This Nile side city built over the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes is the like the world’s greatest open air Egyptian Museum. Across the river are the Valleys of the Kings and Queens and a vast necropolis.
We know a total of 13 attractions in Luxor. See all Luxor attractions.
The Pyramids, the Sphinx, the Museums, the Nile, Aswan... the difficulty with travelling around Egypt is what you'll have to miss!
The Nile river is like a highway between the treasures of the ancient Egyptian world. It's a simple trip that deserves to be on the 'do before you die' list - a Nile cruise is the way the Pharaohs travelled.