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  • Address: West Bank, Luxor, Egypt
  • Hours: Open daily 6am-5pm
  • Admission: E£55

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Valley of the Queens Tours

Hidden in a Y-shaped ravine on the West Bank of the Nile, the Valley of the Queens is an ancient burial site where the wives of the reigning Pharaohs from the 18th, 19th, and 20th dynasties were buried. The valley not only contains the tombs of the royal wives and children from this time, but is also home to a number of other tombs of members of the royal families, including princesses and princes. 

The most famous tomb at the site is that of Queen Nefertari, which is only occasionally open to visitors. Widely considered to be the finest in the whole of Egypt, the tomb of Nefertari has been completely restored but is nevertheless closed more often than not. Nefertari was one of the five wives of Ramses II, and the tomb he built for his favourite queen is a grand shrine to her beauty and a testament of his love for her. Among its ornate decoration it features colorful scenes upon its chamber walls and golden stars adorning the ceiling.


Practical Info

The Valley of the Queens is situated at the southern end of the Theban hillside on the West Bank of the Nile. To reach the site from Luxor, visitors can take the National Ferryboat from the Corniche, before taking a taxi to the West Bank.

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Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens with Lunch, Luxor, null
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Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens with Lunch

Explore two of the most famous sites of Luxor west bank, the Valley of the Kings and the Valley of the Queens, on a private guided tour, you will visit 3 ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 5 to 6 hrs

From USD $49.00
West Bank Private Day Tour from Luxor, Luxor, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

West Bank Private Day Tour from Luxor

Private Tour Luxor West Bank Valley of the Kings and Hatsheput Temple

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $55.00
Small Group Tour by Bus to Luxor West Bank, Luxor, Private Day Trips
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Small Group Tour by Bus to Luxor West Bank

This is a 6 hour tour that includes; The Valley of the Kings (3 tombs), Valley of the Queens (2-3 tombs), the Temple of Hatshepsut and the Colossi of Memnon. ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $51.00
Private Tour Valley of the Kings and Queens and Hatshepsut Temple, Luxor, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Private Tour Valley of the Kings and Queens and Hatshepsut Temple

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Private day tour to see the famous monuments of the ancient West Bank in Luxor. These monuments include Valley of the Kings (Necropolis of Thebes), Temple of ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

From USD $62.50
Luxor West Bank Private Tour with Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, Luxor, Day Trips
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Luxor West Bank Private Tour with Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut

Discover the West bank of Luxor, Valley of King, Colossi of Memnon and Hatshepsut Temple.

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $50.00
Private Half Day Tour of the West Bank of Luxor with Pickup, Luxor, Day Trips
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Private Half Day Tour of the West Bank of Luxor with Pickup

After you being picked up from your hotel in Luxor, you and your private group will get a glimpse of some important historical monuments in the West Bank of ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 5 hours (approx.)

From USD $29.00
4-Day 3-Night Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor, Aswan, Day Trips
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4-Day 3-Night Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor

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Enjoy beautiful Nile Valley scenery as you cruise down the River Nile on a 4-day cruise from Aswan to Luxor. Visit the temples of Karnak, Edfu, and more. ...  Read more

Location: Aswan, Egypt
Duration: 4 days (approx.)

From USD $290.00
Private Tour Luxor West Bank Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple Colossi of Memnon, Luxor, ... 
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Private Tour Luxor West Bank Valley of the Kings and Hatshepsut Temple Colossi of Memnon

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Take a step back into the ancient history of Egypt by exploring the famous sites in Luxor West Bank. Visit the Valley of the Kings, the world famous tomb of ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)

From USD $46.00
Private Vehicle and Driver for 1 Day in Luxor, Luxor, Full-day Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 5

Private Vehicle and Driver for 1 Day in Luxor

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Enjoy a whole day exploring Luxor's historic monuments with your own personal vehicle and driver. Vehicles are sized for your party, from stylish town cars to ...  Read more

Location: Luxor, Egypt
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $40.00

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