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Ancient Egyptian Tombs

Famous Ancient Egyptian Tombs

Ancient Egyptian tombs were not just places for burying the dead as much as they were “Immortal Palaces“, in which the deceased blessed a new life in the other world, after a trip in the living world for years in which he prepared himself financially and morally to win the eternal life in the heavens. So if you have a curiosity about Egypt’s deep history the last thousands of years, here are the famous ancient tombs in Egypt to discover in your holiday within the land of legends & wonders.

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FAQ

What Was Put In Ancient Egyptian Tombs?

The ancient Egyptians used to put the belongings of the one who died to let him or she enjoy their afterlife journey and those items included furniture, food, accessories, games, etc.

Which Tombs Are So Important In Egypt To Visit?

The most famous tombs in Egypt are mainly located in the Valley of the Kings including the following tombs:

  • Ramses VII
  • Ramses IV
  • Ramses IX
  • Merenptah
  • Ramses III
  • Seti II
  • Ramses V
  • Ramses VI
  • Seti I
  • King Tutankhamun
  • Queen Nefertari in the Valley of the Queens

Why Were Tombs Important In Ancient Egypt?

The concept of a tomb was so important in ancient Egypt as it was the house of the dean and its main purpose was to protect the dead and contains the main necessary equipment to assist the dead in his/their afterlife journey.

How Many Ancient Egyptian Tombs?

There are more than 66 tombs that were found that date back thousands of years ago.rn

What Should I Wear While Being in Egypt?

You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.

What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?

Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.

Why book Trips in Egypt?

We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.

Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.

What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.

What is the Weather is Like?

The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 23 ¡ÆC in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 32 ¡ÆC in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?

It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.

Should I Give Tips in Egypt?

It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.

Can I Enter the Pyramids?

Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.

How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?

Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.

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