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Address: Cairo, Egypt
Phone Number: 0123456789
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This is one of the most extensive archaeological sites comprising many...

This is one of the most extensive archaeological sites comprising many important monuments such as the Step Pyramid of Djoser, Pyramid of Unas, Pyramid of Sekhemket, Mastaba of Ti and the deep underground Persian Tombs.

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Saqqara Highlights: Private Guided Day Tour from Cairo
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Private Tour: Memphis and Sakkara
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Full Day Tour in Giza Saqqara and Memphis Including Entrance

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Not only is the step-pyramid very interesting, but there is a tomb under another old pyramid close by that you can go inside that is extremely worth seeing! Our guide from Memphis... read more

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Mek'ele, Ethiopia
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Mek'ele, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Not only is the step-pyramid very interesting, but there is a tomb under another old pyramid close by that you can go inside that is extremely worth seeing! Our guide from Memphis Tours gave us much needed explanation and the inside scoop on going into the other tomb, so that was a big help!

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Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is under construction, so we cannot go near this. only seen from outside. The oldest Pyramid in Egypt.

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Thank Abdulrauf A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The most well preserved pyramid temple is located here, it was amazing to see something built 4000+ years ago look like a modern structure. We were blown away with the history. There are vendors inside that want to sell you things, but very friendly and not too pushy. We were with a tour guide so the vendors bothered us less.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not much else out here, but nice to do if you have time. It's interesting to see how the pyramids started

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Saqqara is a region of historic significance with nice pyramids worth seeing. The step pyramids serving as burial grounds of ancient capital of Egypt, Memphis.

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Aswan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Saqqara is one of the most extensive archaeological sites in Egypt! It was the cemetery for Memphis, the capital of Ancient Egypt, yet it is still one of the virgin archaeological sites, despite the fact that so much has already been found here! The site is dominated by the Step Pyramid of King Zoser, which goes back to 2700 BC.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This piramid has a lot of history involved. It is older than the Gize's and is different as can be seen. Moreover, in the surroundings other places can be found, with wall paintings and more. It is a must seeing in Egypt.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is tragic to view a site of such tremendous significance both to Egyptian national identify and our shared human heritage in such a abysmally managed state.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To stand at the foot of this pyramid is beyond ones grasp. Blocks of stone weighing 7 tonnes... being larges than many people in stature! One cannot appreciate the skill and workmanship unless if you stand there in person! Amasing and overwhelming!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first real effort made by a pharaoh at a large pyramid. I came here with a passionate and enthusiastic guide, whose depth of understanding and appreciation of pyramids and pharaonic culture made this a memorable visit. When planning for this particular site, at least, look for a guide who knows and loves history. It makes it SO... More 

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