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The key feature of this tomb, which was originally built for Ramses V and expanded by Ramses VI during the 20th Dynasty, is its vaulted astronomical ceiling with a double image of the Goddess Nut swallowing the sun.
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Valley of the Kings | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed April 15, 2009

There is a majestic quality to the tomb of Ramses VI. The corridors are wide and ceilings are high and the descent to the burial chamber is gradual. As I moved deeper into the tomb I thought of a procession thousands of years ago down...More

8  Thank redeco
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed December 4, 2012

Nice Tomb but some far from the Valley by walk and in a remote condition. Always have plenty of water with you and prefer comfortable cloths and shoes. The great thing about this Tomb is there are astronomical ceilings. The colors are lovely. Your decision...More

3  Thank Bilge S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is tomb KV9 in the Valley of the Kings, it is a long wide and high entrance tunnel filled with amazing reliefs and images. You won’t believe it’s the best part of 3,000 years old! When you come to the Valley of the Kings...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Even though entrance is not included in the regualr ticket, the tomb is worth a visit. Very nice reliefs and paintings.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went inside this tomb alomg with a few others the colours and paintings are out of this world . Hard to believe that this was done hundreds of yrs b.c ago. The size of the tunnel the burial chamber everything is just amazing.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Is a great place better to visit as here everything remaind from tut ancamon everything was transfered to cairo museum Go for ramsess. Top tumb !

Thank stevenmG6565FF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hieroglyphics and colour within this tomb are beyond belief. You will find a long queue to enter but the wait is well worth it. The wall coverings throughout are really impressive.

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fab art and the colours are still so vivid. Take your time as there is plenty to see and don’t forget to look up. You are not allowed to take photos in these tombs unless you pay in advance otherwise you can have your phone...More

Thank Sprout1Cheshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history and stories behind each of the kings is just fascinating. Seeing this tomb first hand almost doesn’t seem real. When you’ve seen documentaries on these and then get to see them in person, it’s really amazing

Thank mmsnyder79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the painting are good, the tomb is good, and it is cooler inside the tomb, it is a good break from the heat outside.

Thank Jia Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful tomb and an amazing experience. Definitely spend the money on a photo pass, the pictures are so fun to share with family and friends back home.

Thank JamieHtravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It cost an extra very modest amount (about $3.50) to visit this tomb, and it was among the best decorations of any tomb, plus we had the place just about to ourselves--very nice!

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