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Address: Cairo, Egypt
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This is one of the most extensive archaeological sites comprising many...

This is one of the most extensive archaeological sites comprising many important monuments such as the Step Pyramid of Djoser, Pyramid of Unas, Pyramid of Sekhemket, Mastaba of Ti and the deep underground Persian Tombs.

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It was amazing to see first hand the incredible art work engraved inside the tombs. It was our first sight of the Pyramids and Shereif made sure we had a great understanding of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was amazing to see first hand the incredible art work engraved inside the tombs. It was our first sight of the Pyramids and Shereif made sure we had a great understanding of the sights we saw. It was windy that day so helpful that we had scarves to cover our faces and sunglasses to protect our eyes. A really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Place was great. I need to go back. Amazing and revitalization. To get there is like 20 from downtown if you go early us less people. Guards always want some tip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Here you get to go inside the pyramid, small but worth it. Next door are more ruins you can see lots of hieroglyphics and paintings on the wall. Not many tourist here, you do need to come with a tour guide, far from city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The older and less visited step pyramid and temple at Saqqara are a gem to those who appreciate their meaning to the history of the Old Kingdom and act as a precedent to the other pyramids. Cannot get as close to the step pyramid as you can to those at Giza but you can get a good appreciation from walking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing experience!!! Wish I would have had more time to go back to "take it all in." Decided to do a horse carriage ride to see all 9 pyramids at the same time. Got some great photos so I think it was worth it. Wear comfortable shoes because there is a lot of walking. We hired a private tour guide... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the last group of pyramids we visited. Very breathtaking to see the extensive work that is still in place from so long ago. Make sure you add these pyramids to your tour of the sphinx.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pyramidy was one of first in Egito. Your structute in steps is different of others but equaly beautiful. Actually, it is in maintenance. But, in this place there are another grave open To visit. I recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely time visiting Sakkara, so much to see! The Giza pyramids can be viewed in the distance which gives you an idea what it must have been like all those years ago (incredible)! If you get time pop into the museum and spend a little money on the guide!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before you visit Giza, take a hired car or bus to visit the smaller pyramid of Sakkara. It has six steps and was built before the Great Pyramids to the north. The area is very near the Nile River valley and has a museum attached which you can go in for a fee. The area also has quite a few... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its cool to see the first pyramid especially if you know the background or have a guide so you know the significance. They are restoring part of the pyramid. There is a nice scenic ride on the way there.

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