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Giza Plateau, Giza

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Home to some of the most important and iconic structures created by man, Giza Plateau encompasses a barren area of sandy desert with the three Pyramids of Giza, now a World Heritage Site, as well as the enigmatic Great Sphinx sculpture. Take in the scale and historical importance of the main structures, either from the outside or on a tour of one of the pyramids' interiors. The tallest and oldest of the pyramids, the Great Pyramid of Giza, stands as the last intact of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Use our Giza day trip planning app to visit Giza Plateau on your trip to Giza, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Don't get me wrong, the Giza plateau is one of the best historic place I've ever seen and it's worth the trip! You can see there the Sphinx and the Pyramids. I paid the entrance fee and took an... 
    Don't get me wrong, the Giza plateau is one of the best historic place I've ever seen and it's worth the trip! You can see there the Sphinx and the Pyramids. I paid the entrance fee and took an...  more »
  • Amazing as usual 3rd trip and it still gives that wow factor. Reason for the 4 stars is simple for a tourist attraction which is up there with the best the plateau is a disgusting tip for everyones... 
    Amazing as usual 3rd trip and it still gives that wow factor. Reason for the 4 stars is simple for a tourist attraction which is up there with the best the plateau is a disgusting tip for everyones...  more »
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  • It's the freaking pyramids... they are amazing and a global icon of ancient history and travel. The area needs investment and clean up-- for sure. But, come on, it's an incredible location which every person should be able to see. Grab a carriage and bargain for 250 LE for the whole trip around the site-- it's worth it. Give the guy 50 le if he does a good job, 100 if he's great. Be wary of price gouging camel guides-- agree upon a fair price ahead of time. Never more than 200 LE for any photo opportunity. Just be nice, but be firm. It's an amazing location and should be visited in the early morning. If you are a student, bring your ID and you'll get a discount.
  • Visited on a trip while staying in Hurghada .Very long day . The best thing I would say is that you can say you have seen them .Not that impressed not what I thought they would be a bit disappointed .Camel rides and horse and carriage are 200 Egyptian pounds each person very rough ride in carriages would recommend camels

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