It is a village near to minia it has many Faron attraction you can reach their by boat it is a good chance to know old Egypt history
Get ready to walk 144 or so steps to the tombs in the hot sahara desert. They are very well preserved. Remember to buy a photo pass so you don't get bothered everytime you go into a temple or tomb. It is 300EP and you...More
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
Tombs of non-royal people with fascinating wall paintings of their everyday activities such as wrestling.
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
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
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
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