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Memphis and Sakkara

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Explore Memphis and Sakkara - Private 6-Hour Tour from Cairo
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Half-Day Tour from Cairo: Dahshur Pyramids Sakkara and Memphis City
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Discover Cairo: Old Capital of Memphis and Step Pyramid of Sakkara Private...
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Cairo 11655, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday

we toured Memphis and Saqqara which were both amazing as well. The massive statue of King Ramsey II was incredible - to see such beautiful carvings from so long ago is unbelievable. The rest of of the open air museum was also well laid out...More

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I think , if you go to Memphis and saqqara dont loss the opottunity to meet and talk with "moghli". An adolescent boy, that can talk about the culture, give a water as a friend with out paying and help you but never want money....More

Thank Sofi R
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're going to visit the Giza Pryamids, then this too needs to be on your to visit list. When we visited two years ago, we didn't have time to visit Memphis and Sakkara, this time we ensured we went, as my husband had visited...More

Thank Zymoticbug
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prior to visiting Cairo for my first time, I had never heard of either of these sites. I now fully understand their role in Egyptian history. I learned an immense amount about Memphis and Saqqara.

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of course you'll go to Giza but you shouldn't overlook the pyramids at Sakkara as they lay the engineering foundation for these amazing landmarks. The 3 pyramids at Sakkara are much smaller than Giza's and in disrepair but that's actually the fascination as you can...More

Thank Elisabeth T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history that is packed into this region is just amazing. We had a great guide that told us all about what these first pyramids meant and how they lead up to the big three pyramids in Giza. Don't miss out.

Thank barrynoah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The step pyramid is undergoing restoration, if you studied up on Egypt before you go this is no suprise it has been years of restoration and not enough money to finish the project. We went inside the pyramid here, still has a tomb inside and...More

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was good to visit the oldest pyramid. It's great to step back in time. The view around is gorgeous and has cute camels.

Thank marlaher
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Amazing when you consider that you are walking among 5000+ year old site. Right nearby are some excellent tombs as well with really well preserved hieroglyphics.

Thank cgin2200
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Saqqara and Memphis are only a short drive between them. Unfortunately the step pyramid at Saqqara is undergoing restoration and there are scaffolds on 2 sides of the Pyramid. This has been ongoing for 2 years and unsure how much longer the scaffolding will be...More

Thank Rodman100
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GrahamSouthport
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Response from Mo-Alice | Reviewed this property |
Whichever tour company or guide you use make sure that you are firm about what YOU want to see and do not be rushed around the sites then be taken to a relative`s bazaar,shop or workshop.There are carpet factories on the... More
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