The historic town of Abydos situated on the west of Nile River is one of the most revered Sites Of Egypt with some extremely important temples and tombs stored in its heart.
History Of Abydos
From First dynasty to 30th, Abydos was used as funeral grounds for pharaohs and during 5th dynasty; it became centre of Isis devotion and Osiris cult.
But the Ancient Egypt’s sacred ground went into decline from the beginning of Ptolemaic (Greek) era of Egypt.
Best Time To Visit Abydos
Ideal Weather: (November-December)
The weather is not too hot and not too cold, best for sightseeing..
Cheapest Time: (June-August)
Daytimes are hot but not too uncomfortable..
Best Time: (March-May and September-October)
Don’t forget to travel with a bottle of moisturiser and hat for comfort..
Busiest Time: January-February
Peak tourist season with best weather all around..
Major Point Of Interest In Abydos
- And so on…
To know in details about these sites, see Egypt Temples.
Things To Do In Abydos
Egypt Tourism has brought the city into focus with several exciting adventures which you can see below.
|Places To See
|Things To Do
|Temple of Seti I
|Local food and restaurants…
|First Hypostyle Hall
|Second Hypostyle Hall
|Sanctuary of Amun
|Temple South Wing
|Ramses II Temple
|The ancient city remains…
Explore the open air museum of temples tombs and structures. Egypt Sightseeing Tours has a way to pull you into its seductive web and let Ancient Egypt’s magic weave its strands. NILE HOLIDAY Knows what an experience that is and fully endeavour in giving the taste of Egypt and making your Egypt Holiday an unforgettable experience. Enjoy Egypt of your dream and let its magic fill your soul…