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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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Giza, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Incredible experience - you cannot go to Egypt and not see the pyramids at Giza - use a guide , they keep the touts away

Thank Daydream03671851855
Reviewed 5 days ago

Bigger is better. Such a shame all the cladding stone was ripped off......Spend time here....Marvel in its wonder, or wonder in its marvel....

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the 3 great pyramids and optically largest as the builder built a smaller pyramid, but chose a higher site than his father.

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The second, and second largest, of the pyramids built on the Giza Plateau. Built for Pharaoh Khafre whose name is Chephren in Greek. It was constructed during the reign of the king 2520–2494 BC. It is breathtaking to see and touch.

Thank greenfrogBrisbane
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone is told, yes it looks bigger but actually it's number 2 in height. What it does give you is the look of how smooth and bright the pyramids must have been before they lost their covering. Awesome. One of the most iconic sites in...More

Thank Ali921
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Khafre pulled a fast one on his dad and built his pyramid on higher ground to make it look bigger. Still its pretty awesome and as its the only one of the main 3 pyramids to have some of it's outer covering intact, it does...More

Thank dobbo62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The comparisons between Khafre's Pyramid and the Great Pyramid a short distance away are many but each is unique in its own special way. Both are must see points on any visit to Egypt

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The three large pyramids at Giza make an impressive and iconic image. This one often looks taller than the Great Pyramid because it is on a slightly higher spot of land. The surfacing at the apex makes it stand out.

Thank cookpias
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It the second part of the 3 magestic pyramids. It's interesting to see the difference between the 3 and specially this one .... the only one with the original stone covering ... impressed

Thank Destination814521
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Seeing the top I can only imagine how gorgeous this place must have been when built. It was simply magnificent to have and stare at the wonder of the world.

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