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This complex contains pyramids from the Fourth and Twelfth Dynasties including the Southern Pyramid, or Bent Pyramid due to its unorthodox outline, and the Red Pyramid.
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Giza, Egypt
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed seeing the Red Pyramid and the Bent Pyramid (and the Black Pyramid in the distance). Climbed into the Red Pyramid, and the arched rooms are impressive--lots of stairs and closed spaces and a short entryway--so consider your tolerance of small spaces.

Thank cookpias
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They are all amazing structures ... being able to go into one of this pyramids is an experience never to forget.

Thank Destination814521
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this pyramid after having seen the main pyramids in Giza. This the excitement to see another pyramid was low. What was very interesting though is that own can climb down a 3 ft X 3 ft shaft for about 50 meters to see...More

Thank vinay k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We could not leave the Cairo area without seeing the Red and Bent pyramids. My 13 year old son could not wait to see these two ancient sites. We walked around the bent one and went into the Red. It was a memorable experience and...More

Thank AKJazz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Should be noted that visiting tombs in the pyramids can be quite a workout due to access points and the heat, but it's worth the effort.

Thank felinette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a fan of pyramids you can not miss this one. Our taxi driver was very nervous because he was afraid we would be kidnapped. We wanted to go here, so by paying extra he brought us. Only this did not go very well, he...More

Thank JanFinsterwolde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great visit to these lesser known pyramids that are also not far away from the more popular pyramids on the Giza plane. There is one here that you can enter and go deep into the interior though I will warn you that...More

Thank TheSpear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another complex of pyramids here, the bent pyramid and the red pyramid. Well worth to see it, you can enter the red pyramid. I recommend to see it before Giza plateau.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we could just climb up for a snapshot and that was the end of it but I was wrong. There’s a narrow passage way at the entrance that you can climb down crouching. It’s dark, steep and a bit claustrophobic but once you get...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

It's a very nice place to visit. The only down fall at this place, it is a pyramid that you must go up stair which is kind of tiring in summer, but once you got to the entrance of this pyramid you must climb down...More

Thank Kris C
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Response from Andrew M | Reviewed this property |
To be honest we went to Sakkara then Dashour from our hotel near to Giza Pyramids, and the whole trip took from 9am until around 3pm
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Christopher F
19 September 2015|
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Response from Andrew M | Reviewed this property |
Our guide organised the trip. It cost us US65 each for the guide and minibus
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