The history of the place began in the pre-dynastic period. Dendera was the seat of the sixth nome of Upper Egypt, and the local goddess was Hathor. By the time the excavations began, the temple was half covered with desert sand. Among other things, we will see the holy lake, the holy lake – an ancient Egyptian temple. An artistic pond with rectangular walls and access by stairs. Each priest had to take a bath in the lake at dawn before entering the temple. We also see Mammisi (birth house). After visiting Dendera we drive to Abydos. Where we will rest and have lunch in a good restaurant. After a lunch break, we continue our expedition and visit Abydos with all the sights.
The Mortuary Temple of Seti is an archaeological site on the west bank of the Nile. This place was an important necropolis in the country. Until the end of the 1st dynasty, servants and followers of the service of rulers in the afterlife were buried in Abydos at the same time as the pharaohs. The mortuary temple of Seti I is located in Abydos. Here in Abydos, among other things, we see the chapel of Amun, the Royal Gallery and the remains of walled wells. At the Abydos Temple, marvel at the very well-preserved reliefs, colors, images and symbols of hieroglyphs, clearly and accurately carved in stone. In Abydos they worshiped the god Osiris. Learn a lot about Dendera Temple and Abydos from your guide.
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