Kom Ombo - Nile Cruise
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The boats are arriving right ar the Kom Ombo temple There used to be hundreds of crocodiles at the river bend at Kom Ombo. Thats why the temple of Kom Ombo was built here by Pharaoh Tholemaios XII 80 -51 B.c to worship the strenght of Sebek the crocodile god.
Mummyfied crocodiles where found at the temple and put on display at the museum.
There are no more crocodiles down stream on the Nile after the dam at Aswan
The sun is setting on the west bank The hypostyle hall is still standing The tourists are trying to scveeze in II The crocodile good Sebek was worshipped in the temple