We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Private Half Day Tour to West Bank Tombs and Temples from Luxor
More Info
and up
Day Tour to Ramesseum Temple, Habu Temple, and Valley of the Nobles
More Info
and up
Luxor Day Tour to Habu Temple Valley and Valley of the Queens
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
This ancient complex is dominated by the massive memorial temple of Ramses III, similar to the mortuary temple of Ramses II at Ramesseum.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“west bank” (72 reviews)
“ramesses iii” (14 reviews)
“royal palace” (6 reviews)
Thebes, Luxor, Egypt
Write a Review
Reviews (830)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 558 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely temple, this place is fantastic. It is a must when you come to Egypt take plenty of water as it does get very hot hear. You will not be disappointed. Check out the ceilings with the fine colours and carvings.

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A temple that is often overlooked by those visiting Luxor and as such was quieter than Luxor or Karnak. The lack of crowds meant that you could appreciate the spirit of the place, having the time to imagine what it might have been like when...More

Thank 759jjw7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

has incomparable scenes, martial games scene, original color preserves have is very nice dinner of cut penises

Thank GuiaEnEgipto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is more beautiful than our expected. We took a lot of photos there. Definitely will recommend this place when visit west bank.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a mortuary temple of Ramesses III with an entry fee of 40LE. The depictions on the high walls are mostly war scenes which are well preserved with visible colors. The area of the temple is small when compared to Karnak & Luxor and...More

1  Thank Conrad P
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Usually missed out in most tours. Luckily we saw it. Apparently houses one of the earliest known toilets in that Era. Not entirely sure if true. Good art work. Quite a small temple. Possibly due to the damage with time.

Thank Zubin G
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This morning our Egyptian guide is taking us to the Temple of Madinat Habu which he assures us will be virtually deserted and he's absolutely correct. This is the mortuary complex of Ramses III another of the great Egyptian kings who successfully staved off three...More

1  Thank maritimeexplorer
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

You need 60-90 minutes to explore this. There are lots of artistic depictions, and it's well-preserved. For a small tip, you can probably get access to off limits areas, especially in the summer when there are fewer tourists. Definitely put it on your list for...More

Thank RL_Adirondack_Woman
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This is a great temple to visit on the West Bank. The front entrance is incredibly impressive and the underside of the roofs was really nice. We were the only family visiting when we arrived which was really nice and added to the ambiance.

1  Thank CTricity
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It is quite rare to find an Ancient Egyptian Palace but here is one. There is a place & a temple. Nice site to visit.

Thank Minouy
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Al-Sahaby Lane Restaurant
414 reviews
4.59 km away
Aboudi Coffee Break
77 reviews
4.54 km away
Africa Restaurant
142 reviews
3.65 km away
SunRise Restaurant & Bar
83 reviews
4.70 km away
Nearby Attractions
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina)
430 reviews
1.08 km away
Colossi of Memnon
1,146 reviews
.99 km away
Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II)
257 reviews
1.32 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers