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On a work visit we were provided the opportunity to visit this site . What a privilege to view this... read more

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Meroe pyramids

Simply the best day in Sudan A visit to the meroe Pyramids with Conqura Travel Limited . Sudans... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Djsudan J
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Reviewed 3 days ago

On a work visit we were provided the opportunity to visit this site . What a privilege to view this wonderful site of history, marvel at the enscriptions, enjoy a camel ride all far removed from the hordes of tourists associated with similar sites. The...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

The pyramid located just beside the main road. there was entrance fee being collected at the entrance (they say for the maintenance and preserving the pyramid). during my visit, the maintenance and preserving the pyramid was on going. Some pyramid are not allowed to enter....More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Simply the best day in Sudan A visit to the meroe Pyramids with Conqura Travel Limited . Sudans number one travel Agent Call Now ‭+249 91 227 4790‬ Experience the Meroe Pyramids -time from Khartoum is 3 hrs Drive -minimum 10 people per tour -*all...More

Thank Djsudan J
Reviewed 8 March 2018

toured a week around Northern Sudan with a guy listed in Lonley Planet The guy who runs it Midhat was awesome, answered all my questions in a timely manner and organised the visa which was my main concern - totally great country, super nice people,...More

3  Thank Deb W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I visited Meroe on a day trip from Khartoum. This is the most popular tourist site in Sudan. There is no need to take a guide as information is available in visitor centre together with souvenirs! You can walk to the pyramids or pay extra...More

3  Thank LucyCarvalho
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Sudan its a country in Africa.which collect a hug amount of pyramids and temples, belong to 25th royal family.the tourist come to Sudan to enjoy the weather and Sudanese cultural and hospitality. Italian group of 6 people the have had 9 days in Khartoum visiting...More

Thank kirullosglada
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Simply brilliant visit to this semi remote place 200 km north of Khartoum. During my visit only 2 others small groups were visiting the place. Walked around with a guide who had some interesting stories to tell about the queens and kings buried here. Luckily...More

1  Thank WojM
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

My family had the privilege of visiting the place where the Kings of Meroë built their tombs for themselves and their queens. You have to get permission from the Sudanese government to travel there. When you arrive you will be greeted by camel drivers, so...More

3  Thank Edwin N
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The pyramids have been built between 300 BC and 300 people AD. They form an Important cemetery of the kingdom of Kush for the royal family and important officials. The preservation of the pyramids, their setting in the dunes and the fact that there are...More

2  Thank Yan N
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing site, the setting makes it wonderful, drifting sand dunes around the pyramids, peaceful, makes you feel like an explorer.

2  Thank Jo_Aberdeen_UK
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Response from kirullosglada | Reviewed this property |
hi dear i,m a tour guide in Sudan , English speaker. i also established my company in inbound tourism.so i,m happy to help. so you you need any help let me now +249887733771
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Response from Martin W | Reviewed this property |
I found Khartoum and the area north to Shendi and Meroe very safe and the people very welcoming. There are unresolved conflicts in provinces to the south and in Darfur to the west however.