The city of Luxor is located in southern Egypt near the Nile. It is the ancient Thebes. If you are a fan of ancient Egypt or want to discover this period, Luxor is the place for you. This Egyptian city was a shining example of the first pyramid constructions in ancient times. It was also the capital of Egypt from 1600 BC to 1100 BC. You will find two temples: Karnak and Luxor. It is a place rich in history and mythical of ancient Egypt. Its wonders were only rediscovered in the 18th century and have been restored. This is why they can now be admired to understand the history of the country better.