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During our trip from Aswan up to Luxor, one of our stays was in Idfu, home of the Temple of Idfu, which was dedicated to the God Horus. As you will see from my tips, it was quite a fun trip, and well worth the time stopping here on the way to Luxor.
- Pros:Great Temple, Fun Horseride
- Cons:Lots of street vendors!
- In a nutshell:Turn a deaf ear to the vendors, and you are in for a good time!
Early in the 20th Century, the Egyptians added a replica of the Barque of Horus to the sanctuary. Once a year, they... more travel advice
One of the largest walls in the temple is dedicated to the story of Horus. During the time that we went into this area... more travel advice
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