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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 yesterday via mobile

Khafre's pyramid was built by Khufu's son, starting a family business. Although smaller, a trick of the eye often makes it appear larger than Khufu's

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 660reuvens
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Book a tour so your not harassed by vendors. Vendors ruined my experience. It could be turned into a horror movie “attack if the crazy vendors”. I thought I’d go in, walk around (it’s a lot of walking), then go back to my hotel. Nope......More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank baublechubble
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the backdrop from the Bollywood songs - Teri Ore (Singh is King) & Suraj Huad Maddham. It inspired us also to travel and see this place with our own eyes. Mind blowing! We simply loved it :-)

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank TheFilmyCouple
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Constructed on higher ground, it provides the optical illusion that it’s larger than Khufu’s pyramid. The well preserved Tura limestone at the top makes it instantly recognizable. Do visit the Valley Temple near the Sphinx, one -if not the best preserved valley temple in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RocknRodV
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was in awe of this place. To stand in front of a structure that is so old and has so much history is just mind blowing. There is a lot to do and see here. The camel rides are great. I also liked that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 27jessicab
Reviewed 1 week ago

The nine pyramids at Giza (three large ones and half a dozen smaller ones) are amazing. Built around 4000 years ago it's mind blowing to thing it was all done by hand with a good dollop of ingenuity thrown in. One of the pyramids (the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I stood in front of this pyramid I wanted to pinch myself. It is simply amazing that ancient people built this structure and it is still standing!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Playfull1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an opportunity to visit the burial chamber for a price of LE 100. Just mind clogging as to how it was constructed with no clear explanation given. Just takes your breath away.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was built by Khafre. This pyramid still has its outer casing on the top. The 3 pyramids together make for a fabulous setting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fivestarholidays
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the second pyramid built by Khufu's son Khafre. It appears to be taller but has been built on slightly higher land and hence the illusion. We had already seen the Great Pyramid as a part of our tour and hence went only close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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