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The Temple of Kom Ombo is located on a bend in the Nile, in the town of Kom Ombo.

We stopped off here during our 3 day Nile Cruise - it is located en route from Aswan to Luxor.

  • Last visit to Kawm Umbu: Dec 2004
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  • iandsmith's Profile Photo
    May 22, 2007 at 3:15 PM

    Impressive place (and impressive ferry catching as well!). Fancy, never heard of a mud map.

  • Diana75's Profile Photo
    Apr 4, 2006 at 5:08 AM

    Kom Ombo by night is wonderful. I did almost the same pictures as you did.

  • Paul2001's Profile Photo
    Mar 6, 2006 at 2:24 PM

    I would have loved to have seen this temple at night. It had a beautiful setting on the Nile.

  • CandS's Profile Photo
    Jan 29, 2006 at 1:00 PM

    Ah, pity you didn't go there during the day, there was a great little village we went to near by... Still, to see it at night must have been amazing!!! :)

  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Dec 10, 2005 at 12:01 PM

    Another great temple I haven't seen when I visited Egypt. Nice photos Sue!

  • kazander's Profile Photo
    Feb 15, 2005 at 2:33 PM

    I love the night shots. Great ambiance. What a trecherous trip back to the boat you had!!!

  • freya_heaven's Profile Photo
    Feb 12, 2005 at 9:57 AM

    Lucky you made it back to your boat just in time, Sue! Gorgeous photos, looks quite magical! (~_~)

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Feb 3, 2005 at 4:02 AM

    I guess just catching the boat would be a hell of a lot better than just missing it. You did well! Who's quicker in the sand, you or Alex?

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    Jan 31, 2005 at 3:59 AM

    Amazing night shots ...well done ... Do you still have some Egyptian sand in your shoes? :o)

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