Pyramids of Giza, Giza

4.4
#2 of 141 in Things to do in Giza
Must see · World heritage site · Ruin · Historic Site
The last of the original Seven Wonders of the World, Pyramids of Giza include a complex of World Heritage-listed ancient monuments, including the Great Pyramid. Dating back to around 2560 BCE, the pyramids were built by thousands of workers under the command of successive pharaohs, with teams of men carving millions of stone blocks at nearby quarries, transporting them to the site, then lifting them into position. The pyramids were used as tombs for the pharaohs, with interior temples, chambers, and galleries filled with offerings. The three main pyramids testify to the power of the pharaohs and the ingenuity of the ancient Egyptians--they have also inspired countless artists, architects, and rulers since their construction. To visit Pyramids of Giza and other attractions in Giza, use our Giza online visit planner.
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  • This was my dream since I was in my school to see the most important one of ancient seven wonders of the world..standing infront of the pyramids was incredible...we enjoyed walking around the view of....  more »
  • The highlight of our trip! To actually get to see these was amazing. To think that these have been here for over 200 years and are still in really great condition. They are the only thing you can see....  more »

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