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Menkaure Pyramid

Gizeh, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 100 155 5212
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Gizeh, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 100 155 5212
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Due to time constrains and with an infant, We decided to choose the last and smallest pyramid among 3 hoping that it is easy but we are wrong! once enter, your path will be downwards with your very low ceiling. When an asian guy said...More

Thank izzatza
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of people will come after you for your money, just simply walk away and do your own tour. Helpful hint if you want an amazing picture for free go to the KFC across the street go up to the roof top patio and get...More

Thank rami389
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be careful the tourist police tried to rob us while we were on our camel ride to Gizeh. The police rode up to us and told our guide that they wanted a portion of our fee. He said no, then they told my husband to...More

Thank lovemy5kiddos
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The smallest of the 3 main pyramids of Giza, this was open when I visited. We are told they rotate which ones are accessible. The usual round of touts at the entrance, and camel rides to

1  Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The small one of Giza area, but not less interesting, because the entrance to the pyramid is something different.

Thank Jordi-Erinnyen
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Located on the Giza Plateau in the southwestern outskirts of Cairo, this pyramid is the smallest of the three main pyramids of Giza. It was built to serve as the tomb of the fourth dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Menkaure (Mikerinos), nephew of Khufu (Cheops) and son...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Mikerinos Pyramid is indeed the smallest of the three pyramids but it’s well preserved (apart from the fact that the covering stones are missing) as it’s made of granite stone. Make sure you climb above the Mikerinos Pyramid to reach the observation point there, overlooking...More

1  Thank andyros2014
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is the smallest pyramid and once again should come under the Giza things to do. Avoid visiting it from inside as you can see the one in Saqqara which is far better. Also, this is the best place to get camels to get yourself...More

Thank ankeet_sinha
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Had the chance to walk deep inside the pyramid and it was a creepy but very cool experience. The walk down is very shallow and very claustrophobic. That being said, once inside at the bottom, you really feel like you stepped back in time.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 9 September 2017

nothing overly special about this if you've been in a few pyramids. The Red Pyramid at Dhahshur is deeper and way cheaper and the interior more interesting... if more claustrophobic. Can't take cameras in which is nuts because everyone's in there taking pics on phones...More

Thank shmooj
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