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Al-Haram Dahshur, Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

If you are adventurous enough, you can pay and go into the north pyramid. Make sure you are not claustrophobic as the tunnel to go down into the main chamber is long, narrow, musty and at a semi-steep climb. It's an amazing experience and knowing...More

Thank mcorbin560
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This pyramid is located about a kilometre north of the Bent Pyramid. It is the largest pyramid of the Dahshur group and third largest after Khufu and Khafra on the Giza plateau. Also called the North Pyramid, it is build out of red limestone and...More

2  Thank adriano769
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Before we set off on our trip to Egypt, we had resolved that we would try to explore at least one pyramid. We knew this would be tough. It would involve climbing a steep incline to the entrance of the pyramid, almost at the top...More

Thank Ayub Q
Reviewed 2 June 2017

It is indeed an engineering marvel which is commonly known as the red pyramid due to the colour of the rocks. Going inside it helps in understanding the construction which is over four thousand years old and is truly a life time experience.

Thank Conrad P
Reviewed 27 February 2017

It’s also called the Red Pyramid of Sneferu, it is the third biggest pyramid and considered the oldest true pyramid that is it has smooth sided slopes. One can enter inside the pyramids for free. The entry is half way up the pyramid about 125...More

1  Thank Mayank A
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This is built by sneferu as the first successful smooth sided pyramid ever to be built from 2600 BC, search in the trio advisor for the red pyramid reviews as it is the same name and the most famous name of this pyramid.

Thank Ibrahim E
Reviewed 8 August 2016

You can't come to Egypt wanting to see monuments then miss the Giza plateau & pyramids. The scale is impressive and how they could've built it too. I went before trip advisor started

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 31 March 2016

You should visit this at least once in your life. It´s not cheap and the way down the pyramid is quite small and full of people.

Thank Helena A
Reviewed 21 January 2016

This is the first pyramid you will see when you go to Dahshur, it is not as huge as Giza's one but still as impressive. They call it the RED pyramids due to the colour of stone that has been used to build it. Going...More

Thank Luv to travel J
Reviewed 11 January 2016

I went with my daughter and grandson, but I opted out of going inside due to my health. Our tour guide filled me in, and he was quite informative. Pictures were available, which was fine for me, I was just excited to actually be here....More

Thank Daniel K
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