"Luxor ? the necropolis of Thebes" Egypt Things to Do Tip by RENE_CARDOEN

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  Luxor - The Valley of the Kings

The site of Thebes includes a vast area on both the eastern bank of the Nile, where the temples of Karnak and Luxor stand and the western bank where the necropolis is hidden in the mountains.
The picture shows a part of the Valley of the Kings where many Pharaohs were buried. In the year 1922 the British Egyptologist Howard Carter discovered the intact grave of Tutankhamen.

Directions: Valley of the Kings ? West bank of the river Nile - Luxor

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  • Written Mar 26, 2004
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