Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Giza

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A World Heritage Site, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids once provided the final resting place for the pharaohs and nobles of Memphis. The ensemble of pyramids and mastabas (tombs made of mud bricks) covers a huge area of the desert--this site was used as a burial ground for around 3,000 years. The main structures include the Pyramid of Djoser, constructed by the royal architect Imhotep--it's possibly the oldest intact stone building in the world. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Giza using our trip planner.
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  • My 13 year old though got bored with our Egypt tour.recommended for people who loves history .however I enjoyed and was thrilled to see what we read in our childhood  more »
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