THE MISSING TOMBS
Private entry to the site of Taposiris Magna, believed by some, to be the burial site of Cleopatra. Private entry to the Tomb of Senusret III at Abydos.
Private entry to KV55 in the Kings’ Valley.
with Dr Chris Naunton
Join us on this exciting tour designed to look at some of the fascinating sites discussed in Chris Naunton’s book ‘Searching for the Lost
Tombs of Egypt’
TOUR DEPARTS 8thOCTOBER 2019
We begin in Cairo with in depth visits to the Giza Plateau, Saqqara and Tanis, the Delta’s most impressive site.We journey to Alexandria to explore this historic city on the Mediterranean Coast where we visit Taposiris Magna. We travel through Middle Egypt, viewing the colourful tombs at Beni Hassan, the Frazer Tombs and the city of Akhenaten and Nefertiti at Tel el Amarna. On to Abydos where we see the most wonderful reliefs in Egypt on the walls of Seti I Temple. We also enter the re-excavated Tomb of Senusret III set at the edge of the desert in ‘Anubis Mountain’
On arrival in Luxor we have visits relevant to our tour theme, these include the Kings’ Valley, the West Valley, Deir el Medina, the Ramesseum, Medinet Habu and Hatshepsut’s Temple. A real bonus will be the AWT private permit to enter KV55 in the Kings’ Valley. Here we learn the mysterious histor y of this Amarna period tomb. the way, revealing his thoughts on the intriguing sites we visit and the treasures still to be found.
Standard Tour price: £3,995 Single supplement: £416
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