Dra' Abu el-Naga'

The necropolis of Draʻ Abu el-Naga' is located on the West Bank of the Nile at , just by the entrance of the dry bay that leads up to and north of the necropolis of .

Notable Places in the Area

The is an archaeological locality in the hills immediately behind the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Tourist attraction
Deir el-Bahari or Dayr al-Bahri is a complex of mortuary temples and tombs located on the west bank of the Nile, opposite the city of , . is situated 1¼ km west of Dra' Abu el-Naga'. Photo: Nowic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is the memorial temple of Pharaoh Ramesses II. is situated 1¼ km southwest of Dra' Abu el-Naga'. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a necropolis near on the West Bank at , . Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of in is also the gateway to the amazing , and… Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in and the capital of . Photo: Blalonde, Public domain.

Dra' Abu el-Naga'

25.7353° or 25° 44' 7" north
32.6206° or 32° 37' 14" east
91 metres (299 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: ذراع أبو النجا
  • Basque: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • Belarusian: Дра Абу эль-Нага
  • Catalan: Necròpolis de Dra-Abu al-Naga
  • Czech: Dra Abú el-Naga
  • Dutch: Dra' Abu el-Naga'
  • Egyptian Arabic: ذراع ابو النجا
  • English: Dra' Abu el-Naga
  • English: Nagaa el-Deir
  • French: Dra Abou el-Naga
  • German: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • German: Drāʿ Abū en-Nagā
  • Hebrew: ד'ראע אבו א-נגא
  • Indonesian: Dra' Abu el-Naga'
  • Italian: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • Japanese: ドゥラ・アブル・ナガ
  • Persian: ذراع ابوالنجا
  • Polish: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • Russian: Дра-Абу-эль-Нага
  • Russian: Дра Абу эль-Нага
  • Slovenian: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • Spanish: Dra Abu el-Naga
  • Ukrainian: Дра Абу ель-Неґа

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