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Gizeh Plateau

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Al Haram Str., Cairo 11511, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Of course you have to visit if you are in Cairo! This has the most photographed and published pyramids and the Sphinx, of course. The evening light show is fun too, especially the English language King James version - post-dated by a few millennia from...More

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing,unique pace,loaded with history.The pyramids and the sphinx are amazing!Very crowded,hundreds of tourists from all over the world and also scores of local sellers,offering you souvenirs or cold drinks.To visit the inside part of pyramids you have to pay an extra charge,in egyptian pounds(only...More

Thank zuv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pyramids are beautiful and all you thought they would be. Be prepared that the city has grown all the way to the pier amid and you can see a Pizza Hut for example from the pyramids. There is a light show at night I...More

Thank kimajc1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing and a must visit if you are in Egypt. Our guide told us how old they were, how they were constructed by the Ancient Egyptians. This place is pure magic full of noise, colors and sights, difficult to describe - truly...More

Thank pearsonadam03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

magnificent and mazing to stand in front of that 7000 years old wonder. pictures doesn't do it justice.its good to visit early in the day before noon in the summer

Thank Trail286563
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to the pyramids of Gizeh is a must for all who visit Egypt. But it has some roles for every one who want to go there . You have to do : Never trust to any body who want to take your camera...More

Thank davidsmits1994
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ahmed will get you the best pictures of the Pyramids from the Camel instructors (Bedouins). My experience was so awesome that I have been 4 times in Cairo with friends and Family.( Optional evening dinner and sound and light show at the Pyramids of Giza.)...More

Thank glennlawrence
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very much eager to see. Pyramids. The serene views of pyramids will Capture all your attention and you would be fully indulge in that mesmerising world. Moreover, if you are in Cairo and planning to visit pyramids. Do the following. - Use uber...More

Thank Faysal N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Look the pyramids are cool. They are huge, it’s a great place to take a picture and see before you die. The issue is, foreigners who go see them are basically robbed. The “Tour” you go on with a guide will jack up the price...More

1  Thank Kareem K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most impressing site i’ve ever been building by humans. This is history, this is The most beautifull place in Egypt!

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April 3, 2018|
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Response from Ashwani B | Reviewed this property |
until 5 PM....yes cost around 250 to 400 Egyptian pound. they only accept Egyptian pound no other currency...so please have that
Ken W
February 11, 2018|
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Response from Thegypsygurl | Reviewed this property |
It would be advisable for you to make prior arrangements with your travel agency as there are no tuk tuks available in gizah and the sand makes it difficult for any kind of walker, though there is not too much of walking... More
Kendrick T
November 10, 2017|
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Response from Bachlakraboy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You do not necessarily need a tour guide. I caught a taxi from my hotel and negotiated a price of 200EGYP (recommend haggling them down to 150). This included driving there and back but also waited 2 hours whilst we... More