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Address: Luxor City, Luxor, Egypt
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This desert valley contains the ancient burial ground of many Egyptian...

This desert valley contains the ancient burial ground of many Egyptian pharaohs. Among over 60 royal tombs is the famous Tomb of Tutankhamen that was found in pristine condition.

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Majestic... the only word I can imagine

By seeing the pictures, we knew it's going to be a great place to visit but didn't realize, it would be so amazing until we landed there. It's much more than we thought. Grand... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Dibyajyoti M
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hello.i've been to valley of the kings in 2014 when I enjoyed a holiday with my sister and my roommate.what can I say about valley of the kings?I didn't like that I paid a price to see tombs and it's actually included just three tombs to see from 72, and from three of them I think only one has the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

By seeing the pictures, we knew it's going to be a great place to visit but didn't realize, it would be so amazing until we landed there. It's much more than we thought. Grand, Majestic, Impressive.. The Egyptian Kings believed in life after death.. Death for them was not the end of the journey, but it was the beginning of... More 

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Travelled with a guide from a company called Tours from Hurghada. This company is first class. Our guide Mohammed was so knowledgeable about the tombs. You have to see them in real life as the pictures and videos do not do this justice at all. Make sure you listen to your guide when he tells you not to take photos.... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While the Valley of the Kings should be included in any trip to Luxor, you don't need to go through all the opened tombs. Choose 2 or 3, but avoid Tutenkhamoun's. It's a bit of a disappointment. We saw Ramses VII's and a couple of other ones, namely Thutmose's, which is quite different as the hieroglyphs are freehand!

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic place- so much history- very well preserved. Suggest you spend a good day there, despite the heat! Any tomb that you can see offers something unique. None are the same. Hire a guide- well worth it. See Tomb of King Tut if you can and dont miss Carter's house

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Took an over night train from Cairo to reach Luxor which is located in the heart of Egypt and a far cry from the dirt and packed streets of Cairo. I felt like stepping back in time as soon as I stepped off the train. Luxor itself is a lovely and vibrant town but the opportunity to visit one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Epic experience and very much worth the money to go up in a hot air balloon and view it from the skies early in the morning. But even on the ground it is an experience not to be missed.

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking through there you can feel all the history that took place there at that time. You can take some great pics there too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in the peak of summer time and it was unbearable hot! Take water and try to keep it cool! However this is one of the must visits if you in Luxor. In our 3 graves were included in the tour price, and its worth visiting them all 3. Stick to the group and be careful to be husseled.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went into the valley and visited many of the tombs, each of which has its own character and art. Definitely take an experienced guide to help explain the history and architecture.

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