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Every day when the sun sets, the bustling city of Cairo, the famous pyramids on the Giza plateau south of Cairo are absorbed in the darkness of the night, however, the great light and sound show bring them to life again. Thousands of years have...more
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Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

One of your must do in Cairo. Having seen many shows like this I cannot say it is the best but good. Visit gives you a good idea about history of Egypt.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank VikrantGrover
Reviewed 18 June 2019

My return to the Pyramids of Giza at the end of my journey through Egypt was for a sound and light show. Since I have experienced sound and light show in different parts of the world, including amazing shows in planetariums, the light portion of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 6 May 2019

Its a shame for something as glorious as the pyramids to have such an outdated show. The view of the pyramids at night with the lights on is a must though

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank salimotravel
Reviewed 1 March 2019 via mobile

Overpriced. It was ok and the story was quite interesting but overall way overpriced!! We paid $50 AUS each whereas $25 would have been far more reasonable.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sandgatetraveller
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Having seen other Sound and Light shows, I was expecting rather more. The historical narration was very good but the light show disappointing. If you go with lower expectations then I'm sure it will be worthwhile.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tony R
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Definitely, don't waste your time and your money with this show. It was so boring that my husband slept on his chair and the same almost happened with me.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank biacargnino
Reviewed 9 October 2018

It was easy enough to get there by using Uber and choosing the Giza Pizza Hut/KFC on the map. We came from near Zamalek, so it didn't take too long to get there and was not expensive at all by Uber. We arrived early enough...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank abw0
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

If your in Cairo, you have to go to the show. It’s a unique experience. The show hasn’t changed since I saw it in 2006, but the family enjoyed it and the nighttime views are lovely.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank MattSimiskey
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Everything is super perfect we like it very much the show was really great and thanks for the hospitality

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I was in Cairo for business for 1 day and stayed overnight 1 night. My host took me to the sound and light show at the pyramids. I really enjoyed it. It’s very hot weather suiting the day but the evening cooled off nicely. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KarenG515
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Antoine G
16 May 2015|
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Response from Pyramidshow | Property representative |
pyramids sound and light show cost 100 Egyptian pounds ENGLISH EVERY DAT AT 7:00 PM THE show take 1 hour
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AnnaMacKay
22 January 2015|
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Response from commoncatlover | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry i don't no how much it is to get in, because when we went there i was on a trip, which was all ready paid full in the Holiday, i did the Nile cruise and trips was inc,
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