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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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  • Average7%
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“step pyramid” (39 reviews)
“ramses ii” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cairo 11655, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You have to pay the ticket fee depending on your nationality, starting from 100 LE. Most of it were under construction and hence couldnt see all of it

Thank JincyVarghese
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get a taxi out and see Cairo life on the way. A guide is useful but not essential. Allow 2 - 3 hours for the whole trip.

Thank Leishia2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a good choice to visit. Some relics to see but it would be good if some of the guards begging took some time to clean up the place a bit. Wouldn't visit again or recommend this spot.

Thank ThaiFamilyExperience
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The step pyramids in Sakkara are older and smaller than the great pyramids. It is from a historic perspective very interesting to see.

Thank Andries M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cant believe how amazing it was here. Even the trip to Sakkara was interesting. The kids were out and and about, the sheep and goats being driven down the roads and everyone smiling & waiving at our bus. The place itself is interesting, to...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue Sky tour guide "Sahar" lead our adventure to this site. Not only did "Sahar" explain about the site and answer all our question, We experienced true Egyptian hospitality, warm, friendly and comfort.we felt extremely safe.

Thank Sherri O
Reviewed 13 October 2017

if you have a great tour guide like we had in Maha you will have fun and a great lesson in history . She call tell you all you want to know and is patience with all your silly questions.

Thank 506monikad
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Memphis is the place and Sakkara the region where the first attempt at building pyramids was done. It has the step pyramid of Djoser and tomb of Titi which we can go and see below if you can bribe the guards at about 50 EGP....More

Thank ankeet_sinha
Reviewed 19 September 2017

I felt like I was in a time warp! In a land long time ago over 5000years! But it is real and being there is an expierience like no other!

Thank goropeza89
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Another step-pyramid, Sakkara/Saqqara/Saccara, & more archaeological ruins around the old capital of Egypt, Memphis. It is definitely worth it to have a guided-tour at these type of locations just for the information alone.

Thank chadwickem2016
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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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