March 11, 2013

Temple of Haroeris and Sobek

Photograph by Kenneth Garrett, National Geographic

The Temple of Haroeris and Sobek in Kom Ombo, Egypt, is located on a bank of the Nile about 30 miles north of Aswan. A nighttime river cruise is one of the best ways to approach the temple, which was built during the Ptolemaic period.

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