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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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Luxor City, Luxor 85511, Egypt
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I was just completly amaze how in the World they have manage to build such graves were i could even go down so deep. That in the old days there are no machineries but onlt man power. The amount of Hieroglyphs that was all over...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lon22paras
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The renowned Valley of the Kings, hidden between rocky slopes, was the final resting place for the kings of the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties. There are 63 tombs in all. Since Howard Carter opened up King Tut's tomb to expose the treasures of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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This valley of the Kings is incredible to see so many tobms built under the ground with many paintings and hieroglyphs, which would have required many years to build.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kdoi2017
Reviewed yesterday

Will love this spot if you enter the correct tombs. I believe we saw Ramses, 4,6 and 9 and Tutankhamun. There are splendiferous hieroglyphics with intact colours in many of these and they are wondrous to see. Visualize the care and determination of ancient Egyptians...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ray M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Around 30+ tombs have been uncovered so far. The Japanese government is one of the sponsors of this excavation. The highlight of the tour was the temple of Queen Hatshepsut

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank avimanyub
Reviewed 2 days ago

Buy your tickets and take a ride into the Valley of the Kings. Each day a different tomb may be available for viewing. Do as the security and assistants ask regarding cameras, if not it will be confiscated. Remember you are in their country and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you ever wanted to visit the tombs of the pharaohs this is a must, a bucket list adventure. You get 3 tombs on one ticket with several that cost more to visit. I woul definitely recommend the Rameses V/VI tomb. Also get one photo...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank RMJ42
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One does not realise the magnitude of the width, height and scale of this burial ground until you are here. The map at the entry showing depth of each tomb , depending upon the rule / life of the king, reveals how these amazing people...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 2012sunilmumbai
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While we all hear about Pyramids, this I never knew about. 60 plus tombs of Egyptian Kings all stacked in one place. Some of the most original work with colors still intact inside the tombs. For any Egyptian mythology geek, this is a must go...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 53akbarm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Firstly - pay the 300LE to be able to take photos in the 3 temples....it is worth it - the packs of photos that you can buy are no where near as good as the photos you will take yourself. We visited the three tombs...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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kiptic
March 14, 2019|
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Response from selvakumar2015 | Reviewed this property |
Please read my postings on my Egypt Travels. I was in Egypt for about a week plus. Local tours and transport organized by a reliable Company South Sinai Travels. After Alexandria ( one day), Cairo (two days), we flew by... More
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cheyanne A
February 1, 2019|
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Response from 1984falk | Reviewed this property |
With a photo ticket you could take photos in Seti II's tomb. We did not go to Seti I's tomb
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January 18, 2019|
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Response from William F | Reviewed this property |
Like other our guide bought all the tickets. There was almost no line. Make sure to get the camera pass. Ramses VI was probably my favorite and Seti was amazing as well. I went in with little expectation but was blown... More
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