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Mastaba of Ptah-Hotep and Akhti-Hotep

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Address: Between Step Pyramid and Serapeum | Saqqara, Cairo, Egypt
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Beautiful tombs in the step pyramid area. Local guy will let you take photos for 10LE. There are 2 areas to enter the tombs and to enjoy the hieroglyphics inside. So beautiful

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful tombs in the step pyramid area. Local guy will let you take photos for 10LE. There are 2 areas to enter the tombs and to enjoy the hieroglyphics inside. So beautiful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

I'd been to Egypt before and was confounded by what I was looking at. In this Old Kingdom mastaba, the exquisitely beautiful bas-reliefs were unlike anything that I'd seen in the temples of the New Kingdom at Luxor. How can this be? My guide explained to me that relief artistic quality was at its peak a thousand years before the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2012

In March 2012 these 2 tombs were closed for the visitors, just like the tomb of Mere- ruka... Pity... According to the books that one can buy in Saqqara, they are beautiful!

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