This one time ancient Egyptian capital is considered to be the greatest open air museums, but seeing is believing. No photography can describe the beauty of ancient Thebes. The Nile flowing between the modern town and the west-bank necropolis, show’s a Scattered landscape of riches. Ranging from the temples of Karnak and Luxor. Since end of the 18th century Western travellers were drawn to Thebes’ wealth and power. Today’s traveller may be surrounded by coachloads of tourists, but with strategyt it is possible to avoid the crowds and get the most from the magic of the Theban landscape and heritage.