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Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit of these pyramid was really stunning and historical.The great past of the great Romans you can see. The visit was very interesting by any means.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MMKhan2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We werent allowed to go near the Menkaure Pyramid as it was shut for repairs. It was disappointing as I am sure each pyramid is different in its own way.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Voyager_Nineteen71
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We visited the pyramids on the second day of our visit (though we had a glance of all of them from our hotel, Le Meridian). I must say that is a spectacular sight and one must give time for the sight to sink in. its...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank columbus1964
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We were able to go into the pyramid. It was amazing how far one had to crouch down to enter. It was a lot different inside than I imagined.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lwilson_10
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Not as interesting and historical as the Great Pyramids but again I wonder where they got the stones to build this one.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James C
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The third pyramid and the smallest, but still impressive, surrounded by another three smaller pyramids for the pharaos wifes. You can go inside for a fee.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

The third largest pyramid in Giza,a little less impressive than the two others.To visit the inside part you have to pay an extra charge,60 egyptian pounds(only in this currency!). Inside is extremely hot and the access ways are very narrow .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank zuv
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The Khufu pyramid may be the largest but the pyramid of Menkaure which is the smallest of the three pyramids is perhaps the best. Built by the 4th dynasty pharaoh Menkaure, this was completed by his son Shepseskaf. The pyramid is built with granite and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KCJena900
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This area has the smell of history. It is great for family. There is a parking. It should be visited in the Winter. You can move with your car.Take food and water for kids.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Mohamed_Elmonyer
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This was the last pyramid to tick off the list for me at Giza as I had been in the other two and Queen's tomb on separate visits. Egypt seems to be scrambling for visitors these days, and unfortunately seem to be letting tourists do...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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