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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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The oldest pyramid in Egypt (probably) is being restored. Unforunately entrance remains prohebited. The whole complex is most interesting. The heb-sed court, the cobra-wall... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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brasschaat, belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The oldest pyramid in Egypt (probably) is being restored. Unforunately entrance remains prohebited. The whole complex is most interesting. The heb-sed court, the cobra-wall, the hypostile entrance, the chapels, everything. Remember its age. One should have seen this when staying in nearby Cairo. Work is still going on. The area around is a gigantic cimetery: the archaeologists still have work... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Little did we realize there are so many pyramids throughout Cairo to see. We visited El Giza, of course, and Saqqara and Dashur, all worth a look. There is a lot to see at this site and I recommend you go with a guide.

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Mek'ele, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 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 1 week 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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