and Disembarkation from the cruise. Finish with the visits
of the EastBank
of the Nile including the Temple of Karnak& the Temple
Visits to Karnak temple"covering an immense 100 acres
(40.5 hectares) of the three
temple enclosures, the grandest is the Precinct of Amun,
the main place
TheGreat Hypostyle Hall is 6000 sq m (64,584 sq ft) and
filled with immense stone pillars.
The whole site has colossal statues, relief, obelisks and
halls and, of course, the Avenue
of the Sphinxes.
A processional path of ram sphinxes representing Amun leads
into the temple.
Between the forelegs of these rams is a small statue of
Ramses II, Amun's servant.
and Luxor Temple is guardedby a huge statue of Ramses II,
and although a fraction
of the area of Karnak, it also contains countless columns,
statues and sphinxes