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This complex contains pyramids from the Fourth and Twelfth Dynasties including the Southern Pyramid, or Bent Pyramid due to its unorthodox outline, and the Red Pyramid.
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Giza, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was alone here with our driver. Beautiful scenery. Gave the guard at the top a few pounds. Inside we were completely alone. Good alternative to the crowded Giza Pyramids. Authentic feel.

Thank Joris F
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

You are able to climb into the red pyramid for free. You do need to go up some uneven steps to get into the pyramid then it is a steep climb down (150 steps) and you have to bend double. It has 3 chambers, one...More

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The whole Giza Pyramid precinct is terrific. It is just mind boggling to ponder what this amazing civilisation achieved. The Mother of the World indeed!

Thank Aulani M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My husband and I went to Saqqara and then into Dashour and I've always loved that Pyramid. It's sad that there are no tourists there--barely. When we went we saw 6 people total at Dashour and the Red Pyramid. Really a shame.

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Took tour with Tnctours Cairo. The Red Pyramid was a challenge. Beware! Approximately 200 steps to reach the entrance. Then you must bend over and back down 143 steps then climb up stair case with another 42 steps. Well breathing an ammonia smell. Ventilation pipe...More

Thank G L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Amal Farrag and Waleed Kottb of Memphis Tours made sure our tour experiences were fulfilling and can and visited us while we toured sometimes! Also, Fadi Samaan was the Memphis Tours Representative on the bus with us at the Red Pyramid. It is so wonderful...More

Thank Beverly K
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Our guide Mahmoud Masafa was very knowledgeable in regards to the Acient Egyptian History, and the building of the Pyramids. A must see

Thank Harolderlston
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a bit away from the main pyramids in Giza but well worth a visit. They are the oldest, largest and best preserved in Egypt. The bent pyramid is unusual and you go into the red pyramid. The opening is about one and a...More

Thank Caz C
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We hired a driver and headed south from Giza. It was another amazing ruin and in some ways better than the great pyramid. Definitely recommend.

Thank WorldTravelChef
Reviewed 18 April 2017

All the pyramids and all the places were they are located are awesome and so rich in history. Impossible to skip.

Thank Marlene A
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Christopher F
20 September 2015|
Response from Andrew M | Reviewed this property |
To be honest we went to Sakkara then Dashour from our hotel near to Giza Pyramids, and the whole trip took from 9am until around 3pm
Christopher F
20 September 2015|
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Response from Andrew M | Reviewed this property |
Our guide organised the trip. It cost us US65 each for the guide and minibus