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"The Valley of the Kings / Queens" Valley of the Kings Tip by myriam_c

Valley of the Kings, Luxor: 132 reviews and 217 photos

  Valley of the Kings
by myriam_c

On the left bank of the Nile on a very isolated spot you will find the vast Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. It's here that the kings & queens have been buried in vaults in the rocks. The graves are beautifully decorated with frescoes and hieroglyphs. It's not just graves, it's more like big underground rooms.

1) If you want to make pictures in the graves you will have to buy a license!
2) You will need a full day if you want to visit all the graves and the Temple of Hatchepsut.

Directions: west bank of the Nile

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jan 10, 2003
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