Pharaoh Valley is a section of the Never Land Desert within Never Land, featured in the Disney Junior animated series, Jake and the Never Land Pirates. Pharaoh Valley resembles ancient Egypt and is ruled by the Pirate Pharaoh.
According to the legend revealed by the Pirate Mummy, the Pirate Pharaoh once ruled over Pharaoh Valley with cruelty and magic, and despised intruders into his kingdom. While the Pharaoh is arrogant and intimidating, it is later revealed that he is actually a kind and prideful ruler of the Never Nile before being sealed away by the wicked Queen Patracleo before she locked all the waters of the Never Nile away in a mountain.
Role in the series
Pharaoh Valley first appeared in the episode "Rise of the Pirate Pharaoh". While visiting the Pirate Pharaoh's tomb, Jake and his crew accidentally awaken the pharaoh. The Pirate Pharaoh could not believe his eyes that he was finally free and wishes to set his eye upon the Never Nile, but since his time sealed away, the pharaoh was shocked to see that Pharaoh Valley was nothing but a baron wasteland. After Jake and his crew defeated the Pharaoh's Anubis from destroying a mountain, the Pirate Pharaoh asks why Jake and his forces are so bent on stopping him. They accuse the pharaoh for being evil, but the Pirate Pharaoh reveals he is not evil and only wishes to restore the waters of the Never Nile to his valley, Jake and his crew felt remorseful for accusing the Pirate Pharaoh of being a villain and decide to help him restore the Never Nile to apologize for their mistake. Jake and his crew learned that they should not judge others before getting to know them.
Pharaoh Valley reappears in the episode "Dread the Pharaoh!". While playing in the desert, Otaa stumbles upon Dread the Evil Genie's bottle and releases him. Otaa was thrilled to have all the wishes he ever wanted and wishes to help his master, who was busy with the construction of Pharaoh Valley. Dread informs Otaa that he lost his power and cannot help. Otaa soon loses interest in the former genie, returning to Pharaoh's side. Later, with the assistant of Skorpio the Scorpion, Dread manages to steal both the Pirate Pharaoh's magical crook and flail before casting Otaa and his Pharaoh out of the desert. The Pirate Pharaoh was furious at the loss of his power and kingdom and did not know what to do. Otaa suggests getting Jake and his crew help to deal with Dread. The Pirate Pharaoh is last seen thanking Jake and his crew and casting Dread and Skorpio out of his kingdom.
Pharaoh Valley in the reappears in the episode "Mummy First Mate". The Pharaoh barges into the Pirate Mummy's tomb for the Mummy. demanding he become his first mate, much to the dismay of the Pirate Mummy, who reveals he finds the Pharaoh a tad bit intimating. But the Pharaoh refuses to let the Mummy get away from helping him find a magical elixir that can make his pyramid grow, hidden within the desert. Jake and his crew tag along to keep the peace between both the Mummy and Pharaoh. Unknown to Jake and his companions at the time, Captain Hook and Mr. Smee overhear them talking about the magical elixir and wish to take it for themselves as they chase them through the desert.