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Khafre's Pyramid

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Address: Giza, Egypt

Next to the Great Pyramid of Khufu, this is the second-largest of the Giza...

Next to the Great Pyramid of Khufu, this is the second-largest of the Giza pyramids; Khafre was the son of Khufu.

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This is one of the Seven Wonders!

You will be amazed at how close this is to Cairo, just turn 180 degrees to see traffic on the street! Turn back, empty desert and ancient pyramids! The site is very dusty and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Reva R
Plainfield, Indiana
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Plainfield, Indiana
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You will be amazed at how close this is to Cairo, just turn 180 degrees to see traffic on the street! Turn back, empty desert and ancient pyramids! The site is very dusty and the peddlers are persistent. Wear sturdy shoes, wrap around sunglasses and practice saying, "No".

Thank Reva R
Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the great Pyramids of Giza, I was looking in awe as to how they where constructed, it is unbelievable that these huge Pyramids where built without machines. thank you to Mahmoud Mastafa from Egypt Excursions his knowledge is outstanding and he is a walking book of Egyptian Knowledge. you must use him when going on any exscurtion in Egypt. he... More 

Thank Harolderlston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once in the Pyramid complex at Giza you will have access to this, the second largest and tallest of the pyramids. Our guide pointed out that only a small portion of the exterior remains (at the top). I recommend going with a guide to this site as you learn so much more about what you are looking at. Our guide... More 

Thank Cynthia W
San Jose, Costa Rica
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of the three famous pyramids, indescriptible all the feelings when you are standing in front of these hugh buildings, 3000 years and more older, and there they are standing.

Thank Marlene A
Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

You can feel a great positive energy from this centre pyramid which is located exactly at the geographical centre of the Earth as well as on a leyline - part of a natural energy grid. There is no better place to experience this for yourself than on the roof terrace at the Pyramids Overlook Inn which is in perfect alignment.... More 

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Baroda, Gujarat
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

While visiting the pyramids of Giza, this is a part of the tour along with the Great Sphinx. if you are satisfied with the main three pyramids, you may skip this and spend more time at the museum.

Thank Rajanshital
Manama, Bahrain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Breathtaking experience, once in a lifetime must see. Visit early morning as can get very crowded. We used Ramsside Tours to take us around, highly recommended.

Thank Valhildur
Jackson, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

In most pictures this appears to be the largest of the three Great Pyramids, but it's simply set on higher ground and still has the top in place.

Thank John W
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

You may have it in your head how gigantic these are, you do not. Once you stand at the base, then get back to me! Jaw dropping, and a must-see in life.

Thank Scott W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Must see along with the other pyramids at Giza and the Sphinx. Steep climbs in and out in very cramped space can prove challenging

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