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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 8 August 2018

The Great Pyramids are everything you’ve read and seen in photos and so much more. Monumental. Awesome. They must be experienced in person. You’re able to visit a burial chamber in one of the pyramids. The descent is steep and low, your back will be...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank newtella
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I've always wanted to see the pyramids! Seeing them up close is a must, Pictures just can't do these structures justice!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank imeverywhere
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Khufu's son, Pharaoh Khafre, built the second pyramid at Giza, (2558 -2532 BC) which originally stood at 447 feet, shorter than that built by his father. Though shorter than the Pyramid of Khufu, this pyramid appears larger as it is built on a elevated location...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank raghu67
Reviewed 30 June 2018

One of the 2nd beautiful pyramid of the Giza Complex. The limestone is not worn out on the top of the pyramid. The pyramids points out to the solar constellation. more details can be informed by the guide and also to see the pyramids during...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank arunbvkumar
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This is the second largest pyramid, with the top part still showing the smooth finish originally on the pyramids. Part of the pyramids of Giza.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank msa23_2000
Reviewed 20 June 2018

this was one of my favorite Great Pyramid of Giza (also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops) is the oldest and bordering what is now El Giza, Egypt

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank redsmith741
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Once you tour the place on camel, you will explore each individual pyramid as you go along. The guide will tell you that they took down the lower part's stones to make mosque's construction except on the top so we may guess how it would...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed 18 June 2018

These pyramids are indescribable. If you love ancient Egypt, get on a plane and go. Wow!! You can never be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rafusela
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Pyramids of Giza are the last standing wonders of the ancient world. Thousands of years later, they're still somewhat of an architectural and logistical mystery as to how they were constructed and why and how they were positioned...they truly cannot be appreciated through photos...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TheDuchessofNewYork
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Khafre's Pyramid is the one that looks like it has cement on the top as two different colours. It does not look as good as in photos as maybe photos have been touched up ! Still it is well worth a visit and it is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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