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Address: El Moaaskar El Romani, Alexandria, Egypt
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Even if the place is somehow left abandoned when you enter the site your impression change very interesting specially the bassorilievi inside the catacombs

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2014
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Muscat, Oman
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

These are 4 subterranean rock-cut tombs of a relative good condition and beautiful depictions. They date back to the Ptolemaic era, particularly the 2nd and 3rd century BC. The tombs were discovered in 1933 when the government decided to level the ground to build a soccer court leading to this magnificent find. Near the tombs were military barracks named after... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Even if the place is somehow left abandoned when you enter the site your impression change very interesting specially the bassorilievi inside the catacombs

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Alexandria, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

This necropolis is a hidden gem. There are actually 4 tombs. start your visit with number 3 and 4 -as they are more ruined then head to No 1 and 2 which are great. The tombs are quite complex . they have stairs, small temples inside, offerings tables, wells, one has 6 sfinxes, and some mortuary chambers. One big sarcofagus... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2009

I visited Mustafa Kamel Necropolis in December 2009. The location is in Roushdy (west of Stanley Bridge). As you are heading towards the Corniche from the tram track the entrance is on the left (sign only in Arabic). Entry cost is 20 EGP for foreigners. There were no other visitors when 2 of us visited. This site dates from around... More 

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