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Keops Pyramid

Giza, Cairo 12111, Egypt
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Ranked #2 of 155 Attractions in Cairo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins
Traveler Description: An ancient arab proverb says it all, "Man fears time; time fears the pyramids".  The Pyramid of Khufu (Keops in Greek) is the only remaining wonder... more »
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Had an amazing time visiting the pyramids- on the day we visited I was the only tourist which was slightly daunting as everyone was hissing, asking for photos and following me. Luckily my boyfriend is Egyptian and could handle the situation BUT I would not advice females to visit on their own or without a tour guild. It was very... More

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Saskatchewan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

The pyramids are great, and the camel ride with the pyramids in the background is a once in a lifetime experience.

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Riverside, CT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Stunning, mind blowing how they put them together so accurately. Very quiet right now, so few tourists.

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Buffalo, New York
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is the biggest pyramid of them all. Just ignore the vendors because all they have is junk to sell. You must go around to the west side for the best photo shots. Here it is less crowded and you should have a photo on a camel. This is worth the entire trip. You can also climb a few few... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

You have to go at least once...because you can't believe how magnificent they are until you are there in person...it is pure magic!

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Iconic must see sight in Giza. I didnt go inside, as there were limited visitors allowed, but just amazing to see this pyramid for real : )

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

It's still a marvel to see this man-made structure in all it's might. Just watch out for vendors who offer some souvenirs for sale, if you are interested, do buy them as it is their only source of livelihood.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

When you think of a pyramid, you really do think of keops. Why? this is a traditional pyramid. History comes alive

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Well, what else can you say - many people come to Egypt just to see this - it is huge, it is amazing, it is a wonder of the world. Just do it!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you have travelled all the way to Egypt the you cannot miss visiting Keyops Pyramid and go inside you will regret not doing it... I am! Don't talk to the people selling items unless you want to purchase something and then always ask your guide to get it for you, they can on occasion get it cheaper. Do not... More

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