The Pyramids of Giza are one of the best tourist places in Egypt

Pyramids of Giza in Egypt


The pyramids of Giza are located in the city of Giza, Egypt, on the western bank of the Nile River above the Giza plateau. It consists of three pyramids (Khufu - Khafre - Menkaure).

The Pyramids of Giza are one of the most important pharaonic monuments in Egypt, dating back more than 7000 BC

The pyramids of Giza are royal tombs, each bearing the name of the king who built it and was buried in it. The pyramidal building is the pinnacle of architectural engineering creativity in the Pharaonic era.

The Pyramids of Giza are among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

The best activities that you can do in the pyramids of Giza


You can wander between the three pyramids and see the most magnificent Pharaonic architectural building throughout history and see the creations of the ancient Pharaonic engineer and wander between the pyramids from inside and outside to see some of the pharaonic decorations and inscriptions and take the most beautiful memorial photos


You can ride on the back of a camel that you rent for a part of the time walk around one of the three pyramids and spend the best time


• You can also visit the ship of Khufu, which was called the chariot of the sun. In 1954, at the base of the Great Pyramid, Egyptian archaeologist Kamal al-Malakh discovered two roofed pits at the base of the southern pyramid of Khufu. At the bottom of one of them was found a dismantled ship elaborately carved from cedar wood, the number of parts of the boat was 1224, complete with its units, including five pairs of oars, two steering fins, and a cabin

 Khufu pyramid


The pyramid of Khufu is located among the three pyramids on the Giza plateau and is the largest of the three pyramids. The pyramid was built by order of King Khufu to be a tomb for him and his family and the construction continued for 20 years from 2560 BC until the year 2540 BC.

The minister, Ham Iono, engineered and supervised the construction process because he was very familiar with engineering matters, and the height of the pyramid reached 147 meters.

Entry card prices and visiting times for the Khufu pyramid

The price of an entry ticket to the Pyramid of Khufu, the largest of Egypt's pyramids, is 200 pounds for tourists, and 100 pounds for students.

The pyramid is available to visit all days of the week from 8:00 in the morning until 17:00.

Khafre's pyramid


The pyramid of Khafre is the middle pyramid among the pyramids of Egypt. It was built by King Khafre, the fourth king of the Fourth Dynasty, the son of King Khufu. It is attributed to him carving the rock of the Sphinx, and Khafre called his pyramid the name (the Great).

Within his hierarchical group, schist statues were found in the private valley temple, among them a statue of the most beautiful produced by Egyptian sculpture, 

Entry card prices and visiting times for the Khafre pyramid

The price of the entry ticket for one person is 40 pounds and for students 20 pounds

Khafre's pyramid is available to visit all days of the week from 8:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the evening.

The Pyramid of Menkaure is the smallest of the three Giza pyramids


The pyramid of Menkaure is one of the smallest of the three pyramids in Giza. It was built to be the tomb of King Menkaure and his family. The pyramid is located a few hundred meters southwest of the pyramid of Khufu and the pyramid of Khafre, where it is believed that it was completed in the twenty-sixth century BC. It is 61 meters high with a base of 108.5 meters, and it was built of limestone and granite, and at the end of the second century

Entry card prices and visiting times for the Menkaure pyramid

The price of the entry ticket for one tourist is 40 pounds and for students 20 pounds

Menkaure's pyramid is available to visit all days of the week from 8:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the evening

The best hotels near the Pyramids of Giza

Mena House Hotel is 5 stars, one of the best hotels in Giza Governorate, and it is a ten-minute walk from the site of the pyramids

Received excellent reviews from visitors in terms of the site, services, system, and cleanliness




Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence is a 5-star hotel, one of the best hotels in Egypt, half an hour's drive from the Pyramids site.

Received excellent reviews from visitors in terms of service, location, order, and cleanliness



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