03. Abu Simbel Temples
Abu Simbel Temples are basically two large temples that were constructed during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II. These temples are carved out of the mountainside and a lasting monument of Ramesses II and his queen Nefertari. They are located on the western banks of Lake Nasser. The construction of these temples was done back in 13th century BC. The temple was built to honor the Pharaoh’s victory at the battle of Kadesh. Thousands of tourists visit these temples every year. They are one of the popular tourist attractions of this country.