Aerial view of the City of Akhenaten, El-Amarna, Egypt. (reconstruction) This view is facing east with the River Nile running along the bottom of the image. On the left we can see the Great Aten Temple whilst on the right is the Small Aten Temple.
Amenhotep III was the ninth Faroah of the dynasty. He ruled over an era which was the most artistic in Kmt history, and at the height of its international power. Amenhotep III ruled for 39 years and was known as the 'Magnificent'.