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Valley of the Queens Valley of the Queens
Photo by Raymon Kondos © 2009 Your Egypt

The Valley of the Queens is about 1.5 kilometers (1 mile) southwest to the Valley of Kings. Most of the tombs date back to the 19th and 20th dynasties. The tombs also include those of the royals who died young.

Of about 80 tombs in the valley few are in a well-preserved condition and open to public. Among them are:

Tomb of Queen Nefertari
Tomb of Khaemweset
Tomb of Amenherkhepshef
Tomb of Queen Titi

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