One of the most intriguing sites in the Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Ramses VI is famous for its wall paintings depicting the origins of heaven and earth and the path of the soul. Originally built for Ramses V, the tomb was usurped by his uncle and successor. Pay special attention to the vaulted ceiling in the central hall, painted with the image of the sky goddess Nut. These images trace their origin to ancient Egyptian theological scriptures, such as the "Books of the Day and Night" and the "Book of Dead." Put Tomb of Ramses VI into our Luxor trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Luxor.
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KV 9 is probably the best preserved tomb in the Valley of the Kings. It is definitely worth the added expense of admission. more »
I found that all tombs are great to visit ,the access to them is much easier than anticipated and it is impressive to see the amount of work taken to complete these tombs.The tomb is colourful and... more »
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