Luxor is the premier travel destination in Upper and the Nile Valley. Although a relatively small town by Egyptian population standards, Luxor is quite extensive.

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The of is the central part of Luxor township, centred on the twin foci of the Temple of Luxor and the Temple of Karnak.

The is an archaeological locality in the hills immediately behind the of .

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 202,000
  • IATA airport code: LXR
  • United Nations Location Code: EG LXR
  • Latitude: 25° 41' 56.1" (25.6989°) north
  • Longitude: 32° 38' 31.6" (32.6421°) east
  • Elevation: 89 meters (292 feet)
  • Wikidata: Luxor
  • Wikimedia Commons: Luxor

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Other Names for Luxor

Arabic: الأقصر, Arabic: الاقصر, Armenian: Լուքսոր, Belarusian: Горад Луксор, Bulgarian: Луксор, Chinese: 樂蜀, Egyptian Arabic: الاقصر, Esperanto: Luksoro, French: Louxor, Galician: Luxor- الأقصر, Georgian: ლუქსორი, German: Luxor, Greek: Λούξορ, Hebrew: לוקסור, Hindi: लक्सर, Irish: Lucsar, Italian: Luxor, Japanese: ルクソール, Kirghiz: Луксор шаары, Korean: 룩소르, Latvian: Luksora, Lithuanian: Luksoras, Macedonian: Луксор, Marathi: लुक्सोर, Occitan (post 1500): Loxòr
Panjabi: ਲਕਸਰ, Persian: اقصر, Polish: Luksor, Portuguese: Luxor, Quechua: Al Uqsur, Russian: Луксор, Serbian: Луксор, Slovenian: Luksor, Spanish: Luxor, Spanish: Lúxor, Tamil: அல்-உக்சுர், Thai: ลักซอร์, Turkish: El-Uksur, Ukrainian: Луксор, Urdu: اقصر, Western Panjabi: لکسر, Yue Chinese: 樂蜀, El-Aksur, El Aqsur, El Kusur, El Qusur, El Uqsor, Louksor, Luqsor
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