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Tomb Paintings & Graffiti

The tombs here date back to around 2000BC and are interesting because they show the development of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JohnWully
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Daventry, United Kingdom
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Beautiful scene after some stairs but comfortable ones. Worth to see Beni Hasan if you visit El... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mona E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tombs here date back to around 2000BC and are interesting because they show the development of tombs from the earlier Old Kingdom mastabas towards the later tombs of the New Kingdom. They are rightly celebrated for their paintings including scenes of everyday life and...More

Thank JohnWully
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful scene after some stairs but comfortable ones. Worth to see Beni Hasan if you visit El Menia.

Thank Mona E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tombs of non-royal people with fascinating wall paintings of their everyday activities such as wrestling.

Thank Lizzy C
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If your fortunate to travel through middle Egypt, Beni Hassan at Al Minya is a must stop. There is a mildly strenuous walk to the top with a tremendous view of the Nile Valley. Site is 4,000 years old with tombs of the Nobles having...More

Thank johnbarbaram2016
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Scenery from the top of the mountain with the Nile and the valley are only comparable to the outstanding quality of the Frescos on the walls of the tomb. The local site guards would provide you ample guiding services as the professional tourist guides...More

Thank Ashraf S
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

i went there for study trip it's amazing place as historical and archaeological area but the people there of the city are very bad and do not have any idea how to speak with the forign or Egyptian people

Thank HemooAgree
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Very charming, glorious experience. I was astonished by the scene, the friendly people of the village.

Thank soso h
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Tombs of middle kingdom 11 ,12 dynasty,colors is perfect, sport scenes and location of the tombs in east bank of the Nile. You can visit it one day tour from cairo or Luxor by car . You will enjoy the sport scene specially fighting scens

Thank IlfaraoneGalal555
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We started sailing with dawn from the hotel, enjoyed the sunrise, the breeze and the beauty of the great Nile. We had a nice walk up the hill to the awesome, well preserved tombs that Worth a good guide to enjoy to the max.

2  Thank Mohamed E
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It was a great experience to go back in history of old Egypt, precisely the days of the Amarna Atonic period of Akhenaton founder of monotheism and his world famous beautiful wife Queen Nefertiti . One couldn't help feeling happy gazing at the wonderful well...More

Thank Traveler2lands
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