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Tomb of Ramses III

Valley of the Kings | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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Guided Tour to the Valley of the Kings and Temple of Queen Hatshepsut
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Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens with Lunch
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Located in the Valley of the Kings, this well-preserved tomb is known as the “Tomb of the Harpists” due to the bas-relief of two blind musicians located in one of the side chambers.
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Valley of the Kings | West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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"walls and ceiling"
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"take photos"
in 5 reviews
"early in the morning"
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"pay extra"
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"cairo museum"
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"nile cruise"
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"valley"
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"colours"
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"hieroglyphics"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just take my view and visit this tomb; so many of the other recommended tombs are closed for renovation; also, consider paying more to see so-called close to the general public tombs for 1,000EGP (must inquire but don't know where?).

Thank Osborneinottawa
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

If you love history, you will love this. Definitely, buy the camera pass so you can take pictures, it is worth it. The intricate artwork and engravings are unbelievable when you think about how ancient it is. Also worth having a tour guide for the...More

Thank TravelerJim1973
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

I went in at least 6 tombs in the Valley of the Kings & Ramses 3rd had the best preserved artwork to see in the tomb. It was very good and pictures turned out amazing.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

A tomb with fascinating and beautifully colorful scenes and hieroglyphs, yet included in the standard price

Thank NomadPhil
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Entering the tomb of Ramesses II in the Valley of the Kings was awe inspiring. The hierogliphics are colourful and crips, as if just finished. Until recently, photography was not allowed but I wish I had known they'd just introduced a "licence" you buy for...More

Thank Rose M
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

The Tomb of Ramses III is another of the fascinating tombs that we visited in the Valley of the Kings. Again, more great hieroglyphics and carvings.

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

It is located in valley of kings, amazing place with nice grooves and colours. A must see place in Luxor.

Thank Karim Z
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Absolutely a must see along with all the other tombs. The hieroglyphics and images are just stunning!

Thank martin-and-elena
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

The tomb is found in a desolate mountain area outside of Luxor. It is one of several tombs to be found here and they were stone tunnels excavated deep into the stone mountain. The entrance is quite simple and there is a tunnel that leads...More

Thank Dao1949
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Don't need to pay extra to see this tomb. When inside, you can see this beautiful painting. Awesome.

Thank jndaltoe
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