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Tomb of Sennedjem

The Artisans Village | Deir el Medina, Luxor, Egypt
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#2 Best tomb in Valleys--Don't miss this

This tomb was a real find here on tripadvisor. This hidden gem is not to be missed if if you want... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
jimles7
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Princeton, Kentucky
Most magnificent paintings

Very impressive and well preserved tomb paintings among the city of the workers. Watch your head... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Ben and Crystal J
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The Artisans Village | Deir el Medina, Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

This tomb was a real find here on tripadvisor. This hidden gem is not to be missed if if you want to see a tomb with amazing clarity and bright rainbow of colors. I can't believe nobody hardly talks about this workers tomb. It's better...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Very impressive and well preserved tomb paintings among the city of the workers. Watch your head entering as it’s a narrow and low passage, but it’s worth the trip to see the tombs. The colors seem like new.

Thank Ben and Crystal J
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

This one tomb has reliefs in great condition.The entire tomb is decorated.I was just viewing the workers tomb for a comparison to the royals.I was quite amazed by the artistic quality and preservation.The reliefs are mostly covered by glass.Steep an narrow descent to the bottom...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Located just off the main highway from Luxor, this extensive village complex was constructed in a desolate valley and partially on the side of a mountain. It appears as many walls of ancient houses that were inhabited by the artisans and workers who constructed the...More

Thank Dao1949
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Walking through this attraction you are walking the same steps of the people who carved the valley of the kings tombs the streets and houses are just as they left them minus the roofs the tombs of the workers are also worth the visit small...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Deir el-Medina is on the west bank near Luxor. It is the remnants of a village where the artisans of the royal tombs lived, and the tombs of these workers. The paintings adorning these tombs are exquisite and a colourful depiction of daily Egyptian life....More

Thank Mayur S
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

This small tomb was cut and decorated for the craftsman Senedjem, who lived in the workmen's village. The entrance is steep but the interior is stunning.

Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

A tomb ofone of the wealthiest men in the village, a chief workman in the Valley of the Kings. Brilliant color, very tastefully planned and executed.

Thank paneb
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

If you are visiting Deir el-Medina, this tomb should be definitely on your list! One of the most well-preserved decorations and it is quite spacious compared to the others. When you are at Deir el-Medina, the local "guides" will suggest you in which sequence visit...More

Thank mmfeica
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is a tiny tomb in the Workers'/Artisans' Village near Valley of the Queens. It is so small that only a few people can enter at a time, and you will probably get a private tour. entrance is included in the 40 EGP you pay...More

Thank Fiona941
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