Dedicated primarily to Pharaoh Amun, Karnak Temple is a vast temple complex in Luxor begun around 1600 BCE. It is an impressive sight and second only to the Great Pyramids of Giza in popularity.

Temple Ruins
Ruins of Karnak Temple, Luxor. Michael Tyler
Location map of Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249011
Article Title
Karnak Temple
Coordinates
25.7183330° N, 32.6577780° E map · aerial

Page Info

Place ID
249011
Title
Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 7, 2022