Colossi of Memnon 1/6 by Tripoto
September - May
14 out of 81 attractions in Luxor

Colossi of Memnon

After walking 3km, we reached Colossi of Memnon. Took some pics and started walking towards ticket office.
Sohini Paul
The Colossi of Memnon are two twin statues depicting Amenhotep III (14th century BC)in a seated position, his hands resting on his knees and his gaze facing eastwards. The original function of the Colossi was to stand guard at the entrance to Amenhotep's memorial temple.