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Highlights

created by fodors-partner on 2017-12-18

Highlights
We know that it's not always possible to see everything that might be worth seeing when you are traveling. This is why the tripwolf team has put together its own list of “musts” for your trip to Egypt. We hope you agree with our choices!
  • 1
    Great Pyramid of Giza

    44 votes

    Sight

    The oldest, the largest in Egypt, and the last surviving representative of the Seven Wonders of t...

  • 2
    The Great Sphinx

    29 votes

    Sight

    The Sphinx stands guard at the Pyramids of Giza.

  • 3
    Egyptian Museum

    27 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Located in the Midan Tahrir area and officially named Museum of Egyptian Antiquities but known by...

  • 4
    Cairo Citadel

    14 votes

    Sight

    An imposing medieval fortress offering sweeping views of the city. . Standing tall over Cairo sinc...

  • 5
    Coptic Museum

    3 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The Coptic Museum is a museum in Coptic Cairo, Egypt with the largest collection of Egyptian Chri...

  • 6
    Bab Zuweila

    1 votes

    Sight

    Bab Zuweila is one of three remaining gates in the walls of the Old City of Cairo, the capital of...

  • 7
    Saint Catherine's Monastery

    2 votes

    Sight

    Saint Catherine's Monastery (Arabic: دير القدّيسة كاترين‎; Greek: Μονὴ τῆς Ἁγίας Αἰκατερίνης), of...

  • 8
    Khan el-Khalili

    15 votes

    Sight

    The famous bazaar, virtually unchanged since the 14th century, is a wonderfully chaotic warren of...

  • 9
    Karnak Temple Complex

    16 votes

    Sight

    The Karnak Temple Complex, commonly known as Karnak (, from Arabic Khurnak meaning "fortified vil...

  • 10
    Temples of Abu Simbel

    19 votes

    City

    Carved out of a mountain between 1274 BC and 1244 BC, but lost to the world until it was rediscov...

  • 11
    Luxor Temple

    15 votes

    Sight

    Is largely the work of Amenhotep III and Ramsses II the Great (whose colossi and obelisk stand at...

  • 12
    Mortuary Temple of Seti I

    0 votes

    Sight

    The memorial temple (or mortuary temple) of Ramses the Great's father. The entire court and any p...

  • 13
    Pyramid of Djoser

    0 votes

    Sight

    This structure marks the transition between the bench-like ''mastaba'' style of burial and the tr...

  • 14
    Philae

    9 votes

    Sight

    Built to honor Isis, this was the last ancient temple built in the classical Egyptian architectur...

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