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Pyramids of Giza

Al Haram Str., Giza 12611, Egypt
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Perhaps the most recognizable among the Seven Wonders of the World, the exact origin of these majestic pyramids continues to spark debate.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Al Haram Str., Giza 12611, Egypt
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"camel ride"
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"great pyramid"
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"seven wonders"
in 128 reviews
"bucket list"
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"ancient world"
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"tour guide"
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"awe inspiring"
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"tourist police"
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"egyptian pounds"
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"taxi driver"
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"sheer size"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"dream come true"
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"take photos"
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"visit egypt"
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"burial chamber"
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"ancient egyptians"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is not a historic must go place. When you're walking close to the pyramids, it's impressive for sure but the locals try to grab you to get some money by offering a camel walk or even a picture. This is disgusting. They're poor and...More

Thank Dinçer G
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visiting the Pyramids of Giza is a little like visiting the Taj Mahal in Agra, the Parthenon in Athens, or the Colosseum in Rome... you can’t be a tourist in Cairo and NOT visit. I mean, I guess technically you can, but that wouldn’t make...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The pyramids are amazing, they are huge and magnificent and when you consider when they were constructed.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Though this area is now quite restricted it is still an amazing place to visit, the history is so interesting.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Shirene is a fabulous guide. She is very knowlegable and made us feel like family. The camel ride was quite fun. Her driver is also very friendly and took us to the night show at the pyramids. The fresh mango juice is to die for!

Thank allyson t
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a miracle indeed, the pyramids of Giza build below the Orion, truly make you think of the unknown and what is “out” there. Over 3000 years, it is still a mystery how they got build. A search of any young traveler who wishes to...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took one afternoon to go to Giza famous for pyramids and Sphinx. Did not have time to make reservation through the travel agent before sudden impulse to visit the place. Hired a taxi from Zamalek by myself and got a good price after negotiation. The...More

Thank Kuhn H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm speechless.....waited most of the life to stand in front of these majestic icons and it was more than I ever expected. Wow.....history and a mystery.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Baby Rafla took my friends and me to see the great Pyramids, and it was one of the greatest experiences is my life. I learned so much new information, and he treated us with kindness. He even set us up with some nice people whom...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

While the pyramids are stunning and makes you wonder how did they do it centuries ago. They are indeed masterpieces. And you get some breathtaking views from that area. But then you realize that ok that's it. I wanted to see the pyramids and I...More

Thank varadj83
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Aary487
17 June 2018|
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Response from Bharath K | Reviewed this property |
Memphis Tours.. For Egypt alone around $900 overall.. they really are good snd special mention to Prof Ahmed Sami Ph.D! A great tour guide.
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nkarunar
10 June 2018|
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Response from MarkT25_UK | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I didn't use Uber either I'm afraid, my guide just hailed a passing taxi on the road outside the Mena House. It cost 20 Egyptian Pounds if I remember right, just under £1. Not a lot obviously but actually, for the... More
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Dona Q
3 May 2018|
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Response from ShakesB | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dona, In answer to your question they take everything. I personally use my credit cards for everything but they will take $USD as well and convert it for you at the same exchange rate to the Egyptian pound. Awesome place... More
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