This is Egypt

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Egypt, a country linking northeast Africa with the Middle East, dates to the time of the pharaohs. Millennia-old monuments sit along the fertile Nile River Valley, including Giza's colossal Pyramids and Great Sphinx as well as Luxor's hieroglyph-lined Karnak Temple and Valley of the Kings tombs. The capital, Cairo, is home to Ottoman landmarks like Muhammad Ali Mosque and the Egyptian Museum, a trove of antiquities.

Egypt Great Monuments

Read on to discover the top 5 Ancient Egyptian monuments and where to find them.

  • Luxor Temple. On the east bank of the Nile in the city of Luxor lies the Luxor Temple – an Ancient Egyptian temple complex founded in 1400 BC. ...
  • Step Pyramid of Djoser. ...
  • Valley of the Kings. ...
  • The Great Sphinx. ...
  • The Great Pyramid of Giza.

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