Edfu - Nile Cruise
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The tourists where transported to the Temple by horse carriages.
The coverment touristassociation had forbidden to use busses
Temple of Edfu cort yard Edfu temple was build by the Ptolemaios pharaos 237 - 105 Bc.
It was worshipping the falcon formed god Horus,
When the temple was found by Auguste Mariette in 1860 the sand was filling the temple
almost to the roof wich was black because the villagers where living inside and burning fires.
Columns of the hypostyle hall. Statue of Horus The pylon is 79 meters wide and 36 meters high. Sparows in the hieroglyfs Nekhbet and Wadjet are crowning pharoh Ptolemaios VIII The horses name on carriage 300 was Usuf The horses where waiting on the square. Everybody had to go back with the same carriage The horses got a cool bath after hard work