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Qasr Qarun and Medinet Quta

Near The Village of Qarun, Al Fayyum, Egypt
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Wonderful place

Very beautiful temple with a interesting history. We got a guide who told us the history of the... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
Alexandra M
via mobile
Qarun Temple.

If u love history and archaeology u will like this temple. it is empty from inside so all is left... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
lamia a
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Cairo, Egypt
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12 Apr 2018
“Wonderful place”
25 Mar 2018
“Qarun Temple.”
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Near The Village of Qarun, Al Fayyum, Egypt
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful temple with a interesting history. We got a guide who told us the history of the temple.

Thank Alexandra M
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

If u love history and archaeology u will like this temple. it is empty from inside so all is left to ur imagination. next to is an unexcavated area which the italian univeristy of siena is to uncover it soon (hopefully) what saddened me was...More

Thank lamia a
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

Some say this is one of the palace owned by Pharaoh. Other claim this belongs to Tarun, the richest man during his time. The lake nearby is where all his assets are believed to be buried. The building is five storey high but two of...More

Thank DeenHanafi
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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

This is a not in as good of shape as others but check it out if you have time. There are good carvings here.

Thank Sandi0615
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

The temple carry the same name of Qaroun lake, its view on the lake is a great view, the columns, the walls are still in a good condition

Thank Silverboy_90
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Reviewed April 24, 2016

I t is a great place to visit in Fayoum oasis, The temple carry the same name of Qaroun lake, its view on the lake is a great view, the columns, the walls are still in a good condition, It is great to visit it...More

1  Thank WorldtouradviceEgypt
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Reviewed January 27, 2016

maybe foreigners will love it,,but as a local egyptian i didnt find much to enjoy..only rocks in dessert

Thank Omar K
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Reviewed June 21, 2015

The palace and Quta village tell an important part of history, but they are neglected. they can be improved to offer a better attraction and be properly placed on the tourism map.

Thank Taher G
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