Abu Simbel temples

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Abu Simbel temples
Panorama Abu Simbel crop.jpg
The Great Temple o Ramesses II is on the left an the Smaw Temple o Nefertari is on the richt.
Abu Simbel temples is locatit in Egypt
Abu Simbel temples
Shawn within Egypt
Location Aswan Govrenorate, Egyp
Region Nubia
Coordinates 22°20′13″N 31°37′32″E / 22.33694°N 31.62556°E / 22.33694; 31.62556Coordinates: 22°20′13″N 31°37′32″E / 22.33694°N 31.62556°E / 22.33694; 31.62556
Teep temple
History
Bigger Ramesses II
Foondit Approximately 1264 BCE
Periods New Kinrick o Egyp
Offeecial name Nubian Monuments frae Abu Simbel tae Philae
Teep Cultural
Criteria i, iii, vi
Designatit 1979 (3rd session)
Reference no. 88
Region Arab States

The Abu Simbel temples are twa massive rock temples at Abu Simbel (Arabic: أبو سمبل‎), a veelage in Nubia, soothren Egyp, near the border wi Sudan. Thay are situatit on the wastren bank o Loch Nasser, aboot 230 km soothwast o Aswan (aboot 300 km bi road).