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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.
Luxor City, Luxor 85511, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday

To get to the Valley of the Kings is a 20 minute drive out of Luxor on the left bank of the Nile. Its a worthwhile trip as you pass a number of other attractions but it is simply the highlight of any visit to...More

Thank LadyMolestrangler
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went to the valley of the kings twice when I was in Luxor, and its totally worth it to take time see though it. I also entered the Ramasses 6, Seti 1 and Tutankhamun tomb, the first 2 are impressive and the last one...More

1  Thank mavis S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Valley of the Kings was the highlight of the visit to Luxor. You could go in three tombs as part of your entrance ticket - they rotate about 15 tombs that are open at a time to help preserve the tombs, so you may not...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 3 days ago

To get to the Valley of the Kings you have to hop on a boat and cross to the left bank of the Nile. From there you hop on a bus or taxi to take you the rest of the way. All up it’s about...More

1  Thank adriano769
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was looking forward to the Valley of the Kings most of all ahead of my trip to Egypt and it certainly didn't disappoint. The tombs are stunning and it's such a humbling experience to be in the presence of such beautiful structures and artwork...More

Thank Kimberley H
Reviewed 3 days ago

The overall place gives you a feeling that there is something different. Had a chance to visit three tombs with one at a depth of 100 metres. The carvings inside the tomb are so beautiful and speaks about the craftsmanship of the people from that...More

Thank Kanif B
Reviewed 5 days ago

even though I've been here twice, I still have not found time to see all the different tombs ...sometimes because they are closed other times because of construction ,other times because of tourist. But if one finds the time. Make a day of it! It...More

Thank Dar37
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a must if you are in Egypt and is beyond expectations. Your tour will take you and you will love it. Remember it is very hot. Carry ad little add possible. Camera hat and water will do

Thank Explorer807740
Reviewed 6 days ago

You get a ticket that allows entrance to 3 tombs. Guides aren't allowed in the tombs, of course there are 'guides' in each tomb, who will point out features to you (for a tip) . Photography isn't allowed unless you have paid extra for a...More

Thank Sheilz W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Because of the heat we did this early in the morning in order to avoid the mid day sun. It is absolutely stunning and something you will never forget.

Thank Joe M
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September 8, 2018|
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Response from Jucily M | Reviewed this property |
We were advised by our guide that there was no guarantee on any given day that certain tombs would be open as they would close them for a number of reasons. You just have to go there and hope that the ones you want to see... More
August 11, 2018|
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Response from Eileen W | Reviewed this property |
I used Mara House Luxor and highly recommend it! Probably the only tour company in Egypt that does not take you on side trips to commission stores, wasting hours of valuable time. No sudden extra expensive surprises either... More