Beni Hassan lies on the east bank of the Nile, 25 km south of the city of Menia, in Upper Egypt. Famous for its catacombs, its archeological area comprises 39 ancient tombs dating back to the Middle Kingdom, most of which are similarly-designed with a carved entrance, a large pillared painted room and burial shafts. On top of these Tombs are Tomb of Khety and Tomb of Baqet III.The rickets for entering these tombs is very cheap, but photography is banned currently for the safty of the monuments.
Tomb of Hoya (Stewar of Queen Tiye)
Hoya was one of the prominent officials in the middle kingdom who acquired numerous positions including the "Steward of Queen Tiye, Akhenatens mother, Overseer of the Royal Harem' and Overseer of the Treasuries. The Tomb of Hoya is the first tomb in the northern cemetery in Tel El Amarna. The plan o