Montu Temple Enclosure
A gate, usually locked, on the wall near the Temple of Ptah (in the Amun Temple Enclosure) leads to the Montu Temple Enclosure. Montu,...
Off to the left (north) of the first court of the Amun Temple Enclosure is Karnak’s open-air museum. The term "museum" and the...
Amun Temple Enclosure
Amun-Ra was the local god of Karnak (Luxor) and during the New Kingdom, when the princes of Thebes ruled Egypt, he became the preeminent...
Gerda is one half of a German-Egyptian couple whose restaurant has built a strong following with European residents and regular...
New Karnak · interesting places nearby
Silk Road information
Silk Road is one of the most sophisticated dining experiences in Luxor, offering an exotic cuisine, rich in spices, sourced from India, Thailand, China and all over Asia and prepared by the wonderful Indian chef. The setting is Asian minimal chic. If you are at a loss with the large-ish menu, ask for a degustation of several dishes (from E£240).
Good wine list, and perfect for a romantic dinner.