Valley of the Kings

The Valley of the Kings is an archaeological locality in the hills immediately behind the of . As such, it is one of the most remarkable archaeological destinations in the world - the burial place of most of the pharaohs of Egypt of the New Kingdom.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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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 , . Photo: Nowic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, or Dayr al-Madīnah, is an ancient Egyptian workmen's village which was home to the… Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is the memorial temple of Pharaoh Ramesses II. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

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The is a site in , where the wives of pharaohs were buried in ancient times. Photo: Zureks, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

Valley of the Kings

Latitude
25.7402° or 25° 44' 24.8" north
Longitude
32.6019° or 32° 36' 6.8" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 115773400
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Vallei van die Konings
  • Albanian: Lugina e Mbretërve
  • Arabic: Siong han mga Hadi
  • Arabic: وادي الملوك
  • Armenian: Արքաների հովիտ
  • Asturian: Valle de los Reis
  • Azerbaijani: Krallar vadisi
  • Bashkir: Батшалар үҙәне
  • Basque: Erregeen harana
  • Belarusian: Даліна Каралёў
  • Belarusian: Даліна Цароў
  • Bengali: রাজাদের উপত্যকা
  • Bosnian: Dolina kraljeva
  • Breton: Traoñienn ar Rouaned
  • Bulgarian: Долина на царете
  • Bulgarian: Долината на Царете
  • Catalan: Vall dels Reis
  • Chinese: 国王谷
  • Chinese: 帝王谷
  • Chinese: 帝王谷陵墓群
  • Chinese: 王谷
  • Chinese: 王陵谷
  • Croatian: Dolina kraljeva
  • Czech: Údolí králů
  • Danish: Kongernes Dal
  • Danish: Wadi el-Muluk
  • Danish: Wadi el Muluk
  • Dutch: Dal der Koningen
  • Dutch: Koningsvallei
  • Dutch: Vallei der Koningen
  • Dutch: Vallei van de Koningen
  • Dutch: Valley of the kings
  • Egyptian Arabic: وادى الملوك
  • Esperanto: Valo de la Reĝoj
  • Estonian: Kuningate org
  • Finnish: Kuninkaiden laakso
  • French: Vallée des Rois
  • French: Vallée des rois
  • French: vallée des Rois
  • Galician: Val dos Reis
  • German: Tal der Könige
  • German: Tal der Pharaonen
  • Greek: Κοιλάδα των Βασιλέων
  • Hausa: Valley of the Kings
  • Hebrew: עמק המלכים
  • Hindi: राजाओं की घाटी
  • Hungarian: Királyok völgye
  • Indonesian: Lembah Para Raja
  • Indonesian: Lembah Raja-Raja
  • Irish: Gleann na Ríthe
  • Italian: Valle dei Re
  • Japanese: 王家の谷
  • Korean: 왕가의 계곡
  • Korean: 왕가의 골짜기
  • Korean: 왕들의 계곡
  • Latin: Valles Regum
  • Latvian: Valdnieku ieleja
  • Lithuanian: Karalių slėnis
  • Luxembourgish: Dall vun de Kinneken
  • Macedonian: Долина на кралевите
  • Malay: Lembah Para Raja
  • Malayalam: രാജാക്കന്മാരുടെ താഴ്വര
  • Norwegian: Kongenes dal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Faraoenes dal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kongenes dal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wadi el-Muluk
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Konganes Dal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kongedalen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kongenes dal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Wabi Biban el-Moluk
  • Occitan (post 1500): Vath deus Reis
  • Persian: درهٔ پادشاهان
  • Persian: دره پادشاهان
  • Persian: دره ی پادشاهان
  • Persian: دره‌ی پادشاهان
  • Polish: Dolina Królów
  • Portuguese: Vale dos Reis
  • Romanian: Valea Regilor
  • Russian: Долина Царей
  • Scots: Valley o the Keengs
  • Serbian: Dolina kraljeva
  • Serbian: Долина Краљева
  • Serbian: Долина краљева
  • Serbo-Croatian: Dolina kraljeva
  • Slovak: Údolie kráľov
  • Slovenian: Dolina kraljev
  • Somali: Dooxada Boqortooyada
  • Spanish: Tumbas reales que faltan en el Valle de los Reyes
  • Spanish: Valle de los Reyes
  • Swahili: Bonde la Wafalme
  • Swedish: Konungarnas dal
  • Swiss German: Daal vo de König
  • Tagalog: Lambak ng mga Hari
  • Tagalog: Valley of the Kings
  • Tamil: மன்னர்களின் சமவெளி
  • Thai: The Valley of the Kings
  • Thai: Valley of the Kings
  • Thai: หุบเขากษัตริย์
  • Tosk Albanian: Tal der Könige
  • Turkish: Firavunlar vadisi
  • Turkish: Krallar Vadisi
  • Ukrainian: Долина царів
  • Urdu: وادی ملوک
  • Vietnamese: Thung lũng các Vua
  • Vietnamese: Thung lũng các vị Vua
  • Vietnamese: Thung lũng các ông hoàng
  • Vietnamese: Thung lũng của các vị vua
  • Waray (Philippines): Siong han mga Hadi
  • Welsh: Dyffryn y Brenhinoedd
  • Wu Chinese: 帝王谷
  • Yiddish: טאָל פֿון די מלכים
  • Yiddish: טאל פון די מלכים
  • Yoruba: Valley of the Kings
  • Yoruba: Ìfonífojì àwọn Ọba
  • Valley of Kings
  • Wadi al Muluk
  • Долина Царів

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