The Temple of the Oracle at the Siwa Oasis

The Temple of the Oracle at the Siwa Oasis

The Temple of Amun at the Siwa Oasis in Egypt is usually known as the Temple of the Oracle because of Tsar Alexander, who came there to consult the oracle before ordering the construction of the city of Alexandria. The temple is in ruins and its fate is questionable as the rock under the building is slowly sliding down. To visit the Temple of the Oracle at the Siwa Oasis you have to climb a marked path in one side of the sliding rock. Besides the temple there you will see other ruined buildin... [ read more ]