The Valley of Kings includes 63 royal tombs plus many pits.

The Valley of Kings is the ancient burial ground used by the Pharoahs and dignitries from the 18th to the 20th dynasties. Among 63 royal tombs is the famous Tomb of Tutankhamun (KV 62) that was discovered virtually intact in November 1922. 


Ticket (80 LE) is valid for entry to three tombs.

Extra tickets to visit the tomb of  Tutankhamun can be purchased at a cost of 100LE, Ramses V & VI at 50LE and the tomb of Ay in the Western Valley costs an extra 25LE. Ticket for electric train (LE 4 return) . Not all tombs are open to the public, but the valley is open daily though Tutankhamun's tomb closes for an hour between 1 and 2pm.


King Tutankhamen's tomb is open to the public with an admission fee of 100 Egyptian pounds.