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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  • The place was over our desires. The surveys said it's an extraordinary spot to visit. They are correct we as a whole truly making the most of our visit!  more »
  • These pyramids are older than the ones at Giza and not as many people visit here. There were only a few other people besides us. We went inside the largest one. Interesting but nothing inside. Still f...  more »
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