Luxor is the capital city of the Luxor Governorate in Egypt. Based on a 2015 estimate, Luxor has a population of more than 500,000. Frequently dubbed as the “world’s greatest open-air museum,” Luxor houses several ruins of temples, monuments, and tombs, as well as the site of the ancient Egyptian city of Thebes. A lot of tourists book a plane ticket bound to Luxor to discover such attractions. Hence, tourism contributes hugely to the economy of Luxor. Additionally, agriculture is also a prevailing contributor to the city’s economy.
Voice of Travelers to Luxor
Exploring Deir el-Bahari
My name is Gordon from Longford. I always wanted to immerse myself with the rich history of Egypt. When discovered that there are lots of ruins to visit in Luxor, I immediately wanted to book a ticket bound to the history city. After filing a leave, I booked a ticket to Luxor via EgyptAir. The services of the airline were incredible, I loved every second that I stayed on the plane because of its amenities. When I have arrived at Luxor, I was already welcomed with a lot of temples and ruins. I was particularly stunned by Deir el-Bahari, a complex of mortuary temples in Luxor. The temple is truly magnificent, its architecture is well preserved. I had a long walk around the temple but its breathtaking view have shattered my tiredness. I feel like the money I paid for my ticket was worth it. I am going to book a ticket back to Luxor in the future, that’s a promise.
Discovering the Luxor Temple
My name is Peter from Horley. My fascination towards the ancient ruins of Egypt sprawls back from my interest in watching films that feature mummies. I thought to myself, I had to book a plane ticket to see such artifacts in real life. When I discovered Luxor which as a lot of ruins, I immediately booked a plane ticket to Luxor via Thomson Airways. The plane I rode on was fantastic. The staff were kind and accommodating, the features were awesome. I had a good flight to Luxor. Upon arriving at Luxor, I first checked in before exploring the whole city. It was majestic in its own right, Luxor is a beauty. I truly admired Luxor Temple since its interior is too complicated, you need to explore the place in a day. The place is rich in history, I had an educational time in the temple. My ticket to Luxor was worth it.