We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
More Info
US$75.00*
and up
Private Tour: Valley of the Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir el Bahari...
More Info
US$32.00*
and up
West Bank of Luxor Tour
More Info
US$40.00*
and up
Day Trip to West Bank Luxor
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Two enthroned statues of Amenhotep III, each soaring more than 60 feet into the sky, are the first monuments visitors see on arriving in the West Bank.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amenhotep iii” (46 reviews)
“huge statues” (41 reviews)
LOCATION
Thebes, Luxor, Egypt
Write a Review
Reviews (1,147)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 651 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I personally wasn't that interested but perhaps it was because I was tired!!!! After a while I tend to burn out on anything be it a museum, art etc.

Thank anitaneff
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best of things in Luxor, giant statues of memnon love walking around it! Taking pictures, must see

Thank Tarek A
Reviewed 6 days ago

These monuments are slightly out of the way however, they are worth the time and effort to get there. Colossal in size they are a true testament to the ambition of the generations before. If possible take a balloon flight over the monuments to appreciate...More

Thank mikeviettours
Reviewed 1 week ago

Colossi of Memnon are huge statues by the side of the road. Well worth seeing, no charge to look around.

Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

They Colossi are at the side of the road leading to the other major tourist sites. They are enormous. No charge to take a look around and get a picture or 10. Have yourself pictured standing next to one so viewers get an idea of...More

Thank markjango
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a necesssary stop by you need to do on your way. Very nice and imposing colosals. Very nice place to take a break and get inspired by this gigant structures. Really nice and recommended to go.

Thank MaryahShdid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The size of these statues have to be seen to be appreciated, they are enormous, even more amazing when you consider that they were carved from single blocks of stone.

Thank 759jjw7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

these gigantic statues are so beautiful, i was really surprised to see them as we drove by,our guide Mr. Abdalla Mohamed from Blue Sky tours stopped and we had time to photograph these wonders. Take time to visit this magnificent statues.

Thank eknox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is not to much to say about this Memnon. There are the rest of a big temple. We visited this two guys at the end of our day trip. You only could imagine how big the temple once was.

Thank Aaron F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To think that these colossal statues were buried under a giant mound of mud for donkeys years beggars belief. They are huge and well worth having a look at if you’re on your way to Luxor.

Thank David M
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Al-Sahaby Lane Restaurant
415 reviews
3.76 km away
Aboudi Coffee Break
77 reviews
3.77 km away
Africa Restaurant
142 reviews
2.85 km away
Sunflower Restaurant
80 reviews
2.99 km away
Nearby Attractions
Temple of Medinat Habu
830 reviews
.99 km away
Valley of the Artisans (Deir el-Medina)
430 reviews
1.33 km away
Ramesseum (Mortuary Temple of Ramses II)
257 reviews
.82 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers