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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the additional reasonably priced ticket. It is not expensive as Seti and Nefertary tombs. It is for two kings Ramses V and VI. The paintings and colors are wonderful. Not very crowded. We hired the local guard to explain to us and he was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Khaled E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth the small extra fee and save one of your camera punches (3 punches/pass) for this tomb. Hieroglifics are better defined, with much better color than others. Of course the mummy and artifacts are long gone to museums around the world.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

so much history, incredible architecture and craftsmanship, another stop on your egypt trip you shouldn’t miss. an eye opening journey to an area that just reading about doesn’t compare to seeing it in person.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank doug p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Valley of the Kings was our favorite site in Egypt, even more than the Pyramids, and one of the best tombs is Ramses VI.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kymblair
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recommend that you only visit 3 tombs here at the valley of the kings including this one. Paying for the transportation from the entrance to the tombs is well worth it (about 5-10 Egyptian pounds per adult). If you're a student, bring your student...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were the only visitors inside and were shown some spooky details. There is definitely a 'strange' atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Colors are bright and the images are all clear. You pay extra for this tomb, but we basically had it to ourselves as well which mad the experience all that much better. You do need to also buy the photo ticket to take pictures.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank William F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

KV9 is the tomb of Ramses VI. Its entrance is close to that of Tutankhamen's, and costs an extra 100 le in addition to the general admission ticket. The colors here are very vibrant still, and the paintings are beautiful. It is very beautiful, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linette L
Reviewed January 8, 2019

You had to pay Egyptian $100 extra to see but well worth the price. The ceiling on the sarcophagus room was amazing and worth the price of the ticket alone. Walls were bright white, compared to some others that were more dusty beige, with beautifully...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bernadette D
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

It was very fascinating to see the paintings along the way to the grave where the pharaoh was buried , but it’s quite disappointing at the end to see an empty hole where the mummy used to lie. Tip: Be sure to ask your guide...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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