The complex of Roman Mons Porhyrites, is famous for the rare purple stone that used to be found there. The Porphyries became so famous that the excavation of this stone grew into an industry in the Roman era. The ruins of that industry near Gebel Abu Dukhan, is of special attraction among the tourists of Egypt.
Add Your Travel Story
your email address will not be published. Required field are marked *
Comments will go through a verification process for security reasons.