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  • Address: Egypt
  • Hours: Open daily 6am - 5pm
  • Admission: 30 L.E.

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Temple of Hatshepsut (Deir el-Bahari)

The vast Temple of Hatshepsut in Deir el-Bahari rivals the Pyramids as one of the great funerary monuments of the ancient world. Built into the towering cliff face which shelter the Valley of the Kings on the other side, it rises on three enormous terraces connected by ramps, each level marked with a colonnade of stark, largely unadorned square pillars.

Its namesake was one of the few female pharaohs of ancient Egypt, who not unfairly called her monument “Splendor of Splendors”. However, much of the construction dated from earlier rulers, starting with Mentuhotep II in 2050 BC. Numerous sphinxes and other statues have since disappeared, making the whole structure appear even more monolithic. 

The cool stone interior provides welcome relief from the pitiless heat of this region, and features well-preserved wall reliefs and hieroglyphics, some in brilliant colors.

Practical Info

The Temple of Hatshepsut is near the Valley of the Kings, on the western side of the Nile in the mortuary temple complex of Deir el-Bahari.

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Private Tour: Luxor West Bank, Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor, null
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Private Tour: Luxor West Bank, Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple

4.5 star rating: Recommended 115 Reviews

Tour the most famous sites on Luxor's West Bank in the company of an expert private guide. You'll step back into Egypt's ancient history at the Valley of the ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $54.00
Luxor Day Tour to East and West Banks with Lunch, Luxor, Private Sightseeing Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Luxor Day Tour to East and West Banks with Lunch

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 4 Reviews

Explore all that the ancient city of Luxor has to offer on a full-Luxor Day Tour to East and West Banks of the Nile River. Enjoy a professional guided tour to ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $55.00
Private Tour: Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor and Karnak Temples from Luxor ... 
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Private Tour: Valley of the Kings, Queen Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor and Karnak Temples from Luxor Airport

Enjoy 8 hours covering the West and East bank of Luxor and see most of the tourist attractions in Luxor characterized by its ancient history. Visit the Valley ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $75.00
Private Tour Valley of the Kings and Queens and Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor, Private Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Private Tour Valley of the Kings and Queens and Hatshepsut Temple

Private day tour to see the famous monuments of the ancient West Bank in Luxor. These monuments include Valley of the Kings (Necropolis of Thebes), Temple of ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $62.50
Private Half Day West Bank Tour to Valley of the Kings Queen Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Private Half Day West Bank Tour to Valley of the Kings Queen Hatshepsut Temple and Colossi of Memnon

Visit the West Bank where you will visit the Valley Of The Kings, the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and The Colossi of Memnon.

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $75.00
Private Tour: Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir el Bahari and King Tutankhamen, ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Private Tour: Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir el Bahari and King Tutankhamen

4 star rating: Recommended 1 Review

Enjoy an unforgettable day exploring the mystery of Tutankhamun, the most famous king in the world. This young king from the New Kingdom was around 10 years ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $60.00
Private Day Trip to Luxor Highlights from Safaga Port, Safaga, Day Trips
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Private Day Trip to Luxor Highlights from Safaga Port

Discover the archaeological treasures of Luxor on this private day trip from Safaga port. Traveling by private air-conditioned vehicle, head for Luxor and ...  Read more

Location: Safaga, Egypt
Duration: 1 day (approx.)

From USD $216.00
West Bank Private Day Tour from Luxor, Luxor, Private Day Trips
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West Bank Private Day Tour from Luxor

West Bank Private day tour from Luxor.

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: Flexible

From USD $75.00
Visit Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple in the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor, Luxor, ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Visit Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple in the West Bank of the Nile in Luxor

Discover the West bank of Luxor, Valley of King, Colossi of Memnon and Hatshepsut Temple.

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: Flexible

From USD $50.00
Small Group Day Tour to Luxor from El Gouna, Hurghada, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Small Group Day Tour to Luxor from El Gouna

Visit Luxor that is known as the biggest open air museum around the world because it's famous to see the most interesting historical places of the Pharaohs ...  Read more

Location: Hurghada, Egypt
Duration: 17 hours (approx.)

From USD $92.00

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