The father of all African rivers

With grand temples dotting its borders, the Nile was instrumental in the creation of the most splendid civilizations in the world

Luxor Temple

Unlike the other temples in Ancient Thebes, Luxor temple is not dedicated to a specific god. Instead, Luxor temple is dedicated to the rejuvenation of kingship.

Karnak Temple- avenue of rams

Cult temple dedicated to Amun, Mut and Khonsu. The largest religious building ever constructed.

Edfu Temple of Horus

Forgotten and covered in sand, this sacred building remained undiscovered for years.

Only a few kilometers from the river bank at the city of Edfu, this temple dates back to 237 BC.


Also known as the city of the oldest cataract and home of the High Dam. Taking after their Nubian ancestors, the people of Aswan will charm you with their hospitality and crafts.

Philae Temple

Dedicated to the goddess Isis.

Philae was said to be one of the burying-places of Osiris. It was held in high regard by both the ancient Egyptians and the Nubians.

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