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Next to the Great Pyramid of Khufu, this is the second-largest of the Giza pyramids; Khafre was the son of Khufu.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After spending a considerable amount of time at the Great Pyramid (Cheops or Khufu) the temptation might be to just drive by this one on the way to Panarama Point. That would be a mistake as the second pyramid is every bit as fascinating as...More

Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really have a special love for this pyramid. I had the opportunity to spend a few mornings on the plateau and a week across the street. From a bit further away, this seems to be the biggest of the pyramids. But it is not.That...More

Thank travelcommando
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's the Pyramids, they are amazing to see in person. You can walk around the complex alone or you can hire a guide. A guide will give you history and take you to some of the tombs. They will explain why the pyramids are different...More

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is the only pyramid that retains a little of the smooth light-coloured cladding that once would have covered the entire structure. It gives you a good idea of what all three pyramids would have looked like. A must-see.

Thank Andy F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The centre of the 3 Great Pyramids, perhaps its the still mostly intact top that sets it apart. This pyramid was not accessible during my stay, where you could walk inside the other 2 pyramids of Giza.

Thank codym481
Reviewed 17 May 2017

You will be amazed at how close this is to Cairo, just turn 180 degrees to see traffic on the street! Turn back, empty desert and ancient pyramids! The site is very dusty and the peddlers are persistent. Wear sturdy shoes, wrap around sunglasses and...More

Thank Reva R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

the great Pyramids of Giza, I was looking in awe as to how they where constructed, it is unbelievable that these huge Pyramids where built without machines. thank you to Mahmoud Mastafa from Egypt Excursions his knowledge is outstanding and he is a walking book...More

Thank Harolderlston
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Once in the Pyramid complex at Giza you will have access to this, the second largest and tallest of the pyramids. Our guide pointed out that only a small portion of the exterior remains (at the top). I recommend going with a guide to this...More

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of the three famous pyramids, indescriptible all the feelings when you are standing in front of these hugh buildings, 3000 years and more older, and there they are standing.

Thank Marlene A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You can feel a great positive energy from this centre pyramid which is located exactly at the geographical centre of the Earth as well as on a leyline - part of a natural energy grid. There is no better place to experience this for yourself...More

Thank Mark_4096_0
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