Kom Ombo, Feluccas, Valley of the Kings, The Sphinx
The following pages contain photographs and pictures of some of the ancient sites and articles of Egypt, together with timeless views of the Nile and its dependants. Each page contains a quantity of thumbnails which then enable larger images to be viewed. Click either graphic or text below to proceed to the relevant page.
|THE NILE IN EGYPT|
Interactive & Pictorial maps of the Nile in Egypt
|1. PLATEAU OF GHIZA |
Views of the Pyramids and the Sphinx
|2. TUTANKHAMUN & CITADEL MOSQUE|
Tutankhamun exhibit and Muhammad Ali Mosque
|3. ALONG THE RIVER NILE|
Scenes of the river and its banks
|4. BOATS OF THE RIVER|
Some of the feluccas and river boats
|5. KARNAK TEMPLE|
Images of this great temple complex
|6. VALLEY OF THE KINGS|
Some of the sights from the 'secret' valley
|7. EDFU TEMPLE|
The most complete temple on the Nile
|8. KOM OMBO TEMPLE|
The ruins of this 'double deity' temple
|9. THE RIVER AT ASWAN|
The river and feluccas at the Aswan cateract
|10. THE TEMPLE AT ABU SIMBEL|
Pictures of Ramses II Great Monument
The art of writing of Ancient Egypt
The Gods of Ancient Egyptian belief
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