For the ancient Egyptians, Abydos was the center of the god Osiris and the gateway to the underworld. For modern scientists - the most sensational mystery.
A huge temple on a hill, carved on the side of a mountain, rises above the surrounding landscape on the western side of Lake Nasser.
Simeon Shoemaker is revered for the salvation of thousands of co-religionists, so the Coptic Christians erected in his honor the largest church in the Middle East.
The most popular warrior-saint among Egyptian Christians is dedicated to the main Orthodox church and two monasteries of St. George.
A monumental fortress with ancient mosques, palaces and museums in the historical center is the main attraction of Cairo.
On the bend of the Nile, where in ancient times crocodiles loved to bask in the sun, there is a unique temple dedicated to two opposing gods at once: Sebek in the image of a crocodile and Horor with the head of a falcon.
The temple complex on the west bank of the Nile, the largest after the temple in Karnak, with preserved bas-reliefs of the victories of Ramses III.
Karnak Temple is the largest ancient building not only in Egypt, but throughout the world, recognized as the largest open-air museum.
One of the most beautiful temples of Egypt in the center of Luxor is distinguished by the grandeur, monumentality and solemnity of every detail. The Sacred Alley of the Sphinxes once held the magnificent procession of the pharaohs during the OPET festival.
A huge plain that once served as the burial place of queens and their children, the Valley of the Queen of Egypt is one of the most impressive sites worth visiting when traveling around the country.
Located on the west bank of the Nile opposite the city of Thebes (modern Luxor), the Valley of the Kings was used as a royal tomb from the 16th to the 21st centuries. BC.
The oldest monastery in the Christian world in its entire history has never been destroyed and remained virtually untouched.
The grand temple, best preserved from the ancient shrines of Egypt, built on the site of the great battle of Choir and Set.