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Two enthroned statues of Amenhotep III, each soaring more than 60 feet into the sky, are the first monuments visitors see on arriving in the West Bank.
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Thebes, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 5 days ago

These are all that remains of the largest and most opulent Mortuary Temple of Amenhotep. Quick stop, take a few photos, move along

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The tour guides offer a quick stop of 20min or so to take a few snapshots of the colossal statues that you certainly have seen several times in pictures. You can imagine how that used to be part of something huge although today there are...More

Thank Sofi N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The giant statues stand in front of Amenhotep lll temple,which was leveled and blocks reused elsewhere,originally the temple was larger than Karnak temple,with hundreds of God Sekmet statues,presently excavation work is being done at this site,

Thank orderly
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is nothing great about this place. Are 2 broken statues in the middle of a road. Not really worthed the time.

Thank juschaffer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These enormous statues catch your eye from quite far away. They are worth a stop to marvel at their size and imagine how they looked when they were first carved.

Thank DesNewman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing much to see here. Just two broken Huge statues ! It was included in our tour so we went. There were few shops located outside in the road. We spend barely ten minutes at this location.

Thank fashiondivatraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You dig anywher in Luxor & you discover hidden history. Colossi of Memnon is one such recent find to which a stupid story is attached.

Thank Ashok M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this first thing in the morning and I was surprised how amazing to me and my group this felt ... lots of this place still under excavation... It feels like a very special part of history

Thank LouCarronHarris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is no cost to visit these statues and they are on the way to the valley of the kings, so it is certainly worth stopping to take a pic!

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most recognisable of the Egyptian archaeological treasures around Luxor and one of the sites I was most interested to visit as I remember studying it in school! You won't need to stay for long as there is not much to do bar...More

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