West Bank

The West Bank of in is also the gateway to the amazing , and a string of pharaonic mortuary temples vies with the richly-decorated Tombs of the Nobles and the workmen's village, Deir el-Medineh, for the visitors’ attention.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned in Egypt during the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt. Photo: MusikAnimal, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The is the memorial temple of Pharaoh Ramesses II. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Temple of Ramesses III at was an important New Kingdom period temple structure in the West Bank of in . Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
The , also known as Kom el-Hettân, was built by the main architect Amenhotep, son of Habu, for the Pharaoh Amenhotep III during the 18th Dynasty in the New Kingdom. Photo: Markh, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a necropolis near on the West Bank at , . Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

West Bank

25.7206° or 25° 43' 14" north
32.6103° or 32° 36' 37" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: مدينة طيبة الجنائزية
  • Belarusian: Тэбскі нэкропаль
  • Belarusian: Фіванскі некропаль
  • Catalan: Necròpolis tebana
  • Catalan: necròpolis tebana
  • Croatian: Tebanske nekropole
  • Czech: Thébská nekropole
  • Dutch: Oude stad Thebe met haar necropolis
  • Egyptian Arabic: مدينة طيبه الجنائزيه
  • English: Theban Necropolis
  • Esperanto: Nekropolo de Tebo
  • Finnish: Theban nekropoli
  • French: Necropole thebaine
  • French: Nécropole thébaine
  • French: nécropole thébaine
  • Galician: Necrópole de Tebas
  • Georgian: თებეს ნეკროპოლისი
  • German: Liste von Fundstätten in Theben-West
  • German: Thebanische Nekropole
  • German: Theben-West
  • Greek: Νεκρόπολη των Θηβών
  • Hebrew: הנקרופוליס של תבאי
  • Hebrew: נקרופוליס של תבאי
  • Hindi: थेबान कब्रिस्तान
  • Indonesian: Nekropolis Thebes
  • Italian: necropoli di Tebe
  • Japanese: テーベのネクロポリス
  • Malay: Nekropolis Thebes
  • Polish: Teby Zachodnie
  • Portuguese: Margem Oeste
  • Portuguese: Necrópole de Tebas
  • Portuguese: Necrópole tebana
  • Portuguese: Tebas Antiga e a sua Necrópole
  • Portuguese: Tebas Antiga e sua Necrópole
  • Russian: Фиванский некрополь
  • Serbian: Некропола у Теби
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tebanske nekropole
  • Slovenian: Tebanska nekropola
  • Spanish: Necropolis tebana
  • Spanish: Necrópolis tebana
  • Turkish: Teb Nekropolü
  • Ukrainian: Фіванський некрополь
  • Vietnamese: Khu lăng mộ Thebes
  • Necropoli di Tebe

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