Kefre, The Second Pyramid

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  • Address: Al Ahram, Al Haram, Giza Governorate, Egypt, Cairo
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  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture
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The Pyramids of Cairo account for an incredible experience altogether. Kefre, the second pyramid adds to the same feeling. You could also enter the pyramid and explore the burial chamber of the tomb that is within the walls of Kefre. These iconic historic structures are to be witnessed in person. The television or clip will never be able to match up to a real experience. Therefore, do not miss the pyramids on a visit to Cairo. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Cairo itinerary 4 days.

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  • Kefre, The Second Pyramid Address: Al Ahram, Al Haram, Giza Governorate, Egypt, Cairo
  • Kefre, The Second Pyramid Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Kefre, The Second Pyramid: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 41.98% of people who visit Cairo include Kefre, The Second Pyramid in their plan

  • 34.78% of people start their Kefre, The Second Pyramid visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Kefre, The Second Pyramid

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

64.43% of people prefer walking in order to reach Kefre, The Second Pyramid

People normally club together Pyramids Of Giza and Sound And Light Show At Karnak while planning their visit to Kefre, The Second Pyramid.

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Kefre, The Second Pyramid Reviews & Ratings

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  • I didn't have very good cell service out there. There was just these big piles of stones stacked up in like a triangle shape. They were all old and dusty. Someone needs to remodel them, paint and shine them up and stuff. Then maybe people would want to see them. Also i didn't see any public restrooms inside the pyramid. Also no taco truck

  • The smallest in the giza necropolis.. still amazing

  • Absolutely staggering monument. The effect this place had on me when I looked up at these ancient colossal constructions was immense to say the least. I was lucky enough to enter one of them and view the internal structure. It was paradigm shifting. I was massively surprised that the proximity of the Pyramid site was so close to the City of Cairo but there we go, it makes sense when you are there in the flesh and not watching an Indiana Jones flick. Be careful when around the Pyramids as locals can harass you for money and place a serious rick on any valuables or children you may have with you.

  • The Pyramid of Menkaure is the smallest of the three main Pyramids of Giza, located on the Giza Plateau in the southwestern outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. It is thought to have been built to serve as the tomb of the fourth dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh Menkaure. Menkaure's pyramid had an original height of 65.5 meters (215 feet) and was the smallest of the three major pyramids at the Giza Necropolis. It now stands at 61 m (204 ft) tall with a base of 108.5 m. Its angle of incline is approximately 51°20′25″. It was constructed of limestone and granite. The first sixteen courses of the exterior were made of red granite[citation needed]. The upper portion was cased in the normal manner with Tura limestone. Part of the granite was left in the rough. Incomplete projects such as this pyramid help archaeologists understand the methods used to build pyramids and temples. South of the pyramid of Menkaure is three satellite pyramids that are each accompanied by a temple and have a substructure. The southernmost is the largest and a true pyramid. Its casing is partly of granite, like the main pyramid, and is believed to have been completed due to the limestone pyramidion found close by.[1] Neither of the other two progressed beyond the construction of the inner core.[2] wikipedia

  • The Pyramid of Menkaure was built in Giza Necropolis next to the huge pyramids of his ancestors Khufu and Khafre. This pyramid is visibly the smallest among the three notable pyramids of this necropolis, with a height of only 65.5 meters. It was constructed over a large base of 108.5 meters made of limestone.

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