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Beautiful, but, due to erosion, in poor condition! Hard to come and because terrorists are here... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
JanLinksGroningen
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Groningen, The Netherlands
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very great place in fayoum

i visited the place many times with groups as tour guide it's one of great places in .Fayoum it's... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Alcaponi F
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28 Sep 2018
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“nice view”
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Reviewed 26 November 2013

I visited this site in March 2011 (the date shown in the review is not correct). I combined this pyramid with a visit to the Pyramid of Sneferu (Medium Pyramid). I found it to be quite interesting. There is a small display of artifacts found...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, but, due to erosion, in poor condition! Hard to come and because terrorists are here too, it is a dangerous area!

Thank JanLinksGroningen
Reviewed 25 March 2018

the attractions in fayoum can all be done in one day..so book a 4by4 and enjoy the day. in one day we saw wadi rayan ..wadi hetan...qasr karun...magic lake and hawara mountain. specially that they all are on the same road . i think u...More

Thank lamia a
Reviewed 12 November 2017

i visited the place many times with groups as tour guide it's one of great places in .Fayoum it's the mud pyramids in fayoum The Pyramid of Hawara near the Fayoum was constructed by Amenmehat III, the sixth Pharaoh of the 12th dynasty of the...More

Thank Alcaponi F
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great pyramid, mudbrick construction. A little hard to get to but worth the trip. You can go inside a little ways but the high water table has reclaimed a lot of what was under the pyramid.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

It is closed to the public due to flooding but the outside is very interesting and well worth a visit. It is not popular with tour buses so it is not crowded.

1  Thank sandib589
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I went here with a small group. Its an interesting sight, off the beaten track. Its a small pyramid made of mud bricks. You can't go inside as its flooded, by a canal that was built about 60 years ago. You don't need long here,...More

Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I took a group to Hawara the energy was so different to other pyramids. Also don't forget the attraction of the Labrynth is here... you have to go, it's a must do visit.

Thank luxorlight
Reviewed 28 February 2015

First of all, just getting here was quite the adventure. We were with a tour group. To get there, our van was escorted by a truck in front of us and behind us filled with military guys with guns, and another escort with a gun...More

1  Thank Hollandami
Reviewed 26 November 2013

I visited this site in March 2011 (the date shown in the review is not correct). I combined this pyramid with a visit to the Pyramid of Sneferu (Medium Pyramid). I found it to be quite interesting. There is a small display of artifacts found...More

2  Thank Zebra_45678
Reviewed 8 August 2013

A mud-brick pyramid, the entrance to this is flooded, presumably because the water table from the nearby fairly large irrigation canal is at that height. We were able to wander round it all right, but if you look at the photos, there is little else...More

2  Thank eLaReF
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