its historical importance. The show starts with the story of the founding of the city of Thebes and the birth of Karnak.
The scene then shifts to the works commissioned by the Great Pharaoh, followed by a poetic description of the biggest edifice ever known to have been erected on pillars. Real events from the past are retold as a story to bring alive the history of the Karnak Temple.
After sunset, you will be picked up in an air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel in Luxor. Accompanied by a guide, you will be taken for a sound and light show at Karnak Temples.
This interesting show narrates in words, light and music, the history of the Karnak Temple. It displays the past of the eternal city of Thebes (modern Luxor) whose ancient monuments are a living evidence of its historical importance. The show starts with a historic introduction on the foundation of the city of Thebes and the birth of Karnak, then shifts to the works done by the Great Pharaoh, followed by a poetic description of the biggest edifice ever known to be erected on pillars. The show is presented in Arabic, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Japanese.
After the show, you will be dropped back to your hotel in Luxor.
Start time: After sunset
Duration: 3 hours
Your hotel in Luxor (Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)
Tour returns to the original departure point
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
During Ramadan (18th June to 17th July) you will not be able to purchase alcohol and some elements of entertainment (eg. Belly Dancing) will be withdrawn.
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